Titanic captain 'drunk when ship hit iceberg'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE SUN) — The captain of the Titanic may have been under the influence of alcohol when the liner hit an iceberg, according to a never-seen-before letter. Survivor more…

Wolf-whistling to mean criminal record?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — Watch out lads. Wolf-whistling and catcalling when you see a pretty girl might land you in trouble. Call it street culture, but it could be outlawed more…

Top Democrat's speeches for terrorist group probed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) -- The Treasury Department’s counterterrorism arm is investigating speaking fees paid to a longtime Democratic Party leader who is among the most vocal advocates for Iranian more…

U.S. 'should be ashamed' of Gaza rhetoric

by -NO AUTHOR- -- JERUSALEM – The U.S. should be "ashamed" of issuing an official statement on the current violence in Gaza that called on "both sides" – Israel and Hamas – more…

Iran pressing Gaza jihadists on rocket attacks

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Iran has been pressing jihadist groups in Gaza to continue firing rockets into Israel, Egyptian security officials told WND. Egyptian intelligence officials have been mediating more…

U.S. frets about N. Korea in Mideast

by Stewart Stogel -- NEW YORK – The United Nations Security Council holds a special ministerial meeting on the crisis in the Middle East this week, and one topic overshadowing the gathering more…

'Rogue' U.S. soldier kills Afghan civilians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — A U.S. soldier in Afghanistan has killed at least 16 civilians and wounded five after entering their homes in Kandahar province, senior local officials say. He more…

Iron Dome foils 90% of Gaza missiles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) — The Iron Dome system has intercepted 90 percent of missile attacks on urban centers during the latest rocket bombardment from Gaza. The expensive systems more…

U.S. 'seriously' considers strike on Syria

by Aaron Klein -- The Obama administration and its allies and international partners have begun "serious discussions" about possible military action in Syria, the Washington Post reported today. Last month, WND was more…