Motorcycle mob slaughters Christian village

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Suspected Boko Haram militants, who arrived on motorcycles throwing bombs, raided a mostly Christian town in Nigeria's northeast after nightfall on Saturday, residents and a military more…

ISIS gains endorsement of Egyptian jihadis

by F. Michael Maloof -- BEIRUT, Lebanon – In the race between al-Qaida and the Islamic State to lead global jihad, Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has scored a big one in more…

'Super-Pope' becomes homosexuality hero

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_1456225" align="aligncenter" width="600"] SuperPope grafitti originally near Vatican, by MauPal[/caption] Look up in the sky! A bird? A plane? No, it's the Super-Pope! Pope Francis is increasingly more…

Iran threatens 'direct action' against ISIS

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_962041" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Iran's Revolutionary Guard[/caption] BEIRUT, Lebanon – Iran has signaled that it may take "direct action" if Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, more…

More than 16,000 sickened with Ebola

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) The number of people with Ebola in west Africa has risen above 16,000, with the death toll from the outbreak reaching almost 7,000, the World Health more…

Puns are now punishable in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Digital Journal) It sounds like a joke, but it's true. According to The Guardian, the State Administration for Press, Publication, Radio, Film, and Television in China has ordered more…