Pope Francis launches Vatican Bank purge

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – In yet another dramatic attempt to introduce financial discipline and order to the Vatican, Pope Francis replaced on Wednesday four of the five cardinals overseeing more…

Shades of KGB spotted at Olympics

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Informed sources say there is growing concern that even with a security force of 100,000 that is four times that of the 2012 Olympics in London more…

Hariri assassination trial opens

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) The trial in absentia of four Hezbollah members accused of murdering former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri in 2005 has begun at a UN-backed tribunal at The more…

Egypt's constitution passing with flying colors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) An overwhelming majority of Egyptians who voted on the country's new constitution have backed the draft charter, a senior Egyptian official said Thursday. The official told more…

U.N. reports mass executions in Northern Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) A recent series of mass executions attributed to jihadist rebels in Syria may constitute war crimes and crimes against humanity, Navi Pillay, the United Nations more…

International pedophile ring live-streamed sex abuse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Child abuse investigators have dismantled an organized crime group that live-streamed child sexual abuse to order from the Philippines. Britain's National Crime Agency said Thursday that more…

Fukushima workers ordered to return salary money

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Natural News) Many of the power plant workers and their families who were evacuated after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, and later given compensation by the utility for more…

U.K. defense adviser: Obama is clueless

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY BEAST) Sir Hew Strachan, an expert on the history of war, says that the president’s strategic failures in Afghanistan and Syria have crippled America’s position in the more…