Russia forecasts recession in 2015

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) MOSCOW — After months of insisting that Russia could weather sanctions and plunging oil prices, Moscow has for the first time acknowledged that the economy more…

ISIS leader's wife, son detained in Lebanon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Lebanese officials say authorities have detained a wife and son of the Islamic State’s leader. The two were detained 10 days ago using fake identification cards. more…

Bloody Christmas: 'Spectacular attack' alert

by Bob Unruh -- Another coordinated terror attack using jetliners, reminiscent of 9/11, could be in the works, according to an airport-security source cited by a London paper. "We've been told that more…

Muhammad most popular baby name – in Britain!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9wcWsxcjo3izoKSMVbixxTycOTPhB7VH" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DAILYMAIL) — For years Muhammad has been racing up the chart of the country’s most popular baby names – and now he has been joined more…

Pope: Protect Christians in Mideast

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — ISTANBUL — Pope Francis and his counterpart in the Orthodox Church on Sunday vowed to work together to prevent an exodus of Christians from the Middle more…