North Korea threatens attack on White House

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — North Korea has threatened unspecified attacks on the US in an escalation of a war of words following the Sony Pictures cyber-attacks. In a fiery statement, more…

Pope scorches 'lust for power' at Vatican

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — Pope Francis issued a blistering critique on Monday of the Vatican bureaucracy that serves him, denouncing how some people lust for power at all costs, live more…

God's promise to Israel endures

by Focus on Israel -- In Genesis Chapter 12, God promised Abraham a land of his own, that he would be made into a great nation and that he would be blessed. Many more…

Driver yelling 'Allahu Akbar!' hits 11 in crowd

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — A driver shouting "Allahu Akbar" ("God is greatest") ploughed into pedestrians in eastern France Sunday, injuring 11 of them, just a day after a man more…

Court: Orangutan has human right to freedom

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — BUENOS AIRES — An orangutan held in an Argentine zoo can be freed and transferred to a sanctuary after a court recognized the ape as a "non-human more…

Obama: Sony hacks not act of war, GOP disagrees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — President Obama and Republicans in Washington clashed on Sunday over how to characterize the alleged North Korean hack of Sony's network. In an interview with CNN more…

CDC 'tracking 1,400 possible Ebola cases in U.S.'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THEGATEWAYPUNDIT) — The left-leaning Politifact website came out with their “Lie of the Year” award this week. This year the liberal outfit announced the Ebola scare was the more…

Chinese annoyance with N. Korea bubbles to surface

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — BEIJING — When a retired Chinese general with impeccable Communist Party credentials recently wrote a scathing account of North Korea as a recalcitrant ally headed for more…