Paris builds barrier around Eiffel Tower

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) Paris is spending 20 million euros ($22 million) to build a protective barrier around the Eiffel Tower to replace temporary structures that were put up after a more…

Iran fires another missile from launch pad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Iran launched another missile Wednesday from the same launch pad east of Tehran where it conducted a previous ballistic missile test last month, an official told more…

U.S. visitors may have to reveal social-media passwords

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Arstechnica) U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has informed Congress that the DHS is considering requiring refugees and visa applicants from seven Muslim-majority nations to hand more…

Wikipedia bans Daily Mail as 'unreliable' source

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Wikipedia editors have voted to ban the Daily Mail as a source for the website in all but exceptional circumstances after deeming the news group “generally more…

ISIS attacking Israel with rockets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY MAIL) Islamic State has claimed responsibility for rocket fire on the Israeli resort of Eilat launched from Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. During the attack, four projectiles were fired more…

Fed-up cop blows whistle on immigrant crime

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4121551" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Officer Peter Springare[/caption] A Swedish police officer and senior investigator in the serious-crimes division is under internal investigation after taking to Facebook to describe more…

Archaeologists announce new Dead Sea Scrolls discovery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4120821" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Entrance to Dead Sea Scrolls Cave 12 (Photo: Casey L. Olson and Oren Gutfeld)[/caption] It hasn't happened since 1956, but Israeli archaeologists are announcing more…