Iran's biggest enemies have change of heart

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – It’s not only Saudi Arabia. Now major U.S. allies Turkey and Qatar are discussing developing closer relations with Russia at the expense of America, according to more…

NSA recorded 124 billion calls in month

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="V2bHhiZzr7h8lQPFQZ_m-ouQ2CNAw3TE" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (FREEBEACON) — The National Security Administration recorded information about more than 124 billion phone calls during a 30-day period earlier this year, including around 3 more…

Merkel's cellphone tapped by U.S.?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="NrbXg5ZzolhbVw0MfhWsorTAn-f1wfLs" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (AP) The German government says Chancellor Angela Merkel has called President Barack Obama after receiving information that U.S. intelligence may have targeted her mobile phone. more…

Pope banishes 'bling bishop'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst, the "bling bishop" of Limburg, has been temporarily suspended from his post by the pope. In a statement released on Wednesday, the more…

Facebook policing beheading videos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="RkOXY5ZzpX885RZEv7_7DN7fD3msi8aO" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNNMONEY.COM) Facebook has enacted a murky, case-by-case policy on violent content, setting the company on a precarious path. Facebook (FB, Fortune 500)temporarily banned graphic, violent content from more…

30 years ago: Beirut barracks bombing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="I0YXY5ZzomJj8yTRB_grRepN1fTo1THc" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (FOX NEWS) It was Oct. 21, 1983, when the parents of Lt. William Scott Sommerhof received a letter from the 25-year-old Marine serving in Beirut, more…

Prince George christened with River Jordan water

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Zpbm85Zzr-hYrHy8dEFypwzSH4VMM7Cv" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (LONDON DAILY MAIL) Prince George has been christened at St James's Palace today as the world was given only its second public glimpse of the more…

China poisoning dogs in U.S.?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="RsbW85ZzpvlZnH_9aOjtPLk94lyQFZ73" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (NBC NEWS) Nearly 600 pets have died and more than 3,600 have been sickened in an ongoing, mysterious outbreak of illnesses tied to jerky treats more…

Media Matters snagged in Benghazi deceit

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – In their new e-book, "The Benghazi Hoax,” Media Matters for America executives David Brock and Ari Rabin-Havt dispute the claim that highly trained Special Forces were more…

Saudis plan 'major shift' away from U.S.

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Saudi Arabia's intelligence chief, Prince Bandar bin Sultan, said his country will make a "major shift" away from its relationship with the United States in more…