Army chief: '2-fingered virginity test' is key

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — The commander of Indonesia’s armed forces has defended the use of invasive virginity tests for women who want to join the military. On Thursday, a human more…

White House ratchets terrorist alarm in U.S.

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989005" align="aligncenter" width="600"] ISIS on U.S. soil? Even top executive officials in the United States now think it's possible.[/caption] The Obama administration has spent years downplaying the more…

AP misquotes pope on 'angel of peace'

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_2020055" align="alignright" width="600"] Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Pope Francis[/caption] WASHINGTON – Pope Francis evoked shock when it was widely reported he called the Holocaust-denying Palestinian President more…

Bishop: Christian persecution at 'unprecedented' levels

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2023465" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Christians are the most persecuted of all religious believers, a bishop said.[/caption] An estimated 100,000 Christians are killed each year around the world solely more…

WHO pursues reforms after Ebola criticism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) After withering criticism for letting the Ebola outbreak spiral out of control, the World Health Organization's director is pushing for several reforms. The WHO will create more…

ISIS captures Iraqi city of Ramadi

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2022815" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ramadi falls to ISIS.[/caption] ISIS terrorists took over the key Iraqi city of Ramadi, killing at least 500 and sending 8,000 fleeing, provincial officials more…