Poachers kill 90 elephants with cyanide

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Almost 90 elephants have been slaughtered by poachers who poisoned them with industrial cyanide, authorities in Zimbabwe said Wednesday. Rangers in the Hwange National Park discovered more…

2 popes reaching out to atheists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) VATICAN CITY — Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI has emerged from his self-imposed silence inside the Vatican walls to publish a lengthy letter to one of more…

Key conservative in Vatican gets boot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Scott Greer Pope Francis, who has been shocking the world with statements on faith and practice that seem conciliatory toward non-Catholic beliefs, demoted an outspoken and highly more…

Regime adviser: Russia to 'safeguard' chemical weapons

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor’s Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah’s G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, for monthly trials, more…

Frightening new assault on homeschooling

by Bob Unruh -- Among major democratic nations, homeschooling already is banned in Germany, under a Hitler-era law, and in Sweden, where authorities have taken offspring out of their family's arms to more…

4,188 Dutch killed by euthanasia last year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) Voluntary euthanasia or physician assisted suicide, where a doctor is present while a patient kills themselves, usually by drinking a strong barbiturate potion, has been legal more…

Britain's 'white widow' eyed in Kenya attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK DAILY NEWS) A British mother who has been dubbed the “White Widow” and is wanted for plotting terrorist attacks, is the subject of growing speculation that more…

Obama pursues nuke talks with Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) President Obama announced Tuesday that he's directed Secretary of State John Kerry to pursue a new round of talks with Iran over its nuclear program, amid more…

Kenya claims upper hand in mall hostage crisis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Nairobi, Kenya (CNN) -- Several gunmen remain inside a besieged mall in Nairobi, Kenya, two senior officials said, as a deadly standoff between Kenyan forces and terrorists stretches into more…