H5N2 bird-flu areas sealed off in N. China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (XINHUANET) — SHIJIAZHUANG, Dec. 22 -- Areas within 3 km of a farm in north China's Hebei Province, the site of an H5N2 bird flu outbreak in poultry, more…

Cathay: $7.5 billion order for Boeing jets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST) — Cathay Pacific Airways, Asia's biggest international carrier, will order 21 Boeing 777X-9X jets valued at US$7.5 billion, betting on the newest twin-aisle offering more…

New mess for 'Zero Dark Thirty' probers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI HERALD) — WASHINGTON -- More than two years after sensitive information about the Osama bin Laden raid was disclosed to Hollywood filmmakers, Pentagon and CIA investigations haven’t more…

Antibiotic resistant gene found in Chinese river

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DigitalJournal) An antibiotic resistance gene has been detected in wastewater treatment plants in northern China, according to a new report. The discovery could trigger a rise in antimicrobial more…

South Sudan gunfire hurts 4 U.S. troops

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) A mission to evacuate Americans from South Sudan was aborted Saturday when an aircraft carrying U.S. military members was fired upon as it prepared to land in more…

Spacewalkers do repairs quicker than expected

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) Two NASA spacewalkers started fixing the International Space Station's cooling system more quickly than expected on Saturday, with no sign of the helmet-flooding problem that led more…

Britain may fill U.S. void in Mideast

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…

Russia braces for Olympic terror

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…