Purple Heart for a yellow dog?

by Drew Zahn -- U.S. Marines found Sandy in the streets of Qal'ah-ye Now, Afghanistan – beaten, malnourished ...  and pregnant. But after Sandy, under the Marines' nursing care, gave birth to more…

'Global warming' iced by 'coldest days ever'

by Bob Unruh -- It’s been a bad week for global warming. Cairo saw its first snow in 100 years. Oregon, like several other states, reached its coldest temperature in 40 years. more…

Nigella Lawson let her 'children smoke weed'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — NIGELLA Lawson allowed her children to smoke cannabis, a court heard yesterday. The accusation about the TV celebrity chef came when a personal assistant accused of more…

Bethlehem: Church of Nativity gets facelift

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hoaTJuaToAgfE7qwLXLOWY7vJfCLVQ5f" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (DESERETNEWS) — BETHLEHEM, West Bank — As visitors descend upon Bethlehem this holiday season, they will notice a different look for the Church of more…

Chuck Norris takes on Iran and N. Korea

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_226313" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Chuck Norris"][/caption] World champion tough guy Chuck Norris knows a good soldier never leaves a man behind. So despite near silence from America's commander more…

Sudden threat endangers Hillary's 2016 run

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – A threat to Hillary Clinton's much anticipated 2016 presidential campaign appears to be developing in Egypt where that nation's government is taking steps to criminalize more…

Obama plan gives Jerusalem holy sites to ...

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_561469" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu"][/caption] TEL AVIV – Secretary of State John Kerry quietly presented a U.S. more…

Christian sentenced to life in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMESOFISRAEL) — CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian criminal court convicted three Christians Saturday of killing a Muslim man, a judicial official and the state news agency said, in more…

Calling for abolition of monarchy still illegal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) A 165-year-old law that threatens anyone calling for the abolition of the monarchy with life imprisonment is technically still in force – after the Ministry of more…

Iceland jails bank bosses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) An Icelandic court sentenced four former Kaupthing bankers to jail on Thursday for market abuses related to a large stake taken in the bank by a Qatari more…