General: 'Idiotic' to taunt al-Qaida

by F. Michael Maloof -- [ooyala code="Qzd2ViazrDRmaBx1FyEpcfy-z5fLp7aD" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON – President Obama's description of al-Qaida in a recent New Yorker interview  as a "jayvee," or junior varsity, team is "idiotic," charges retired U.S. more…

Swedes buy insurance to skip long health lines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) One in ten Swedes now has private health insurance, often through their employers, with some recipients stating it makes business sense to be seen quickly rather more…

McCain: Obama worse than Carter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), who has alternated between working with President Obama and serving as one of his biggest antagonists, said Tuesday that the president has more…

Israel 'foils al-Qaida plot' on U.S. embassy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JERUSALEM POST) The Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) announced on Wednesday that it arrested three Palestinians from east Jerusalem recruited online by an al-Qaida operative in Gaza, who more…

5 nations report threats against Olympic athletes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Five European countries said Wednesday that they have received messages containing terrorist threats ahead of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, but Russian organizers and the more…

Congressman pleads for Christian pastor's life

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_331431" align="aligncenter" width="650" caption="Saeed Abedini and his family."][/caption] A Texas congressman charges the State Department is mishandling the case of American pastor Saeed Abedini, who is being more…

Pentagon offers Russians anti-IED technology

by F. Michael Maloof --   WASHINGTON – The Pentagon has agreed to provide Russian security forces with counter-terrorism technology to confront the mounting threat of attack by Islamic militants on the Winter more…