China intervenes to support tumbling yuan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WSJ) BEIJING—China intervened to prop up the yuan Wednesday, according to people familiar with the matter, just a day after it had let it decline sharply, underscoring the more…

Photo shows Croat beheaded by ISIS in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) CAIRO — An online image circulated Wednesday purported to show a Croatian hostage held by the Islamic State group’s Egyptian affiliate beheaded. The still image, more…

Schumer working phones on Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) With liberal groups furious over his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal, Sen. Chuck Schumer has been quietly reaching out to dozens of his colleagues to explain more…

Presidential candidate has secret Cruz missile

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_2315295" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "The Transfiguration" by Raphael[/caption] WASHINGTON – At first glance, the casual observer probably would not notice the painting above is about bringing the world more…

OPEC just kicked oil into the $30s

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Increased pumping by OPEC as Chinese demand appears to be slackening could drive oil to the lowest prices since the peak of the financial crisis. West more…

'Bloodbath' warning as police beat migrants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — KOS (Greece) (AFP) - Overwhelmed police on the Greek island of Kos on Tuesday beat migrants with truncheons and sprayed them with fire extinguishers as its more…

Cecil's cub killed, hopes dim for other 7

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) In a sad repercussion of the illegal slaughter of Cecil the lion by a trophy-hunting American dentist, a rival cat killed one of the beloved lion's more…

ISIS massacres 2,000 civilians in Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHRISTIAN POST) ERBIL, Iraq — Thousands of displaced Arab refugees, including a large number of Christians and Yazidis, are continuing to flee Iraq following the Islamic State's mass more…