Iran condemns U.S. action in Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Iran's supreme leader accused the United States on Sunday of trying to retake control of Iraq by exploiting sectarian rivalries, as Sunni insurgents drove towards Baghdad more…

Al-Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Three Al Jazeera journalists were jailed for seven years in Egypt on Monday after a court convicted them of helping a "terrorist organisation" by spreading lies, in a more…

Mayors seek moratorium on Somali refugees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The mayor of Springfield, Massachusetts has asked the federal government for a moratorium on sending refugees to the city, claiming that newly arrived families create a more…

Report: Meriam Ibrahim 'freed' by Sudan court

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="1rN2Vmbjr4yLmizBNiZylStkocjeHbVQ" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNN) -- A Sudanese woman who had been sentenced to death because she declined to renounce her Christian faith has been freed, her lawyer said Monday. Meriam Yehya more…

Top political voice pulls U-turn on U.S. in Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_665181" align="aligncenter" width="600"] John Bolton[/caption] Former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton, a proponent of America's 2003 invasion of Iraq, argued in a radio interview on Sunday the more…

Scandal of fiddled global-warming data

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — When future generations try to understand how the world got carried away around the end of the 20th century by the panic over global warming, few more…

Muslim teen faces death threats for pro-Israel video

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_983995" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mohammad Zoabi[/caption] A Muslim Arab teenager receiving death threats for posting a YouTube video in which he expressed solidarity with three kidnapped Israeli youths more…

Al-Qaida factions reuniting under ISIS

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_984695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sunni fighters under the ISIS banner[/caption] WASHINGTON – Rival al-Qaida jihadist militant groups are begrudgingly praising the exploits of the Islamic State of Iraq more…

Mom accuses Obama of stonewalling pleas for help

by Gina Loudon -- [caption id="attachment_897371" align="aligncenter" width="600"] U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi[/caption] The Obama administration apparently is stonewalling pleas for help for an American Marine who said he took a wrong more…