Gaza to be declared ISIS 'caliphate'

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_2032555" align="aligncenter" width="596"] ISIS supporters in Gaza[/caption] TEL AVIV – Marking a significant development in Mideast affairs, Salafists in the Gaza Strip plan to officially pledge allegiance more…

Hundreds burned in 'gay' festival stunt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Hundreds of people were burned, including about 200 who suffered serious injuries, at a "gay" festival in Taiwan over the weekend when a colorful special-effects stunt using "highly more…

Robot kills man at Volkswagen plant

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="t4dGMwdjrZ0Z_FjUcYtF1SSoUjvPQE1y" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (THE LOCAL) — The incident occurred on Monday as a Volkswagen factory in Baunatal, Hesse, when the 21-year-old man from another company was working on more…

Court rules on cop's request for Sabbath off

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ADVENTIST REVIEW) — A Seventh-day Adventist traffic police officer in Costa Rica has won a landmark court ruling that exempts him from working on Sabbath. Paul Rivera Nuñez, more…

Sinai attacks kill 64 Egyptian soldiers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) The latest news on the coordinated militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that killed 64 soldiers (all times local): Egyptian security officials say 64 soldiers more…

Liberia reports 2nd case of Ebola

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Liberia confirmed a second case of Ebola on Tuesday, just a day after the first case since the virus was declared eliminated in May. It's bad more…

Obama: Let's lift trade embargo off Cuba

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2175825" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The United States and Cuba are poised to open embassies.[/caption] Five-plus decades of hostilities with Cuba are coming to an end as President Obama more…

Rubio to Obama: 'Walk away' from Iran talks

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1922555" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Marco Rubio[/caption] Sen. Marco Rubio, one of the leading Republican candidates for the 2016 race to the White House, sent a stern message President more…

Terrorist takes selfie with beheaded victim

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — The top suspect in the beheading of a businessman that French authorities are calling a terrorist attack took a "selfie" photo with the slain victim and more…

Greece defaults on $1.7 billion payment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONEY.CNN) — In a dramatic but widely expected step, Greece formally defaulted on a $1.7 billion payment to the International Monetary Fund early Wednesday in Athens. Greece became more…