Afghan police: Explosions, gunfire rock Kabul

by -NO AUTHOR- -- KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan police say that a loud explosion has been heard in the Afghan capital Kabul, followed by gunfire. Gen. Mohammad Zahir, Kabul's police chief, more…

Israel 'foils Hamas plot' for large-scale attacks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Shin Bet security service said Thursday it had uncovered a vast Hamas network in the West Bank that was planning large-scale attacks against Israelis more…

Iran: 'Americans have clearly surrendered'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREEBEACON) — VIENNA—Top Iranian leaders have been celebrating a recently inked extension in nuclear negotiations with the West, with leading military figures and politicians saying that the deal more…

ISIS executes 2 men suspected of being 'gay'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (IBTIMES) — The Islamic State group reportedly executed two people in the Syrian province of Deir el-Zour Tuesday. Their crime? Being gay. This is the first report that more…

'Murderers' are 'victims' in Palestinian media report

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_937251" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Mahmoud Abbas[/caption] Much like the pugnacious little boy who comes home from school to complain that "little Johnny" hit him in the fist with more…

Dangerous sunspot aligning with Earth again

by F. Michael Maloof -- A massive sunspot capable of knocking out communications and power is once again aligning with Earth. Renamed Active Region 12192, because it is a sunspot that has come more…

U.N. human-rights chief scolds U.S. on race

by Curtis Ellis -- [caption id="attachment_1457185" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Prince Zeid Raad[/caption] In the wake of a grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson, Missouri, police Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death more…

Boy preacher urges kids to be suicide bombers

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="9rbGd3cTpTe_-3HdEzmwyB5FTg1aNn4i" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] An ISIS propaganda video features a pint-sized Muslim preacher exhorting fellow Muslims to hurry and "purchase your place in paradise" by becoming a martyr for more…