U.N. tries to halt Israeli defense

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Delia M Arias De Leon UNITED NATIONS – Amid Israel's efforts to demilitarize the Hamas stronghold in Gaza and protect its citizens from an ongoing barrage of more…

San Fran: No. 2 in elephant-killing ivory imports

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Two elaborately carved elephant tusks stand inside a display case at the Canton Bazaar in San Francisco's Chinatown, elegant reminders of a tragic, escalating world crisis. more…

Obama quietly expands government's 'watchlist'

by -NO AUTHOR- --   The Obama administration has quietly rewritten the rules on how it goes about designating Americans as terrorists, according to a new report by Glenn Greenwald’s Intercept online more…

Hannity skewers CAIR for giving Hamas free ride

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1086865" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sean Hannity, left, and Yousef Munayyer, right[/caption] WASHINGTON – When the Council on American-Islamic Relations, or CAIR, demanded the U.S. government denounce Israel for more…

Russia threatens: End all security ties with U.S., EU

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_142259" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Russian President Vladimir Putin[/caption] WASHINGTON – Moscow has threatened to end security arrangements with the United States and the European Union should they impose more…

Covert Bible app protects Christians at risk

by Jay Baggett -- Short of hiding the Word of God in their hearts, this digital version of the Bible for Android mobile phones and tablets – disguised as a full-function calculator more…