China: Filmmaker flouted 1-child rule

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BEIJING (AP) — Famed film director Zhang Yimou and his wife violated China's strict family planning rules by having three children without approval and before they were married, local authorities more…

The reason 200 million girls have 'vanished'

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="tnOW5waDr5ybyPmE-aWtJVCA5oXHyIKs" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The "deadliest words in the world" have been unveiled in a new documentary film about the reason why an estimated 200 million females have "disappeared." more…

Bloodbath as terrorists murder 70 Christians

by Michael Carl -- At least 70 Christians in Nigeria have been killed in coordinated attacks by Fulani tribesmen and the Islamic jihadist organization Boko Haram. Fulani tribesmen reportedly killed 37 Christians more…

Islamists unleash fury on teen freedom fighter

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_579401" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Malala Yousafzai"][/caption] When she was only 15, Malala Yousafzai  was shot in the head by the Taliban for merely arguing in an anonymous column more…

U.S. general leads fresh assault on Obama policies

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_309303" align="aligncenter" width="627" caption="U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan"][/caption] WASHINGTON – A prominent Army general, bolstered by other military and defense leaders, contends President Obama's preferred counterinsurgency policy is more…

Radioactive Japanese wave nears U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — In the wake of the deadly tsunami that hit Japan in 2011 and severely damaged a nuclear reactor, Japanese officials say the levels of radiation are more…

Starving Syrians 'butcher zoo's lion to eat'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A picture circulating on social media appearing to show Syrian rebels butchering a zoo lion is the latest evidence that residents of the war torn country more…

Churches ditch traditional Christmas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — CONGREGATIONS will be singing karaoke-style carols this Christmas as many churches ditch traditional hymn books. Instead they are installing giant screens in the nave using an more…

Iran deal heralds return to cheap-oil era?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Dawn) Post Iran nuclear deal, the fear premium is dwindling. Markets are softening. Yet, issues continue to confound. Would the event unleash a flood of oil into the more…