ISIS assessed to have Sarin nerve gas capability

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_1335005" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Chemical weapons produced at the Al Muthanna facility in Iraq[/caption] WASHINGTON – The areas of Iraq that ISIS has conquered could give the jihadist more…

Family gets text from dead grandmother

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SHIELDS GAZETTE) — A DEVASTATED South Tyneside woman was left horrified after receiving a text message from beyond the grave. Sheri Emerson was stunned when her mobile flashed more…

Anti-Semitic graffiti on Temple Mount

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMESOFISRAEL) — Police opened an investigation Sunday after graffiti was found in the Temple Mount compound depicting a swastika as the equivalent of a Star of David. The more…

Puppy-size spider surprises scientist

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIVE SCIENCE) — Piotr Naskrecki was taking a nighttime walk in a rainforest in Guyana, when he heard rustling as if something were creeping underfoot. When he turned more…

Ebola the 'disaster of our generation'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — Aid agency Oxfam said Ebola could become the "definitive humanitarian disaster of our generation", as US President Barack Obama urged against "hysteria" in the face more…

Sweden hunts damaged Russian sub

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) A Russian distress call prompted Sweden's hunt for "foreign underwater activity" in the Stockholm archipelago, newspaper Svenska Dagbladet (SvD) reports. Swedish signals intelligence officials first heard more…

U.S. refused to help locate missing IDF soldier

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Examiner) When an Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldier was captured by the terrorist organization, Hamas, Israel made an urgent appeal to the FBI for help in locating Israeli more…

U.K. plan: Military blockade of Sierra Leone

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Thousands of UK troops would be sent to Sierra Leone to enforce a military lockdown under radical plans to defeat ebola being considered by Britain’s more…

Ebola: Is bushmeat behind outbreak?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) Bushmeat is believed to be the origin of the current Ebola outbreak. The first victim's family hunted bats, which carry the virus. Could the practice of more…