Islamic State sets sights on Saudi Arabia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) In a 17-minute audio message, purportedly from its elusive leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the group sets its sights firmly on Saudi Arabia, birthplace of Islam and more…

Kenya issues genital-mutilation warning

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Kenyan school children have ended school for December holidays accompanied with a stern warning to parents: carry out female genital mutilation and be prosecuted. The often more…

Starbucks facing giant European tax bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Post) Starbucks' tax bill may be going from short to grande. A very advantageous tax deal between the Dutch government and the giant coffee retailer could more…

ISIS, Hamas top Forbes richest terror-groups list

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Breitbart) Forbes Israel ranked the ten richest terrorist groups, listing them in order by estimated annual income. The following ranking and revenue data was provided by Forbes Israel: more…

Gold expert: New ISIS currency is doomed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) If history is any guide, the new ISIS plot to create its own currency is destined to fail. That's according to gold and currency expert Axel Merk more…

ISIS to mint own Islamic dinar coins

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) It has gathered its fortune through the tools of modern finance, but now Islamic State (ISIS) aims to mint its own coins. The move is reportedly more…

U.S. inserts removal of Assad into ISIS strategy

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_903581" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Syrian President Bashar al-Assad[/caption] BEIRUT, Lebanon – The Obama administration is contemplating ways to remove the Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad as part more…

Obama pledges $3 billion in climate aid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) President Obama will propose sending $3 billion in aid to help developing nations adapt to the effects of climate change, according to multiple media reports. The more…