Driverless pods hit public roads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — The first self-driving electric shuttle for use on public roads has been delivered to the Netherlands. The "WEpod" will take passengers between the two towns of more…

Russia flying surveillance drones in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia has started flying drone aircraft on surveillance missions in Syria, two U.S. officials said on Monday, in what appeared to be Moscow's first military more…

Report: WHO botched Ebola rapid response

by -NO AUTHOR- -- KENEMA, Sierra Leone (AP) -- Something didn't smell right. As a worker at Kenema Government Hospital mixed a batch of chlorine on a broiling August day, he noticed more…

John Kerry: U.S. to take 100,000 refugees by 2017

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2388595" align="aligncenter" width="603"] John Kerry[/caption] Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States will be taking up to 85,000 refugees in the next year, and up more…

1 catastrophe could take U.S. down, expert warns

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Between the Red Cross, National Guard, Army Corps of Engineers and FEMA, all of whom respond to emergencies and disasters, America should be reasonably well-prepared for more…

Orthodox Jews see blood moon as big deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- It's not just evangelical Christians, messianic Jews and Hebrew roots believers touting something big, something significant in the tetrad of blood moons set for a grand finale "supermoon" more…

ISIS will take Kabul 'within days' of U.S. departure

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_2441965" align="aligncenter" width="605"] Kabul[/caption] WASHINGTON – With world attention removed from the rise of ISIS in Afghanistan, there is mounting concern that its capital, Kabul, will fall more…