Interest rise could spark global debt crisis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Debt ratios have reached extreme levels across all major regions of the global economy, leaving the financial system acutely vulnerable to monetary tightening by the US more…

Denmark: We won't take any more refugees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE LOCAL) — In a move already signalled earlier this week, Denmark has said it will not participate in the EU’s plans to resettle some 160,000 refugees. Integration more…

Why the U.S. Senate caved on Iran

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_2391875" align="aligncenter" width="596"] U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas[/caption] WASHINGTON – It was a pivotal moment in the fight over Iran's nuclear program. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and more…

Where's global warming? Arctic ice cap grows

by Bob Unruh -- Dire forecasts of a summertime, ice-free Arctic have been abundant, from Al Gore to the BBC to Sierra Club Canada. The reality? Big fail! Blogger Steven Goddard at more…

6-carat 'stolen' diamond surgically removed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BANGKOK (AP) — The good news for the Chinese visitor to Bangkok was that a doctor had successfully removed a foreign object from her large intestine that could more…

Another radar image of rumored Nazi ghost train

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo) A second radar image purportedly showing the rumored World War II-era Nazi ghost train was published earlier this week by Polish newspaper Gazeta Wroclawska. The ground-penetrating image more…

1 million rally for secession in Barcelona

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_2420395" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Rally for Catalonian independence[/caption] BARCELONA, Spain – More than 1 million people here congregated throughout central Barcelona this weekend in an unusually strong display more…

'Something is terribly wrong with the world'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Paul Bremmer American Christians could hardly be blamed for looking around the world and concluding their side is losing. They see fellow Christians being persecuted in the more…