Heat flash detected as Russian jet crashed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)New information suggests a midair flash -- possibly an explosion -- was detected on Metrojet Flight 9268 before it crashed in Egypt's Sinai peninsula, a U.S. official said more…

Iraqi architect of U.S. invasion dies at 71

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Ahmad Chalabi, the Iraqi politician who from exile helped persuade the United States to invade Iraq in 2003, and then unsuccessfully tried to attain power more…

FBI halts counter-terror site after Muslims complain

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2010005" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The FBI halted its anti-terror website due to complaints from Muslims.[/caption] A site developed by the FBI to help keep kids from joining radical more…

China submarine stalks USS Ronald Reagan

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2598385" align="aligncenter" width="590"] The USS Ronald Reagan (Credit: Wikipedia)[/caption] U.S. defense officials said a Chinese attack submarine tracked and stalked the USS Ronald Reagan, one of the more…

Polish soccer fans unfurl massive anti-migration banner

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2598195" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Polish soccer fans unfurled this massive banner aimed at telling Islamist migrants they weren't welcome. (Image credit: Facebook, via Breitbart)[/caption] Polish soccer fans attending more…

Iran's ayatollah: 'Death to America' chant about policy

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2404985" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei. (Image: CNN screenshot)[/caption] Iran's supreme leader, the ayatollah Ali Khamenei, put out a website message Tuesday insisting the "death more…

100 U.S. cities beg Obama for more Muslim refugees

by Leo Hohmann --   [caption id="attachment_2410525" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake[/caption] Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, mayor of Baltimore, almost gets teary eyed when she talks about the need to rebuild her city more…

World's richest man: Only socialism can save planet

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_536517" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Bill Gates[/caption] The world's richest man thinks only socialism – and skyrocketing gas prices – can save the world from climate change. Bill Gates, more…