Shootings rise after China gives its cops guns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A string of shooting incidents involving Chinese police — leaving at least four people dead — has the public wondering if its rank-and-file police force is more…

Iraq: The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_997805" align="aligncenter" width="595"] Iraqi President Nouri al-Maliki with Russian President Vladimir Putin[/caption] WASHINGTON – Embattled Shiite Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki disclosed in a BBC interview he more…

Bible condition for 3rd Temple now met?

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="dpNTRobjpasWBzld1k77ey1ww1ckLfbc" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The Jerusalem-based Temple Institute has taken on the goal of rebuilding the Third Jewish Temple, regarded by Jews and Christians as a precursor to the more…

Flight MH370 'on autopilot when it crashed'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) Investigators looking into the disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines plane are confident it was on autopilot when it crashed in a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean, more…

ISIS tries to grab its own air force

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Beast) The Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham is threatening to take control of Balad Airbase, Iraq’s largest airfield and one of America’s most important military outposts more…

U.N. compensation costs soar by $1 billion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The business of ending wars, keeping the peace and solving hunger and poverty apparently has its privileges, at least when it come to pay. A new more…