Town builds huge memorial to wrong guy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (VOCATIV) — This could happen only in Canada. We repeat. This could happen only in Canada. Officials in Ottawa — the national capital — recently bankrolled a public more…

Obama defends his foreign policy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WEST POINT, N.Y. — President Obama on Wednesday tried to regain his statesman’s mantle, telling graduating cadets here that the nation they were being commissioned more…

'Allahu Akbar': Arabs harass Jews on Temple Mount

by Aaron Klein -- [ooyala code="R2cXAybjpywyBESnMQGOZnJhjdPI_yFN" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] JERUSALEM – Mobs of Arab rioters Wednesday intimidated Jewish worshippers, attacked police officers and caused the closure of the Temple Mount, Judaism’s holiest site. Jewish more…

'Moderate' Muslims back death for 'gays'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9nd2oxbjq0ojXcPXaHz-KFqT6muLgp94" player_id="40d9b99b682e4c5f990d970e4a0828cd"] Western society is becoming more acquainted with the punishments mandated by Islamic law as the religion spreads in Europe and North America. But punishments such more…

Marine's mom: Son's life threatened in Mexican jail

by Gina Loudon -- [caption id="attachment_897371" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi"][/caption] Jill Tahmooressi, the mother of jailed Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, 25, says her son knows about, and is encouraged more…

Al Jazeera snubs film honoring U.S. military

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_851641" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Real-life moment captured in "The Hornet's Nest""][/caption] UPDATE:After this report was published, Al Jazeera contacted WND with additional information. The broadcaster said the segment more…

Kaboom! State Dept. finally gives explosive answer

by Steve Peacock -- The State Department bureau tasked with secretly sending to embassies plastic and liquid explosives operates under the guidance of Under Secretary of State for Management Patrick F. Kennedy, more…

Pregnant woman stoned to death by family

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A pregnant woman was stoned to death Tuesday by her own family outside a courthouse in the Pakistani city of Lahore for more…