Generals skewer Obama for 'control' of airstrikes

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Two retired U.S. generals have blasted a reported plan for President Obama to assert "personal control" over the selection of ISIS targets in Syria. Retired U.S. more…

Kerry: America at 'war against this enemy of Islam'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington FreeBeacon) Secretary of State John Kerry gave a long, meandering reply to Chairman of the House Armed Services Military Personnel Subcommittee Rep. Joe Wilson (R., S.C.) after more…

Moscow troops in position to enter NATO capitals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Shockwaves reverberated through Eastern Europe tonight after Vladimir Putin boasted he could invade five NATO capitals inside two days. This came amid new reports that more…

Hagel: Obama has 'statutory' authority to act on ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel asserted Thursday that the Obama administration is fully within its “constitutional and statutory authority” to green light the use of U.S. more…

Obama to 'personally control' Syria strikes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The U.S. military will be required to obtain the personal signoff of President Barack Obama for its strikes in Syria, according to a new report. The more…

16-year-old voters deciding future of U.K.?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) EDINBURGH, Scotland -- It is an ancient nation with a proud history but Scotland’s future could be decided by its youngest generation in Thursday’s referendum on more…

Genetic history of Europeans a tangled tale

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) The genetic origins of modern Europeans may be more complicated that previously thought. Ancient people from Siberia who were related to the first humans to enter the more…

New Apple encryption locks out police

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Apple said Wednesday night that it is making it impossible for the company to turn over data from most iPhones or iPads to police — even more…

ISIS plotting random beheadings in Australia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Australian) A SERIES of anti-terrorism raids were sparked by intelligence reports that Islamic State supporters were planning a public execution in Australia, Prime Minister Tony Abbott says. more…