Famous Russian chess champ: 'Putin is fighting the free world'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_458495" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Russian President Vladimir Putin[/caption] While the political and media intrigue continue to swirl around former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and the contacts between more…

U.N.'s handling of human rights? A 'mockery'

by Bob Unruh -- The United Nations is making a "mockery" of human rights issues, charges George Igler, a commentator at the Gatestone Institute. "Today, the most senior transnational body responsible for preserving more…

Earth's brand-new continent hiding in plain sight

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) Kids are frequently taught that seven continents exist: Africa, Asia, Antarctica, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America. Geologists, who look at the rocks (and tend more…

New Hamas leader portends new rounds of violence

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Investigative Project) The election of Yehya Sinwar to lead Hamas in Gaza represents the completion of a lengthy takeover by the terror movement's military wing at the expense more…

'Scorpion' robot fails in Fukushima-reactor search

by Cheryl Chumley --   [caption id="attachment_4143911" align="aligncenter" width="501"] The "scorpion" robot is designed to withstand up to 1,000 sieverts of radiation.[/caption] A robot sent into a Japanese nuclear reactor plant to more…

U.S. spies, fearful of leaks, withholding intel From Trump

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3951661" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The seal of the CIA at the agency's headquarters in Virginia.[/caption] Members of the U.S. intelligence community, concerned about the potential for leaks to more…