U.S. launches 1st strikes against ISIS in Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SYDNEY MORNING HERALD) — A US defence official said American warplanes carried out one air strike on the Islamic State near Baghdad and another near Mount Sinjar, in more…

ISIS at America's southern border?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — WASHINGTON — Militants for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria have traveled to Mexico and are just miles from the United States. They plan to more…

Ex-NATO exec: Better to work with Russia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="dwcXdhcDpclqU-7CpsdeX8rzuknPJ2ny" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] A former NATO executive contends the U.S. should try to work with Russia instead of creating a headwind for the remnant of the fallen Soviet more…

ISIS cash flow relies on Turkey

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON -- The cash flow for ISIS appears to depend on Turkey, but international requests for a cutoff probably are going nowhere while the jihadist group keeps control more…

Obama covered Muslim Brotherhood tracks to Benghazi

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Almost immediately following the Benghazi attack, the Obama administration possessed information indicating some Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood participation in the assault, yet the Obama administration kept this critical piece more…

U.N. to dump flood of Muslim refugees on U.S.

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_515273" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Syrian refugees at a protest rally[/caption] Displaced Syrians will likely make up the next big wave of Muslim refugees coming to America. Since the more…

ISIS 'not afraid to put bomb in Manhattan'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESSINSIDER) — Rep. Peter King (R-New York) issued a dire warning about the threat posed by the jihadist group Islamic State (also known as ISIS and ISIL) in more…

London retailer bars Jewish kids from shop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ISRAELNATIONALNEWS) — A leading British retailer has been forced to apologize after a shocking incident in which a security guard outside the store barred Jewish schoolchildren from entering. more…

Cycling team's 'nude' uniform creates stir

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — Kit reveals for women's cycling competitions in Italy are not usually highly-watched affairs — but a Colombian team this weekend managed to cause excitement with what more…