Syria's al-Qaida operatives now threaten Turkey

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Al-Qaida operatives in Iraq, also known as members of Jabhat al-Nusra, have threatened to attack Istanbul and Ankara in Turkey, a U.S. military source tells WND. more…

Arafat's cause of death still unclear

by -NO AUTHOR- -- He was a symbol of the Palestinian people, co-founder of the PLO and Fatah, a self-confessed terrorist who for decades perpetrated attacks against Israeli targets in particular, and more…

Pope grants another interview to atheist

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Pope Francis cranked up his charm offensive on the world outside the Vatican on Tuesday, saying in the second widely shared media interview in two weeks that each more…

19 dead in giant-hornet attacks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Massive killer hornets are preying upon the innocent people of China, and have claimed at least 19 lives over the last three months. Hornets are a type more…

Microsoft investors want Bill Gates gone

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Three of the top 20 investors in Microsoft Corp are lobbying the board to press for Bill Gates to step down as chairman of the software company he co-founded 38 more…

Obama blurs line between military, foreign aid

by Steve Peacock -- The lines between U.S. military and humanitarian actions have become increasingly blurred under the Obama administration, which globally will deploy advisers to further merge what historically were separate more…

Russia, China to profit from Obama's call to Iran

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Responding to President Obama’s diplomatic outreach to Iran, Saudi Arabia and other Sunni Arab countries are exploring closer relationships with China and Russia at the expense more…

Now Japan pulls Gardasil shots for young girls

by Bob Unruh -- Japanese government officials, stunned by nearly 2,000 reports of "adverse effects" of a highly touted cervical cancer vaccine promoted widely in the United States, have decided to withdraw more…

Breakthrough? Obama 'willing to negotiate'

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON – President Obama is willing to negotiate with the Syrian dictator he wanted to bomb for gassing his own people. He is willing to negotiate with the more…