Defense denies Blackhawk, Stinger sales to Iraq

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Defense on Tuesday denied the United States sold to Iraq Blackhawk helicopters or Stinger missiles, contradicting newly published reports that say those more…

Al-Qaida attacks, knocks out Yemeni grid

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Al-Qaida has a new way to bring its targets down: Attack the electrical grid systems that provide power. No power means no communications, defenses or much more…

Military instructor kills dog in class

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — LA PAZ, Bolivia — Animal rights activists are demanding a Bolivian military college fire an instructor who butchered a live dog before his students and more…

Teen with 7-inch tail worshiped as a god

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="RmNzhjbjo0ZLiMQCLJxdef5x2NiLgByq" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DAILYMAIL) — An Indian teenager is worshipped as a god because he has a 7ins ‘tail’. Arshid Ali Khan, 13, has become a divine symbol more…

Deadly diseases crossing border with illegals

by Elizabeth Lee Vliet, M.D. -- [caption id="attachment_968591" align="aligncenter" width="608"] Mycobacterium tuberculosis[/caption] A flood of illegals has massively surged at our southwestern borders. The economic impact of medical care, education and incarceration for illegals more…

Blowback! U.S. trained Islamists who joined ISIS

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_968461" align="aligncenter" width="608"] Army trainers[/caption] [EDITOR'S NOTE: Since publication, this story has been corrected to clarify that the fighters trained in Jordan became members of the ISIS more…

Ex-Navy captain: Avoid Iraq at all costs

by Greg Corombos -- Retired U.S. Navy Capt. Chuck Nash says Iraq is simply turning into "a big mess," and predicts a civil war between radical Sunni and Shiites will be very more…

It's Barack Obama as the 'Wizard' in Oz

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Working with the same distribution company that helped make Dinesh D'Souza's film, "2016," the second-highest box-office grossing documentary in motion-picture history, filmmaker Joel Gilbert has scheduled the premiere more…

American forces heading to Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is notifying Congress that about 275 U.S. military personnel could deploy to Iraq. Obama says the forces are going to provide support more…