Boehner covering for Obama ... or for himself?

by Drew Zahn -- As House Speaker John Boehner continues refusing to approve a select committee to investigate the terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, some are beginning to speculate the Ohio Republican more…

Video reveals deceit of Iran's president

by Reza Kahlili -- [ooyala code="Q4dmtzZDrfvBTOF1Bb62DSTKviVrasOq"] Video courtesy of Nasim Online / Translation: Reza Kahlili In a newly revealed videotape of a pre-election interview, Iran's new president bragged about deceiving the West more…

Mystery: Pentagram etched in Earth's surface

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIVESCIENCE) — Conspiracy theorists, start your engines: On the wind-blown steppes of central Asia, in an isolated corner of Kazakhstan, there's a large pentagram etched into the Earth's more…

U.S. rocker shoves Russian flag down pants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FRANCE24) — Russia's interior ministry on Monday launched a criminal probe into flag desecration after a US rock musician stuffed a Russian flag down his trousers at a more…

Christian girls snatched by Islamist traffickers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHARISMANEWS) — The recent upheaval in Egypt once again brings to the forefront the plight of the country's Christians who have come under increased attack from Islamists since more…

U.S. embassies now closed through Saturday

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24995593&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (USATODAY) — The U.S. State Department announced that 19 embassies and consulates in the Middle East and Africa will more…

Have U.S. 'investments' in Mideast paid off?

by Steve Peacock -- Contradictory claims of total dollar figures for U.S. foreign aid circulate around the Internet, containing oft-repeated figures that may or may not reflect reality. In response to those more…

U.N. warned: Beijing 'maims' men, women, kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="k4dXNyZDqsXteGmEaPbv4Vr9QjEUhFtR"] A formal complaint has been filed with the United Nations by officials with Womens Rights Without Frontiers, alleging China's one-child policy is resulting in the maiming more…