Jailed Marine's mom wants help from public

by Gina Loudon -- [caption id="attachment_897371" align="aligncenter" width="600"] U.S. Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi[/caption] The mother of a U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico for inadvertently driving across the border with weapons that are more…

What Ebola outbreak would look like in U.S.

by Leo Hohmann -- According to a senior health fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, the world has no strategic plan to contain the worst Ebola outbreak in history while scientists more…

Jets, explosions reported near Islamic State lines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (McClatchy News Service) Jet aircraft attacked Islamic State positions outside the town of Kalak, 25 miles northwest of Irbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region, a resident more…

Iraqi lawmaker: 'Save us! Save us!'

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="htOTVpbzpD8FdNSodPYETuhd1e3liDSY" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] An Iraqi parliament member who belongs to the Yazidi sect under siege by the Islamic State jihadist group broke down in tears as she pleaded more…

Gaza archbishop says rockets fired from church

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Gaza City's Greek Orthodox church compound, a site that sheltered hundreds of Palestinians who fled their homes during IDF shelling in the area, was used more…