Jerusalem mayor closing minimarkets on Sabbath

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) — Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat is set to stop the Sabbath operations of eight minimarkets in central Jerusalem, according to Army Radio. Secular city councilors more…

Report: Korean tensions ease amid agreement

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Seoul, South Korea (CNN)North Korea and South Korea have reached an agreement to de-escalate tensions on the Korean Peninsula, the South Korean Yonhap News Agency reported Monday. South more…

Hero Americans awarded France's highest honor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Three Americans who helped thwart an attack by an AK-47-toting gunman on a high-speed train received France's highest honor on Monday. French President Francois Hollande gave more…

ISIS kid beheads cuddly teddy bear

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2351745" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A little boy believed to be the son of an ISIS terrorist is caught on video cutting his teddy bear's head.[/caption] A recently released more…

Iran says no to U.S. embassy in Tehran

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2351595" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Britain's Philip Hammond shakes hands with Iranian president Hassan Rouhani in Tehran.[/caption] Not that America has yet petitioned – but Iran has already announced more…

North, South Korea about to erupt in war?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- After a strained week of escalating rhetoric between North and South Korea, tension peaked on Friday night after Kim Jong-un issued an ultimatum to Seoul to halt anti-Pyongyang more…

Obama has new target on persecuted Christians

by Leo Hohmann --   [caption id="attachment_2347005" align="aligncenter" width="597"] Robert DeKelaita outside of federal court in Chicago in September 2014.[/caption] Living as a Christian in many parts of Iraq or Syria has more…

Huge explosions at U.S. Army base in Japan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIRROR) — There have been huge explosions at a US army base in Japan. Helicopters have been spotted circling the area as emergency services rush to the scene more…