Russia flying surveillance drones in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia has started flying drone aircraft on surveillance missions in Syria, two U.S. officials said on Monday, in what appeared to be Moscow's first military more…

Report: WHO botched Ebola rapid response

by -NO AUTHOR- -- KENEMA, Sierra Leone (AP) -- Something didn't smell right. As a worker at Kenema Government Hospital mixed a batch of chlorine on a broiling August day, he noticed more…

John Kerry: U.S. to take 100,000 refugees by 2017

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2388595" align="aligncenter" width="603"] John Kerry[/caption] Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States will be taking up to 85,000 refugees in the next year, and up more…

1 catastrophe could take U.S. down, expert warns

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Between the Red Cross, National Guard, Army Corps of Engineers and FEMA, all of whom respond to emergencies and disasters, America should be reasonably well-prepared for more…

Orthodox Jews see blood moon as big deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- It's not just evangelical Christians, messianic Jews and Hebrew roots believers touting something big, something significant in the tetrad of blood moons set for a grand finale "supermoon" more…

ISIS will take Kabul 'within days' of U.S. departure

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_2441965" align="aligncenter" width="605"] Kabul[/caption] WASHINGTON – With world attention removed from the rise of ISIS in Afghanistan, there is mounting concern that its capital, Kabul, will fall more…

'Super blood moon' odds 'off the charts'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The grand finale of the rare blood-moon tetrad will be a spectacular "supermoon" eclipse, the first in more than three decades. And the scholar who discovered the correlation more…