Christians rejoice: Pastor Abedini released by Tehran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2467055" align="aligncenter" width="598"] Pastor Saeed Abedini with wife Naghmeh and children Jacob and Rebekka[/caption] Supporters are rejoicing at the release of four Iranian-American nationals freed from Iran more…

Free at last: Tehran releases WAPO journalist, pastor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2842244" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jason Rezaian[/caption] by Michael Maloof Four Iranian-American nationals who were held for various charges in Iran have been freed under a prisoners swap deal, more…

This is Pentagon's new strategy to defeat ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Military.com) The U.S. military headquarters here is outfitted with maps showing a "forward line of troops" — a FLOT, in military-speak — that divides northern Iraq's Kurdish region more…

ISIS in Syria paid for Jakarta attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) An audacious attack by suicide bombers in the heart of Indonesia's capital was funded by the Islamic State group, police said Friday, as they seized an more…

Saudi Arabia buying up farmland in U.S. Southwest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf countries are scooping up farmland in drought-afflicted regions of the U.S. Southwest, and that has some people in California and Arizona more…

More people in Europe dying than being born

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PhysOrg) More people in Europe are dying than are being born, according to a new report co-authored by a Texas A&M University demographer. In contrast, births exceed deaths, more…

Pakistan bill to ban child marriages shot down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Pakistan Tribune) Another move to ban child marriages in Pakistan has fallen at the first hurdle. The bill to prohibit underage marriages has been withdrawn after the Council more…

'It's B.S.': Congressman scorches Obama's foreign policy

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2533805" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama (White House photo)[/caption] The congressman who first challenged John Boehner as speaker of the House is now spearheading an effort to censure more…

Benghazi story Hillary Clinton doesn't want you to know

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_839741" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton[/caption] You've seen "13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi." Now, learn the real truth of what happened on more…