China admits 1-child policy a failure

by Bob Unruh -- The news that China was "abolishing" its one-child policy swept the cyberworld Thursday, trailing only stories about Rep. Paul Ryan's ascension to the U.S. House speakership and Russian more…

U.S. fighter jets intercept Russian planes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)The U.S. Navy launched four armed fighter jets to intercept two Russian Tu-142 Bear aircraft that were flying near the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan in the Pacific more…

ISIS 'planning mass attack on Britain'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) Islamic State terrorists are planning mass casualty attacks in Britain the head of MI5 has warned. Andrew Parker, director general of the security agency, said threats from more…

Saudi prince: We support Israel in Palestinian war

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MuslimPress) According to Kuwaiti Al Qabas daily, the flamboyant Saudi Prince and entrepreneur, al-Waleed bin Talal posited that his country must reconsider its regional commitments and devise a more…

Pentagon counters Obama: Troops 'in combat' in Iraq

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989915" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ash Carter[/caption] President Obama may have promised in 2014 that U.S. troops would no longer fight in Iraq, but the Pentagon clarified via Defense more…

Captagon: The amphetamine fueling Syria's war

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) As Syria sinks ever deeper into civil war, evidence is starting to emerge that a brutal and bloody conflict that has left more than 100,000 people more…

Hundreds of refugees 'mysteriously disappear'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) In the latest, and most bizarre yet, twist in Europe's refugee crisis at least seven hundred of the roughly 4,000 asylum-seekers who had initially been accomodated by more…