Obama's '1st Muslim judge' has ties to Saudi regime

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_3665534" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Abid Qureshi is the first Muslim judge appointed to the federal bench by any president.[/caption] President Obama has appointed the first Muslim federal judge, more…

North Korea bans sarcasm

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Independent) North Korea has forbidden people from making sarcastic comments about Kim Jong-un or his totalitarian regime in their everyday conversations. Even indirect criticism of the authoritarian more…

North Koreans defecting from country in droves

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) With everything from the fear of deadly snakes to alleged executions by anti-aircraft gun, it’s understandable why many North Koreans desire to flee the Hermit Kingdom. more…

Gary Johnson blunders on Syria: What's Aleppo?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Gary Johnson is confused about the civil war in Syria. The Libertarian presidential candidate appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe Thursday, where he was asked what he more…

Playboy blocks celeb photos at EU top court

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) Playboy’s Dutch publisher can stop a news and entertainment website from posting links to its images without permission, a top European Union court said in a ruling more…