U.S. defends Turks' bombing of American ally

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The Defense Department is defending Turkey's decision to bomb Kurdish rebels in northern Syria amid concern that the NATO member is using its alliance with the more…

Stabbing spree at Jerusalem 'gay'-pride parade injures 6

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2278855" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Jerusalem police subdue knife-wielding attacker Yishai Shlissel[/caption] (London Daily Mail) An Orthodox Jewish assailant stabbed and wounded six participants in the annual Gay Pride more…

Feds now hunting Cecil's killer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2278405" align="aligncenter" width="605"] Cecil the lion[/caption] U.S. government officials are inviting the Minnesota dentist caught up in the firestorm over his hunt of "Cecil," a popular lion more…

Romney attacks Cruz on Iran

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1623135" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney[/caption] WASHINGTON – Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says he is opposed to the Iran deal but he is more…

5 elephants slain in Kenya as world mourned Cecil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) NAIROBI — While the world mourned Cecil, the 13-year-old lion that was allegedly shot by an American hunter in Zimbabwe, an even more devastating poaching incident more…

China presses for Internet 'kill switch'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2276915" align="aligncenter" width="601"] China seeks control of the Internet.[/caption] China is pressing forward with a plan to control the Internet, even striding toward development of an online more…

The Dead Sea is shrinking!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Roads, caravans and power lines are being swallowed up by giant sinkholes appearing at a rapid rate because the Dead Sea is shrinking from Israeli more…

Wash your cilantro!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) The US has banned imports of cilantro from several farms in the Mexican state of Puebla after an investigation found growing fields littered with human feces more…