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…

Links between Turkey, ISIS now 'undeniable'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BusinessInsider) A US-led raid on the compound housing the Islamic State's 'chief financial officer' produced evidence that Turkish officials directly dealt with ranking ISIS members, Martin Chulov ofthe more…

Denmark bans kosher, halal slaughter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Time) Denmark enacted a sweeping ban on the religious slaughter of animals Monday, prompting a furious backlash from Jewish and Muslim community representatives. The ban, which requires slaughterhouse more…