Women's-rights leader slams Obama on trafficking

by Bob Unruh -- The head of an organization that fights for the rights of women, especially in oppressive societies like China, is blasting the American government for upgrading Beijing's human rights more…

IDF on seek-and-destroy mission against Gaza tunnels

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Israeli bulldozers demolished more than a dozen tunnels Saturday in the Gaza Strip, and Palestinian authorities reported intensified airstrikes and shelling as the death toll from more…

'Blood Moons' now downloadable at Amazon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9kcGNpazqgUnB45s9BynFZs5qQ2a1wff"] WASHINGTON – The smash hit movie version of Mark Biltz’s sensational "Blood Moons" story about a pattern of lunar eclipses taking place on biblical high-holy days more…

Leaked: New truce deal scores wins for Hamas

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – The current version of a truce between Israel and Islamist forces in the Gaza Strip being brokered by Egypt provides Hamas with numerous concessions the more…

Russian TV backtracks on blame for downed plane

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_1062615" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Abby Martin of Russia Today[/caption] WASHINGTON – Russia Today, or RT, already under considerable criticism for biased coverage of the shoot down of Malaysia more…

Dutch fury as MH17 bodies 'dragged around'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.SKY) — The Netherlands has asked for help bringing the bodies of the 192 Dutch nationals killed when a Malaysia Airlines jet from Amsterdam was shot down over more…

Anti-Israel protests break out in France

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Thousands of pro-Palestinian protesters marched in French cities on Saturday to condemn violence in Gaza, defying a ban imposed after demonstrators marched on two synagogues in more…

AK-47 market heats up after U.S. sanctions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) Here's a surprising effect of the latest U.S. sanctions against Russia: a run on AK-47s. Among the companies sanctioned this week was Kalashnikov Concern, the maker of more…