General: Obama making major mistake in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9nZ2RoYzod10SjTgHzVSqS1rh3NKF5IK"] President Obama is making a big mistake by arming the Syrian rebels because the administration still cannot identify the ones we can trust, warns retired U.S. more…

Iran commander warns Obama on Syria

by Reza Kahlili -- Iran is denouncing President Obama's decision to provide weapons to some rebel factions fighting to overthrow Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Gen. Hassan Firouzabadi, the Iranian military chief of more…

Feds pull 'Alice in Wonderland' on free speech

by Bob Unruh -- "Sentence first. Verdict after." A coalition of education organizations has told the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Education that's the impact of a newly more…

Porn star could teach sex education

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — The headmaster of a £28,000-a-year private school has indicated he is considering inviting a porn star to teach sex education to his pupils. Mark Slater, head more…

'Bible-burning' preacher gets 11 years jail

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ENGLISH.AHRAM.ORG) — An Egyptian misdemeanors court has issued an 11 year prison sentence to Islamist preacher Ahmed Abdullah (AKA Abu Islam) on charges of insulting religion and burning more…

Iran's Ahmadinejad given court summons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s official news agency says a criminal court has summoned outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad over a lawsuit filed by the country’s parliament speaker and more…

Syria: Putin backs Assad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) A diplomatic breakthrough on the Syrian civil war at the G8 summit in Northern Ireland appeared unlikely when the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, chastised the west for more…

Snowden: U.S. wants to murder me

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) The whistleblower behind the biggest intelligence leak in NSA history is answering your questions about the surveillance revelations   more…

Paris Air Show: Confidence and concerns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC NEWS) — The biggest aerospace event of the year takes off in Paris this week with the two sectors that make up the industry in different moods. more…