Big earthquakes double in 2014

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) If you think there have been more earthquakes than usual this year, you're right. A new study finds there were more than twice as many big more…

Gov't to family: Girl can't be named Harriet

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_1009015" align="alignright" width="300"] Harriet Cardew[/caption] A family is in turmoil after the government of Iceland is suddenly saying the family's 10-year-old daughter Harriet cannot actually be named more…

Tel Aviv stores forced to close on Sabbath

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — JERUSALEM — Israel's interior minister said he will no longer permit Tel Aviv supermarkets to stay open on the Jewish Sabbath, drawing a chorus of criticism more…

Putin's pilots set to fly over Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY BEAST) While the Obama administration struggles to speed up delivery of U.S. military assistance to the government of Iraq, Vladimir Putin has already delivered not only fighter more…

U.N. to intervene in Detroit water shutoffs

by Jerome R. Corsi -- UNITED NATIONS – Watch out, Detroit. Here comes the United Nations. WND has learned that after issuing a statement last week condemning Detroit's decision to send water shut-off more…

Kaboom! Ben Carson voices greatness of America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_393101" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dr. Ben Carson[/caption] By Andrew J. Ireland WASHINGTON – He's the nation's top brain surgeon, a New York Times bestselling author and possible 2016 more…

U.S., Israel aid Jordan amid ISIS threat

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – The U.S. and Israel are in close communication with Jordan amid fears the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, will attempt to attack more…

Obama to 'fix' immigration via executive order

by Drew Zahn -- President Barack Obama announced from the White House Rose Garden Monday he will no longer wait for congressional action but intends to attack America's immigration woes via executive more…