French Jews asked to hide identity 'until better days'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DigitalJournal) The head of Marseille's Israelite Consistory is urging Jewish men to forego wearing skullcaps (kippot) after a particularly vicious anti-Semitic attack on a school teacher, saying the more…

Prominent Putin critic found dead in Moscow

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (International Business Times) Vladimir Pribylovsky had co-written a number of books, none of them with titles that particularly flattered Russian President Vladimir Putin. "The Putin Corporation: The Story more…

Saudi Arabia forecast to be next regime to implode

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_2823535" align="aligncenter" width="605"] Former President Bush and Saudi officials (White House image)[/caption] WASHINGTON – The results of the "Arab Spring" have been inconsistent. The BBC reports Egypt more…

Oregon folk singer to serenade ISIS with 'peace concert'

by Jay Baggett -- [caption id="attachment_2832725" align="aligncenter" width="596"] James Twyman, "Peace Troubadour"[/caption] Oregon folk singer and self-styled "Peace Troubadour" James Twyman wants you to know he's no hero, but "hero" is probably more…

Al Jazeera America is dead: Network goes dark

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_1962585" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Al Jazeera America will cease to exist on April 30, 2016[/caption] Al Jazeera America is dead. The U.S. arm of the Qatar-based news network more…

Hackers: We've got U.S. intel chief James Clapper's email

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_451693" align="aligncenter" width="596"] James Clapper[/caption] One of the hacking teens behind the "Crackas With Attitude" break-in of CIA director John Brennan's email and online accounts last October more…