Reagan's cure for disinformation

by Garth Kant -- President Ronald Reagan was so impressed by the shocking revelations of top Soviet bloc defector Lt. Gen. Ion Mihai Pacepa – author of a widely read new book more…

Drone training anyone? Army ramping up plans

by Steve Peacock -- Contractor-provided training in the operation and maintenance of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems, or SUASs, for "domestic and foreign customers" is being ramped up by the U.S. Army, which more…

Obama besieged by 'birthers' in Africa

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TWITCHY) After a Yahoo! News reporter wrote that President Obama would not be swinging by his country of birth while in Africa, angry tweeters dismissed a hastily issued more…

McDonald's not lovin' Israel's settlements

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) McDonald's Israel on Wednesday said it would not open a branch in the city of Ariel, located beyond the Green Line. Omri Padan, the local more…

Land of milk hangs onto its honey

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Just off rumbling Route 44 in central Israel, smack in the shadow of Assaf HaRofeh Medical Center, sits Tzrifin Farm, a pocket of greenery managed more…

Senegal prez, Obama clash over 'gay' rights

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Laying bare a clash of cultures, President Barack Obama on Thursday urged African leaders to extend equal rights to gays and lesbians but was bluntly rebuked more…