Kidnapping scam explodes across America

by Bob Unruh -- It was 3 a.m. on July 10, 1973, when John Paul Getty III, the grandson of the famous American oil billionaire, was abducted from Piazza Farnese in Rome more…

Europe on verge of new swarm of refugees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) — LONDON — After an unparalleled tide of asylum seekers washed onto European shores last summer and fall, the continent’s leaders vowed to use the relative more…

Spectacular 404.2-carat diamond found

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — A "spectacular" 404.2-carat diamond — which is almost three inches long — has been found in Angola. It is the 27th biggest ever discovered, according to more…

Cheney calls Trump 'a liberal Democrat'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) — Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Donald Trump “sounds like a liberal Democrat” following the billionaire’s recent claims that the George W. Bush administration lied to more…

Paris terror survivor rips firearm laws, echoes Trump

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2957534" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Singer Jesse Hughes survived the Nov. 13, 2015, terror attacks in Paris, France (Photo: NBC News screenshot)[/caption] The lead singer of the band that more…

Most New Year's rape suspects are refugees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — Most of the suspects identified in connection with a series of robberies and sexual assaults in Cologne during New Year's celebrations are refugees, prosecutors said Monday. more…

Ex-U.N. head Boutros Boutros-Ghali dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) Boutros Boutros-Ghali, the former secretary general of the UN, has died aged 93. His death was confirmed by Rafael Dario Ramirez Carreno, the president of the UN more…

Russia's Medvedev speaks of 'new Cold War' with West

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_263949" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama and Dmitry Medvedev[/caption] Russia Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said relations between his country and the West, including the United States, have deteriorated more…