All Belgians to get iodine pills

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Belgium is to provide iodine pills to its entire population of around 11 million people to protect against radioactivity in case of a nuclear accident, the more…

Syrian migrants tax West's mental-health resources

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The massive influx of Syrian migrants to the West presents many challenges, but little has been said about the impact on already stretched public mental-health resources, more…

For 1 key group Trump's Muslim ban is yuuge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2347865" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump[/caption] When GOP front-runner Donald Trump announced his idea of temporarily banning the immigration of Muslims to the Untied States, more…

Is human-looking goat a hybrid species?

by Jay Baggett -- [caption id="attachment_3240754" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Corpse of baby goat born with human-like appearance in Malaysia[/caption] When Malaysian farmer Ibrahim Basir's business partner informed him he needed to check on more…

Airlift sends 33 circus lions to sanctuary

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) In what is being called the largest lion airlift ever, 33 circus lions — together weighing more than 10,000 pounds — will begin the long more…

Kenya orders 435-mile wall to keep out terrorists

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3241424" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Al-Shabaab terrorists have been waging a bloody turf war with al-Qaida members in Kenya.[/caption] Kenya's government announced it will start building a wall that more…

Paris terror suspect 'a little jerk,' his lawyer says

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Salah Abdeslam, the 26-year-old French national of Moroccan origin suspected of involvement in November's terrorist attacks in Paris, was transferred to French custody by Belgian authorities more…

Guard your steak: 'Bullies' at U.N. eye red meat

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_145279" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Red meat, and eventually all meat, is considered off limits to human beings under the future plans of the United Nations.[/caption] Climate-change zealots have more…