Andreas Lubitz called 'courteous' in leadup to crash

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1837645" align="aligncenter" width="611"] Andreas Lubitz[/caption] Andreas Lubitz, the 28-yer-old German national from Rhineland who has been fingered as the man at fault for purposely crashing the Germanwings more…

State Department stands by Bergdahl exchange

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer zK1cwZw2] Jen Psaki, spokeswoman for the State Department, said on "The Kelly File" on Fox News the prisoner exchange President Obama and his team orchestrated for Bowe more…

Animals provide affordable quake warnings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Wild animals can predict earthquakes several weeks before they strike, and motion-activated cameras that track their movements could be adopted in quake-prone countries as an affordable early more…

Drone crashes expose U.S. war operations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Crashing drones are spilling secrets about U.S. military operations. A surveillance mission was exposed last week when a Predator drone crashed in northwest Syria while spying more…

Saudis launch air war in Yemen

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) Saudi Arabia announced on Wednesday night that it had begun a military campaign in Yemen, the beginning of what a Saudi official said was an more…

Co-pilot hijacked, crashed passenger jet

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer bKf85Pdz] The investigation into the Germanwings plane crash that killed 150, including three Americans, took a turn to the sinister Thursday after officials learned one of the more…

Yemeni crisis takes unexpected Cold War turn

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The looming civil war in Yemen has taken an unexpected Cold War turn as the Iranian-backed Houthis have ousted the U.S.-backed Sunni government of President Abed more…

Saudi-armed jihadists poised to attack Syria

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Islamist forces armed and aided by Saudi Arabia are poised for a massive battle in the coming days targeting the Syrian regime and the Iranian-backed more…