Corruption a hurdle for Obama 'power Africa' plan

by Steve Peacock -- President Obama's multi-billion-dollar "Power Africa" initiative aims to double citizen access to electricity and other power sources across Sub-Saharan Africa. But it plays down the creation of a more…

U.S. picks up tab to expand China's economy

by Steve Peacock -- The Chinese business sector must be in trouble. Why else would President Obama be sending taxpayer dollars there to modernize China's energy grid, hire private-sector consultants to help more…

Dire EMP warning from famous insurance giant

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Trio of terror reuniting in Israel's back yard

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMESOFISRAEL) — In an attempt to to return to the fold of Iranian patronage, the Gaza-based terror group Hamas has been holding meetings with representatives of its Lebanon-based, more…

Food-stamp 'free food' sold on black market

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — Food-stamp fraud in New York has turned into foreign aid — to black-market profiteers in the Dominican Republic. Last week, The Post revealed how New Yorkers more…

Man bites snake for revenge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMES OF INDIA) — An angry farmer who was bitten by a snake bit it back and killed the reptile in a retaliatory attack, in Betul district of more…

Chubster chef faces deportation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW ZEALAND PRESS) — A medically obese South African man has been told he is too fat for New Zealand, despite losing 30 kilograms since he moved to more…

Sorry, mate, you're too fat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) An obese chef has been told he is too fat to live in New Zealand, even though he has lost 66lb since moving there six more…