AP drops 'illegal immigrant' from stylebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) The Associated Press, the largest news-gathering outlet in the world, will no longer use the term "illegal immigrant." The news came in the form of a blog entry authored more…

U.N. passes sweeping Arms Trade Treaty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="F1c3RuYTrzBBsZjb4btWLlBFQabVdIzj"] (WASHINGTONTIMES) — The United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday signed off on a sweeping, first-of-its-kind treaty to regulate the international arms trade, brushing aside worries from more…

North Korea vows to restart nuke plant

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Mwa3RuYTouElKxNnvU1BTUiEM1W-2OxS"] (AP) — North Korea vowed Tuesday to restart a nuclear reactor that can make one bomb's worth of plutonium a year, escalating tensions already raised by more…

Syria's 8-year-old rebel exposed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="p2czZuYTroz2YhCB33OIKo3Ri0R5F1Se"] (TELEGRAPH) — He is too small to be able to hold his weapon properly, but this little boy, Ahmed, is already a fighter in the Syrian more…

Woman's 'suicide' spotlights forced sterilization

by Drew Zahn -- A woman's death, reportedly from hanging herself in a Chinese family-planning office, has thrown a spotlight on the country's pitiless forced-sterilization policy and the lengths the government will more…

Cyprus woes pushing Russia closer to China

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…

New challenge rattles economy's foundation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9rcm5tYTo2XNAViCW77CUndsVkegDpTW"] Banks in Cyprus likely are going down, taking a portion of the assets in many accounts with them. But were other banks in the West feeling more…

Video: Can't grab guns while border on fire

by Drew Zahn -- America's southern border is practically a war zone, as Mexican cartels wreak a reign of terror on both sides of the Rio Grande, claims the National Rifle Association more…

Jews again accused of using blood in matzah

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A Lebanese daily newspaper published an article to coincide with Passover this year that resurrected the age-old blood libel about the "barbaric rituals" of the Jewish people. The more…

Congress takes sneaky action on your food

by Steve Elwart -- With a rising global population and less arable land available for cultivation, scientists have been looking for ways to obtain more and better food supplies, and many believe more…