U.S. fighter jets target ISIS in Libya

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) U.S. fighter jets launched airstrikes against an ISIS compound in Libya overnight as they targeted a terrorist linked to a tourist massacre, American military officials said. more…

Venezuela raises fuel prices by more than 6,000%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Oil Price) In a televised-address on February 17, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro delivered some crushing news to his country. To address the fiscal crisis facing the country, the more…

Twitter turns 'Big Brother' over speech

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2352685" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Twitter[/caption] Twitter apparently is going "Big Brother" on users over speech. Either that, or it's making a turn that is distinctly progressive. The social more…

Pope rebuffed after attack on Trump, immigration stance

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_1650665" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Pope Francis[/caption] Pope Francis' criticism of Donald Trump on Thursday prompted a stinging response by conservative pundits and brought Republican rivals to the billionaire more…

Rush: What about Vatican's border 'walls'?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Talk radio icon Rush Limbaugh on Thursday dismissed Pope Francis' suggestion Donald Trump is "not a Christian" because of the Republican front-runner's support for a border wall to more…

Facebook called to censor 'sexist, racist' posts

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2867714" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Facebook has been called to censor some posts.[/caption] The second largest newspaper in Sweden, the Dagens Nyheter, has called on Facebook and other social more…

Pope rips Trump, capitalism on Mexico trip

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2129995" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Pope Francis[/caption] Pope Francis, flying back to Rome from Mexico, took time to rip Republican Donald Trump as a non-Christian for his views on more…

Trump goes 'neutral guy' on Israeli-Palestinian peace

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2903184" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] Donald Trump, who's just fallen to second place in a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal national poll – but who more…

Russia warns Turks: We might bomb your troops

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_2679445" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan[/caption] WASHINGTON – Turkey's bombardment of a Syrian airbase recently recaptured by the Syrian Kurds from Islamic jihadists could lead more…