Netanyahu: Jew-free Palestine is 'ethnic cleansing'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Algemeiner) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that a "Jew-free" Palestinian state, now being contemplated in peace talks, would be tantamount to ethnic cleansing, in a trailer for more…

Obama pals' partner snagged in al-Qaida raid

by Aaron Klein -- Turkish security forces this week raided the offices of the group that sponsored the infamous Mavi Marmara flotilla that attempted to aid the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip in 2010 more…

U.S. 'surrenders' in fight for pastor's freedom

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_331431" align="aligncenter" width="650" caption="Saeed Abedini is seen with his family."][/caption] Advocates for an American pastor imprisoned in Iran over his Christian faith are accusing the U.S. of more…

World Bank: Global economy at a turning point

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Global growth is set to accelerate in 2014 as advanced economies turn a corner five years after the global financial crisis, said the World Bank. Growth is more…

7 die in pre-Olympics shootout

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MOSCOW, Russia (REUTERS) -- Three Russian servicemen and four gunmen were killed in a shootout in southern Russia on Wednesday during a sweep for militants ahead of next more…