Al-Houthi: Provincial rebel turned Yemen powerbroker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) When Shi’ite Muslim fighters defeated presidential guards and tightened their grip on Sanaa last week, it cemented the role of their shrewd, practical young leader Abdel-Malek al-Houthi more…

France's prison population is 70% Muslim

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) The words that drifted into Karim Mokhtari's ear were balm for a battered soul. Inside the prison, where he was serving a ten-year sentence for armed more…

Obama fumes: Netanyahu 'spat in our face'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) The White House's outrage over Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's plan to speak before Congress in March — a move he failed to coordinate with the more…

U.S. counter-terrorism takes hit with Yemeni crisis

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_1625975" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Houhti militia at the presidential palace in Sanaa, Yemen[/caption] WASHINGTON – The resignation of Yemeni President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi and the takeover by more…

Gore seeks $90 trillion to ban cars in cities

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) Former Vice President Al Gore and former Mexican President Felipe Calderon are pushing for $90 trillion in spending to ban cars from every major city in more…

Yemen chaos sparks Middle East fears

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The collapse of the Yemeni government, coupled with the death early Friday of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, have in an instant thrown the future of America’s more…

ISIS posts 'countdown' clock for hostages

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TOKYO (AP) -- Militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) have posted an online warning that the "countdown has begun" for the group to more…

Israel prepared for 'any scenario' after attack on Hezbollah

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_1624845" align="aligncenter" width="599"] IDF soldiers near the Israel-Syria border[/caption] TEL AVIV – Anticipating a possible counter-attack from Hezbollah, Israel is prepared for "any scenario" and will operate more…