ISIS cites Quran to justify child rape

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1493265" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Photo purportedly taken in ISIS slave market.[/caption] After causing an uproar with the taking of ethnic minority Yazidi women and girls as sex slaves more…

White House: What Israel sanctions?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Confronted with allegations of secret plans to sanction longtime ally Israel, White House spokesman Josh Earnest insisted nothing of the kind is in the works. Earnest said Monday more…

Obama releases 6 detainees to Uruguay

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — The United States transferred six detainees from the Guantánamo Bay prison to Uruguay this weekend, the Defense Department announced early Sunday. It was more…

Russia to conduct 'observation flight' over U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES) In an attempt to promote transparency in military activities between the two countries, Russia will conduct an observation flight over the United States as part more…

Syrian Jewish Bibles could spark ownership dispute

by -NO AUTHOR- -- JERUSALEM (AP) — Two decades after Israeli spies helped Syrian Jews whisk ancient Hebrew bibles from Damascus to Jerusalem, Israel's national library asked an Israeli court on Monday more…

Oil prices drop to 5-year low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Oil prices fell to a five-year low Monday, but investors are expecting a rebound soon. The Brent crude international index dropped $2 per barrel to hit more…