Pooping at Winter Olympics could be very awkward

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mashable) On top of environmental degradation, suspect infrastructure and anti-homosexual legislation, we can add a new entry to the list of concerns about how ready Sochi is to more…

Iran: 'We did not agree to dismantle anything'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif insisted Wednesday that the Obama administration mischaracterizes concessions by his side in the six-month nuclear deal with Iran, telling CNN in more…

General: 'Idiotic' to taunt al-Qaida

by F. Michael Maloof -- [ooyala code="Qzd2ViazrDRmaBx1FyEpcfy-z5fLp7aD" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON – President Obama's description of al-Qaida in a recent New Yorker interview  as a "jayvee," or junior varsity, team is "idiotic," charges retired U.S. more…

Swedes buy insurance to skip long health lines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) One in ten Swedes now has private health insurance, often through their employers, with some recipients stating it makes business sense to be seen quickly rather more…

McCain: Obama worse than Carter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), who has alternated between working with President Obama and serving as one of his biggest antagonists, said Tuesday that the president has more…

Israel 'foils al-Qaida plot' on U.S. embassy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JERUSALEM POST) The Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) announced on Wednesday that it arrested three Palestinians from east Jerusalem recruited online by an al-Qaida operative in Gaza, who more…

5 nations report threats against Olympic athletes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Five European countries said Wednesday that they have received messages containing terrorist threats ahead of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, but Russian organizers and the more…