Pentagon: DOD personnel to handle Ebola bodies

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – A Department of Defense memo confirms DoD personnel – which could include civilians and/or troops – will have direct contact with "exposed remains" of Ebola victims. more…

ISIS eyes northern Lebanon in major offensive

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Northern Lebanon could fall into the hands of the Islamic jihadist army ISIS as battles between Sunni jihadist groups and the Lebanese army in the northern more…

Canada bans visitors from Ebola 'hot zone'

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – As the World Health Organization reported Friday the number of confirmed deaths from the Ebola virus reached 4,951, Canada followed in Australia’s footsteps by suspending more…

U.S. nurses join Liberians in Ebola strike

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – Nurses in the United States are joining nurses in Liberia who are going on strike to press officials to enact tougher Ebola safety precautions, improved more…

Africans worst responders in Ebola crisis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The head of Africa's continental body did not get to an Ebola-hit country until last week — months after alarm bells first rang and nearly more…

China filling strategic reserve with cheap oil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) With oil prices at new modern lows, China is seizing the opportunity to stock up. The Wall Street Journal reports that a division of China National Petroleum more…

Hagel questions U.S. role in 'new world order'

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_1373825" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, at the Aspen Institute in Colorado[/caption] Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel was quoted Wednesday stating the world is experiencing "historic, more…

Disaster! What 'froze' Chuck Norris?

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_1374975" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Action star Churck Norris[/caption] It's a fact: If tapped, a Chuck Norris roundhouse kick could power the entire country of Brazil for 44 days. more…