Refugees in U.K. forced to wear red wristbands

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — Authorities have issued refugees in the city of Cardiff, the capital of Wales, mandatory red wristbands that "they must wear at all times," reports the Guardian. more…

Criticize Muslim rapes? 'You're a b----'

by Paul Bremmer --   [caption id="attachment_2871384" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dr. Gina Loudon[/caption] New Year's Eve was a horrifying night for scores of women in the German city of Cologne, as large crowds more…

Norway's biggest bank: Stop using cash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (International Business Times) The largest bank in Norway has called for the country to stop using cash, the Local reported Friday. This comes as the latest move in more…

Yemen: Saudi Arabia's manifest destiny

by Anthony C. LoBaido -- [caption id="attachment_2839724" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Nizwa, the ancient capital of Oman, beckons the interloper with a plethora of authentic Arab charms (Photo by Anthony C. LoBaido)[/caption] (Editor's note: Journalist more…

U.S. lets Moscow stew in its own Mideast juices

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Russia appears to be getting more entrenched militarily in the Syrian conflict, siding with Iran to preserve the government of embattled Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, according more…

Merkel: Anti-Semitism more widespread than we imagined

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for "intensive action" against anti-Semitism on Saturday, urging vigilance particularly when dealing with young people from countries "where hatred of more…