U.S. taxpayers pay 1/5 of U.N. budget

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNS News) In one of its last actions of the year, the United Nations General Assembly on Christmas Eve agreed to extend for another three years the formula more…

Germans own 5.5 million legal firearms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Germany's new national firearms registry shows there are 5.5 million guns in legal circulation in the country. That's an average of four weapons for each of more…

1st billion-dollar movie is Muhammad epic

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A Muslim-owned company in the Middle East is planning an epic movie project on Mohammad and his life – and is expecting to spend $1 billion getting it more…

Ex-CIA spy: Watch out for 1/11, 2/11, 3/11

by -NO AUTHOR- -- One of the absolute journalistic treasures WND brings you exclusively are investigative reports from Reza Kahlili, former CIA operative as a spy in the Iranian Revolutionary Guard. Kahlili, more…

China tightens controls on Internet users

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) BEIJING — China’s government tightened Internet controls Friday with approval of a law that requires users to register their names after a flood of online complaints about more…

Praying Hitler statue sparks emotion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) WARSAW — A statue of Adolf Hitler praying on his knees is on display in the former Warsaw Ghetto, the place where so many Jews were killed or sent more…

Congress renews surveillance law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Congress approved a measure Friday that would renew expansive U.S. surveillance authority for five more years, rejecting objections from senators who are concerned the legislation does more…

China requiring visits to aged parents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BEIJING (AP) — Visit your parents. That's an order. So says China, whose national legislature on Friday amended its law on the elderly to require that adult children visit more…