North Korean Red Dawn closer than ever

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The bomb test that North Korea conducted over the weekend was a "miniaturized" nuclear device – suggesting to U.S. sources that the day of a North more…

ICE agent rep: Feds making officers 'enemy'

by Taylor Rose -- WASHINGTON – The Obama administration is making federal immigration agents "the enemy," the president of the union of Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers told a Senate panel Wednesday. more…

Iran: U.N. nuke inspectors are spies

by Reza Kahlili -- The head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization Wednesday accused the United Nations' nuclear watchdog of leaking confidential information on Iran's nuclear program. Fereydoon Abbasi, in an announcement on more…

Bizarre diaper shortage in Norway

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ESSENTIALMUMS) — Southern Norway is in the midst of a diaper shortage after a supermarket price war lured enterprising bulk shoppers from eastern Europe who have cleaned out more…

Playground closed for being 'too colorful'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A children's playground in the Cotswolds has been fenced off while local residents argue whether it is too brightly coloured. The play area was a major more…

Peter Turkson to be new pope?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Cardinal Peter Turkson, a 64-year-old Ghanaian prelate, is the bookmaker's early favourite to succeed Pope Benedict XVI. He told The Daily Telegraph Tuesday that his biggest more…

Struggling Caribbean islands sell citizenship

by -NO AUTHOR- -- KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - Hadi Mezawi has never set foot on the Caribbean island of Dominica, has never seen its rainforests or black-sand beaches. But he's one of more…

'Final pope' already running Vatican?

by Jerome R. Corsi -- Editor's note: The following video shows Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, the Vatican's secretary of state, addressing Pope Benedict XVI on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013. [ooyala code="0yODNjOTpp0ZKTzWkKCAkKBuI4DqKOh2"] Did Pope Benedict more…

U.S. losing strategic democratic ally?

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Nuke test 'serious threat' to U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — North Korean military ambitions are a "serious threat" to the US, outgoing Pentagon chief Leon Panetta has said. In a speech made after Pyongyang carried out more…