This is Pentagon's new strategy to defeat ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Military.com) The U.S. military headquarters here is outfitted with maps showing a "forward line of troops" — a FLOT, in military-speak — that divides northern Iraq's Kurdish region more…

ISIS in Syria paid for Jakarta attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) An audacious attack by suicide bombers in the heart of Indonesia's capital was funded by the Islamic State group, police said Friday, as they seized an more…

Saudi Arabia buying up farmland in U.S. Southwest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Saudi Arabia and other Persian Gulf countries are scooping up farmland in drought-afflicted regions of the U.S. Southwest, and that has some people in California and Arizona more…

More people in Europe dying than being born

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PhysOrg) More people in Europe are dying than are being born, according to a new report co-authored by a Texas A&M University demographer. In contrast, births exceed deaths, more…

Pakistan bill to ban child marriages shot down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Pakistan Tribune) Another move to ban child marriages in Pakistan has fallen at the first hurdle. The bill to prohibit underage marriages has been withdrawn after the Council more…

'It's B.S.': Congressman scorches Obama's foreign policy

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2533805" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama (White House photo)[/caption] The congressman who first challenged John Boehner as speaker of the House is now spearheading an effort to censure more…

Benghazi story Hillary Clinton doesn't want you to know

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_839741" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton[/caption] You've seen "13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi." Now, learn the real truth of what happened on more…

Obama grants 'refugee' status to new wave of migrants

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1168505" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Central Americans cross into the U.S. in August 2014.[/caption] The number of Central American migrants crossing illegally into the United States through the Southern more…

Walmart to shutter hundreds of stores

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) -- Wal-Mart is closing 269 stores, more than half of them in the U.S. and another big chunk in its challenging Brazilian market. The stores more…