Hostages were 'caught in a fireball'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Through the telescopic sights of their sniper rifles the marksmen of Algeria’s Special Forces watched as exhausted, frightened foreign hostages were pushed through the wooden more…

Algeria hostage crisis kills at least 12

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Algeria - The militants had filled five jeeps with hostages and begun to move when Algerian government attack helicopters opened up on them, leaving four in more…

Jailed Christian pastor awaits trial in Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) As her husband's trial and possible death sentence looms, the wife of an American Christian pastor imprisoned in Iran for evangelizing clings to hope and prays more…

Uprisings damaging Iranian influence in Iraq

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Strife increasing as NATO pullout looms

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Terrorists offer U.S. hostages for blind sheik

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The Associated Press is reporting that one American has died in the Algerian hostage standoff. The State Department confirmed Friday there are still American hostages being more…

TSA abandoning nude X-ray scanners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Transportation Security Administration confirms that it is getting rid of airport body scanners that produce a naked image of travelers. Right now the TSA more…

China: 1-child policy is here to stay

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) China has quelled speculation its controversial "one-child" policy is to be scrapped, instead announcing Wednesday that family planning laws to curb the birth rate will remain. more…

Terrorists amputate, whip victims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="x3NDZpODqC7LpiZoz0nW-ugf6ZK28fuU"] Events in the African nation of Mali are very rarely on the front burner for most Americans or even the American government, but the rise of more…