Army chief: '2-fingered virginity test' is key

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — The commander of Indonesia’s armed forces has defended the use of invasive virginity tests for women who want to join the military. On Thursday, a human more…

White House ratchets terrorist alarm in U.S.

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989005" align="aligncenter" width="600"] ISIS on U.S. soil? Even top executive officials in the United States now think it's possible.[/caption] The Obama administration has spent years downplaying the more…

AP misquotes pope on 'angel of peace'

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_2020055" align="alignright" width="600"] Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Pope Francis[/caption] WASHINGTON – Pope Francis evoked shock when it was widely reported he called the Holocaust-denying Palestinian President more…

Bishop: Christian persecution at 'unprecedented' levels

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2023465" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Christians are the most persecuted of all religious believers, a bishop said.[/caption] An estimated 100,000 Christians are killed each year around the world solely more…

WHO pursues reforms after Ebola criticism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) After withering criticism for letting the Ebola outbreak spiral out of control, the World Health Organization's director is pushing for several reforms. The WHO will create more…