Ivory atrocity: Extinction fears for elephants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) An insatiable Chinese demand for ivory and the increasing involvement of organized crime syndicates in smuggling are causing the mass killing of Africa’s elephants and could more…

Obama pushes U.N. climate rules without Congress

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is working to forge a sweeping international climate change agreement to compel nations to cut their planet-warming fossil fuel emissions, but more…

Was U.S. ambassador in Benghazi actually kidnapped?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_434155" align="aligncenter" width="596"] U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens was killed in the Sept. 11, 2012, Benghazi attack.[/caption] The official government narrative regarding the fate of murdered Ambassador Chris more…

African caliphate 'likely to succeed'

by Michael Carl -- Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas, is warning that while the world is focusing on the ISIS "caliphate" in Iraq and Syria, another group of Muslim jihadists has made a more…

ISIS stepping-stone to Europe identified

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…

Israeli general: 'We haven't reached the goal'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_1176595" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Israeli airstrikes hit Gaza strip after Hamas attacks[/caption] Retired Israeli Brig. Gen. Elihu Ben-Onn says Israelis welcome a long-term cease-fire with Hamas even though more…

American fighting for ISIS killed in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer 44wNWHPZ] (CNN) — An American named Douglas McCain was killed last weekend in Syria, where he was fighting for ISIS, two U.S. officials told CNN. The man's more…

Muslims outraged by child-sex abuse in U.K.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer 7roDP6pR] (AP) ROTHERHAM, England (August 27, 2014) — Members of Britain's Pakistani community reacted with outrage Wednesday amid reports that officials failed to act on sex abuse more…

Typewriter sounds pumped into Times' newsroom

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — Almost as if the digital revolution never happened, the newsroom of The Times once again resounds to the clatter of the old-fashioned typewriter. Nearly three decades more…