'100 radicalized Muslims in U.S. military'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="RyaGluNTrDDV6n4do3kQNSq1K2loivWn"] Five members of the House of Representatives have come under bipartisan fire for requesting an investigation into government personnel who may have troubling ties to the more…

Afghan president increasingly pro-Taliban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- U.S. intelligence suspects Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai is "in bed" with the Taliban and unwilling to protect U.S. military and civilian assets deployed in his country, officials tell more…

U.K. denies 'right-to-die' legal challenge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) Tony Nicklinson, the “locked-in syndrome” sufferer, broke down in tears on live television as it was confirmed that he had lost his legal battle to be more…

Ecuador grants asylum to Julian Assange

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) LONDON -- Ecuador said Thursday it would grant political asylum to Julian Assange, the controversial founder of the whistle-blowing WikiLeaks website who has been holed more…

Gulf States use new ray gun against pirates

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Oilprice.com) Gulf states are planning to use ray guns to protect their oil and gas infrastructure and also dissuade pirate attacks. Raytheon, the largest manufacturer of missiles in more…

Report: Assad's brother 'fighting for his life'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Haaretz) Syrian President Bashar Assad's brother, Maher, who commands the Fourth Armored Division of the Syrian military, lost both of his legs in a Damascus bomb attack on more…

Egypt's Morsi calls for regime change in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Haaretz) Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi said on Wednesday that it is of utmost importance that Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Iran work together to solve the ongoing crisis more…

Long-term patterns in tropical storm activity ID'd

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New Scientist) What goes around comes around. The first global comparison of coastal sediments has identified long-term cyclical variations in severe tropical cyclone activity. The cycles, too long more…

'Missing' African Olympians after new life?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Thousands of Olympians have returned to their homelands with the end of the London Games — but more than a dozen African competitors have not. Even more…

'Americans-only' shopping hours at Costco?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Costco shoppers in Washington state are ready to start a border war with Canadians, who they say swarm the big-box store like locusts, leaving empty shelves, more…