Frightened China activist: 'Let me leave'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Beast) I've known Chen Guangcheng for more than a decade — he's been through intimidation, beatings, jail, and extralegal house arrest—but through it all I never sensed more…

General: 'Tipping our hand' in Afghanistan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="BoazNtNDqS6JMhWz3sZGkY9RD_s3JkGJ"] On Tuesday night, President Obama announced the U.S. would hand over leadership of security operations in Afghanistan at the end of 2014. Retired U.S. Army Brigadier more…

Taliban kill 7 in Kabul after Obama visit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The Taliban struck back less than two hours after President Barack Obama left Afghanistan on Wednesday, targeting a foreigners' housing compound with a suicide more…

No-fly zone enforced by shoot-to-kill order

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CHICAGO (CBS) — A new report reveals plans to keep residents and dignitaries safe during the NATO Summit include a no-fly zone, with a shoot-to-kill mandate for those more…

Rare footage of 1986 Challenger disaster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) A newly unearthed video of the Challenger disaster is the latest gripping account to come out of the tragedy, capturing the moment when a crowd's more…

Obama sees 'new day' year after bin Laden

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) — On a swift, secretive trip to the war zone, President Barack Obama declared Tuesday night that after years of sacrifice the U.S. more…

Jihad groups prepare to 'aid' Sudan

by Aaron Klein -- A coalition of Islamic jihadist groups are working together to aid the Sudanese government in its military campaign against South Sudan, WND has learned. In Gaza, Hamas and more…

Hundreds of Christians slaughtered

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An international Christian ministry that assists persecuted members of the faith says hundreds of Christians have been killed in a series of attacks in Nigeria. This is the more…