Chinese cinema firm to buy AMC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) A Chinese conglomerate took a big leap forward into the U.S. market late Sunday by acquiring AMC Entertainment Inc., the nation's second-largest theater chain. It more…

U.S. soldiers forced to wear U.N. logo?

by Bob Unruh -- In the 1990s, conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly wrote a moving description of the plight of U.S. Army Specialist E-4 Michael G. New, a medic in the Third Infantry more…

Beijing caught in oil-field war

by -NO AUTHOR- -- 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…

Deadly quake hits Italy's heritage sites

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — An earthquake in northern Italy has killed at least seven people and caused serious damage to buildings in several towns, local officials say. The magnitude-6.0 quake more…

Lockerbie bomber dies in Libya

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — Abdel Baset al-Megrahi, a Libyan intelligence officer who was the only person ever convicted in the 1988 Lockerbie bombing, died at home in Tripoli Sunday, nearly more…

Blind Chinese dissident arrives in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) Chen Guangcheng, the blind legal advocate who made an improbable escape from virtual house arrest and sought refuge in the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, arrived more…

Pentagon study: China military getting stronger

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON — China is pressing a long-range modernization of its military, part of a strategy aimed at maximizing its leverage over Taiwan, extending its influence farther abroad, but more…