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Plea For Release

September 2, 2014 6:02 am

Three Americans detained by North Korea urged Washington to send a high-ranking official to secure their release. Jeffrey Fowle, Mathew Miller, and Kenneth Bae made the plea to The Associated Press and CNN in a rare example of North Korea granting foreign media interviews. “The only hope that I have is to have someone from […]

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Britain’s Cameron Asks For Tough Anti-terrorism Laws

September 2, 2014 5:56 am

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday proposed sweeping legislation to combat the “scourge of extremism,” amid the fast and powerful rise of the extremist group Islamic State. Cameron officially asked the House of Commons to agree to several temporary measures he proposed late last week, including the power to seize passports of suspected British […]

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Somalia Airstrikes

September 2, 2014 5:51 am

SOMALIA- U.S. military forces attacked the extremist al-Shabab network in Somalia on Monday, the Pentagon said, and a witness described ground-shaking explosions in a strike that reportedly targeted the group’s leader. Al-Shabab had attacked the upscale Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, killing at least 67 people a year ago this month, and the U.S. had […]

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Celebrity Photo Hack Beng Investigated

September 1, 2014 10:37 pm

HOLLYWOOD, CA – The FBI said today it is “aware” that someone has leaked nude photos purporting to be pictures of dozens of A-list celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton and is “addressing the matter.” The feds made its statement as celebrities were outraged over the hacked photos.

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Gold Mine Rescue

August 30, 2014 10:38 pm

BONANZA, Nicaragua — Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing continued Saturday.

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European Leaders Discussing Sanctions Against Russia

August 30, 2014 10:21 pm

A top European Union official said Saturday that the 28-nation bloc is set to decide new sanctions against Russia as Ukraine’s president warned the conflict with Moscow threatens peace and stability for Europe as a whole. Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko said a strong EU response is needed because his country is subject to “military aggression and […]

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Missionary Cured From Ebola, Released From Hospital

August 21, 2014 9:42 am

Both Americans who were treated for the Ebola virus have been discharged from a hospital. “Today is a miraculous day,” Dr. Kent Brantly said at a Thursday news conference in Atlanta with Emory University Hospital staff members. “I am thrilled to be alive, to be well and to be reunited with my family.” The hospital […]

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Journalist Killed

August 20, 2014 10:09 pm

Everything the master wants, the master gets. Today he’s decided it’s time to rip cash from a helpless little guys hands- but not only will he be taking what’s his, he’ll be making the submissive runt hand it over to him bit by bit.

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Governor Rick Perry Officially Booked Today

August 19, 2014 10:48 pm

Gov. Rick Perry was defiant Tuesday as he was booked on abuse of power charges, telling dozens of cheering supporters outside a Texas courthouse that he would “fight this injustice with every fiber of my being.”

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Iceland Volcano

August 19, 2014 11:06 am

Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano alert raised to orange The risk of an eruption at Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano has increased, after a series of earthquakes in the region. The risk level to the aviation industry has been raised to orange, the second-highest level. The eruption of Iceland’s Eyjafjallajokull volcano in 2010 shut down much of Europe’s airspace […]

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