Vladimir Putin has boasted to European leaders that his forces could sweep into Kiev in two weeks if he wanted.
Pentagon to Open Second Drone Base in Niger as U.S. and France Expand Counterterrorism Operations in AfricaSeptember 2nd, 2014
The Pentagon is preparing to open a drone base in one of the remotest places on Earth: an ancient caravan crossroads in the middle of the Sahara. Read the rest of this entry »
McDonald’s line cooks, Burger King cashiers and other fast-food restaurant workers across the U.S. plan to walk off the job on Thursday in an ongoing battle with their employers to gain a $15 hourly wage, organizers said on Monday. Read the rest of this entry »
U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia, a U.S. Department of Defense spokesman said. Read the rest of this entry »
Protesters Step Up Assault on Government Buildings in Pakistan; Capital on Edge as PM Clings to PowerSeptember 2nd, 2014
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was clinging to power Monday as protesters stepped up their assault on government buildings while the capital was gripped with fear and confusion about whether the country’s powerful military will step in to defuse the tension. Read the rest of this entry »
The St. Louis Rams have filled their 10-player practice squad, and it does not include defensive end Michael Sam. Read the rest of this entry »
Parents of SEAL Team Six Soldier Who Was Killed In Afghanistan Tell President Obama ‘You Are Not Up to This Job’ and Call for His ResignationSeptember 2nd, 2014
One couple knows all too well the pain suffered by the parents of James Foley, the American journalist executed last month by the Islamic State.
Court Rules that Michigan Police Did Not Violate Free Speech Rights When They Asked Christian Evangelists to Leave Arab-American FestivalSeptember 2nd, 2014
Members of a group called Bible Believers were pelted with water bottles and rocks while carrying a pig’s head and telling Muslims they were “sick” and would “burn in hell” for their beliefs. Read the rest of this entry »
A U.S. Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter assigned to the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit crashed at sea Monday in the Central Command area of operations, the Navy said. Read the rest of this entry »