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Jihad Denial Kills…Again

<i>America just suffered our worst terrorist attack since 9/11. We need to start talking honestly about the enemy that keeps butchering …

Terrorism

Biden: The media were 'driving us crazy'

Vice President Joe Biden says his wife gave him a big hug the moment he announced he wouldn’t run for president again.<p>“I came home and Hunter, our son, was upstairs — with mom, with Jill — and I walked in and said, ‘You know, I just don’t think there’s time,’” Biden said in a "60 Minutes" interview …

Revolutionary 'Magic Tent' Combines Tent, Sleeping Bag and Pad in One

Camping is wonderful for many reasons, but it can be hard to appreciate the outdoors without a good night's sleep. One of the worst parts of camping …

Flashback: CIA chief 'dissed Clinton's Benghazi source as unreliable

The ex-CIA official identified as the source of information advisor Sidney Blumenthal gave to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton about Libya …

15 Camping Essentials That You Should Have.

Collection of 'Camping Essentials That You Should Have' from all over the world.<p><b>Solo Stove</b>: This super efficient camp stove is made using a one piece …

Mistress Gains Access To America’s Classified Defence Information, Ex-CIA Director Pleads Guilty

David Petraeus, United States’ former top spy and four-star army general, has pleaded guilty to a single misdemeanour count of unauthorized removal …

Graham: I've never sent an email

Maybe Hillary Clinton could have learned from Sen. Lindsey Graham: Never email.<p>The South Carolina Republican said Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press” that he’s never sent an email.<p>In a discussion about Clinton’s email controversy, NBC host Chuck Todd asked Graham if he has a personal email account.<p>“I …

5 questions: The Clinton email

Here are the major issues that need to be resolved.<p>After a week of drip-drip of details regarding Hillary Clinton’s use of a personal email account, the response from allies of the former secretary of state has not come close to satisfying political critics trying to make sense of the …

Pharmacogenetic Testing May Change Psychiatric Treatments for ADHD, Depression

Prescribing medications has long been a trial-and-error approach for nearly any medication you could take. That’s been especially true in psychiatry, …

Cage director Asim Qureshi refuses to condemn stoning of adulterous women

This Week presenter Andrew Neil appears shocked at failure to refute Sharia law<p>The director of the Muslim rights group Cage has repeatedly refused to condemn the stoning of adulterous women by Islamic extremists.<p>Appearing on the <i>BBC’s This Week</i> programme, Asim Qureshi was asked about a series of …

Islam

Think Like a Green Beret: Problem Solving

Green Berets rely on their problem solving abilities to survive in combat. Much of SF selection seeks to assess this talent and the Special Forces …

Ready For Its Global Solar Flight, Solar Impulse With Omega Show How Innovation Can Change The World

It all started in 1999, as Dr Bertrand Piccard, a Swiss scientist and aeronaut, completed his non-stop around-the-world balloon flight with Brian Jones in a record-breaking 19 days, 21 hours and 47 minutes in the air – a challenge that aeronautic experts had deemed impossible. Their flight, the …

Solar Impulse

Death of American Ally a Potential Nail in Iraq’s Coffin

When his three-car con­voy pulled up to a po­lice check­point in Bagh­dad on Fri­day the 13th of Feb­ru­ary, Sheikh Qassem al-Janabi had little …

The CIA will reorganize to increase its focus on cybersecurity

The CIA is planning one of the largest reorganizations in the agency's history, <i>The Washington Post</i> reports. CIA director John Brennan unveiled the plans in a press briefing today, saying the agency will focus more on cybersecurity issues and digital espionage. In addition to undergoing a massive …

Hillary in Nixon's shadow

It is a twist of history not likely to be lost on Hillary Rodham Clinton that only one person in modern times has managed to win the presidency after roughly two decades as a famous and polarizing figure in the first rank of political life. His name: Richard M. Nixon.<p>The Nixon example comes to mind …

Will Clinton let email issue mushroom into a major problem?

It's impossible to know whether Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of a private email account to conduct business as secretary of State is a serious scandal or merely a tempest in a teapot. Impossible, because Clinton and her aides have ducked the most important questions.<p>Yes, secretaries of State are …

Boko Haram swears allegiance to Isil

Declaration by deadly militant group means Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's black flag now flies over tens of thousands of square miles in northern Nigeria<p>The Nigerian militant group Boko Haram on Saturday announced it was joining the <b>Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant</b> (Isil) by apparently releasing an …

Clinton private email violated 'clear-cut' State Dept. rules

The policy warns against routine use of personal email accounts.<p>The State Department has had a policy in place since 2005 to warn officials against routine use of personal email accounts for government work, a regulation in force during Hillary Clinton’s tenure as secretary of state that appears to …

How to survive the Canadian wilderness, as shown by Ray Mears

Wild places sometimes demand silence. Not the eerie emptiness of no-sound silence, but living, breathing wilderness silence. A gentle breeze in the branches of forest trees, water lapping on the shores of a lake, an unidentified scurrying through the undergrowth, the enchantment of birdsong. A …

National security analyst: Islamic ideology drives terrorism – not lack of opportunities and poverty

.<p>.<p>By Peter Bergen,<br>CNN National Security Analyst<br>Updated 2358 GMT (0758 HKT) February 19, 2015<p>(CNN) The Obama administration this week hosted a …

Top 8 Safety Tips for Winter Camping

Winter camping can be an incredible way to enjoy the wilderness year round – but there are inherent and hidden dangers. Adequate planning and …

A brand new park: North Sonoma Mountain Regional Park (20-pic gallery)

From the Ridge Trail on North Sonoma Mountain, you will discover why the newest park in the greater Bay Area can appeal to anybody across the region.<p>Last week, North Sonoma Mountain Regional Park was opened to the public.<p>The new park is located southeast of Santa Rosa. If you are familiar with the …

Florida by Water: Explore a Coastal Paddling Trail

Bays, coves, and other sheltered areas along the Florida coast create favorable conditions for sea kayaking.<p>Bays, coves, and other sheltered areas along the coast create favorable conditions for sea kayaking. Protected from the strong winds and waves of the open ocean, paddlers typically are able …

Islam Is NOT A Constitutionally Protected Religion. Here's Why.

Big Tobacco's Future: Big Pot

You may like technology (who doesn't these days) or the energy sector (where would we be without it) -- but if you're making a long-term bet as an …

The Return of the Vaccine Wars

The controversy over vaccines is as old as vaccination itself<p>The controversy over vaccines is as old as vaccination itself. When Edward Jenner, a brilliant English country doctor, discovered the vaccine for smallpox in 1796, he faced as much criticism as praise. Ministers thundered against …

Public Health

Rush Limbaugh: Did FDR Say We Must Consider Japan's 'Legitimate Grievances'?

Just when you thought what emanates from the White House on defeating the jihad could not get more absurd, Rush Limbaugh provides much-needed …