Daniel Aaron Loveland II

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The lost history of the Freemasons

Conspiracy theories abound about the Freemasons. But Scotland’s true Masonic history, while forgotten by many for centuries, remains hidden in plain sight.<p>With its cobblestone paving and Georgian façades, tranquil Hill Street is a haven in Edinburgh’s busy New Town. Compared to the Scottish …

Scotland

What Was James Comey Thinking?

FBI Director James Comey has long been renowned for his integrity and independence. So why did he upend the 2016 election? An exclusive report from inside the FBI.<p>As the United States attorney for the Southern District of New York, James B. Comey gave a speech to every new prosecutor he hired. …

Donald Trump

10 Brilliant iPhone Tricks You Didn't Know About

The iPhone is intuitive, easy and powerful. But even many Apple power users don't know these simple tricks.<p>1) Ask SIRI to open the Pod Bay Doors<p>Apple …

Why the Taliban takeover of Kunduz is a big deal

<b>(CNN) —</b> The loss of the major city of Kunduz to the Taliban is a stunning reversal for the Afghan government, deepening worries about the ability of its security forces to take the fight to the Islamic militants.<p>Afghan officials vowed to quickly drive the Taliban back out again from the northern …

Afghanistan

“The Confederate flag still flies overseas”: Endless war, domestic racism and the forgotten history of the stars and bars

Before it became a pennant for right-wing backlash, the Confederate flag was a symbol of American imperialism<p>The Pentagon just can’t let go. In the wake of the Charleston Massacre, Amazon and Walmart have announced that they will no longer sell Confederate flag merchandise. Ebay says it will stop …

Is this a UFO disguised as a cloud? Video shows it behaving VERY oddly

A North Philadelphia man has captured absolute, conclusive proof that aliens are all around us, disguised as clouds.<p>Hector Garcia claims that a …

Pay Attention to How Man Responds When Total Stranger Accosts Him for Carrying a Gun

A gun rights activist was openly carrying a handgun outside the St. Louis Zoo earlier this month in protest of the zoo’s policy banning firearms when he was suddenly accosted by a stranger. The man, who goes by Rich Johnson on YouTube, repeatedly berated the pro-gun advocate and called him names …

How Britain and the EU allowed jihadists to wage war on their own tourists

The West cheered the Arab Spring and overthrew Gaddafi, but it did little to stop weapons and jihadists flooding across North Africa. The Tunisian terror attack was an inevitable blow-back on defenceless and unprepared British citizens.<p>If the attack on British tourists, many of them elderly, lying …

Terrorism

Back in 2000, the CIA made 8 predictions on what life would be like in 2015

We're now halfway through the year and it turns out that several of these predictions were on the money.<p>Here's a rundown of some of the predictions, according to a December 2000 story from The Telegraph.<p><b>"International affairs are increasingly determined by large and powerful organizations rather</b> …

The CIA's plot to kill Osama bin Laden: was it a conspiracy?

New evidence throws CIA accounts of the al-Qaeda leader's death into question in a BBC documentary, The Bin Laden Conspiracy, which is on tonight<p>In May 2011, when a team of US Navy SEALs stormed a compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan and killed the world’s most wanted terror target, it became a …

Osama Bin Laden

The birth of a psychopath

<b>(CNN) —</b> After every horrific crime that shocks us, the next question we often ask is, "How could anyone do such a thing?"<p>If the criminal is a psychopath, the answer is very simple. They don't feel empathy or guilt. So instead of asking, "How could they do this horrible thing?" the more pertinent …

Psychology

How Isis crippled al-Qaida

The inside story of the coup that has brought the world’s most feared terrorist network to the brink of collapse<p>On 5 February, Jordanian officials confirmed that the intellectual godfather of al-Qaida, Abu Muhammad al-Maqdisi, had been released from prison. Though he is little known in the west, …

Islam

5 Reasons Why Facebook Can Be Dangerous for People With Depression

Last week I fell into panic mode. It started with intense chest pains each time I logged onto Facebook to check the groups I belong to as well as scroll through my main feed. Each visit became shorter as the physical symptoms of anxiety and depression overwhelmed rational thought. By Tuesday I had …