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South Sudan soldiers raped children, burned people alive: U.N. experts

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - South Sudanese soldiers raped children, burned people alive in their homes and hunted others for days in swamps in an increasingly brutal war the government had hoped to win with an emergency $850 million military budget, U.N. experts said.<p>A view shows a burnt and looted …

Africa

Family of Marines taking the fight to ISIS

Harry M. was a U.S. Marine, a civilian police officer and a staff sergeant with the U.S. Army National Guard. He served numerous combat tours, including a violent stretch in Ramadi as a sniper team leader in 2005, tasked with capturing or killing high-value targets. He had retired from the service …

Iran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urges Islamic unity against real enemies: U.S. and Israel

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s supreme religious leader, on Saturday called on the Islamic nations to unite in the face of the world’s “bullies” and …

Pentagon Unsure If It Could Beat Russia In A Conventional Conflict

The <i>Daily Beast reports</i> that a series of classified war gaming exercises ran by the Defense Department have clearly shown that the U.S. is …

Military

Unique antenna's radar gives Nasa a headache

Nasa engineers are wrestling with a $915m (£586m) satellite that began to malfunction just six months after launch.<p>The Soil Moisture Active Passive (Smap) spacecraft was launched on 31 January into a polar orbit with an altitude of 685km. It is designed to measure the water content of the top 5cm …

Jesus Take The Wheel: ‘The Down-Low Detective’ Makes It His Mission To Expose Suspected Gay Pastors

Down Low Detective Exposes Gay Pastors On Facebook<p>A man going by the “Down-Low Detective” has made it his mission to expose secretly gay men on …

North Carolina

Georgia Church Kicks Out Sick 92-Year-Old Woman Because She Didn't Give Enough Money

How to Tell If a Small Church Is Strategic or Stuck

5 types of strategically small churches, and 4 types of stuck churches. Which one are you?

Blacks Fail to Rebuke Anti-Christ Louis Farrakhan for His Threats of Murder in a Christian Church

Written by: Jesse Lee Peterson<p>Published on: August 12, 2015<p><i>“If the federal government will not intercede in our affairs, then we must rise up and</i> …

ISIS Organizing Small Armies Inside America

<b>Homeland Insecurity:</b> The FBI's arrest of a group of New Jersey and New York Muslims trying to organize a "small army" for the Islamic State leaves …

New Jersey

Why More Conflict Is Inevitable In The Middle East

We all know how sectarian, religious and political differences have thrown many Middle Eastern countries into chaos and armed conflict. <b>But there is a</b> …

Middle East

Kidnapped Priest Killed, Chopped Up by ISIS as 'Christians Become a Form of Currency' in Mid-East War, Says Aid to the Church in Need

Hundreds of kidnapped Arab Christians have been ransomed, tortured, beheaded and killed over the past year, including a priest who was chopped into …

College Football | FOX Sports

Massive Explosion in Warehouse in China

Four ways to get amazing drone footage without spending a fortune on a drone

But beautiful drone photography and collecting data come at a price. High-tech drones usually cost $1,000 or more, so the investment doesn't necessarily make sense for everyone.<p>Plus, most consumers are not skilled at operating drones, so by flying a drone they could create a hazardous …

Sky Ladder Chinese Firework Ascends Into Sky During Sensational Display

An amazing firework display which launches a glowing ladder into the sky has been developed by a Chinese artist.<p>Cai Guo-Qiang designed the …

Amazing

Christian Rapper Flame Explains Why the 'Death of Cultural Christianity Will Help the Gospel'

NEW YORK -– Grammy-nominated Christian rapper Flame makes a statement on his new album <i>Forward</i> suggesting the death of cultural Christianity will help …

Christianity

The Constitution Ally Gazette

Why are you closing?<p>It hides the content It looks like an ad I trust only original links<p>Link shared by<p>Links by @Constitution Ally<p>The Constitution …

What Compassionate Conservatives Are Getting Wrong About Transgender Issues

Dr. Michael L. Brown, a prominent commentator among religious conservatives, asked readers at Charisma News and The Christian Post an important …

Renowned genetics expert proves existence of Adam and Eve through DNA research

It's not often when Church and science complement each other. This was achieved recently when a highly respected genetics expert confirmed the …

These photos take us inside the holy city of Mecca

Back in 2011, London-based photographer and creative director Toufic Beyhum smuggled his Hasselblad into Mecca – birthplace of Muhammad and the site of the Prophet’s first revelation of the Quran. Initially travelling to the holy city for spiritual reasons, Beyhum was so taken by its beauty and …

What Mohammad Omar took from Afghanistan that can never be returned

The late Taliban leader Mohammad Omar played a major role in history. By giving Osama bin Laden and al-Qaeda haven after they were expelled from Sudan in 1996, Omar hosted the organization and its leader as they planned the 2001 attack on the World Trade Center in New York. When Omar refused to …

Unusual Red Arcs Spotted on Icy Saturn Moon

Like graffiti sprayed by an unknown artist, unexplained arc-shaped, reddish streaks are visible on the surface of Saturn's icy moon Tethys in new, …

Two Israelis charged in arson attack on Church of Loaves and Fishes

Described by authorities as Jewish extremists, the two men are accused of torching part of a church at the site where Christians believe Jesus performed the miracle of the loaves and fishes<p>Two Israeli men, described by authorities as Jewish extremists, were charged on Wednesday with torching part …

Ted Cruz Gets Testy With John Kerry, Ernest Moniz Over Iran Deal

"Please, don't distort my words."<p>WASHINGTON -- Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz grew visibly annoyed on Wednesday when Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) began to grill them at a Senate hearing on the nuclear agreement with Iran.<p>The Texas conservative, who is running for …

Benghazi panel, State Dept. reach deal on documents

House Select Committee on Benghazi Republicans and the State Department have reached a tentative truce on document production, postponing what would likely have been a partisan showdown Wednesday, sources confirmed to POLITICO.<p>The committee has called off a much publicized grilling of Secretary of …

Charles Krauthammer: Ted Cruz Guilty of Committing ‘Act of Rather Amazing Hypocrisy’

Conservative political pundit Charles Krauthammer said Monday that Sen. Ted Cruz(R-Texas) is guilty of “rather amazing hypocrisy” for blasting Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, but failing to go after fellow Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump.<p>[sharequote align=”right”]”It is an act …