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Iraq crisis: ISIS advances on Baquba as U.S. moves firepower to region

As Islamic militants continue their murderous advance across Iraq, they have a new target in their sights: the city of Baquba, less than 40 miles north of Baghdad.<p>Gunbattles erupted in the city, only a 45-minute drive from the capital, on Tuesday as fighters and Iraqi government forces …

White House Denounces 'Chilling' Reports Of Jews Being Ordered To Register In Eastern Ukraine

The fliers reportedly being handed out, order Jews in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk to register themselves and pay a tax or face deportation. According to The Daily Beast, the grand rabbi of Detski confirmed the fliers have been distributed in the area. The leader of Donetsk, whose …

NASA Finds Most Earth-Like Planet Yet

In the con­stel­la­tion Cygnus, which ap­pears to us as a great swan in the sky, about 500 light-years away, there is a star about half the size of …

Harry Reid: Cliven Bundy’s armed supporters are “domestic terrorists”

The Senate majority leader also questions the patriotism of Bundy’s gun-toting buddies<p>Elias Isquith<p>April 17, 2014 9:43pm (UTC)<p>Nevada's renegade rancher Cliven Bundy has his fans, but Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is not one of them.<p>Bundy is currently in a standoff of sorts with the federal …

Sen. Reid calls supporters of Nevada rancher Bundy 'domestic terrorists'

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said he believes the supporters who rallied around Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy in his fight against the federal government are “domestic terrorists” and Bundy does not respect his country.<p>The Las Vegas Journal-Review reported that Reid, D-Nev., made the comments at …

Two justices say high court will likely rule on NSA programs

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two members of the Supreme Court indicated on Thursday night that the court will ultimately have to decide the legality of National Security Agency surveillance activities.<p>A National Security Agency (NSA) data gathering facility is seen in Bluffdale, about 25 miles (40 kms) …