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NATO Makes Plans to Back Turkey over Syria Spillover

NATO Makes Plans to Back Turkey over Syria Spillover

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 9:08

NATO said it had drawn up plans to defend Turkey if necessary should the war in Syria spill over their border again as dozens of people were killed across the Arab nation on Tuesday. [caption id="attachment_26820" align="alignnone" width="468"] Syria ...

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Cyber Attacks Against US Rising Unchecked

Cyber Attacks Against US Rising Unchecked

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 9:58

The number of cyberattacks targeting US organizations has doubled over the past three years, leading to hefty losses, a study released Monday showed. [caption id="attachment_26781" align="alignright" width="240"] Cyber Attacks[/caption] The study conducted by the Ponemon Institute and sponsored ...

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Barack Obama has Failed to Lead in Syria Middle East

Barack Obama has Failed to Lead in Syria Middle East

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 9:19

US President Barack Obama has "failed to lead in Syria" and the broader Middle East, and strains between his administration and ally Israel are emboldening Iran, White House hopeful Mitt Romney warned Monday. [caption id="attachment_26776" align="alignright" width="316"] Mitt ...

Debate Worst Way to Spend Anniversary (Michelle Obama)

Debate Worst Way to Spend Anniversary (Michelle Obama)

Thursday, October 4, 2012 10:34

US President Barack Obama is marking his 20th wedding anniversary Wednesday by squaring off against rival Mitt Romney in their first debate -- and First Lady Michelle is less than thrilled....

Tennessee Meningitis Outbreak Spreads to Other US States

Tennessee Meningitis Outbreak Spreads to Other US States

Thursday, October 4, 2012 9:33

State and federal health officials said on Wednesday that they expected more cases to be reported in a deadly outbreak of fungal meningitis they believe is linked to steroid injections given for pain at two clinics in Tennessee....

Iran May Still be Years Away From Any Nuclear Armed Missile

Iran May Still be Years Away From Any Nuclear Armed Missile

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 9:02

Iran already has enough low-enriched uranium for several atomic bombs if refined to a high degree but it may still be a few years away from being able to build a nuclear-armed missile if it decided to go down that path. [caption id="attachment_26625" align="alignnone" width="640"]...

Russia Bans Controversial Anti Islam Video

Russia Bans Controversial Anti Islam Video

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 8:48

A Russian court paved the way for a potential closure of the video-sharing website YouTube by banning an anti-Islam video on Monday that sparked violent protests across the Muslim world. Moscow's Tverskoy Court ruled that the ...

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Strong Quake Strikes Southwest Colombia

Strong Quake Strikes Southwest Colombia

Monday, October 1, 2012 9:08

A strong magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck in the Andes mountains of south-west Colombia on Sunday, Colombian and US earthquake monitoring services reported. [caption id="attachment_26549" align="alignright" width="281"] Earthquake[/caption] The quake struck at 1631 GMT some 20 kilometers east of the ...

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US Intelligence Community Says Libya Attackers Linked to Al Qaeda

US Intelligence Community Says Libya Attackers Linked to Al Qaeda

Saturday, September 29, 2012 10:33

The US intelligence community said Friday that a deadly assault on a US consulate in Libya was a planned attack linked to Al-Qaeda, but stressed that "many unanswered questions" remained. [caption id="attachment_26534" align="alignright" width="281"] ...

OIC Adopts Resolution Against Anti Islam Film

OIC Adopts Resolution Against Anti Islam Film

Saturday, September 29, 2012 10:02

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has adopted a resolution condemning the anti-Islam film “Innocence of Muslims” and also the caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) published in a French magazine,  News reported Saturday. [caption id="attachment_26520" align="alignright" width="328"]...

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