The Nepalese government is failing to deliver even basic health and sanitation services in the wake of the devastating earthquake in Nepal late last week, so local people are providing where their government is failing.
Iraqi and Yazidi officials are reporting that 300 Yazidi captives were killed on Friday by Islamic State militants in the Tal Afar district near Mosul. Last year, thousands of members of the religious minority group were captured…
The federal government passed new rules today regarding the way North America moves crude oil by rail. Their latest effort attempting to stop a string of fiery train crashes.
North and South America are the first region to rid itself of German measles, health officials announced Wednesday.
German measles vaccines, now part of childhood shots, were first licensed in 1969 and included in mass vaccination campaigns.
The Saudi government announced Tuesday that they arrested 93 suspects tied to an Islamic State group who stated their plans were multi-pronged attacks on our U.S. Embassy in Riyadh as well as security forces and…
Robert Downey Jr. (son of actor/filmmaker Robert Downey, Sr.) walked off the set of an interview with British Channel 4 News reporter Krishnan Guru-Murthy…
According to Reuters, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said an Iranian “force” seized a U.S. cargo ship after opening fire on it in the Gulf on Tuesday and directed it to the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas.
Reuters also stated, a Pentagon spokesman said Iranian forces had boarded a Marshall Island-flagged vessel, the MV Maersk Tigris, in the Gulf. He said the boarding occurred after Iranian patrol boats fired shots across the vessel’s bow and ordered it deeper into Iranian waters.
A reporter for the Baltimore Sun was in West Baltimore reporting on the on-going riots, when he was accosted by an assailant armed with a can of mace.
A number of police officers were injured and a squad car has been set ablaze in the city of Baltimore Maryland. Criminal gangs in Baltimore have threatened that more attacks against police are to come.
According to the sourcelink, Israel launched airstrikes Sunday to “neutralize” an imminent attack by bomb-carrying militants along the Israeli-Syrian border.
Spain has issued the second highest environmental emergency alert level as oil slick reaches the pristine beaches on the southwestern Canary Islands.
It seems PETA may be responsible for Barbie’s recently failed employment opportunity as Mattel spokesman Alex Clark confirms reports that Mattel will stop making the SeaWorld Trainer Barbie Doll…
A massive earthquake shook the very foundation of Mt. Everest, reduced centuries of history to rubble, flattened homes and claimed the lives of over 1900 people so far. The 7.8 magnitude quake near the capital, Katmandu, has reduced whole blocks to rubble all over the city. Emergency personnel, locals and even tourists have all joined together in a desperate search for survivors.
The powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake that rocked the Nepalese people on Saturday isn’t the biggest or deadliest the region has ever seen (1934 an 8.0 struck the region killing more than 16,000) but it did take its toll…
The Vietnam War raged from the mid 50s through the mid 70s. During that time the US dropped as much as three times as many bombs as it did during World War II. It’s estimated that as much as 10% of those bombs didn’t detonate and could be armed and dangerous.