| Jan 14, 2012
| 8:24 PM
A suicide bomber disguised as a policeman targeted Shiite pilgrims Saturday outside the southern Iraqi city of Basra, killing at least 53 people and wounding 137, the Interior Ministry said.
The blast was the single deadliest attack on the Shiite...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 8:19 AM
Lehigh Valley's U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent is getting some attention across the country this weekend, where an Occupy group and an anti-capitalism student group will protest his Enemy Expatriation Act at a courthouse in Utah.
From the Salt Lake Tribune:...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 3:11 PM
In court on Tuesday, a man who cops say was building bombs in his Upper Manhattan apartment pled not guilty, but prosecutors presented evidence that indicates Jose Pimentel posed an imminent danger to the public, and was inspired by some of the most...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 7:22 PM
As Glendale and other cities throughout the world schedule the commemoration of the Armenian Genocide by the Ottoman Turks nearly 100 years ago, we are often asked why? Why the inhumanity?
We are getting closer to the answer. Unlike the sporadic...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 11:28 AM
SIRTE, Libya -- Muammar Gaddafi made his final dash for freedom shortly before dawn prayers. Libya's leader, a few dozen loyal bodyguards and the head of his now non-existent army Abu Bakr Younis Jabr, broke out of the two-month siege of his hometown...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 10:16 AM
President Barack Obama said Friday the United States will fulfill its pledge to pull troops out of Iraq by the end of the year.
"As promised, the rest of our troops in Iraq will come home by the end of the year. After nearly nine years, America's war...
| Oct 24, 2011
In 1949, the communist takeover of China was the beginning of another campaign in the U.S.: Who lost China? It went on for years.
The failure to conclude an agreement to maintain U.S. troops in Iraq is already becoming grist for critics to blame the...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:30 PM
Whether they're just saying it for political gain or from bad advice, the current crop of GOP presidential candidates are wrong to criticize plans to pull out of Iraq by the end of the year, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Costa Mesa) said this week.
| Nov 7, 2011
| 9:04 AM
The U.S. military is vacating Saddam Hussein's ornate palaces at its war headquarters in Baghdad and will turn the property over to Iraq next month, but Saddam's prison toilet is leaving with the Americans.
The stainless steel commode and a reinforced...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 4:40 PM
7-day’s is all it took.
Operation Iraqi freedom has been over for just one-week, and already the country is back to its old ways.
More than 60-people are dead, and another 200-were injured when 10-explostions ripped through Baghdad overnight....
| May 30, 2012
| 1:28 PM
I think it's only a matter of time before Assad meets the same fate as Saddam Hussein, if not from his own people then by the system of international justice. He can't possibly escape it. The world is a different place than it was when former Ugandan...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:50 PM
An Iraqi war veteran from Long Island, who was held in an Iraqi jail for three weeks, is ecstatic to be a free man.
“I’m thrilled to be home,” said Alex Antiohos, 32, who lives with is his wife in North Babylon. “I’m...