| 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....
| Dec 22, 2011
Two terrible September days sum up the first decade of the new American millennium.
The first, of course, was Sept. 11, 2001. Osama bin Laden's suicide terrorists that morning hit the Pentagon, knocked down the World Trade Center, killed 3,000 Americans,...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 4:10 PM
It is perhaps the most recent piece of "big" news of the year. And its importance overshadows all other events of 2011 — at least for Americans.
When the U.S. military quietly pulled out of Iraq on Dec. 15 officials ended nearly nine years of...
| 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 29, 2011
PARIS -- There are only three valid reasons why the Middle East, the focus of international attention as 2012 begins, is important to the United States and the European nations. These are energy, immigration and Israel. Beyond that, there is no evident...
| Jul 29, 2011
When Saddam Hussein tells his son Uday in this film “I should have killed you the day you were born,” it’s rather powerful. He has just grabbed him by the testicles and was ready to slice him up. Uday’s in a hospital having his...
| 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...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 12:30 PM
Saddam Hussein Back in the News: Mohamed Bishr, an Egyptian man bearing a remarkable resemblance to the late Iraqi dictator, claimed in October that he had been briefly kidnapped after spurning an offer to portray Saddam in a porn video. Bishr's adult...
| Jan 3, 2012
PARIS -- The opinion polls' forecast that Rep. Ron Paul would do well in the Iowa Republican caucus has surely not been evidence of a surge in Iowa of hostility to the Federal Reserve and to free trade. If Paul comes out at or close to the top in the...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Baghdad -- Attackers killed at least 60 people in Iraq on Thursday in strikes that targeted Shiites and renewed fears of sectarian violence, authorities said.
The deadliest attack was a suicide bombing targeting Shiite pilgrims just west of the...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 1:28 PM
In his new memoir, Dick Cheney presents himself as someone who understood that the 9/11 attacks changed the world. Those attacks, he says, made it clear: "We had to do everything possible to be sure they (the terrorists) never got their hands on weapons...
| May 26, 2011
| 6:35 PM
May 2011 is shaping up to be a bad month for the bad guys. Osama bin Laden, US enemy number one nabbed! Now the Europeans got their number one, Ratko Mladic.
He was arrested after 16 years in hiding in Serbia.
Just goes to show you can run, but you can`...