CIA Now Thinks Greece Military Coup Possible

Despite last year’s 110 billion euro Greece bailout — from the European Union, the International Monetary Fund, and the European Central Bank — there remains serious concern that the periphery EU nation will be unable to continue its debt repayments. Due to the increasing severity of the problem, and the ongoing resistance to additional support, […]

Housewife: Handcuffed, strip-searched, detained over ‘appearance’ on 9/11 anniversary

DETROIT — An Ohio woman said Tuesday that she endured nearly four hours in police custody that included being forced off an airplane in handcuffs, strip-searched and interrogated at Detroit’s airport on the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks — all, she believes, because of her Middle Eastern appearance. Shoshana Hebshi, 35, told The […]

Cops: Officers Shot, Killed Suspect in Point Lookout

Nassau County police officers shot and killed a knife-wielding 22-year-old man suspected of committing a burglary near his Point Lookout home on Monday night, authorities said. Officers were investigating a break-in on Lynbrook Avenue shortly before midnight Tuesday where a woman reported that a man armed with a tool or knife broke into her home, […]

Woman molested by U.S. border agents after failing to declare “raspberries”

A woman from Stratford, Ont., has launched a $500,000 lawsuit in a U.S. federal court against two female U.S. border guards in Detroit. In March 2010, Loretta Van Beek was travelling to Savannah, Ga., where she owns a small vacation home, when she was pulled over by customs agents at the Ambassador Bridge, across the […]

Debt now equals total U.S. economy

By Stephen Dinan The Washington Times President Obama projects that the gross federal debt will top $15 trillion this year, officially equalling the size of the entire U.S. economy, and will jump to nearly $21 trillion in five years’ time. Amid the other staggering numbers in the budget Mr. Obama sent to Congress on Monday, […]

Terrorist Who Trained London Bombers Was Working For US Government

While talking heads like Glenn Beck continue to invoke the threat of radical Islam, they habitually ignore the blindingly obvious, that radical Islam is a creature of the US military-industrial complex. Case in point – the terrorist who trained the London bombers was a US informant and has been freed after serving only four and […]

Chemtrails Halted for Navy Fest, U.S. Open and…Obama

Surprise. Military brass don’t like chemtrails either. So they stopped them for 3 days in San Diego this week while they enjoyed their multi-million dollar taxpayer-funded festivities. Sort of the Oscars for the military elite you might say. Besides, while setting up with exotic boats and planes, bringing in dignitaries and the like, you’d hate […]

Utah woman jailed for selling flowers from her home

A day once existed in America when a woman like Dena Long-Christensen, 44, would have been celebrated, admired for her “can-do” spirit, and held up as a role model for others. That day is sadly past. Now Long-Christensen—and others like her—are treated by the new America as criminals to be fined and jailed. Her crime? […]

Rome protesters tell Berlusconi to go

Hundreds of demonstrators struggled to be heard at times amid the din from blowing of whistles and banging of cooking saucepans during the rally in the centre of the capital, aimed at heaping more pressure on the beleaguered Mr Berlusconi. But they did manage to break into song at one point, with a rendition of […]

Egyptian police use Facebook and Twitter to track down protesters’ names before ’rounding them up’

By Ian Gallagher Sitting on an upturned bread basket with her knees pulled up to her chest, a petite young woman looked out over Tahrir Square early yesterday morning and weighed up whether she should stay or leave. Gabrielle, 25, is a French-Egyptian property lawyer, one of the thousands of young protesters who have remained […]