New case of H7N9 bird flu confirmed in China

A Chinese poultry worker was confirmed as having contracted the deadly H7N9 bird flu virus, health officials said, the first case in the southern Guangdong province. The 51-year-old woman is in a critical condition after she was admitted to hospital on August 3 following signs of a fever, the Guangdong Provincial Health Department said on […]

Boston Marathon Bombing Investigation in Revere Massachusetts SUSPECT in Bombing

Boston Marathon Bombing Investigation in Revere Massachusetts SUSPECT in Bombing Video shows explosion at Boston Marathon finish line | Boston Marathon Bombing The deadly bombing at the Boston Marathon Monday has left at least three people dead — including an 8-year-old boy — and more than 130 others wounded. Two explosions rocked the Boston Marathon […]

Woman pepper sprayed at close range, loses her eyesight

  (KABC) – A woman, who says she was blinded when a police officer used pepper-spray at close range, is speaking out for the first time. Monique Hernandez has been blind since the Feb. 21 incident and doctors say she’ll probably never see again. She was undergoing a field sobriety test in her Beaumont neighborhood when […]

LulzSec leader turns FBI informant, spurs arrests

The FBI has taken down some of the top members of computer hacking group LulzSec thanks to help from none other than its leader, “Sabu,” Fox News reports. The 28-year-old unemployed father of two is really named Hector Xavier Monsegur, authorities say. Read full article              

1500 year old bible alleges that Jesus predicted Muhammad

*Translated from Italian* The Turkish authorities say they are in possession of a Bible at least 1500 years old, in which Jesus Christ would have predicted the advent of the Prophet Muhammad. Pope Benedict XVI has immediately asked to examine the text. The book was hidden in Turkey for at least 12 years and was […]

Ron Paul: ‘Supporting Santorum means rejecting the Tea Party’

By Christopher Santarelli, The Blaze The ideological differences between Republican presidential candidates Rick Santorum and Ron Paul are coming to a head. The Blaze wrote about the philosophical tension between the two candidates as far back as October, and throughout the campaign as both early dark horse candidates have managed to stay standing their attacks […]

Ron Paul: ‘Supporting Santorum means rejecting the Tea Party’

By Christopher Santarelli, The Blaze The ideological differences between Republican presidential candidates Rick Santorum and Ron Paul are coming to a head. The Blaze wrote about the philosophical tension between the two candidates as far back as October, and throughout the campaign as both early dark horse candidates have managed to stay standing their attacks […]

Doomsday Seed Vault has more than 740,000 samples

This week, the Doomsday Seed Vault in Norway is scheduled to receive nearly 25,000 samples of seeds from around the world, including those of grains that grow on one of the world’s highest mountain ranges and a plant whose stems redden an Ecuadorean drink on the “Day of the Dead.” With these additions the now […]

CIA Claims Release of its History of the Bay of Pigs Debacle Would “Confuse the Public”

The CIA explained to a Judge of the US District Court in Washington DC that releasing the final volume of its three-decade-old history of the 1961 Bay of Pigs debacle would “confuse the public,” and should be withheld because it is a “predecisional” document. Wow. And I thought that I had heard them all. Red […]

NATO Air Strike Kills Group of Afghan Children

NATO-led forces in Afghanistan said they found the bodies of dead children after a coalition air strike that has enraged the Afghan government. Gov’t officials showed gruesome photographs of eight dead boys, and said seven of them had been aged between six and 14, while one had been around 18 years old. They were bombed […]