Two Chinese J-10 fighter jets intercepted a U.S. Navy surveillance plane flying over international waters in the East China Sea on Sunday, with one jet coming within 300 feet (91 meters) of the American aircraft, U.S. officials told Reuters. The officials said that one of the Chinese J-10 aircraft came so close to the U.S. Show More Summary
A recent study from the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) looks at how China’s military capabilities in Asia make forward-deployed U.S. bases there vulnerable. The report warns, “the growing capability of China to threaten U.S. Show More Summary
Eugenics, or forced sterilization and controlled breeding, accounts for some of the darkest projects in American history. It's seldom talked about or taught in schools, but the sterilization of women in prisons was common until as recently as 2010. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
I saw an American soldier reading his Bible, and I wanted to know more. I grew up in Iraq as the third oldest of eight siblings. My family was untraditional. My mom was Muslim, and my dad was Catholic. They didn’t force any religion on their children, in part because they didn’t take religion very seriously themselves. Show More Summary
The event which according to many democrats cost Hillary Clinton the election (aside from Putin personally hacking the brains of several million middle-class Americans and forcing them to vote against Hillary, of course) is finally getting closure. Show More Summary
President Nicholas Maduro plans to rewrite Venezuela's constitution. As a general strike begins, the Organization of American States expresses fear that security forces might start a "bloodbath."
Elisabeth Rosenthal, author of “An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back,” responds to Ivy Austin’s health insurance nightmare. Photo by PeopleImages.com and Getty Images Editor’s note: Yesterday,...Show More Summary
The United States reacted angrily Wednesday after Turkey’s state news agency disclosed the locations of American military posts in northern Syria, a move the Pentagon warned could put lives at risk. The Anadolu Agency (AA) published a report Monday detailing the 10 US military...
Dave Majumdar Security, Thanks to Russia and China. With advanced air defense systems such as the Russian-made S-300 and S-400 families proliferating around the world, it is becoming increasingly difficult for American airpower to penetrate...Show More Summary
In 2000, Donald Trump wrote in his book The America We Deserve that “with the globalization craze in full heat, unions are about the only force reminding us to remember the American family.” During last year’s presidential campaign, he boasted that he had “tremendous support within unions” and then received a larger share of the union vote than […]
Lena Dunham is joining AMERICAN HORROR STORY. Now, Lena Dunham is a name many of you might not know - unless you have a wife/girlfriend. That said, Dunham is the creative force and star of the HBO series GIRLS - which co-stars my favorite...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The publication by Turkey's state-run news agency of the locations of what appeared to be U.S. military posts in Syria puts American forces in danger, and the United States has complained to Turkey, a NATO ally, the Pentagon said on Wednesday.
DAKAR (Reuters) - Cameroonian forces have been torturing suspects in their campaign against Islamist group Boko Haram, with much of the torture happening at a base that has also been used by American and French troops, Amnesty International said on Thursday.
A new federal rule allowing Americans to file class-action suits against banks instead of being forced into private arbitration has become entangled in a dispute between Trump and Obama appointees over consumer protection. The disagreement poses another potential obstacle to the rule unveiled last...
The Framers of the Constitution were deeply committed to preventing the corruption of their new republic. In fact, their anger over the corruption of the British monarchy and Parliament was a driving force behind the American Revolution. Show More Summary
Last night I shared the story of how passengers apparently had to get off an American Airlines flight at Raleigh-Durham Airport after a passenger passed an unbearable amount of gas. A spokesperson for the airport suggested that passengers...Show More Summary
A person who "passed gas" on an American Airlines plane on Sunday afternoon forced all passengers off the jet, officials said. The incident happened when passengers on the flight became ill with nausea and headaches, according to a spokesperson with Raleigh-Durham International Airport.... Show More Summary
Trump has forced many evangelicals to embrace a pragmatism that could damage the gospel.
Despite production of the Dodge Viper coming to an end on August 31, VLF Automotive has an ample supply of the cars for converting into the Force 1 V10. The American coachbuilder first showed the Viper-based Force 1 V10 coupe at the 2016 Detroit auto show. The company followed up with the Force 1 V10 Roadster at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. VLF...
Zachary Keck Security, Asia It could only be Mao. North Korea’s July 4 test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) has forced Americans to confront a possibility that was once unthinkable: Kim Jong-un armed with nuclear weapons and the ability to use them against the United States. Show More Summary