From earlier this month: the incomparable Doktor Zoom: Doktor Zoom: Mitch McConnell’s Campaign Manager Quits To Spend More Time With His (Alleged) Bribe Money: "Looks like Senate Minority Leader and Supreme Chelonian Overlord Mitch McConnell... Show More Summary
North Korean state propaganda has given its first public acknowledgment that its Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un has been afflicted with some kind of health problem. "The wealth and prosperity of our socialism is thanks to the painstaking...Show More Summary
A North Korean state media report has acknowledged that Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un is suffering from "discomfort," according to Reuters. Kim has not been seen in public for the past several weeks. Reuters said that an hour-long documentary broadcast on Thursday in North Korea showed footage of Kim, 31, walking with difficulty. Read full article >>
In North Korea, political life revolves around Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un. Yet Kim appeared to have skipped a high-level governmental meeting Thursday — and no one seems to know quite why. Televised footage of the reopening of North Korea's Supreme People’s Assembly did not show Kim at the meeting, the Associated Press reports. Show More Summary
Connor Baxter comes out of the gates strong on Day 1 here in Huntington Beach Current Ratings Leader and yellow jersey holder, Connor Baxter (Starboard) started today as he means to continue here at Stop 4 of the 2014 Stand Up World Series, securing a win on the first day of competition in one of the [...]
At 81, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has emerged as the Supreme Court's liberal leader, its strongest voice for women's rights and an increasingly outspoken critic of the court's conservative majority. This fall, as she begins her 22nd...Show More Summary
At a critical moment in nuclear negotiations and the widening war against ISIS, the health of Iran’s supreme leader could throw another wild card into the mix.
NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Europe said today that Pentagon leaders are reviewing decisions to scale down U.S. military forces in Europe in light of the changing security environment on the continent triggered by Russia’s annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula and […]
He reportedly wanted to "meet with Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un"
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei put to rest on Monday any speculation that his country would be partnering in anyway with the U.S. and its allies in defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, also known as ISIS or I...
Mohamed Badie, the Supreme Guide of the Muslim Brotherhood, has been sentenced to life in prison, stemming from charges that he was responsible for countless murders and violent acts during riots in Cairo last year. The trial was known...Show More Summary
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) had a pretty simple response to to Sen. Ted Cruz's (R-Texas) claim that a proposed constitutional amendment intended to reverse the Supreme Court's 2010 Citizens United decision could put...Show More Summary
The Islamic State, the extremist Sunni Islamist group that has taken over much of Iraq and Syria, once appeared to be doing the impossible: Uniting America and Iran in their opposition to a common enemy. While Iran was not mentioned in President Obama's speech on how to tackle the Islamic State, there was much speculation that the center […]
Iran rejected a U.S. request for cooperation against the jihadist Islamic State group early in its advance in Iraq and Syria, supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Monday. “Right from the start, the United States asked through...Show More Summary
Supreme Court clears the way for prosecution of former leader Khaleda Zia on charges of embezzlement.
Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, is currently in hospital after undergoing prostate surgery on Monday. The 75-year-old cleric is reported to be in "good condition", though he did issue this stern message before the procedure: "There is no room for concern, but this does not mean that they – the people – do […]
Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, is currently in hospital after undergoing prostate surgery on Monday. The 75-year-old cleric is reported to be in "good condition", though he did issue this stern message before the procedure: "There is no room for concern, but this does not mean that they — the people — do not need to pray." Read full article >>
Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ali Khamenei, reinstated Sadegh Larijani, Head of the Iranian Judiciary, in his position for another five years on August 14, 2014. Civil and political activists have raised serious criticism and concern about Sadegh Larijani’s performance in his position. The most serious concerns voiced over Sadegh Larijani’s conduct over the past five years [...]
Rare report on Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's health says supreme leader had "routine" and "successful" prostate operation.
Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has undergone successful prostate surgery in Tehran, the country’s official news agency said Monday.