Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Iran president still a force even as his era ends When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
Russia had elder Boston suspect under surveillance Russian agents placed the elder Boston bombing suspect under surveillance during a six-month visit to southern Russia last year, then scrambled to find him when he suddenly disappeared after police killed a Canadian jihadist, a security official told The Associated Press.... More
Russia, Poland in spat over gas supplies The move comes amid concerns Moscow is ready to use its energy exports as a political weapon over the crisis in Ukraine. Russian gas supplier Gazprom was elusive in its position: while it claimed its deliveries didn't drop, it warned that they depend on ... 09/11/2014 - 12:55 pm | View Link
Italy calls for united EU response to Russia Italian foreign minister and incoming EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini said on Wednesday the European Union must be united on new sanctions against Russia or else it could strengthen Moscow. EU leaders called for new sanctions at a summit on ... 09/10/2014 - 9:24 pm | View Link
Today in Liberty: Treasury Department halts Ex-Im deals with Russia, federal court grants D.C. a stay on gun rights ruling “I am a libertarian with a small ‘l’ and a Republican with a capital ‘R’. And I am a Republican with a capital ‘R’ on grounds of expediency, not on principle.” — Milton Friedman — GOP’s attitude on gay marriage is changing: The Hill ... 07/30/2014 - 1:08 am | View Link
Europe faces gas shortage as Russia cuts Ukraine supply after talks fail But Russia’s state gas firm Gazprom said it had switched Ukraine to a prepayment system at 7am UK time – a move that effectively halts all shipments because Kiev has not forwarded any money for future gas deliveries to Moscow. “If we receive no ... 06/16/2014 - 2:22 am | View Link
Russia Halts Ammo Shipments To US, Financial Watchdog Website Claims The 7.62 ammo is used in the AK-47 semi-automatic weapon. Either real or perceived shortages of Russian ammo are now causing bullets made in the Vladimir Putin’s country to vanish off store shelves. An excerpt from the Silver Doctors report reads ... 03/7/2014 - 10:11 am | View Link
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White House Halts Transfer of Weapons to Israel The Obama administration announced that it has halted a shipment of Hellfire aerial anti-armor missiles to Israel. 09/22/2014 - 6:17 pm | View Website
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*Breaking: Ammo Rush Begins Again As Russia Halts Soviet ... The largest wholesale gun & ammo distributors in the US have informed us in private conversation today that a massive scramble is on for all 7.62 as Russia has ... 09/22/2014 - 12:19 pm | View Website
U. S. Secretary of State John Kerry says more than 50 countries have joined the coalition to fight the Islamic State extremist group.
Flanked by Iraq's president and foreign minister, Kerry was speaking hours after a U. S.-led coalition conducted airstrikes against the militants in Syria.
A Bossier Parish deputy has been fired after his arrest on a domestic violence charge.
Sheriff's spokesman Lt. Bill Davis tells The Times (http://bit.ly/1pqvUyX ) Bonacci was booked after a physical altercation between him and his wife at their home about midnight Monday.
A Superior Court judge in Kenai has set a trial date for a man who is charged with establishing a charity for overseas soldiers and keeping most of the donations for personal use.
State prosecutors say Roach hired people to solicit donations in front of stores, but that he used much of the money for living expenses.
Roach, the president of the Boxes for Heroes organization, is accused of using the money as his sole source of income.
Roach received medical care in Wasilla and has gone through several changes in legal representation.