Breaking up is hard to do by Judy Aron

With the Greeks defaulting (again) and the EU economy in a shambles, it is no surprise that some representatives of EU countries are forcefully saying, enough is enough: Photo/halltoons The countries that have been fiscally irresponsible can no longer be propped up by the more industrious and hard working nations and their taxpayers… and it would More...

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By deskofbrian On Monday, January 16th, 2012

25 confirmed dead in Beirut building collapse

A Lebanese civil defence worker, carries a wounded man after they remove him from beneath rubble of a collapsed buildin, in Beirut, Lebanon, on Sunday Jan. 15, 2012. Lebanese security officials say an old five-story More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, January 2nd, 2012

Iran test fires missile in Strait of Hormuz

Iran test-fired a long-range, shore-to-sea missile on Monday, the final day of its naval exercises in the Strait of Hormuz. “We have test fired a long-range shore-to-sea missile called Ghader [Capable], which More...

By deskofbrian On Friday, November 25th, 2011

Turkey PM Recep Tayyip Erdoğan compares Syria’s Assad to Hitler, Mussolini

The deaths continue to mount up in the eight month conflict between President Bashar al-Assad and the opposition. So far, more than 3,500 people have been killed, according to the United Nations.  More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

Azra Karaduman, baby rescued from rubble after Turkey earthquake VIDEO

Rescue workers pulled a two-week old baby from wreckage of a building 47 hours after a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck eastern Turkey, killing hundreds of people. Rescue workers carry Azra Karaduman, a two-week-old More...

By deskofbrian On Friday, October 21st, 2011
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Qaddafi’s bloody last moments captured on video (GRAPHIC)

Colonel Gaddafi (Pic: AFP /Philippe Desmazes) The following video was captured on a cell phone showing the disturbingly bloody and brutal capture of Libyan dictator, Muammar Qaddafi. Several photos have been released More...

By deskofbrian On Sunday, October 9th, 2011

WATCH: Julian Assange speaks at the ‘Stop the War Coalition’

Despite being on house arrest for the last several months, Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange managed to speak to the crowd at London’s Stop the War Coalition. The event, which was held in London’s Trafalgar More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, August 25th, 2011

7.0 Magnitude earthquake rattles Peru

A very powerful earthquake shook the northern region of Peru Thursday, reaching a magnitude of 7.0. There are no reports of injuries or deaths as a result of the earthquake.  More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, August 4th, 2011

WATCH: Police officer goes airborne after collision, then runs down the guy

This is Police Constable Dan Pascoe – the hero policeman who was thrown through the air after a collision with a stolen car – before getting up to chase down the criminal on foot. The officer had stopped More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, August 4th, 2011

Earthquake prophecy? All seismic servers go crazy – VIDEO

COMING CRISIS: This site reports countless earthquake from all over the globe. This video just shows a snapshot, video capture of these readouts. Check out the list of quakes on their site to see the details – More...