US stops bomb plot on anniversary of Osama bin Laden’s death

The US has thwarted a plot by al-Qaeda’s affiliate in Yemen to destroy an airliner using a bomb around the one-year anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden,  the country’s National Security Council has confirmed to Al Jazeera. US media reports on Monday said the plot involved an upgrade of the underwear bomb that failed to detonate More...

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By deskofbrian On Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

John McCain asks for airstrikes against Syria

Photo/phoenixnewtimes.comSenator John McCain on Monday knocked the Obama administration for being too passive in its response to Syrian violence and called for U.S.-led airstrikes on President Bashar al-Assad’s More...

By Judy Aron On Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

VIDEO: Ron Paul highlights from Arizona debate

The GOP Debate 2/22/12 Congressman Paul opposes bringing back the draft… the fact that he mentioned it must mean that Congress has it somewhere in the pipeline. Overall, Paul’s performance was terrific! Plus… More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

Syria timeline reveals escalating violence – civil war?

The Guardian is providing some LIVE updates from Syria as Russia submits new draft resolution on Syria to the UN, Syria’s divisions appear to be deepening, Ian Black reports Members of the Free Syrian Army More...