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According to Japanese TV Asahi, North Korea’s nuclear base had an underground tunnel collapse, and it killed up to 200 people. There were about 100 workers who were sent in to help rescue any survivors, however there was a second collapse that killed them. We are not quite sure of the exact date of the …

Ever wonder what presidents do after they leave office? Some go into teaching, some into judicial roles, some take up socio-political activities and yet others just retire and enjoy their grandkids. With Obama’s free lease on the White House expiring a year from now, have you ever wondered what he’ll do once he loses his …

We’ve all heard that the owners of Sweet Cakes by Melissa bakery have been persecuted by the state of Oregon for not baking a cake for a same-sex wedding because of their Christian convictions. And their penalty for adhering to their faith ended up totaling $136,927.07, which they paid in its entirety on December 28th, …

On June 28, 1914, a Serbian nationalist assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the nephew of Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria, King of Hungary, Croatia and Bohemia. Archduke Ferdinand was the heir to the Austro-Hungarian empire. The assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and his wife is generally believed to be the spark that ignited World War 1 On …

Facts can be irritating and stubborn, especially when they expose blatant hypocrisy. The internet has made it difficult to hide from facts. Amidst the fake news stories, conspiracy theories, and downright lies, there is the truth. When Donald Trump made his comments about Muslims in New Jersey, he was immediately denounced as a liar. Based …

After shooting down a Russian military plane for no good reason, Turkey seems to be getting off pretty lightly. Or perhaps Russian President Vladimir Putin is just getting warmed up. Putin called on Russians to boycott Turkish tomatoes and supermarkets, saying the money spent on them goes to buy Turkish missiles. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev …

I beg to differ with President Obama. Climate change is not the most serious threat faced by this planet. He is. Let me back up a bit. We all know that Obama is touring the world this week touting climate change because he wants to finally pay back all the wealthy people who have financed …

It’s not news that President Obama and the people in his Administration are out of touch, but every once in a while, they will exceed even the most cynical expectations. The Paris climate change summit evidently is one of those moments. On Sunday, Obama said that the climate change summit would send a message to the …

In 2010, the Israeli Navy blockaded access to the Gaza Strip. A number of ships and boats containing pro-Palestinian activists attempted to break up the blockade. Upon boarding the Mavi Marmara, one of the activists’ ships, Israeli sailors were attacked by activists carrying knives and clubs. When Israeli sailors began to defend themselves, a gun …

The specifics couldn’t have been guessed, but nobody can say the events that occurred yesterday in Paris weren’t seen coming, and seen a long way off. Today, the non-Muslim world’s prayers should be with Paris and the families of the dead. The massacre of at least 153 people and wounding of so many more in a …

Vladimir Putin’s the Man in the Middle East, and he knows it. Seven years after a community organizer and barely senator named Barack Obama was promising to improve America’s image around the globe and put us back in a position of international leadership, all of our former allies under President Bush won’t return our phone …

Over the past six and half years, Barack Obama has steadily sliced and diced our military. He’s cut the number of troops, planes, warships, tanks, missiles and other weapon. Year after year Obama tries to further reduce the Defense Department’s budget. In some categories, the US military is only 1/3 the strength it was before …