Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.
Monday, January 22, 2018
Jack Moore

Barcelona Suspect Posted ‘Kill The Infidels’ Online

Moussa Oukabir, now one of the main suspects in the Barcelona vehicle-ramming attack, posted online two years ago that he wanted to “kill the infidels,” a reference to non-Muslims.

August 18, 2017
Travel Ban

Charlottesville Cops Refused To Protect Synagogue

The Jewish community in Charlottesville hired armed security to protect its synagogue for the first time after local police declined to provide a guard for the site despite hundreds of white supremacists congregating on the town over the weekend for a rally that resulted in the murder of counter-protester Heather Heyer.

August 17, 2017
lgbt tqila against isis

First LGBT Unit Created To Fight ISIS In Syria

LGBT supporters are fighting back against the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) on the Syrian battlefield after three years of persecution in which their community suffered stonings, executions from rooftops and a deadly shooting at an LGBT nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

July 26, 2017

Trump Defends Kushner After Russia Links Revealed

President Trump came to the defense of his son-in-law and key adviser Jared Kushner on Sunday, after allegations that he tried to establish a backchannel communication line with the Kremlin.

May 30, 2017
manchester attack 2017

U.K. Ends U.S. Intel Sharing After Manchester Leaks

British police investigating the Manchester bomb attack on Monday that left 22 people dead have stopped sharing information with U.S. authorities after a series of leaks to American media. U.K. officials were reportedly angered on Wednesday night after The New York Times published images from the scene…

May 25, 2017
Trump v the press

Did The Trump Organization Make A Deal With An Oligarch Linked To Iran?

Donald Trump has styled himself as a hardline opponent of the Iranian regime, but new details of a business deal in Azerbaijan point to the Trump Organization’s relationship with an oligarch’s family that has close links to the Iranian Revolutionary Guards.

March 7, 2017
isis chemical factory

U.S.-Led Coalition Destroys ISIS Chemical Factory

The U.S.-led coalition has destroyed a complex of buildings that housed an Islamic State militant group (ISIS) chemical weapons factory, the Pentagon said Tuesday.

September 14, 2016
Jewish voters

Jews Favor Clinton Over Trump By More Than 2-To-1

The survey, which used daily data collected by Gallup between July 1 and August 28, showed that 52 percent of Jews have favorable views of the Democratic nominee, but only 23 percen had a positive attitude towards the Republican nominee.

September 2, 2016
trump putin

Is Donald Trump Losing His Nerve?

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has appeared to concede that he is behind Hillary Clinton in the polls and faces an uphill task to win November’s election, marking a change from his previously confident stance.

August 12, 2016
U.S. soldier Chelsea Manning, who was born male but identifies as a woman, imprisoned for handing over classified files to pro-transparency site WikiLeaks, is pictured dressed as a woman in this 2010 photograph obtained on August 14, 2013. Courtesy U.S. Army/Handout via REUTERS

Chelsea Manning Attempted Suicide In Prison Last Week

Manning’s lawyers criticized the U.S. military, accusing it of a “gross breach of confidentiality” by leaking the reason behind Manning’s visit to hospital.

July 12, 2016

Dallas Shootings: Former Congressman Threatens Obama

“This is now war. Watch out Obama. Watch out Black Lives Matter punks. Real America is coming after you,” he tweeted following the attack, before later deleting the post.

July 8, 2016
Bashar al-Assad Syrian regime government

ISIS Oil Deals With Assad Regime Revealed in U.S. Raid

The Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad has negotiated multi-million dollar oil deals with the Islamic State militant group (ISIS), new documents retrieved from a U.S. raid against the radical Islamists’ oil chief have revealed.

April 26, 2016
Tunisian Soldier Military Border ISIS

British Troops To Stop ISIS At Tunisia-Libya Border

Britain is sending troops to Tunisia to stop fighters from the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) crossing into the country from Libya, a haven for the radical Islamist group, the British defense minister said on Monday.

March 1, 2016
Former President Rafsanjani casts his ballot in a parliamentary election in Tehran

Iran: Voters Head To Polls For Two Elections

The 290-seat parliament is important as it will dictate the success of Rouhani’s policies of economic reform and greater political and social freedoms.

February 26, 2016
Jerusalem Palestine Israel Peace Talks Negotiations Middle East

France Presents Middle East Peace Plan to Israel

France on Tuesday presented Israel with a plan for an international peace summit to be held in Paris this summer in order to restart negotiations with the Palestinians.

February 16, 2016