International News

13 reasons why we should not admit Muslim ‘refugees’

13 reasons why we should not admit Muslim ‘refugees’

on October 29, 2015, 6:19 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

By Carol Brown Any one of these reasons should suffice in making the case. President Obama wants to flood this country with “Syrian refugees.” As most AT readers know, we should not admit a single one. Unfortunately, a lot of folks are in the dark about what’s going on and/or are so brainwashed by politically correct thinking they dare not […]

Read more ›
Obama administration earmarks $70M for Michelle Obama’s program to empower girls in Pakistan

Obama administration earmarks $70M for Michelle Obama’s program to empower girls in Pakistan

on October 28, 2015, 8:49 AM / in International News, National News

“As public schools around the United States suffer through a perpetual financial crisis, the Obama administration commits a breathtaking $70 million to help educate girls in a terrorist nation known as Al Qaeda headquarters.” So begins a post at Judicial Watch’s Corruption Chronicles that highlight’s the first lady’s latest initiative, Let Girls Learn, which the White House website notes, has as its […]

Read more ›
SENATE SKEWERS SYRIA STRATEGY

SENATE SKEWERS SYRIA STRATEGY

on October 28, 2015, 7:54 AM / in International News, National News

Senators on Tuesday blasted President Obama’s Syria strategy as incoherent, questioning efforts to force Bashar Assad to step down and grilling Defense Secretary Ash Carter on efforts to counter extremists. Carter told a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee about changes to the administration’s strategy against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The U.S. and allies are currently launching airstrikes and […]

Read more ›
Morning Jolt … with Jim Geraghty, October 27th 2015

Morning Jolt … with Jim Geraghty, October 27th 2015

on October 27, 2015, 8:42 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

Thanks to everyone who purchased Heavy Lifting yesterday! Thanks to your kind decision to take a chance on our book, it rocketed from 61,931 in the Amazon ranking to 1,023 this morning. If you had ever asked Cam and myself whether we would ever co-write a No. 1 bestseller in the Amazon category of “Men’s Gender Studies” together . . […]

Read more ›
Ten-year-old, Amish girl, who fled the country to avoid  experimental chemotherapy treatments is now cancer-free!

Ten-year-old, Amish girl, who fled the country to avoid experimental chemotherapy treatments is now cancer-free!

on October 27, 2015, 7:40 AM / in Food, International News, National News

I’ve had cancer (in my late 20’s) – had SLE (Lupus) among a few other major health issues in my life — pneumonia was a regular annual event for many years.  I mention that to say that since I went to the Alkaline diet – pH Balance – I have not had so much as a sniffle from any illness […]

Read more ›
Benghazi attack meant to “take out” US control of arms shipments?

Benghazi attack meant to “take out” US control of arms shipments?

on October 26, 2015, 7:53 AM / in International News, National News

by LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD  /  Family Security Matters  A recently-released and heavily redacted copy of a Sept. 12, 2012, Defense Intelligence Agency memo to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, the White House National Security Council and the Joint Chiefs of Staff said “the attack was planned 10 or more days prior on approximately 01 September […]

Read more ›
Actor Jimmy Morales wins Guatemala presidential vote

Actor Jimmy Morales wins Guatemala presidential vote

on October 26, 2015, 7:47 AM / in International News

TV comedian Jimmy Morales won Guatemala’s presidential election on Sunday, taking more than 72 percent of the vote in a sign of public frustration with the political elite. Former First Lady Sandra Torres came in a distant second. Morales had led the polls since early September, when former President Otto Pérez Molina resigned due to a bribery scandal. Morales, a […]

Read more ›
At least 5 killed when whale-watching boat sinks off British Columbia

At least 5 killed when whale-watching boat sinks off British Columbia

on October 26, 2015, 7:37 AM / in International News

Five people died Sunday when a whale watching tour boat sank off of Tofino, British Columbia. The 64-foot boat, Leviathan II, was carrying 27 people when its crew sent out a mayday call around 4 p.m. When search and rescue efforts were paused due to darkness, 21 people had been rescued and one remained missing. It was unclear what caused […]

Read more ›
Powerful earthquake shakes Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India

Powerful earthquake shakes Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India

on October 26, 2015, 7:34 AM / in International News

A 7.5-magnitude earthquake hit Monday in northern Afghanistan, with tremors felt in cities across the country, and in Pakistan and India. The full extent of the damage was not immediately known, but the powerful quake reportedly caused buildings to collapse. There were early reports of injuries near the epicenter in Afghanistan, and at least 43 deaths. People from Kabul to […]

Read more ›
Fix for F-35 ejection seat problems could take another year

Fix for F-35 ejection seat problems could take another year

on October 22, 2015, 7:34 AM / in International News, National News

By Jacqueline Klimas  / Washington Examiner The head of the F-35 program office said Wednesday that the military is working on two solutions to allow lightweight pilots to safely eject from the joint strike fighter, though those fixes are about a year away. Lt. Gen. Christopher Bogdan, program executive officer for the F-35 program, told members of the House Armed […]

Read more ›

Assad flies to Moscow to talk with Putin about Syria’s war

on October 21, 2015, 7:54 AM / in International News

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad made a surprise trip to Moscow on Tuesday to discuss his country’s civil war with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Assad returned to Damascus Wednesday. It was Assad’s first foreign trip since political protests against his government erupted in 2011. Putin praised Syrians for fighting Islamist terrorists “practically on their own.” Russia started an air campaign to […]

Read more ›

LAWMAKERS, BANKS, FED UNITE: DON’T SLASH DIVIDEND RATE!

on October 21, 2015, 7:49 AM / in International News, National News

I am going to have to admit, I am a little befuddled about this one….. The following notes come from Kevin Cirilli of The Hill. A group of lawmakers has joined the banking industry in urging House leadership not to slash the interest rate banks earn off dividends from the Federal Reserve. House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and House Minority Leader Nancy […]

Read more ›
DUNFORD: RUSSIA WON’T FLY IN IRAQ

DUNFORD: RUSSIA WON’T FLY IN IRAQ

on October 21, 2015, 7:08 AM / in International News, National News

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is dismissing reports that Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi wants Russia to conduct air strikes in his country against terror groups. Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford told reporters traveling with him to Iraq on Tuesday that Iraqi leaders told the U.S. that no Russian strikes have been requested, according to The Associated Press. After Russia […]

Read more ›
US, RUSSIA SIGN SYRIAN AIRSPACE AGREEMENT

US, RUSSIA SIGN SYRIAN AIRSPACE AGREEMENT

on October 21, 2015, 7:01 AM / in International News, National News

Officials from the United States and Russia signed an agreement Tuesday meant to prevent any future incidents between pilots in the skies above Syria. “Our aircrews continue to fly in a professional fashion,” Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said. “This obligates the Russians to do the same.” The agreement, which includes both manned and unmanned flights, extends to all coalition aircraft, though it […]

Read more ›
Morning Jolt … with Jim Geraghty October 19, 2015

Morning Jolt … with Jim Geraghty October 19, 2015

on October 19, 2015, 9:17 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

Go Figure: Neither Hillary Nor Kerry Took Cybersecurity Seriously at State Not exactly surprising, but useful to have evidence to confirm our suspicions: The State Department was among the worst agencies in the federal government at protecting its computer networks while Hillary Rodham Clinton was secretary from 2009 to 2013, a situation that continued to deteriorate as John Kerry took […]

Read more ›
Message for Today: Walls Don’t Work

Message for Today: Walls Don’t Work

on October 19, 2015, 7:16 AM / in International News, National News

By http://americanborderpatrol.com/ DHS/CBP on Propaganda Patrol Fence between Calexico and Mexicali. Old fence left in place. USBP under canopy. Tires are dragged to look for footprints. ( See Larger Photo). TribLive.com Border wall slows illegal crossers from Mexico but can’t stop them     Calexico, Calif. — A wall separates the United States from the Mexican metropolis of Mexicali in this […]

Read more ›
Grand Ayatollah: Abducting Women and Destroying Christian Churches – ‘This is Islam!!!’

Grand Ayatollah: Abducting Women and Destroying Christian Churches – ‘This is Islam!!!’

on October 19, 2015, 7:10 AM / in International News, National News

by Joe A. Gilbertson   /  The Post In a recent interview, Grand Ayatollah Ahmad Husseini Al-Baghdadi is quoted as saying “But if they still refuse—then we fight them, and we abduct their women, and destroy their churches—this is Islam!… Come on, learn what Islam is, are you even a Muslim?!” Al-Baghdadi is a Marja, a “source of emulation” for Shia Muslims, […]

Read more ›
Lord Monckton: ‘The Texas Talent will replace the dollar’

Lord Monckton: ‘The Texas Talent will replace the dollar’

on October 17, 2015, 6:41 AM / in International News, National News

Editor’s Notes: A personal plan to sideline the collapsing dollar and rescue western markets: a sound and fully asset-backed currency called the Texas Talent. Christopher Monckton, 3rd Viscount Monckton of Brenchley, who advised Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, wrote for the Yorkshire Post, was managing editor of the Telegraph Sunday Magazine, has lectured at faculty level on currency theory and is […]

Read more ›
The nuclear deal’s true purpose

The nuclear deal’s true purpose

on October 15, 2015, 7:39 AM / in International News, National News

by CAROLINE GLICK It works out that US President Barack Obama’s signature diplomatic achievement, his nuclear deal with Iran, has nothing to do with preventing Iran from becoming a nuclear power or even with placing restrictions on Iran’s nuclear activities. Just weeks after Obama led the international community in concluding the nuclear pact with Iran, the Iranian regime filed a […]

Read more ›
U.S. to halt Afghanistan withdrawal as Taliban surges

U.S. to halt Afghanistan withdrawal as Taliban surges

on October 15, 2015, 7:26 AM / in International News, National News

President Obama is expected to announce Thursday that the U.S. will halt its military withdrawal from Afghanistan, ending Obama’s hope of bringing all American troops home before he leaves office in 2017. The shift came after the Taliban last month scored its biggest victory in 14 years of war by briefly taking control of the provincial capital of Kunduz. Under […]

Read more ›