Crude-oil futures rose above $71 a barrel Tuesday, adding more than 2% as part of a broad commodities rally arising from the latest tumble in the dollar.
The destruction of the dollar as the international reserve currency, as I have regularly stated, could happen at anytime. New developments suggest it may happen sooner rather than later
Philadelphia Police arrested two teens in connections to a rash of robberies involving the popular classified Web site Craigslist.Theodore Graham and Anthony Owens, both 16, are facing numerous charges following three armed robberies.
Simon Hughes used his junior-sized .410-gauge shotgun and fired at the alligator which was 20 times his size
Israel's prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, has handed the Kremlin a list of Russian scientists believed by the Israelis to be helping Iran to develop a nuclear warhead. He is said to have delivered the list during a mysterious visit to Moscow
The president of war-torn Somalia said Friday that he urgently needs help to beat back an insurgency linked to al-Qaeda, adding that he has received only a fraction of the $200 million pledged at a U.N.-sponsored donors conference last spring to supp
Rescue workers used excavators Thursday to pull out victims, some screaming in pain, from the heavy rubble of buildings felled by a powerful earthquake that killed at least 531 people. The death toll was expected to rise. The brunt of Wednesday's
An independent inquiry ordered by the European Union has concluded that Georgia violated international law and triggered last year's war with Russia by attacking the breakaway region of South Ossetia. That could redefine public views of the five-day
Reporting from Beijing - For the first time in a decade, Beijing on Thursday will showcase its latest armored vehicles, ballistic missiles and fighter jets in a demonstration of military ambition meant to befit the nation's economic rise.
Mining group Petra Diamonds has discovered a 507.55 carat white diamond at South Africa's Cullinan mine, one of the largest high-quality rough diamonds ever found. Initial examinations of the diamond which weighs just over 3.5 ounces, have shown it
Let's pray there is no run on the bank soon.In an unprecedented disclosure, the FDIC has highlighted that it expects the DIF reserve ratio to be negative as of September 30. As there are a whopping 48 hours before that deadline, one can safely assume
Mining group Petra Diamonds has discovered a 507.55 carat white diamond at South Africa's Cullinan mine, one of the largest high-quality rough diamonds ever found
You'd be surprised how much some in the non-profit world make.
World Bank President Robert Zoellick questioned the wisdom of giving the Federal Reserve more power over banks, as the Obama administration has proposed
German voters re-elected Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday and allowed her to ditch the center-left Social Democrats from her government and form a coalition with her preferred partner, the pro-business Free Democratic Party, instead, according to r
The bear puppet host, Nassur, of a Hamas children's TV program used different words for "slaughter" to describe how to rid Israel of Jews. First the bear explains that all Jews must be "erased from our land." Later in the conversation he adds, "We
WHEN the youths saw Murray Pott's sister filming them as they hit the Zimbabwean farmer with sticks, they smashed the kitchen window to try to get to her too.
CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico — Authorities say they have found three human heads along a highway in northern Mexico, and the search continues for the bodies.
Iran is helping to detect uranium deposits in Venezuela and initial evaluations suggest reserves are significant, President Hugo Chavez's government said Friday.
Investigators in Italy examining a shipwreck containing possible radioactive waste say they may have found two bodies on board.
“This global order should be an order which embraces everyone, which is ... based on sharing, which sees differences as social enrichment
The shoe is on the other foot, and the Mexicans from Sonora don't like it one bit. Can you believe the nerve of these people? It's almost funny.
Honduras' airports and borders were closed Tuesday, while baton-wielding police fired tear gas to chase thousands of demonstrators away from the embassy where their deposed president is holed up to avoid arrest.
One of the most powerful figures in the Anglican Church believes that Africa is under attack from Islam and that Muslims are “mass-producing” children to take over communities on the continent.
Russia will discuss relaxing laws regulating foreign participation in offshore energy projects to attract investment from abroad, Natural Resources Minister Yuri Trutnev told Reuters on Saturday.
Vladimir Putin, Russia’s prime minister, on Friday said the Obama administration’s decision to scrap plans for a missile defence shield in Europewas a positive step – but warned that he now expects other concessions by the US to follow.
The Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has requested to meet with American Dissidents.In response A.R.M. The American Resistance Movement (a confederation of dissidents across America) has officially contacted the Russian Embassy in Washington D.C. at
Gary Franchi on the making of Camp Fema 11pm est. Thursday 10-17-2009 To listen go to http://www.freedomfighterradio.net With the introduction of recent legislation used to legitimize the use of internment camps in the United States, many Americans
On September 12, 2009, Americans descended on Washington, DC., in one of the largest displays of citizen disgust towards government in the history of this republic. While this patriotic day of fed up Americans was happening, the usurper (Obama/Soetor
The White House will shelve Bush administration plans to build a missile-defense system in Poland and the Czech Republic, according to people familiar with the matter, a move likely to cheer Moscow and roil the security debate in Europe. The U.S.