After The US Neglects Warnings, Turkey Attacks Syrian KurdsThe United States is in a very dangerous position at the moment.NATO ally Turkey has attacked another ally, Syrian Kurds.Last Friday, Turkey sent troops and more than 70 bombing planes into Northwestern Syria to try to establish a 19-mile “safe zone” between Kurdish-controlled territory...
What the Egyptian Revolution Can Offer #MeToo The second problem, the one that is talked about less, is that by separating out the struggles and experiences of Arab women we exclude them from the wider conversation and, in doing so, make their experiences less available and less useful to the...
New Jane Austen Pound Note Features Egregiously Misused Quote  With much fanfare, on the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s death, the Bank of England revealed a long-planned 10 pound note featuring the Regency novelist. The plastic note, which boasts raised dots for the vision-impaired and a host of new security...
Predictably, China’s Year-on-Year Growth Maintains Its Steady Pace  China said on Friday afternoon that it was revising its economic output data to take better account of fast-growing sectors like intellectual property, health care, tourism and so-called emerging industries. But Xing Zhihong, a spokesman for the National Bureau of Statistics, said...
Prince Harry's Just Another Bloke Watching The Killers at British Summer TimePrince Harry became Mr. Brightside at The Killers' concert this weekend -- throwing on a hat and guzzling beer with the common folk at a British music festival.Harry was seen hangin' with some friends Saturday at Hyde Park in...
Amelia Earhart Survived Crash, Claims New Documentary with Photo EvidenceAmelia Earhart survived what everyone thought was a fatal flight and ended up a prisoner of war ... this according to a new documentary.As everyone knows, almost 80 years ago to the day, Earhart took off in her Lockheed Electra...
Body of 13-Year-Old Girl at Center of Amber Alert Found in Dallas Dallas FBI investigators confirmed  early Sunday the death of 13-year-old Shavon Randle, the Lancaster girl who went missing Wednesday and was at the center of an Amber Alert.In a live Facebook video posted by the City of Lancaster,...
Prince William and Prince Harry Will Rededicate Princess Diana's Grave on Her Birthday   Prince William and Prince Harry will take part in a special service to rededicate the grave of their mother, Princess Diana, on what would have marked her 56th birthday.Kensington Palace confirmed to E! News that the private...
Prince Harry Once Wanted Out of the Royal FamilyBeing famous isn't easy. Being royalty is even harder. In an interview posted by the Mail on Sunday this weekend, Prince Harry says he once "wanted out" of the royal family and considered leading an "ordinary life" as a commoner. He told writer Angela Levin he was primarily motivated to...
China Landslide: At Least 15 Killed as 120 Feared Buried in Mountain Village in SichuanBEIJING — At least 15 people were confirmed dead among the more than 120 people buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in...