UN Rights Committee Worried about Canada's Anti-terror Bill
Points out “Excessive use of force by law enforcement officers during mass arrests in the context of protests at federal and provincial levels…”
by Chris Cobb
Guantanamo Bay: Closure plan in 'final stages'
122 men left out of peak population of 684.
by BBC

Pentagon chief tells Saudi Arabia: Iran threat is shared concern
Sunni Muslim kingdom is engaged in a contest for power with Shi’ite Iran.
by Reuters
"Global Warming" Expedition Foiled by Record Ice
Arctic ice the worst it’s been in 20 years, according to Coast Guard.
by Kit Daniels

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange: Britain treats me worse than a war criminal
Attacked the “gruelling bail conditions” imposed by British courts.
by Matthew Holehouse
Report: Escaped Drug Lord "El Chapo" Helped by Mexican Government
Mexican governors met with El Chapo off-the-record.
by Wayne Madsen

Police shot dead, protesters detained after suicide bombing roils Turkish
Turkish police detained 11 people as anti-government protests follow a deadly attack on Kurdish town blamed on ISIL.
by Al Jazeera
Thousands of Ukraine ultranationalists gather on Maidan, announce ‘new revolution’
Plans to initiate a referendum on a vote of no-confidence in the Ukrainian authorities.
by RT


Crisis: China's Economy Collapsing
Banks made an additional 1.28 trillion yuan worth of loans to China in June.
by Steve Smith
Stewardess dies after catching deadly malaria following long-haul flight
Airline refused to discuss details of the tragedy for reasons of “confidentiality.”
by Stephen Hayward

Palace Scolds Sun for Publishing Queen's Childhood 'Nazi Salute' Image
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth performed a Nazi salute as a young girl.
by Guy Faulconbridge
Greek Revolution Imminent
The Greek people are furious.
by Jon Bowne

New ISIS video purports to show child cutting off a prisoner’s head
The boy, whose age is not known, uses a small knife to cut off the head of a Syrian soldier, according to the latest video released by ISIS.
by Deborah Hastings
Canada Claims It Will Back Out of TPP to Protect Its Sovereignty
Canada’s trade minister: “the Americans prefer to negotiate this agreement through the media” and we won’t.
by Joe Wolverton

Islamic State Terrorists Ready To Strike American Soil: Took Credit For Chattanooga Shooting Before Shooter ID’d As Muslim
It appears that ISIS operatives on American soil are coordinating with an extended network and are preparing direct attacks on soft targets.
by Mac Slavo
WikiLeaks Cables Show a Saudi Obsession With Iran
US-backed Saudi Arabia attempting to undermine Iran, documents show.
by Ben Hubbard & Mayy El Sheikh