Scottish independence resonates in Spain's Catalonia
About 55% of Catalans support independence from Spain.
by Kim Hjelmgaard
NBC Reporter: Boots Already on the Ground in Iraq
“They are embedded with local fighters.”
by Paul Joseph Watson

Philippine President Pushing to Create an Autonomous Muslim Region
Region would encompass the island of Mindanao.
by Kayla Ruble
Putin takes control of Russia's defense industries and calls for new weapons
Putin calls for a modernized nuclear arsenal.
by Euronews

China meat scandal deals another blow to McDonald's in Japan
Declines in orders for McNuggets and other dishes made of chicken particularly steep, officials said.
by Takufumi Yoshida
Russia, Iran discuss grain-for-oil barter deal
Russian grains to Iran in exchange for oil.
by Reuters

Egypt: Two Brotherhood members get 20 years in jail
Men were accused of kidnapping a police officer and security personnel.
by Xinhuanet
Dutch report: Malaysia jet downed in Ukraine by 'high-energy objects'
Shrapnel tore into plane.
by Christopher Werth, Carol J. Williams

EU says boycott of Russia's 2018 World Cup 'possible'
Russia could be stripped of their rights to host the 2018 World Cup, as part of sanctions from several European nations over the country’s involvement in the conflict in Ukraine.
Malaysia Airlines asks passengers: What do you want to do before you die?
World still reeling from the twin catastrophes of the MH370 and MH17 crashes.
by Lisa Visentin

Gaza attacks cost Israel $2.5 billion
More than 2,000 Palestinians were killed and 10,000 injured.
by The Times of India
Ex-First Lady: Socialist prez Hollande 'hates the poor'
Of course, he’s an elitist.
by Umberto Bacchi

Gen. McInerney: "We Helped Build ISIS"
Weapons from Benghazi ended up in the hands of Islamic State radicals.
by Paul Joseph Watson
Putin comment on 'taking Kiev in 2 weeks' taken out of context
Moscow denies direct engagement of its troops in the war in Ukraine.
by Reuters

Whistleblower Claims He Was Set Up in Retaliation For Criticizing Obama
Nobel Peace Prize nominee Jim Garrow arrested after illegal gun ‘planted’ at his home.
by Paul Joseph Watson
Anti-government protesters storm state TV headquarters in Pakistan
Protestors want Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign.
by Associated Press