Ownership of UK gold up for negotiation if Scotland votes "Yes"
Negotiations with London over a raft of assets, including the pound and North Sea oil.
by Jan Harvey
Pope Francis And Shimon Peres Discuss The Establishment Of A ‘United Nations Of Religions’
Last Thursday, Pope Francis and former Israeli President Shimon Peres met for an extended 45 minute private conversation.
by Michael Snyder

Mexico Is the New Detroit; Forbes Credits NAFTA
Erasing national sovereignty in favor of an international political order run by unelected elites.
by Bob Adelmann
Stocks Fall as Oil Price Slump Hits Energy Sector
Stocks move slower compared to last week.
by Ken Sweet

Japan Says Economy Contracted 7.1 Percent in 2Q
Contraction expected after sales tax increased 3 percent.
by Elaine Kurtenbach
BP may be fined up to $18 billion for oil spill in Gulf of Mexico
Federal judge said British oil giant knew “well from hell” particularly dangerous because of high danger of blowout.
by Voice of Russia

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Soviet Union: The U.S. and Nato Are Provoking the Ukrainian Crisis
Encircling Russia and Arming Ukraine Are What’s Provoking the Bear.
by Washington's Blog

Britain 'deplores' Israel decision to claim West Bank land
“This is a particularly ill-judged decision,” said British Foreign Secretary.
by Sydney Morning Herald
Mexico probes mass fish death in Lake Cajititlan
State officials say due to lake’s “poor management.”
by BBC

How can you tell whether Russia has invaded Ukraine?
Yet another confabulation.
by Dmitry Orlov
US Slouches Toward Syria, Again...
Mobilization seems to have begun for a long-term US intervention.
by Melkulangara Bhadrakumar

British Parents Arrested in Spain for Disobeying Doctors
According to UK authorities, children belong to the state, not the parents.
by Danica Kirka
China Loses Growth Momentum as Manufacturing Pulls Back
Will China’s economic bubble soon burst?
by Bloomberg

Study Claims Yellowstone Supervolcano Eruption Will be Nightmarish but Not Catastrophic
“None of us have ever seen an eruption like Yellowstone.”
by Quinten Plummer
Iceland Issues New Bardarbunga Volcano Lava Alert
Planes banned from flying within 6,000 feet.
by BBC