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McCain & Graham: ISIS Poses Direct Threat To U.S.

Posted On July 07, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Two GOP senators claim the ISIS militant group now poses a direct threat to the U.S. John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina told CBS' "Face The Nation" the U.S. must use air strikes to stop the radical Islamist group. McCain also said the U.S. should have left some…

Merkel Says U.S. Spying Claims Serious

Posted On July 07, 2014

(Undated) -- German chancellor Angela Merkel says claims that a German man worked as a double agent for U.S. intelligence are serious. Merkel said today that if the claims are true, they are a clear contradiction of what cooperation between allies should be about. Intelligence and political sources say the 31-year-old German intelligence agency employee…

Hamas: 7 Killed In Israeli Air Strikes

Posted On July 06, 2014

(Gaza) -- Hamas says seven militants were killed early Monday by Israeli air strikes. Israel's military confirmed the strikes saying they "responded to rocket attacks against southern Israel." Nine terror sites and concealed rocket launchers were targeted. The air strikes came after about 20 rockets struck Israel the day before. The death toll is the…

Former Prime Minister Says Iraq Is Long-Term Problem

Posted On July 06, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Britain's former Prime Minister says the current Iraq crisis is a long-term problem.   Tony Blair told NBC's "Meet The Press" the extremism in the region almost guaranteed the current Iraqi government would fail. He also said the current crisis could be softened by having Iraq's Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki resign. Blair…

Pistorius Crime Reenacted On Australian TV

Posted On July 06, 2014

(Johannesburg) -- Shocking video footage shows murder-accused athlete Oscar Pistorius reenacting the shooting and killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The footage, broadcast by Australia's Channel Seven network, shows Pistorius walking without his prosthetic legs and carrying his sister. Gary Alfonso reports.   Play Clip

  • Pet Patrol

    Lost Boston Terrier

    Posted on July 23, 2014
    Location: Greendale, Indiana

    Lost Boston Terrier named Clyde. He is male and is…