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Florida Man Jailed Overseas For Facebook Post

Posted On March 06, 2015

(Tampa, FL) -- A Florida man facing criminal charges half-way around the world for a comment he made on Facebook is getting some help from a U.S. Congressman. Representative David Jolly tells Fox News' "Fox and Friends" that Ryan Pate took part in the online behavior while on U.S. soil and therefore, shouldn't be facing…

Top U.S. Diplomat Against Arming Ukraine

Posted On March 06, 2015

(Berlin) -- The second-highest ranking U.S. diplomat is promising to keep the pressure on Russia to get it to change course on Ukraine. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken told German radio Friday that the U.S. would maintain pressure on Russia through economic sanctions. However, he appeared to rule out arming Ukraine, saying Russia could…

Jerusalem Car Ramming Injures Four Police Officers

Posted On March 06, 2015

(Tel Aviv) -- Four police officers and a civilian are recovering from injuries they suffered today in Jerusalem in what authorities are calling a terrorist attack. A young Palestinian man rammed the victims with his car on a main highway, then left his vehicle carrying a knife. He was then shot by a security official…

First Anniversary Of Missing Plane To Happen This Weekend

Posted On March 06, 2015

(Undated) -- The world will remember a still unresolved drama this weekend on the first anniversary of the disappearance of a Malaysian jetliner. Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished early on the morning of March 8th while en route from Kuala Lampur to Beijing. Two-hundred-27 passengers and 12 crew members were on the flight. The majority…

Japan Considers Creating A Spy Agency

Posted On March 06, 2015

(Tokyo) -- Japan may be getting into the spy business. Seventy years after Allied forces destroyed Japanese military intelligence in World War Two, ruling party lawmakers are now talking about creating an overseas intelligence agency, possibly modeled on Britain's M-I-6 spy service. The idea has gained momentum since the killing of two Japanese captives by…