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ISIS Claims To Have Burned Jordanian Pilot Alive

Posted On February 03, 2015

(Undated) -- ISIS is claiming to have executed a Jordanian pilot by burning him alive. The terrorist group has released a video purported to include photos of the pilot's apparent murder. The images show a man in a cage which is then set on fire. The pilot was captured by ISIS in December when his…

NSA Revises Post-Snowden Spying Limits

Posted On February 03, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- The NSA is placing tighter limits on foreign surveillance following the Edward Snowden spying scandal. National intelligence officials said today they will limit the use of information collected on foreign nationals and purge non-relevant material after five years. Snowden meanwhile, remains in Russia after Moscow granted the fugitive NSA leaker permission to…

Venezuela President Says Biden Behind Coup Plot

Posted On February 03, 2015

(Undated) -- Venezuela's president says Vice President Joe Biden and Latin American right-wingers are plotting to overthrow his government. Socialist President Nicolas Maduro is accusing Biden of meeting with other Latin American governments to plan an assault on Maduro. Venezuela's economy has been struggling since before Maduro succeeded the late former President Hugo Chavez nearly…

14 Allied Air Strikes Target ISIS Forces

Posted On February 03, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- ISIS is reeling after being hit with 14 U.S. and allied air strikes in a 24-hour period. The Combined Joint Task Force said today that two strikes hit near Kobani, where Kurdish forces have been pushing out ISIS terrorists. Two other strikes targeted ISIS oil equipment, while others hit tactical units and…

U.S. Taking Fresh Look At Supplying Weapons To Ukraine

Posted On February 03, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. is reconsidering whether it should provide weapons to Ukraine in its fight against pro-Russian rebels. Senior Obama administration officials said Monday that no decision has been made, but that the idea is "getting a fresh look." U.S. officials are reassessing their policy because of Moscow's continued support for rebels despite…