Month: September 2017

Former Google Employee Engineering His Own A.I. Religion reports: “Former Google engineer Anthony Levandowski is emerging from the shadow of a self-driving lawsuit to create a robot god. The present continues to take inspiration from science-fiction author Isaac Asimov’s visions of the […]

DHS Chief: U.S. Efforts to Combat Chemical, Biological, Nuclear Threats ‘Inadequate’ reports: “U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) efforts to combat chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) threats facing Americans are ‘inadequate,’ the department’s acting secretary told lawmakers Wednesday. In written testimony prepared for a […]

Report: Taliban Controls or Contests Nearly Half of Afghanistan as Trump Intensifies U.S. Involvement reports: “Taliban jihadists control or contest 45 percent of Afghanistan as U.S. President Donald Trump begins to escalate the American military footprint in the country, reports the Long War Journal (LWJ), echoing assessments from […]

ISIS leader: Resist the infidels

Israel National News reports: “The Islamic State (ISIS) group on Thursday released a recording of what it says is its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, calling on jihadists under pressure in Syria and Iraq to ‘resist’ […]

Christian Father of Two in Pakistan Sentenced to Death for ‘Blaspheming’ Prophet of Islam reports: “A Christian father of two in Pakistan has been sentenced to death for blaspheming Islam’s prophet in a phone text even though he is illiterate, sources said. Nadeem James, 27, was charged in […]

Christian graphic designer fights state forcing her to promote LGBT weddings reports: “If a Christian graphic designer in Colorado objects to promoting the same-sex marriage of ‘Stewart’ and ‘Mike’ because it violates her religious beliefs, that’s just too bad, a federal judge has ruled. Lorie […]

Russia’s New Electromagnetic Missile to Turn Enemy Weapons Into ‘Scrap Metal’ reports: “Russia is developing radio-electronic weapons, which use a powerful UHF impulse capable of destroying all electronic equipment miles away, a senior advisor to the deputy head of Radio-Electronic Technologies Concern (KRET) told Sputnik. […]

New UNRWA textbooks for Palestinians demonize Israel and Jews

The Jerusalem Post reports: “New schoolbooks used in United Nations Relief and Works Agency schools in Gaza and the West Bank display extreme anti-Israel and anti-Jewish sentiments and no hope for peace in the region, […]

Iran developing new precision missiles

Israel National News reports: “Iran remains the greatest threat to the State of Israel, according to IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot. The Israeli defense establishment believes that despite declarations by US President Donald Trump […]

US military chief Dunford: China is main threat to security

Asia Times Online reports: “China was identified this week as posing the most significant long-term military challenge to the United States by America’s senior-most military leader, as he set out new US military strategies and […]

2 IS-backing Arab Israelis charged with plotting another Temple Mount shooting

The Times of Israel reports: “Two residents of the Arab Israeli town of Umm al-Fahm were charged on Thursday with planning to carry out a shooting attack on the Temple Mount compound in Jerusalem, similar […]

Iranians rail against Israel at funeral for soldier beheaded by IS

The Times of Israel reports: “Thousands of Iranians called for Israel’s destruction at a funeral Wednesday for a young member of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps beheaded by the Islamic State jihadist group in Syria, […]