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Rep. Thomas Massie, the first-term Republican from Kentucky, is featured in the July 31 Daily Mail of London after again demanding the release of the 28 classified pages of the 2003 Congressional investigation of the 9/11/2001 attacks.

The bold-faced headline and kicker says:

August 1st, 2014 • 10:51 AM

For the first time on Thursday, international inspectors arrived at the crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine, after the Ukrainian government announced a 24-hour ceasefire of shelling in the area immediately around the crash site.

August 1st, 2014 • 10:40 AM

Both U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker are in New Delhi exerting pressure on the administration of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, to get it to make a compromise and support WTO's Trade Facility Agreement (TFA). According to the Bali Agreement, the TFA must be approved by midnight July 31. Kerry will be meeting Prime Minister Modi on Aug.

August 1st, 2014 • 10:22 AM

A task force of very prominent European and Russian policymakers issued a paper calling for a new crisis- management mechanism in Europe to stop the current crisis from "pitting nuclear armed adversaries against each other." Entitled "Crisis Management in Europe in the Context of Events in Ukraine," it was released on Thursday under the auspices of the European Leadership Network (ELN) in London;

August 1st, 2014 • 10:06 AM

On Thursday, July 31st, in Pittsburgh, some 7,000 people turned out for a mass rally and march on the Federal building, to show opposition to Obama's Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on day one of the two-day hearings in the city, staged by the EPA as a public comment pretense for its newly announced anti-coal rule against so-called greenhouse gas emissions.

August 1st, 2014 • 9:46 AM

In the fourth of a series of wrap-around ads in the Washington Times, the American University in Moscow again makes a pungent argument against the anti-Putin/anti-Russia brainwashing in Washington, D.C.

August 1st, 2014 • 10:45 AM

It has been confirmed that Saudi Arabia has been giving millions of dollars to President Barack Obama's favorite helper in the destruction of the Middle East, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

August 1st, 2014 • 10:35 AM

There has been considerable coverage in the Chinese media regarding to heightening tensions between the U.S. and Russia, and although the Chinese are playing their cards close to the vest with regard to the conflict, they are watching it very closely, including the military preparations which the Russians are taking in response to the ever-more strident voices coming from the West.

August 1st, 2014 • 10:17 AM

After having been declared in "selective default" on July 30, after no agreement was reached with the Queen's vulture funds, the Argentine government has made very clear it will not—and did not—capitulate on the fundamental issue of sovereignty and national dignity, and laid blame right where it belongs, on the doorstep of the White House, for the failure of negotiations.

In his press conference Thursday morning, Chief of Staff Jorge Capitanich slammed the U.S. government directly for its lack of "rationality," and biased court officers, accurately characterizing Judge Thomas Griesa and special master Daniel Pollack as "agents of the vulture funds."

August 1st, 2014 • 9:57 AM