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This weak and timid President talks big... and does nothing: A devastating attack on Obama by a top Washington insider

Clark S. Judge believes Obama's reaction to the tragedy was 'disconnected'Immediately 'reverted to script' to praise his administrationFormer adviser to Ronald Reagan says it confirms ...  Visit website

MH17 cabin crew refused to fly on doomed plane over war zone safety fears

Airline staff refused to fly over airspace deeming it too dangerous Two Ukrainian planes, a fighter jet and a transport aircraft, shot down by rebels on ...  Visit website

'Mr Putin, send them home, send them home, please': Grieving mother begs Russian leader to return her son and girlfriend as rebels snatch MH17 bodies and drive them to unknown location

Flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine on Thursday with 298 on boardInternational outrage has been growing over treatment of crash siteRebels reportedly carting off ...  Visit website

Snowden seeks to develop anti-surveillance technologies

Accused government whistleblower Edward Snowden is seen on a screen as he speaks via video conference with members of the Committee on legal Affairs and ...  Visit website

In northern Iraq, gains by Islamic State threaten centuries-old Christian town

BAKHDIDA, Iraq — In the center of this hardscrabble Christian town there’s a 12th-century church where visitors can peer into an underground passageway that once ...  Visit website

Dutch town of Hilversum tries to cope after losing many in Malaysia Airlines crash

HILVERSUM, NETHERLANDS — In the center of this town, inside the stately St. Vitus Catholic Church, in a sanctuary filling with an organ’s somber timbre, ...  Visit website

Russia says it backs transparent international probe of jet crash in Ukraine

Russia said Saturday it supports a transparent international investigation of the downing of a Malaysian airliner, but U.S. and other Western officials said they saw ...  Visit website

Gunmen kill 21 Egyptian border guards

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Commonwealth Games ceremony saved - by a phone call from the Mail On Sunday: Dancers WILL perform routine they spent weeks rehearsing as row over permission to use music is resolved

Games organisers claimed musician Calvin Harris failed to grant them permission to use his song during opening ceremonySaid dancers would have to learn new routing ...  Visit website

'The abuse I endured was indelibly damaging'

By Catherine O' Brien Published: 23:01 GMT, 19 July 2014 | Updated: 03:06 GMT, 20 July 2014 ...  Visit website

George Osborne opens way for radical pensions reforms: Chancellor to outline raft of changes to retirement payouts

Plans include enabling pensioners to vary level of annuity payments People would be able to take higher income in early years of retirementCould then lower ...  Visit website

New JK Rowling hero will outdo Harry Potter: Author says she plans to write at least seven crime novels under the name Robert Galbraith

Novelist plans to pen many more crime thrillers over the coming yearsSays there will be more than seven novels - which was the number of ...  Visit website

Graveyard of desecration: Grave robbers. Ghoulish tourists taking pictures on their mobiles. Corpses left to rot: A shocking dispatch from the grim crash site by IAN BIRRELL

Several human victims were still stuck in their seats. Others were mangled, mashed and hideously manipulated In one burned patch of grass littered with charred debris ...  Visit website

Cyclist escapes death TWICE after switching off both doomed MH17 AND missing MH370 at the last minute

Maarten de Jonge, 29, at the last minute changed his mind and decided to fly out of Amsterdam Sunday instead of ThursdayThe cyclist had been ...  Visit website

New defence chief tells Putin: You're sponsoring terror now quit Ukraine in the most outspoken response to crisis from any senior western politician

Michael Fallon accuses Vladimir Putin of 'sponsoring terrorism'Warned there is a danger of Russian president 'egging on' separatists'There will be repercussions' if it emerges Putin ...  Visit website

CO2 emissions reach historic levels as temperatures and sea levels continue to climb, new report from world's top climate scientists shows

State of the Climate in 2013 report by American Meteorological Society showed greenhouse gases, sea levels, global temperatures were on the rise Levels of CO2 ...  Visit website

Queensland MH17 victim joked of not coming home

Howard Horder and wife Susan were among seven Queenslanders aboard flight MH17Mr Horder, 63, joked about not returning home when he spoke to his brother ...  Visit website

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott warns it could be weeks before victims' bodies return back home

Australian Prime Minster Tony Abbott described the crash site in eastern Ukraine as 'chaotic'He said reports the site had been tampered with and bodies removed ...  Visit website

The trail of death: Moment surface-to-air missile was fired at MH17, blowing plane apart in mid-air and killing 298 people

Rocket was apparently fired from pro-Moscow-controlled SnizhneTook 12 seconds to reach 33,000ft-high target Malaysia Airlines jetBelieved to have been fired from sophisticated BUK launcherBy Ian Gallagher ...  Visit website

Singapore Airlines apologizes over Ukraine remarks

Singapore Airlines wrote on Facebook and Twitter that its planes do not fly across Ukrainian airspace The posts were made right after reports that MH17 ...  Visit website

Using DNA to find a perfect mate? New dating site uses DNA tests to gauge 'biological compatibility'

The site, SingldOut.com, works by mailing out DNA tests to users, who send them back for testingThe saliva samples are sent to a lab, which ...  Visit website

Pennsylvania mother of two facing years in jail after telling cop she had loaded gun during New Jersey traffic stop

Shaneen Allen legally bought the handgun in Pennsylvania where she livesShe took it to New Jersey - which has the strictest gun laws in the ...  Visit website

'It was a wonderful moment': Kite surfer reveals how sea turtle he rescued from fishing nets rewarded him with underwater hug as if to say thank for saving its life

Turtle was worn out fighting for its life, athlete Cameron Dietrich saidSurfer shocked when freed turtle returned, stopping inches from his faceBy Jessica Jerreat Published: ...  Visit website

NYPD cop shown on video putting suspect in deadly chokehold during arrest has gun and badge stripped

Esaw Garner collapses in tears as Rev Al Sharpton holds meeting about her husband's deathEric Garner, 43, died Thursday when police tried to arrest him ...  Visit website

Mother and grandparents of 7-year-old boy arrested after authorities found him weighing only 25 pounds after allegedly being starved and beaten for months

The boy was only allowed out of the house to sit on the back porch, where he would catch and eat bugsThe boy's mother took ...  Visit website

The world with Obama in charge of the U.S. is 'like a third-grade class with no teacher in it,' charges rising conservative star Dr. Ben Carson

Retired pediatric neurosurgeon said the US is 'the pinnacle nation of the world; there's a responsibility that comes with that'He told the Western Conservative Summit ...  Visit website

New JK Rowling hero will outdo Harry Potter: Author says she plans to write at least seven crime novels under the name Robert Galbraith

Novelist plans to pen many more crime thrillers over the coming yearsSays there will be more than seven novels - which was the number of ...  Visit website

Graveyard of desecration: Grave robbers. Ghoulish tourists taking pictures on their mobiles. Corpses left to rot: A shocking dispatch from the grim crash site by IAN BIRRELL

Several human victims were still stuck in their seats. Others were mangled, mashed and hideously manipulated In one burned patch of grass littered with charred debris ...  Visit website

Kansas girl, 5, 'kidnapped by mother's boyfriend and dies during police shootout'

Cadence Harris, 5, was reported kidnapped on Friday evening at about 7:30pmPolice said there was some relationship between the child and her abductor but would ...  Visit website

Girl, 11, cut down by stray bullet while making s'mores at a sleepover among the two dead and 20 shot in Chicago in 12 hours

Shamiya Adams was killed Friday night when a stray bullet blew threw the wall of a house she was inside for her first sleepoverThe 11-year-old ...  Visit website

Image found of mysterious Civil War housekeeper who was a confidante to the Confederate first lady

Mary O'Melia left Ireland for America as a young widow with three children before she was hired as housekeeper at the White House of the ...  Visit website

RJ Reynolds tobacco company hit with a $23.6B judgment for punitive damages to widow of chain-smoker who sued the company over his death

The case is one of thousands filed in Florida after the state Supreme Court in 2006 tossed out a $145 billion class action verdictThe damages ...  Visit website

Surfing's tiny superstar who's been on a board since he was ONE: Nine-year-old boy is competing internationally... and has already been compared to Kelly Slater

Kobi already has four sponsors under his belt including Volcom, Nixon, Creatures of Leisure and Chilli SurfboardsHe has won local junior events near his home ...  Visit website

Child star who played Mel Gibson's daughter in The Patriot found dead in her home at age 21

By Snejana Farberov Published: 03:41 GMT, 20 July 2014 | Updated: 05:56 GMT, 20 July 2014 ...  Visit website

Cyclist escapes death TWICE after switching off both doomed MH17 AND missing MH370 at the last minute

Maarten de Jonge, 29, at the last minute changed his mind and decided to fly out of Amsterdam Sunday instead of ThursdayThe cyclist had been ...  Visit website

Jewish doctor thrown off of JetBlue flight after accusing Palestinian woman of having a bomb in her luggage during heated argument over Israeli military action in Gaza

Dr. Lisa Rosenberg claims the woman called her a 'Zionist pig'The argument started after Rosenberg expressed her approval of Israeli military action in Gaza Rosenberg ...  Visit website

CO2 emissions reach historic levels as temperatures and sea levels continue to climb, new report from world's top climate scientists shows

State of the Climate in 2013 report by American Meteorological Society showed greenhouse gases, sea levels, global temperatures were on the rise Levels of CO2 ...  Visit website

Six passengers escape alive when hot air balloon HITS a power line

A hot air balloon collided with a power line in Clinton, Massachusetts on SaturdayAs the hot air balloon strikes the power line in the video, ...  Visit website

Cross-dressing killer known as 'Ms Puppy' sentenced to 30 years for bludgeoning to death a gay couple that hired him as a housekeeper

Daryl Rasmussen, 58, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder counts in the 2011 killings of Ronald Ford and Ramiro Sanchez in DenverThe couple hired the homeless ...  Visit website

Lethal injection halted by court until Arizona provide details the drugs it will use to execute murderer

Joseph Wood was convicted in 1991 of murdering both his ex-girlfriend and her fatherHe was set to be executed Wednesday by lethal injectionA court delayed ...  Visit website

'We don't comp anything ugly': Las Vegas club promoter sparks outrage after demanding photos of all 15 members of a bachelorette party to make sure they're not 'hippos or whales'

Zoe, from Southern California, contacted a Hakkasan Las Vegas host named Peter asking to book a complimentary table for a bachelorette party The promoter insisted ...  Visit website

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