foxnews.com Archives - 27 April 2015, Monday

  • Singapore teen arrested for critical video comparing former Prime Minister to Hitler

    foxnews.com 30 Mar '15, 8pm

    Amos Yee, 17, who was arrested in Singapore Monday after posting an inflammatory YouTube video, comparing the country’s founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew- who died Tuesday- to famous dictators, incl Mao, Hitler and Stalin. A 17-year-old student was arrested in Singapore Monday afte...

  • The Army did the right thing: Bowe Bergdahl deserves desertion, misbehavior charges #Military

    The Army did the right thing: Bowe Bergdahl deserves desertion, misbehavior charges

    foxnews.com 26 Mar '15, 4am

    File - In this file image taken from video obtained from Voice Of Jihad Website, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, sits in a vehicle guarded by the Taliban in eastern Afghanistan. The U.S. military says it will make an annou...

  • Bergdahl charged with desertion, could face life in prison

    foxnews.com 25 Mar '15, 6pm

    Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was captured by the Taliban after abandoning his post in Afghanistan and then freed five years later in a controversial trade for five Guantanamo detainees, was charged Wednesday with desertion. U.S. Army Forces Command announced the decision at Fort Bragg...

  • VA Secretary Robert McDonald admits lying about Special Forces service

    foxnews.com 24 Feb '15, 4am

    Oct. 1, 2014: Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert A. McDonald, right, accompanied by House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., speaks in Tampa. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara) Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald has admitted that he lied about serving in the sp...

  • Ruby Tuesday discriminates against male employees, federal lawsuit claims via the @FoxNews Android app

    Ruby Tuesday discriminates against male employees, federal lawsuit claims

    foxnews.com 25 Jan '15, 3pm

    The restaurant chain Ruby Tuesday is being accused of discriminating against male bartenders and servers because the company hired only women for summer positions at its Park City, Utah, location. According to The Oregonian, a federal lawsuit filed last week by the Equal Employment Op...

  • Singapore man fined $15,000 for tossing cigarettes out window

    foxnews.com 23 Jan '15, 8pm

    A man in Singapore found out how seriously the country takes its cleanliness when he was fined $15,000 for throwing cigarette butts out his apartment window. The unidentified smoker, 38, was caught on surveillance camera tossing 34 butts out the window over a four-day span, the Nation...

  • Singapore man fined $15,000 for tossing cigarettes out window

    foxnews.com 23 Jan '15, 5pm

    A man in Singapore found out how seriously the country takes its cleanliness when he was fined $15,000 for throwing cigarette butts out his apartment window. The unidentified smoker, 38, was caught on surveillance camera tossing 34 butts out the window over a four-day span, the Nation...

  • Legendary A-10 'Warthog' sends ISIS fleeing even as it faces Pentagon cuts #Military #Vets http…

    Legendary A-10 'Warthog' sends ISIS fleeing even as it faces Pentagon cuts

    foxnews.com 21 Jan '15, 8pm

    The A-10 flies low, needs little maintenance, an scares the heck out of ISIS, according to a recent report. (USAF) With a roaring engine, 30-mm. cannon and nose painted like a toothsome, snarling beast, the A-10 Thunderbolt sends ISIS fighters scattering like cockroaches on the Iraqi ...

  • The #whitehouse is covering up Bowe Bergdahl report #tcot @AppSame @gatewaypundit @JCCWatch #BoweB…

    Is nervous Obama White House holding Bergdahl report hostage?

    foxnews.com 17 Jan '15, 1am

    Last Sunday, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey, indicated that he expected a decision “fairly soon” on whether the Army will court martial Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for allegedly deserting his post in Afghanistan, or has cleared him, paving the way for separation...

  • Judge accepts man's offer of new Nike sneakers as bail

    foxnews.com 04 Jan '15, 10am

    A Massachusetts man convinced a judge he wouldn’t be a flight risk by offering to post his new Nike sneakers as bail. “OK, we’ll take them,” Framingham District Court judge Douglas Stoddard said in response to the offer by 39-year-old Jason Duval, who was facing jail time on an outsta...

  • Judge accepts man's offer of new Nike sneakers as bail

    foxnews.com 03 Jan '15, 8pm

    A Massachusetts man convinced a judge he wouldn’t be a flight risk by offering to post his new Nike sneakers as bail. “OK, we’ll take them,” Framingham District Court judge Douglas Stoddard said. ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT Jason Duval, 39, came before Stoddard Friday on an outstandin...

  • $300,000 worth of Rolex watches stolen in smash-grab job in Tampa

    $300,000 worth of Rolex watches stolen in smash-grab job in Tampa

    foxnews.com 31 Dec '14, 7pm

    Tampa police are searching for three suspects who used hammers Tuesday to smash open a case at a jewelry store and took off with $300,000 in Rolex watches. Authorities are studying surveillance footage from the Mayors Jewelry Store. The suspects were in and out in less than a minute a...

  • Saluting the silent heroes of the US Navy’s submarine force - #ccot #tcot #Military #Vets #ocra…

    Saluting the silent heroes of the US Navy’s submarine force |

    foxnews.com 08 Dec '14, 12am

    (Kaplan Public Service Foundation) Our most recent elections demonstrated Americans are still very worried about the state of the economy and their own job security. However, there is an employer looking to hire young, motivated, and intelligent men and women—the United States Navy’s ...

  • Pentagon prepares for more detainee releases from Guantanamo Obama IGNORS #MILITARY Sacrifices

    Pentagon prepares for more detainee releases from Guantanamo Bay

    foxnews.com 30 Nov '14, 2pm

    The Pentagon is preparing to transfer more detainees from Guantanamo Bay in coming weeks despite continued Republican opposition, according to defense and congressional officials. The Wall Street Journal reports that, after five detainees were transferred last week, there will be anot...

  • Turkeys flown to US troops stationed overseas, while America celebrates Thanksgiving

    foxnews.com 27 Nov '14, 4pm

    Nov. 27, 2014: NATO soldiers carry their Thanksgiving Day meals at the ISAF headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan. This is the last Thanksgiving cerebration before the U.S. and NATO combat mission ends on Dec. 31 this year. (AP) Nov. 27, 2014: A Power Ranger balloon cruises along Central...

  • Authorities return to Aaron Hernandez's home seeking sneakers

    foxnews.com 27 Nov '14, 4pm

    NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. – Authorities have returned to the home of ex-New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez seeking sneakers they believe were worn on the night of a 2013 killing he's charged in. The Sun Chronicle reported that state and local authorities went to Hernandez's N...

  • Thieves rob Louis Vuitton Illinois store in repeat of earlier heist

    foxnews.com 19 Nov '14, 3pm

    Illinois authorities are searching for the burglars who brazenly drove a stolen minivan through a Northbrook mall Tuesday night, crashed it into a Louis Vuitton store and made off with $120,000 in merchandise. ABC 7 Chicago reported that the thieves took display items and ran from the...

  • .@toddstarnes Does the #military have a problem with #Jesus

    Does the military have a problem with Jesus?

    foxnews.com 31 Oct '14, 1pm

    A colonel’s column was removed from an Air National Guard newsletter because the writer violated military policy by including references to Jesus Christ and God, an Ohio National Guard spokesman said. Col. Florencio Marquinez, the medical group commander of the 180th Fighter Wing, wro...

  • R.I.P. Retired Command Sgt. Maj. Robert Gallagher, 52 #BlackHawkDown #Military #pjnet #ccot

    Decorated soldier from 'Black Hawk Down' battle in Somalia dies at 52

    foxnews.com 23 Oct '14, 5pm

    Command Sgt. Maj. Robert Gallagher was in Mogadishu, Somalia, in 1993 and in Baghdad for the U.S. invasion in 2003. When he retired, he worked to serve soldiers. He died on Oct. 13 at age 52. (3rd Infantry Division/Facebook) A decorated soldier who participated in the Somalia battle i...

  • $18G plane ride looks nice:

    What an $18G plane ride looks like

    foxnews.com 03 Oct '14, 7pm

    Getting tired of flying cattle class? Entrepreneur and engineer Derek Low splashed out and cashed in enough miles for a $18,400 "golden ticket" to travel from Singapore to New York City in Singapore Airlines' Suites Class. On his website , he describes dining on champagne and baked Bo...

  • Saudi king warns jihadists could attack US,Europe within months @TweetCongress #TEAParty #OWS #Military…

    Saudi king warns jihadists could attack US, Europe within months

    foxnews.com 02 Sep '14, 12am

    June 27, 2014: Saudi King Abdullah speaks before a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at his private residence in the Red Sea city of in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. (AP) The king of Saudi Arabia has warned that jihadists could target the United States and Europe if leaders acro...

  • Navy reverses Bible ban

    foxnews.com 15 Aug '14, 6pm

    A Navy spokesman confirms that Bibles will be returned to base lodges, and they’ve also launched an investigation to determine why God’s Word was removed from guest rooms in the first place. ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT Navy Exchange, which runs the base lodges, sent a directive out in...

  • #NewJersey vet says #Military T-shirt led to his denied entry at #SixFlags #BoycottSixFlags

    New Jersey vet says military T-shirt led to denied entry at Six Flags amusement park

    foxnews.com 15 Aug '14, 4pm

    A New Jersey veteran was denied entry at Six Flags Great Adventure due to an “offensive” T-shirt he wore in support of the U.S. Marines. Mario Alejandro, 33, of Woodbridge, said he was stopped while entering the theme park in Jackson on Saturday. The father of three, who took part in ...

  • PC Priorities ---> US Troops told to refrain from eating, drinking in front of Muslims #military

    Troops told to refrain from eating, drinking in front of Muslims

    foxnews.com 29 Jul '14, 7pm

    Ammar al-Hakim, right, the leader of the Supreme Islamic Council of Iraq, take part in the Eid al-Fitr prayer in Baghdad, Iraq, Tuesday, July 29, 2014. The Eid al-Fitr holiday marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban) Do not eat or drink in front of Mu...

  • Todd Starnes: #Military bars troops from attending Vacation #Bible school honor

    Military bars troops from attending Vacation Bible school honor

    foxnews.com 25 Jul '14, 5pm

    A Soldier on flag detail prepares to fold Old Glory. (U.S. Army/Sgt. John Carkeet IV) Bible Baptist Church in Carthage, Missouri is a small country church bursting with American pride. Old Glory is posted in the sanctuary. And every morning at summer youth camp, the teenagers pledge a...

  • Minnesota man claims he was asked to leave Southwest Airlines flight over tweet

    foxnews.com 24 Jul '14, 8am

    Feb. 9, 2012: A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 waits to take off at Chicago's Midway Airport as another lands.AP A Minnesota man says he and his two children were asked to get off a Southwest Airlines flight and were not allowed back on the plane until he deleted an uncomplimentary twe...

  • Singapore Airlines apologizes as social media remarks made after Malaysia jet crash stir anger

    foxnews.com 19 Jul '14, 12pm

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Singapore Airlines apologized Saturday over social media remarks it posted after the Malaysian jetliner was shot down that were taken by many as being insensitive. After the Malaysia Airlines plane went down over Ukraine with 298 onboard Thursday, postings on ...

  • Moon boot-styled sneakers celebrate GE's role in Apollo 11 lunar landing

    Moon boot-styled sneakers celebrate GE's role in Apollo 11 lunar landing

    foxnews.com 18 Jul '14, 4pm

    — General Electric's "The Missions" sneakers were designed to evoke the moon boots worn by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin 45 years ago.GE Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin leaves a bootprint in the lunar soil during the first moon landing mission in July 1969.NASA Previous Next General...

  • ISIS destroys shrines and mosques, may be targeting Mecca

    foxnews.com 13 Jul '14, 11pm

    A total of six mosques across the northern Nineveh province of Iraq have been destroyed by ISIS forces. The Saad bin Aqeel Husseiniya shrine in the Iraqi city of Tal Afar was one Mosque destroyed by the extremist group.(AP) ISIS operatives have also destroyed four religious Muslim shr...

  • US military turns to Hollywood to outfit elite troops

    foxnews.com 05 Jul '14, 11am

    SAN FERNANDO, Calif. – The Oscar-nominated designers at Legacy Effects have outfitted such memorable movie warriors as The Terminator, RoboCop, Captain America and Iron Man. The special-effects company is now at work on what seems a mission impossible: Building an Iron Man-style suit ...