'Schizophrenic ally': Senate yanks Pakistan aid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) WASHINGTON — A Senate panel expressed its outrage Thursday over Pakistan's conviction of a doctor who helped the United States track down Osama bin Laden, voting to cut more…

Egypt vote: Brotherhood advances to 2nd round

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CAIRO (AP) - The candidate of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood won a spot in a run-off election, according to partial results Friday from Egypt's first genuinely competitive presidential election. more…

Economics, elections pushing NATO power center

by Albert Thompson -- WASHINGTON – The North Atlantic Treaty Organization could be heading for a power shift, based on the impact of the economic uncertainties its members are facing and the more…

Left swooning over Taliban poetry

by Bob Unruh -- The latest rage in poetry circles is being lauded as "a remarkable and important book that reveals a hitherto concealed side" to its "harshly perceived" authors. Just try more…

Couple bury car-crash victim alive

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHINA DAILY) — A car abandoned by a couple that hit a woman while driving drunk, then buried her, was found by police in Yuyao, Zhejiang province, on more…

Tokyo soil equals nuclear waste in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATURAL NEWS) — Radioactive fallout from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster continues to show up at dangerously high levels in the city of Tokyo, which is located roughly more…