Syria on war footing

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – The Syrian military is on its second highest alert level, believing Turkey may be attempting to stage a provocation in hopes of drawing Damascus into more…

Tsunami watch lifted in most of Indian Ocean

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (AP) — Two massive earthquakes triggered back-to-back tsunami warnings for Indonesia on Wednesday, sending panicked residents fleeing to high ground in cars and on the more…

Obama eyes rebuilding business – in AFRICA!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Steve Peacock The Obama administration is considering future funding of industry modernization ventures in Libya, and has proposed sending contractors to assess U.S. investment prospects. Four separate more…

Israel museum in Google art project

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — Until Tuesday, if history buffs wanted a glimpse of the Israel Museum's vast collection — including a 9,000-year-old carved human face found in the Judean Desert more…

Egypt court suspends constitutional panel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Tuesday suspended a 100-member panel selected by lawmakers from the Islamist-dominated parliament and tasked with drafting the country's new constitution. The ruling more…

Remake humans due to climate change

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SYDNEY MORNING HERALD) — A radical proposal to modify physique and behaviour in response to climate change has been greeted with outrage, writes Catherine Armitage. If it is more…

Teacher killed for stopping cheating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (IBN) — In a shocking incident on Friday, two youths allegedly ran their car over a school teacher in the town of Sonepat in Haryana, for not allowing more…

U.N. calls for reparations in Trayvon case

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNews.com) – A Florida advocacy group spearheading protests over the racially-charged Trayvon Martin shooting has welcomed the intervention of the United Nations’ human rights chief, who has called more…

Hook-handed Muslim cleric headed to U.S.?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) A radical Muslim preacher can be lawfully extradited from Britain to the United States to face charges that he helped set up an al-Qaida terrorist training camp more…