American toddler slain at Mexico vacation home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) A two-year-old boy from Colorado vacationing with his family in Mexico was sexually assaulted and beaten by his babysitter's intoxicated boyfriend before being tossed in more…

Locusts swarm into Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (N.Y. TIMES) JERUSALEM — For many Israelis, the biblical comparisons were irresistible: locusts were swarming across the border from Egypt three weeks before Passover, like a vivid enactment of the eighth more…

N. Korea warns U.S. of preemptive nuke strike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - North Korea threatened the United States on Thursday with a preemptive nuclear strike, raising the level of rhetoric while the U.N. Security Council considers new sanctions against the more…

Jon Stewart praises Rand Paul

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Raw Story) On his show Wednesday night, The Daily Show host Jon Stewart applauded Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) for using an "old-school filibuster" to highlight the legality of more…

Durbin files cloture, ends Rand filibuster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Roll Call) After a 13-hour filibuster led by Sen. Rand Paul over drone strike policies within U.S. borders, senators took procedural steps early Thursday to advance the nomination more…

Russell Crowe defends UFO photos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) Did Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe really capture photos of a UFO outside his office in Australia, passing over Sydney's Royal Botanic Gardens? Or was it just more…

Forbes in huge takedown of Prince Alwaleed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) This week, Kingdom Holding Company, the investing firm of Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Al Saud, sent out a stern press release. In conjunction with the more…