Israel strike on Syria also hit bioweapons facility

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) In air raids on Syria overnight Tuesday, Israeli jets targeted several sites, including a biological weapons research center, which hadn't previously been mentioned in the media, more…

The Timbuktu manuscripts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) There were fears last week that Mali's rebels had destroyed thousands of Timbuktu's manuscripts - although it later emerged that the vast majority had been carefully more…

Holocaust denier ordered to visit Auschwitz

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) The first Hungarian convicted under a new Holocaust denial law has been given a suspended 18-month jail sentence and has to visit Budapest's memorial museum, more…

White House releases photo of Obama shooting gun

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Weekly Standard) "President Barack Obama shoots clay targets on the range at Camp David, Md., Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)," the caption more…