Jesus' birthplace nominated for World Heritage List

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BIBLICAL ARCHAEOLOGY REVIEW) — The Church of Nativity in Bethlehem, built above the cave that traditionally marks Jesus’ Birthplace, was recently nominated to become part of the UNESCO more…

China tech company brags: We hacked U.S. telecoms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By F. Michael Maloof WASHINGTON – A major Chinese telecommunications company has been boasting how it was able to hack into U.S. and international telecommunications networks and intercept more…

Family lives large in 168-square-foot house

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YAHOO!FINANCE) — Imagine living in a space that measures a mere 168 square feet, more than 14 times smaller than the average American home. That’s the reality for more…

Rock avalanches threaten visitors at Yosemite

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — Falling boulders are the single biggest force shaping Yosemite Valley, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the national park system. Now swaths of some more…

Warning for American travelers in Mexico

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) — American travelers to Mexico should beware of possible violent retaliation for this week's arrest of alleged Zetas drug cartel associates and family members inside the more…

Iran arrests scientist killers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — Iran on Thursday said it arrested a number of chief suspects in the assassinations of two of its nuclear scientists in the past two years, more…

IOC: Athletes must compete against Israelis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — Refusing to compete against a fellow athlete at the London Games because of nationality or religion would be a "serious breach" of the Olympic code of more…

Outrage in China over forced abortion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) — Grisly photos of a young woman lying beside her baby which had been aborted by force in her seventh month of pregnancy have caused more…

U.N. carbon-credit corruption exposed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) — The U.N. is funneling millions of dollars worth of tradable carbon credits to corrupt nations worldwide, including Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Uzbekistan in more…

China ready to impound EU planes in CO2 dispute

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — China will take swift counter-measures that could include impounding European aircraft if the EU punishes Chinese airlines for not complying with its scheme to curb carbon more…