'Brothel found' on monastery premises

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Moscow police have discovered a brothel on the premises of a monastery whose abbot is thought to be President Vladimir Putin's spiritual adviser. Two women were more…

Yasser Arafat to be exhumed next month

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Criminal investigators from France will exhume Yasser Arafat's remains next month to try to find out if the Palestinian leader was poisoned, according to a French more…

New plea in Border agent killing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) A Mexican national charged in the killing of a U.S. Border Patrol agent during a December 2010 gunfight along the Arizona-Mexico border is scheduled to change his plea Tuesday more…

Breast-cancer screening 'harming thousands'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — For every life that breast cancer screening saves, three women have surgery that turns out to be unnecessary, an official review has concluded. Women must be more…

Top Catholic cleric: Be kinder to prisoners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, England and Wales's most senior Roman Catholic cleric, has called for prisoners to be treated with more kindness and respect. The Cardinal questioned more…

Sandy forces diseased rats out of subway?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MNN) — As New Yorkers woke up to massive power outages, burning homes, the closure of major transportation arteries, downed trees, streets awash with water and an utterly more…

$250 million stimulus grant creates 400 jobs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Battery maker A123 Systems vowed thousands of new jobs when it received a nearly quarter-billion-dollar stimulus grant in late 2009, but federal job-tracking figures show only a few more…

Karate gal pummels home invader

by -NO AUTHOR- -- FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A Fresno man got quite a surprise over the weekend after he broke into what he thought was his own apartment. The apartment ended more…