NSA spied on American lawyers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — The list of those caught up in the global surveillance net cast by the National Security Agency and its overseas partners, from social media users to more…

Studies: Talking to babies boosts brain power

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Reading bedtime stories to babies and talking to them from birth boosts their brain power and sets them up for success at school, researchers say. Studies more…

Doctor guilty of waterboarding daughter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) A jury in the US state of Delaware has found a prominent paediatrician and best-selling author guilty of endangering his stepdaughter in a trial featuring testimony that more…

Valentine's Day 'a threat to Muslim values'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) Malaysian authorities have said Valentine's Day is a threat to Muslim values in their annual swipe at the February 14 occasion, which was marked with a mass more…

Poll shows swing voters hating everything Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Caller) A Fox News poll shows that most swing-voters think President Barack Obama is overstepping his legal authority by selectively enforcing Congress' laws, such as the 2010 more…