Saudis use electronic tracking on wives

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Saudi Arabian women are being monitored by an electronic system at airports that notifies their male 'guardians' when they try to leave the country. Women more…

'More dangerous than a murderer'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) A serial drink-driver has been sentenced to life in prison after he was pulled over for the eighth time by police. Cornelio Garcia-Mata, 45, was more…

GOP senator ditches Norquist anti-tax pledge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) A top Republican senator is casting aside an anti-tax pledge he signed, saying that solving the country's looming fiscal crisis is more important than honoring the more…

Chickenpox outbreak largest in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Terre Haute Tribune-Star) Vigo County, Ind., "is experiencing the largest known outbreak of chickenpox in the nation," according to Dr. Joan Duwve, chief medical officer with the Indiana more…

Anti-'gay' lawsuit against Madonna dismissed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A Russian court on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit that sought millions of dollars in damages from Madonna for allegedly traumatizing minors by speaking up for gay more…

Kansas disbars ex-Gitmo Navy lawyer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Kansas City Star) The Kansas Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the disbarment of a former U.S. Navy lawyer court-martialed for disclosing classified information about detainees at Guantánamo Bay. more…

Woman dies after 4 decades in coma

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Miami Herald) Edwarda O'Bara, who spent more than four decades in a coma in her Miami Gardens home, always cared for by her mother, then by her sister, more…

Norway killer slams prison conditions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik accused prison officers of trying to drive him to suicide in conditions he describes as "a mini Abu Ghraib." Breivik more…