Brotherhood to enshrine Shariah in constitution

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood said Wednesday it is committed to enshrining Islamic Shariah law as the main source of a new constitution, seeking to mollify ultraconservative Islamists more…

New York asks feds to cover all storm costs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) New York state on Wednesday asked the U.S. federal government to pay all the costs of cleaning up and repairing damage from massive storm Sandy that tore more…

Time-lapse video captures Sandy's wrath on NYC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!News) A video on YouTube condenses superstorm Sandy's strike on New York City into about two minutes. The video was created by SMvideoChan, who confirmed to Yahoo News more…

Cop Tasers boy, 10, who refused to wash car

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!News) A lawsuit claims an Albuquerque, N.M., police officer stunned a 10-year-old boy with a Taser after he refused to wash the officer's car. Officer Christopher Webb was more…

Bloomberg spends $1 million to elect gun foe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's political committee is making its biggest expenditure to date in this year's congressional campaigns, spending $1.1 million for TV ads more…

Bishop orders anti-Obama sermons on Sunday

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Chicago Tribune) Joining the chorus of Roman Catholic clergy in Illinois criticizing President Barack Obama before next week's election, Peoria Bishop Daniel Jenky ordered priests to read a more…

Benghazi ashes: 'I am Chris from the dead'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Foreign Policy) BENGHAZI, Libya — More than six weeks after the shocking assault on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi -- and nearly a month after an FBI team more…

Romney's secret voting bloc: Evangelicals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wall Street Journal) You've heard about Mitt Romney's problems with the women's vote, the black vote, the Hispanic vote, the union vote and the young Democrats vote. But more…