The search for nukes

in Washington, D.C.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON -- The U.S. government has been monitoring radiation levels at more than 100 mosques, homes, businesses and other sites in and around the nation's capital and at more…

Arab media: Trade
terrorist for Pollard

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – A popular Arab television network is lobbying for a deal in which a convicted terrorist running in upcoming Palestinian elections would be freed from Israeli prison more…

Intelligent-design backers downplay Dover

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A state education standard in Ohio that requires students to critique evolutionary theory is not in jeopardy despite the high-profile federal court decision against intelligent design in the more…

Knesset candidate: Israel
needs American values

by Aaron Klein -- Mitchell Barak JERUSALEM – A New York native and former English speechwriter for Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon is running for a seat in the opposition Likud party more…

Council member declared 'Islam won'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In a correction, a group that claimed a Canadian parliamentary candidate declared to supporters his nomination by the Liberal party was a victory for Islam says the statement more…

Red and green elf hats

out, 'magical trees' in

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Seeking to ensure there was no association with Christmas, a Massachusetts school barred students from wearing red and green elf hats during its "winter pageant," one of many more…

Poll: Bush job approval hits 50%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Following a series of speeches meant to shore up support for the war on terror, President Bush's overall job approval rating has reached 50 percent, as investor confidence more…

Christmas battles waged
to last minute

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Just days before Christmas, a public-interest legal group is pressing officials at three public schools and at a retirement community to allow celebration of the holiday. The Arizona-based more…

U.S. 'takes lead' to combat human trafficking

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Senate overwhelmingly passed a bill that strengthens the nation's current human trafficking law and authorizes new funds for investigation and prosecution of domestic trafficking within the United more…