Germany backtracks on Palestinian bid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany said it would abstain in a vote on Thursday at the U.N. General Assembly that is seen as an indirect recognition of Palestinian statehood, citing its special responsibility to Israel and fears more…

Cracks in Republican unity on tax rates

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Republican unity against raising tax rates for the wealthy began to show cracks on Wednesday after a conservative congressman said he would back an agreement with more…

Communist Party USA celebrates Obama win

by Bob Unruh -- "An enormous people's victory." That's how the political party of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels jubilantly celebrated the results of the 2012 presidential election in the United States, more…

Legal victory against Obamacare 'mandate'

by Bob Unruh -- A federal appeals court has agreed with three U.S. district judges and blocked the enforcement of the Obamacare "mandate" that would have forced a Missouri company to pay more…

Photos: Secret plant feeding Iran nuke plans

by Reza Kahlili -- Just as the latest International Atomic Energy Agency report increased alarm about Iran's illicit nuclear program, now comes word that the Islamic regime has created even more secret more…

U.N. chief promotes 'deceptive' computer

by Stewart Stogel -- NEW YORK – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has decided to lend his name and prestige to a controversial computer project in India. In a highly publicized news more…

Judge: Christian evangelists can sue Muslims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A federal judge has ruled that Christian evangelists who were arrested at a Dearborn, Mich., festival sponsored by the Arab Chamber of Commerce can sue the business organization. more…

Europe deeply split over U.N. Palestinian status

by Taylor Rose -- WASHINGTON – As the dust settles from the recent Hamas-Israeli conflict in Gaza, the question of whether or not to "upgrade" the Palestinian Authority's observer status at the more…