Cyprus told: Take bank levy or leave euro

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) — Wealthy Russians stand to lose billions of euros in Cypriot banks under draconian terms being hammered out on Sunday night in Brussels to prevent the Mediterranean more…

Filmmaker asks bishop to excommunicate Cuomo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A faithful Catholic who is a human-rights activist and filmmaker has written a letter to the Catholic bishop in Albany, N.Y., asking him to excommunicate Gov. Andrew Cuomo more…

Egypt president vows steps to 'protect nation'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi threatened on Sunday to take unspecified steps to "protect this nation" after violent demonstrations against his Muslim Brotherhood, using vague but severe more…

Poverty hits the suburbs

by Garth Kant -- The stock market is roaring but that doesn't mean the nation's economy is healthy. Warning signs include a startling growth of poverty in the suburbs and among the more…

What's this? A country opposing Shariah?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Alex Newman STOCKHOLM, Sweden – In the wake of death threats against politicians and calls for a violent overthrow of government, German authorities are cracking down hard more…

Rand Paul: Congress 10 years behind public

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="M1eTlnYTo-QKDoCW05V7ioPahwRiVmwX"] (NATIONALREVIEW) — Asked whether there’s room for a presidential candidate with his seemingly unorthodox political views, Kentucky senator Rand Paul was unequivocal in his response. Calling more…

'Girls on Fox News' getting 'vicious'

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_387649" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Megyn Kelly of Fox News"][/caption] A song and video intended to honor the beauty and brains of the female broadcasters on Fox News have more…

U.S. unblocks $500 million for Palestinians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YNETNEWS) — The United States has quietly unblocked almost $500 million in aid to the Palestinian Authority which had been frozen by Congress for months, a top US more…