Russia threatened countries ahead of U.N. vote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Russia threatened several Eastern European and Central Asian states with retaliation if they voted in favor of a United Nations General Assembly resolution this week declaring invalid more…

Bat soup blamed as deadly Ebola spreads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) An outbreak of the Ebola virus has claimed at least 63 lives in the African nation of Guinea. To combat the spread of this deadly disease, more…

Mistrust overshadows Obama's Saudi trip

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Riyadh (AFP) - US President Barack Obama meets Saudi King Abdullah Friday as mistrust fuelled by differences over Iran and Syria overshadows a decades-long alliance between their countries. more…

Putin sends troops, Obama sends selfie

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Russian leader Vladmir Putin sent in troops and tanks to invade neighboring Ukraine and the Obama administration is coming to the rescue with . . . selfies! more…

Planet-like object named for Biden

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) More than 7 billion miles away from the sun, out on the far reaches of the solar system, astronomers have spotted a planet-like object they've never more…

Data to force paradigm shift on climate?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (American Thinker) The just-published NIPCC reports may lead to a paradigm shift about what or who causes current climate changes. All the evidence suggests that Nature rules the more…

Russia to set up own payment system

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Russia's President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Russia will set up its own payment system to rival Visa and MasterCard after the companies pulled their services more…