Pope Francis prays for Germanwings victims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFCHRONICLE) — VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis opened solemn Holy Week services with Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter's Square, stressing humility and remembering the dead in more…

'No more Christians in Mideast within 2 years'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1844555" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Samy Gemayel[/caption] If the U.S. and international community do not intervene, Christians may be driven out of the Middle Eastern Arab countries within two more…

Plane skids off runway in 'abrupt' landing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SUN-SENTINEL) — An Air Canada plane made an "abrupt" landing and skidded off the runway at the Halifax airport in bad weather, and officials said Sunday 23 people more…

Video: Unborn baby claps as parents sing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="l5ODE5dDqdk4MWOehI5Gsie2x4cCLEQR" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (DAILYMAIL) — Rhythm isn't something most babies are born with. But this one - which is yet to be born - seems to have it more…

Arab states form military force

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — CAIRO — The Arab states said on Sunday that they had agreed to form a joint military force to counter both Iranian influence and Islamist extremism, more…

Mideast nuclear 'positioning' already here

by Aaron Klein -- The international community's nuclear negotiations with Tehran have already prompted other Middle Eastern countries to seek a nuclear infrastructure, explained Olli Heinonen, former deputy director of the U.N.'s more…

Torture clips on Muslim asylum-seekers phones

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Norwegian Police have found video clips of torture, mutilation, and executions saved on the mobile phones of those seeking asylum in Norway, the Police Immigration Service more…

Video: Christians herded into sea, gunned down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Al-Shabaab, the Somali jihadist group responsible for yesterday's deadly attack on a prominent Mogadishu hotel, has released a graphic new video showing executions of unarmed civilians – identified more…