Has Saudi influence 'skewed' U.S. view?

by Paul Bremmer -- [caption id="attachment_234759" align="aligncenter" width="606"] Riyadh, Saudi Arabia[/caption] Families of 9/11 victims thought it would soon become easier for them to sue Saudi Arabia after the Senate passed the more…

Kids scale 2,600-foot cliff to get to school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Time) A village in China’s mountainous west where schoolchildren must climb an 800-meter (2,625-foot)-high bamboo ladder secured to a sheer cliff face may get a set of steel more…

Britain announces investigation of Islamic law

by Bob Unruh -- The British government has announced an investigation into Islamic law, or Shariah, to examine its compatibility with the nation's laws. Home Secretary Theresa May said the review will more…

Iran renews ties with Palestinian Islamic Jihad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TheTower) Iran will be renewing financial support to the Gaza-based terror organization Palestinian Islamic Jihad after two years of strained relations, the Arabic-language London newspaper a-Sharq al-Awsat reported more…