Homeschool family's fate up for discussion by Supremes

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_378871" align="aligncenter" width="656" caption="Romeike family members"][/caption] A conference is scheduled among U.S. Supreme Court justices on Feb. 21 where the fate of a German family now living more…

Australia's 'Marijuana Queen'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) Her piercing blue eyes filled with tears as she repeatedly smacked her forehead with her palm while the verdict was read in a language she didn't understand. more…

'Knockout Game' comes to Australia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) Sydney, Australia - Random violence on the streets of Australia is in the spotlight after recent deaths in "one punch" assaults, leading to growing calls for tougher more…

NSA spied on American lawyers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — The list of those caught up in the global surveillance net cast by the National Security Agency and its overseas partners, from social media users to more…

Valentine's Day 'a threat to Muslim values'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) Malaysian authorities have said Valentine's Day is a threat to Muslim values in their annual swipe at the February 14 occasion, which was marked with a mass more…

Asteroid threat 10-times greater than thought

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Popular Mechanics) Hazardous asteroids are 10 times more likely to hit Earth than previously thought, according to new research by Peter Brown of the University of Western Ontario. more…

CBS: Extreme cold caused by 'excess heat'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Breitbart) During the February 13 broadcast of CBS This Morning, host Charlie Rose and his guest turned to the topic of this year's harsh winter, calling the extreme more…