Obama changes tune, meets with GOP

by Garth Kant -- The White House said the president and his top advisers listened to a proposal from GOP House leaders on the debt ceiling, and neither rejected nor accepted it, more…

Homeschoolers in deportation fight with Obama

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_378871" align="aligncenter" width="656" caption="Romeike family"][/caption] A petition filed Thursday asks the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down a Nazi-era standard that would be imposed if the Obama more…

Obama's 'war on leaks' chilling journalists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) Barack Obama has pursued the most aggressive "war on leaks" since the Nixon administration, according to a report published on Thursday that says the administration's attempts to control the flow more…

Big discovery under Antarctica

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) Deep furrows on Antarctica's floating ice shelves mark arch-shaped channels melted out under the ice. Thinner ice floats lower, and researchers can read the corrugated surface topography more…

Turkey cracks down on TV cleavage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Hürriyet Daily News) A television presenter has been dismissed over a low-cut top she wore on a television program, following criticism from ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) more…

Obama pushing Israel to vacate Jordan Valley

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – The Obama administration is pressing hard for Israel to give up the strategic Jordan Valley in a deal with the Palestinians, a senior Palestinian negotiator told more…

Celebrated Jewish artist paints Jesus

by Marisa Martin -- The most famed Jewish artist in history created more than 100 startling crucifixion scenes, but didn't anyone think to ask him, "Why?" Marc Chagall's joyously chaotic paintings remained more…