Iran pledges to help Hamas hide missiles

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – The Iranian-backed Hezbollah is currently consulting with Hamas on how to hide missiles and munitions in the Gaza Strip from the discovery of international inspectors, more…

Parental rights in bull's-eye of Senate fight

by Bob Unruh -- Remember Justina Pelletier's ordeal? Taken into state custody after her own physician's diagnosis of a health problem was overruled, her parents were told they would no longer be more…

Ulterior motive for ban on flights to Israel?

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Officials in Jerusalem are quietly wondering whether the Federal Aviation Administration’s prohibition on U.S. flights to Tel Aviv is partially a tactic to pressure Israel into more…

HIV-killing condoms to be sold in months

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A new make of condom capable of "killing" sexually transmitted diseases has been approved by Australian regulators. The prophylactics, which are expected to be released in more…

MERS infection may be airborne

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, better known as MERS, may be an airborne virus, according to an observation paper published Tuesday in the journal mBio. more…

China brewing wine from tiger bones

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY BEAST) From an old cardboard box, Li Wen drew a clear glass bottle filled with a dark brown liquid. The yellowed label indicated that it was brewed more…

Bob Dole battling homeschoolers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) It’s Bob Dole vs. the home-school lobby, Round two. This marks the second time the former senator will square off against Mike Farris, president of the Homeschool more…

FAA bans all U.S. flights to Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="U2eWk1bzqIynL4WT4zs-hL-ZgE6gdsEl" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNN) The FAA has told U.S. airlines that they are prohibited from flying to or from Israel's Ben Gurion Airport for a period of up more…

Aussie senator's ideal man: Rich, 'well-hung'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — SYDNEY — An Australian senator who told breakfast radio she would only date men who were rich and "well-hung" apologised Tuesday, saying she had tried to more…

China meat scare hits Starbucks, Burger King

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) The latest food scandal in China is spreading fast, dragging in US coffee chain Starbucks, Burger King Worldwide Inc. and others, as well as McDonald’s more…