Netanyahu visits Putin amid concerns over Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)With Russia apparently beefing up its military presence in Syria, some countries are getting nervous about what could happen -- including, perhaps, Israel. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu more…

7 heart attacks during Beijing Marathon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SCMP) — Six runners and one race official suffered heart attacks during yesterday's Beijing Marathon. One was a 30-year-old man who suddenly passed out just 4km from the more…

Driverless pods hit public roads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — The first self-driving electric shuttle for use on public roads has been delivered to the Netherlands. The "WEpod" will take passengers between the two towns of more…

Russia flying surveillance drones in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia has started flying drone aircraft on surveillance missions in Syria, two U.S. officials said on Monday, in what appeared to be Moscow's first military more…

Report: WHO botched Ebola rapid response

by -NO AUTHOR- -- KENEMA, Sierra Leone (AP) -- Something didn't smell right. As a worker at Kenema Government Hospital mixed a batch of chlorine on a broiling August day, he noticed more…

John Kerry: U.S. to take 100,000 refugees by 2017

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2388595" align="aligncenter" width="603"] John Kerry[/caption] Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States will be taking up to 85,000 refugees in the next year, and up more…

1 catastrophe could take U.S. down, expert warns

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Between the Red Cross, National Guard, Army Corps of Engineers and FEMA, all of whom respond to emergencies and disasters, America should be reasonably well-prepared for more…