Prostitution laws struck down in Canada

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THEGLOBEANDMAIL) — The Supreme Court of Canada has struck down the country’s major prostitution laws, saying that bans on street soliciting, brothels and people living off the avails more…

Surge in cancers among young in Fukushima

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASAHI SHIMBUN) — Experts were divided over whether radiation from the Fukushima nuclear accident affected the thyroid cancer rate among children in Fukushima Prefecture, in which 59 young more…

Surge in Mexican kids crossing U.S. border

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MYFOXDC) — The number of children caught crossing the U.S. border has surged over the last two years, raising questions about whether the Obama administration's changing immigration policies more…

Al-Qaida apologizes for killing Muslims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BREITBART) — Al Qaeda, slowly realizing that its indiscriminate murder of civilians is counterproductive if the victims happen to be Muslims, apologized in a video for a hospital more…

Pope urges Italy to find houses for all families

by -NO AUTHOR- -- VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis urged anti-austerity protesters who attended his weekly Angelus blessing to use dialogue and not violence to press their demands. Addressing a group more…

South Sudan descending into chaos?

by Steve Elwart -- What started as a tribal conflict in this Central African country is beginning to have the earmarks of a full-fledged civil war, according to a highly placed source more…

U.S. spends $3.3M to improve media in Armenia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is planning to spend $3.35 million to “improve the quality of media content and strengthen the media’s capacity to more…

A-word used for White House foreign policy

by F. Michael Maloof -- BEIRUT, Lebanon – Retired U.S. Maj. Gen. Paul E. Vallely – an outspoken critic of the Obama administration over several issues, especially what he calls "purges" of high-ranking more…

Christians 'left by the world to suffer'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Across the world this week, hundreds of millions of us will be singing of that "silent night, holy night" in the town of Bethlehem. But as more…