Megadonors plan LGBT panels at Davos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) Megadonors Paul Singer and Dan Loeb are planning to use the typically staid World Economic Forum at Davos later this week to make a statement about gay more…

Admiral: U.S. losing Pacific dominance to China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Investor's Business Daily) Despite the White House's much-lauded pivot to the Pacific, the Navy's Pacific commander warns that an increasingly hostile and assertive China threatens U.S. air and more…

Texas executes illegal alien who killed cop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Huntsville, Texas (CNN) -- A last-ditch push to keep a convicted cop killer alive failed Wednesday night when the U.S. Supreme Court denied a motion to stay his execution. Edgar Tamayo more…

Pope: Internet a 'gift from God' for dialogue

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) The Internet is a "gift from God" that facilitates communication, Pope Francis said in a statement released Thursday, but he warns that the obsessive desire to stay more…

1,500-year-old mosaics found in Israeli church

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A 1,500-year-old mosaic floor with colorful images of animals, botanical and geometrical designs has been brought to light during the excavation of a Byzantine-era Christian church more…

Solved: Elephant mystery at ancient war battle

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIVESCIENCE) The mystery of an ancient battle between two warring troops of elephants has been solved, thanks to a modern genetic analysis of the lumbering beasts. Researchers have more…

Pet jerky treats back in stores

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Two of the top-selling brands of jerky treats for pets will soon return to U.S. store shelves, a year after a nationwide recall and with government more…

AP severs ties with Pulitzer-winning photog

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The Associated Press has ended its relationship with a freelance photographer after he alerted editors that he manipulated a photograph taken for the wire service. The photographer, Narciso more…

Starting a new business? Skip the U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) A new study by the World Bank and the International Finance Corp. found that the U.S. ranks well behind countries like Rwanda, Belarus and Azerbaijan in more…