German Chancellor Merkel wins 3rd term

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel won an overwhelming endorsement for a third term as her Free Democratic ally plunged out of parliament, probably forcing her to seek more…

Unholy war: 'Sex jihad' in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In the latest twist in the civil war raging in Syria between the government and U.S.-backed rebels, Tunisian women are reportedly engaging in "sex jihad" in an effort more…

Did Americans help plot Kenya terror attack?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – Just a day after Muslim terrorists stormed a shopping mall in Kenya, killing at least 68, the Taliban is suspected of orchestrating a suicide bomb attack more…

3 U.S. soldiers killed by Afghan 'ally'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) An Afghan wearing a security forces uniform turned his weapon against U.S. troops Saturday, killing three in eastern Afghanistan, officials said, in another apparent attack by more…

'Rotating moon' filmed by NASA

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) NASA video footage shows what the moon would look like as it rotates. The images are impossible to witness from Earth, because the moon is 'tidally more…

World ignores worst human rights offense

by Michael Carl -- "Where is the international outrage over North Korea?" asks pastor and human rights activist Douglas Riggs. Riggs, who pastors the Morning Star Testimony Church in Syracuse, New York, more…

Prayer vigils mark milestone for jailed pastor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- As Iranian-born American pastor Saeed Abedini prepares to mark one year in Iran's notorious Evin Prison for his Christian beliefs and activities, his wife, Naghmeh, is praying that more…

Non-Muslims targeted in deadly mall attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — Gunmen threw grenades and opened fire Saturday killing at least 22 people in an attack targeting non-Muslims at an upscale mall in Kenya's capital that was more…

Super Typhoon Usagi on deadly path to Hong Kong

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — The strongest typhoon to hit Asia this year caused landslides in the Philippines and flooding in Taiwan on Saturday as it appeared headed toward the densely more…

Venezuela's government seizes toilet-paper factory

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Critics of President Nicolas Maduro say the nagging shortages of products ranging from bathroom tissue to milk are a sign his socialist government's rigid price and more…