Argentina restricts online shopping

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) Argentina has introduced new restrictions on online shopping as part of efforts to stop foreign currency reserves from falling any further. Anyone buying items through international more…

Pooping at Winter Olympics could be very awkward

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mashable) On top of environmental degradation, suspect infrastructure and anti-homosexual legislation, we can add a new entry to the list of concerns about how ready Sochi is to more…

Iran: 'We did not agree to dismantle anything'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif insisted Wednesday that the Obama administration mischaracterizes concessions by his side in the six-month nuclear deal with Iran, telling CNN in more…

General: 'Idiotic' to taunt al-Qaida

by F. Michael Maloof -- [ooyala code="Qzd2ViazrDRmaBx1FyEpcfy-z5fLp7aD" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON – President Obama's description of al-Qaida in a recent New Yorker interview  as a "jayvee," or junior varsity, team is "idiotic," charges retired U.S. more…

Swedes buy insurance to skip long health lines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) One in ten Swedes now has private health insurance, often through their employers, with some recipients stating it makes business sense to be seen quickly rather more…

McCain: Obama worse than Carter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), who has alternated between working with President Obama and serving as one of his biggest antagonists, said Tuesday that the president has more…

Israel 'foils al-Qaida plot' on U.S. embassy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JERUSALEM POST) The Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) announced on Wednesday that it arrested three Palestinians from east Jerusalem recruited online by an al-Qaida operative in Gaza, who more…