Deal opens Iran economy to untold billions

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Under the interim deal between Iran and Western powers, Tehran’s economy could be flooded with untold billions in sanctions relief and other gains, far more more…

Nigella Lawson 'took cocaine for years'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="RwYTV0aDpZD8KGE5aveG3a6F0p7g7Mse" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (THE GUARDIAN) — She is the impeccably connected journalist turned television chef whose gourmet recipes and flirtatious on-screen presence earned her the nickname the "domestic more…

Executive action for illegals not ruled out

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — The White House on Tuesday would not categorically rule out future executive actions to address immigration, while continuing to maintain "there is not" anything the more…

CBS reporter takes leave after '60 Minutes' error

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZpNTV0aDpylGee9S842npKU6wk70bDG-" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (VARIETY) — CBS News correspondent Lara Logan and producer Max McClellan will take leave of absence from the network in the wake of a flawed more…

Public stoning for adulterers in Afghanistan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) Afghan government officials have proposed reintroducing public stoning as a punishment for adultery, Human Rights Watch said, even though the practice has been denounced both inside and outside more…

Pope: 'Authentic' Islam opposes violence

by Bob Unruh -- Pope Francis' insistence in his new apostolic exhortation that "authentic Islam and the proper reading of the Quran are opposed to every form of violence" is drawing negative more…

Volcanic rocks rain down on Sicily

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="N4dzFyaDoc19Obq303MmnsPNL3pX8QrV" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (MIRROR) — This video shows thousands of fragments of volcanic rock raining down on Sicily after Mount Etna erupted. A dark cloud of tiny rock more…

'Like Jimmy Carter all over again'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) McLEAN, Va. — A nuclear deal between the US, Iran and other world powers has been described as a trust-building step after decades of animosity that hopefully more…