Another international lender pledges no more coal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) The U.S. Export-Import Bank has joined the growing list of international financial institutions that will no longer finance coal projects abroad. Ex-Im is the official export more…

Sign-language faker has faced murder, rape charges

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) The sign language interpreter who gestured meaninglessly at the Nelson Mandela memorial in South Africa on Tuesday has faced charges of murder, rape, theft, breaking and more…

Rare 'stone baby' found in elderly woman

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) An elderly Colombian woman was stunned when she went to the doctor for pelvic pain and was told the pain was caused by a 40-year-old "stone" more…

Rare snow blankets Middle East

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) CAIRO -- Snow coated domes and minarets Friday as a record Middle East storm compounded the suffering of Syrian refugees, sent the Israeli army scrambling more…

Chinese naval vessel tries to stop U.S. warship

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) A Chinese naval vessel tried to force a U.S. guided missile warship to stop in international waters recently, causing a tense military standoff in the more…

Iranians pull out of nuke talks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) Iranian negotiators abruptly ended nuclear talks with Western powers in Vienna on Friday just a day after the Obama administration announced tighter sanctions on Tehran. more…

N. Korea executes Kim Jong Un's uncle

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) BEIJING – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's highly scripted execution of his uncle makes one thing abundantly clear: Two years after taking power, the training wheels are more…