Devastating superquake hits Nepal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) Nearly 1,000 are known to have died in a powerful earthquake in Nepal, with many more feared trapped under rubble, officials say. The 7.8 magnitude quake more…

Lenin's body improves with age

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Scientific American) For thousands of years humans have used embalming methods to preserve dead bodies. But nothing compares with Russia's 90-year-old experiment to preserve the body of Vladimir more…

Drone hostage deaths confirmed only by 'intel assessment'

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_1942295" align="aligncenter" width="596"] President Obama apologizes April 23 for the deaths of two Western hostages in a U.S. drone strike.[/caption] WASHINGTON – "Confirmation" that an American and more…

Iraqi kids fleeing ISIS treated to premiere of 'Little Boy'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1937555" align="aligncenter" width="606"] Iraqi children at 'Little Boy' premiere[/caption] The real premiere of "Little Boy," a movie starring Emily Watson, Tom Wilkinson, Kevin James and Jakob Salvati more…

Climate models wrong: Global warming has slowed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Global warming hasn't happened as fast as expected, according to a new study based on 1,000 years of temperature records. The research claims that natural more…

Italian police reveal terror attack plot at Vatican

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="5nOWtwdDrNaHbEr7CjdnPIbzI9zMU2ql" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Police in Italy conducted a raid and roundup of several Islamic extremists on Friday, saying they've identified and captured some of the men they believe more…

Double talk: Rubio still pushing amnesty?

by Garth Kant -- [ooyala code="8ydDRwdDpVJi-uT3ik8M1vEmpHscTbWj" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON – Presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., says he's had a change of heart on amnesty. One of the authors of the doomed bill more…

The Armenian Genocide and my grandmother's secret

by David Kupelian -- [caption id="attachment_1259145" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Children victims of the Armenian Genocide[/caption] "For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the more…