Lebanon arrests jihadist group's Saudi chief

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- Lebanese authorities have arrested the chief of an al Qaeda-affiliated jihadist group that has previously claimed terror attacks in Lebanon, Egypt and elsewhere, the Lebanese army said more…

Illegals line up for driving privileges in Nevada

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of Nevada immigrants showed up at Department of Motor Vehicle offices Thursday to obtain driver authorization cards under a new law that made the state more…

Some with dementia find care in far-off lands

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Residents of this facility for people with Alzheimer’s disease toss around a yellow ball and laugh under a cascade with their caregivers in a swimming pool more…

Why China can't take over world

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Quartz) China is preparing to surpass the United States as the world's largest economy, in purchasing power parity terms. Already its economy is 80% the size of ours, more…

Israeli Arabs oppose proposed 'Triangle' swap

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Algemeiner Journal) Israeli-Arabs and their representatives in the Knesset refuse to consider a territory swap backed by U.S. negotiators at the Israel-PA peace talks, which resumed on Thursday more…

'Dr. Doom' Roubini gets bullish on global economy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Economist Nouriel Roubini, renowned for his foretelling of doom and gloom in financial markets, has turned bullish in his 2014 outlook, expecting economic performance to "pick up more…