Mexican Catholics: Leaving 'Dios' for 'Allah'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MEXICO CITY (GLOBAL POST) — For almost five centuries Catholicism has been the dominant religion in Mexico. In 1970, Catholics comprised 96.7 percent of Mexico’s population. By 2010, that more…

Identified! 'Major cause of climate change'

by Greg Corombos -- Powerful forces at the United Nations, in national governments and inside the scientific community make life very difficult for scientists disputing the conventional wisdom on climate change, both more…

Obama's 'big breakthrough' coming by end of year

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_639973" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry"][/caption] TEL AVIV – The Palestinian Authority received a pledge from the U.S. that by the end of 2014, more…

Antarctic sea ice 25% above normal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SUNSHINE HOURS) — A quick update for sea ice extent: Global Sea Ice is 93,000 sq km below the 1981-2010 mean. That is 0.5% below “normal”. Antarctic Sea more…

Worshippers attacked at famous Bible site

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Israel Today Think the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is winding down? Think again. In 2013 alone, one of Judaism’s holiest sites, the traditional tomb of the biblical matriarch Rachel, more…

Couple stoned to death for adultery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — QUETTA, Pakistan — A couple were stoned to death for adultery in a remote area of Pakistan's western Baluchistan province, an official said Monday, leading to more…

Company plans free Wi-Fi for entire planet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — You might think you have to pay through the nose at the moment to access the Internet. But one ambitious organisation called the Media Development Investment more…

Islamists in Syria 'too brutal' for al-Qaida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="lhcmlwazq1iV7maR2oqOZjjjwdtWPKM9" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (CNN) -- The video clip lasts a mere 35 seconds. It's night. Six men, illuminated by a flashlight, are sitting with their hands tied behind their more…