Record unemployment in Europe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Unemployment has reached a new high in the euro zone and inflation remains well below the European Central Bank's target, stepping up pressure on EU leaders and the more…

Will Saudis allow U.S. oil boom?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) Technology, technology, and more technology—this is what has driven the American oil and gas boom starting in the Bakken and now being played out in the Gulf more…

Al-Qaida bosses give performance reviews

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Post) Even terrorists get performance reviews. Acting like typical managers, al Qaeda sent one of its operatives a scathing appraisal letter, rapping him for everything from more…

$350 million: Every Israeli to receive gas mask

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, speaking Thursday at a meeting concluding this week's Home Front drill, instructed government ministries to equip all of Israel's residents with more…

Assad: Next time, we'll bomb Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Thursday there was "popular pressure" to open a military front against Israel on the Golan Heights, and warned his more…

Did McCain pose with kidnappers in Syria?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Sen. John McCain is denying Lebanese media reports that he posed with known kidnappers during his recent visit to Syria. Two men pictured next to Mr. more…

Asteroid fly-by sparks readiness debate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) The passage close to Earth of a mountain-sized asteroid expected Friday has reignited discussions among scientists about how to deal with the improbable — but definitely more…

'Flushed' baby released from hospital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A Chinese newborn who was trapped in a sewer pipe moments after his birth has been released from hospital into the care of his grandparents. Local more…

Scout leader charged for assaults on boys

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) Police say that more alleged victims may come forward after a Sydney scout leader was charged over child sex offences. Police arrested the 52-year-old bus driver more…

Cheap Chinese solar panels prove very expensive

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) The photovoltaic industry is in a perverse situation. To make power generation from solar competitive, prices of solar panels had to come down. Tens of billions in more…