U.S. Olympic snowboarder is a homeschooler

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WORLDMAG) — Some of the biggest stories in the first days of the Olympics have come from first-ever Olympic events and first-ever Olympians like Sage Kotsenburg, a homeschooler more…

JPMorgan suicide 3rd mysterious death in weeks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) A 33-year old JPMorgan investment banker leaped to his death Tuesday from the roof of the bank’s 30-story Hong Kong office, according to reports. The more…

New Sabbath protection enacted in Britain

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE JEWISH CHRONICLE) — The Department for Work and Pensions has issued special “Shabbat” guidelines to ensure observant Jews are not denied benefit for refusing to work on more…

Death-row inmates memorize Quran, get freed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (VOCATIV) — If ever there were a time to find your way off death row in Iran, it’s right now. Judicial executions have sped up dramatically under President more…

Obama finds brand-new way to spy on you

by Bob Unruh -- Plaintiffs in a case challenging the U.S. government's programs that spy on innocent Americans have submitted a special supplement to the court, pointing out that the Obama administration more…

Ex-congressman arrested in porn rap

by -NO AUTHOR- -- HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds — an ex-con from Chicago convicted of bank fraud and having sex with a 16-year-old girl when he was more…

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…