Kiev: Dozens die in anti-government protests

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Thousands of riot police and protesters were in a tense standoff in Ukraine's capital on Wednesday after the bloodiest day of violence in the country's tug more…

Security? Sochi Olympics made for militants

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Complacency over security procedures has set in at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, prompting security analysts to suggest that this is the opening Islamist more…

Protesters torch Ukraine ruling party's HQ

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) -- At least nine people died Tuesday in protests in Kiev, seven of them civilians and two police, authorities said. A total of 47 police officers more…

3,000 Americans ditch their passports

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONEY.CNN) — Goodbye, Uncle Sam! That's what 3,000 Americans chose to say last year, lining up at embassies around the world to renounce their citizenship. The numbers for more…

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…