Christian sentenced to life in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMESOFISRAEL) — CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian criminal court convicted three Christians Saturday of killing a Muslim man, a judicial official and the state news agency said, in more…

Calling for abolition of monarchy still illegal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) A 165-year-old law that threatens anyone calling for the abolition of the monarchy with life imprisonment is technically still in force – after the Ministry of more…

Iceland jails bank bosses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) An Icelandic court sentenced four former Kaupthing bankers to jail on Thursday for market abuses related to a large stake taken in the bank by a Qatari more…

Europeans making friends with Hezbollah

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Russian influence in Middle East surges

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China successfully lands probe on moon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) China on Saturday successfully carried out the world's first soft landing of a space probe on the moon in nearly four decades, state media said, the more…

Sun's solar activity most anemic in 100 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Space.com) The sun's current space-weather cycle is the most anemic in 100 years, scientists say. Our star is now at "solar maximum," the peak phase of its 11-year more…

NSA can decode private conversations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) The cellphone encryption technology used most widely across the world can be easily defeated by the National Security Agency, an internal document shows, giving the agency more…