U.S. monitored phone calls of 35 world leaders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="8zeWRjZzpkpp-bqhYq63EebNn1Y9Dtht" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (Reuters) The United States monitored the phone conversations of 35 world leaders according to classified documents leaked by fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden, Britain's Guardian newspaper more…

Europe falls out of love with Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- On July 24, 2008, then-presidential candidate Barack Obama addressed tens of thousands of Germans on the avenue that leads from the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. In a more…

Toddlers kidnapped, raped, murdered

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Diepsloot, South Africa (CNN) -- In a country where several rapes are said to occur every minute, in a township where violence is commonplace, this was a crime that more…

Now 'Hitler' blasts Obamacare failure ...

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Jha3BiZzqMcWtrhFa4DdrtnpLfpZ4Bbj" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The president, members of Congress, celebrities and many others have gone on video to praise or criticize Obamacare, the administration's signature health-care law that will more…

Iran's biggest enemies have change of heart

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – It’s not only Saudi Arabia. Now major U.S. allies Turkey and Qatar are discussing developing closer relations with Russia at the expense of America, according to more…

NSA recorded 124 billion calls in month

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="V2bHhiZzr7h8lQPFQZ_m-ouQ2CNAw3TE" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (FREEBEACON) — The National Security Administration recorded information about more than 124 billion phone calls during a 30-day period earlier this year, including around 3 more…

Merkel's cellphone tapped by U.S.?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="NrbXg5ZzolhbVw0MfhWsorTAn-f1wfLs" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (AP) The German government says Chancellor Angela Merkel has called President Barack Obama after receiving information that U.S. intelligence may have targeted her mobile phone. more…

Pope banishes 'bling bishop'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst, the "bling bishop" of Limburg, has been temporarily suspended from his post by the pope. In a statement released on Wednesday, the more…

Facebook policing beheading videos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="RkOXY5ZzpX885RZEv7_7DN7fD3msi8aO" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNNMONEY.COM) Facebook has enacted a murky, case-by-case policy on violent content, setting the company on a precarious path. Facebook (FB, Fortune 500)temporarily banned graphic, violent content from more…