Desmond Tutu robbed while at Mandela memorial

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (News.com.au) Burglars broke into the Cape Town home of South African peace icon Desmond Tutu when he was away speaking at Nelson Mandela's memorial. "I can confirm that more…

India's supreme court upholds 'gay'-sex ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) India's Supreme Court struck down a 2009 lower court decision to decriminalize homosexual conduct, dealing a blow Wednesday to gay activists who have fought for years more…

Inside Cambodia's hidden child brothels

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Late one night, after dark, we met up with Don Brewster -- head of Agape International Missions, an NGO fighting child prostitution -- to go behind the more…

Israel, Jordan, Palestinians strike Dead Sea deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) The Dead Sea has been rapidly disappearing for 50 years, one of the world’s natural wonders careening toward ecological collapse in a region more often focused more…

World looks to dump Obama's 'green cr-p'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="diYzFnaTr8SdhaMEuRmsKzRh-vqhDyBG" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The Obama administration is still aggressively pushing a climate-change agenda that centers on developed nations paying the costs of keeping greenhouse gases out of developing more…

Europeans 'stunned' Obama didn't free U.S. pastor

by Michael Carl -- European religious-rights advocates meeting at a recent conference in Berlin expressed disbelief that the U. S. didn't obtain the release of Pastor Saeed Abedini as a condition for more…

Obama aide: Cede away this part of America

by Aaron Klein -- President Obama’s new staff adviser, senior progressive strategist John Podesta, is a key player in an initiative seeking more government regulation of the oceans and the ceding of more…

Cops in riot gear storm protest camp in Ukraine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Several thousand police in riot gear pulled back after clashing with protesters in the central square of the Ukrainian capital Wednesday following an overnight confrontation in more…