Super-cool plan to stop Japan's radiation

by Steve Elwart -- A construction project is being launched at Japan's imploded Fukushima nuclear power plant, which melted down after an offshore undersea earthquake and the resulting tsunami three years ago, more…

Scotland approves same-sex marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (STV) — Scotland has followed England and Wales in changing the law to allow same-sex couples to marry. The Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill passed its third more…

Pope: 'Unjust' unemployment can mean sin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis says that "unjust" social conditions like unemployment can lead to sin, financial ruin and even suicide. Francis discussed three types of destitution more…

U.S. evaluates China's EMP threat

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – While China calls the potential use of an EMP weapon against U.S. interests its "ace," officials inside the American Defense Department have issued a statement that more…

Top 5 shockers inside immigration bill

by Aaron Klein -- With Democrats and Republicans working together to craft legislation on immigration reform, it is becoming increasingly clear the Senate’s immigration bill from last year will serve as the more…

Stray dogs killed in Sochi Olympics prep

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SOCHI, Russia (AP) — A pest control company which has been killing stray dogs in Sochi for years told The Associated Press on Monday that it has a more…

Kerry: Obama's Syria policy failing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY BEAST) In a closed-door meeting, two senators say, the Secretary of State admitted to them that he no longer believes the administration’s approach to the crisis in more…