11 countries near bankruptcy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — After years of bitter court battles with creditors, Argentina has defaulted on its debt, according to rating agency Standard & Poor's. After failing to come to more…

U.K. to fund sperm bank for lesbians

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Britain is to get its first NHS-funded national sperm bank to make it easier for lesbian couples and single women to have children. For as little more…

Report: Israel spied on Kerry in Mideast talks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SPIEGEL) — SPIEGEL has learned from reliable sources that Israeli intelligence eavesdropped on US Secretary of State John Kerry during Middle East peace negotiations. In addition to the more…

Al-Qaida gets serious about mobile and encryption

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (VentureBeat) Edward Snowden's leaks of some of the National Security Agency's darkest secrets have benefitted the group responsible for blowing up New York's World Trade Center: Al Qaeda. more…

IDF 'will take as much time as necessary' in Gaza

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Saturday night that Hamas will pay "an intolerable price" for its attacks on Israel and vowed to continue military operations more…

Obama funding urinals in Kenya ... again

by Steve Peacock -- The Obama administration is continuing its cat-and-mouse game of engaging in questionable foreign aid initiatives – endeavors repeatedly hidden or canceled in the wake of WND reporting – more…