Stances on Israel roil UCLA campus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) Sunny Singh campaigned for UCLA student body president this spring, pledging to push for mental health resources, increase graduate school opportunities and make student government more…

China warns U.S. on spying indictment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBC NEWS) China summoned the U.S. ambassador after the United States accused five Chinese military officers of hacking into American companies to steal trade secrets, warning Washington it more…

'Israel faces a global media war'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- When it comes to the myriad of reports coming out of the Middle East, claim supporters of Israel, you can't believe half of what you read about the more…

Farmers kiss camels in defiance of MERS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9mODZ5bToUTcZ4CSRQaklvzgR_iuS0Kt" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Farmers who work daily with camels in Saudi Arabia are posting statements of open defiance to government recommendations to help curb the spread of the more…

Imagine this: Now al-Qaida is a worse threat

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The recent kidnapping of more than 300 Nigerian women students by Boko Haram with the threat of selling them, the rise of al-Shabaab in Somalia and more…

Coast guard dismantled after ferry disaster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="dldzd5bTozHusSlqFjhUKMVyH51kqH7j" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNN) — South Korea's President made an emotional apology Monday over the ferry disaster that killed close to 300 people last month and said she more…

Nosebleed revives radiation talk in Japan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TOKYO (AP) — A journalist finds his nose doesn't stop bleeding after visiting the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant. He also learns others suffer similar symptoms. The scene from popular more…

U.N.: Tax unhealthy food ASAP

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Unhealthy diets pose a greater risk to global health than the increasingly regulated sale of tobacco and governments should move fast to tax harmful food products, more…