Mideast scholar: Netanyahu speech may cost election

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_1688805" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu[/caption] Middle East scholar Mike Evans says Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is now stuck in a partisan tug-of-war among more…

11-year-old's stunning question about Holocaust

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Yad Vashem is the memorial the Jewish people established in 1953 as the world's center for documenting, researching and remembering the deaths of millions during World War II. more…

Millions in Ebola funds unaccounted for

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Deutsche Welle) Sierra Leone has failed to properly account for almost a third of the money it earmarked to fight the Ebola epidemic, according to an audit. More more…

Crowds attack Ebola facility, health workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Crowds destroyed an Ebola facility and attacked health workers in central Guinea on rumours that the Red Cross was planning to disinfect a school, a government spokesman more…

Former HSBC chief to step down from lobby group

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The former chairman of HSBC, Britain's biggest bank, is leaving a group that lobbies for the financial services industry amid political fallout from allegations that the more…

Iran's Khamenei sends letter to Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Iran's supreme leader has sent a secret but noncommittal letter to US President Barack Obama in response to American overtures, amid talks to strike a nuclear more…