U.S.: Russian troops heading to Ukraine border

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Donetsk, Ukraine (CNN) -- Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down Wednesday in the eastern part of the country, where pro-Russian rebels have fought against government forces, a more…

Bishops taking 'intensive' exorcism course

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TUCSON SENTINEL) — Some 40 Catholic bishops from various dioceses in Mexico are attending an "intensive" exorcism seminar this week at the Pontifical University of Mexico, according to more…

Kerry gets metal-detector treatment in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON.CBSLOCAL) — TEL AVIV, Israel — Secretary of State John Kerry defied a Federal Aviation Administration ban and flew into Israel’s main airport Wednesday in a sign of more…

Top Ebola doctor contracts virus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - The head doctor fighting the deadly tropical virus Ebola in Sierra Leone has himself caught the disease, the government said. The 39-year-old Sheik Umar Khan, hailed more…

Will classic Joe Biden remark haunt him?

by Bob Unruh -- Vice President Joe Biden, who has called "jobs" a three-letter word, "J-O-B-S," and praised President Franklin D. Roosevelt's response on television to the 1929 market crash (even though more…

Iran pledges to help Hamas hide missiles

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – The Iranian-backed Hezbollah is currently consulting with Hamas on how to hide missiles and munitions in the Gaza Strip from the discovery of international inspectors, more…

Parental rights in bull's-eye of Senate fight

by Bob Unruh -- Remember Justina Pelletier's ordeal? Taken into state custody after her own physician's diagnosis of a health problem was overruled, her parents were told they would no longer be more…

Ulterior motive for ban on flights to Israel?

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Officials in Jerusalem are quietly wondering whether the Federal Aviation Administration’s prohibition on U.S. flights to Tel Aviv is partially a tactic to pressure Israel into more…

HIV-killing condoms to be sold in months

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A new make of condom capable of "killing" sexually transmitted diseases has been approved by Australian regulators. The prophylactics, which are expected to be released in more…

MERS infection may be airborne

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, better known as MERS, may be an airborne virus, according to an observation paper published Tuesday in the journal mBio. more…