Mexican sales-tax hike 'boon' to U.S. cities

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CHULA VISTA, Calif. (AP) -- Mexican license plates are common in parking lots of shopping malls in U.S. border cities. They will be even more familiar after Mexico more…

Pope draws fire from left and right

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – The Catholic Church is catching flak from conservative believers after Pope Francis' controversial views offended investors set to help fund the restoration of a major more…

More contradictions in Times Benghazi probe

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – WND has found still more contradictions between the New York Times investigation into the Sept. 11, 2012, Benghazi attack and other Times reporting on Benghazi more…

1st 'close' look at alien Earth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS) — IT'S an alien planet 'just' 40-light-years away. Now Hubble has spent more time staring at it than any other. What it found is pushing back the more…

Doctor admits stealing, selling newborns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS) — A Chinese doctor has admitted in court that she stole babies from the hospital where she worked and sold them to human traffickers. Zhang Shuxia, a more…

70 journalists killed in 2013

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) At least 70 journalists were killed around the world in 2013, including 29 who died covering the civil war in Syria and 10 in Iraq, according to the Committee to more…

Robots taking over airport security

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ONLINE.WSJ) — Next to have their jobs automated: airport-security screeners? Aviation and government authorities are starting to use machines in lieu of people to verify the identities of more…