London uses 'super-recognizers' to fight crime

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) The London police at Scotland Yard, like the police everywhere, use all kinds of technology to solve crimes, such as DNA evidence, modern forensics and fingerprints. more…

N. Korea executes dozens over Bibles, films

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) As many as 80 people were publicly executed in North Korea earlier this month, some for offenses as minor as watching South Korean movies or possessing more…

Analyst: Iran now 'building a plutonium reactor'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="tyeWc0aDqIweFuSYAWRw166n6xcX55RP" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Six nations reportedly agree on the framework of a deal that would ease international sanctions on Iran in exchange for its verifiable compliance with steps more…

New push to force sex ed on Christian schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An activist group in Scotland that promotes secularism is arguing that all schools – including church-sponsored classes – must subject children to a secularist's view of sex education. more…

Criminal terror charges filed against Obama

by Jerome R. Corsi -- WASHINGTON –- Several prominent media sources in Egypt are now reporting that Egyptian lawyers have filed criminal terrorism charges in the International Criminal Court against President Obama in more…

Scientists mystified by lack of sunspots

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — Something is up with the sun. Scientists say that solar activity is stranger than in a century or more, with the sun producing barely more…

New storm threatens Philippines after typhoon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILIPPINE STAR) — MANILA - A tropical depression yesterday entered the Philippine area of responsibility near Mindanao as the country is still reeling from Super Typhoon Yolanda. The more…

TV star jokes about pope's sex life

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_564759" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Chelsea Handler"][/caption] Television host Chelsea Handler is coming under fire from Catholics after a making a sexually charged joke about Pope Francis. On the more…

George Clooney: Global-warming skeptics 'stupid'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9vdzc0aDplJ-dVHUeoWq9ySWFSc67o-9" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CLIMATEDEPOT) — Actor George Clooney declared the arguments of global warming skeptics to be “stupid” and “ridiculous.” Clooney made the remarks to reporters on the more…

Record number of foreign students in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Hundreds of thousands of Chinese students are flocking to U.S. colleges and universities, helping to drive the number of international students studying in America to record levels. more…