Syrian regime OKs peace talks amid skepticism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Syria's government on Friday agreed to attend a US-Russian-brokered peace conference, according to Moscow. While this development might seem at first glance to be a step more…

Church of Scotland's revised Israel report blasted

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JTA) The Scottish Council of Jewish Communities said that, despite recent revisions, the Church of Scotland's report on Israel remains "unacceptable." The report, entitled "The Inheritance of Abraham," more…

Video shows aftermath of London beheading

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) Raw footage released on Friday shows the aftermath of this week's brutal murder in London of 25-year-old Lee Rigby. The video shows the two terrorists more…

Stockholm rioters torch cars, schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON INDEPENDENT) Stockholm saw a fifth night of rioting as two schools and 15 vehicles were torched across several suburban districts. Fire fighters were called to a school more…

Aide in Benghazi scandal promoted by Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) In a bold move that demonstrates his commitment to an inner circle of close advisers — even those caught up in controversies, President Obama plans to more…

Islamist bombers kill 20, seize hostages

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) The unprecedented attacks were claimed by an Islamist group as revenge for Niger's involvement in a French-led military offensive in neighbouring Mali and come just four more…

Mom, daughters slain in 'honor' killing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LUXOR, Egypt (AP) — A mother and two daughters were allegedly killed by male relatives in southern Egypt who believed they'd had affairs, the latest apparent example of more…

Survey: 47% of Chinese are atheists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Pope Francis’s pronouncement that God has “redeemed all of us … even the atheists”Wednesday surprised both believers and nonbelievers around the world, who are used to stricter more…

2 arrested after Pakistani flight diverted

by -NO AUTHOR- -- London (CNN) -- Police arrested two men Friday on suspicion of endangering an aircraft after a flight from Pakistan to the United Kingdom was diverted to Stansted Airport, outside more…