Cruz fights Obama plan to give away Internet

by Bob Unruh -- President Obama's plan to turn over control of the Internet to an international organization that could curb freedom of speech is facing a new obstacle with the introduction more…

Elite 1% hold almost half world's wealth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST) — Just 1 per cent of the world’s ­population can call themselves millionaires or richer. But ­together they hold almost half the world’s wealth, more…

Mystery hum plaguing city getting louder

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — It’s been compared to a subwoofer blasting Barry White’s greatest hits or an idling diesel truck. Others say the low, rumbling noise that has stalked more…

Indian PM slams Congress, Congress applauds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MCCLATCHY) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi teased Congress on Wednesday for its apparently international reputation of not doing its job. “Mr. Speaker, I’m informed that the working of more…

Nude restaurant opens in London

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIRROR) — A restaurant where people shed their clothes to dine in the nude has thrilled diners on its first service in London. The Bunyadi, set to open more…

Key U.S. ally calls working women 'half persons'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3167804" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan[/caption] Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, said in a widely reported speech to the nation that women who choose work more…

Iran rebuffs congressional try to visit country

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2879524" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] Iran, the country that was supposed to have warmed in its relations with the West over President Obama's pressed nuke treaty, nevertheless more…