Spying on friends, American-style

by Nick Adams -- SYDNEY, Australia – The U.S. surveillance scandal has washed up on the shores of two of Washington's major allies, Australia and New Zealand, with both nations accused of more…

Builder urinates in homes to promote repairs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — A cowboy builder who used a string of “disgraceful ploys” including urinating in lofts and putting dead birds into roofs to con vulnerable pensioners into paying more…

Cop stabbed breaking up mosque violence

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="45ZGVnYzqbjMaJMpozXvujmJek9X4JPJ"] (TELEGRAPH) — A police officer stabbed in a mosque by a man brandishing a large combat knife has been praised for his "heroic" actions as he more…

Scandal of State: Hookers, affairs, pedophiles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — In the latest black eye for the scandal-ridden State Department, a whistleblower claims she was run out of the foreign service after complaining about a consul more…

Palin on Syria: 'Let Allah sort it out'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Former GOP vice presidential candidate and Alaska governor Sarah Palin told a Washington audience Saturday that the U.S. should not get involved in the Syrian civil more…