Iran: 2013 will be 'fall of American empire'

by Reza Kahlili -- The "American empire" will fall this year, the head of Iran's Basij forces claimed Sunday, a message that was approved by the Islamic regime's supreme leader. "America should more…

These jellyfish look like breast implants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (STUFF) — Jellyfish that bear an unusual resemblance to breast implants have arrived on Nelson shores. The black-lined marine animal "the size of a teacup and maybe the more…

Cyprus depositors to lose far more than feared

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Big depositors in Cyprus's largest bank stand to lose far more than initially feared under a European Union rescue package to save the island from bankruptcy, more…

Pope Francis: 'Change hatred into love'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — VATICAN CITY (AP) — Following is the official English language translation provided by the Vatican of Pope Francis' Easter Sunday message, delivered in Italian from the more…

N. Korea entering 'state of war' with South

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JtdTJtYTotIKItvdWjctQ0wyZ5e0qkip"] (NBC News) North Korea said on Saturday that it was entering a "state of war" with South Korea, following a call to arms by the country's more…

Palestinian jailed for Facebook like

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Commentator) The Jerusalem Post reports that a Palestinian man who clicked "Like" on a Facebook status criticising a Palestinian Authority (PA) official has been sentenced to six more…

What happens if Kim Jong-un acts on his threats?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Science Monitor) Veteran North Korea watchers, citing what they see as increasingly troubling signs coming from the dictatorial regime, are voicing concerns that its new young leader, more…

How far can North Korea's missiles reach?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Despite North Korea's highly-publicised missile tests, relatively little is known about the actual size and capabilities of its arsenal. The regime is understood to have substantial more…

Sign up now for once-in-a-lifetime Israel tour

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_394091" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Double rainbow over Sea of Galilee (copyright Elizabeth Farah)"][/caption] WASHINGTON – A once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage to Israel soon is approaching that will allow participants to more…