Netanyahu apologizes to Turkey

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Turkish premier Tayyip Erdogan on Friday to apologize for a raid by Israeli marines that killed nine Turkish activists. President more…

Sandstorm forces Obama off helicopter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) A violent sandstorm that kicked up in Jerusalem on the last day of Mr. Obama’s trip grounded President Obama’s helicopter Friday, making it unsafe for Mr. more…

How Secret Service almost shot Ahmadinejad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Atlantic) One morning in September 2006, during the United Nations General Assembly, President George W. Bush's daily intelligence brief contained a particularly chilling item. It was three more…

French police raid IMF chief Lagarde's Paris home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RFI)French police on Wednesday searched the Paris home of IMF chief Christine Lagarde in an ongoing inquiry into charges that businessman and former politician Bernard Tapie received favourable more…

Why are Saudis suddenly 'trusted travelers'?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="h0eThkYTpNIceajji0DFoOJdGZbLCc4R"] A congressman whose district suffered the loss of dozens of people in the 9/11 terror attacks is criticizing a plan that would allow the Saudi Arabian more…

Guess where Syria's chemical weapons originate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9idXhjYTpVoZjAmNTTf2s-tGt-q_wC0S"] Retired U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul Vallely says he has confirmation that Syrian forces have used chemical weapons against rebel forces and civilians, and those weapons more…

Royal wedding paves way for Reformation

by The editors of Leben -- When Kate Middleton walked down the aisle of Westminster Abbey, no doubt most of the audience of two billion assumed that this was a British tradition carefully followed more…