TV station to broadcast Muslim call to prayer

by Bob Unruh -- An announcement by a television station in the United Kingdom that it will broadcast the Muslim call to prayer daily during the month-long religious observation called Ramadan has more…

China, Russia partner for joint naval drill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) China and Russia have launched what Beijing described as its "largest ever joint naval exercise" as an armada of military hardware descended on the Sea of more…

State now says Kerry 'briefly' on yacht

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Secretary of State John Kerry was on his boat briefly on Wednesday, contrary to an earlier denial by the State Department, but was there only briefly and more…

Vatican: Pope John Paul II to become saint

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Pope Francis cleared John Paul II for sainthood on Friday, approving miracles attributed to the late pontiff. Pope John Paul II's first approved miracle was the more…

Infamous child killer paroled again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A notorious British child killer is set to be paroled for a second time, sparking fury from his victim’s parents. Two-year-old James Bulger was lured away more…

Reports of gunfire on pro-Morsi protesters

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) CAIRO - About 15 people were injured during clashes Friday between Egypt’s military and supporters of Mohammed Morsi outside the barracks where the ousted Islamist president more…

U.S. image in world slips

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) Even with President Barack Obama fresh off a trip to Africa and headed in late summer for a trip to Russia, people outside the United States more…

Despondent scenes at pro-Morsi rally

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) The fireworks celebrating Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's removal by the military are visible a few kilometres away, where thousands of his supporters are holding a sit-in, a more…