D'oh! Fleeing mugger hit by bus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) CCTV footage showed the mugger calmly walking up to his victim in a Bogota bus station and snatching her bag. A brief struggle ensues before the man attempts more…

China charts menstruation for forced abortions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) ZHANG YIMOU, the celebrated film director and arranger of the 2008 Summer Olympics’ opening ceremony in Beijing, was accused last week of being the latest more…

U.S. was warned of Iranian cyber attacks

by Reza Kahlili -- American officials say Iran is behind a new wave of destructive cyber attacks on American corporations and energy firms, according to a report by the New York Times more…

Miracle baby plucked alive from toilet pipe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY NEWS) An abandoned newborn baby boy found trapped inside a sewage pipe after being flushed down the toilet was today being nursed back to health in more…

McCain meets with rebel leaders in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — Sen. John McCain (R) traveled to war-torn Syria on Monday to meet with rebel leaders, a spokesman for the Arizona senator confirmed to The Hill. more…

Cold War? Russia seeks to replace U.S.

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Russia has been exerting pressure on Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi to cancel weapons deals with the U.S. and instead sign with Moscow at cheaper prices, according more…

Last man standing born in 1800s

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SYDNEY MORNING HERALD) — With the death in Barbados on Thursday of James Emmanuel ''Doc'' Sisnett, at the age of 113 years and 90 days, Jiroemon Kimura, of more…

Exorcist squad hired to fight Satan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE LOCAL, SPAIN) — The Cardinal Archbishop of Madrid, Antonio María Rouco Varela, has taken the unprecedented step of selecting eight priests to lock horns with Satan as more…