Report: Bin Laden bribed Pakistani official

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Osama bin Laden bribed a Pakistani zoning official to allow the construction of the fortified compound where he was killed by U.S. special forces last more…

Putin to OK ban on American adoptions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin signaled on Thursday he would sign a bill barring Americans from adopting Russian children into law and sought to forestall criticism of the more…

Toyota to pay $1 billion in acceleration claims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it has reached a settlement worth more than $1 billion in a case involving unintended acceleration problems in its vehicles. more…

Study: Equal marriage 'fundamentally flawed'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (VirtueOnline) Research sent to constituency Conservatives and Westminster MPs will "strengthen grass-roots Tory opposition" as David Cameron attempts to railroad through gay marriage legislation A new study of more…

Trade deficit on course for surplus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) While Washington wrestles with the nation's burgeoning budget deficits, some good news has emerged on the other deficit front: The nation's bloated trade deficit appears to more…

Glitch imperils swath of encrypted records

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) A widely used method of computer encryption has a little-noticed problem that could allow confidential data stored by almost all Fortune 500 companies and everything stored more…

Russia's Kalashnikov in intensive care

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Legendary Russian rifle designer Mikhail Kalashnikov has been hospitalized in intensive care after complaining of general weakness, his assistant was quoted by news agencies as saying more…

Germany 'exporting' old, sick to foreign care homes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Growing numbers of elderly and sick Germans are being sent overseas for long-term care in retirement and rehabilitation centres because of rising costs and falling standards more…

Euro crisis hitting world like WWII

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Hurriyet Daily News) The eurozone crisis cost compares with the financial consequences of the World War II for the globe, Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan has said. Join more…