Putin, wife say marriage over on TV

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Russian President Vladimir Putin and his wife Lyudmila tells a TV reporter they are divorcing after nearly 30 years of marriage. The Putins made the statement more…

China 'throwing down the hatchet' with U.S.

by Greg Corombos -- [ooyala code="4xMnM3YzoUdo8fKSx6LZRGsgSjg7Tfo4"] China is claiming control over the vast majority of the South China Sea in its latest effort to challenge U.S. authority, and President Obama must make more…

Ex-lovers to fight for presidency of France

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) The spurned mother of Francois Hollande's four children is being tipped to run against him for the French presidency in 2017. Segolene Royal, herself a more…

Rich holy land site succumbs to neglect

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The ancient town of Sebastia is one of the major archaeological sites of the Holy Land, with its overlapping layers of history dating back nearly 3,000 more…

Carbon emissions helping to make Earth greener

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New Scientist) The planet is getting lusher, and we are responsible. Carbon dioxide generated by human activity is stimulating photosynthesis and causing a beneficial greening of the Earth's more…