Preacher to cops: Put me in jail!

by Michael Carl -- Pakistani preacher Adnan Masih says jail is safer than the streets of Lahore, Pakistan, and that's why he asked to be put behind bars. Masih surrendered to police more…

'Gay' columnist blasts same-sex marriage

by Drew Zahn -- An openly homosexual columnist in Ireland has written a piece blasting his country for considering same-sex marriage, warning the state has no business reinventing the family and undermining more…

Sweden's Ice Hotel told to get fire alarms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Sweden's Ice Hotel has been ordered by the National Housing Board to install fire alarms, despite being made completely out of frozen water. The Ice Hotel, more…

News anchor banned from wearing cross on air

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) A newsreader for Norway's state news channel has been banned from wearing a cross on air, after the programme received angry complaints from viewers. Siv Kristin more…

More than 1/2 of Italian men live with parents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) More than 50 percent of Italian men still live at home with their parents, according to figures from Italy's national statistics agency, Istat. This compares to more…

CIA sweeping info on global money transfers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) The Central Intelligence Agency is secretly collecting bulk records of international money transfers handled by companies like Western Union — including transactions into and out more…