'I blame Jimmy Carter for what happened in Paris'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_1596165" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Former President Jimmy Carter on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart"[/caption] Former President Jimmy Carter said terrorists like the ones in Paris last week more…

Teen 'threatens to bomb deli in name of Allah'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OREGONLIVE) — A 19-year-old is accused of threatening workers repeatedly at a Northeast Portland deli when he wasn't able to buy a single cigarette, saying he would blow more…

Pigs banned from books as offensive to Muslims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Schoolbook authors have been told not to write about sausages or pigs for fear of causing offence. Guidance from leading educational publisher the Oxford University Press more…

Dow falls 325 points amid growth woes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks fell sharply on Wednesday, continuing losses into a fourth day, as a thrashing of commodities and disappointing retail sales increased worry that the global economy more…

Frosty fatwa: Saudi cleric bans snowmen

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Do you want to build a snowman? You'd love to? Well, that's too bad — at least according to Saudi Arabia's Sheikh Mohammed Saleh al-Munajjid, a more…

Terrorists threaten new attacks on U.S. airliners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) A terrorist group’s call for new attacks on U.S. airliners, an online “recipe” for detection-proof bombs and recent events in France and elsewhere have prompted federal more…

Nobel Prize winner discovers new 'reverence for life'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1586695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Albert Schweitzer[/caption] Albert Schweitzer was born Jan. 14, 1875, in a village in Alsace, Germany. The son of a Lutheran-Evangelical pastor, he won acclaim more…