Anti-'gay' lawsuit against Madonna dismissed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A Russian court on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit that sought millions of dollars in damages from Madonna for allegedly traumatizing minors by speaking up for gay more…

Norway killer slams prison conditions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik accused prison officers of trying to drive him to suicide in conditions he describes as "a mini Abu Ghraib." Breivik more…

TV to die for: Assisted-suicide comedy coming

by Bob Unruh -- The BBC, which has advocated legalization of assisted suicide and last year televised a controversial documentary on the subject, is taking the issue to a new level with more…

Georgia, Turkey relations deteriorate

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Home on highway symbol of resistance

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) In the middle of an eastern Chinese city's new main road, rising incongruously from a huge circle in the freshly laid pavement, is a five-story row house more…

New name for Mexico?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's president is making one last attempt to get the "United States" out of Mexico — at least as far as the country's name more…

Muslim Brotherhood offices torched in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AFP) Protesters set fire on Friday to the offices of the Muslim Brotherhood, the party of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, a day after he assumed broad new powers more…

Vatican on Gaza: Israel is a baby-killer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, President of the Vatican Council for Culture, commenting on the war between Israel and Hamas, delivered a severe attack on the Jewish more…

Ontario smacked by U.S. lawsuit on fracking

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) One of the major North American energy success stories over the past decade has been the massive rise of U.S. natural gas production as a result of more…