Christian politician quits Egypt's upper house

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) An Islamist minister quit Egypt's government on Thursday, the second cabinet resignation this week, as President Mohamed Mursi tries to shore up his authority and gather support more…

Israel pro-life group under fire

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) Orit Zuaretz demands, in a letter to Besheva magazine, that the magazine refrain from awarding the Jerusalem Prize to pro-life NGO Efrat and its chairman, more…

Syrian rebels: Assad used phosphorus bombs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YNetNews) Rebel forces in Syria claim that the Syrian army, loyal to President Bashar Assad, has used phosphorus bombs against them, even though such weapons are illegal according more…

Fighting the real 'war on women'

by Taylor Rose -- She's all about fighting the real war on women, the one that exposes one-fifth of the globe's females to China's one-child policy, which has fostered forced sterilization and more…

Professor says execute Pope Benedict

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An Austrian educator is accusing Pope Benedict of "premeditated mass murder" for supporting church doctrine against contraception – and says he should be executed. "The pope and perhaps more…

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…