State now says Kerry 'briefly' on yacht

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Secretary of State John Kerry was on his boat briefly on Wednesday, contrary to an earlier denial by the State Department, but was there only briefly and more…

Vatican: Pope John Paul II to become saint

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Pope Francis cleared John Paul II for sainthood on Friday, approving miracles attributed to the late pontiff. Pope John Paul II's first approved miracle was the more…

Infamous child killer paroled again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A notorious British child killer is set to be paroled for a second time, sparking fury from his victim’s parents. Two-year-old James Bulger was lured away more…

Reports of gunfire on pro-Morsi protesters

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) CAIRO - About 15 people were injured during clashes Friday between Egypt’s military and supporters of Mohammed Morsi outside the barracks where the ousted Islamist president more…

U.S. image in world slips

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) Even with President Barack Obama fresh off a trip to Africa and headed in late summer for a trip to Russia, people outside the United States more…

Despondent scenes at pro-Morsi rally

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) The fireworks celebrating Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi's removal by the military are visible a few kilometres away, where thousands of his supporters are holding a sit-in, a more…

Israel privately upbeat over Morsi's ouster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) While Israeli leaders have refrained from commenting on the ousting of Egypt's president Mohammed Morsi by the army, political and military sources privately indicated Thursday more…

'It's a revolution ... not a coup'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) After President Obama's announcement that he was "deeply concerned" by the ouster of Egypt's president, the country's Al-Tahrir newspaper sent a very special message to him more…

African Union likely to suspend Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) The African Union is likely to suspend Egypt after what it called the "unconstitutional" removal of President Mohamed Mursi by the army, AU officials said on Thursday. more…