Dognapping gangs on rise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Thousands of dogs are being stolen every year, many by organised gangs, and being sold on the black market in a trade increasingly driven by the more…

Bin Laden death pix may never see light of day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MCCLATCHYDC) — Skeptical-sounding federal judges on Thursday considered whether the public can see pictures of terror mastermind Osama bin Laden, taken after he had been shot dead by more…

'Gay' marriage signals 'centuries of persecution'?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — More than 1,000 priests have signed a letter voicing alarm that same-sex marriage could threaten religious freedom in a way last seen during “centuries of persecution” more…

Tens of thousands protest 'gay' marriage in Paris

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FRANCE24) — Tens of thousands of people gathered in the French capital on Sunday to voice their opposition to President François Hollande’s controversial “marriage for all” bill, which more…

'Many deaths' as Malians, French, fight Islamists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) An effort to halt advancing militant Islamist forces has resulted in "many deaths" in northern Mali, a military spokesman said -- with the fatalities including Malian soldiers, more…

Kerry comments on Assad may draw scrutiny

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Sen. John Kerry has held up Syria as a country that could bring peace and stability to the Mideast and predicted that the now-disgraced government of more…