Muslim parents attack daughter with acid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) Pakistani parents in a remote village allegedly killed their 15-year-old daughter by pouring acid all over her face and body after they caught her talking to more…

'Batman' says China's abortions are 'true horror'

by Bob Unruh -- "Batman" actor Christian Bale is blasting the "horror" of the Chinese government's one-child policy, in which women are forced to abort their unborn children because of population limits more…

Cleanup under way at flooded U.N.

by Stewart Stogel -- NEW YORK – The United Nations, often relied upon to respond to worldwide disasters, found itself a victim of Hurricane Sandy. The 40-acre complex straddles the East River more…

Greek society in freefall

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A sign taped to a wall in an Athens hospital appealed for civility from patients. "The doctors on duty have been unpaid since May," it read. more…

Brotherhood to enshrine Shariah in constitution

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood said Wednesday it is committed to enshrining Islamic Shariah law as the main source of a new constitution, seeking to mollify ultraconservative Islamists more…

Benghazi ashes: 'I am Chris from the dead'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Foreign Policy) BENGHAZI, Libya — More than six weeks after the shocking assault on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi -- and nearly a month after an FBI team more…