Man found dead standing up in kitchen

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A coroner has described a man's death as 'bizarre' after he was found dead standing up in his kitchen. Andrew Evans was discovered by a friend, more…

Teachers on reading, writing, packing heat

by Jack Minor -- Americans appear to have taken up the president's call for a national discourse on guns in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., shooting. But Barack Obama may not more…

Gun stores: 'Bare walls and lines'

by Dave Tombers -- One Twitter comment in the aftermath of the Newtown, Conn., school shooting that left 26 dead summed up the perspective of Americans on guns. "If you want to more…

American pastor jailed in 'brutal' Iran prison

by Michael Carl -- An Iranian-born American pastor who holds dual citizenship is sitting behind bars in Iran's Evin prison after being arrested by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard. Pastor Saeed Abedini was more…

Voice for impartial judiciary, Robert Bork, 85

by Albert Thompson -- The establishment did not know what to do with him. Friendly, compassionate and gifted with a massive intellect, Robert Bork defined the sophisticated conservative. Probably because of that, more…

Pope calls for God in today's world

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Pope Benedict, leading the world's Roman Catholics into Christmas, on Monday urged people to find room for God in their fast-paced lives filled with the latest more…

French 'sadness' over flat champagne sales

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — The French are popping fewer champagne corks and spending less on toys as higher taxes, a deteriorating economy and an exodus of national icons sap the more…