Miss Congeniality guilty of violent riots

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Police had an easy time identifying one suspect in Vancouver's Stanley Cup riots: a former Miss Congeniality beauty pageant winner. Sophie Laboissonniere, who was 20 during more…

U.S. spending to prevent new 'fiscal cliff'

by Steve Peacock -- Congress and the Obama administration have averted, for now, plunging the nation over the so-called "fiscal cliff" by postponing spending cuts and raising taxes on American families by more…

Republican: Abandon Afghanistan now

by Taylor Rose -- WASHINGTON – One member of Congress has initiated a new petition via the Internet to get American soldiers withdrawn from Afghanistan early – before the scheduled 2014 departure more…

Justices asked to let soldiers defend selves

by Bob Unruh -- Soldiers have guns for a reason – to "maintain a tactical advantage, control and dangerous situation, or restrain potential enemies." So, according to a petition to the United more…

'Jesus' prayer shawls cause uproar

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ISRAEL TODAY) — Israeli anti-missionary organizations such as Yad L'Achim were in a minor uproar earlier this month after learning that Jewish prayer shawls (tallitot) embroidered with a more…

Death penalty for holding Bible?

by Michael Carl -- Just possessing a Bible still can be cause for a death penalty in North Korea, so it's no surprise that the hermit kingdom remains No. 1 on this more…

Boy freed 7 times before boxcutter attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HERALDSUN) — A BOY was freed on bail seven times before he allegedly used a box-cutter to inflict horrific injuries on a young father and his pregnant wife more…

U.S. sailors sue over Fukushima radiation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) lied about the dangers of radiation exposure, according to eight US sailors involved in disaster relief operations following the March 2011 more…

'Magic' bracelets transform Disney parks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (N.Y. TIMES) ORLANDO, Fla. — Imagine Walt Disney World with no entry turnstiles. Cash? Passé: Visitors would wear rubber bracelets encoded with credit card information, snapping up corn dogs and more…

'Aaron Klein Radio' No. 1 in New York City

by -NO AUTHOR- -- "Aaron Klein Investigative Radio," broadcast on New York's WABC, achieved a ratings milestone in the latest rankings, becoming No. 1 on the AM dial in New York City more…