G20 focus shifts to U.S. 'fiscal cliff'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESS.FINANCIALPOST) — MEXICO CITY — Slowly but intensely, the focus of the world’s financial leaders has shifted from Europe to the United States, where a fiscal crisis threatens more…

Chaplain cuts 'shortchanges non-Christian inmates'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE STAR) — There is growing pressure on the Harper government to rescind its “discriminatory” decision to scrap part-time prison chaplains which critics say directly affects non-Christian inmates. more…

Teachers 'to blame' for kids' lack of ambition

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Teachers are encouraging many children to believe that top exam grades, places at elite universities and professional careers are all beyond them, an education minister has more…

It's official! Iran fulfills Obama surprise

by Reza Kahlili -- Note: This story was originally posted Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at 10:41 p.m. Eastern. Fulfilling a request of Barack Obama's administration reported exclusively by WND, Iran Saturday announced more…

The story that started it all: Oct 4

by Reza Kahlili -- Editor's note: Fulfilling a request of Barack Obama's administration reported exclusively by WND on Oct. 4 in the story below, Iran has announced its promise as outlined in more…

U.S. moves to de-recognize Syrian opposition group

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (McClatchy Newspapers) The Obama administration's decision to drop its recognition of the Syrian National Council as the leading Syrian opposition group and propose creating a new umbrella organization more…