'Gay'-pride rally in Georgia derailed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Thousands of anti-gay protesters, including Orthodox priests, occupied a central street in Georgia's capital Friday, with some threatening to lash with stinging nettles any participant in more…

Russia sends at least 12 warships to Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) In a move considered aggressive by US and European officials, Russia has sent at least 12 warships to patrol waters near its naval base in more…

Syrian rebels post grisly execution video

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) A gruesome video (warning: graphic content) posted Wednesday shows Syrian rebels in the eastern province of Deir al-Zor invoking sharia law as they sentence soldiers more…

Mayan pyramid bulldozed for gravel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DowJones) Officials in Belize said they would investigate the near-destruction of an ancient Mayan pyramid by a construction crew that allegedly used the material for road fill in more…

Strippers dressed like Obama?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MILAN (AP) — Silvio Berlusconi’s private disco featured not only aspiring show girls performing striptease acts as sexy nuns and nurses, but also dressed as President Barack Obama more…

Homeless recruited to undermine Abercrombie image

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Angry at Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries’ exclusivity, a Los Angeles filmmaker decided to give away the brand’s clothes to the homeless. Greg Karber caught more…

Cellphone video shows mayor smoking crack?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TORONTO STAR) A cellphone video that appears to show Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack cocaine is being shopped around Toronto by a group of Somali men involved in the drug more…