Feds investigate anti-Muslim filmmaker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — A Southern California filmmaker linked to an anti-Islamic movie inflaming protests across the Middle East was interviewed by federal probation officers at a Los Angeles sheriff's more…

Muslim group demands pope apology

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) An Islamic group headed by influential cleric Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi on Friday demanded Pope Benedict XVI apologise to Muslims over inflammatory remarks he made in 2006. more…

Google rejects request to pull Muhammad clip

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Google Inc rejected a request by the White House on Friday to reconsider its decision to keep online a controversial YouTube movie clip that has ignited anti-American more…

U.S. official: Iran nuke is our red line

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YNetNews) US President Barack Obama rejected an appeal by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to define a specific "red line" that Iran could not cross in its nuclear program, more…

Islamists attack peacekeeper base in Sinai

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YNetNews) A senior official with the international peacekeeping force in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula said suspected Islamic militants stormed their base near the Gaza-Israel border, wounding four officers. Dozens more…

Seminars help teachers spot ''gay' children'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) The Malaysian government has begun holding seminars aiming to help teachers and parents spot signs of homosexuality in children, underscoring a rise in religious conservatism in more…

Man rapes duck in Turkish village

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Hurriyet Daily News) A man was detained in Bursa province in Turkey’s Marmara region for allegedly raping a duck, daily Habertürk reported. Police forces detained the man following more…