Shocking video evidence of Islamic crucifixion

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_256663" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Egypt's President Morsi meeting with Christian leaders"][/caption] EDITOR'S NOTE: The image and video below are extremely graphic. View with caution. There's shocking new evidence more…

Brazil allows 3-person civil union

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) A notary in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo has sparked controversy by accepting a civil union between three people. Public Notary Claudia do Nascimento Domingues has more…

Daughter of Cuba's VP 'defects for love'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Miami Herald) The tale of the Cuban vice president's daughter who defected may turn out to be a love story after all. Glenda Murillo went to Tampa to more…

Study: Eiffel Tower worth $544 billion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) The Eiffel Tower in Paris is the most valuable monument in Europe, worth some $544 billion, according to a new study. Paris' iconic skyline feature is more…

France opens Arafat assassination enquiry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) French prosecutors have opened a murder enquiry into Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat's 2004 death near Paris, sources close to the matter told AFP on Tuesday. The more…

Islamic cleric convicted of Web threats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Mullah Krekar, the founder of a radical Iraqi Kurdish Islamist group, has been sentenced to a year in jail in Norway for issuing threats against Norwegians, more…

Space probes to demystify radiation around Earth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Gizmodo) Concentric rings of highly charged radiation encircle our planet, and we know surprisingly little about them. But once NASA completes a $686 million mission to launch a more…

Pigeons vanishing in 'Birdmuda Triangle'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Hundreds of racing pigeons have been disappearing over a sleepy pocket of North East England, earning the region a reputation as the "Birdmuda Triangle." On Saturday more…