Pope prays in Arabic for 1st time

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AFP) - Pope Benedict XVI on Wednesday pronounced a blessing in Arabic at his weekly audience in front of 20,000 pilgrims on St Peter's Square -- the first time more…

Toyota recall: 7 million cars worldwide

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Toyota Motor Co., still in recovery mode after a series of problems that plagued its global operations over the last three years, announced Wednesday it is more…

State denies blaming film for Libya attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The State Department denied Tuesday it ever concluded that the deadly consulate attack Sept. 11 in Libya was an unplanned outburst prompted by an anti-Islam movie, more…

Virtual world cashing in on currency

by Phil Elmore -- The virtual world now is cashing in, to the tune of up to $500,000 daily, on online transactions, even though there remains a "legal gray area" about Bitcoin. more…

Taxpayers on hook for cleric's prosthetics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) We’re giving this hatemonger a hand — and probably two. Taxpayers will foot the bill to replace radical Islamic preacher Abu Hamza al-Masri’s infamous hooks, more…

Chinese telecoms dispute Congress' findings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- HONG KONG (CNNMoney) -- Two of China's largest telecom companies disputed the findings of a critical congressional report Monday, saying their products are safe for use in the more…

Mexican gangster nabbed in border-lake killing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOUSTON CHRONICLE) Mexican marines have arrested a man they say masterminded some of the most horrific recent crimes in northern Mexico, including the killing of U.S. tourist David more…