'They were just looking at us like zombies'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huntsville Times) What's it like along the Texas border watching people stream across the Rio Grande from Mexico without legal permission? John McMillan can tell you, or at more…

Mount Fuji in 'critical state'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) Mount Fuji is primed to spew. After 307 years, the massive active volcano in Japan may be due for another eruption as a result of a more…

Obama calls for Russia-Ukraine cease-fire

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States began building a case Friday that would pin the blame for the downing of the passenger jet over Ukraine on separatist forces more…

CNN reporter calls cheering Israelis S-word

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JydHIybzojoWNsKXzaTXZrIO4Vy9I7rP" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] CNN has removed correspondent Diana Magnay from covering the Israeli-Palestinian conflict after she referred to a group of Israelis cheering missile strikes in Gaza as more…

Pro-life midwife sues for discrimination

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) A Swedish nurse who was fired for refusing to perform abortions due to her religious beliefs has enlisted the help of an American Christian legal organization more…

Australia: Assange, 'man up' and go to Sweden

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Australia's attorney-general prompted an angry response from WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Thursday after he said he should be "man enough" to face Swedish sexual assault more…

Singapore bans 'Archie' comics with married 'gays'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Singapore has banned a volume of the long-running Archie comic series because its depiction of same-sex marriage was deemed to breach local "social norms", the city-state's more…