Message in a bottle found from 98 years ago

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — It's doubtful whether he'll get the sixpence finders fee offered in 1914. But Scottish skipper Andrew Leaper will probably settle for the glory - and a more…

Powerful 7.6 quake rocks Costa Rica

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — A powerful 7.6-magnitude earthquake rocked Costa Rica on Wednesday, rattling buildings, cutting power in areas of the capital and triggering a tsunami warning. Residents of San more…

Obama's plan for U.S. arsenal unsealed in Charlotte

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: Watch Aaron Klein’s stunning interview about this subject on “Lou Dobbs Tonight.” The Democratic Party's formal 2012 platform, unveiled at its convention in Charlotte, N.C., last more…

Israel readies 'secret weapon' for Iran attack

by Greg Corombos -- [ooyala code="01MHNzNToeK3lxISeMUZ4FTFNsJQNBdi"] Israel sees Iranian nuclear weapons as an existential threat, and plans are in place to carry out strikes to cripple the nuclear program by the middle more…

Pro-Israel language yanked from Dem platform

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) Several pro-Israel sections of the 2008 Democratic Party platform have been removed from the 2012 platform—on Jerusalem, Palestinian refugees, and Hamas. The new platform represents more…

Panic: Spaniards pull out cash, leave country

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — It is, Julio Vildosola concedes, a very big bet. After working six years as a senior executive for a multinational payroll-processing company in Barcelona, Spain, Mr. more…

Bahrain court upholds life sentences for activists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — A Bahrain court Tuesday upheld jail sentences against 20 opposition figures convicted of plotting to overthrow the Western-allied government, including eight prominent activists facing more…

Student moons prime minister

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NST) — A 19-year-old student who pulled down his pants and showed his buttocks to the Prime Minister and his wife's pictures on Merdeka eve was arrested at more…