Egypt prez candidate 'will push for Shariah'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCY FRANCE PRESSE) — The Muslim Brotherhood's candidate for Egypt's presidency, Khairat el-Shater, has pledged to press for the implementation of sharia (Islamic law) if elected, a Muslim more…

Police: Dubai watching Web around clock

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — A senior Dubai cyber-crimes investigator says authorities are now conducting round-the-clock monitoring of social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. The stepped up web watching more…

French police swoop on more suspected Islamists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Police arrested 10 suspected Islamist militants in dawn raids across France on Wednesday after a shooting spree by an al Qaeda-inspired gunman prompted President Nicolas Sarkozy more…

Did Obama make deal with Iran?

by Aaron Klein -- JERUSALEM – Turkey has been surprised by a sudden behind-the-scenes change in attitude from the Obama administration regarding the embattled regime of Turkish foe Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, more…

Next human 'right'? Try eugenics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Dave Tombers [caption id="attachment_163451" align="alignright" width="293" caption="Margaret Sanger"][/caption] A new human right soon could be recognized by the European Union: eugenics. That's according to the European Center more…

Trump OKs transgender 'Miss Universe' candidate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Donald Trump fired back at Jenna Talackova, the Canadian transsexual beauty queenwho has mired his Miss Universe pageant in controversy and her high-powered attorney who is demanding the more…

Court rejects claims of Israeli 'crimes'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The International Criminal Court has refused to submit to an apparent concerted international political campaign to attack Israel over its rights, territory and even existence, stating today that more…

James Murdoch resigns as BSkyB chairman

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Media executive James Murdoch, under pressure over his role in Britain's tabloid phone hacking scandal, has stepped down as chairman of British Sky Broadcasting PLC, the company more…

Should Israel even exist?

by Jim Fletcher -- Should Israel even exist? The very question would have been unthinkable at one time. Israel, reborn after an exile that was almost comically lengthy, had a modicum of more…