Hugo Chavez of Venezuela dies at 58

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- President Hugo Chavez, the fiery populist who declared a socialist revolution in Venezuela, crusaded against U.S. influence and championed a leftist revival across Latin more…

Biden vows no bluff on Iran nukes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) - Seeking to reassure anxious Israelis and their American supporters, Vice President Biden vowed Monday that the United States would not back down from its pledge more…

Rebels in Syria topple Assad statue

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) The fall of the statue came amid claims that the Syrian rebels had taken Raqqa, on the Euphrates River, in what would be a significant development more…

How much airlines really earn per passenger

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORBES) — The airline industry likes to think it is having a renaissance, finally able to show consistent profits and return on investment just like any other industry more…

Obama's Kenyan brother 'victim of vote fraud'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICKER) — Abong’o Malik Obama wants to have a career in politics like his half-brother, President Barack Obama. However, hours after the polls closed in Kenya’s elections last more…

Despite free treatment, Britain lags on health

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Years of universal healthcare, rising health spending, cancer screening, immunization and anti-smoking laws have failed to stop Britain falling behind its peers in reducing early death more…

7 Saudis face crucifixion, firing squad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Speaking over a smuggled cellphone from his prison cell, one of seven Saudis set to be put to death Tuesday by crucifixion and firing squad for armed more…

North Korea threatens to end armistice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) North Korea vowed Tuesday to cancel the 1953 cease-fire that ended the Korean War, citing a U.S.-led push for punishing U.N. sanctions over its recent nuclear more…

Dow zips past record highs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX BUSINESS) The Dow surpassed its all-time high notched in October 2007 Tuesday as traders responded to a round of strong data from Europe in the latest sign more…

Obama 'not bluffing over Iran military threat'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) — Barack Obama's threats to use military force to prevent Iran securing a nuclear weapon are more than idle bluffs, vice-president Joe Biden told the biggest pro-Israeli more…