China's 'cyberarmy' could number half billion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Steve Elwart A recently published article in the semi-official "China Defense Daily" presents China's point of view on what type of skills are needed for "a highly more…

Boy 'tortured, drowned' over witchcraft claims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) — A teenage boy underwent "unimaginable physical torture" before being drowned by his sister and her partner because they believed he was a sorcerer who was practising more…

Breast-implant scandal firm also made testicles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.com.au) — The French company at the center of the breast-implant scandal also made male chest and testicle implants using the same tainted silicone gel. The male implants more…

Sifting reveals First Temple find

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Jerusalem archaeologist Gabriel Barkay announced this week that the Temple Mount Sifting Project has discovered a fragment of a seventh-century B.C.E. clay bulla impressed with the ancient Hebrew more…

Christian martyrdom accelerated in 2011

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Unceasing, accelerating incidents of bloodshed in Nigeria topped Compass’ top 10 news stories of 2011 as Boko Haram and other Islamic extremists lashed out at Christians. Following this more…

Rabbi: Kosher Jesus was Jewish patriot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HAARETZ) — Rabbi Shmuley Boteach revels in speaking publicly about topics most Orthodox Jews avoid. In 1999, he gained worldwide popularity with his best seller "Kosher Sex." He more…

Hamas: Jordan's king to end like Mubarak

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) — A Hamas official slammed Jordan’s King Abdullah on Thursday and said his fate will be similar to that of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. more…

Gym ad uses Auschwitz to promote weight loss

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK DAILY NEWS) — A Dubai gym's promotional campaign that used an image of a Nazi concentration camp has ignited a firestorm of criticism. The picture shows more…