Egypt sheikh: OK for girls to marry at 9-years-old

by WND News Services -- (BikyaMasr) CAIRO: An Egyptian cleric and member of the Constituent Assembly tasked with drafting Egypt's new constitution has said that girls 14-years-old are permitted to have sexual relations more…

Friday prayers end in riots on Temple Mount

by WND News Services -- (Jerusalem Post) Riots broke out on the Temple Mount on Friday afternoon as hundreds of Muslim worshipers threw stones at police officers, following a week of confrontations between more…

Obama plans major airstrike on Libyan targets

by WND News Services -- (Breitbart) Today, a Defense Department official confirmed to Breitbart News that there is advance planning for a "substantial air package" against targets in Libya. Military sources suggest that more…

Morocco denies entry to Dutch 'abortion ship'

by WND News Services -- (Reuters) Morocco blocked a Dutch "abortion ship" from entering one of its harbours on Thursday during a campaign group's first attempt to visit to a Muslim country to more…

Scottish man takes town's dialect to grave

by WND News Services -- (Associated Press) In a remote fishing town on the tip of Scotland's Black Isle, the last native speaker of the Cromarty dialect has passed away, taking with him more…

Obama cuts deal with Iran over nukes

by Reza Kahlili -- Editor's note: Fulfilling a request of Barack Obama's administration reported exclusively by WND in the story below on Oct. 4, Iran has announced its promise as outlined in more…

Islamists recruit, pay for child soldiers

by WND News Services -- (Associated Press) Salif Haidara sat drinking tea on the side of the road with other weary bus passengers when a man with a turban and a long beard more…