- Germany’s Green Party Addresses Its Past Pedophiliac Element
May 15 2013 10:47 AM
The pro-environment group is conducting a review of documents showing that Green Party members and associates in the 1980s advocated to legalize pedophilia.
- Suspicious Death Of British Girl In Indian Hospital Raises Specter Of Illegal Human Organ Trade
May 15 2013 7:23 AM
The trade of human organs –- though illegal since 1994 –- is believed to be widespread and highly lucrative in India.
- Back In The USSR: Before Ryan Fogle, Other US And Russian Spies
May 14 2013 12:14 PM
Ryan Fogle, who was apprehended Tuesday morning, is the latest high-profile case involving Russia and spies in the post Cold-War era.
- An ‘Old-Fashioned’ Gangland Killing In Sicily Uncovers Canadian Mafia’s Deep Involvement In Drug Trafficking
May 14 2013 11:23 AM
Italian authorities now believe that Canadian-based Mafiosi are expanding their drug pipelines to Sicily.
- Alleged CIA Agent Detained In Moscow
May 14 2013 8:15 AM
Russian authorities have detained a man working at the Moscow U.S. Embassy for allegedly attempting to recruit a Russian intelligence officer.
- Who Wanted The NYT's Declan Walsh Gone From Pakistan?
May 14 2013 7:33 AM
Amid the cacophony of Pakistan's media voices, the Interior Ministry tried to silence the New York Times -- but why?
- France Aims To Tax Apple’s iPads, iPhones To Fund Culture
May 14 2013 12:46 AM
France wants to tax smartphone and tablet manufacturers, specifically Apple, to fund its cultural passions.
- In A Post-Libor Era, No More ‘Just Trust Us’ From Banks
May 13 2013 3:31 PM
The era of banks deciding for themselves how much to charge one another for money is probably over.
- Angela Merkel: A Devoted Communist In Her Youth?
May 13 2013 2:39 PM
Merkel, who will seek a third term as Germany’s leader in elections slated for this September, said she has nothing to hide about her past.
- Culture Clash: Vatican Condemns Mexican ‘Death Saint’ Cult As Blasphemy
May 13 2013 12:39 PM
The cult, which worships death, mixes some indigenous beliefs with the Catholic veneration of saints.
- Carlos The Jackal Seeks Appeal Over Bombing Conviction In Paris
May 13 2013 11:13 AM
Now 63 years old, Carlos the Jackal, a native of Venezuela and a fanatic Marxist-Leninist, has been jailed in France since 1994.
- US Probes Links Between Barclays And A Saudi Prince
May 13 2013 10:44 AM
The U.S. Justice Department has confirmed it's looking into alleged "Black Money" ties between Barclays and Saudi King Abdullah's son.