- After US Spying Shock, Germany Wants A German Internet
October 25 2013 10:50 AM
Deutsche Telekom's plan to shield Germany's online data from foreign surveillance may disrupt the Internet as we know it.
- US Denies Tapping Merkel's Cell Phone
October 23 2013 2:56 PM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel confronted U.S. President Barack Obama on rumors that the U.S. was spying on her cell phone.
- Maria, The Mystery Of The Blonde Roma (Gypsy) Of Greece
October 22 2013 2:42 PM
Roma are believed to have migrated westward from India sometime in the early Middle Ages -- or perhaps as early as 600 AD.
- A ‘Halal Sex Shop?’ First Online Sex Shop For Muslims In Turkey Sells Islam-Approved Products, Sexual Advice
October 22 2013 9:20 AM
A businessman in Turkey has opened the first online sex shop for Muslims selling Islam-approved items such as lubricants and herbal aphrodisiac products and offering advice for how to have “halal sex.”
- Tesco: Food Waste, Amid 870M Hungry
October 21 2013 12:34 PM
On a global scale, the waste of food is astounding.
- Syrian Christians Confront Difficult Decisions Over Refugees
October 18 2013 9:15 PM
Syrian Christians face difficult decisions as the refugee crisis in the war-torn country grows.
- French Far-Right Candidate Compares Black Cabinet Minister To Ape
October 18 2013 12:34 PM
The offending image has apparently been removed from Leclere’s Facebook account.
- Morris Minor: A British Classic Car Thriving In Sri Lanka
October 18 2013 5:55 AM
The Morris Minor remains a favorite of auto enthusiasts and restorers around the world.
- Ethnic Violence In Moscow Exposes Anger Against Illegal Immigrants
October 15 2013 4:23 AM
A mob, chanting “Russia for Russians,” violently protested the killing of a Russian by a man allegedly from the North Caucasus.
- Madeleine McCann Missing: New Suspect Photos Released In Disappearance Of 3-Year-Old British Girl [PICTURES]
October 14 2013 10:18 AM
Metropolitan Police want to identify a man seen carrying a child around the time Madeleine McCann went missing in Portugal.
- Lagarde Says World Finance Ministers Show Growing Concern Over US Economy
October 13 2013 1:12 PM
The United States government shutdown has reached far beyond its borders. International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde appeared on "Meet the Press" to give her take on the situation.
- Where In The World Do Women Hold The Most Seats In Parliament?
October 12 2013 11:49 AM
Most female parliamentarians are in Latin American and sub-Saharan African countries.
- UK Asking Gay Asylum-Seekers To 'Prove' Sexual Orientation
October 11 2013 11:36 AM
British gay rights activists have condemned the UK Border Patrol's testing system as “distressing.”
- The Unrepentant Nazi: German War Criminal Erich Priebke Dies In Italy
October 11 2013 10:11 AM
Priebke was sentenced to life imprisonment in 1998, but spent the last 15 years under house arrest in Rome.
- Good Luck: Loser In Azeri Election Claims Fraud, Wants Results Annulled
October 10 2013 11:30 AM
The official tally indicated that Aliyev won 85 percent of the vote (giving him a third straight term in office) to Hasanli’s paltry 5 percent.
- Malala Yousafzai Wins EU Human Rights Prize
October 10 2013 7:49 AM
Malala Yousafzai, a champion of girls' right to education, edged out Edward Snowden to win a top honor from the European Union.
- Snowden’s Father Arrives In Russia To Visit Son
October 10 2013 3:22 AM
Snowden’s father said his son is trying to remain “healthy and safe,” while his lawyer said he is seeking a job in Russia.
- Azerbaijani President, One Of Israel’s Best Friends And Arms Customers, 'Re-Elected'
October 09 2013 2:30 PM
Aliyev was so confident of victory that he had not even bothered to campaign.
- Is Turkish Company Getting Picked On By Erdogan?
October 09 2013 10:18 AM
Attack on major corporation is another black eye for Turkey's now-chronic attempt to convincingly join civil society.
- To Prevent Accidents, Venice’s Gondolas To Install GPS Tracking Devices
October 08 2013 11:12 AM
The city has already installed 40 CCTV cameras along the Grand Canal to observe and identify gondolieri who violate the rules of the water.