Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Mexico says drug lord 'the Barbie' captured


Federal police on Monday captured a long-sought, alleged Texas-born gang kingpin who faces drug trafficking charges in the U.S....

Monday, August 30, 2010

Rwanda threatens UN over genocide report


Rwanda threatens UN over genocide report: RWANDA'S GOVERNMENT has threatened to withdraw its troops from United Nations peacekeeping operations if the UN publishes a report...

Sunday, August 29, 2010

Saturday, August 28, 2010

Tea Party Group Hit With Death Threats


One of Washington's principal supporters of the Tea Party movement, former GOP Majority Leader Dick Armey's FreedomWorks, has been receiving death threats...

Friday, August 27, 2010

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Obama to appeal stem cell ruling


The US government has said it will quickly appeal against a court ruling that effectively undercuts federal funding....

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Spanish aid workers freed by Al Qaeda in Mali


Two Spanish aid workers held hostage for the past nine months by Al Qaeda's North African branch have been freed in Mali....

Monday, August 23, 2010

Tiger Woods, wife officially divorce


After months of speculation, the marriage between Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren Woods is officially over...

Thursday, August 19, 2010

380M Eggs Recalled in Salmonella Outbreak


Hundreds of people have been sickened in a salmonella outbreak linked to eggs in four states and possibly more....

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

WIRE: Mosque talk another hurdle for Dems


Add another election-year hurdle for Democrats: President Barack Obama's forceful defense of the right of Muslims to build....

Monday, August 16, 2010

Sunday, August 15, 2010

Saturday, August 14, 2010

BP Is Told to Finish Relief Well

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BP PLC must continue work on a relief well to permanently seal the Gulf of Mexico oil leak..

Friday, August 13, 2010

Obama 'may be prepared to meet Iranian president'


Barack Obama’s national security adviser, Gen James Jones, has indicated the President may be prepared to meet Mahmoud Ahmadinejad...

Thursday, August 12, 2010

'You're raving!' Boy George rants about Gaga's cocaine confession


'As a recovering addict who knows how dangerous "occasional" use is, I can think of no reason for Gaga to reveal this to her young audience.'

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

First Guantanamo trial opens under Obama


THE first Guantanamo trial of Barack Obama's presidency opened overnight with Canadian detainee Omar Khadr, who was captured by US troops...

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Electricity blackouts skyrocketing


It was last July's Eastern heat wave and Consolidated Edison was responding to scattered power outages....

Monday, August 9, 2010

How Does Stoning Work in Iran?: From the size of the stones to who gets first throw.


Brazil has offered asylum to Sakineh Ashtiani, an Iranian woman who was convicted of adultery in 2006 and sentenced to death by stoning.

Sunday, August 8, 2010

Huge ice island breaks from Greenland glacier


An ice island four times the size of Manhattan has broken off from one of Greenland's two main glaciers in the biggest such event...

Saturday, August 7, 2010

Dutch woman suspected of killing her babies


Dutch police say they have arrested a young woman on suspicion of killing three of her newborn babies shortly after their births...

Friday, August 6, 2010

Stripper Finds Degree Profitable for Goldman Wasn't Worth It


These days, Howard, 26, makes her living in a way that doesn’t require a college diploma: by stripping at the Lido Cabaret...

Thursday, August 5, 2010

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Oil Tops $80 Barrel for First Time Since May


Crude oil surged above $81 a barrel for the first time since May as a rally in global equity markets increased speculation....

Monday, August 2, 2010

Sunday, August 1, 2010