Six people tested for possible radiation exposure have been released from a Mexican hospital, but are in custody suspected of stealing a lorry carrying highly radioactive cobalt-60. Of the detained ...
The holiday season, and the end of the tax year, is a key time of year for writing checks to charity The holiday season, and the end of the tax year, is a key time of year for writing checks ... FULL ARTICLE AT Chicago Tribune
The international chemical weapons watchdog has said its experts have verified the total destruction of the Syrian toxic stockpile and parts of its weapons production facilities. FULL ARTICLE AT Webindia123
Merrill Newman -- the 85-year-old American detained by North Korean authorities earlier this fall -- has been "deported," North Korea's state news agency KCNA reported early Saturday. His son announced late Friday that he is on his way home to the ... FULL ARTICLE AT KSBW
BEIJING, Dec. 6 -- Following are the standings of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league after Friday's games (tabulated under games won, lost, winning percentage and points): 1. Guangdong Hongyuan 9 1 90.0% 19 2. Beijing Ducks 8 2 ... FULL ARTICLE AT Peoples Daily Online
Aliakbar Salehi is a former member of the Iranian parliament and an Internet freedom and human rights advocate now living in Washington, DC. In 2006, he was arrested and jailed by the Iranian government for urging human rights reforms. But ... FULL ARTICLE AT AntiWar