Leading global banks are ending financing relationships with mountaintop removal coal producers. But Barclays, the British banking giant, poured $550 million dollars into the horrific practice in 2013..
Florida Black Bears are naturally docile, shy creatures. Florida Black Bears, who once populated the entire state of Florida, dropped in numbers to merely 300 bears in the 1970's and were put on the list of state-threatened species.
Pictures of the captain today show him hanging his head in shame under the hood of a sweatshirt. The possibility of survivors still left in the hull of the sunken ferry is under investigation by Korean authorities...
It's no secret that Google keeps an eye on what users of its services are into. But on Monday, the company updated Gmail's terms of service to spell out its relationship with users in no uncertain terms:...
He describes himself as: "a proud, British-born Muslim", but said that if he had to settle in the Middle East, he would opt for Israel, "the only nation in the Middle East that shares the same democratic values as Britain.
The U.S. has military bases in Guam, the Netherlands, Bulgaria, Portugal, Spain, Turkey, Singapore, Qatar, Greenland, Australia, Brazil, Bahrain, Kuwait. I'm not even including the ones that I think are important and have nearby dangerous enemies...
Foreign workers recruited from Belize are accusing McDonald's Canada of treating them like "slaves," by effectively forcing them to share an expensive apartment - then deducting almost half their take-home pay as rent.
The office of Pres. Abbas rushed to deny reports that the Palestinian leader had condemned a deadly terrorist attack on an Israeli family, after Abbas's silence on the matter had been blasted as deeply complicating efforts to sustain flagging peace talks.
Israeli journalists are only inflaming tensions by blaming longtime Oriental Jews residents of south Tel Aviv for the plight of African asylum seekers. So one must ask: why aren't journalists actually holding the government accountable?
In recent years, a growing number of authors, intellectuals, activists and even politicians in the United States who are concerned about the future of their country have been constantly warning that the United States is becoming a police state...
Since 2002, soldiers and veterans have been committing murder individually and in groups, killing wives, girlfriends, children, fellow soldiers, friends, acquaintances, complete strangers, and -- in appalling numbers -- themselves.
Do you think that the price of food is high now? Just wait. If current trends continue, many of the most common food items that Americans buy will cost more than twice as much by the end of this decade.
t was one of TIME magazine's most dramatic covers. A lone soldier stood atop a pile of rocks and rubble, a tiny dot on a landscape of rugged mountains towering into the horizon. Title: "Afghanistan: THE RIGHT WAR."
Due to the economic and political crisis in Ukraine, more than 6,000 zoo animals are on the edge of starvation. A South-African entrepreneur and animal lover living in Ukraine is coming to their rescue.
WASHINGTON - Iranian officials sometimes respond to accusations that Tehran is seeking a nuclear weapons capability by replying that not only do they not want a bomb but that they'd actually like to see a nuclear-weapons-free Middle East.
"Because he has a number of, I think, pretty serious strategic disadvantages - a one-dimensional economy, a political system and a political elite that's pretty rotten through corruption." Sound familiar?