Pat Robertson (Reuters/Brian Snyder) Fundamentalist Christianity is crawling with conspiracy theories, urban legends, and just plain bizarre beliefs Amanda Marcotte September 5, 2013 5:28pm (UTC) This
NEW DELHI — India passed into law Monday an ambitious program to provide nearly free food to some 800 million Indians. Supporters hailed it as a long-overdue fix for the nation's rampant poverty, while
Ross Perot The Texas billionaire’s foundation has come through with a major gift to the beleaguered women’s health provider Katie McDonough August 30, 2013 10:40pm (UTC) Thousands of women have lost access
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has concluded that nearly half of Iran's monthly earnings from crude oil exports are accumulating in accounts overseas because of sanctions that restrict Tehran's access to money.
Yesterday, the U.K.'s House of Commons rejected Prime Minister David Cameron's motion for military action, while the U.S. Congress is demanding a say and the UN Security Council has failed to agree on
Here’s why social media isn’t a good way to force action on Capitol Hill. So why now? Why is the Twitterverse fixated on a political issue that seems to be in its twilight? Theoretically, there could many
Fast-food workers and their supporters rallied outside of McDonald’s in the early hours of the morning Thursday in New York City, marking the start of a nationwide day of strikes. ((WNV/Peter Rugh)) A