Dede Heldfond

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Horrifying video of potential gas attack in Syria - CNN Video

Video of what some are calling a gas attack in Syria left U.N. diplomats in tears as the state continues to deny allegations of the attacks.

Middle East

Lululemon Sued For Fraud In Sheer Yoga Pants Scandal

A shareholder filed a suit in Manhattan Tuesday accusing the company of "defrauding shareholders by hiding defects in yoga pants whose sheerness led to a costly recall, and concealing talks that led to the sudden departure of its chief executive," according to Reuters.<p>A separate lawsuit filed in …

Lead investigator: Zimmerman may have exaggerated his injuries

The lead investigator for George Zimmerman’s case testified on Tuesday that he believes Zimmerman may have exaggerated the manner in which he was injured during the confrontation that resulted in Trayvon Martin’s death last year.<p>Zimmerman, charged with second-degree murder in the death of the …

Edward Snowden's asylum options narrow

<b>A growing number of countries have rejected the asylum requests of fugitive intelligence leaker Edward Snowden, as he attempts to avoid extradition to the US.</b><p>Several states including Spain said applicants had to be on their soil.<p>Mr Snowden, who is at Moscow airport, sent requests to 21 countries in …

San Francisco Bay Area Braces for a Transit Strike

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>San Francisco's notoriously tough commutes are about to get a lot harder as the Bay Area is waking …

Putin: Stop Leaking Secrets, Snowden

When it rains: Rising carbon emissions (finally) making world wetter, study says

Keep the rain boots and slickers handy, suggests new research that indicates the world will get wetter as cities rein in air pollution from power plants, factories and cars.<p>Climate scientists thought global precipitation would rise in step with rising greenhouse gases that are warming the …

Climate Change

EU Officials Question Kerry On 'Unacceptable' Spying Claims

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is hearing from European allies who are upset with recent reports that the U.S. has spied on its friends. The European Union's top diplomat asked Kerry about the reports at a security conference Monday. Other officials say the case could derail talks on free trade.<p>…