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[15 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
3 Women in Zimbabwe Arrested Over Sex Attacks

Police have arrested three women believed to be behind a series of sexual assault perpetrated against male hitchhikers in Zimbabwe.

World News »

[14 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
Italy’s Berlusconi Survives Confidence Vote

Silvio Berlusconi garnered just enough numbers in a vote of confidence on Friday to remain as Italy’s prime minister.

Odd + Weird, Philippine News »

[13 Oct 2011 | 4 Comments | ]
Meet Herbert Chavez: The Man Who Would Be Superman

Over the past ten years or so, Herbert Chavez has endured pain and spent a lot of his hard-earned money to become a real life Superman and his alter ego Clark Kent.

Technology, World News »

[10 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
Dutch Senators Go Paperless, Tap iPad

Members of the Dutch Senate have begun a new program that requires them to read, exchange, and work on documents using iPads.

World News »

[7 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
WATCH: Wannabe politician Katarzyna Lenart performs striptease in election video

When it comes to showing some skin, many politicians have no apprehensions, especially in Poland.

Technology, US News, World News »

[5 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
World Mourns Steve Jobs’ Death

From world leaders such as U.S. President Barack Obama to colleagues and to former competitors, the message was clear; the world has lost in the death of Steve Jobs a visionary who may never be equaled.

Headline, World News »

[30 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
U.S. drone kills al-Qaeda cleric Awlaki

Anwar al-Awlaki, the American-born leader of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, was killed Friday in a joint CIA-military airstrike.

Technology, World News »

[27 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
Dead Sea Scrolls Now Available Online

Google and the Israel Museum have combined forces to bring the Dead Sea Scrolls online.

Headline, Philippine News »

[27 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
Strong typhoon batters Philippines; leaves 8 dead

At least eight people were killed, most of them in Metro Manila, as Typhoon “Pedring” (international codename: Nesat) smashed the Philippines with its strong winds and heavy rainfall.

World News »

[25 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
Saudi King Allows Women to Vote

In what may be interpreted as a strategic move to spare the kingdom from the social and political reforms sweeping the Middle East, Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al-Saud has said that women will be allowed to vote and run in municipal elections slated for 2015.