Updated: 12/05/2013 - Nelson Mandela has passed away at the age of 95
Posted: 12/04/2013 - Celebrity British chef Nigella Lawson says she did use cocaine, but was not habitually using illegal drugs, during the trial of two of her personal assistants. The assistants are accused of spending more than a million dollars on Lawson's credit cards.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - Vice President Joe Biden begins week-long trip to Japan, China and South Korea. The region is concerned about air space restrictions China is imposing on the Est China Sea.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Israel's prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican Monday. Netanyahu gave the Pope a book, written by his father.
Posted: 11/26/2013 - Scotland's government publishes a long-awaited plan to show how voting for independence from the United Kingdom would be good for Scots.
Posted: 11/26/2013 - U.S. threatens to pull all American troops out of Afghanistan if President Karzai does not sign a security agreement.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - Israel's Prime Minister, critical of a U.S. supported deal with Iran over Iran's nuclear program, will send a diplomatic envoy to the U.S. to discuss the deal.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - You might soon be sitting next to someone jabbering away on the phone the entire flight. You'll wish you never decided to visit your mother in Sarasota.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - China's government plans to ease restrictions on the one-child-per-family policy. The reforms will allow families to have two children if one of the parents is an only child.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - U.S. military is sending more troops to the Philippines to aid the effort to assist victims of a massive typhoon which struck a week ago.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - The strongest typhoon this year slammed into the central Philippines on Friday, setting off landslides and knocking out power and communication lines in several provinces. At least four people died.
Posted: 11/07/2013 - Swiss scientists say Palestinian Liberation Organization leader Yasser Arafat was probably deliberately poisoned using polonium.
Posted: 11/07/2013 - Iran's plan to cap some of the country's atomic activities in exchange for selective relief from crippling economic sanctions has been accepted by six world powers
Updated: 11/06/2013 - The Vatican is conducting a world-wide survey of parishes, asking Catholics their views on the issues of birth control, divorce, homosexuality and other topics.
Posted: 11/05/2013 - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted Tuesday that he smoked crack cocaine last year and said he probably did so while in a "drunken stupor."
Posted: 11/04/2013 - A Commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guard has been killed n Syria. Iran has military advisers in Syria, but denies it has troops fighting the rebels there.
Posted: 11/04/2013 - Egypt's deposed president has defiantly told the court that he is the country's "legitimate" leader and it has no jurisdiction to try him.