Is multiculturalism to blame for further alienating Muslims who live in Western countries?
08/13/2010 07:05 am
GM CEO Ed Whitacre said that he will step down on Sept. 1, with GM board member Daniel Akerson taking his place.
08/12/2010 05:36 pm
DNA tests by the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory have helped identify the remains of two U.S. Army soldiers who had been missing in Vietnam for nearly 40 years.
08/12/2010 10:41 am
Congress could deny birthright citizenship to the children of illegal immigrants, say some experts. But others believe that changing citizenship policy requires changing the 14th Amendment.
08/11/2010 06:14 pm
Ghana will soon announce whether China oil company CNOOC or oil giant Exxon Mobil won the bidding war for rights to tap its offshore oil. The answer will show how great a player China has become in Africa.
08/11/2010 07:49 am
For the first time, an international research team has tracked down the oldest people in the world – a group they call “supercentenarians.” These are people who celebrated 110 birthdays or more. The study, by the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock, Germany, was prompted by the rising numbers of centenarians worldwide. Researchers in 15 nations have found more than 600 supercentenarians – and 19 lived beyond the age of 115. As with centenarians, women by far outnumbered men. Here are the top five countries with the most supercentenarians.
08/10/2010 02:47 pm
BP says it will stay for years, but some oil spill relief operations are winding down. The loss of BP jobs, along with the drilling moratorium, could mean tough times for the Gulf Coast.
08/09/2010 06:38 pm
Jerry Quick has been visiting Juárez, Mexico, for a decade, building houses and setting up job training programs.
08/09/2010 11:38 am
Once on the fringe, about 750,000 off the grid American households pioneer green living by tapping sustainable energy from the wind, sun, and earth.
08/07/2010 03:34 pm
In 'Middle Men,' Luke Wilson plays a straight-laced Texas businessman who becomes involved with porn stars, Internet hucksters, Russian gangsters, and Vegas con men.
08/06/2010 07:49 pm