Topic: United States
Australian police arrived in Israel on Wednesday to investigate identity theft of dual nationals in connection with the Dubai assassination widely blamed on Israel's Mossad intelligence agency. The use of forged passports has provoked a stern response, but is unlikely to jeopardize relations.
03/03/2010 09:12 am
In 1969, J.D. Salinger came to visit and offered some blunt advice to an aspiring writer.
03/03/2010 08:55 am
Rules for when to own a reward credit card.
03/02/2010 10:14 pm
Toyota hearings resumed Tuesday on Capitol Hill, as lawmakers pressed three top officials on what the company knew and when they knew it. In Japan, there's a suspicion the recalls are about rolling back the carmaker's market share.
03/02/2010 08:24 pm
This week at the UN Human Rights Council, the US seeks to draw attention to Iran’s repression of domestic opposition. Iran, meanwhile, launched a fiery attack on the West.
03/02/2010 07:52 pm
Worldwide, the number of shark attacks has grown each decade, hitting 646 in the 2000s. That's because so many more people are beachgoers. But fatalities from shark bites are quickly dropping.
03/02/2010 07:22 pm
Norway ranked as the best housing market in 2009 according to a new survey of 24 countries in Europe.
03/02/2010 06:16 pm
President Obama announced a $6 billion Homestar program to fund energy-efficient retrofits of US homes. But most contractors will need training to achieve the program's loftier goals.
03/02/2010 06:11 pm
The Hamas assassination in Dubai involved a number of people who traveled under the stolen identities of Israeli dual nationals. The pre-paid debit cards the alleged assassins used to pay their hotel bills while in Dubai also have connections to Israel.
03/02/2010 05:50 pm
Toyota recalls, investigations, and congressional hearings hurt the company and buoyed sales results of Honda, Ford, Hyundai, and others. But it could have been worse.
03/02/2010 05:27 pm