CEOs of German Airlines Visit Memorial Near Crash Site in French Alps

The bosses of Germanwings and its parent company, Lufthansa, on Wednesday visited a memorial near the site of the crash in the French Alps...

Amazon Enters ‘On-Demand’ Economy with “Home Services”

Has Amazon ever seen a market it did not want to enter? The internet behemoth started by selling books, before becoming a retailer for...

Iraq says Islamic State has been driven out of central Tikrit

Iraqi troops aided by Shi'ite paramilitaries have driven Islamic State out of central Tikrit, Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi said on Tuesday, but the fight...

Questions Remain After Attempted Break-In at NSA Entrance

The warnings are strong and security is always tight, but most drivers are versed in the daily routine as thousands of employees and contractors...

New “Daily Show” Host, South African Trevor Noah, Criticized as anti-Semitic and Sexist

A day after South Africa’s favourite comedian was unveiled as the new host of The Daily Show, he has been accused of sexism and...

German Airline, Lufthansa, Cancels 60th Anniversary Celebrations

Lufthansa said it was cancelling its 60th anniversary celebrations in memory of those killed aboard the Germanwings plane crash in France last week. Lufthansa had...

Why Jay Z’s Tidal is Good for the Music Business (Even if it Flops)

The music business got a jolt Monday when a chorus line of celebrity musicians stood on stage for the launch of Tidal (a re-launch,...

Teenager Arrested for ‘Threatening Religious Harmony’ in Singapore After Making Video Disparaging Christianity

A Singapore teenager, who criticized Lee Kuan Yew on social media soon after the former leader's death, has been arrested and will be charged...

Gmail’s Android App Now Updated for People With Multiple Accounts

Gmail's Android app just became an even better solution for users with multiple email accounts. Google's latest update to the Android version of the app...

Authorities Say Germanwings Co-Pilot Was Treated for ‘Suicidal Tendencies’

The co-pilot of the Germanwings jetliner that crashed in the French Alps on Tuesday had been treated for “suicidal tendencies” before receiving his pilot’s...

Poll says Americans Support Nuclear Deal with Iran by 2-to-1 Margin

By a nearly 2 to 1 margin, Americans support the notion of striking a deal with Iran that restricts the nation’s nuclear program in...

How is Silicon Valley Responding to Ellen Pao Gender Discrimination Verdict?

The well-known venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers was handed a sweeping victory in one of Silicon Valley’s most closely watched cases,...

Report: Acts of Persecution Against Christians in India has Risen by 55% Since Election...

The number of incidents against Christians in India has increased 55 percent since Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi became prime minister in May 2014, according...

In Morocco, Christian Converts from Islam Operate Like a ‘Secret Organization’ to Avoid Persecution

Even though they bear Muslim names like Muhammad or Ali they are Moroccan Christians  who continue to attend Mass in spite of the wrath...

Catholic Church Opens Bar Serving Wine from Monasteries to Reach the Unchurched

A bar being run by the Catholic Church might sound like the setting for a lame Irish joke, but it's not Irish and it's...

Singapore Holds State Funeral for “Father” of the Country, Lee Kuan Yew

Lee Kuan Yew was remembered as the founder of modern Singapore at a state funeral after a procession through the city’s streets that drew...

Pope Francis Offers Prayer for Germanwings Crash Victims During Palm Sunday Mass

Pope Francis opened solemn Holy Week services with Palm Sunday Mass in St. Peter’s Square, stressing humility and remembering the dead in the Germanwings...

Amanda Knox “Relieved and Grateful” After Acquittal; Kercher Family “Very Shocked”

The family and lawyer of murdered British student Meredith Kercher expressed their disappointment and shock with the acquittal of Amanda Knox – who was...

Iran and World Powers say They’re Close to a Deal, but Warn that Everything...

Iran and major powers are close to agreeing a two-or three-page accord with specific numbers as the basis of a resolution of a 12-year...

Some say You Can See Jesus’ Face on a Hillside in Colombia

Derrumbe de esta montaña en zona rural de San Francisco Putumayo, dejo una imagen que se asemeja al rostro de Jesus. pic.twitter.com/NTYyNsssU9— Jairo Figueroa...