The Supreme Constitutional Court, whose judges had been appointed by ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, ruled on Thursday that the country's parliament is invalid and must be dissolved – a move the Muslim Brotherhood is calling a "coup."
Well-known Chinese Christian lawyer Zhang Kai has spoken out against a recent forced abortion case in China that captured international attention, labeling the shocking case, in which he intends to represent the mother, a "crime against humanity."
On Wednesday jurors heard additional accounts of incriminating testimony in the child sex abuse trial of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, with one witness claiming the coach threatened him to keep him quiet about the alleged abuse.Tags Court Cases
A controversial 27-year-old mother of two has taken over as the official Twitter spokesperson for Sweden and has been stirring up more than just interest in the Nordic country due to comments observers are finding offensive.Tags Technology
A Texas soldier has been found guilty in the 2010 murders of his two Army roommates at a U.S. base camp in Iraq.
Backpage.com has filed a lawsuit over a new anti-sex trafficking law it believes violates the First Amendment and would place an unbearable burden on companies that host third-party, although it has been shown that its services help facilitate the sex abuse of minors.
A Somali-based Islamist group with ties to al-Qaida has mocked monetary rewards being offered by the U.S. government in exchange for information that will lead to the top leaders of the al-Qaida affiliate al-Shabab.Tags Conflict/War
Nigerian police rescued soccer player Christian Obodo on Sunday evening, a day after the athlete had been kidnapped in the oil-rich southern delta.Tags Sports
The Orange County, Calif., megachurch known as the Crystal Cathedral has been given a new name by its Catholic owners. Bishop Tod Brown announced the cathedral's new name, Christ Cathedral, on Saturday during an Ordination Mass of four new Catholic priests at the St. Columban Catholic Church in Garden Grove.
Dismembered body parts of 14 individuals were discovered in a truck in a town in northern Mexico on Thursday.Tags Crime
In a recent interview with Yahoo TV, veteran television actor Mark-Paul Gosselaar seemingly slammed "Saved By the Bell" – the 1990s television sitcom that shot the young child star to fame, but the actor later spoke to TMZ to clarify his comments.Tags Television
The Crystal Cathedral Ministries congregation will be moving to a new location next summer, it was announced on Thursday, with the ministry's leader calling the move a "significant step" in their revival.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said that U.N. monitors where shot at Thursday while trying to reach the village where another Syrian massacre took the lives of at least 78 villagers.Tags Conflict/War
A young girl with a rare disease known as Lissencephaly has been receiving "life-saving" help from none other than international tween heartthrob Justin Bieber.
On Wednesday actress, singer, and designer Amanda Bynes was charged with a misdemeanor count of driving under the influence and the popular actress reached out to President Barack Obama in an appeal against the charge.