Donald Trump launched yet another attack against republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum in Michigan today, saying, "There's nothing -- no gift, no Christmas gift that could be given -- better than Rick Santorum for the Democrats."
A new wave of reinforcements have amassed outside Homs, a major rebel stronghold in Syria, possibly foreshadowing a new round of violence between President Bashar al-Assad's military and opposition forces.
Aspiring republican presidential nominee Rick Santorum clarified comments he made about President Barack Obama's "phony theology," saying that he was criticizing the president's "world view" rather than his faith.
Pope Benedict would like to meet with Fidel Castro as part of an upcoming trip to Cuba, say unnamed Vatican officials, assuming Castro's health allows it.
Germany's government has joined with two major opposition parties to nominate Protestant pastor and human rights activist Joachim Gauck as the country's next president.
The head of the Russian Orthodox Church has said that Vladimir Putin's 12-year rule in Russia was a "miracle of God."
Jeremy Lin has overcome low expectations in high school, college, and his professional career to become the current starting point guard for the New York Knicks.
Economic sanctions leveled against Iran in an effort to stop its nuclear program have forced Tehran to find alternative financing methods to buy imports and pay for necessary food items.