20-Year-Old Voted as “Best Speaker in the World”

England - A former teenage debating champion has been crowned "Best Speaker in the World" at the World Universities Debating Championships in Manila. Ben Woolgar,...

Bloomberg Defends New Anti-Obesity Campaign: “Do You Wanna Have People Lose Their Legs?”

New York - The New York City health department has declared war on oversized restaurant portions, going after the food industry in a subway...

Orthodox Rabbi Donates Kidney to Secular Israeli

A New Jersey  rabbi's kidney donation to an Israeli living on a secular Moshav in central Israel didn't make news as the headline-grabbing, purportedly...

Ron Paul Lashes Out at Romney Critics

In an interview outside a Manchester polling place, Ron Paul lashed out at fellow Republicans for making unfair and ignorant attacks on Mitt Romney's...

‘Doomsday’ Clock a Minute Closer to the End

The so-called Doomsday Clock owes its existence to scientists and engineers, or at least those who've been affiliated with the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. The global security...

MK Suspended for Water Throwing Incident

The ethics committee of Israel's Knesset has suspended a lawmaker for dumping water on a colleague during a heated debate. During the outburst, Anastassia Michaeli...

NH Primary: Mitt Romney the Clear Front-Runner

In what is expected to be a record Republican primary, Mitt Romney started off with an edge over his rivals in the first handful...

Who Is New White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew?

President Obama announced Monday afternoon that White House Chief of Staff William Daley is stepping down after just 361 days in the job (back...

Romney: I Like Being Able to Fire People for Bad Service

With just one day to go before the first-in-the-nation New Hampshire primary, Mitt Romney -- the former Massachusetts governor and frontrunner for the nomination...

New Apple CEO Tim Cook Tops Pay List at $378 Million

Tim Cook could well end up being the highest paid CEO in America in 2011, after Apple Inc. granted him a million restricted stock...