The World Health Organization (WHO) told its member nations it was declaring a swine flu pandemic Thursday, according to Maria Cheng and Frank Jordnas of the Associated Press. This is the first global flu epidemic in 41 years, as infections climbed in the
What was supposed to be a pleasant surprise, turned into the shock of a lifetime. A woman in Tel Aviv, Israel, gave her elderly mother a new mattress as a surprise gift; throwing out the old tattered bed her mother had slept on for decades.
The Obama administration\'s focus on building coalitions may spur more global arms sales for the world\'s leading weapons exporter, a welcome prospect for U.S. defence contractors facing a shirking defence budget at home.
A former State Department official and his wife have been arrested and charged with being spies for the Cuban government for the past 30 years, according to a release by the United States Department of Justice (U.S.D.O.J).