A Century of Chemical Weapons

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Nations have fought for a century to stop the scourge of chemical weapons. But their use continues, as evidenced by the recent sarin gas attack in Syria.

Florida Python Hunters

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Florida’s wildlife agency is organizing its first python hunting competition. A group known as the Florida Python Hunters is out to win the challenge. Will it even catch one? 

The struggle for jihad in America

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The New York Times no longer allows video embeds. To watch the video click on the link below. It’s worth it! The Struggle for Jihad Two opposing groups battle to define the word jihad on public buses and subways.  

Cheesecake nuns of New Skete

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The New York Times no longer allows video embeds. To watch the video click on the link below. It’s worth it! Scripture and Cheesecake Monks are known to make beer to support their order. The nuns of New Skete, in

V.I.P.: Very Important Pooches at the Westminster Dog Show 2013

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The New York Times no longer allows video embeds. To watch the video click on the link below. It’s worth it! V.I.P: Very Important Pooches When the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show comes to town, the Hotel Pennsylvania literally goes

Monkey Patrol in Delhi

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As urbanization has steadily encroached on their habitat, monkeys have become the scourge of New Delhi. The solution for now: a bigger monkey.

India’s missing girls: Can a portable ultrasound ban stop sex-selective abortions?

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Can a ban on portable ultrasounds stop sex-selective abortions? Some experts say stricter enforcement of existing laws could convince parents not to abort girls.

Anticorruption Movement Leader Stirs Passions in India

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More than 10,000 take to the streets of New Delhi to protest corruption. An anticorruption activist in India is released from jail; Syrian forces fire on protesters; and China’s press plays down a brawl between American and Chinese basketball teams.

Deadly Bomb Blasts in Delhi

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A New Delhi courthouse gets hit by the second terrorist bombing in less than four months, raising questions about India’s ability to provide security. Reporter Poh Si Teng’s husband is caught in the Delhi bomb blast. Hours after a powerful