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1,000-Year-Old Amulet with Arabic Blessing Found in Jerusalem

1,000-Year-Old Amulet with Arabic Blessing Found in Jerusalem

Archaeologists in Israel have unearthed under a parking lot an extremely rare clay amulet, which dates back to the 9th or 10th century, Britain’s The Daily Mail has reported. The newspaper said that the clay artifact was uncovered during the excavation of a parking lot at the City of David.

Ronaldo and Morocco - a Love Affair Made in Marrakech

Ronaldo and Morocco - a Love Affair Made in Marrakech

Cristiano Ronaldo has fallen under the charm of Morocco, and the feeling is mutual with the Portugal and Real Madrid star adored by millions of fans from the North African kingdom, said an Agence France Presse report on Wednesday. There may be no statue yet honoring Ronaldo, who led Portugal agai

Kurdish Man Dies in Failed Attempt to Rescue Drowning Woman in Erbil

On the third day of Eid al-Fitr, Iraqi woman Zahra Hashim, 36, was resting on a chair near the Choman river in the Balakayati area, in Rwanduz town northeast of Erbil, enjoying the beauty of the village’s nature as she got dragged by the water stream in no time.

Giant Python Swallows Woman in Indonesia

Giant Python Swallows Woman in Indonesia

A 54-year-old Indonesian woman has been found in the belly of a giant python after the swollen snake was captured near where she vanished while tending her vegetable garden, Indonesian police said Saturday. The body of Wa Tiba was found Friday when villagers cut open the seven-meter python which

Apple to Undercut Law-Enforcement Tool for Cracking iPhones

Apple to Undercut Law-Enforcement Tool for Cracking iPhones

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said on Wednesday it will change its iPhone settings to undercut the most popular means for law enforcement to break into the devices. The company said it was aiming to protect all customers, especially in countries where phones are readily obtained by police or by criminals wi

Thai Elephants Play Football to Fight Gambling Ahead of World Cup

Thai Elephants Play Football to Fight Gambling Ahead of World Cup

Elephants kicked off World Cup fever in Thailand's ancient capital of Ayutthaya on Tuesday, playing a soccer match to raise awareness against illegal gambling. Nine elephants, painted with the flags of countries competing in 2018 World Cup in Russia, passed the ball to each other and swerved arou

Miracle Cures or Modern Quackery? Stem Cell Clinics Multiply, with Heartbreaking Results for Some Patients.

Miracle Cures or Modern Quackery? Stem Cell Clinics Multiply, with Heartbreaking Results for Some Patients.

Doris Tyler lay on the examining table as the doctor stuck a long, thin tube into her belly. The doctor pulled back a plunger, and the syringe quickly filled with yellow blobs tinged with pink. “Look at that beautiful fat coming out.

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