Putin orders to beef up Russia’s Arctic military presence The Arctic is estimated to have 30% of the world's undiscovered gas and 15% of the undiscovered oil.
Iran’s Revolutionary Guard commander slams govt. over West influence Jafari's comments are some of the sharpest to be made by a senior official in public since the moderate Rouhani took office.
Apple patent suggests Google Glass rival A patent dating back to 2008 has surfaced, describing a headset that projects its display before the user's eyes.
Pope Francis named Time magazine's Person of the Year The shortlist of candidates included pop singer Miley Cyrus, Syria's leader Bashar al-Assad and NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.