Moscow ready to host conference on Syria crisis, Lavrov says

Moscow ready to host conference on Syria crisis, Lavrov says

June 12, 2012 - 19:51 AMT  15:51 GMT
Russia has proposed a UN conference that will gather together the countries that have influence on Syria’s disparate forces.
Israeli police arrests 213 immigrants in deportation raids

Israeli police arrests 213 immigrants in deportation raids

June 12, 2012 - 19:44 AMT  15:44 GMT
Rising tensions over the growing number of illegal immigrants entering Israel exploded into violence last month.
European Commission denies preparing Greece eurozone exit “script”

European Commission denies preparing Greece eurozone exit “script”

June 12, 2012 - 19:36 AMT  15:36 GMT
The European Commission spokesman insisted EU contingency plans were all based on continued membership.
1st woman winner of Noble economics prize, Elinor Ostrom dies at 78

1st woman winner of Noble economics prize, Elinor Ostrom dies at 78

June 12, 2012 - 19:27 AMT  15:27 GMT
Ostrom was honored for analyzing the rules by which people exercise authority in companies and economic systems.
“Game of Thrones” tops most-pirated shows list

“Game of Thrones” tops most-pirated shows list

June 12, 2012 - 19:18 AMT  15:18 GMT
“How I Met Your Mother” took the second place slot, averaging about 2.8 million illegal downloads per episode.
Thousands gather in Moscow for anti-Putin rally

Thousands gather in Moscow for anti-Putin rally

June 12, 2012 - 19:16 AMT  15:16 GMT
March of Millions, approved by authorities for up to 50,000 participants, saw protesters march along downtown boulevards.
Israeli MP: no new Genocide-related issues raised at Knesset discussion

Israeli MP: no new Genocide-related issues raised at Knesset discussion

June 12, 2012 - 19:09 AMT  15:09 GMT
Ze'ev Elkin: Armenian Genocide issue was submitted to Knesset’s Education and Culture Committee for consideration.
Levon Aronian, Vladimir Kramnik tie Tal Memorial round 4 game

Levon Aronian, Vladimir Kramnik tie Tal Memorial round 4 game

June 12, 2012 - 18:44 AMT  14:44 GMT
Fabiano Caruana-Evgeny Tomashevsky game ended in Caruana’s victory, with the remaining round 4 games in progress.
SOAD frontman Serj Tankian marries, after all

SOAD frontman Serj Tankian marries, after all

June 12, 2012 - 18:35 AMT  14:35 GMT
Tankian and Anjela Madatyan’s wedding ceremony took place at a ranch ten miles away from Los Angeles on June 9.
U.S. nuns meet Vatican officials to defuse “radical feminism row”

U.S. nuns meet Vatican officials to defuse “radical feminism row”

June 12, 2012 - 18:04 AMT  14:04 GMT
A Vatican report accused nuns of adopting "certain radical feminist themes" and of ignoring official church teaching.