Salman Rushdie says Muslim women should abandon veils
Backs former UK foreign secretary Jack Straw who said he's uncomfortable talking to people whom he can't see face-to-face
"An Army of One" is out, "Army Strong" is in
Buffett warns employees about unethical behavior
The concept of "business ethics" is a faulty one; there is ethical behavior and there is unethical behavior. Whether it takes place in the realm of business makes no difference.
A very smart approach to money-management for married couples
Joint accounts, handled the right way, can be used to build trust rather than instigate arguments
USDA researchers think storms will get more erosive over next century
Terrorist attack in Philippines kills at least 6
Regional police blame Jemaah Islamiyah for bombing
Security-related evacuation at Heathrow
Heathrow is definitely a terrorist target, so any serious risk deserves attention
Is Putin destined to be a KGB man forever?
He's visiting Germany for talks with Merkel, but tensions with Georgia are getting pretty nasty, including some deportations, and that reflects badly on the Russian government at a time when it's trying to express Russian interest in buying European companies
WHO says massive TB outbreak could be headed for EU
Lots of people infected with drug-resistant strains of the disease are delivering it to Europe from Central Asia