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Iceland Building First Norse Temple Since Viking Age

Posted On February 02, 2015

(Reykjavik) -- Iceland is building the first temple to the Norse gods since the Viking age. Plans are moving forward for the temple, which will be dug 13 feet into a hill over looking Iceland's capital. The number of people worshiping the Norse gods in the country has risen to 24-hundred in a population of…

Obama To Meet With Merkel Next Week

Posted On February 02, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- The White House is getting ready to host some foreign company. President Obama has invited German Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet with him February 9th in the nation's capital. They're expected to discuss the crisis in Ukraine, action against ISIS in Iraq and Syria, climate change and global economic growth.

Chris Christie Says Parents Should Have Choice On Vaccines

Posted On February 02, 2015

(Cambridge, England) -- New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says parents should have a choice when it comes to vaccinating their kids. Speaking during a visit to England, the likely presidential hopeful called for "balance" today when it comes to immunizing against measles or other illnesses. It's a break with President Obama and the medical profession…

China Opposes U.S., “Any Country” Meeting With Dalai Lama

Posted On February 02, 2015

(Undated) -- China is warning the U.S. against meeting with the Dalai Lama. President Obama is scheduled to speak about the importance of religious freedom when he delivers remarks at a prayer breakfast on Thursday. The Dalai Lama is due to attend. The White House hasn't said whether Obama will meet with the Nobel Peace…

File-Sharing Site The Pirate Bay Is Back Online

Posted On February 02, 2015

(Undated) -- The BitTorrent file-sharing site The Pirate Bay is now back in operation, minus a few components. Such sites are online indexes of mostly entertainment content. It's been two months since The Pirate Bay's servers were raided by Swedish authorities over accusations of copyright infringement. But the relaunch didn't happen without a few glitches,…