Friday, February 26, 2010

Temple Complex in Turkey Predates Pyramids

Though not as large as Stonehenge—the biggest circle is 30 yards across, the tallest pillars 17 feet high the site redefines old: the temple was built 11,500 years ago—a staggering 7,000 years before the Great Pyramid, and more than 6,000 years before Stonehenge first took shape.

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

China Dumping U.S. Debt

Japan surpasses China as top U.S. treasury holder. This could force the U.S. government to make higher interest payments at a time when it is running a record federal deficit.

Ukraine Vote In Limbo

KIEV:Ukraine's Yulia Tymoshenko on Thursday defiantly refused to concede defeat to rival Viktor Yanukovich in a presidential election, throwing Ukraine into turmoil that threatened chances of a swift return to stability.