TEHRAN -- A reformist-oriented daily Iranian newspaper has been shut down and its manager jailed after the publication was accused of insulting Islam, various media accounts reported Thursday.
TEHRAN ? Protesters at a boisterous rally after Friday prayers demanded that Iran retain its nuclear ?rights,? as the public voiced its displeasure with the lack of concrete results from ongoing negotiations with world powers.
Iran is fulfilling its commitments under a November agreement with six foreign powers to convert or dilute its stockpile of medium-enriched uranium, International Atomic Energy Agency officials reported Wednesday.
Most residents were asleep when the strikes started Wednesday at a United Nations school sheltering 3,300 Palestinians displaced by the war between Israel and the militant group Hamas.
Beneath the wheat and watermelon fields surrounding this farm community just outside the Gaza Strip lies a threat that helps explain the overwhelming public support in Israel for the war against the Palestinian militant group Hamas.
Scott Sternberg's Band of Outsiders brand announced today that when its New York City flagship store bows on Wooster Street this fall it will include an outpost of the Momofuku Milk Bar that will vend cookies and other edible treats from one of the store's street windows. According to the announcement, the Milk Bar Wooster street window will offer all of its classics (think bagel bombs, cake truffles and cereal milk) "with an emphasis on cookies." It's not surprising given that Sternberg is an avowed cookieophile (with a cookie blog, even!) and has long collaborated with Milk Bar's pastry chef, founder and owner Christina Tosi to create custom cookies to...