1. Judge: Zimmerman was ready to flee


    ... money he raised through online donations. It appears to this court that .. the money only had ... wrote. The defense attorney Mark OMara presented no evidence to negate the courts impression

  2. Boy, 4, says angels sang to him while lifeless

    ... telling his parents things he could not have known. "Mom, I have two sisters," he said. "You had ... had before Colton was born. Colton went on to tell his mom that she was a girl and, "she looked ... for an appendix that had ruptured five days earlier. When it was all over, Colton survived

  3. A skeptic looks at Easter

    ... school, and back to my mom again. I learned to be self-sufficient and had to develop survival skills ... at all. I was passed off from living with my mom, to living with grandparents, to aunts, to military ... had trusted let me down. But I always longed for something pure, true and good. Because

  4. Are you man enough to say 'no' to Girl Scout cookies?

    ... . I began my own cookie boycott about 15 years ago when I realized the Girl Scouts had taken a hard ... Are you man (or woman) enough to say "no" to a child? Before you answer this question, consider ... they cave in to this pressure. I offer our $17 trillion national debt as Exhibit A. Now, bring it down

  5. In the beginning

    ... ?" The mother answered, "God made Adam and Eve and they had children, and so was all mankind made ... ." Two days later the child asked her father the same question. The father answered, "Many years ago ... and said, "Mom, how is it possible that you told me the human race was created by God, and Dad said

  6. Steve Jobs' last words: 'Oh wow!'

    ... was speaking to angels," mom told me. At least that is what she had told her family gathered around her bed. Click to read the full column. ... When I was a lad, my mother told me about the death of her grandmother in the 1920s. "She

  7. Kids beating puberty's clock?

    ... , of course, to "precocious puberty." But, don't feel bad. Because I had never heard of it either ... until I saw a report on ABC's July 25 "Good Morning America," where Diane Sawyer, a mom, a daughter ... this was the onset of puberty. However, at a dinner, a friend of the mom had a little girl who had "precocious

  8. Girl, 10, charged with raping 4-year-old boy


    ... track with my friend and then my Mom called my friend and she told me that my Mom said I had to come ... faces some very tough allegations. She says, "I was at the track with my friend cuz I like running ... Mother didn't want her to come home because it was late. Her Mom wanted her home because this 4th

  9. Remembering Mom on Mother's Day

    ... telling Mom about some perceived injustice I had suffered in my day, expecting her to pour streams ... , but in which I felt wholly inadequate. It seems Mom had advice for every situation. As a teen-ager just ... starting to date, it was Mom who reminded me that I was a child of God and had great value

  10. My mother's last gift to me

    ... passing before my eyes. Mom was fighting to hang on, and as I watched her struggle, I wondered ... own time came. Would it be similar to what mom was experiencing? Who would be around me, or would I ... be alone? As I thought about eternity, and in "Whom" I had placed my faith pursuant to same, I