Kicking the habit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its Laughlines forum and brings more…

Bionic eye gives woman sight

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBC) — After 20 years of total blindness, an Australian woman has seen flashes of light and shapes thanks to a bionic eye implant. Dianne Ashworth, 54, lost more…

Don't let the socialists win!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) -- The Republican and Democratic national conventions have the country thinking about the state of our increasingly socialistic government. Britain’s Iron Lady, Margaret Thatcher, hit the more…

Protester vs. protester at 'Romneyville' camp

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WTSP-TV) Tampa, Florida -- A man staying at a makeshift protest camp near the Republican National Convention has been arrested and charged with armed battery on a fellow more…

Dam nears collapse due to Issac

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Officials rushed to evacuate more than 100 nursing home residents from Plaquemines Parish, an area with a reputation for weathering storms and perhaps the hardest hit more…

Federal court rejects Texas voter-ID law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS/AP) WASHINGTON - A federal court has ruled against a Texas law that would require voters to present photo IDs to election officials before being allowed to cast more…

Unemployment applications flat at 374,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits was unchanged last week at a seasonally adjusted 374,000, suggesting slow improvement in the job market. The Labor more…

Drifter eats cat, wears guts around neck

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) An Arizona drifter who skinned a cat and wore its tail and innards around his neck was sentenced to two years in prison on Wednesday. An more…

'Blue moon' on Neil Armstrong funeral day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — There's a rare 'blue moon' on Friday, a fitting wink to Neil Armstrong by the cosmic calendar. That's the day of a private service for Armstrong, the more…