Estate

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…

Keeping America 'under blessings of Almighty God'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1891005" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Abraham Lincoln[/caption] The federal government's revenue before the Civil War came mostly from tariff taxes on imports, the majority of which were collected from more…

Intrepid student gets letter from 'dead' president

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1857485" align="aligncenter" width="607"] Harry S Truman[/caption] Editor's note: The following excerpt from James Rogan's latest book, "And Then I Met … Stories of Growing Up, Meeting Famous more…

Cat's bricked-in ordeal ends after 27 days

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Simba, from Meckenheim, North Rhine-Westphalia, was freed by firefighters after a neighbour heard a scratching sound in her newly-renovated bathroom. "It's a miracle, a gift," owner more…

45 years ago, Apollo 13 launches for the moon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (History) After its successful launch 45 years ago, the spacecraft Apollo 13 and its crew of three—commander Jim Lovell, command module pilot Jack Swigert and lunar module pilot more…

I do, do, do and do

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WNBC-TV) A New York City woman accused of getting married 10 times over an 11-year period as part of an apparent immigration scam pleaded not guilty to felony more…

Massive online Lincoln archive in the works

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Computerworld) As the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's assassination approaches, a massive digital archive is in the works that will be home to more than 100,000 documents more…