A song

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…

Passover items used in WWII found at death camp

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Jerusalem Post) The Israel-based Shem Olam Holocaust and Faith Institute on Thursday showcased items that may have been used for Passover rituals at the Chelmno death camp in more…

Melting ice reveals pre-Viking tunic

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) A pre-Viking woollen tunic found beside a thawing glacier in south Norway shows how global warming is proving something of a boon for archaeology, scientists said on more…

Kon-Tiki sails again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Smithsonian Magazine) The most harrowing scene in Kon-Tiki, the new Oscar-nominated Norwegian film about the greatest sea voyage of modern times, turns out to be a fish story. more…

Ban on Passover sacrifice gets groups' goat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) The Association of Temple Organizations, refused permission to perform its annual Passover sacrifice reenactment by the Jerusalem Veterinary Services, has submitted a legal petition to more…

YouTube pulls plug on bloody bullfights

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) The Internet video portal YouTube caused outrage on Thursday when it pulled the plug on a channel specializing in bullfights because it showed too much blood. more…

Royal wedding paves way for Reformation

by The editors of Leben -- When Kate Middleton walked down the aisle of Westminster Abbey, no doubt most of the audience of two billion assumed that this was a British tradition carefully followed more…

Essential step aspiring authors skip

by Jim Fletcher -- A hallmark of most writers is ego as big as the Grand Canyon. Or Australia. Most of us would deny such, but it's basically true. A fellow writer more…

Iditarod plans changes after sled-dog death

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Changes are planned for Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race following the asphyxiation death of a dog that was buried in snow by extreme winds, organizers more…