Gravity light set to illuminate developing world

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) A British company is offering a safe and efficient alternative to the dangerous kerosene lamps that are in wide use throughout the developing world. You can either more…

Oscar contender on West Bank irks many

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) An Oscar-nominated documentary about this West Bank hamlet has managed to infuriate people on both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian divide. In Israel, some are asking why more…

Model planned 'abuse' speech day of her murder

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — Reeva Steenkamp, the stunning model allegedly shot to death by her boyfriend Oscar Pistorius on Valentine's day, had planned on drawing on her past abusive relationship more…

Norway TV: 12-hour wood-burning program

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) It may be a slow burner but will it fire up the audience? Norwegian public TV is broadcasting a programme showing a crackling fireplace - for more…

Inside Herod's house

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) The private household of King Herod has been laid bare in a new exhibition being held at a museum in Israel. Herod the Great: The more…

Feathers fly over duck-poop complaints

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (South Florida Sun-Sentinel) Ducks are a fact of life for anyone who lives near ponds, lakes and canals in South Florida. But it's the gunk they leave behind more…

Lost

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…

Chuck Norris tames sugar-craving beast

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Chuck, I'm a full-blown sugar-aholic. Do you have any advice for conquering the cravings and trimming down the sweet tooth? – "Chronic for the Confection" In Part 1, more…

The left's love affair with lunacy

by Kathy Shaidle -- Rush Limbaugh Limbaugh tried to explain why so many Americans – even some in the major media – treated rogue LAPD officer Christopher Dorner as some kind of more…