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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…