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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…

Texting 'lowers students' grades'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Students who spend long periods each day texting fall behind in their studies but reading newspapers could boost their performance, according to a new study. Women more…

Race fan commits suicide on NASCAR infield

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A spectator committed suicide at an NRA sponsored NASCAR race in Texas last night. Kirk Franklin, 42, of Saginaw, died of a 'self-inflicted injury' following a more…

Archaeologists dig into history of execution

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Der Spiegel) Her interests initially focused on fashion, but then they migrated to murder and decay. Marita Genesis, 42, worked as a runway model for Escada after graduating more…

When IRS guys are smilin'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="duamJ4YTqB5l4S8sGN1g5ORrhCXIqLJK"] The Capitol Steps offer a double feature as they dread the arrival of the federal income tax deadline and welcome Francis as the new pope.  Our more…

Pop star Psy overshadows nuclear threats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) Korean pop star Psy, who got the world to ride invisible horses, hosted a concert in Seoul on Saturday that he hoped could be heard over more…

Sight

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…

Woman awakens from 5-year coma

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!News) When 79-year-old Evie Branan suffered a massive stroke six years ago, it left her in a semicomatose state. Branan was unable to eat, speak, or move on more…

America's 50 most prominent families

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Our country has a long history of family dynasties, from our founding political leaders to newspaper and oil tycoons that shaped society. But what makes for more…