Woman has platinum heart implanted in her eye

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) A New York City woman had a platinum heart implanted in her eyeball as a "conversation maker," according to news reports. The woman, Lucy Luckayanko, told more…

Scottsboro Boys get posthumous pardon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Alabama granted posthumous pardons on Thursday to three of the Scottsboro Boys, a group of black teenagers whose fight against false charges that they raped two more…

Burnett, Downey take 'The Bible' music on road

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Mark Burnett and Roma Downey's "The Bible" franchise continues to grow in unexpected ways. Up next? A 16-city music tour featuring some of today's most popular more…

Actress launches 'war on Internet slime'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Emma Thompson has been away in the U.S. for two weeks, promoting her latest film Saving Mr Banks, which opens here next Friday. In it, more…

Maccabee mansion found under Jerusalem home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel21c) The eye-catching gold ring on Miriam Siebenberg's finger is a replica of a 2,000-year-old bronze key-on-a-ring excavated from underneath her home in Jerusalem's Jewish Quarter. What did more…

Nation pauses to remember JFK assassination

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- Five decades after it served as the backdrop for a nation's grief and disbelief, Dallas' Dealey Plaza took center stage once again Friday as Americans commemorated the more…

Why Obama is worse than a socialist

by Kathy Shaidle -- Michael Savage Dr. Savage was incensed by the number of "radical left-wing social engineers" who received the Presidential Medal of Freedom this week. Instead of awarding such an more…

Dad hid Jews, and we all pitched in

by The editors of Leben -- [caption id="attachment_571311" align="alignright" width="252" caption="Henry and Grace Hulstein, holding their torn-up mortgage, which had been paid off as a gift from a grateful Jewish community for their rescue more…