America shaped Swede who saved Jews

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) I want to explain why I chose to hitchhike," wrote Swedish student Raoul Wallenberg in a letter home in 1932, after travelling across America. "To more…

America's 1st poet blazed godly trail

by The editors of Leben -- It was early morning when Anne Bradstreet looked out on the pile of ashes that the night before had been her home for 20 years. She had given more…

Man deliberately slices arms at Home Depot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24729742&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=320&width=425" height=320 width=425 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] WEST COVINA, Calif. (AP) — A man deliberately cut himself with saws in the aisles of a Home Depot store in more…

Eel removed from man's colon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) Do not try this at home. Do not try this anywhere. Just do not try it. A man in China's southeastern Guangdong province admitted himself to more…

African family eats French prez's camel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) The president of France will soon get a "bigger and better-looking" camel after an apparent misunderstanding led to a West African family eating the original camel more…

Hollywood embraces censorship in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Hollywood continues its collaboration with Chinese censors even as it pushes back against U.S. attempts to limit violent content in film and television in the aftermath more…

2,000-year-old ritual bath uncovered in Jerusalem

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) The remains of a 2,000-year-old ritual bath have come to light in Jerusalem, Israeli archaeologists say. The unusually complex bath was uncovered near the modern-day more…

'Entire streets' of Roman London uncovered in city

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) An archaeological dig in the heart of the City "will transform our understanding" of Roman London, experts claim. About 10,000 finds have been discovered, including writing more…

18th-century tombstones deciphered with 3D tech

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Truro Daily) A Mount Allison anthropology professor is using new technology to preserve the past. Grant Aylesworth has begun a project, in partnership with the archaeological services unit more…

Dr. Seuss meets Holocaust in student-made film

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Dr. Seuss isn’t a narrative form typically associated with the Holocaust, but a group of students in Boston channeled the iconic children’s book author for more…