The Timbuktu manuscripts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) There were fears last week that Mali's rebels had destroyed thousands of Timbuktu's manuscripts - although it later emerged that the vast majority had been carefully more…

Is Iran's space monkey a fake?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Tehran chalked up a victory against its Western detractors this week by presenting - with considerable fanfare - its first simian space traveller. Iran claimed to more…

Dream home

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…

'Just be nice, cook, and have sex!'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- There is a lot of Steve Harvey in Suzanne Venker's new book, How To Choose a Husband, a 12-step guide for women seeking a lasting union in a more…

White House releases Obama gun photo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) — WASHINGTON -- Two days before President Barack Obama's first trip outside Washington to promote his gun-control proposals, the White House tried to settle a brewing more…

Are these the coolest surfers in America?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Freezing temperatures and high winds would prompt few to call 'surf's up' before barrelling into the icy waves of Minnesota. But in Stony Point which more…

Pets outnumber children 4 to 1 in America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Weekly Standard) In a new book on demographics set to be published next week, Jonathan V. Last writes that pets now outnumber children 4 to 1 in America. more…

President George W. Bush's dog Barney dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Today) Former president George W. Bush's dog Barney has passed away, according to a statement released by the Bush family. "Laura and I are sad to announce that more…

Famed biblical artifact to tour U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Post) The Cyrus Cylinder, cited as extra-biblical evidence of an Old Testament account involving the exile of ancient Jews, is scheduled to make stops at various museums more…

Another Cambrian discovery discredits evolution

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Institute for Creation Research) A fossil creature from the phylum Entoprocta (invertebrate animals that have tentacles and lacking a mineralized skeleton) was found in marked abundance (over 400 more…