Amputated ears: Source of the Fifth Amendment

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2540315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Star Chamber[/caption] Britain's William Laud had spies listen to pastors' sermon to see if they said anything against the king's ordinances. If they did, more…

'Incredibly venomous' sea snake found in California

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTLA-TV) An "exotic, incredibly venomous" sea snake has been spotted along the Southern California coast, and a local environmental group said the creature was brought to shore courtesy more…

Giant 'hole' in sun is 50 Earths wide

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Space.com) The sun has sprung a leak: A hole in the topmost layer of the sun and its magnetic field, the size of 50 Earths, is letting loose more…

Earliest known draft of King James Bible found

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) The King James Bible is the most widely read work in English literature, a masterpiece of translation whose stately cadences and transcendent phrases have long more…

Color of money

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Ambition. 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…

This is 1 of most pivotal battles in world history

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2540205" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Surrender of General Burgoyne" by John Trumbull[/caption] Her beautiful, long hair was scalped off her head by Indians after she was shot. This was more…

Captain America attacks illegal-immigration opponents

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2540585" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Captain America (Photo: Marvel promotional image)[/caption] An anti-Trump writer at Marvel Comics used the Republican's key issue as a launch-pad for Captain America to more…

Limbaugh: 'Winner of debate was ... Santa Claus'

by Kathy Shaidle -- [caption id="attachment_2441775" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rush Limbaugh[/caption] Rush Limbaugh "The big winner of this debate last night was Santa Claus." Rush Limbaugh wasn't impressed by Hillary Clinton's performance in more…