Divers survive close encounter with great white

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The West Australian) Two diving mates who fended off a 4m white pointer shark on Saturday near Geraldton have described the close encounter as a "life-changing experience". Nathan more…

Summer marks Woody Guthrie centennial

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Oakland Tribune) Woody Guthrie will always be remembered as the guy who wrote "This Land is Your Land." But he was so much more. If you're not sure more…

29 Papua New Guinea cannibals charged

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) Papua New Guinea police arrested 29 members of an alleged cannibal cult and charged them with the murder of at least seven suspected witch doctors. "They don't more…

They once tried to kill each other

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WCCO-TV) Two men, who tried to kill each other 40 years ago, met at the Minneapolis airport this afternoon. Dan Cherry and New Yen Hong Me were fighter more…

Film producer Richard Zanuck dies at 77

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) Richard D. Zanuck, one of the most legendary and influential figures in the history of the movie business, died Friday morning at age 77. Zanuck more…

Communist 'Monopoly' board game goes global

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Wonder what it was like to queue for hours for toilet paper or butter in communist-era Poland? Now you can experience the 'boredom' thanks to a more…

Shark tourism banned after 4 attacks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TravelersToday) Swimming with sharks may be a fun bucket list item to attempt, but those in Western Australia are calling for bans on shark tourism after four attacks more…

Uncorked

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Falls flat. 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 more…

'God' of action heroes returns to screen

by Drew Zahn -- Some of Hollywood's biggest action stars and tough guys admit all the macho jokes don't do the legend justice: Being in the presence of Chuck Norris is a more…