Snow plow buries boys in parking lot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Two boys trapped in a snow pile in the Hudson Valley for several hours after a plow buried them were able to survive thanks more…

Turkey on your table not like its ancestors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Discovery) The estimated 45 million turkeys that many Americans eat on Thanksgiving are genetically distinct from their wild turkey ancestors. "Ancient turkeys weren't your Butterball," Rob Fleischer, head more…

Finding aliens harder now

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New Scientist) No wonder life is crammed into every niche on the planet. DNA can survive blasting into space and back on the outside of a rocket. Cora more…

Thanksgiving science: Gratitude is good for you

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) Thanksgiving may be the only major American holiday focused on giving thanks for all of life's blessings, but gratitude isn't just a good excuse for chowing down more…

Gobbling up

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…

Burt Reynolds selling memorabilia to pay mortgage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) Burt Reynolds is selling off hundreds of personal items from his Hollywood career because he's facing financial ruin. More than 600 items, including a Golden more…