Oops! All fireworks go at same time

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Atlantic) Folks in San Diego witnessed what was either the worst Fourth of July fireworks celebration – or the absolute best – when a technical malfunction caused more…

Americans tortured to death aboard prison ships

by The editors of Leben -- When he staggered down the gangplank of the prison ship Jersey, Joseph Hiester had accomplished far more than the other Continental soldiers with whom he had been imprisoned more…

Weighing in

by -NO AUTHOR- -- At the doctor's office. 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 more…

Mounted police trade hats for helmets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Jeff Roth reckons he has the best job in San Francisco, even though it just changed for the first time in generations - and if more…

Photographer's crusade: Doomed shelter dogs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) TAOYUAN, Taiwan — The photographer gingerly places a small, mixed-breed puppy on a platform in his makeshift studio at an animal shelter in northern Taiwan. The dog more…

'Ted' punch line offends people with ALS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) A punch line from the movie "Ted" has people with Lou Gehrig's disease crying foul. "From one man to another, I hope you get Lou Gehrig's more…

Fly me to the moon!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Unless you are extremely wealthy, the chances are you'll never get to see the Moon up close. But thanks to this new detailed video from more…