Girl Scouts welcomes transgenders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Transgender girls are welcome in the Girl Scouts of the United States of America, a stance that has attracted controversy from some conservative groups over the past more…

Surviving

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…

Josh Duggar in child-molestation scandal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Josh Duggar, the 27-year-old eldest son of "19 Kids and Counting" stars Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar, has responded to reports he was once accused of molesting five underage more…

'Not a ship was launched without proper prayers'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2028565" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Robert Fulton[/caption] The SS Savannah left May 22, 1819, from Savannah, Georgia, and 25 days later arrived in Liverpool, England, completing the first trans-Atlantic more…

To Kill a Mockingbird, Again

by Jim Fletcher -- [caption id="attachment_2027285" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harper Lee[/caption] When it was announced in February that a new Harper Lee novel was in the offing, writers and readers the world over more…

Here is an actual job application for al-Qaida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (IJReview) The U.S. government has just declassified many documents, some of which were found at Osama bin Laden's Abbottabad compound during the 2012 raid that ended in the more…

Boy Scouts leader: End ban on 'gay' adults

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) — The national president of the Boy Scouts, Robert Gates, says the organization's longstanding ban on participation by openly gay adults is no longer sustainable more…

Ray Rice domestic-violence charges dismissed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A domestic-violence charge was dismissed Thursday against Ray Rice, the former Baltimore Ravens running back who was captured on video knocking out his fiancée in an more…

ISIS releases 'tourist guide to the caliphate'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Arabiya) A British militant has released an e-book comparing the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria's self-declared "caliphate" to a "plush holiday resort" in an attempt to convince more…