Dog owners bark at background-check bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WSJ) A North Carolina lawmaker says he was caught off guard by the angry responses he got to a bill that would require the owners of pit bulls, mastiffs and more…

Watch sun burp, boil and roil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xxYWM3YjoI6JhOYokMm4ATkYhSWJOSxg"] (Toronto National Post) It's the job of NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory to keep an eye on the sun, a job the SDO has presented in a more…

Meet John Boehner's future son-in-law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) This is the Jamaican-born fiancé of House Speaker John Boehner's daughter, pictured just weeks before their upcoming nuptials. The construction worker was spotted enjoying a more…

5 living presidents toast Bush library

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) DALLAS — Amid tight security and with all the pomp afforded to the nation’s highest office, presidents and dignitaries from around the world gathered here Thursday more…

Dentist's office proclaims Word of God in art

by Marisa Martin -- "There are more things in heaven and earth," marveled Shakespeare's Hamlet, "than are dreamt of in your philosophy." Putting aside phantoms and bloody fingers for a moment, the more…

Lab

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…

3 years of solar activity packed into 3 minutes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hlNDk2YjqRgr7E00U1vYulyS1oAM3MlX"] (IRISH INDEPENDENT) — The space agency NASA has created a time-lapse video of images of the sun taken over the past three years. The agency Solar more…

Track star quits team to save stranger's life

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24760809&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=320&width=425" height=320 width=425 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (CBSNEWS) — University of New Hampshire senior track and field star Cameron Lyle has trained for eight years for more…