Armed forces or praetorian guard?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2015185" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Armed Forces Day celebration[/caption] Army Day, Navy Day and Air Force Day were combined in 1949 to be Armed Forces Day, celebrated the third more…

Johnny Depp's dogs flee Australia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) Actor Johnny Depp's dogs are expected to leave Australia to evade a death threat, the country's agriculture minister has said. Barnaby Joyce had said Boo and Pistol more…

B.B. King dies at 89

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer GFcxQ0Zf] B.B. King, the "King of Blues," died at the age of 89 in hospice care in Las Vegas, suffering in part from dehydration. The legend had diabetes and more…

Warnings of 'paid agitators' dates back 90 years

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2002485" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Calvin Coolidge[/caption] President Calvin Coolidge warned in a speech given May 15, 1926, at the College of William and Mary, in Williamsburg, Virginia: "But more…

Resort

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…

China: Citizens, police fighting over corpses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ChinaFile) On the morning of March 16, 48-year-old Huang Shunfang went to her local hospital located in Fanghu Township in the central Chinese province of Henan. Her doctor more…

$9 computer raises $1 million on Kickstarter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer LqGLzdLA] (CNN/Money) In five days, a $9 computer has raised more than $1 million on Kickstarter. The dirt-cheap computer is CHIP, a 2.5-inch motherboard that costs about more…