Cubs make history with win over Cardinals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — CHICAGO - The championship-starved fans danced in the aisles Tuesday at Wrigley Field, screamed until their lungs ached, clapped until their hands were raw and shook more…

What kind of government 'terrifies evil doers'?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2523655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] King Charles II signing land grant to William Penn[/caption] British Navy Admiral Sir William Penn captured Jamaica from the Spanish in 1655. He established more…

Genders away! U.S. military stuns with new uniforms

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2528735" align="aligncenter" width="610"] The U.S. Navy plans to go "gender-blind" with new uniforms and hats issued to sailors in 2016. (Image: U.S. Navy)[/caption] Welcome to the U.S. more…

Tweet THIS! Twitter has massive job cuts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey may have spoken too soon back in June when he described the company’s direction as "extremely strong and beautiful." The San more…

Is brevity better in books?

by Jim Fletcher -- Helping a friend move recently, I noted with some satisfaction the three boxes no one wanted to pick up were heavy boxes of books. With a smug Barney more…

Compulsive texting takes toll on teens

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WELL.BLOGS.NYTIMES) — Does your teenager have a texting problem? Teenagers use text messaging more than any other mode of communication, so it may be hard to tell. But more…

Christians give pizza gal astonishing tip

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer kDMuOCoB] (COLUMBUS DISPATCH) — A Domino's pizza driver was brought to tears last Sunday after receiving a huge surprise while delivering a pizza to a church in more…

Schools spooked, pull U-turn on Halloween

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW HAVEN REGISTER) — MILFORD, Connecticut — Halloween - unless one’s religion deems it satanic, sinful and worthy of godly condemnation - conjures images of carefree children dressed as more…