WWII Christmas cards delivered 71 years late

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Christmas greetings from German soldiers occupying the British island of Jersey during the Second World War have finally been delivered 71 years later. Stolen by a more…

Why Rudolph's nose is so bright

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer's snout has been immortalised in movies, books and song. But until now, no-one has offered a scientific explanation for the glow that more…

Has biblical Sela been found?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Biblical Archaeology Review) In one of the Old Testament's colder and more brutal episodes, King Amaziah of Judah (c. 801–783 B.C.), after having slain nearly 10,000 Edomites in more…

Man dead for 2 days on hospital toilet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) A 57-year-old man was dead on a hospital toilet for one and a half days before being discovered by staff, it has emerged. The man had more…

Robert Griffin III fined $10,000 for wrong shirt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Chicago Tribune) Now that is one expensive shirt. Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III was fined $10,000 by the NFL for wearing "unauthorized apparel" to his postgame news more…