This man knew what it took to destroy a republic

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2502645" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lewis Cass[/caption] The Democrat Party's candidate for president in 1848 was Lewis Cass, born Oct. 9, 1782. In 1807, Lewis Cass became the U.S. more…

World's most valuable biscuit up for auction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) What could be the world's most valuable biscuit, which survived the sinking of the Titanic more than a century ago, is to be sold at auction. more…

Duck Dynasty's Willie Robertson stands by Jindal

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2151325" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bobby Jindal[/caption] Willie Robertson, one of the stars of TV's reality hit, "Duck Dynasty," said he's standing by his original pick for president, Gov. more…

Pentagon to deploy 'Iron Man' suits in 2018

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The Pentagon is poised to put a real-life “Iron Man” on the battlefield in under two years’ time, and military officials say the state-of-the-art, sensor-embedded suit more…

Woman, grandson saved from drowning by Christian cross

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2509345" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Clara Gantt (Credit: Screenshot WIS-TV)[/caption] Call it divine intervention, but a woman and her grandson, swept away by swirling flood waters in South Carolina, more…

Rupert Murdoch paints Carson 'real black president'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2447855" align="aligncenter" width="598"] Ben Carson[/caption] Media giant Rupert Murdoch, 84, ignited a national firestorm with a recent tweet that suggested Ben Carson, who's rising quickly in national more…

Police: Man had meth lab in his pants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KCCI-TV) Cedar Rapids police responding to a report of a suspicious subject found a walking meth lab Monday, KCRG-TV reported. Police spokesman Greg Buelow told KCRG that 46-year-old more…

Pet-store owner attacked by 20-foot python

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (People) A reptile store owner was hospitalized on Monday after being attacked by a 20-ft. python. Authorities said Terry Wilkins, who owns Captive Born Reptiles in Newport, Kentucky, more…

Digital dependence 'eroding human memory'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) An over-reliance on using computers and search engines is weakening people's memories, according to a study. It showed many people use computers instead of memorising information. more…