Kids scale 2,600-foot cliff to get to school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Time) A village in China’s mountainous west where schoolchildren must climb an 800-meter (2,625-foot)-high bamboo ladder secured to a sheer cliff face may get a set of steel more…

Man reunites tornado victims with lost photos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Springfield News-Leader) Thad Beeler remembers standing in his parents' house in Joplin in May 2011, the morning after a tornado roared through the city. Trees had collapsed onto more…

This might be Hillary's political waterloo

by Jim Fletcher -- [caption id="attachment_3294724" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hillary Clinton[/caption] Summer in south-central Arkansas is hot, muggy, sweaty, sticky. The humidity is bad, too. The Hot Springs area, only a possum-throw from more…

This is what happens to an illiterate society

by Bill Federer -- The earliest human records appeared about 3,000 or 4,000 BC – Sumerian cuneiform on clay tablets in the Mesopotamian Valley. This was followed by Egyptian hieroglyphics on papyrus, more…

Half-baked

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 it more…

Chuck Norris fights for veterans to receive care

by Chuck Norris -- [caption id="attachment_226313" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chuck Norris[/caption] For our veterans to have to wait long periods of time to receive care is not only unacceptable to us, but to more…

Yadda dabba don't: Cops hunt Fred Flintsone

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Fred Flintstone just narrowly avoided getting his ride towed. Officials in Key West, Florida, appealed for information Thursday after a vehicle resembling the stone-age family's "footmobile" more…