Bantam-sized man was giant legend in history

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2040215" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Kit Carson[/caption] Fur trapper, Indian agent and soldier was Kit Carson. His exploits west of the Mississippi were as famous as Daniel Boone's east. more…

Bin Laden’s compound contained leftist literature

by Kathy Shaidle -- [caption id="attachment_318411" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rush Limbaugh[/caption] Rush Limbaugh Some documents found in Osama bin Laden’s compound were declassified this week, and Rush Limbaugh wasn’t surprised by what was more…

Eiffel Tower shut down over pick pockets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Paris (AFP) - Paris's iconic Eiffel Tower was shut to tourists on Friday as staff walked off the job to protest a surge in gangs of pickpockets roaming more…

Desperate Californians spray-painting grass

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2038895" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Californians are spray-painting grass.[/caption] Gov. Jerry Brown's mandated restrictions on Californians' water usage have led desperate homeowners to hire spray painters to color their more…