Eternal life 'half baked' in Hollywood

by Drew Zahn -- "The Wolverine," the now sixth movie starring, featuring or creating background for the comic book character by the same name, clearly began with some good ideas. The disgruntled more…

Track star

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 more…

What's it mean to be a real hero?

by Drew Zahn -- What does it mean to be a "hero?" Ever since WND-TV debuted the new series "Zero to Superhero," tracking the ordinary, overweight Jeeves Urquhart's quest to become a more…

Man bites snake for revenge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMES OF INDIA) — An angry farmer who was bitten by a snake bit it back and killed the reptile in a retaliatory attack, in Betul district of more…

Chubster chef faces deportation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW ZEALAND PRESS) — A medically obese South African man has been told he is too fat for New Zealand, despite losing 30 kilograms since he moved to more…

NBC orders Hillary Clinton miniseries

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BROADCASTING & CABLE) — NBC has ordered a four-hour miniseries based on the life of Hillary Rodham Clinton that will star Diane Lane, NBC entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt more…

Ground Zero photo too 'rah-rah' American?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — This iconic picture of firefighters raising the stars and stripes in the rubble of Ground Zero was nearly excluded from the 9/11 Memorial Museum — because more…

Scientists stop light completely

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Scientists in Germany have succeeded in stopping light - the fastest thing in the universe - for a whole minute, smashing earlier records. Researchers at more…