Going into debt for friends' weddings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) Wedding season is here. And for the estimated 69 million Americans who will be attending weddings this year, it means shelling out hundreds or even thousands of more…

Woman seeks jail time to quit smoking

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) Nicotine patches apparently just aren't enough for Etta Mae Lopez. The 31-year-old woman allegedly slapped a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy across the face this week to more…

Sun reflecting off dog dish ignited house fire

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Santa Rosa Press-Democrat) Terry and Shay Weisbrich tucked in Wednesday night feeling grateful and astonished that their Bennett Valley country home was not devoured by a fire ignited more…

The language Isaac Newton invented

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) Isaac Newton laid the foundations of modern science. He discovered gravity and the principles governing motion, light, and cooling. He invented a reflecting telescope, counterfeit-proof more…

How to search Internet like a spy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) Try: "filetype:xls site:za confidential" The National Security Agency just declassified a hefty 643-page research manual called Untangling the Web: A Guide to Internet Research (PDF) more…

Stitch

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…

Chuck Norris vs. the caffeinated kids

by Chuck Norris -- Chuck, I appreciated the heads-up last week about the proliferation of caffeine in food and beverage products, but is it really that bad for us? Caffeine has been more…

Rush Limbaugh supports amnesty ... on 1 condition

by Kathy Shaidle -- Rush Limbaugh "I'll support amnesty," Limbaugh said this week, "but they can't vote for 25 years" (FREE audio). Limbaugh suggested the "compromise," knowing full well, "The people for more…