American sets world record in decathlon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — Meter by meter, Ashton Eaton kept swallowing up real estate on a track that has always felt like home. Second by second, the clock on more…

Kung Fu princess turns tables on attackers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Two teenage thugs got what they deserved last Friday when a woman they tried to attack turned out to be martial arts pro. Priscilla Dang, 23, more…

'Mugly' wins world's ugliest dog title

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — A Chinese crested's short snout, beady eyes and white whiskers earned it the title of World's Ugliest Dog at the annual contest in Northern California on more…

Up a tree

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Proves unbearable. 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 more…

Film to portray Jesus as product of rape

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Post) "If you look at the man, it's clear you have a person who was completely innovative in the field of ethics," Verhoeven has said about his more…

Human-powered helicopter breaks world record

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New Scientist) Last year, engineering students at the University of Maryland in College Park tried to set a record for flying a human-powered helicopter. Today they are at more…

How a blind hymn writer consoled a president

by The editors of Leben -- Under intense persecution, hundreds of Puritan preachers, followed by tens of thousands from their flocks in the Old Country, answered freedom's beckoning call and headed for America. Governor more…