Where the Bible's Gideon and Saul fought

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JERUSALEM POST) — On the southeastern side of the Jezreel Valley, Mount Gilboa stretches like a fence that once marked the northernmost boundary of the tribe of Manasseh. more…

Nepali girls 'wed' god in ancient ritual

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMES OF INDIA) — Nine-year-old Bhintuna sat smiling in jewellery and a red and gold brocade bridal dress as she held a tray of offerings, waiting for her more…

Science behind 'negative image' illusion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YAHOO!GAMES) — Stare at the red dot on this woman's nose for thirty seconds. Then, look over at a blank white space (a piece of paper or an more…

Kick the can

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The economy. 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 more…

Jackie Mason to retire after 47 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JERUSALEM POST) — Veteran stand-up comedian Jackie Mason is to retire from performing live, bringing the curtain down on his 47-year career. The controversial funnyman, 75, has been more…

Scientists puzzled by region outside solar system

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — A glimpse beyond our solar system reveals the neighborhood just outside the sun's influence is different and stranger than expected, scientists reported Tuesday. One oddity is more…