WWII veteran who captured Japan's Tojo dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) John J. Wilpers Jr., the last surviving member of the U.S. Army intelligence unit that captured former Japanese prime minister Hideki Tojo after World War II, more…

How Harlem influenced Dietrich Bonhoeffer

by The editors of Leben -- There is a time and a place for a book to be written. Such is clearly the case with Eric Metaxas's "Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy." It is more…

Angels

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…

Processed meat 'early death' link

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) Sausages, ham, bacon and other processed meats appear to increase the risk of dying young, a study of half a million people across Europe suggests. It concluded more…

Locusts swarm into Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (N.Y. TIMES) JERUSALEM — For many Israelis, the biblical comparisons were irresistible: locusts were swarming across the border from Egypt three weeks before Passover, like a vivid enactment of the eighth more…

Russell Crowe defends UFO photos

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) Did Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe really capture photos of a UFO outside his office in Australia, passing over Sydney's Royal Botanic Gardens? Or was it just more…

Hindenberg mystery solved?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Post) In a span of 37 seconds, the once luxurious and futuristic LZ 129 Hindenburg burst into flames and disintegrated, taking 36 lives on its way down. more…