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…

Archaeologists find 3,000-year-old singer's tomb

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE LOCAL, SWITZERLAND) — Swiss archaeologists have discovered the tomb of a female singer dating back almost 3,000 years in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, Antiquities Minister Mohammed more…

Bismarck recordings found in Edison's lab

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE LOCAL, GERMANY) — The only known recordings of Germany’s legendary Chancellor Otto von Bismarck have surfaced in the former laboratory of US inventor Thomas Edison. The New more…

Here's back at you

by -NO AUTHOR- -- We last had an example of a cool "stupid human trick" back in December with a girl who could do something of a pop-and-lock with her eyebrows. Today more…

Amy Winehouse coroner resigns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SPINNER) — As Spinner previously reported, an inquest into the death of Amy Winehouse had ruled the singer's demise the result of "misadventure." Now NME reports that the more…

The song continues...

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES) — “American’s Beloved Gospel Singer” and Montreat resident George Beverly Shea celebrated his 103rd birthday on February 1, and released a new CD, an ultimate collection more…

The song continues...

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES) — “American’s Beloved Gospel Singer” and Montreat resident George Beverly Shea celebrated his 103rd birthday on February 1, and released a new CD, an ultimate collection more…

Operating procedures

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Bad news. 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…