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…

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…