'Savants' amaze world with creative talent

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_255849" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Yoshio Nomura, with his "wagashi""][/caption] Yoshio Nomura was slumped into a chair studiously regarding the work of his hands and evading the eyes of more…

Have books become 'misfit toys'?

by Jim Fletcher -- Michael Hyatt tweeted that it happened faster than he had anticipated; and that's something, coming from the chairman of Thomas Nelson publishers. Hyatt is one of the gurus more…

Hunting guide

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…

Shotgun-wielding mom thwarts toddler kidnap

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FRESNO BEE) A mother fought off an intruder who tried to abduct her 2-year-old daughter and then used a shotgun to chase the man away Tuesday morning west more…

Fla. Hooters welcomes Biden to N. Carolina

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEEKLYSTANDARD) — Vice President Joe Biden cancelled his scheduled trip to the Republican convention in Tampa because of the threat of bad weather, but that has not stopped more…

Skydiver

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…

Not even Obama can squash 'The American Spirit'

by Jim Fletcher -- Whenever the fog from Washington, D.C.'s Foggy Bottom blows across the country, rest assured it will blow right back out. And when it does, American exceptionalism is still more…