'The Patriot' actress dies at 21

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="draXY0bzqC8wSikJ8fQrVmymSqJYW5vQ" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (ABC NEWS) Actress Skye McCole Bartusiak, who portrayed Mel Gibson's young daughter in the 2000 film "The Patriot," died in her Houston home, her mother more…

Another day, another sinkhole in Florida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ORLANDO SENTINEL) A large sinkhole has forced authorities in Hernando County to close off an intersection in a residential area of Spring Hill. While several homes were evacuated, more…

Iraq vet cited for 14 pet ducks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MARION STAR) WEST LAFAYETTE — Darin Welker is facing a citation and a hearing in Coshocton Municipal Court for owning 14 ducks, as they are in violation of more…

Reagan's index cards of 1-liners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) March 30, 1981: John Hinckley Jr. fires six shots at President Ronald Reagan. A bullet lodges an inch away from his heart. Reagan is rushed into the more…

TV star James Garner dies at 86

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — Actor James Garner, whose whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western "Maverick" led to a stellar career in TV and films such as "The Rockford Files" more…

Doggone

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…

Poop-smoked beer not yet approved by FDA

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Eatocracy) In this week’s do-not-miss world of beer news, it appears the Icelandic brewery Borg Brugghús has created a beer that gets its unique taste characteristics from, yes more…

Fake 'aviation expert' pranks MSNBC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Caller) Cable news network MSNBC and anchor Krystal Ball both fell for a prank caller Thursday, putting on the air a fake Army Sgt. who claimed he more…