This academy trains soldiers to fight 'power of evil'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2094695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland[/caption] The United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland, graduated its first class on June 10, 1854. The more…

'Bama recruits 8th-grade linebacker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN Today, Jesus Machado Sr. hopes, is the day everything will change. Today is the day he will finally beat his son in Madden. Jesus Machado Jr. and more…

For taxpayers, this is a grim day in history

by Bill Federer -- Withholding taxes from paychecks began June 9, 1943. Congress passed it as an emergency measure during World War II to get money to fight Hitler. Withholding taxes was more…

Illegal alien earns Ph.D from university

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Getting a Ph.D is challenging enough. But for Yuriana Aguilar, 26, there was an extra obstacle. Though she has lived in the United States since she more…

Mysterious 'music' heard from inside star

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer kjKvEncs] (METRO) — Don’t freak out or anything, but someone just recorded a weird noise coming from INSIDE a star. Weirdly, the noises sound like the moans more…

Andrew Jackson: The good, the bad and the ugly

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2087895" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Andrew Jackson[/caption] His Scots-Irish parents emigrated from Ireland two years before his birth. At age 13, Andrew Jackson joined a local militia to fight more…