Nation formation: 'Miracles do not cluster'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1940775" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Signing of the Constitution[/caption] "Done ... the seventeenth day of September, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty seven." more…

'So you tried to make a bomb?'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN)When Ahmed Mohamed went to his high school in Irving, Texas, Monday, he was so excited. A teenager with dreams of becoming an engineer, he wanted to show more…

Mason Darrow, Princeton lineman, outs self

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2430885" align="aligncenter" width="600"] One of Princeton's offensive lineman has announced he's gay.[/caption] Princeton University's 6-foot-5, 285-pound offensive lineman Mason Darrow has come out as the program's first more…

This was mankind's '2nd chance'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2424215" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Signing the Mayflower Compact[/caption] Sept. 16, 1620, according to the Gregorian calendar, 102 passengers set sail on the Pilgrims' ship, Mayflower. Their 66-day journey more…

2 students killed in school-bus crash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- HOUSTON (WPVI) -- Two high school students were killed and two other students and their driver seriously injured after a school bus crashed in Houston, Texas. School officials more…

University seeks to ban 'expressions of intolerance'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MRCTV.ORG) — Just months after the University of California was criticized for its “recognizing microaggressions” handout, the University of California Board of Regents will be considering a policy more…

37 charged in fraternity-hazing death

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A grand jury has recommended charges against three dozen members of a New York City college fraternity in connection with the death of a freshman who more…

Homeschoolers sue state over 'home intrusion'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — Nothing really changed after a New Jersey state social worker banged on Christopher and Nicole Zimmer’s front door, and yet everything was different. Over the more…

This is the basis of hope for modern civilization

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2423325" align="aligncenter" width="600"] William H. Taft[/caption] He was the only U.S. president to also serve as chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. He had previously been more…