Death of a friend led to surprising birth

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1707825" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Adoniram Judson[/caption] The groans of a dying man kept him awake in the little inn outside New York. But he was hardened to the more…

Have you read world's 2nd best-selling book?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2370725" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Map of 'The Pilgrim's Progress'[/caption] John Bunyan, at age 16, joined the Parliamentary Army during the English Civil War in 1644. He then learned more…

University students demand free tuition for blacks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Black students should be offered free tuition and housing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison because blacks were legally barred from education during slavery and more…

'Going to church doesn't make you a Christian'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2952624" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Billy Sunday preaching[/caption] A baseball star, Billy Sunday played for the Chicago White Stockings in the 1880s and later the Philadelphia Phillies. Born during more…

Could atheist Bill Nye really 'save the world'?

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_3484144" align="aligncenter" width="610"] Ken Ham and Bill Nye[/caption] Two coming projects that feature TV personality Bill Nye, the "science guy," show how much science has become like politics, according to more…

Earth's brand-new continent hiding in plain sight

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) Kids are frequently taught that seven continents exist: Africa, Asia, Antarctica, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America. Geologists, who look at the rocks (and tend more…