What kind of government 'terrifies evil doers'?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2523655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] King Charles II signing land grant to William Penn[/caption] British Navy Admiral Sir William Penn captured Jamaica from the Spanish in 1655. He established more…

Ahmed the 'clock boy' on celebrity tour in Saudi Arabia

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2527805" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Clock Boy" Ahmed Mohamed, center, and his family tour the Qatar Foundation in Doha, Qatar, Oct. 4, 2015. (Image: Qatar Foundation)[/caption] Texas teenager Ahmed more…

Compulsive texting takes toll on teens

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WELL.BLOGS.NYTIMES) — Does your teenager have a texting problem? Teenagers use text messaging more than any other mode of communication, so it may be hard to tell. But more…

Schools spooked, pull U-turn on Halloween

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW HAVEN REGISTER) — MILFORD, Connecticut — Halloween - unless one’s religion deems it satanic, sinful and worthy of godly condemnation - conjures images of carefree children dressed as more…

The Iron Lady speaks again

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2523455" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Margaret Thatcher[/caption] Known as "The Iron Lady" for her stand against communism, Margaret Thatcher was born Oct. 13, 1925. She became the first woman more…

School suspends boy for battlefield cross T-shirt

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2522875" align="aligncenter" width="601"] A student was suspended for wearing the battlefield cross on his T-shirt (Credit: Screen shot Fox News)[/caption] A 13-year-old boy, Alan Holmes, was sent more…

Rahm blames Chicago crime wave on 'fetal' cops

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_664309" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Rahm Emanuel[/caption] Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the city's cops have no desire to find themselves the target of a Black Lives Matter campaign, more…

School 1st in U.S. to dump chairs for kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — Companies across the country are ditching traditional workspaces and "raising" employees' desks with standing desks. They're so popular the White House wants $700,000 to buy them more…

No trick! School system bans Halloween

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CONNECTICUT POST) — Milford parents and other residents are outraged by the school district’s recent decision to ban the popular Halloween parades at the city’s elementary schools, due more…