1st French settlement in America met grisly fate

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2150715" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Fort Caroline, Florida, 1564[/caption] The Pilgrims fled England to Holland. When Spain threatened to invade Holland, the Pilgrims considered sailing to Guyana in South more…

'Racist' brownie brings cops to 3rd-grade party

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER) — On June 16, police were called to an unlikely scene: an end-of-the-year class party at the William P. Tatem Elementary School in Collingswood. A third more…

College drops suspension of Young Republicans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CIRCANEWS) — The College Republicans at the UC Irvine are claiming victory, following the reversal of a decision by administrators to suspend them for a year. “It’s a more…

They don't make senators like they used to

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2148885" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Henry Clay[/caption] "I would rather be right than president," answered Henry Clay, when told his abolitionist position would cost him the election. Henry Clay more…

Grexit? Brexit? Now some calling for Clexit

by Bob Unruh -- First there was Grexit, the prospect of Greece exiting the Europe Union, which didn't happen. Then came Brexit, the British voters' stunning decision to leave the "superstate." Now more…

Forget teachers: Amazon to educate children

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Just ahead of the back-to-school season, Amazon plans to make a major foray into the education technology market for primary and secondary schools, a territory that more…