'Radical' Republican president righted wrongs

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1941195" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ulysses S. Grant[/caption] Born April 27, 1822, into a Methodist family in Ohio, he was nominated at age 17 for a position at West more…

Daily TV linked to weight gain in kindergartners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EurekAlert!) New research shows that it doesn't take much for kids to be considered couch potatoes. Kindergartners and first-graders who watched as little as one hour of television more…

New evidence against global warming

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – Two new reports suggest doomsday warnings about global warming are, well, full of hot air or worse. A Duke University-led study concluded warming hasn't happened as more…

Parents fighting secret government tests

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Parents are pulling their students out of Common Core testing procedures by the droves, and now someone has leaked test material onto the Internet. It's just the beginning more…

'Opinions of men are not the object of government'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1941025" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Landing at Cape Henry, 1607[/caption] Thomas Jefferson wrote in his "Autobiography" (1821): "The first settlers of Virginia were Englishmen, loyal subjects to their King more…