How 'the bloody butcher' met his bloody end

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4043581" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Battle of Cowpens[/caption] "The bloody butcher" is what colonists called British Colonel Banastre Tarleton. He let his dragoons bayonet and hack hundreds of surrendering more…

Antarctic base abandoned as crack grows in ice

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Scientists at the British Antarctic Survey are abandoning their research station for the first time ever this winter after a new worrying crack developed in the more…

Last man to walk on moon dies at 82

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last of only a dozen men to walk on the moon who returned to Earth with a message of "peace more…

Big cash for Christian booted in 'gay' dispute

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE COLLEGE FIX) — A lawsuit against Missouri State University that alleged the school kicked a Christian student out of its master’s degree program for saying he would more…

Students give higher marks to 'hot' professors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE COLLEGE FIX) — Voters in the U.S., Europe and Australia allegedly prefer conservative politicians because they are better-looking than liberals, and American students show similar preferences with more…