University OKs concealed carry in classrooms

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1829245" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Texas A&M University gave students the right to conceal carry in class.[/caption] Texas A&M University officials cleared the way for concealed-carry permit holders to more…

Teen with 4.0 average panhandling for college cash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BOSTON.CBSLOCAL) — LOWELL, Massachusetts – A Lowell teenager is hoping to help raise money for medical school in an unorthodox way – panhandling. Eighteen-year-old Emily Stutz started an more…

An ordinary man with an extraordinary story

by Paul Bremmer -- Ordinary people can do great things. Think of Abraham Lincoln, who was born into a log cabin and struggled in business before teaching himself law and eventually becoming more…

The Pilgrims wouldn't leave Holland without this

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3198524" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 'Signing the Mayflower Compact 1620,' by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris 1899[/caption] William Brewster is portrayed in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda holding an open Bible, more…

This famous man warned against evils of debt

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1904265" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Benjamin Franklin[/caption] On April 17, 1790, the son of a poor candle-maker died. The 15th of 17 children, he apprenticed as a printer and more…