What state suffered huge losses in Civil War?

by Bill Federer -- Spanish Explorers Hernando de Soto, in 1540, and Juan Pardo, in 1567, traveled inland from North America's eastern coast and passed through a Native American village named "Tanasqui." more…

Trivia question: Who signed all 4 founding documents?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3521294" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 'The Declaration Of Independence' by John Trumbull, 1787 (excerpt)[/caption] He was the only person to sign all four of America's founding documents: Articles of more…

Dark matter still a mystery to scientists

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Space) The incredibly sensitive LUX dark-matter detector, buried under a mile of rock, has come up empty on its 20-month search for dark matter — further narrowing down more…

Probe over violent arrest of teacher caught on video

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Austin American-Statesman) Officials are investigating an Austin police officer’s violent arrest of an African-American elementary school teacher who was twice thrown to the ground during a traffic stop more…

Cornel West: Hillary win 'could lead to WWIII'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PJMedia) Author and political activist Cornel West told PJM that presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton is "much more of a hawk" than GOP nominee Donald Trump and warned more…