'Star Wars' shirt with space gun banned by school

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2739635" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Seventh-grader Colton Southern was told to cover up his "Star Wars" shirt because it featured a fictional space gun. (Photo: KTRK-13 ABC screenshot)[/caption] "Star more…

Paris teacher 'made up' ISIS stabbing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Paris (CNN)A teacher who claimed to have been stabbed by a masked man at a kindergarten on Monday "made up the attack," the Paris prosecutor's office told CNN. more…

Did 'acute laryngitis' kill George Washington?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2234395" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Washington kneeling in prayer[/caption] He caught a chill riding horseback several hours in the snow while inspecting his Mount Vernon farm. The next more…

When did Santa become associated with North Pole?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2730565" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Journey to Bethlehem by Joseph Brickey[/caption] Seeking U.N. sanctions against Iran, Dec. 21, 1979, President Jimmy Carter stated in a speech: "Henry Longfellow wrote more…