More than million students stop buying school lunches

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) More than one million U.S. schoolchildren stopped buying school lunches during the 2012-2013 academic year, after new nutrition standards championed by first lady Michelle Obama more…

Top general offers grim outlook on nation's defense

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (McClatchy News Service) The nation's top military commander painted a dark picture Tuesday of future U.S. defense capabilities clouded by shrinking Pentagon budgets and adversaries' technological advances that more…

Israel's commercial jets will soon be firing lasers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wired) Israel is finally ready to combat shoulder-launched missiles and they're going to do it with lasers. Israel's Ministry of Defense announced Wednesday that SkyShield, developed by Israeli more…

Biblical waters: Can Jordan River be saved?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Geographic) If Jesus were to plunge into the Jordan River today, he might well injure himself. The great biblical waterway is now little more than a shallow, more…

Police: Drunk mom found lying in road

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daytona Beach News-Journal) A 35-year-old woman was so drunk when she went to pick up her daughters at school Monday that she fell in the street as she more…

'Meth addicts' abandon 3 children in woods

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEAR-TV) A Florida couple was arrested for abandoning their three young children in the woods, authorities said. Michael and Sarah Butcher, both 30, were first arrested Friday after more…

'Russia Today' anchor quits live on air

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Daily News) A "Russia Today" anchor broke through the Iron Curtain. Liz Wahl, who was a Washington, D.C. correspondent for the state-owned television station, quit live more…

John Travolta flub sparks brand-new craze

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_662689" align="aligncenter" width="600"] John Travolta butchered the name of singer Idina Menzel at the 2014 Academy Awards.[/caption] It was the mispronunciation heard 'round the world. During Sunday more…

Saving money and getting the right products

by Roger Simmermaker -- Everybody loves saving money on their favorite brands and products, and coupons are a great way to do it. The problem is – for the consumer patriot who more…