Buckley nephew blasts National Review

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Brent Bozell, the nephew of conservative icon William F. Buckley Jr., who founded National Review magazine in 1955, and whose father, Leo Brent Bozell, collaborated with Buckley for more…

Apples fall from sky over English town

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An avalanche of more than 100 apples rained down over a main road in Keresley, Coventry on Monday night. The street was left littered with apples after they more…

Bullet train's travel-time mandate adds to costs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- California's proposed bullet train will need to soar over small towns on towering viaducts, split rich farm fields diagonally and burrow for miles under mountains for a simple more…

3 arrested in $90 million Medicare fraud scheme

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The owners of a Houston mental health program were arrested Wednesday, charged with trying to bilk Medicare out of $90 million for treatments that amounted to little more more…

Merriam-Webster picks Word of Year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- When the time came for Merriam-Webster to pick its top word of 2011, its editors decided they needed to be pragmatic. So they chose ... pragmatic. Read the more…

Census: 1 in 2 persons poor or low-income

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Squeezed by rising living costs, a record number of Americans – nearly 1 in 2 – have fallen into poverty or are scraping by on earnings that classify more…