Refugee swarm dubbed downfall of EU

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2574835" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A long line of individuals walk across a field in Slovenia into Europe. (Credit: Screen shot from drone photograph, via the Telegraph video)[/caption] A more…

'Titanic' cracker sold for $23,000 at auction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TODAY) Call it the Heart of the Sea Biscuit. Following an auction Saturday, a solitary cracker that survived the sinking of the Titanic sold for nearly $23,000 — more…

Lions vanishing in West Africa

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIME) LAGOS, Nigeria — Lions, that symbol of Africa’s wild beauty, power and freedom, no longer roam in Mali. Or in Ivory Coast or Ghana or war-shattered eastern more…

Major retailer stashes food, gold for 'doomsday'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2244715" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Overstock has set aside gold in preparation of a financial collapse.[/caption] The chairman of the American online retailer Overstock, Jonathan Johnson – who's also running more…

GOP slammed for agreeing to debt hike

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1405585" align="aligncenter" width="603"] Congress is poised to raise the debt ceiling once again.[/caption] Another debt-limit hike is on the way, as sources familiar with Capitol Hill budget more…

Karl Marx fans livid over cemetery's $6 fee

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_1141105" align="aligncenter" width="604"] Karl Marx is buried in London's Highgate Cemetery[/caption] He may have penned "The Communist Manifesto," but he did not want the government caring for more…