Bird kills Florida man in 'horrible' accident

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMIHERALD) — A captive cassowary, the large flightless animal considered the most dangerous of birds, killed a man Friday near Gainesville. The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office is conducting more…

'No religion' tops U.S. survey of beliefs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — For the first time "No Religion" has topped a survey of Americans' religious identity, according to a new analysis by a political scientist. The non-religious edged more…

The history of American taxation

by Bill Federer -- On April 15, 1865, President Lincoln died. He was shot the night before in Ford's Theater. On April 15, 1912, the Titanic sank. It struck an iceberg the more…

Push to have major U.S. city become 51st state

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — The so-called "Second City" may eventually become the next state, after frustration regarding Chicago's influence over politics in Illinois. A group of state Republican lawmakers recently more…

Parents argue with kids 2,184 times per year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (STUDYFINDS) — “To all you kids across the land, there’s no need to argue — parents just don’t understand.” DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince try and more…

Grin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its Laughlines forum and brings more…

Noah Webster: The ultimate man of words

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2049545" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Noah Webster[/caption] Noah Webster first published his American Dictionary of the English Language on April 14, 1828. In order to evaluate the etymology of more…