New fashion option for concealed weapons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOUSTON CHRONICLE) — When he worked vice years ago, Houston police officer Brian Hoffner recalls, he concealed his weapon by strapping it to his thigh with an ACE more…

Maurice Sendak, nightmare author, dies at 83

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) — Maurice Sendak, widely considered the most important children’s book artist of the 20th century, who wrenched the picture book out of the safe, sanitized more…

Artist's 'racist' question prompts police action

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_185639" align="alignright" width="300" caption=""Chump Change," by Alvaro Alvillar"][/caption] Five years ago Alvaro Alvillar had the nerve to publicly have an opinion as a conservative, with the additional more…

Author: Scientists have absurd track record

by Joe Kovacs -- Scientists throughout history have a less-than-stellar track record of accuracy, and cannot be counted on to definitively ascertain the origin of life, claims the author of a brand-new more…

NOW returns fire on Limbaugh

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Terry O'Neill, the president of the progressive National Organization for Women (NOW), is returning fire on conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh, who yesterday called her organization a more…

Pet-food recall now includes 39 states

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR) The Food and Drug Administration has expanded a national recall of Diamond Pet Foods dog food manufactured between Dec. 9, 2011, and April 7, 2012, more…

Mystery: 'Pulsating winged being' on camera

by Joe Kovacs -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oDubUuplR5g Just what is that mysterious "winged being" purportedly caught on camera? Videos posted on YouTube are fascinating many as they show a mysterious burst of light that more…

Cheers!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Up to the bar. 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 more…

39-pound obese cat dies of lung failure

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Meow, the fat cat whose 39-pound girth helped raise awareness about obesity in pets, has died of lung failure. The orange-and-white tabby was turned in to more…