Life

The Medal of Honor hero known as a 'one-man Marine Corps' has died

On Sept. 18, 1944, as Jackson's platoon was pinned down by heavy Japanese fire, he ran forward by himself toward a pillbox holding about 35 e

2 Cases Threaten to Shut Down Public Prayer

Why the Supreme Court May Need to Act.

A Bill proposed to prevent child deaths

The new bill introduced by Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, is meant to prevent child deaths in hot cars.

Violating the First Amendment

High School Punishes Student for Satirical Campaign Speech

Drivers Head Into Summer With a Gift at the Gas Pump

Looking for an excuse to pack up the car for a road trip this weekend?

Flag Day: What is it and why do we celebrate it?

Look out for the red, white, and blue this week as the United States celebrates Flag Day. Here's what you should know.

Court Rules Chimps Still Not People

The Nonhuman Rights Project is seeking to have chimps classified as legal "persons," with all the rights that implies.

Return to Aleppo: The story of my home during the war

He worried about it, but it survived - and he later discovered how it served as a life-saving medical centre.

30 Years Ago, the Berlin Wall Began to Crumble

We Honor the Victims of Communism.

Crimes Against Humanity

Members of Congress Push for Aid to Victims of ISIS in Middle East

Humans were already changing the environment 11,500 years ago

Man-made environmental change isn't new.

Millions of dollars’ worth of research in limbo at NIH

The leadership at the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, has banned the use of data collected.

Don't ever forget D-Day and what it meant for our nation

Soldiers of the American, British and Canadian forces stormed the beaches of Normandy and led to the defeat of Nazi Germany.

This Is How It Feels When Your City Is Attacked

Our spirit will endure, beyond political seasons, and despite whatever revolting attacks may yet be to come.

ISIS's Perverse, Bloody Interpretation of Ramadan

For the overwhelming majority of Muslims, Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, is a time of prayer and atonement.

What the last Nuremberg prosecutor alive wants the world to know

At 97, Ben Ferencz is the last Nuremberg prosecutor alive and he has a far-reaching message for today’s world.

Beware of nationwide phone scam

If you believe you've been a victim of the scam, you can report the incident to the local marshals office.

Manchester Bomber used taxpayer money to fund terror

It is apparently not uncommon for jihadists to obtain thousands of pounds in student loans with no intention of attending school.

A Legal Victory over the Moon

In this week's ruling, the judges said Davis made a case that the detention violated her constitutional right regarding unreasonable seizure.

Girl accuses school of war crime

She criticised the policy of punishing a whole class for one person's bad behaviour - by citing the Geneva Conventions.