There may be honor among thieves, but apparently no such honor exists among the canine breed.
When an owner of two dogs asks them which one did their business in the kitchen, it does not take long for one to dime-out the other.
OK, so maybe the tattletale is actually the guilty party and the other dog is wrongfully accused — the trial is still pending. more >>
While much needed attention is being given to refugees flowing from war-torn Syria, one desperately suffering Middle East nation is barely a blip on the developed world's radar screen.
And to be honest, Yemen wasn't on my radar screen either, until I met Barbara Deller.
For 12 years Deller worked as a hospital nurse-midwife in Yemen, and later served as a faculty member of the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, advising ministries of health in numerous countries in Africa and Asia and the Middle East. more >>
Now here's a grandmother whose house you would go over the river and through the woods to visit.
Ann Romney, wife of former Massachusetts governor and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, recently explained "how to be a freakin' awesome grandma."
Given that she has, as of October, 23 grandkis, one would think that Mrs. Romney would be a master when it comes to being a freakin' awesome grandma," or that she would simply be totally worn out. more >>
A 7.5-magnitude earthquake on Monday has left over 300 people dead and at least 2,000 injured in remote areas of Afghanistan and Pakistan, with the Taliban terror group reportedly asking aid agencies for help.
BBC News reported on Tuesday that that rescue teams are still trying to get to remote mountainous areas in the region and assess its impact, dealing with blocked roads and cut off communication. Many people have also chosen to sleep outside in near freezing temperatures because of fears of a second quake.
The Taliban, which is active in regions across Pakistan and Afghanistan, called on international aid agencies to help the victims, and asked its soldiers to offer assistance as well. more >>
It's no wonder the Queen of England sees fit to keep these furry creatures around. They make such awesome warriors!
Don't believe me? Check out this Corgi puppy named Bilbo who has a fierce encounter with a miniature pumpkin.
A seasonally appropriate engagement, Bilbo does his very best to try and put the gourd in its place, lest it think it can run the place. more >>
Three California churches have filed a complaint against the state over a recently implemented health insurance provision mandating the coverage of elective abortions.
Foothill Church of Glendora, Calvary Chapel in Chino, and Shepherd of the Hills Church in Porter Ranch filed the complaint last Friday in U.S. District Court. The suit, filed against the director of the California Department of Managed Health Care, seeks injunctive relief from the abortion mandate.
"Plaintiffs believe, as a matter of religious conviction, that it would be sinful and immoral for them intentionally to pay for, participate in, facilitate, or otherwise support abortion, which they believe destroys innocent human life," reads the complaint. more >>