When Vermont Governor Jim Douglas, a Republican with reasonably close ties to
President Bush, asked if there was any additional business to be considered at the town meeting he was running in Middlebury, Ellen McKay popped up and proposed the impeachment of Bush and VP Dick Cheney. The governor was not amused. As moderator of the annual meeting, he tried...
Even if you're collecting on a budget, there are plenty of wonderful antiques and collectibles you can buy for less (much less in some cases!) than $10 per piece that can be very rewarding to own.
At least two people woke up Wednesday on their way to becoming millionaires. Someone bought a winning ticket for the record $370 million Mega Millions jackpot in Dalton, Ga., and another winning ticket was sold in Cape May County, N.J., lottery representatives in the two states said early Wednesday.
Starting with the placebo effect: Don't try this at home. Several times a day, for several days, you induce pain in someone. You control the pain with morphine until the final day of the experiment, when you replace the morphine with saline solution. Guess what? The saline takes the pain away.
A former Canadian defense minister is demanding governments worldwide disclose and use secret alien technologies obtained in alleged UFO crashes to stem climate change. Such alien technologies could offer humanity alternatives to fossil fuels, he said, pointing to the enigmatic 1947 incident in Roswell, New Mexico -- which has become a shrine for UFO beli...
An insurgent's roadside bomb nearly kills ABC News' Bob Woodruff and Doug Vogt. Mini documentary on the day and how some of the best medical professionals saved their lives. Very powerful images, amazing this happens to people every day.
The Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency said federal agents began working with police in Phoenix last month to curb crime tied to smuggling over the border and are set to train select state and county officers over coming months.
Cheney visited his doctor's office in Washington after feeling minor discomfort in his calf. An ultrasound showed the blood clot, called a deep venous thrombosis, in his left lower leg. Blood clots that form deep in the legs can become killers if they break off and float into the lungs.
Having just lost in court, a CIA kidnap victim asks why the U.S. won't admit its error. On New Years Eve in 2003, this man was seized at the border of Serbia and Macedonia. Detained incommunicado for more than three weeks he was then handed over to the CIA and was stripped, severely beaten, shackled, dressed in a diaper, injected with drugs, chained...
Some of New Orleans' most desperate, run-down schools are beset with a severe shortage of teachers, and they are struggling mightily to attract candidates by appealing to their sense of adventure and desire to make a difference.