1st urine test to spot cancer being tried

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AFP) — A Japanese firm is poised to carry out what it hailed as the world's first experiment to test for cancer using urine samples, which would greatly more…

What Benjamin Franklin had to say about debt

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1904265" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Benjamin Franklin[/caption] On April 17, 1790, the son of a poor candle-maker died. The 15th of 17 children, he apprenticed as a printer and more…

Rare Abe Lincoln tie to NRA shows up at auction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) — A rare link between former President Abraham Lincoln and the National Rifle Association has appeared at auction, and collectors are already bidding up the price. more…

Japan to lift ban on growing human organs in animals

by -NO AUTHOR- --   A Japanese government-commissioned expert panel has greenlighted controversial scientific experiments to grow human organs inside the bodies of animals as early as this fall. Under the auspices more…

Like the Bible? Here's one you'll love

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON -- At first, Ruth Magnusson Davis did not feel she was qualified to do the job. Republishing the Word of God, after all, is momentous work. But more…