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Greece earthquake leaves at least 2 dead, more than 100 injured

At least two people have been killed and more than 100 have been injured after a

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Two members of missing Burundi robotics team spotted crossing into Canada, police say

Two members of an African robotics team who were reported missing from an intern

Lifestyle
A Patriot's Journey: Is this a fair fight?

The difference between a civilized society and an uncivilized society is showing

Politics
'MAJOR VICTORY' New Mexico Tea Party wins long IRS battle

It’s taken nearly eight years, but the Internal Revenue Service finally gr

Outdoors
Concealed handgun permits surging, with blacks and women leading growth

Concealed handgun permits in the United States soared by 1.83 million since last

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'Breaking Bad' teacher going to prison for making meth

A former New Mexico high school chemistry teacher was sentenced to prison after

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Greece earthquake leaves at least 2 dead, more than 100 injured

At least two people have been killed and more than 100 have been injured after a strong earthquake struck Greek islands and Turkey’s Aegean coast early Friday morni...

Two members of missing Burundi robotics team spotted crossing into Canada, police say

Two members of an African robotics team who were reported missing from an international robotics competition in Washington, D.C. were spotted crossing into Canada on Thur...

'Breaking Bad' teacher going to prison for making meth

A former New Mexico high school chemistry teacher was sentenced to prison after being convicted of creating methamphetamine -- a crime that drew similarities to the plot ...

Business

Business
$5B in student loan debt could be forgotten thanks to missing paperwork

Student loans haunt college graduates long after they receive their diplomas, but due to missing paperwork, $5 billion of loan debt could be wiped away. The FOX Busine...

Disney's 100 acre masterpiece

How Walt Disney's secret land acquisition grew his empire Monday, July 17, marks the 62nd birthday of Disneyland, the world’s first theme park. More than an ...

These 19 retailers are closing hundreds of stores in 2017

As Americans do more and more of their shopping on their devices instead of at the store, traditional retailers are reeling. Some are being forced to shrink — or go...

Lifestyle

Lifestyle
A Patriot's Journey: Is this a fair fight?

The difference between a civilized society and an uncivilized society is showing itself today. It’s actually very interesting! John McCain has brain cancer and the ...

Auschwitz theft controversy

People shouldn't need signage telling them not to take what they want out of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, but the Polish museum has them up anyway, the...

Homeless, war veteran 84-year-old twins say 'it's hell' after home foreclosed

Clifford and Gary Koekoek, 84-year-old twins who've survived living under Nazi occupation and fighting in the jungles of Vietnam, are now in "hell" and slee...

Outdoors

Outdoors
Concealed handgun permits surging, with blacks and women leading growth

Concealed handgun permits in the United States soared by 1.83 million since last July, setting a record for the fourth consecutive year, according to an analysis released...

HOG WILD Man bags 820-pound boar in his front yard

A hunter in southern Alabama bagged and tagged the trophy animal of his life when he discovered an 820-pound wild hog on his front lawn. Wade Seago, a deer hunter and ...

Shark attack shuts down beach

The beaches of a popular surfing community in California have been partially shut down for at least four days after a shark attacked a kayak. An experienced kayaker in...

Education

Education
This Day in History - July 20

July 20 1304 – Italian poet and scholar, Francisco Petrarch, is born 1402 – Tamerlane’s Mongols defeat the Ottoman Turks at Angora 1588 –...

This Day in History - July 19

July 19 1374 – Italian scholar and poet, Petrarch, dies 1525 – The Catholic princes of Germany from the Dessau League to fight against the Reformation ...

SAT scores drop, despite more students getting A's

More students in the U.S. are coming homes with A’s on their report cards, while overall SAT scores are dropping, according to a Harvard study. The Harvard Gradu...

Politics

Politics
'MAJOR VICTORY' New Mexico Tea Party wins long IRS battle

It’s taken nearly eight years, but the Internal Revenue Service finally granted tax-exempt status to a Tea Party group in what lawyers representing the group on Wed...

DOCUMENT DUMP FBI releases 7,000 papers in Weiner laptop case

The FBI has turned over 7,000 new documents from Anthony Weiner’s private laptop to the State Department as part of a watchdog group's lawsuit related to last y...

Syria ceasefire brokered by US, Russia holding, but with flaws, 'tricks' in play

The ceasefire brokered by the Putin and Trump administrations went into effect earlier this month and has – for the most part – brought peace to a s...

Sports

Sports
Comatose Ohio State fan responds 'no' when asked if he likes rival Michigan

An Ohio State fan who was severely injured in a car accident in Europe is making progress after he responded “no” to a question about whether he liked the Uni...

Sung Hyun Park wins US Women's Open in front of President Trump

BEDMINSTER, N.J. –  After weeks of uncertainty, the U.S. Women's Open stopped being about President Donald Trump, his course and his views toward wome...

Reports: Michael Jordan, Pitbull lend celebrity to Marlins ownership bids

The groups bidding to purchase the Miami Marlins are quickly adding some star power as the sales process nears its final stages.  According to the New York P...

Entertainment

Entertainment
Brinkley was 'willing to die'

At 63, Christie Brinkley is still an in-demand model. But there are still many goals the mother of three would like to accomplish. The ex-wife of musician Billy Joel w...

‘Thrones’ creators’ new show

With HBO’s most popular hit “Game of Thrones” in the midst of its penultimate season, both the network and the creators are looking ahead to the fu...

'Game of Thrones' musical cameos: From Ed Sheeran to Coldplay

Ed Sheeran made waves - and drew online scorn - for his cameo on the season 7 premiere of “Game of Thrones” on Sunday night - but he’s far from the firs...

Technology

Technology
People duped by fake photos

Recently, a fake photo of a baby girl with a sparkly piercing in a dimple on her cheek went viral and incited outrage from many who assumed the photo was real. Now, a new...

Facebook rids easiest way to spread fake news

During the last US Presidential election campaign, Facebook was a hive of activity, and that included a lot of fake news being spread around. The social network faced cri...

Drones become newest crime-fighting tool for police

Just one week after the sheriff’s department in Cecil County, Md., got its brand new drone up and running, it was asked to investigate a case of stolen construction...

Religion

Religion
TODD STARNES: LGBT activists mock Christian ministry's decision to reclaim rainbow

The man behind the world-famous Ark Encounter has decided to reclaim "God's rainbow" - announcing the massive ark exhibit will be permanently bathed in rain...

Who Exactly is Being Judgmental Here?

Greetings to you all. I have been writing at Lanterns for a few months and have made sure to stay away from writing about politics. It’s a hot button issue tha...

Getting to Know the Truth

Fifteen years ago, I knew God but didn’t know the Truth. There’s a difference. I was a new believer and knew enough to be saved by God’s grace, but I di...

Weather

Weather
Tropical Storm Cindy causes minor flooding across South as rain continues - Southern Utah wildfire grows, crews make slight gains - Spain fights forest fire in Donana UNESCO reserve

Associated Press Standing water still remains in some parts of town after tropical storm Cindy brought heavy rain to the area, Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Leakesvill...

Tropical Storm Cindy may bring 'life-threatening' flooding across Gulf Coast - North Carolina rip currents leave four people dead

By Travis Fedschun This satellite image taken Tuesday, June 20, 2017, and released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows Tropical Storm Cin...