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A mother's love gets son's book published after his death
Thu Feb 14, 2013
It mentioned in the article that "the diagnosis affected his parents - their marriage ended two years later".
Catholic sainthood expected for 2 Americans
Mon Jan 2, 2012
Just one comment: If you have nothing nice to say, DON'T SAY IT! Hate, vitriol are bad for you health.
Meat-eating panda caught on camera
Fri Dec 30, 2011
Please look up "panda". It is NOT a bear; it belongs to the raccoon family. Most people call it "panda bear",a misnomer.The Chinese name for the panda is "bear-cat". It has a cousin, the red panda, which looks very much like a raccoon with a masked face and ringed tail. It should be no surprise tha …
We are the median: Living on $50,000 a year
Mon Dec 5, 2011
I recently retired. I did live on $56,000 before tax, with 3 children going to college, but college expenses paid out of separate funding. Even in a small Florida town, it was not easy. I had cable (no flat-screen/HD TV), internet, one car, no luxuries - very few restaurant dinners, no sports event …
Fla. teen reels in 800-pound alligator
Tue Sep 20, 2011
Vivian #10 Which part of "that state" did you visit? Yes, there are too many over-weight people in Florida - including tourists like you - but 92% is a gross exaggeration. Just to set the record straight. Soon, when the snow starts piling up to your rooftop, the Sunshine State will surely look en …
Sashaying 6-year-olds raise eyebrows at Fashion Week
Fri Sep 16, 2011
Has Eden Wood"s mother heard of Jon Benet? Is she baiting the pedophiles out there?
Gunman dead after killing 4, wounding 8 at Nevada restaurant
Tue Sep 6, 2011
Re restaurant owner's comment that "This happens in Third World countries, not here." Not so! Step outside of the U.S. and you will find that except where there are wars/armed conflict or drug cartels running rampant, other nations including Third World countries, generally do not see the kind of …
New Orleans' Lower 9th Ward still bleak
Sun Aug 28, 2011
SteveM -2033484 It is "Netherlands", "Nederland" in Dutch meaning the "Low Country" referring to its below sea-level status. I lived in Flemish Belgium and popped north often to visit Holland/Netherlands.
Riot, fires break out in north London after protest
Sat Aug 6, 2011
Erin - when did you last live in Tottenham? For the past 15 years, I have spent a few weeks each summer visiting a relative who lives in the neighborhood. We shop around Turnpike Lane tube station (visible in the riot photo) and in the shopping centre at Wood Green. It is a bustling business area a …
'Ingenious' hiding place: Record cocaine haul found on luxury yacht
Wed Aug 3, 2011
That was exactly what the British did in the 19th century: take the opium grown in British Middle-Eastern "spheres of influence" and force the helpless Chinese imperial government to "import" it, thereby killing two birds with one stone; namely, "paying" for highly-coveted Chinese products such as …
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