ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Taliban gunmen stormed an elite army high school Tuesday in a rampage that claimed at least 141 lives — nearly all students — and brought defiant calls from …
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Reach out and grab a leaf. Go on. Now pop it in your mouth. It's the moringa plant, ounce for ounce one of the most nutritious plants on earth, which tastes like a cross between a bean and a pea.
Americans love their dogs, and Southerners love their storytelling. No Southern storyteller worth his or her salt is without at least one story, funny or poignant or heroic, about a dog, and now 51 fine examples have been collected in Good Dog: True Stories of Love, Loss, and Loyalty.
Love is in the peppermint-scented air in these 12 playful, often touching holiday tales, each by a popular young-adult author. There's flirting and yearning — even an elf prom — amid the fir trees in a collection that represents a rich range of writing styles, voices and holiday traditions.
At the end of the Gospel of Mark, Jesus tells his disciples, "Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature."
Stories for the season
These books offer tales to warm any reader's holiday.
Senate President Andy Gardiner said Wednesday he will revive the bill to require the greyhound racing industry to report animal injuries and have the measure sent to the House during the first week of the 2015 session....