Nearly 25 centuries after its construction, this temple, dedicated to the goddess Athena, still crowns the Acropolis of Athens, Greece. Overlooking the Aegean Sea, the Parthenon’s majesty is v…

Murder, violent crime, guns, gangs, rape, abuse ... the list goes on. Our nation is becoming more vicious, violent and vile, with some — even young teenagers — acting like savage animals at times.

Ann Landers used this phrase when a reader wrote showing evidence that something contrary to the reader’s best interest was happening, but the reader just didn’t want to see it.

It’s a big tree living in a land of giants. In fact, the General Sherman, which has been growing in California’s Sequoia National Park for approximately the last 2,000 years, is the world’s largest.