How Did the Wiregrass Get Its Name?
The name seems to be everywhere you look, but where did it come from? “I knew it stemmed from a grass that grew here. I think it stands in Florida, Georgia, and Alabama,” said Jansen Tidmore, Dothan. You got it, but even he doesn’t know what it looks ...
Terrorist tweets: how Al Qaeda's social media move could cause problems
Somalia’s Al Qaeda affiliate, Al Shabab, might not have as many followers as Mr. Bieber (1,800 versus 34 million), but it is still microblogging to get its message ... to spread its propaganda. Recommended: Quiz: How much do you know about terrorism?
13 weirdest place names in Alabama
Most everyone has seen internet lists of unusual town names and Alabama ... County community got its name, I did learn it has a volunteer fire department. Anyone with history of the area, please send it to me at email@example.com. 11. Slapout.
Iraq at risk again: How did we get here so fast?
A look at how we got here: WHEN DID THE TROUBLE START ... ISIS CARVES OUT MORE TERRITORY Play Video Its previous name is more familiar: al-Qaida in Iraq. The group emerged during the Iraq War as a major player in the Shiite vs. Sunni violence that ...
How did John Boehner's opponent get his campaign ad to go viral? Humor. (+video)
Take J.D. Winteregg, one of three Republicans challenging House Speaker John Boehner ... Alabama, Will Brooke, wielding various firearms in a show of Second Amendment support as he shoots a rather hefty printout of the Obamacare law. But let’s get ...