| Aug 26, 2011
| 9:27 AM
They're known for their circuses, hospitals, and kind deeds. Now, one Shriner in Grand Rapids is literally going the extra mile to help sick kids get life changing treatment.
68-year-old Mike Rooze is a retired construction worker who has made...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 6:40 PM
A man said to have healing powers with just his look will be in Indianapolis soon. Braco will appear at the Indiana Freemasons' Hall Friday and Saturday.
Believers say he’s cured them of paralysis, allergies, tumors and many more ailments but...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 7:39 PM
In a few days a performance hall in Kansas City will come alive with music and art in a benefit show to help kids and adults with arthritis. The impresario putting it all together is Reaching 4 Excellence Young Achiever Kasie Goodfellow.
| Sep 15, 2011
| 4:43 PM
Richard 'Dick" Carter
March 27, 1916- September 6, 2011
Dick Carter died peacefully at Ann's Place in Panorama City. He was born in Fairfax Missouri and grew up in Chappell Nebraska where he met and married Margaret Barnes, his high school...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 7:58 AM
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| May 30, 2011
| 9:57 AM
JOPLIN, Mo -- The outpouring of support from volunteers from our area and many from across the country continues.
Memorial Day is a time that is notorious for barbeques. For families in Joplin many don't have a place to cook this holiday. That's why...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 9:58 AM
Edward Maximilien Joseph George
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, Edward Maximilien Joseph George. Edward was just a month and 22 days shy of his 107 birthday when...
| Oct 11, 2009
How did Mary Shelley come up with the idea for "Frankenstein"? Did that spooky storytelling contest at the Villa Diodati in 1816 -- you know, the one with Byron, John Polidori and Mary's husband Percy -- send her imagination into high gear? Was it all the...
| Sep 14, 2009
The wait is over. "The Lost Symbol," the follow-up to Dan Brown's 2003 mega-seller, "The Da Vinci Code," is here -- and you don't have to be a Freemason to enjoy it (although it wouldn't hurt).
Like "Angels and Demons," published in 2000, and "The Da...
| Aug 30, 2009
Remember Robert Bly's bestselling 1990 book "Iron John: A Book About Men"? It was the manifesto for a movement -- a call for men to get back in touch with their primal selves. Go out in the woods, strip off your shirt, bang on a drum and howl at the moon....
| Jan 24, 2010
The Templars were an elite taskforce -- consider them the Green Berets of the Middle Ages. They were known for their service to the pope, their fierce determination to wrest Jerusalem from the enemy, their great wealth and, like many groups, their...
| May 18, 2008
IN LOS FELIZ, across from a 7-Eleven on North Vermont Avenue, a few dozen men in their early 20s to late 80s share a dinner behind closed doors. Some wear full tuxedos with bow ties and jeweled cuff links, some have shoulder-length hair, and others wear...