In the past, our country, in times of turmoil and war, has sought from a higher power some degree of solace and strength. The current war on terrorism is no ' ¦
I never recited the Pledge of Allegiance in school. In fact, I never got the chance to recite the pledge. I never had a teacher who felt it necessary to start each day with a reaffirmation of American values. I don't think this represents a deficiency in patriotism but rather an emphasis on other ways of learning patriotism.
Snares, poison, trenches and guards'the artillery of an ongoing war in Africa. Farmers working the land near a national park in western Uganda are fighting a constant battle to prevent animals from raiding their property, a situation to which a growing number of Wisconsin farmers can relate. A UW-Madison scientist has uncovered which animals are raiding what and where as wel as how local people feel about unwillingly sharing their food with wildlife.
I lost my best friend from high school in the plane that went down over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988. David, with a manuscript for his first novel in his suitcase, ' ¦
More than two dozen Madison area media outlets will participate in the United We Stand Wisconsin Cares fundraising drive for the United Way's September 11 Fund today. The event will ' ¦
Americans are living longer than ever and infant mortality rates have dropped to their lowest level on record, federal health officials said Wednesday. The overall life expectancy in the United ' ¦