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House of Representatives may subpoena Hillary Clinton's personal e-mail server

House of Representatives may subpoena Hillary Clinton's personal e-mail server Watch

Politics & Policy

The House of Representatives may subpoena Hillary Clinton's personal e-mail server if she does not voluntarily surrender it for examination by an ...

HUNG OVER? Try the ancient Egyptian cure - of a garland of laurel leaves

HUNG OVER? Try the ancient Egyptian cure - of a garland of laurel leaves Watch

Health

There may be a reason behind all those surviving artworks of drunken, ancient Roman revelers wearing garlands about their heads. In a stash of ...

ALTERING EMBRYOS: China becoming 'Wild West' in genetic research

ALTERING EMBRYOS: China becoming 'Wild West' in genetic research Watch

Health

Critics warn that China is swiftly becoming the "Wild West" of genetic research. Researchers at the Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou have ...

Eating at the government's table: 353,000 refugees on food stamps, 55,000 receiving SSI

Eating at the government's table: 353,000 refugees on food stamps, 55,000 receiving SSI Watch

Politics & Policy

They come from faraway lands to the United States in search of a better life - all on the taxpayer's dime. It has been learned that at least ...

Bill and Hillary Clinton have been 'disorganized and greedy,' analyst says

Bill and Hillary Clinton have been 'disorganized and greedy,' analyst says Watch

Politics & Policy

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton, along with his wife Hillary - who has her eyes on the presidential seat come 2016, reportedly have a "web of ...

Is Yellowstone's supervolcano ready to blow? Scientists find thousands of cubic miles of magma under volcano

Is Yellowstone's supervolcano ready to blow? Scientists find thousands of cubic miles of magma under volcano Watch

Green

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Scientists have completed mapping out a new reservoir of magma underneath Yellowstone's massive supervolcano. The magma was found about 12 to 28 ...

Daily Readings for Saturday, April 25, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: 1 Peter 5:5-14, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 89:16-17, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 89:2-3, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 89:6-7, Gospel: Mark ...

St. Mark: Saint of the Day for Saturday, April 25, 2015

St. Mark: Saint of the Day for Saturday, April 25, 2015

Saints

The second Gospel was written by St. Mark, who, in the New Testament, is sometimes called John Mark. Both he and his mother, Mary, were highly ...

Prayer for Policemen: Prayer of the Day for Saturday, April 25, 2015

Prayers

O Almighty God, Whose great power and eternal Wisdom embraces the universe, Watch over all policemen and Law enforcement officers ...

Surgeon claims controversial head transplant will take less than an hour

Surgeon claims controversial head transplant will take less than an hour Watch

Health

Italian surgeon Sergio Canavero says that he can reattach a man's head on to a new body in less than an hour. Canavero says that the procedure is ...

'If I Only Had a Brain': MRI technology gives an amazing inside look into a singing brain

'If I Only Had a Brain': MRI technology gives an amazing inside look into a singing brain Watch

Health

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Researchers from the Beckman Institute investigated how various muscles and other connected body parts work to allow us to speak and sing, and the ...

WHO IS THAT? Mysterious 'ghost child' appears in couple's wedding photo

WHO IS THAT? Mysterious 'ghost child' appears in couple's wedding photo Watch

Marriage & Family

If a picture is worth a thousand words, some elements of a picture become known only long afterwards. A couple in Virginia had the fact pointed ...

ISIS does the unexpected in latest shocking execution images

ISIS does the unexpected in latest shocking execution images Watch

Middle East

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

New images claim to show ISIS militants showing compassion. Two accused gay men were set to be stoned to death, however, prior to the stoning, their ...

Loretta Lynch makes history as the first African-American female U.S. attorney general

Loretta Lynch makes history as the first African-American female U.S. attorney general Watch

Politics & Policy

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Loretta Lynch has been confirmed as the new U.S. attorney general last Thursday. History is made as she became the first African-American woman to ...

Behind the heroic act: The heartbreaking story of the youngest organ donor in Britain

Behind the heroic act: The heartbreaking story of the youngest organ donor in Britain Watch

Health

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Teddy Houlston would have celebrated his first birthday this year with his family and twin brother. But he was not able to live for an entire day; ...

Apr 24 - Homily: St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen

Apr 24 - Homily: St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

In order to be saved, we must acknowledge Christ before men, then he will acknowledge us before His Father in Heaven. Ave Maria! Mass: St. ...

Apr 23 - Homily: Universal Salvation in Christ

Apr 23 - Homily: Universal Salvation in Christ Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Fr. Alan on how God calls all to salvation through Jesus Christ our one unique mediator. He compares this to the popular idea that there are many ...

What really caused Apostle Paul's blindness? Scientists believe they've figured it out

What really caused Apostle Paul's blindness? Scientists believe they've figured it out Watch

Living Faith

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A comparison among modern celestial events may help find what caused Apostle Paul to lose his eyesight for three days. His temporary blindness is an ...

Friday, April 24 - Homily: St Fidelis of Sigmaringen

Friday, April 24 - Homily: St Fidelis of Sigmaringen Watch

Daily Homilies

Fidelis was born in the town of Sigmaringen in Germany in the year 1578. He joined the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin and lived an austere life ...

Woman's 'instincts' miraculously save husband's life

Woman's 'instincts' miraculously save husband's life Watch

Marriage & Family

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Nicole Mayhew went home immediately after experiencing a bugging feeling that her husband was in trouble. Scott Mayhew was pinned under their Ford ...

Terrorist attack plans AGAINST THE VATICAN unveiled during police raids in Italy

Terrorist attack plans AGAINST THE VATICAN unveiled during police raids in Italy Watch

Europe

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

An al-Qaeda-linked terror cell, who once had direct contact with Osama bin Laden and planned an attack on the Vatican, has been uncovered and broken ...

North African immigrants flooding Italy - as many as 200,000 could be there in a year

North African immigrants flooding Italy - as many as 200,000 could be there in a year Watch

Europe

Italy has become a gateway for many African and Middle Easterners fleeing their war-torn lands for peace and prosperity. It is estimated that as ...

'Man of peace, tenacity and courage,' Cardinal Francis George dies aged 78

'Man of peace, tenacity and courage,' Cardinal Francis George dies aged 78 Watch

U.S.

Retired Archbishop of Chicago, Cardinal Francis George has died after a decade of battling cancer at the age of 78. The first native Chicagoan to ...

Daily Readings for Friday, April 24, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Responsorial Psalm: Acts of Apostles 9:1-20, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 117:1, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 117:2, Gospel: John 6:52-59

St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen: Saint of the Day for Friday, April 24, 2015

St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen: Saint of the Day for Friday, April 24, 2015 Watch

Saints

Franciscan Capuchin martyr. He was born Mark Rey is Sigmaringen, Germany, in 1577. A practicing lawyer, he traveled across Europe as a tutor to ...

A Prayer for Special Intentions: Prayer of the Day for Friday, April 24, 2015

Prayers

Almighty and loving Father, I thank you for giving St. Gerard to us as a most appealing model and powerful friend. By his example, he showed ...

When culture no longer cares about marriage, family, everyone suffers, Pope says

When culture no longer cares about marriage, family, everyone suffers, Pope says Watch

Marriage & Family

Pope Francis, in a homily earlier this week said that a culture that does not value "the stable and life-giving covenant between a man and woman ...

Another scandal shakes Hillary Clinton's presidential ambitions as IRS reports she took millions from foreign governments

Another scandal shakes Hillary Clinton's presidential ambitions as IRS reports she took millions from foreign governments Watch

U.S.

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has taken another hit to her reputation with new information coming out that could compromise her ...

Islamic State's seduction, recruitment of Americans under scrutiny

Islamic State's seduction, recruitment of Americans under scrutiny Watch

U.S.

U.S. prosecutions of would-be recruits to Islamic State has grown exponentially. ISIS has used both brutality and perceptive propaganda to ...

White House admits fault: Two hostages accidentally killed in U.S. drone strike

White House admits fault: Two hostages accidentally killed in U.S. drone strike Watch

Middle East

A U.S. counterterrorism operation targeting an al Qaeda compound in January accidentally killed two innocent hostages, including one American. ...

Where will the next big quake be? It may not be in California

Where will the next big quake be? It may not be in California Watch

U.S.

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Central and eastern portions of the U.S. have been suffering from a spate of earthquakes over the last few years, and the U.S. Geological Survey ...

13 of the most delicious no-bake pies

13 of the most delicious no-bake pies Watch

Home & Food

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Save time with these delicious no-bake pie recipes and prepare the best dessert for you and your loved ones!