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National sheriffs talk about immigration overflow and criminal activity on border

National sheriffs talk about immigration overflow and criminal activity on border Watch

U.S.

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A number of local ranchers and residents along the Cochise County border with Mexico have arranged a meeting with representatives of the national ...

Sexual robots: What is the world coming to?

Sexual robots: What is the world coming to? Watch

Technology

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

In the next ten to 15 years, a special kind of robot will exist, according to futurists. This robot will look and feel unbelievably life like, ...

Pope Francis urges priests to stop giving boring sermons

Pope Francis urges priests to stop giving boring sermons Watch

Living Faith

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

After he ordained 19 priests last Sunday morning, Pope Francis reminded the priesthood of what they are taught to do. The Pontiff urged them to be ...

California chef creates unique way to save water during record drought

California chef creates unique way to save water during record drought Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

In drought-stricken California, Chef John Cox of Sierra Mar eatery, came up with a new method for saving water.

Strange new desks promise to help students focus

Strange new desks promise to help students focus Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Sedentary education is now being dismissed at Vallecito Elementary in San Rafael.

Infant Exposure: Newborn Baby Rescued from a Dumpster Reunited with Hero Who Saved Him

Infant Exposure: Newborn Baby Rescued from a Dumpster Reunited with Hero Who Saved Him

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

Michael Buelna is a Police Officer in Santa Ana, California. In 1989 he heard a sound coming from a trash bin. When he looked closely, he ...

Daily Readings for Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Acts of Apostles 12:24, Reading 1: Acts of Apostles 13:5, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 67:5-6, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 67:8, Responsorial ...

St. Catherine of Siena: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, April 29, 2015

St. Catherine of Siena: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, April 29, 2015 Watch

Saints

The 24th child of a wool dyer in northern Italy, St. Catherine started having mystical experiences when she was only 6, seeing guardian angels as ...

Prayer for the Dead # 3: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Prayers

Eternal rest, grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them. May the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy of God ...

Monday Musings - So What's The Rush?

Monday Musings - So What's The Rush?

Blog

By Michael Seagriff

Many professing to be Catholic - even among those who attend Sunday Mass regularly - have lost the sense of the Sacred and their belief in the ...

'Peace be with You'

'Peace be with You'

Living Faith

By Tony Magliano

"On the evening of that first day of the week," according to the Gospel of John, "when the doors were locked, where the disciples were... Jesus came ...

Personal assistant to Mississippi Senator arrested for trafficking meth and date rape drugs

Personal assistant to Mississippi Senator arrested for trafficking meth and date rape drugs Watch

U.S.

A Mississippi Senator's personal assistant has been charged with trafficking drugs from China to use as payment for sexual favors. An ...

THE SELLOUT OF AMERICA: Rich agenda-driven networks gain heavy influence in American politics

THE SELLOUT OF AMERICA: Rich agenda-driven networks gain heavy influence in American politics Watch

Politics & Policy

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Hillary Clinton's top Democratic money man, Jon Cooper, has halted all fundraising activities for her presidential campaign after he decided he could ...

Real life Rapunzel: Indian girl dreams of holding world record for longest hair - it's seven feet long!

Real life Rapunzel: Indian girl dreams of holding world record for longest hair - it's seven feet long! Watch

Asia Pacific

Hailed by some as "the Indian Rapunzel," Smita Srivastava, of Allahabad holds several awards for the extreme length of her hair. At ...

Long-lost tomb of Teotihuacan's first king may be closer with exciting new discovery

Long-lost tomb of Teotihuacan's first king may be closer with exciting new discovery Watch

Americas

A Mexican archaeologist hunting for a long lost royal tomb in the bowels of Teotihuacan has made an exciting discovery. Sergio Gomez has found ...

Apr 28 - Homily: The Sheep Listen

Apr 28 - Homily: The Sheep Listen Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

As sheep of the Good Shepherd, we listen and reflect on the teachings of Jesus. Ave Maria! Mass: St. Louis Marie de Montfort - Opt Mem - ...

Apr 28 - Homily: Holy Missionaries of Mary

Apr 28 - Homily: Holy Missionaries of Mary Watch

AirMaria > Homilies

Fr. Elias on the life of two French saints St. Louis Marie de Montfort and St. Peter Chanel (also a martyr) who were priests and missionaries for ...

Oregon bakers who refused to make lesbian wedding cake get $100K from online fundraiser

Oregon bakers who refused to make lesbian wedding cake get $100K from online fundraiser Watch

U.S.

The bakery Sweet Cakes by Melissa, in the Portland suburb of Gresham, made international headlines when they refused to make a wedding cake for a ...

Covered California IN TROUBLE with massive deficit and low enrollment

Covered California IN TROUBLE with massive deficit and low enrollment Watch

Politics & Policy

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The fate of California's newest health insurance exchange, Covered California, may be short after they face high budget deficits and low enrollment ...

Extremely rare 'adorable' Pocket Shark discovered in Gulf of Mexico

Extremely rare 'adorable' Pocket Shark discovered in Gulf of Mexico Watch

Green

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Thirty-six years ago, a pocket shark was discovered off the Peru coast, and just recently, another pocket shark, reported to be only the second one ...

Invisibility achieved with innovative 3D virtual reality headset

Invisibility achieved with innovative 3D virtual reality headset Watch

Technology

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Have you ever imagined what it would be like to be invisible? At the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden, the neuroscientists came up with an ...

Middle Eastern high school student suspended for using fake bomb during prom proposal

Middle Eastern high school student suspended for using fake bomb during prom proposal Watch

Marriage & Family

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Senior student Ibrahim Ahmad, 18, from LA Center High School, was been suspended last week for a stunt he did in school for the upcoming prom. In ...

 NASA steps up in discovering extraterrestrial life

NASA steps up in discovering extraterrestrial life Watch

Green

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

NASA's chief scientist Ellen Stofan, stated at a Washington panel discussion, that in a decade or so, there will be strong indications of life ...

Daily Readings for Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Daily Readings

By New Jerusalem Bible

Reading 1: Acts of Apostles 11:19-26, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 87:1-7, Gospel: John 10:22-30

St. Peter Chanel: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, April 28, 2015

St. Peter Chanel: Saint of the Day for Tuesday, April 28, 2015 Watch

Saints

In St. Peter Chanel, Priest and Martyr (Feast day - April 28) The protomartyr of the South Seas, St. Peter Chanel was born in 1803 at Clet in the ...

Birthday Prayers #1: Prayer of the Day for Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Prayers

For the Birthday of a family member Heavenly Father, We praise You for all Your gifts to us. In a special way, We thank You for (name). Bless ...

The Obama Administration to bring waves of immigrants to refugee settlements in the United States

The Obama Administration to bring waves of immigrants to refugee settlements in the United States Watch

U.S.

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Obama administration is no less than discreet. From the "Strengthening Communities by Welcoming All Residents: A Federal Strategic Action Plan on ...

HIV cases in Indiana spike to unprecedented levels causing a public health emergency

HIV cases in Indiana spike to unprecedented levels causing a public health emergency Watch

Health

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

There has been an outbreak of HIV infection in Indiana, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). With a small population in ...

Lifting the Christian flag on Georgian government grounds raises concerns

Lifting the Christian flag on Georgian government grounds raises concerns Watch

U.S.

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

After seeking legal recommendations, Cochran, Georgia was advised not to raise the traditional Christian flag outside City Hall. However, the city ...

Arnold Schwarzenegger's surprising response to why he accepts never becoming President of the United States

Arnold Schwarzenegger's surprising response to why he accepts never becoming President of the United States Watch

Celebrity

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Hollywood actor and former governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger declared his gratitude for the United States of America. Despite being born ...

California's extreme drought causes rodents to raid homes

California's extreme drought causes rodents to raid homes Watch

U.S.

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Rodents are being forced to forage into houses and residences for water to survive during the high temperature in California causing an extreme ...

It just might be the largest eruption ever! Fire in the belly - much more magma underneath Yellowstone volcano than thought

It just might be the largest eruption ever! Fire in the belly - much more magma underneath Yellowstone volcano than thought Watch

U.S.

A research group, using seismic technology to scan Yellowstone National Park's depths has made a literally earth-shaking discovery. ...