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Universe's most elusive element: Scientists pool resources to map out 'dark matter'

Universe's most elusive element: Scientists pool resources to map out 'dark matter' Watch

Technology

A fundamental particle, heretofore undiscovered, may explain the mystery of "dark matter." Said substance is the missing material that makes up ...

Kiss them goodbye: Your favorite Bonne Bell's Lip Smacker lip gloss is closing shop

Kiss them goodbye: Your favorite Bonne Bell's Lip Smacker lip gloss is closing shop Watch

Marriage & Family

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Growing up in the 1980s and 90s would not have been complete without Lip Smackers. The genius behind the first flavored lip gloss, Bonne Bell Co. is ...

FATHER'S REVENGE: Iraqi father shoots seven ISIS militants dead after his son's execution posted online

FATHER'S REVENGE: Iraqi father shoots seven ISIS militants dead after his son's execution posted online Watch

Middle East

Revenge is a terrible thing. An Iraqi man has paid the ultimate price for avenging his son's death at the hands of Islamic State militants. Basil ...

ISIS ATROCITY: Alleged gay man thrown seven stories - and then STONED TO DEATH after surviving fall

ISIS ATROCITY: Alleged gay man thrown seven stories - and then STONED TO DEATH after surviving fall Watch

Middle East

In yet another entry in the growing crimes against humanity committed by Islamic State, shocking photos now depict an alleged homosexual man ...

Tuesday, February 3 - Homily: St. Blaise and Proper Speech

Tuesday, February 3 - Homily: St. Blaise and Proper Speech Watch

Daily Homilies

On the Feast of St. Blaise, Fr. Elias preaches on the need to ask this saint's intercession for the curing of physical ailments of the throat as ...

((WARNING: EXTREMELY GRAPHIC PHOTOS)) Jordanian pilot is horrifically burned to death in ISIS' most sickening photos yet

((WARNING: EXTREMELY GRAPHIC PHOTOS)) Jordanian pilot is horrifically burned to death in ISIS' most sickening photos yet

Middle East

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Jordanian pilot, Moaz al-Kasasbeh is seen burned to death in ISIS' latest video release. Wearing an orange jumpsuit, trapped in a locked cage, he is ...

The terminator won't be killing you anytime soon, but he will take your job! Artifical intelligence poses bigger threat to human employment than world domination

The terminator won't be killing you anytime soon, but he will take your job! Artifical intelligence poses bigger threat to human employment than world domination Watch

Technology

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The potential threat of artificial intelligence takeover has caused alarm in many people. Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk and even Bill Gates fear the ...

War in the Sahel? African Union deploys troops to combat Boko Haram

War in the Sahel? African Union deploys troops to combat Boko Haram Watch

Africa

Boko Haram, the Islamist group that has run rampant throughout Nigeria and its neighboring countries, may see an end to its power of avoiding ...

56-year-old man remarkably walks 21-miles every day to get to work and back, has never missed a day

56-year-old man remarkably walks 21-miles every day to get to work and back, has never missed a day Watch

U.S.

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Imagine walking 21 miles to work and back every day, no matter what the weather was. For most people getting out of bed to go to work is a hard ...

I'm Your Dad: Pope Francis and the Super Bowl Ads are Right, We Need Fathers

I'm Your Dad: Pope Francis and the Super Bowl Ads are Right, We Need Fathers Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

Along with 115 million other people, I watched the Superbowl Sunday night. It was an extraordinary game which will provide fodder for analysts, ...

Egypt declares Hamas a TERRORIST GROUP over attacks in Sinai

Egypt declares Hamas a TERRORIST GROUP over attacks in Sinai Watch

Africa

Another government has taken a strong stance against terrorism, and this time it may be rather surprising.

Lake Baikal, one of world's biggest freshwater sources, falls to lowest level in 60 years

Lake Baikal, one of world's biggest freshwater sources, falls to lowest level in 60 years Watch

Asia Pacific

Lake Baikal in Siberia, one of world's biggest freshwater sources is currently at its lowest levels in 60 years. A hydroelectric station is ...

Is your bank account suffering? Here are 5 INCREDIBLY EASY TIPS on how to save money!

Is your bank account suffering? Here are 5 INCREDIBLY EASY TIPS on how to save money! Watch

Business & Economics

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Saving money is not a simple task. It is hard to resist eating out or buying the hottest new music. How can your savings account grow when spending ...

'LARGE OUTBREAK' OF MEASLES in the U.S. feared

'LARGE OUTBREAK' OF MEASLES in the U.S. feared Watch

Health

Measles among children is spreading quickly through the United States - and it could get a whole lot worse. Centers for Disease Control and ...

Indian child workers rescued from illegal 'sweatshops' that make bangles

Indian child workers rescued from illegal 'sweatshops' that make bangles Watch

Asia Pacific

By Nita Bhalla, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Police in a series of early morning raids in the southern city of Hyderabad rescued hundreds of Indian children trafficked and enslaved to make ...

Do beauty products have you stressed out and broke? Here are some tips on when to spend and when it's OK to be cheap with your makeup products

Do beauty products have you stressed out and broke? Here are some tips on when to spend and when it's OK to be cheap with your makeup products Watch

Marriage & Family

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

With hair products, clothes and makeup, being a female today ends up becoming very expensive. Women are often left feeling like they need these ...

'I'm gonna die!' Watch what happens when a man tries to escape from underneath a moving train in this heart stopping viral video

'I'm gonna die!' Watch what happens when a man tries to escape from underneath a moving train in this heart stopping viral video Watch

U.S.

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Being stuck under a moving train is a most unimaginable fear. But for one young man, this fear was a reality.

Japan vows that they 'will never, ever forgive' the Islamic State over death of Japanese journalist

Japan vows that they 'will never, ever forgive' the Islamic State over death of Japanese journalist Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Islamic State has apparently executed both Japanese men captured in January, prompting Japan to vow that they "will never forgive" the two ...

What Are You Doing With Your Manhood?

What Are You Doing With Your Manhood?

Blog

By Jackie Stammen

I couldn't help but watch the end of the Super Bowl tonight when the fight broke out between the Seahawks and the Patriots and think, 'what are ...

Legendary Azzam, world's largest and most expensive yacht, spotted off coast of Spain

Legendary Azzam, world's largest and most expensive yacht, spotted off coast of Spain Watch

Europe

The mysterious and elusive Azzam, the world's largest and most expensive "super yacht" was spotted docked in Spain. At 590 feet in length, Assam ...

Playtime is over: Germany, European banks get tough with Greece

Playtime is over: Germany, European banks get tough with Greece Watch

Europe

Greece\'s newly elected leftist government, led by Alexis Tsipras promises that the five years of austerity that the nation lived under during ...

Monday, February 2 - Homily: Presenting the Supernatural Light

Monday, February 2 - Homily: Presenting the Supernatural Light Watch

Daily Homilies

Fr. Elias on the Presentation of the Lord where Our Lady, who is the true temple, brings the light of the world to the man made temple in ...

GOP demands that Obama release communications with the IRS since 2010

GOP demands that Obama release communications with the IRS since 2010 Watch

Politics & Policy

Hoping to find out whether the IRS shared private taxpayer information with political operatives at the White House, Senate Republicans requested ...

ISRAEL ALARMED: Officials say that President Obama has agreed to 80 percent of Iran's nuclear demands

ISRAEL ALARMED: Officials say that President Obama has agreed to 80 percent of Iran's nuclear demands Watch

Middle East

According to Israeli officials, the Obama administration has already agreed to the vast majority of Iran's demands in the P5+1 negotiations over ...

Now That You Know the Truth About Contraceptives, What Comes Next?

Now That You Know the Truth About Contraceptives, What Comes Next?

Blog

By by Tara K. E. Brelinsky

In part 1 of this discussion on rethinking your birth control, I defined what it means to be a woman. Not just a modern woman, but a whole woman ...

The Prophetic Dream of Don Bosco and the Leadership of the Pope

The Prophetic Dream of Don Bosco and the Leadership of the Pope

U.S.

By Deacon Keith Fournier

This vision could describe what is occurring in our own day. Visions use symbols to communicate. They often have numerous applications and ...

Keith A Fournier: Why I Will Not Give Up On Politics

Keith A Fournier: Why I Will Not Give Up On Politics Watch

Politics & Policy

By Keith A Fournier

Like many in the United States, I am trying to make sense out of what is happening to this Nation which we love. The temptation, so clearly ...

China's generosity is welcome - and very worrying

China's generosity is welcome - and very worrying Watch

Asia Pacific

The Asian powerhouse of China has risen to the occasion to grant cash loans to strapped nations. China's purse strings are loose, and many of its ...