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A political warning against high taxes: Northest losses 40% of its House seats

A political warning against high taxes: Northest losses 40% of its House seats Watch

U.S.

The Census Bureau has reported that the Northeast is losing power in the U.S. as many citizens leave the high-tax region, heading south or west ...

Is Ebola here to stay? Second patient being monitored for Ebola in Dallas

Is Ebola here to stay? Second patient being monitored for Ebola in Dallas Watch

U.S.

A second person who had been in close contact with a person infected with Ebola is now being closely monitored in Dallas. Health officials here ...

Wednesday, October 1 - Homily: St. Therese

Wednesday, October 1 - Homily: St. Therese Watch

Daily Homilies

Patroness of the Missions & Doctor of the Church. How did she do that?

Is it official? Obama worst president in U.S. history as report shows he does not attend briefings

Is it official? Obama worst president in U.S. history as report shows he does not attend briefings Watch

Politics & Policy

A report has revealed that President Obama has attended less than half of his daily intelligence briefings, which explains why he has underestimated ...

33 million crimes per year! Despite crackdown on crime, Mexicans still doubt ability of law enforcement

33 million crimes per year! Despite crackdown on crime, Mexicans still doubt ability of law enforcement Watch

Americas

A new survey from the national statistics institute (INEGI) revealed that despite claims from the Mexican government that their country is ...

EBOLA IN AMERICA - Two scary facts nobody is telling you about Ebola

EBOLA IN AMERICA - Two scary facts nobody is telling you about Ebola Watch

Health

A patient in a Dallas area hospital has been confirmed as ill with the Ebola virus. This is the first case of a person in the United States being ...

How Can We Overcome Fear?

How Can We Overcome Fear? Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

Unable to overcome fear by our own effort, we are often overcome by it. Though we may develop coping mechanisms over time, or learn to hide the ...

There is no future for the Christians in Iraq, Anglican vicar warns

There is no future for the Christians in Iraq, Anglican vicar warns Watch

Middle East

Terrorist fighters from the Islamic State are almost ready to enter the capital of Iraq, the vicar of St. George's Anglican Church in Baghdad ...

Jesus' Great Invitation - 'Come Unto Me All Who are Weary'

Jesus' Great Invitation - 'Come Unto Me All Who are Weary'

Blog

By Chaplain Adele M. Gill, RN, BSN, CC

Have you ever met someone who you just know is a Christian? Of course you have. They are the ones who consistently personify and exhibit abject ...

Tough Lessons for Real Life from the Book of Job

Tough Lessons for Real Life from the Book of Job Watch

Living Faith

By Deacon Keith Fournier

When Job was stripped of what his fair-weather friends believed were the -proofs- of Gods favor, he found the greatest treasure of all, the ...

St Therese of the Child Jesus: In the Heart of the Church I Will Be Love

St Therese of the Child Jesus: In the Heart of the Church I Will Be Love Watch

Christian Saints & Heroes

By St Therese of Lisieux

O Jesus, my love, at last I have found my calling: my call is love. Certainly I have found my place in the Church, and you gave me that very place, ...

Saint Theresa of The Child Jesus: Love to The End

Saint Theresa of The Child Jesus: Love to The End Watch

Living Faith

By F. K. Bartels

"Then, nearly ecstatic with supreme joy in my soul, I proclaimed: O Jesus, my love, at last I have found my calling: my call is love. Certainly I ...

India sees epidemic of internet use as net addiction rises

India sees epidemic of internet use as net addiction rises Watch

Asia Pacific

A new survey out of India shows that a large portion of the population is addicted to internet access in one form or another.

FELONIOUS FASHION STATEMENT: Sex trafficking gangs in Britain brand their victims with tattoos

FELONIOUS FASHION STATEMENT: Sex trafficking gangs in Britain brand their victims with tattoos Watch

Europe

According to Britain's National Crime Agency, human trafficking gangs are tattooing their victims to "signify ownership." The agency has since ...

Human trafficking in U.K. fueled by Internet advertising

Human trafficking in U.K. fueled by Internet advertising Watch

Europe

By Kieran Guilbert, Thomson Reuters Foundation

The number of people locked in slavery in Britain rose by 22 percent last year, with online dating, social media sites and Internet job ...

Half the world's animals went extinct over past 40 years

Half the world's animals went extinct over past 40 years Watch

Green

The news for the Animal Kingdom is uniformly grim: Half of the world's animals went extinct over the past 40 years, all of it due to the fault ...

400 wealthiest Americans now worth cumulative $2.3 TRILLION

400 wealthiest Americans now worth cumulative $2.3 TRILLION Watch

Business & Economics

The rich, indeed get richer -- America's wealthiest are worth more than ever before. The United States' top 400 billionaires are now worth a ...

'Political correctness' could have cost lives in White House Security breach

'Political correctness' could have cost lives in White House Security breach Watch

U.S.

"Political correctness" is a hot-button term that has come to mean irrelevance as applied to any given situation. According to Representative ...

Olive oil can significantly lower your risk of strokes or heart attacks

Olive oil can significantly lower your risk of strokes or heart attacks Watch

Health

A new study shows that besides all the other health benefits of olive oil, it may also help reverse heart failure by helping the muscle pump ...

Algerian government supports military intervention against Islamic State

Algerian government supports military intervention against Islamic State Watch

Africa

The international military intervention against what is commonly known in the Arab world as DAESH or Islamic state had become "inevitable," ...

Record debt coupled with slow growth point to economic crisis, Geneva Report says

Record debt coupled with slow growth point to economic crisis, Geneva Report says Watch

Business & Economics

Record debt and slowing economic growth suggest the global economy could be heading for another crisis, the 16th annual Geneva Report warns. ...

Netanyahu says threat of Hamas and ISIS reaches far beyond Israel

Netanyahu says threat of Hamas and ISIS reaches far beyond Israel Watch

Middle East

Speaking at the annual United Nations General Assembly in New York, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned that the threat of Hamas and ...

Islamic State blasts Obama in powerful critique delivered by hostage John Cantile

Islamic State blasts Obama in powerful critique delivered by hostage John Cantile Watch

Middle East

The Islamic State has delivered a powerful critique of Obama's war speech, asking that if two Gulf Wars did not stop the spread of Islamic influence ...

Tuesday, September 30 - Homily: Loving our Worst Enemy

Tuesday, September 30 - Homily: Loving our Worst Enemy Watch

Daily Homilies

Fr. Joachim and the need to love our enemies to act as Christians.

Watch out Saudi Arabia! U.S. oil production expected to rapidly increase

Watch out Saudi Arabia! U.S. oil production expected to rapidly increase Watch

U.S.

The International Energy Agency says that U.S. production of petroleum is set to exceed that of Saudi Arabia's for the first time since 1991. A ...

Why did Obama lie to the American people about ISIS?

Why did Obama lie to the American people about ISIS? Watch

Politics & Policy

President Obama has found someone to blame for the rise of the Islamic State, and it's the intelligence community that supports him. According to ...

Deal W. Hudson: A Telling Vignette from a Chinese High School Classroom

Deal W. Hudson: A Telling Vignette from a Chinese High School Classroom

Asia Pacific

By Deal W. Hudson

Last night I returned from a trip to China where I visited eight of its elite high schools and talked with the students about college education ...

Old Age Is a Time of Grace: Pope Francis Calls the World to Honor the Elderly

Old Age Is a Time of Grace: Pope Francis Calls the World to Honor the Elderly Watch

Europe

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

This Pope, who coined the powerful phrase - Throwaway Culture- to challenge the instrumentalism of the age and offer in its place a recovery of ...