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Following Ferguson shooting, police departments rush to adopt body cameras

Following Ferguson shooting, police departments rush to adopt body cameras Watch

U.S.

Whether you believe the story told by Ferguson police officer Daren Wilson, or by the family of Michael Brown, it is certain that the case has ...

This Thanksgiving, average person can consume as much fat as three sticks of butter

This Thanksgiving, average person can consume as much fat as three sticks of butter Watch

Home & Food

The holidays are upon us - and eating right traditionally goes out the window. Dieticians estimate that the average person gobbles up the fat ...

Science-fiction epic 'Interstellar' has fans wondering: Is wormhole travel possible?

Science-fiction epic 'Interstellar' has fans wondering: Is wormhole travel possible? Watch

Movies

The science-fiction hit film "Interstellar" has audiences wondering - is "wormhole travel' possible? According to renowned astrophysicist Kip ...

Should Obama be able to use the IRS as a weapon to target conservative opponents?

Should Obama be able to use the IRS as a weapon to target conservative opponents? Watch

Politics & Policy

It should come as a surprise to no one that fraud and power abuse is rampant in President Obama's White House, and the new scandal fall on the ...

Catholic Shopping .com is about to have its biggest sale ever for Black Friday weekend!

Catholic Shopping .com is about to have its biggest sale ever for Black Friday weekend!

U.S.

This weekend, Catholic Shopping .com is having an amazing sale with up to 70% off of selected items. These deep discounts will help you finish your ...

Four mythological symbols of China found along 1,700-year-old Silk Road

Four mythological symbols of China found along 1,700-year-old Silk Road Watch

Asia Pacific

The four mythological symbols of China - the White Tiger of the West, the Vermilion Bird of the South, and the Black Turtle of the North and the ...

The man behind the mess of Obamacare wants you to encourage abortion!

The man behind the mess of Obamacare wants you to encourage abortion! Watch

Politics & Policy

The architect of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), John Gruber, has made a fool of President Obama and the Democrats in his administration once again.

Medicare, Social Security - all for illegal immigrants, thanks to Obama

Medicare, Social Security - all for illegal immigrants, thanks to Obama Watch

Politics & Policy

In President Obama's new plan to protect millions of illegal immigrants from deportation, many of these same individuals will be eligible to ...

A Boston man has something new to be thankful for after he received a double arm transplant

A Boston man has something new to be thankful for after he received a double arm transplant Watch

U.S.

A Boston man who received a double arm transplant in October is making remarkable recovery, just in time for Thanksgiving. The best part, he ...

Dreaded cartel overlord Alfredo Vasquez-Hernandez sentenced to 22 years in prison in U.S.

Dreaded cartel overlord Alfredo Vasquez-Hernandez sentenced to 22 years in prison in U.S. Watch

U.S.

Top Sinaloa cartel thug Alfredo Vasquez-Hernandez has been sentenced to 22 years in prison in the U.S. for planning the delivery of more than 600 ...

Pope says he's willing to speak to Islamic State - says nations are likewise guilty of 'terrorism'

Pope says he's willing to speak to Islamic State - says nations are likewise guilty of 'terrorism' Watch

Living Faith

Asked about the possibilities of discussion with Islamic State, Pope Francis said, "I never count anything as lost. Never. Never close the door. ...

Take the Catholic Online Thanksgiving Challenge!

Take the Catholic Online Thanksgiving Challenge! Watch

Living Faith

Thanksgiving is supposed to be a holiday filled with family and food, often spent on televised parades and football, and naps after lunch. Kids play ...

Here's 3,000 reasons why Obama just made illegal immigrants more attractive to your employer

Here's 3,000 reasons why Obama just made illegal immigrants more attractive to your employer Watch

U.S.

President Obama's new amnesty plan is going to have some drastic effects that most American's aren't aware of, one that may just get you kicked ...

Fr. Randy Sly on Thanksgiving and Our Roots of Faith

Fr. Randy Sly on Thanksgiving and Our Roots of Faith

U.S.

By Fr. Randy Sly

Thanksgiving Day has become a time when we watch parades and then take in large amounts of food and football. According to some calculations, 46 ...

Thanksgiving Day: We are Still One Nation - Under God

Thanksgiving Day: We are Still One Nation - Under God Watch

U.S.

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

This week the people of the United States of America struggle to find a way through the trauma we are experiencing in the wake of the riots in ...

China is taking the lead in the fight against Ebola with a brand new, 100-bed, medical facility

China is taking the lead in the fight against Ebola with a brand new, 100-bed, medical facility Watch

Africa

China has stepped up its efforts in the battle against Ebola in West Africa, opening a new treatment center in Liberia that can hold 100 patients.

If You Have To Paint, Make It A Painting Party

If You Have To Paint, Make It A Painting Party

Blog

By Jackie Stammen

It's been a really long time since I lasted posted on here, but I haven't forgotten about this blog. 

Evangelical, Missionary Pope Francis Calls Europe to Return to Jesus Christ and Christian Roots

Evangelical, Missionary Pope Francis Calls Europe to Return to Jesus Christ and Christian Roots Watch

Europe

By Deacon Keith A Fournier

I believe that Europe has many resources for going forward. It's like a sickness that Europe has today. A wound. And the greatest resource is the ...

Acknowledging Unknown Soldier over known soldiers: Over 1.2 million veterans lack health insurance

Acknowledging Unknown Soldier over known soldiers: Over 1.2 million veterans lack health insurance Watch

U.S.

As many leave laurels at the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the United States refuses to acknowledge the health and benefits of known soldiers. ...

Unborn, terminally ill and elderly are treated as objects in Europe, Pope Francis says

Unborn, terminally ill and elderly are treated as objects in Europe, Pope Francis says Watch

Living Faith

"Despite talk of human rights, too many people are treated as objects in Europe: unborn, terminally ill, and the elderly," Pope Francis said. ...

Father William Nolan appointed by Pope Francis as Bishop of Galloway

Father William Nolan appointed by Pope Francis as Bishop of Galloway Watch

Europe

Pope Francis has appointed Father William Nolan, vicar general of Motherwell, as Bishop of Galloway. Father Nolan says he is "over-awed" by the ...

Agreement between Vatican and China remains far from certainty

Agreement between Vatican and China remains far from certainty Watch

Asia Pacific

While there appear warming overtures both between the Vatican and China, seemingly insurmountable differences remain. The general consensus is ...

Brain weak spot that causes Alzheimer's begins in late adolescence

Brain weak spot that causes Alzheimer's begins in late adolescence Watch

Health

According to scientists in the United Kingdom, the human brain has a weak spot for Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia. Researchers pinpointed ...

Ferguson in flames as policeman who shot, killed teenager found not guilty

Ferguson in flames as policeman who shot, killed teenager found not guilty Watch

U.S.

People have responded to violence - with violence. After Police Officer Darren Wilson was been cleared of all charges in the shooting death of ...

Tuesday, November 25 - Homily: St Catherine, Martyr

Tuesday, November 25 - Homily: St Catherine, Martyr Watch

Daily Homilies

Fr. Joachim on the extraordinary life of St Catherine of Alexandria who gave tremendous witness to the faith during the last of the persecutions ...

Signs of desperation: Islamic State offers rewards for capture of foreign 'spies'

Signs of desperation: Islamic State offers rewards for capture of foreign 'spies' Watch

Middle East

While leaders of the Islamic State have claimed that the airstrikes by the U.S. and coalition allies are ineffective, it has garnered a reaction ...

Women beware! This fibroid removal process could just cost you your life!

Women beware! This fibroid removal process could just cost you your life! Watch

Health

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning women and physicians about a gynecologic device that has given women cancer.

Abortion as a contraceptive? The ugly truth of abortion in Vietnam

Abortion as a contraceptive? The ugly truth of abortion in Vietnam Watch

Asia Pacific

A report from Vietnam's Hanoi Central Obstetrics Hospital has revealed that 40% of all pregnancies in Vietnam end in abortion, a figure that is ...