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ENROLLMENT ZERO: No one signs up for Obamacare in Hawaii - NO ONE

ENROLLMENT ZERO: No one signs up for Obamacare in Hawaii - NO ONE Watch

Politics & Policy

Suppose they gave universal health care - and no one came? That appears to be the case in Hawaii, where Hawaii's Obamacare Exchange enrolled a ...

Stone tools dating back more than three million years old discovered in Kenya

Stone tools dating back more than three million years old discovered in Kenya Watch

Africa

Crude stone tools, recently discovered in Kenya, raise profound questions about prehistory. The tools date back 3.3 million years, making them ...

Catacombs becomes popular as graveyard space in Jerusalem grows scarce

Catacombs becomes popular as graveyard space in Jerusalem grows scarce Watch

Middle East

Many of the Jewish faith yearn to be interred in the Holy Land. Jerusalem, however, is running out of graveyard space. To meet this growing ...

Islamic State seizes control of Palmyra

Islamic State seizes control of Palmyra Watch

Middle East

Islamic State extremists have seized full control of the ancient Syrian town of Palmyra. Syrian Government defense lines collapsed there earlier ...

How an amazing service dog forever changed his young owner's life

How an amazing service dog forever changed his young owner's life Watch

Marriage & Family

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A service dog has become a little miracle to his 11-year-old owner who is blind and suffers from daily seizure attacks.

3 things Christians must refrain from posting about on Facebook

3 things Christians must refrain from posting about on Facebook Watch

Technology

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Christians are becoming more and more active in the use of technology, as well as within participation on social media. While it is obvious that the ...

Feeling ill? Wi-Fi may be to blame for mysterious illnesses

Feeling ill? Wi-Fi may be to blame for mysterious illnesses Watch

Technology

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Do you use Wi-Fi on a regular basis? If you're using any sort of modern technology, that answer is yes, and while it certainly makes daily life ...

Crackdown by federal agents on 'Pill Mills' in four southern states

Crackdown by federal agents on 'Pill Mills' in four southern states Watch

U.S.

The Drug Enforcement Administration and other authorities are raiding pharmacies, pain clinics and other facilities in four southern U.S. ...

Top 5 Roman Catholic colleges in the United States

Top 5 Roman Catholic colleges in the United States Watch

Living Faith

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

What constitutes being the best university is oftentimes subjective and usually in adherence to one's beliefs and practices. Choosing a college is ...

Don't take your children 'hostage,' Pope tells separated couples

Don't take your children 'hostage,' Pope tells separated couples Watch

Living Faith

In discussing the role of parents educating their children, Pope Francis in his General Audience, advised separated couples to "never, never, ...

New labor law drastically sets backs children's rights in India

New labor law drastically sets backs children's rights in India Watch

Asia Pacific

Every country in the world has made strides in child labor - with the notable exception of India. Even latecomers who have made strides in ...

Brain reset: Scientists uncover unusual way to get rid of brain disorders

Brain reset: Scientists uncover unusual way to get rid of brain disorders Watch

Health

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

By implanting special cells that emit GABA into the brains of adult mice scientists found a way to cure certain brain disorders, like lazy eye. ...

Are you an attentive parent? Smartphone distraction can be dangerous

Are you an attentive parent? Smartphone distraction can be dangerous Watch

Marriage & Family

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Cellphones have become most parents' and child caregivers' source of guilt for the lack of attention they give to their kids while at playgrounds, ...

Extreme female terrorist 'White Widow' commands army of 200 female jihadist spies

Extreme female terrorist 'White Widow' commands army of 200 female jihadist spies Watch

Middle East

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The so-called "White Widow" is now reported as commanding an army of around 200 female jihadists who pose as normal citizens and workers, like shop ...

Thursday, May 21 - Homily: St. Christopher and the Mexican Martyrs

Thursday, May 21 - Homily: St. Christopher and the Mexican Martyrs Watch

Daily Homilies

Fr. Elias on the martyrs of Mexico during the persecutions there in the 1920's.

9 foods you've been eating wrong all this time

9 foods you've been eating wrong all this time Watch

Home & Food

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Food is a major part of our lives, and the way we eat our fruits, vegetables, pastas and other dishes differ from person to person. However, you may ...

Unexpected find in Washington may be last of its kind

Unexpected find in Washington may be last of its kind Watch

Green

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

When an inter-tidal rock was found in the Sucia Island State Park in Washington State back in 2012, its discoverers had no idea that it would create ...

Health in the United States: Which cities are the healthiest?

Health in the United States: Which cities are the healthiest? Watch

Health

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The American College of Sports Medicine has recently released their 2015 American Fitness Index, naming the top three fittest and the least fit ...

10 foods you thought were vegetarian but aren't

10 foods you thought were vegetarian but aren't Watch

Home & Food

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Whether you are a vegetarian or not, you definitely need to find out the different products, ingredients and other stuff found in the food that you ...

Matt C. Abbott: Why I wrote Pope Francis about an exorcist

Matt C. Abbott: Why I wrote Pope Francis about an exorcist

U.S.

By Matt C. Abbott

Here's one name I haven't heard mentioned in regard to possible canonization, yet it seems he'd be a good candidate: Father William S. Bowdern, ...

8 encouraging Bible verses to lift you up

8 encouraging Bible verses to lift you up Watch

Living Faith

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Sometimes getting up in the morning can be the hardest thing you'll do all day. When life's worries press down on you and take your soul hostage, the ...

Islamic State captures World Heritage site despite Kurdish offensive

Islamic State captures World Heritage site despite Kurdish offensive Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

While the Islamic State's recent capture of Mosul in Iraq has been making the news, it's there current conquests in Syria that are more worrying ...

FBI lectures High school students on resisting ISIS recruitment

FBI lectures High school students on resisting ISIS recruitment Watch

U.S.

High school students at Bergen County School, in Bergen County, New Jersey got a surprise lecture from FBI agents. They warned students away ...

Los Angeles boosts minimum wage to $15.34 an hour, largest U.S. city to do so

Los Angeles boosts minimum wage to $15.34 an hour, largest U.S. city to do so Watch

Business & Economics

The minimum wage for the city of Los Angeles will be $15.34 by the year 2020 - until then, wages will increase incrementally each year. The ...

After 33 years on the air, late night talk show host David Letterman leaves lasting legacy

After 33 years on the air, late night talk show host David Letterman leaves lasting legacy Watch

Celebrity

At 33 years on the air uninterrupted, with well over six thousand shows to his credit, late-night talk show host David Letterman will leave a ...

Pope Francis tells bishops to act more like pastors - and not 'pilots'

Pope Francis tells bishops to act more like pastors - and not 'pilots' Watch

Living Faith

Addressing bishops in Italy, Pope Francis told them to act more like pastors than "pilots" telling the faithful what to do. The pontiff said that ...

Bin Laden's secret files: What we found and what's been released

Bin Laden's secret files: What we found and what's been released Watch

U.S.

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The U.S. government has begun declassifying and releasing documents that were captured during the 2011 raid of Osama bin Laden's hideout in ...