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MASSIVE OIL SPILL: Santa Barbara declares state of emergency over massive oil spill in Pacific Ocean

MASSIVE OIL SPILL: Santa Barbara declares state of emergency over massive oil spill in Pacific Ocean Watch

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By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

About 9 miles of the Pacific ocean, across a popular spot on the California coast, was damaged after a pipeline leaked massive amounts of oil in the ...

UC Santa Barbara massacre survivor speaks on the day's events and his journey to recovery

UC Santa Barbara massacre survivor speaks on the day's events and his journey to recovery Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The fateful night of May 23, 2014, Antoine Cherchian managed to survive being shot by the virgin killer, Elliot Rodger, during his killing spree at ...

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

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

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

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

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

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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, ...

FBI lectures High school students on resisting ISIS recruitment

FBI lectures High school students on resisting ISIS recruitment Watch

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

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

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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 ...

Are there weapons aboard? U.S. Air Force space shuttle's secret contents no longer a secret

Are there weapons aboard? U.S. Air Force space shuttle's secret contents no longer a secret Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The U.S. Air Force's X-37B space shuttle, launched into Earth's orbit, was revealed not to contain weapons as many feared.

As John Wayne would say, YO!  America's biggest ranch up for sale for $725 million

As John Wayne would say, YO! America's biggest ranch up for sale for $725 million Watch

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Waggoner Ranch, America's biggest ranch stretches over 510,000 continuous acres, or 796 square miles, making it a plot of land bigger than the island ...

See what is REALLY killing Americans with macabre 'Death Map'

See what is REALLY killing Americans with macabre 'Death Map' Watch

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While heart disease and cancer are the most common killers in the United States, a new map proves that these causes vary from state to state. ...

What will Boston Marathon bomber face in Supermax prison, described as 'worse than death?'

What will Boston Marathon bomber face in Supermax prison, described as 'worse than death?' Watch

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ADX, the nation's most secure "Supermax" prison in Florence, Colorado may be getting another inmate shortly: 21-year-old Boston Marathon bomber ...

Has OPEC won the oil war? Oil prices rebound after shale market collapse

Has OPEC won the oil war? Oil prices rebound after shale market collapse Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Saudi Arabia's strategy of flooding the global markets with oil in an effort to hamper production by rivals such as Russia, the U.S. and other ...

Online dating gone wrong: Woman found tied in car after meeting man through Craigslist

Online dating gone wrong: Woman found tied in car after meeting man through Craigslist Watch

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By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A 41 year-old man, whose name has not been released yet, is facing multiple charges for reportedly kidnapping a woman he met through Craigslist. Lt. ...

The great cover up! Obama, White House officials, LIED about 2011 raid that killed Osama bin Laden

The great cover up! Obama, White House officials, LIED about 2011 raid that killed Osama bin Laden Watch

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By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

When Osama bin Laden was killed in 2011 during a raid by U.S. Navy SEALs, President Obama used the incident as a feather in his cap, to showcase ...

Police to use 'unmanned aircraft' drones to photograph crash and crime scenes in Illinois

Police to use 'unmanned aircraft' drones to photograph crash and crime scenes in Illinois Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Illinois State Police was given approval by the Federal Aviation Administration to use drones to capture scenes of crash and crime. The "Unmanned ...

POLL: For first time, more unaffiliated than Catholics in United States

POLL: For first time, more unaffiliated than Catholics in United States Watch

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It seems that Christianity has lost its foothold on the United States. According to the latest Pew Research Poll, the U.S. is becoming a little ...

Six dead, 200 treated for injuries in DISASTROUS Amtrak derailment

Six dead, 200 treated for injuries in DISASTROUS Amtrak derailment Watch

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It was a horrific sight to behold in the Port Richmond area of Philadelphia. At least six people were killed, and 200 people were treated for ...

'Boycotting me for a discussion?' Gay hotelier responds to 'gay extremists' protest over Ted Cruz meeting

'Boycotting me for a discussion?' Gay hotelier responds to 'gay extremists' protest over Ted Cruz meeting Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

After hosting a discussion with the conservative presidential candidate Ted Cruz in his home, gay hotelier Mati Weiderpass suffered from boycotts ...

'I am God, I am Satan!' Bloody teenage girl storms Florida police officers

'I am God, I am Satan!' Bloody teenage girl storms Florida police officers Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A 17-year-old girl, from Melbourne, Florida, was arrested after trespassing into home and hurting one of the residents. Covered in blood and broken ...

Can drought-stricken California learn from water-strapped Asia?

Can drought-stricken California learn from water-strapped Asia? Watch

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Asia is in love with the Golden State of California. They happily gobble up such agricultural exports as almonds, wine cheese and cashew nuts. ...

Islamic State ideology becoming more resonant with Americans

Islamic State ideology becoming more resonant with Americans Watch

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The head of U.S. Cyber Command and director of the National Security Agency, Admiral Mike Rogers says that the ability of Islamic State to ...

Boys Without Dads: A Cruel and Volatile Calculus

Boys Without Dads: A Cruel and Volatile Calculus

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By Ken Blackwell and Rob Schwarzwalder

There will be plenty of time to discuss the things that animated and informed the wildness in the streets we've witnessed in Maryland's largest ...

Racial issues emerge as owners of a Hispanic restaurant plan to host 'White Appreciation Day'

Racial issues emerge as owners of a Hispanic restaurant plan to host 'White Appreciation Day' Watch

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By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

It all started as a joke. But now, two Hispanic owners of a barbecue joint in Milliken, Colorado claim that they want to host a "White Appreciation ...

Deacon Keith Fournier on Mothers Day

Deacon Keith Fournier on Mothers Day Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

On this Mother's Day I will mourn the loss of my earthly mother Ellen and draw strength and hope in reflecting on Mary, the Mother of the Lord, ...

Honoring our Mothers on Mothers Day: A Christian Reflection

Honoring our Mothers on Mothers Day: A Christian Reflection Watch

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By Deacon Keith Fournier

For those whose mothers and grandmothers are still alive - cherish them today. Hug and kiss them. Honor them. Thank them. For those whose mothers ...

AMAZING PHOTOS: Underwater graveyard of hundreds of World War II planes captured by photographer

AMAZING PHOTOS: Underwater graveyard of hundreds of World War II planes captured by photographer Watch

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Unseen for nearly 70 years, a new series of incredible photographs depict more than 150 lost World War II aircraft left untouched 130-feet under ...

ISIS actively recruits thousands of people across U.S., FBI director says

ISIS actively recruits thousands of people across U.S., FBI director says Watch

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"Hundreds, maybe thousands" of people across the United States are receiving recruitment overtures from Islamic State, FBI Director James Comey ...

U.S. footing the bill for the U.N. - why is that?

U.S. footing the bill for the U.N. - why is that? Watch

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An expert on the international body of the United Nations clued in lawmakers this week on that institution's annual upkeep. The United States ...