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Climate change to cause animal extinction in next century

Climate change to cause animal extinction in next century Watch

Green

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

In the next century or so, one in six species of plants and animals are likely to be extinct in South America, New Zealand, and Australia. Species in ...

12 unusual facts about smell and taste

12 unusual facts about smell and taste Watch

Health

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The associate director of the Center for Smell and Taste at the University of Florida, Steven D. Munger, Ph.D, has answered some questions posed to ...

Obamacare, State Sovereignty, and the Heckler's Veto at the Supreme Court

Obamacare, State Sovereignty, and the Heckler's Veto at the Supreme Court

U.S.

By Edwin Meese III & J. Kenneth Blackwell

Refusing to give effect to Congress's law would usher in an era where courts routinely let presidents rewrite statutes whenever the words ...

Special Report: UN French Soldiers Rape African Boys in Central African Republic

Special Report: UN French Soldiers Rape African Boys in Central African Republic Watch

Africa

By Obianuju Ekeocha

African nations have been under severe pressure to fall in line and submit to the rainbow flag of the LGBT campaigns. Many of our African leaders ...

Fr. Peter M. J. Stravinskas on What it Means to be a Crusader Today

Fr. Peter M. J. Stravinskas on What it Means to be a Crusader Today

U.S.

By Fr. Peter M. J. Stravinskas, Ph.D., S.T.D.

When Pope Urban II called for the First Crusade in 1095, he envisioned it as a defensive action, designed to liberate the Holy Land from the ...

3 things Christians must recognize about anxiety and depression

3 things Christians must recognize about anxiety and depression Watch

Living Faith

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Depression, anxiety and other mental illnesses are often misunderstood, even by Christians. Due to the personal and internal nature of the ...

Banished Filipino refugees remarkably live and work on the ocean

Banished Filipino refugees remarkably live and work on the ocean Watch

Asia Pacific

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Filipino refugees have chosen to establish a community on stilts over the ocean, off the coast of Malaysia, after their country banished them for ...

'Empty landscapes': Massive herbivore extinction in Southeast Asia hurts environment

'Empty landscapes': Massive herbivore extinction in Southeast Asia hurts environment Watch

Green

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Oxford University researchers observed a rapid decline among large herbivores living in the rainforests, savannah and jungles located in Southeast ...

Welcome to Liberland: Small patch claims to be world's newest country

Welcome to Liberland: Small patch claims to be world's newest country Watch

Europe

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Liberland, the world's newest country, is a "pocket-sized" land that already has its own flag -- decorated with an eagle and a sun -- and its own ...

30 dead migrants dug up inside Southern Thailand human-trafficking camp

30 dead migrants dug up inside Southern Thailand human-trafficking camp Watch

Asia Pacific

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A gruesome scenario was discovered by authorities after reaching remote woodland that served as a camp for human traffickers. About 30 bodies of ...

Vast majority of Americans fear further racial unrest come the summer months

Vast majority of Americans fear further racial unrest come the summer months Watch

U.S.

According to a poll, a vast majority of Americans fear further racial unrest come the long, hot summer months. A whopping 96 percent of those ...

Father Junipero Serra praised by Pope Francis as 'one of the founding fathers of the United States'

Father Junipero Serra praised by Pope Francis as 'one of the founding fathers of the United States' Watch

Living Faith

Declaring 18th century Franciscan priest Father Junipero Serra as "one of the founding fathers of the United States," Pope Francis, speaking in ...

Ready or not -- DNA editing makes giant step forward

Ready or not -- DNA editing makes giant step forward Watch

Health

The mad scientist custom constructing a human being in the manner of Dr. Frankenstein in countless B-movies grows ever nearer in reality. A ...

30% of all jobs will be gone to the metal 'Mad Men' Robots:  White-collar activities not immune, experts warn

30% of all jobs will be gone to the metal 'Mad Men' Robots: White-collar activities not immune, experts warn Watch

Technology

Once the domain of "Buck Rogers" and science fiction, robots are becoming increasingly common in 21st Century life. Specific examples include ...

New study pinpoints most 'racist' areas in America -- and it's not where you think it is

New study pinpoints most 'racist' areas in America -- and it's not where you think it is Watch

U.S.

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

New research suggests that areas in the northern part of the United States have higher mortality rates for black Americans and the people were found ...

Genetic breakthrough could mark farewell to aging

Genetic breakthrough could mark farewell to aging Watch

Health

Slowing the human ageing process, in addition to solving the riddles behind such diseases such as cancer, diabetes and Alzheimer's disease may ...

Nearly 9,000 charities in India cancelled due to foreign funds

Nearly 9,000 charities in India cancelled due to foreign funds Watch

Asia Pacific

By Aditya Kalra, Thomson Reuters Foundation

India has cancelled the registration of nearly 9,000 charities for failing to declare details of donations from abroad, as New Delhi tightens ...

'Powerwall' is battery from Tesla that powers home

'Powerwall' is battery from Tesla that powers home Watch

Technology

Energy producer Tesla, unveiling their new energy products, has introduced a wall-mounted battery that will be sold for use in consumers' homes. ...

ValLimar Jansen's latest album 'a soulful experience'

ValLimar Jansen's latest album 'a soulful experience'

Music

By Kelcee Marcum, Oregon Catholic Press

A unique mixture of genres, ValLimar Jansen's latest album, "Spirit & Soul," contains elements from gospel and praise and worship while escaping ...

Death toll from Nepal earthquake sails past 6,000

Death toll from Nepal earthquake sails past 6,000 Watch

Asia Pacific

In perhaps the nation's worst ever natural disaster, the death toll in the Nepal quake has sailed past 6,000. Current figures put the current ...

Hundreds of hostages freed from Boko Haram captivity

Hundreds of hostages freed from Boko Haram captivity Watch

Africa

The tide may have turned for the Nigerian military n its ongoing battle with terror group Boko Haram. Army officials say that nearly 300 women ...

Putin's super soldier program? Russian military to equip army with mind controlled exoskeletons

Putin's super soldier program? Russian military to equip army with mind controlled exoskeletons Watch

Europe

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

It seems that Russian President Vladimir Putin is giving his army of aggression a new toy to play with, at least if recent claims by Russian ...

Nevada's Lake Mead drying up: At lowest level since the 1930s

Nevada's Lake Mead drying up: At lowest level since the 1930s Watch

U.S.

It's just the latest bad news in an increasingly dry year for the Southwestern states. Lake Mead in Nevada is at critically low levels. The ...

Los Angeles Samaritan provides tiny house for the homeless

Los Angeles Samaritan provides tiny house for the homeless Watch

Living Faith

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A 60-year-old homeless woman named Smokie was helped by Elvis Summers, a Los Angeles man who noticed Smokie sleeping on a dirt patch in a ...

Crazed, bloody man caught on tape attempting kidnap

Crazed, bloody man caught on tape attempting kidnap Watch

U.S.

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Jessica Corrales, a 24-year old victim of assault, ran for cover with her mother and niece inside the City Hall at the California desert town of ...

New Black Panther Party's national leader compares their 'war' to the Founding Fathers' accomplishments

New Black Panther Party's national leader compares their 'war' to the Founding Fathers' accomplishments Watch

U.S.

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

New Black Panther Party's national leader, Hashim Nzinga, said that they are "willing to die or kill to save our babies and to save a black nation ...

New York Times reports substantial loss in spite of digital growth

New York Times reports substantial loss in spite of digital growth Watch

Business & Economics

In just one of growing death knells of the daily print newspaper, the iconic New York Times reported a hefty $15 million loss for the first ...

Kindergartener and brother disturbingly bring handguns to elementary school

Kindergartener and brother disturbingly bring handguns to elementary school Watch

U.S.

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Dewitt Elementary School authorities were alerted after a student reported seeing brothers with guns on the school bus, according to spokesperson ...