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Was the final seconds of doomed Germanwings flight captured with a cell phone camera? French magazine defends video footage

Was the final seconds of doomed Germanwings flight captured with a cell phone camera? French magazine defends video footage Watch

Europe

French news magazine, French Match says that a cell phone video authentically shows the final seconds of the doomed Germanwings Flight 9525 that ...

The mystery behind the mass grave found underneath University of Cambridge

The mystery behind the mass grave found underneath University of Cambridge Watch

Europe

The silent skeletons of 1,300 12th century men bear mute witness to Our Common Fate. How they got there under the University of Cambridge in ...

Death sentences up - but executions decline worldwide

Death sentences up - but executions decline worldwide Watch

Middle East

The world's courts are quick to put the convicted to death, it seems - but seems slower in carrying them out. Those are the findings of a report ...

Holy Comeback! Actors Adam West, Burt Ward to reappear as TV's Batman and Robin next year

Holy Comeback! Actors Adam West, Burt Ward to reappear as TV's Batman and Robin next year Watch

TV

Holy Rerun, Batman! Actors Adam West and Burt Ward were renowned in their Hollywood heyday as the caped crusaders Batman and Robin, respectively. ...

Ancient remedy using natural ingredients appears to stop 'superbug'

Ancient remedy using natural ingredients appears to stop 'superbug' Watch

Health

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, a flesh infection usually transmitted over lengthy hospital stays, may have met its match ...

Four-year-old Syrian girl mistakes camera for gun and 'surrenders' in heartbreaking photo

Four-year-old Syrian girl mistakes camera for gun and 'surrenders' in heartbreaking photo Watch

Middle East

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A Turkish photographer traveling through Syria capturing the horrors throughout the war-torn country experienced something even more heartbreaking ...

Wednesday, April 1 - Homily: Disease of the Soul and Body

Wednesday, April 1 - Homily: Disease of the Soul and Body Watch

Daily Homilies

Vice and sin are diseases of the soul, and God can punish the body for the offenses of the soul. This is a great mercy which can help its ...

Republicans warn foreign governments against negotiating deals with the Obama administration

Republicans warn foreign governments against negotiating deals with the Obama administration Watch

Politics & Policy

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Obama administration's initial plan for talks with the United Nations on climate change has opened the door for Republican's to warn other ...

Terrorism may be behind Turkey's nationwide power outage

Terrorism may be behind Turkey's nationwide power outage Watch

Middle East

Turkey has been thrown into chaos with a nationwide power outage. Buildings have gone dark, railways have halted, and the nation is in the cold ...

Obama grants clemency, 22 prison inmates to be released

Obama grants clemency, 22 prison inmates to be released Watch

U.S.

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

President Obama granted clemency to 22 prisoners with drug-related charges, according to the announcement of the White House on Tuesday. Eight of ...

Where did April Fool's Day really come from?

Where did April Fool's Day really come from? Watch

U.S.

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Christianity is one of the factors that led to the creation of the April 1, according to the most popular theory of the April Fools' Day. This is not ...

Your health is 'written' on your face: Facial imaging exposes the dramatic pace of aging

Your health is 'written' on your face: Facial imaging exposes the dramatic pace of aging Watch

Health

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

According to a report by a Chinese research team, facial features are proven more reliable in determining how fast a person is aging and some related ...

Entire Alaskan town's population amazingly lives in a single housing unit

Entire Alaskan town's population amazingly lives in a single housing unit Watch

U.S.

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

In Whittier, Alaska, nearly everyone lives in a single building. The 14-story Begich Towers is the residence of almost all the 218 members of the ...

Unholy political positions in the Holy Land

Unholy political positions in the Holy Land Watch

Living Faith

By Tony Magliano

As the minds and hearts of Christians throughout the world focus on the suffering, death and resurrection of our Lord Jesus, we naturally think of ...

Thursday of the Lord's Supper: Christ Loved His Own To the End

Thursday of the Lord's Supper: Christ Loved His Own To the End

Lent / Easter

By F. K. Bartels

The entire meaning of Lent, Holy Thursday, the Easter Triduum, can be summed up in this sentence from the gospel of John, "He loved his own in the ...

Couple brutally stoned to death by Islamist State for fornication

Couple brutally stoned to death by Islamist State for fornication Watch

Middle East

New, brutal images showing Islamic State militants stoning a blindfolded, bound man and woman to death in Iraq have recently surfaced. The ...

Faith, hope and love: 'Little Boy' is movie for entire family

Faith, hope and love: 'Little Boy' is movie for entire family Watch

Movies

A motion picture intended to send audiences home with smiles on their faces, "Little Boy," is a new World War II-era feature film. The story ...

Americans gassed up their cars and took to the roads in a big, big way last year

Americans gassed up their cars and took to the roads in a big, big way last year Watch

U.S.

It's an American trait to gas up the car and take a drive - anywhere, and that certainly proved to be true last year. According to the Federal ...

'Current White House may be least friendly to religious concerns' A message from Archbishop Charles Chaput

'Current White House may be least friendly to religious concerns' A message from Archbishop Charles Chaput Watch

Living Faith

In noting that the Obama administration appears to be the least friendly to religious concerns in United States history, Archbishop Charles Chaput of ...

Tuesday, March 31 - Homily: Judas and Sinful Thoughts

Tuesday, March 31 - Homily: Judas and Sinful Thoughts Watch

Daily Homilies

Fr. Joseph McShane on how Judas first sinned in thought and even this alone was enough to have Satan enter his heart. Keeping this in mind, along ...

Polish priest performs mass exorcism on unknowing school kids

Polish priest performs mass exorcism on unknowing school kids Watch

Europe

Polish Schoolchildren, attending what they thought was a religious camp honoring Lent were screaming and in tears when 37-year-old priest Tomas ...

Newborn baby girl worshipped in India for unbelievable reason

Newborn baby girl worshipped in India for unbelievable reason Watch

Marriage & Family

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Locals of Aligarh, India has been flocking the small home where an infant was born win a deformation in the face. Believed to be an incarnation of ...

Exposing secrets: American journalist posed as teacher in North Korea gains insight into an intesnse lifestyle

Exposing secrets: American journalist posed as teacher in North Korea gains insight into an intesnse lifestyle Watch

Asia Pacific

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Students from the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology had no reaction when Suki Kim, an American writer and journalist posing as their ...

Hilarious Instagram account displays the horrors of parenting young children

Hilarious Instagram account displays the horrors of parenting young children Watch

Marriage & Family

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Children are not perfect - they bring joy and trouble at the same time. Anna Macfarlane, a mother from Salt Lake City, Utah, wanted to share her own ...

Defiant Catholic bishops openly diverge from Pope Francis and the Vatican

Defiant Catholic bishops openly diverge from Pope Francis and the Vatican Watch

Europe

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Rejecting Pope Francis and consecrating bishops without the approval of the Vatican, the ultra-traditionalist movement "The Resistance" is planning ...

Extending the Lie: Ken Blackwell Asks, Which Black Lives Matter?

Extending the Lie: Ken Blackwell Asks, Which Black Lives Matter? Watch

U.S.

By J. Kenneth Blackwell

Almost seven months after the fateful, fatal encounter between Michael Brown and former Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, Attorney General ...

 Hit country song banned from radio stations after surprising uproar

Hit country song banned from radio stations after surprising uproar Watch

Music

By Hannah Raissa Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Despite selling 25,000 copies in a week, Little Big Town's newest hit song "Girl Crush" was forced not to be played on air after complaints from ...

The Resurrecting Power of Mercy

The Resurrecting Power of Mercy

Lent / Easter

By Tara K. E. Brelinsky

Returning to my seat, I found myself considering all those horrific news reports and the perpetrators that gave them warrant.  Jesus died for ...