Astronomers monitoring the sun are reporting an astonishing flurry of activity. According to observations, the sun has let loose three major eruptions, known as solar flares, within a 24 hour period. The region of the sun responsible for the activity is moving and will point at Earth later this week.
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U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has ordered an investigation into Internal Revenue Service political targeting of some conservative groups. “The FBI is coordinating with the Justice Department to see if any laws were broken,” he told reporters. Even if none were, the actions “were certainly outrageous and unacceptable,” Holder added.
The verdict, which was announced this afternoon in the courtroom of Judge Jeffrey Minehart, means Gosnell will face the death penalty at sentencing….
This morning in the Vatican Apostolic Palace, the Holy Father received in audience His excellency Mr. Juan Manuel Santos Calderon, president of the Republic of Colombia.
The IRS has an audit of its own to worry about as the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight orders the department to hand over all communications related to their apparent persecution of conservative groups.
A little knowledge is a very dangerous thing. With that in mind, the U.S. government has blocked a Texas-based company from publishing online how to make a plastic gun using a 3-D printer.
The international focus of the 2013 march naturally complemented this year’s theme, “End Female Gendercide: ‘It’s a Girl’ Should Not be a Death Sentence.”
They refused to renounce their faith and died confessing the risen Christ….
New York City schools have taken aim against childhood obesity by banning soda machines, snacks and other empty calories. Butter, that yellow spreadable harbinger of fat and ill health has been exiled from cafeterias as far back as 2008. Some kitchen managers are protesting that they are tired of being bullied or face “disciplinary action” should they serve butter with school meals.
A 105-year-old woman in Texas says her secret to longevity is nothing less than bacon. The strips of fried pork are often referred to as “the candy of meat” and have recently become part of pop culture and an increasing part of fine cuisine. However, studies suggest the strips are bad for your health.