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4 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

John XXIII's brief papacy made big mark for church

Pope John XXIII left his imprint on humanity and the Catholic Church he led for fewer than five years, helping propel him to sainthood on Sunday.


Related Topix: Life, Christmas, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Pope Benedict XVI

8 hrs ago | EDGE

Seattle Gay Club Arson Suspect Provoked by 'Sex Slave' Email?

The man accused of attempting of setting a popular Seattle gay club on fire on New Years Eve may have been provoked to do so via an explicit email, Seattle's CBS-affiliate station KIRO-TV reports.


Related Topix: Life, New Year's Day/Eve

12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Cara Santana heads to lunch wearing ripped jeans with nude leather jacket

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge say they are 'saddened' by death of Camilla's brother Mark Shand as it emerges he fell and hit his head as he went through revolving door at Manhattan bar Family awarded $3MILLION after court finds chemical exposure from fracking on land next to their home left them sick and suffering horror side effects Japanese MP ... (more)


Related Topix: Manhattan, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Life, Thanksgiving, Celebrities, Woody Allen, Pop/Rock

16 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

'Voice' winner to perform for Memorial Day in DC

The 2013 winner of TV's "The Voice" will perform at this year's National Memorial Day Concert on the Capitol lawn in Washington.


Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life

Wed Apr 23, 2014


Priest & administrator indicted on fraud charges

A Detroit-area Catholic priest and his parish administrator were charged Wednesday with fraud and conspiracy in a scheme to steal nearly $700,000 from their church.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Life, Father's Day

Daily Mail

Tentative deal reached in TSA breast-milk lawsuit

Prince Charles and Camilla 'utterly devastated' as Duchess's brother Mark Shand, 62, dies after falling outside New York bar Kate and William pause during their Australian visit to express their sadness over the death of Camilla's brother Mark Shand A playboy and gossip but he never let his beloved sister down: Richard Kay on the Mark Shand he knew ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, Transporation Security Administration (TSA), World News, Prince Charles, Life, Thanksgiving


Connecticut man charged in Yale hoax threat

A Connecticut man has been charged with making a call during the November Thanksgiving holidays in which he falsely claimed an armed man was on the way to shoot up Yale University, police said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Connecticut, Life, Thanksgiving, Yale University

The Virginian-Pilot

D-Day Memorial to unveil bust of founder May 26

A bust of a veteran who spearheaded the effort to establish the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford will be unveiled on Memorial Day.


Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life, Virginia

National Public Radio

In Illinois, A Town That's Half-Destroyed But Filled With Hope

Washington, Ill., is full of both optimistic signs and lots of construction crews as the town rebuilds after a half-mile-wide tornado devastated the area last November.


Related Topix: Washington, IL, Life, Thanksgiving

Science Daily

How cells take out the trash

As people around the world mark Earth Day with activities that protect the planet, our cells are busy safeguarding their own environment.


Related Topix: Life, Earth Day, CPU, Science / Technology, Chemistry, Science

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Surprise Mom with Nielsen-Massey Vanilla products or treats this Mother's Day

Yeah, Mother's Day is just about two weeks away on May 11, 2014 and it's time to start planning how to make Mom feel special this year.


Related Topix: Life, Mother's Day, Food, Recipes, Baked Goods, Cookies, Dessert


Green GOP Group Caught Between 'Rock And A Hard Place'

Volunteer Tom Strain carries debris from an empty lot as part of an Earth Day cleanup effort in Camden, N.J. The Earth Day events celebrated on April 22 promote a sustainable and clean environment.


Related Topix: Life, Earth Day, US News, Environment, Science, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Nan Hayworth

The Modesto Bee

NY library to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day

They include a 1939 Warsaw telephone directory published shortly before World War II.


Related Topix: Life, Passover, Modesto, CA

KMPH-TV Fresno

Ocean Beach fires may be reined in

The San Francisco Chronicle reported Monday that officials are proposing a 9 p.m. curfew on beach fires, to help rein in drunken revelry, unattended blazes and littering.


Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, US National Parks

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Earth Day's beginnings rooted in 1970s activism

U.S. Sen. Edmund Muskie , author of the 1970 Clean Air Act, addressed an estimated 40,000 to 60,000 people at Earth Day in Philadelphia.


Related Topix: Life, Earth Day, Environmental Law, Law, Activism, US News, US Politics, Ron Paul, Republican, US House of Representatives, California

ABC News

Vermont Hikers Urged to Stay off Muddy Trails

The trails need time to dry out, according to club officials. Soil, especially at high-elevations, is still thawing and can take until Memorial Day to be completely dry.


Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life, Travel

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Daily Tribune

Earth Day: New books on climate, energy

To mark the nation's 44th Earth Day on April 22, 2014, USA TODAY looks at a set of books that deal with environmental issues.


Related Topix: Life, Earth Day, Global Warming, Activism, Environment, Science, Meteorology, Alternative Energy, Energy


Senior Moments: Egging on the Easter Bunny

But then I thought about something my husband has been doing for years and it made me realize that a surprise is not always about not knowing in advance.


Related Topix: Life, Easter

WOC-AM Davenport

PHOTOS: Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon get cutesy for Easter

As if Mariah Carey needed an excuse to dress her twins up, Easter provided the perfect backdrop for some ridiculously adorable family photos.


Related Topix: Life, Easter

WTMA-AM North Charleston

Obamas Get Some Extra Attention at Easter Church Service in DC

The Obama family Sunday attended an Easter service in the capital, drawing special attention from the pastor and a warm reception from the congregation.


Related Topix: Life, Christmas, Canada,