Ash Wednesday News
Dream NFL draft scenarios for all 32 teams
While covering the 1956 NFL draft, Langston Hughes wrote, "Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly." All right, so maybe Hughes wasn't covering the draft. But he could have been. The Green Bay Packers that year got quarterback Bart Starr in the 17th
Young Girl Who Received a Liver Transplant Meets Her Doctor 14 Years Later
Dr. Robert Goldstein was so touched by Ashli Reading's heartfelt letter he drove hours to meet her in person.
Music Reviews: The Latest From Kid Rock, Airborne Toxic Event, Alien Ant Farm and More
This week Kid Rock releases his latest collection of country and blues-flavored rock, The Airborne Toxic Event go the clean, dance-pop route, hard-rockers Alien Ant Farm return, singer-songwriter Elvis Perkins explores delightfully eerie terrain, longtime associate of the Roots , Malik B, drops an
Lent: Fast Food Restaurants Target Catholics
Red Robin is hoping to lure Catholics who are abstaining from meat during Lent by presenting its latest seafood menu -- even inviting Pope Francis to lunch. And other fast food restaurants are jumping on the Lent wagon as well. Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc., based in Greenwood Village, Colorado ,
Good morning everybody on digital camera in nine of the top stories on this Thursday February 19 more than half the country gripped. But life threatening cold 200 million Americans brace sake. For the coldest air in decades of at least 25 states under wind chill warnings and advisories all the way
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Obama Speaks At Counter-Terror Summit, Oregon Governor Gets Sworn In, Ash Wednesday
'Ash and Dash' Puts Ash Wednesday in the Express Lane
Early this morning in the parking lot of Islands Shopping Center, near Ace Hardware, the Rev. Bruce Fehr of St. Francis of the Islands Episcopal Church in Savannah, Georgia , placed ashes on the foreheads of 52 people who didn't even have to leave their vehicles. "It was cold, by our standards,"
Immigration Battle Heats Up
President Obama's executive order on immigration was temporarily halted by a federal judge in Texas.
From Vatican City to Castel Gandolfo, The Pope's Digs
Pope Benedict XVI’s eight year residency at the Vatican comes to a close this week, and with his historic retirement, the pontiff will leave his residence at the Vatican. In retirement, he will still reside on Vatican grounds, but in a former nunnery that is...
Pope Benedict XVI's Successor and Change in the Church
Catholics around the world just marked Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent. But even this holiest period in the Church calendar seemed to be overshadowed by the stunning news just prior. Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation, effective Feb. 28. It was the first time...