Holy Week News
Sky's the limit for My Wish recipient Anna Schmidt
MAYBE SHE'LL be at a sorority function, surrounded by her friends, when the text message pops up on her phone. Maybe on occasion, Anna Schmidt will roll her eyes when it comes. She's 19 years old now, and it's her dad. Again. The text comes twice a day, as reliable as a January freeze in Wisconsin,
Nancy Reagan's Funeral
The former first lady was laid to rest alongside her husband, President Ronald Reagan.
2016 Grammy Awards: Inside Lady Gaga's David Bowie Tribute
The cutting-edge singer used digital makeup to transform her face into Bowie's iconic characters.
Dina Lohan Pleads Guilty to DWI
Dina Lohan pleaded guilty to DWI. The mother of Lindsay Lohan accepted a plea deal stemming from the September 2013 DWI and speeding charges against her, her lawyer, Mark Heller, confirmed to ABC News today. "This being the first day of Passover, Dina Lohan was very gratified to receive an offer
Top 6 Destinations for Easter and Holy Week
Easter is fast-approaching, and leading up to the springtime holiday is Holy Week, which, in Roman Catholic tradition, is the last week of Lent, taking place right before Easter (which falls on Sunday, April 20 this year). Parades, processions, traditional celebrations, lively festivities, marching
Obama Ends Easter With Prayer Breakfast
Rounding out the week’s Easter celebrations, President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden hosted faith leaders from across the country at a prayer breakfast in the East Room of the White House this morning. “To all the pastors in the house, I hope you’ve enjoyed...
PM Note: Sequester Furloughs Quietly Start, Obama Apologizes to AG, Fisker Layoffs
Sorry You’re So Good Looking, Kamala Harris - President Obama Apologized to Kamala Harris Last Night. Today her spokesman said no big whoop. But for all the interest this story created online, it lacked any outrage from women’s groups. Imagine if a President Romney had...
Cloth Some Believe Jesus Was Buried in Makes Rare TV Appearance
The Shroud of Turin made a rare television appearance today amid new research that claims to have dated the burial cloth to the time of Jesus Christ’s death. An image of a man impressed into the cloth, showing wounds similar to the ones Jesus died...
Vatican Begins Papal Conclave With Mass, First Vote Today
A new pope could be elected today as the 115 Roman Catholic cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel for the conclave that will select the next pontiff. The first vote is set to take place this evening in Rome (afternoon ET), although it is unlikely that on the first ballot any candidate earns the
Conclave to Elect Next Pope: Is Political Drama Unfolding in Vatican City?
Now that the conclave to elect the next pope will begin Tuesday, a political drama appears to be unfolding behind closed doors at the Vatican, with Italian media reporting that U.S. cardinals are trying to sway the selection process. Several Italian newspapers have reported that the U.S. cardinals