Month: August 2016

9/11 conspiracy gets support from physicists’ study

By -NO AUTHOR- WASHINGTON – For 15 years, there’s been a small band of investigators who have questioned the idea that the Twin Towers in New York City collapsed because of the intense heat and fires raging following two terrorist-directed plane crashes. But they have largely been dismissed as crazy conspiracy theorists. Now, however, Europhysics Read More …

Wyoming judge on trial for being Lutheran

By Bob Unruh The state Supreme Court in Wyoming is considering charges that a municipal judge should banned from the judiciary permanently and fined $40,000 for following the tenets of her Lutheran faith regarding marriage. The claims against Judge Ruth Neely, a municipal judge in the small town of Pinedale as well as a part-time Read More …

Is this the oldest fossil ever found?

By -NO AUTHOR- (CBSNEWS) — Scientists have found what they think is the oldest fossil on Earth, a remnant of life from 3.7 billion years ago when Earth’s skies were orange and its oceans green. In a newly melted part of Greenland, Australian scientists found the leftover structure from a community of microbes that lived Read More …

The prayer that set the tone for a nation

By Bill Federer Prayer at First Continental Congress The first session of the Continental Congress opened the beginning of September in the year 1774 with prayer in Carpenter’s Hall, Philadelphia. Threatened by the most powerful monarch in the world, Britain’s King George III, America’s founding fathers heard Rev. Jacob Duché read Psalm 35, the Anglican Read More …

Trump to Mexican president: Border wall ‘paramount’

By Bob Unruh GOP nominee Donald Trump (Photo: Twitter) Just hours before a planned major speech on immigration issues on Wednesday, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto that a wall to enhance the security of the Mexican-U.S. border, which runs some 2,000 miles, is “paramount.” In a meeting with the Read More …

Church offers ‘Racists Anonymous’ program

By -NO AUTHOR- (CHRISTIANPOST) — A North Carolina church is offering a program called “Racists Anonymous” that helps people overcome racist tendencies by using a 12-step program similar to how “Alcoholics Anonymous” treats those working to overcome substance abuse. Trinity United Church of Christ of Concord, an LGBT-affirming congregation, started the program in late July Read More …

Pope to oversee migration issues in Vatican shakeup

By -NO AUTHOR- (REUTERS) — ROME — Pope Francis on Wednesday announced major changes to the Vatican bureaucracy, slimming down the number of offices and giving himself direct charge of migration issues, continuing a reform push he promised when elected more than three years ago. In a document known as a Motu Proprio, Latin for Read More …

Scammer posing as Joel Osteen on Facebook

By -NO AUTHOR- (ABC13) — HOUSTON (KTRK) — A woman in Clear Lake wants Houstonians to be aware of a Facebook scam after she said she was targeted by someone claiming to be Lakewood Church Pastor Joel Osteen. Paula Dupre said she received a message on Facebook Sunday night from a Facebook account called “Pastor Read More …