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Stage Collapses at Fiorina Campaign Stop

September 28, 2015 10:11 am

Washington, DC – Part of a stage collapsed Sunday while Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina was addressing a crowd in San Antonio. The backdrop portion of a stage Fiorina was standing on fell around her as she spoke to the National Association of Women Business Owners. Fiorina was uninjured and continued speaking to the audience […]

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House Leader John Boehner Stepping Down

September 25, 2015 7:08 am

Washington, DC – WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) will resign from Congress at the end of October, his office announced on Friday. In a statement, Boehner’s office said that he had only planned to serve in Congress until the end of last year, but changed his plans when former Republican Majority Leader Eric […]

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Four International Students Killed in Seattle Duck Boat Crash

September 25, 2015 1:25 am

Seattle, Wa – A collision Thursday between a “Ride the Ducks” tour vehicle and a charter bus in Seattle has left four people dead, officials said. An additional 44 people were taken to area hospitals, including 12 who were critically injured. The head-on crash involved a school charter bus, the amphibious tour vehicle and several […]

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Missing 3-Year-Old Salinas Girl Found Unharmed

September 24, 2015 9:39 am

Salinas, Ca – A 3-year-old Salinas girl who was inside her parent’s van when it was stolen from the driveway of their home this morning has been found unharmed.  An Amber Alert was issued this  morning shortly after the girl was reported missing, along with the family vehicle.  Salinas police say the girl’s mother was […]

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Amber Alert Issued For Missing 3-Year-Old Salinas Girl

September 24, 2015 7:51 am

Salinas, Ca – Authorities have issued an Amber Alert in the wake of the disappearance this morning of a 3-year-old Salinas girl identified as Jacky Valenzuela. She was inside a van that was stolen at 5:45 am this morning. Authorities are asking the public to call 911 if they see a van with the license […]

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Massive Crowds Greet Pope

September 23, 2015 10:06 pm

Washington, DC – WASHINGTON (AP) — An 18th-century missionary who brought Catholicism to the American West Coast was elevated to sainthood Wednesday by Pope Francis in the first canonization on U.S. soil. Francis canonized Junipero Serra during a Mass outside the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, the largest Catholic church in […]

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Pope Francis Makes First Public Appearance in US

September 23, 2015 9:43 am

Washington, DC – WASHINGTON — With the fanfare of trumpets and a chorus of amens, President Obama welcomed Pope Francis to the White House on Wednesday as the leaders of the world’s most powerful nation and the world’s 1.2 billion Roman Catholics declared common cause in tackling global poverty, armed conflict and environmental degradation. The […]

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Carmel Mission Plans Celebration Mass For Canonization of Junipero Serra

September 22, 2015 10:16 pm

Carmel, Ca – The Carmel Mission is planning a special celebration mass at 12:00 noon on Wednesday when missionary Father Junipero Serra is declared a saint tomorrow. This amid protests over the controversial canonization.

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Pope Arrives In US

September 22, 2015 10:04 pm

Washington, DC – Pope Francis arrived in the United States for his first visit — a historic six-day trip during which his focus on consumerism, poverty and the marginalized risks appearing as a criticism of American society. The 78-year-old Argentine pontiff stepped onto US soil for the first time at Andrews Air Force Base outside […]

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US Papal Visit Begins Today in Washington DC

September 22, 2015 5:28 am

SANTIAGO, Cuba — Security was tight Monday for Pope Francis after a dissident got close enough to touch the popemobile a day earlier and at least three other opposition members were thwarted trying to accept Vatican invitations to greet the pontiff at ceremonies in Havana. The Pope’s US visit begins today in Washington DC and […]

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