Vibrant church founded by former slave

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1829595" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Richard Allen[/caption] Richard Allen was born to slave parents in Philadelphia and sold with his family to a plantation in Dover, Delaware. As a more…

Co-pilot hijacked, crashed passenger jet

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="hrYmE3dDovewlhC7YghsV5xva5Ecs1Uj" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The investigation into the Germanwings plane crash that killed 150, including three Americans, took a turn to the sinister Thursday after officials learned one of more…

Advertising kingdom come

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_1830745" align="aligncenter" width="600"] UK Artist Simon Peter works on "Angles of Angels" series[/caption] Precious few earthlings, from Borneo's Kayans to the Inuits, fail to recognize Nike's omnipresent more…

Yemeni crisis takes unexpected Cold War turn

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The looming civil war in Yemen has taken an unexpected Cold War turn as the Iranian-backed Houthis have ousted the U.S.-backed Sunni government of President Abed more…

Saudi-armed jihadists poised to attack Syria

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – Islamist forces armed and aided by Saudi Arabia are poised for a massive battle in the coming days targeting the Syrian regime and the Iranian-backed more…

Media's vicious lies on Vietnam finally exploded

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_1806605" align="aligncenter" width="600"] On June 11, 1963, a Vietnamese Mahayana Buddhist monk burned himself to death at a busy Saigon intersection[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1810525" align="alignright" width="275"] South Vietnamese more…

Judge convicts Christian for voicing Bible verse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1835325" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Michael Overd[/caption] A Christian street preacher convicted and fined by a U.K. judge, who also serves with an Islamic Shariah court, is guilty of more…

Paul Walker becomes digital actor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOODREPORTER) — No actor is indispensable. That is the blunt lesson from the fact that Universal Pictures was able to complete its April 3 tentpole, Furious 7, following more…