The Florida Church Whose Worshipers Are All Tourists
The Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe has no permanent members, but it's hosting tens of thousands of worshipers today –- it's across the street from Walt Disney World.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 12:39:00 -0400

'Hurricane' Carter Dies; Boxer Was Wrongfully Convicted Of Murder
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the former boxing champion who served nearly 20 years in prison, has died of prostate cancer. Carter's story inspired a Bob Dylan protest song; he was 76.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:31:00 -0400

This May Be Rogue Parishioners' Last Easter In Closed Church
Ten years after sneaking into a church slated for closing, parishioners at Saint Frances Cabrini Catholic Church maintain a 24-hour vigil in attempt to keep their house of worship open.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:28:00 -0400

Google Frecking: The Week In Pandas
Based on Google Alerts, a snapshot of pandas in black-and-white. In the here-and-now.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:13:15 -0400

Ukraine: Deadly Gunfight Rattles Easter Truce
The shootout took place at a checkpoint near Slovyansk in eastern Ukraine, where pro-Russian militants have held a government building since last week.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:34:00 -0400

Pope Francis Leads Easter Mass For Thousands
The pope gave his traditional Easter blessing before a large crowd in St. Peter's Square; he also called for help for people who are living in desperate conditions.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:41:00 -0400

Tiny Liechtenstein Loses A Precious Quarter-Acre
The tiny principality of Liechtenstein spreads across a grand total of 62 square miles. Now, it's getting smaller.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:05:00 -0400

Hindu Nationalist Topping Polls In World's Largest Election
In India, hundreds of millions are casting their ballots in parliamentary elections over the next month. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Indian reporter Supriya Sharma.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:05:00 -0400

S. Korean Community Waits And Prays For Its Missing Students
It's been a week of tragedy for the community of Ansan, an industrial town near Seoul. Many of the high school teenagers who sank with the South Korean ferry last week attended high school there.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:05:00 -0400

Measures Of Change After Bangladesh Garment Factory Collapse
One year ago, 1,100 garment workers were killed when a Bangladesh factory collapsed. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Steven Greenhouse, labor reporter for The New York Times, about what has changed.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:05:00 -0400

Ukraine's Divide, Too Broad For Easter To Bridge?
Most Ukrainians are primarily Orthodox Christians, and Easter is the most important religious holiday of the year. Many in the country are hoping the holiday will calm current tensions.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:05:00 -0400

Legal At Last, Colorado's Pot Contest Gets Competitively Mellow
Denver is playing host to the annual Cannabis Cup this weekend. Editor Ricardo Baca of The Denver Post's The Cannabist blog gives NPR's Rachel Martin the high scores.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:05:00 -0400

Conservationist Shot In Africa's Oldest Nature Preserve
An internationally recognized conservationist is recovering after he was attacked in the Democratic Republic of Congo. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Allard Blom of the World Wildlife Fund.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:05:00 -0400

Organizers Predict Huge Crowd For Boston Marathon
Monday is the 2014 Boston Marathon. Security will be tight, and this year's race will be an emotional event that will be about more than who wins.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:05:00 -0400

Relatives Grieve As Divers Pull Bodies From S. Korean Ferry
The grim recovery operation off South Korea continues Sunday. Police boats brought bodies ashore to the deafening cries and screams of family members.
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 04:43:00 -0400

  Ukraine PM vows to punish people behind fliers ordering Jews to register
UKRAINIAN PRIME MINISTER Arseniy Yatsenyuk, left, says he's going to find and punish those distributing leaflets ordering Jews in eastern Ukraine to register with pro-Russian separatists, as Sergey Kislyak, right, the Russian ambassador to Ukraine, calls the fliers an 'outrageous provocation.'
  • Russian ambassador blames Ukraine militia for violence, denies takeover
  • Ukraine, Russia trade blame for eastern shootout
  • VIDEO: Will administration tell Putin enough is enough in Ukraine?

  • Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:58:15 EST

    EASTER MESSAGEPope Francis urges faithful to pray for Syria, Ukraine
  • Pope's 'Urbi et Orbi' message
  • American pastor imprisoned in Iran pens Easter message
  • OPINION: Easter 2014 — celebration of hope

  • Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:58:15 EST

    'HELL-BENT' Boehner determined to pass immigration reform
  • Obama, Cantor phone call on immigration highlights deep divide
  • Paul defends Bush but says US 'can't invite the whole world'
  • Homeland Security revises 'credible fear' guidelines

  • Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:58:15 EST

    'HURRICANE' DEAD AT 76Boxer Carter, symbol of racial injustice, had cancer
  • Boxing legend Felix Trinidad loses millions in financial crisis

  • Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:58:15 EST

    'SUPPORTING CRUELTY'?Activists picket Neeson's home for NYC horse stance
  • Feds hit after auctioning Wyo. horses for slaughter
  • Western states strategize to control federal land

  • Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:58:15 EST

    NY GOP Rep. King unsure about White House run, but campaign message appears fully formed

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Miss America asks school to rethink suspension over prom query

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Assad reportedly visits Christian village

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Woman reunited with dog, TV snatched on first date

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Japan Cabinet minister visits controversial war shrine

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    FBI: US students abroad prime targets for espionage

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Journalists freed from Syrian captivity after 10 months

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Robot sub covers half of Malaysia plane search area

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    NASA moon landing engineer Houbolt dies at 95

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Divers pull bodies from sunken South Korean ferry

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Africa land grabs endanger elephants

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    4-year-old half siblings die in overnight NYC fire

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    ObamaCare enrollees told to change password after White House Heartbleed review

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    GM waited to recall Saturn Ions over steering problem

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Boy Scout dies during outing in Washington forest

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Gunmen kill police captain near Cairo

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Easter morning delivery for space station

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:10:07 EST

    Who pays most insurance?

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    Apps for hard- working parents

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    Harris curses rude fan

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    The endof cereal?

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    Infertility: It hits men too

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST


    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    Don?tlook down

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    9 glaring resume mistakes

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    'Capt. America' top movie

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    Greenhouse gas uses

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    Saget's night with Stamos

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

    'Fargo' stars on staying warm

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:54:05 EST

       Australia sees 'regroup' on Malaysian plane search in a few days
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Australia will decide in a few days whether to alter or scale back the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, but will consult all countries involved on any changes, Australia's ambassador to the United States said on Sunday.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:35:11 GMT

    Venezuelan protesters hold Easter rally, plan to burn Maduro effigies
    CARACAS (Reuters) - Hundreds of protesters rallied on Sunday to demand the "resurrection" of Venezuelan democracy while effigies of both President Nicolas Maduro and opposition leaders were paraded for burning in a local Easter Day tradition.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:29:59 GMT

    Brazilīs president also responsible for refinery deal: ex CEO
    BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilīs President Dilma Rousseff must assume her share of responsibility for the controversial purchase of a refinery in Texas by Petroleo Brasileiro SA, the former chief executive of the state-run oil company said in an interview published on Sunday.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:22:11 GMT

    Kuwaiti newspapers suspended over 'plot' tape stories
    KUWAIT (Reuters) - A judge has suspended two Kuwaiti newspapers for two weeks after they published stories about a recording that discusses an alleged plot to overthrow the Gulf state's ruling system, their editors and the state news agency said on Sunday.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:38:55 GMT

    Deadly gun attack in eastern Ukraine shakes fragile Geneva accord
    SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - At least three people were killed in a gunfight in the early hours of Sunday near a Ukrainian city controlled by pro-Russian separatists, shaking an already fragile international accord that was designed to avert a wider conflict.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:00:36 GMT

    Boston Marathon looks to shake shadow of 2013 bombing
    BOSTON (Reuters) - Runners, from the world's elite racers to first-timers, will step to the Boston Marathon starting line on Monday for the first running of the world-renowned race since last year's deadly bombing attack.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:05:22 GMT

    Abdullah widens lead in Afghan presidential vote
    KABUL (Reuters) - Former foreign minister Abdullah Abdullah's lead in the Afghan presidential race has widened, the latest official tally of votes released on Sunday showed, although half of the votes have yet to be counted.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:48:18 GMT

    Turkey Twitter accounts appear blocked after Erdogan court action
    ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Two anonymous Twitter accounts used to release secretly recorded conversations implicating family and associates of Turkey's prime minister and senior government officials in a corruption scandal appeared on Sunday to have been blocked.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:45:42 GMT

    Families of Iran prisoners stage protest outside parliament
    DUBAI (Reuters) - Families of Iranian prisoners charged with political offences demonstrated outside parliament in Tehran on Sunday to protest at what they said was violent treatment of their relatives at the Evin prison, the Iranian Students' News Agency reported.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:53:09 GMT

    Bankrupt British loans official resigns, embarrassing PM Cameron
    LONDON (Reuters) - The head of a British government agency that hands out billions of pounds of loans to local authorities has resigned after failing to reveal he was bankrupt, Prime Minister David Cameron's office said on Sunday.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:51:10 GMT

    Pipeline delay gives boost to Obama's political base
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The latest delay to a final decision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline will reinforce a White House strategy to energize President Barack Obama's liberal-leaning base before fall elections in which Democrats risk losing control of the U.S. Senate.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:03:20 GMT

    Search ends for missing on Everest, some Sherpas call for shutdown
    KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Rescuers have given up searching for three sherpa guides missing two days after the deadliest ever accident on Nepal's Mount Everest killed at least 13 and shocked the mountaineering world.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:44:46 GMT

    Syria's Assad pays Easter visit to recaptured Christian town
    MAALOULA, Syria (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday visited an ancient Christian town recaptured from rebels last week, state media said, as he seeks to persuade minorities that the government is their best protection against hardline Islamists.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:38:52 GMT

    Prosecutors extend Korea ferry captain's detention as death toll mounts
    JINDO/MOKPO, South Korea (Reuters) - South Korean prosecutors investigating last week's ferry disaster said on Sunday they wanted to extend the detention of the captain and two other crew as they try to determine the cause of an accident that likely claimed more than 300 lives.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:18:36 GMT

    Church of England still invested in payday lender
    LONDON (Reuters) - The Archbishop of Canterbury said the Church of England still held an indirect investment in short-term loan company Wonga, even though he branded its activities "morally wrong" nine months ago.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:11:22 GMT

    On Easter, Pope calls for end to war, condemns waste exacerbating hunger
    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis, in his Easter address before a huge crowd, on Sunday denounced the "immense wastefulness" in the world while many go hungry and called for an end to conflicts in Syria, Ukraine and Africa.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:35:48 GMT

    Joyful homecoming for four French journalists after Syria captivity
    VILLACOUBLAY AIRBASE, France (Reuters) - Four French journalists held captive in Syria for more than 10 months returned home to France on Sunday, freshly shaved and beaming, where they were met at an airbase by President Francois Hollande, their families and friends.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 09:11:50 GMT

    Gunmen kill two Egyptian policemen near Cairo
    CAIRO (Reuters) - Gunmen killed an Egyptian intelligence officer and a policeman on a road outside Cairo in a late-night firefight, the Interior Ministry said on Sunday.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:59:54 GMT

    Obamacare enrollees urged to change passwords over Heartbleed bug
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Americans with accounts on President Barack Obama's health insurance enrollment website,, were advised that their passwords had been reset to guard against the "Heartbleed" bug, in a message posted on the site on Saturday.

    Sun, 20 Apr 2014 03:57:15 GMT

    Social Security to resume benefits statement mailings
    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Paper Social Security benefits statements, which used to be mailed out every year and then fell victim to budget cuts, are going to make a partial comeback.

    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:10:59 GMT

    South Korea recovers first bodies from inside sunken ferry
    JINDO, South Korea (Reuters) - South Korean divers retrieved three bodies from inside a sunken ferry overnight, officials said on Sunday, the first time they have been able to gain entry to the passenger section of the ship.

    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:05:23 GMT

    Iran says it watered down, converted over 200 kg of enriched uranium
    DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said on Saturday it had completed watering down and converting more than 200 kilograms (440 lb) of enriched uranium under a deal reached in Geneva last November with world powers over its disputed nuclear program.

    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:31:07 GMT

    U.N. peace envoy criticizes Israeli Easter security in Jerusalem
    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli police refused to let the U.N.'s peace envoy to the Middle East, other diplomats and a crowd of Palestinians pass through a barricade to attend a pre-Easter ritual in the Jerusalem church that Christians revere as the burial site of Jesus, the U.N. official said on Saturday.

    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:28:09 GMT

    Mediator heads to east Ukraine, seeking surrenders
    KIEV/DONETSK (Reuters) - A mediator from Europe's OSCE security body headed to eastern Ukraine on Saturday seeking the surrender of pro-Russian separatists as the Kiev government declared an Easter truce following a peace accord with Moscow.

    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:27:18 GMT

    Two killed by bomb inside Bahrain car: ministry
    MANAMA (Reuters) - Two people were killed in a car that blew up in a mainly Shi'ite village in Bahrain on Saturday, and the interior ministry said the initial investigation showed that a homemade bomb had detonated inside the vehicle.

    Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:41:39 GMT


    You are not logged  


    User ID




    Graphic Animator

    The best bride information
    The best bride information





    Banner 213 * 60

    Banner 118 * 108

    Copyright ©2007