Thursday April 26, 2018

Archive for the ‘Religion’ Category

DC lawmaker blames Jews for bad weather

A DC lawmaker blamed a late-winter snowfall on a family of Jewish bankers — accusing them of controlling the climate and orchestrating natural disasters.  More…

Nun says she’s broke after legal battle with Katy Perry

An 80-year-old cancer-stricken LA nun says she’s so broke that she doesn’t know where her next meal will come from — because Katy Perry bought the sister’s convent for some $14 million, setting off a take-no-prisoners legal battle. Perry said she wants the 22,000-square-foot Mediterranean-inspired property so that she can “sip green tea and find herself.’’  More…

Joy Behar apologizes for anti-Christian comments

Joy Behar of “The View” is apologizing for comments she made equating people’s claims that Jesus Christ talks to them with mental illness. Her apology on “The View” Tuesday came after Vice President Mike Pence said Behar had called him to personally apologize, and he urged her to do it publicly as well.  More…

Nun Embroiled in Katy Perry Legal Conflict Dies

Sister Catherine Rose Holzman of the Archidiocese of Los Angeles, one of the nuns embroiled in a legal battle over the sale of a convent that musician Katy Perry hoped to purchase, died on Friday at the age of 89.  More…

If it’s your time to go, this might be the best place for it

A tourist died visiting the famous Basilica of the Holy Cross in Florence, Italy, when a piece of the ceiling hit him, authorities said. The falling stone dropped from a height of about 60 feet before striking a 52-year-old man at the popular tourist site.  More…

Army may give Bergdahl hundreds of thousands in back pay for his time in captivity

When Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl came home in 2014, he was potentially entitled to hundreds of thousands of dollars in pay that accumulated over five years while he was in Taliban captivity in Afghanistan. From the moment he was captured, Bergdahl became eligible for extra pay available to captive troops.  More…

Texas church shooter Devin Kelley preached atheism

The Texas church shooter who mercilessly shot dead 26 people and injured 24 others was an ‘outcast’ who ‘preached his atheism’ online. Former classmates say Devin Patrick Kelley, 26, who stormed First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs in Texas and opened fire on Sunday, was ‘creepy’, ‘crazy’ and ‘weird’.  More…

Gunman identified in deadly Texas church massacre

Devin Patrick Kelley has been identified as the gunman who killed at least 26 people at a church in Texas, a U.S. official tells The Daily Beast. A week before he committed the worst massacre at a place of worship in American history, Kelley posted a photo of an assault rifle to Facebook.  More…

26 dead, 30 injured in Sutherland Springs church shooting

At least 26 people have been killed and 30 people have been injured in a mass shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. A witness reported seeing a man walk into First Baptist Church and began shooting around 11:30 a.m. Sunday.  More…

Trump slams London mayor for being ‘politically correct’ after terror attack

President Trump took to Twitter Sunday morning to slam the Mayor of London for being too “politically correct” in the wake of the terror attack on the city that killed seven. “At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is “no reason to be alarmed!” he added.  More…

Seven killed in London Bridge attacks; 3 suspects dead

The death toll from a terror attack at the heart of London rose to seven Sunday as Prime Minister Theresa May convened an emergency security cabinet session to deal with the crisis. Emergency officials said another 48 people were treated at London hospitals and a number of others suffered less serious injuries.  More…

London terror attack: London Bridge, Borough Market and Vauxhall latest – at least two dead amid van attack, stabbings and gunfire

At least two people have been killed and and multiple people are injured after a string of terror attacks at landmarks across London. London Bridge, Borough Market and Vauxhall have all been hit in what appears to be a series of coordinated attacks south of the River Thames.  More…

Religion of Peace: Suspect kills two roommates for disrespecting his Muslim faith

A Florida man who once had common neo-Nazi beliefs with his two roommates killed them after he converted to Islam, claiming they had disrespected his faith, police say. “I had to do it,” Devon Arthurs, 18, of Tampa said. “This wouldn’t have had to happen if your country didn’t bomb my country.”  More…

Homeless man gets apartment for helping concert bombing victims

A homeless man who pulled nails from the faces and arms of children wounded in the Manchester bombing has been rewarded with a roof over his head. Stephen Jones, 35, was asleep outside near Manchester Arena when he heard the blast that killed 22 people and injured 59 on Monday night.  More…

Meet the American women who are flocking to join ISIS

ISIS is recruiting an army of AK-47-brandishing women from the West who are just as bloodthirsty as the men they are marrying. Calling themselves “lionesses of Allah,” they are thought to now number more than 600, and they’re bearing the next generation of terrorists, whom they call “cubs of the caliphate.”  More…