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MIRACULOUS RESCUE Woman survived on pond water for days after crash

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June 28, 2015: This photo provided by Brandon Cogburn, shows the wrecked car of Wanda Mobley where she was found near Seymour, Texas. (Brandon Cogburn via AP)A Texas grandmother, in a horrific crash that trapped her inside her car for two days, survived two days by soaking her T-shirt in a nearby pond to get water.Wanda […]




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Lost California mother rescued after giving birth in forest, family says

OROVILLE, Calif. –  Authorities rescued a woman and her newborn baby after her family says she gave birth in a remote national forest in Northern California.U.S. Forest Service spokesman Chris French said Tuesday that a helicopter pilot responding to a brush fire Saturday first spotted a mother and an infant. Rescue workers on the ground […]




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Obama says US could ‘walk away’ from Iran nuclear talks, as deadline extended – Jimmy Carter hits Obama on foreign policy – VIDEO: Obama dodges reporter question about trusting Iran – OPINION: Why a smart mom (or dad) could do better




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Eurozone finance ministers to weigh latest Greece aid proposal – Greece becomes first developed country to default on debt – IDEO: Worldwide markets facing fallout from Greece debt crisis

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ATHENS, Greece –  Eurozone finance ministers were set to weigh Greece’s latest proposal for aid Wednesday, hours after the country’s international bailout expired without a deal, cutting it off from vital financing and deepening fears over whether it will be able to remain in the eurozone.With its failure to repay the roughly 1.6 billion euros […]




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Over 140 bodies recovered from Indonesia plane crash, police say – VIDEO: 3 dead after plane crashes into Mass. home

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MEDAN, Indonesia –  An Indonesian police official says more than 140 bodies have been recovered from the crash of a military plane in Medan.Rescue teams are searching rubble in the residential neighborhood where the plane crashed Tuesday but hold out little hope of finding survivors.North Sumatra police major A. Tarigan told TVOne on Wednesday that […]




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Cruz does ‘exccccellent’ impressions of ‘Simpsons’ characters

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Texas Sen. Ted Cruz (left) and Mr. Burns, a character from The Simpsons (right) (AP Photo, AP Graphics)Fun fact about Sen. Ted Cruz: He’s a huge “Simpsons” fan. And the Republican presidential candidate proved it by doing his best impressions of the show’s most popular characters, in a video published by BuzzFeed on Tuesday. “Smithers, release the hounds,” […]




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FROM COURT TO PEWS Churches remain divided over gay marriage ruling

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Founded during the Civil War, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Midtown Atlanta has witnessed dramatic social changes in America. When the Supreme Court issued its ruling on same-sex marriage Friday, the church celebrated with a special service.“The message I think God has for us today … is God loves love, period,” said the Rev. Dan […]




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Ghost hunters make frightening discovery in abandoned Mississippi hospital

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Investigators stand outside Kuhn Memorial State Hospital, in Vicksburg, Miss., where ghost hunters found the body of an apparent murder victim. (Photo by David Childers, via The Clarion-Ledger)A group of Mississippi ghost hunters made a scary discovery Sunday, when they were snooping around near a shuttered hospital and came upon the remains of a woman […]




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Illinois teacher fired from school after stepping on American flag in class, report says

An Illinois school board reportedly fired the teacher who stepped on an American flag in class on May 15 at a local high school.The Mattoon Journal Gazette reports that the Martinsville school board voted unanimously Thursday to dismiss English teacher Jordan Parmenter, effective immediately.Parmenter, 26, told the paper Sunday he was present in the meeting, […]




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Oklahoma Supreme Court rules Ten Commandments statue must be removed

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An Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a Ten Commandments monument on the Oklahoma Capitol grounds must be removed because it violates the state’s constitutional ban on using public property to benefit religion.The court said the Ten Commandments chiseled into the 6-foot-tall granite monument, which was privately funded by a Republican legislator, are “obviously religions […]




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