Category Archives: World News

Notre Dame de Paris Fire

Web Photos of the massive fire at the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris on Monday, April 15, 2019.  The roof collapsed and the gothic spire fell.  The fire reportedly was caused by an electrical short during repairs and restoration of … Continue reading

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Hawaii Wins Little League Baseball World Series Championship

Hawaii won the 2018 Little League Baseball World Series Championship today.  The final 2 teams, Hawaii and South Korea, were thousands of miles away from their homes to play in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania.  As Hurricane Lane headed near Hawaii, Hawaii brought their … Continue reading

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Rescued Thai Soccer Team Meet the Press

Photo Courtesy: YouTube.com After recovering in the hospital, the rescued Thai soccer team and their assistant coach emerged for their first news conference on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 in Chiang Rai, Thailand. The Wild Boars team of 12 boys, ages 11-16 and … Continue reading

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Miracle Cave Rescue of Thai Soccer Team

July 10, 2018 The Thai Navy Seals announced the good news on their Facebook page this morning. All 12 boys and their soccer coach are out of the cave they were trapped in northern Thailand. “Hooyah!   12 wild pigs and coaches … Continue reading

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Thai Soccer Team

Monday, July 9, 2018  10:36 p.m. CDT Tesla and Space X’s Elon Musk tweeted this update 5 hours ago: “Just returned from Cave 3. Mini-sub is ready if needed. It is made of rocket parts & named Wild Boar after kids’ … Continue reading

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Royal Wedding

Tonight Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, an American actress are married and officially the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Millions watched the royal marriage broadcast “live” early this morning or replays of it on national television networks today. The fairytale royal wedding had glamor, … Continue reading

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Puebla Mexico Earthquake

Photos Courtesy: Associated Press, NBC News, Washington Post Rescuers urgently continue to look for survivors of a 7.1 magnitude earthquake that hit near Raboso, Puebla about 75 miles southeast of Mexico City on Tuesday afternoon, September 19th. Fox News reports at … Continue reading

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Worldwide Travel Alert

Last Updated: November 23, 2015 The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to possible risks of travel due to increased terrorist threats. Current information suggests that ISIL (aka Da’esh), al-Qa’ida, Boko Haram, and other terrorist groups continue to plan terrorist attacks in … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Visit to Cuba and United States

On the eve of Pope Francis’ historic visit to the United States, people of all faiths are praying for his safe travel to Washington, DC, New York City and Philadelphia.  Parishioners at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Carrollwood in Tampa, … Continue reading

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Migrant and Refugee Crisis in Europe

NBC News reports an estimated 8,000 migrants and refugees arrived in Germany.  A train with 1,000 people arrived in Munich at 1:30 a.m. Sunday and finally to sandwiches and freedom after Hungary let them go. Photos Courtesy: NBC News, yahoonews.com, euronews.com Updated … Continue reading

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