The omicron COVID-19 variant put a damper on the Christmas spirit this weekend, with smaller mass sizes at some churches. Home to one of the largest Catholic congregations in Minnesota, the Basilica of St. Mary spread its worshippers out across eight services on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
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Tucker Carlson repeatedly interviewed a man he described as a disabled veteran. The FBI is accusing the same man of organizing an Oath Keepers militia to aid the Capitol insurrection.
Thomas Caldwell was indicted Thursday on charges of seditious conspiracy and faces up to 20 years in prison.
- Woman's Day
The Lunar New Year is a holiday about luck, health, and family. Here, we explain the Lunar New Year's traditions and customs.
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The FBI is being slammed for saying the Congregation Beth Israel hostage taker’s demands were “not specifically related to the Jewish community.”
- NY Daily News
Homeless man shoves stranger to her death in Times Square subway station, then confesses: NYPD sources
An oft-arrested homeless man silently shoved an unsuspecting stranger to her death beneath a Times Square subway train Saturday morning, then quickly confessed to the heinous attack, authorities said. Michelle Alyssa Go was randomly targeted about 9:30 a.m. by Simon Martial, 61, as she waited for the R train in the Times Square-42nd St. station, a high-ranking police source said. There was no ...
A 74-year-old woman was exonerated of the rape and murder of her niece after spending 27 years in prison
"I thank all the people for their prayers and helping me get out of this mess which has cost me half of my life for nothing," Joyce Watkins said.
- The Fayetteville Observer
As reported, Cumberland County Sheriff Lt. Jeffrey Hash left his vehicle and shot Jason Walker. If those are the circumstances, it raises questions.
Tanya Nguyen-Do learned of the 5 Little Monks of Thiền Am Bên Bờ Vũ Trụ in Vietnam three months ago. She hopes to bring attention to their plight.
Dozens of freight cars are broken into every day on Los Angeles's railways by thieves who take advantage of the trains' stops to loot packages bought online, leaving thousands of gutted boxes and products that will never reach their destinations.
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Virginia’s newly sworn-in AG Jason Miyares announced investigations into the Virginia Parole Board and Loudoun County Public Schools within hours of being sworn in while also reportedly gutting the Civil Rights division in his office.
- The Montgomery Advertiser
Tory Johnson posted $860,000 bail after his original bail amount was increased. He was released on Saturday.
- Business Insider
Mexico seizes 380,000 boxes of Kellogg's cereal, claiming they feature cartoons that breach laws designed to improve children's diets
The raid mainly took place at a warehouse located north of Mexico City. The country is clamping down on food companies that market to children.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
“We are sending love and strength to the members of Congregation Beth Israel, Colleyville, and the Jewish community,” Biden said.
- Chicago Tribune
Chicago’s postmaster has left after seven months in the position. Eddie Morgan, who has been leading the U.S. Postal Service’s Chicago district, returned Monday to his previous role as postmaster in Kansas City, Missouri, USPS Chicago district spokesman Timothy Norman confirmed Friday. No replacement has yet been named. Norman did not give a reason for Morgan’s departure. Morgan replaced the ...
- Palm Beach Daily News
Corey Johnson apologized to the family of Jovanni Sierra and denounced ISIS. His lawyers had claimed the group's teachings had radicalized Johnson.
- Redding Record Searchlight
Frank McAlister's father said in a May 1993 interview with the Record Searchlight that his son had thousands of dollars when he was last seen alive.
- Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Lucio Delossantos-Narvaez faced 25 years to life in prison without parole after jurors found him guilty of continuous sexual abuse of a child.
- The Columbus Dispatch
The Great Train Show is at the Lausche Building at the Ohio Expo Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are online at trainshow.com.
Cartels have begun to target the lucrative crop and farmers are arming themselves.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
In the Federalist Papers, the new Constitution's advocates believed 'virtuous' leaders would prioritize the common good.
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"Opening up more space for the older rites has deepened conflict in the Church and led to politicization of the Eucharist," notes Rita Ferrone.