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Olympian Gabby Douglas just became the first African-American woman to win an all-around gold medal in gymnastics. Congrats to Gabby! Gabby’s grace and flexibility impress the judges on the balance beam and uneven bars, and at age 15 is a star in the making in the floor exercise competition. As the competition heats up, we […]

If you are among the billions of people around the world who can’t get enough of the Summer Olympic Games, you’ve come to the right place.Our sister station has all of the latest news about the games and will bring you the most updated results and event coverage. Click here to be forwarded to the Summer […]

NEW YORK – A new archaeological discovery on a Jerusalem site is causing controversy as it revives the debate over the “Jesus tomb” and presents what scientists claim is proof that a burial box was found containing the remains of Jesus, and possibly his family – a direct contradiction to the belief in Christ’s bodily […]

via: London (CNN) — The call came into the London Metropolitan Police bomb squad in the early hours of the morning. Isolated at the East Midlands airport in central England was a UPS package dispatched from Yemen, containing a laser printer that Saudi intelligence believed had been converted into a bomb. Before dawn a […]

Each year on February 14 we peruse the store shelves for the perfect gift or card for a loved one.

via: There’s something captivating about an attempt to break a previously set world record. We’ve looked before at Guinness World record holders with some of the most unique talents. A recent video of 145 water skiers pulled by one boat got us thinking, what about other records set by large groups of people? See […]

People are passionately choosing sides on contentious issues such as the invasion of Iraq, gay marriage, stem-cell research, and the right to die, and the battle over abortion continues unabated. Social and political splits fascinate the media: we hear of Red States against Blue States and the “Religious Right” against “Secular America”; Fox News and […]

James’s oldest son, Donto, shared with People, “It’s been quite a day but I’m very grateful. She basically passed in my arms, and I was able to share everything I needed to say to her, from praying to listing her accomplishments as a mother.” He continued, “I told her that I loved her. I said, […]

Etta James died today. By most young people’s understanding,Etta James is the character that Beyonce Knowles played. It is a sad testimony to the fact that today’s youth will never quite “get”, understand or be able to create what Etta James created on Chess Records. Read: Beyonce Should Know Better Than To Approve Too White […]

When we speak of Dr. King we often  forget that one of his  greatest loves and callings in life was that of his family. He and Coretta built  a life together. Pictures hold the moments we long to capture. Oh God, help us in our lives and in all of our attitudes, to work out […]