Sri Lanka Bombings Live Updates: ‘It Was a River of Blood’

As Christians in Sri Lanka gathered on Sunday morning to celebrate Easter Mass, the culmination of Holy Week, powerful explosions ripped through three churches packed with worshipers, leaving hundreds of victims amid a havoc of splintered and blood-spattered pews. In what the police said were coordinated terrorist attacks carried out by a single group, bombers … Read moreSri Lanka Bombings Live Updates: ‘It Was a River of Blood’

KKK leader’s wife admits to killing Frank Ancona Jr. in Missouri

This photo provided by the St. Francois County Sheriff’s Department in Farmington, Mo., shows Malissa Ancona, Ancona has admitted fatally shooting her husband, an imperial wizard in the Ku Klux Klan. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Ancona pleaded guilty Friday, April 19, 2019 to second-degree murder, tampering with evidence and abandonment of a corpse, … Read moreKKK leader’s wife admits to killing Frank Ancona Jr. in Missouri

South Sudan opposition seeks 6-month extension on peace deal

JUBA, South Sudan – South Sudan’s opposition is calling for a six-month extension to implement next steps in a fragile peace deal as a major deadline approaches next month to form a power-sharing government between the president and his longtime rival. Opposition deputy chairman Henry Odwar told The Associated Press on Saturday that the extension … Read moreSouth Sudan opposition seeks 6-month extension on peace deal

Sri Lanka Bombings at Churches and Hotels Said to Kill Almost 200

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — A series of coordinated bombings ripped across Sri Lanka on Sunday morning, striking hotels and churches, killing almost 200 people and shattering the relative calm that the war-torn nation had enjoyed in recent years. The targets of the attacks were Catholic worshipers attending Easter Mass and guests at high-end hotels that … Read moreSri Lanka Bombings at Churches and Hotels Said to Kill Almost 200

Albino deer spotted by Michigan man in Kensington Metropark

Russell Rheaume captured this photo of an albino deer Wednesday, April 17, 2019 in Kensingston Metroparks. (Photo: Courtesy of Russell Rheaume) HOWELL, Mich. – The warmer weather has brought out a familiar face. A rare albino deer born in Kensington Metropark several years ago was spotted Wednesday afternoon by Russell Rheaume a 74-year-old Brighton Township man.  “She should get … Read moreAlbino deer spotted by Michigan man in Kensington Metropark