In a major shift in immigration patterns over the next 50 years, Asians will have surged past Hispanics to become the largest group of immigrants heading to the United States, according to estimates in a new immigration study.
The study looks in detail at what will happen by 2065, but the actual tipping point comes in 2055. MORE
China’s president on Saturday pledged billions in aid and said Beijing will forgive debts due this year in an effort to help the world’s poorest nations, as world leaders begin to seek the trillions of dollars needed to help achieve sweeping new development goals.
President Xi Jinping spoke at a global summit that on Friday launched the non-binding goals for the next 15 years. MORE
“If the Americans take the appropriate steps and set them free, certainly the right environment will be open and the right circumstances will be created for us to do everything within our power and our purview to bring about the swiftest freedom for the Americans held in Iran as well,” Rouhani, who is visiting New York for the UN General Assembly, told CNN. MORE
It’s getting to the point that only Traditionalists will be without a woman priest. Not sure about Rome.
On a rural road just after daybreak, villagers young and old kneel reverently before a single file of ochre-robed women, filling their bowls with rice, curries, fruits and sweets. In this country, it’s a rare sight. MORE
The most recent edition of the Arabic-language edition of National Geographic, picturing Pope Francis on its cover, was embargoed in Saudi Arabia. On September 2 the magazine’s Twitter account explained the non-appearance of the issue in these terms: “Dear readers in Saudi Arabia, we apologize that you did not receive August’s magazine. According to the distribution company, the magazine was refused entry for cultural reasons.” MORE
pope Francis tells Congress ‘every life is sacred,’ says the death penalty should be abolished.
First of all when Francis says “Life is Sacred,” what he means is MAN is sacred. Man has a holy soul but he’s not sacred. Sacred is generally applied to things of GOD or the Church like the Sacraments. To oppose Capital Punishment is to oppose the person who legislated it, GOD. It is God who gives us Heaven and Hell. Hell is God’s capital punishment to all UN-repentive SINNERS. Continue reading →
A Hawthorne man charged in May with breaking into cars while their owners surfed in Manhattan Beach has been arrested for doing the same thing in Huntington Beach while on bail, police said Thursday.
Jordan Paris Adams, 21, was arrested Sept. 15, two days after he used a key hidden on a surfer’s tire to enter his car and take his cellphone and wallet. Adams was then caught on video using the victim’s credit cards to make $5,000 in purchases at a Target store in Huntington Beach, police said. MORE
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol arrested nearly 10,000 unaccompanied immigrant children and families caught illegally crossing the border with Mexico in August, a 52 percent jump from August 2014, according to statistics published by the agency Monday afternoon. MORE