The Rim Fire has grown to 164 sq miles (424 sq km) by Friday morning and has now burned into Yosemite National Park, authorities have reported. The huge California Yosemite wildfire has forced streams of tourists to free the area during what should the peak season at the park, and thousands of homes are also under threat.
The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) has filed an amicus brief on behalf of a group of Republican lawmakers, urging a federal district court in California to save the 29-foot cross at Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial in San Diego.
Have you noticed that everything in your life wears out? The sweater that you loved so much and wore winter after winter is now stuffed in the bottom drawer of your dresser, threadbare, unused, and unwanted. The car that excited you so and that even smelled new is now just a car with scratches and squeaks to prove it. The stain-resistant carpet ended up not being so stain-resistant after all.
Are you having troubles in your marriage? Consider this passage about how a husband should love his wife. "Love is kind" (1 Corinthians 13:4). I believe husbands hold the key to a flourishing marriage. If they would be proactive instead of merely reactive, leading spiritually, it would change everything, especially in a struggling marriage. Yes, the love a husband is to have for his wife is kind. This love shows itself practically: showing her tenderness, bringing her gifts, actually telling her you love her.
As many as 34,000 people heard Pastor Greg Laurie's message on how to start all over again on the second night of the Harvest event at Southern California's Angel Stadium Saturday. More than 3,000 people came forward to accept Jesus, who alone, as Laurie said, can change human beings.
Orange is the New Black Season 2 cast rumors have been creating huge waves on the Internet over the past few weeks as news reports claim that Laura Prepon, aka Alex, may be heading for a swift exit early in Season 2.
The Sherlock Season 3 Episode 1 premiere air date has been the subject of intense rumors over recent weeks, with numerous dates thrown around about when the show will finally be back on air. The latest rumor has now suggested that January 1, 2014 will be the new season premiere date.
San Diego Chargers vs Arizona Cardinals takes place on Saturday night in the climax to tonight's NFL Preseason 2013 games. The Cardinals will be hoping to maintain their 100 percent preseason record with another win today.
Denver Broncos vs St Louis Rams is a big game on Saturday night in the NFL Preseason 2013 schedule. The Broncos haven't been spectacular so far this preseason and they will be hoping to ramp things up significantly as they head into the final straight before the regular season gets underway for them on Sept. 5.
Philadelphia Eagles vs Jacksonville Jaguars takes place on Saturday night as the NFL Preseason 2013 football schedule continues. The Eagles will be wanting to build on the good win they claimed last week, and continue building towards their regular season opener against Washington on Sept. 9.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will play the Miami Dolphins in an NFL Preseason 2013 game on Saturday night, with the Dolphins' fans hoping their team can show a significant improvement in form following a lackluster preseason showing so far.
Cleveland Browns vs Indianapolis Colts takes place on Saturday afternoon in the latest round of NFL Preseason 2013 games. The Browns have gotten off to a bright start as they prepare to hit the regular season running and improve on their showing last season.
Buffalo Bills vs Washington Redskins takes place on Saturday afternoon in the NFL Preseason 2013 calendar, with the Bills looking to maintain their perfect start in preparation for the regular season in September.
While the Western world sees the ouster of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi as a military coup, the editor of Egypt's weekly Christian newspaper says it was a coup by the people of the country and an attempt to abort efforts towards political Islam.
Bishop T.D. Jakes of The Potter's House in Dallas, Texas, is donating $10,000 to Baptist minister and civil rights activist the Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, "who embodied the spirit of Jesus," and the 50th anniversary of his March on Washington next week.
Thousands of citizens, including gay rights activists, are arriving in Washington, D.C. from across the country for events leading up to the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, which occurred on Aug. 28, 1963.
Jesus defied the world's expectations regarding a divine being. Many Jewish people of that day were looking for a powerful king to liberate them from the Romans—they were prepared to serve and worship that kind of messiah. Instead, the Savior was a humble man who didn't think twice about washing dirty feet. While Jesus Christ could have banished the Roman presence from the region and then been glorified as an earthly ruler, He was very clear about His reason for being here: He came to serve, not to be served (Matt. 20:28).
More than 28,000 people came out on a warm summer evening to hear evangelist Greg Laurie give the message of the gospel on the first of three nights of the SoCal Harvest event at Angel Stadium Friday. However, the Southern California pastor warned at the beginning that the subject he was about to preach on was not a comfortable one – death.
A hailstorm in Colorado has stunned local residents as the pleasant summer weather all of a sudden gave way to freak winter weather on Thursday. The incident took place in Littleton, Colorado, when a massive shower of hailstones suddenly pounder parts of the city.