Germanwings Plane Crash: What We Know So Far
Mar24

Germanwings Plane Crash: What We Know So Far

ABC News An Airbus A320 operated by Germanwings crashed today in a remote part of the Alps in southern France, near the town of Digne. The plane was carrying 144 passengers — including 2 babies — and six crew members, Germanwings CEO Thomas Winkelmann said at a news conference. There were “apparently no survivors,” said French President Francois Hollande. The plane was en route from Barcelona to Dusseldorf,...

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Former Jehovah’s Witness Accuses Church of Hiding Child Abusers From Congregations
Mar13

Former Jehovah’s Witness Accuses Church of Hiding Child Abusers From Congregations

ABC News A former member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses is taking on the leadership of this wealthy, secretive religion, who she says failed to protect her from a predatory pedophile. She blames what she says is the church’s policy of silence on child abusers. Candace Conti, now 28, was just 9 years old when she says she was abused by a well-liked member of her small congregation in Fremont, California, named Jonathan...

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Here Are The Top 10 Billionaires Of 2015
Mar03

Here Are The Top 10 Billionaires Of 2015

The Huffington Post On Monday, Forbes released its annual list of the world’s billionaires for 2015. There were some surprises: Michael Jordan made the list! — but when it comes to the richest people on earth, some things don’t change much. Here are the top 10 billionaires of 2015, listed with the source of their wealth and estimated net worth according to Forbes: 10. Liliane Bettencourt, L’Oreal, $40.1 billion...

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Chile Volcano Eruption Sends Lava Shooting Into the Sky
Mar03

Chile Volcano Eruption Sends Lava Shooting Into the Sky

ABC News Chile’s Villarrica volcano erupted overnight, sending lava shooting into the night sky. The amazing display was visible from miles away. Aton Chile/AP Photo PHOTO: The Villarica volcano erupts near Pucon, Chile, March 3, 2015. The volcano erupted at about 3 a.m. local time, according to the National Emergency Office, which issued a red alert and ordered evacuations. Credit: Instagram/fernardtoro Villarrica is one of...

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This Is The Number One Source Of Stress In America
Feb18

This Is The Number One Source Of Stress In America

ABC News Money is the top source of stress in our lives, beating out work, family responsibilities, and health concerns. That’s according to the new Stress In America survey, conducted by Harris Poll for the American Psychological Association. This news isn’t super shocking—money has been the top stressor since the APA started conducting its annual survey in 2007. But this year’s results show that our money worries could also be...

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Magna Carta Found In Scrapbook May Be Worth Millions

CNN Just days after four Magna Cartas were united for the first time in 800 years at the British Library in London, another ancient version of the document has been discovered by chance in a medieval coastal town in England. Mark Bateson, an archivist in Sandwich, southern England, found the previously unknown version of the Magna Carta — which established the principle that everybody, including the king, was subject to the law...

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