Monthly Archives: March 2013

Faithful rejoice at ‘salubong’

MANILA — Confetti rained down and children with angelic voices sang praises for the Risen Lord as Catholics around Metro Manila Sunday welcomed a new dawn with one of the most cherished

North Korea entering ‘state of war’ vs South

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea warned Seoul on Saturday that the Korean Peninsula had entered “a state of war” and threatened to shut down a border factory complex that’s the last

US takes ‘gloves off’ against N. Korea

SEOUL  — Soaring tensions on the Korean peninsula have seen dire North Korean threats met with an unusually assertive US response that analysts warn could take a familiar game into dangerous territory.

Hill leaders say no final immigration deal yet

WASHINGTON — Capitol Hill lawmakers acknowledged Sunday the Senate has cleared a major hurdle toward crafting a final immigration-reform proposal but said chamber leaders have yet to reach a final deal and

Traditionalists stung by Pope’s washing of women’s feet

  VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis has won over many hearts and minds with his simple style and focus on serving the world’s poorest, but he has devastated traditionalist Catholics who adored

Christian world celebrates Easter Sunday

ON SUNDAY, Christians from all around the world celebrate Jesus Christ’s resurrection from the dead in different forms and in various traditions. From the western to the eastern hemisphere, Easter Sunday is