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  • In Theory: Does God answer simple questions?

    A post has been making the rounds recently on social media sites such as Facebook in which a man asks God a series of questions and God answers. The man starts off by asking, "Why did you let so much stuff happen to me today?" He goes on to list several...
  • Eagles defensive mess the result of years of neglect

     
    That Andy Reid had no experience as a coordinator before being hired to run the Philadelphia Eagles turned out not to matter when it came to building a consistent championship contender. That he had no experience whatsoever playing or coaching......
  • In Theory: What is the fate of gay marriage without DOMA?

    The Supreme Court's decisions to strike down the Defense Of Marriage Act and reject a lawsuit aimed at upholding California's Proposition 8 have caused jubilation among gay-rights supporters and anger among opponents of gay marriage. Conservative...
  • Mildred J. Hailey, homemaker

    Mildred J. Hailey, homemaker
    Mildred J. Hailey, a homemaker and volunteer, died Monday of heart failure at Vasona Creek Rehabilitation Center in San Jose, Calif. The former Linthicum Heights resident was 87. The daughter of a businessman and a homemaker, the former Mildred Jones was...
  • In Theory: How do you teach children to pray?

    Praying is a central and vital part of religion. But how do you teach and explain prayer to children? Cheri Fuller, writing on churchleaders.com, says one way of explaining prayer to small children is to tell them that it's a conversation; and just as...
  • Juan Castillo's small-school roots shaped coaching style

    Juan Castillo's small-school roots shaped coaching style
    The roots of Juan Castillo intersect back to the plains of Texas where he began playing and coaching football. And small-school ties have shaped the career of the Ravens' run-game coordinator. Although Castillo, as the Philadelphia Eagles' longtime...
  • In Theory: What's our responsibility toward sweatshops?

    More than a thousand workers were killed in Bangladesh when a building used as a garment factory collapsed. It's alleged that a factory in China making products for Apple has nets installed to stop people leaping to their deaths after 18 suicides there....
  • In Theory: Do we bring tragedy on ourselves?

    The recent tornado in Oklahoma that killed 24 people and destroyed or damaged 12,000 homes has stirred up a row on social networking site Twitter. The day after the disaster, popular evangelical speaker and author John Piper tweeted two references to...
  • Charges 'best birthday present' says murder victim's daughter

    Charges 'best birthday present' says murder victim's daughter
    It was bittersweet when Tanya R. Thomas picked up the phone Friday night and heard a Chicago police detective's voice: “I’m calling to inform you of good news. We’ve made three arrests in your father’s murder.’’...
  • Crescenta Valley High Athletic Hall of Fame welcomes 2013 class

    Crescenta Valley High Athletic Hall of Fame welcomes 2013 class
    LA CRESCENTA — While there was no official theme for Saturday evening’s sixth annual Crescenta Valley High Athletic Hall of Fame Induction ceremony at the school’s auditorium, perhaps excellence would fit the billing best. The 2013...
  • Bible in Obama inauguration on display

    Bible in Obama inauguration on display
    Millions of people got a long-distance view of the "Lincoln Bible," one of those used by President Barack Obama for his second inauguration on Monday. Starting tomorrow, you can get a closer look at the velvet-covered Bible that was used for Abraham...