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What are Russia’s Intentions Regarding South America?

Earlier this year, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu announced what at face value could be considered a major military expansion by the former Cold War nation. As per the defense minister, new military bases were being negotiated for the Seychelles, Singapore, Vietnam, Cuba, Nicaragua, Venezuela, and several other nations. At the time of the statement,… [read more]

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How Undocumented Kids are Impacting Our Schools?

As the 2014-2015 school year began, school districts across the United States braced themselves for the arrival of 50,000 undocumented immigrant children and teenagers, most of whom are unaccompanied minors. At the beginning of the school year, 37,000 of the children had been released into the custody of relatives or foster families while approximately 13,000… [read more]

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Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

“Jalapeno peppers are stuffed with a blend of cream cheese and Cheddar cheese in this crowd-pleasing, bacon-wrapped appetizer.” Ingredients: 1/2 cup cream cheese 1/2 cup shredded sharp Cheddar cheese 12 jalapeno peppers, halved lengthwise, seeds and membranes removed 12 slices bacon Directions: Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Line a baking sheet… [read more]

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Cheesecake Stuffed Baked Apples

The only thing better than a juicy harvest apple is a baked apple filled with rich cheesecake! Top it off with caramel sauce, graham cracker crumbs, and pecans for the ultimate no-fuss Autumn dessert! Ingredients: 6 apples (I used gala apples) 8 ounces cream cheese, softened ¼ cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 egg 1… [read more]

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“Red Band Society” Inspired by Latino Cancer Survivor

“Red Band Society” is a new Fox television series. It’s redefining what it means to combat a dreaded disease. The show shadows five teenagers and doctors in a hospital setting as they each experience the deep, powerful impact of cancer. Fox combines pain, hope, healing and comedy into a first of its kind television show.… [read more]

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Classical Pianist Rosa Antonelli Introduces you to a Few People

Have you ever heard of Isaac Albeniz or Luis Gianneo? No? Rosa Antonelli would like to introduce you to these names, among others, and their music. On October 22, for the first time ever, Rosa Antonelli, an Argentinian classical pianist, introduced New York to Isaac Albeniz’s “Champagne Waltz” and Louis Gianneo’s “Tres Danzas Argentinas” at… [read more]

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Billy Graham Still Praying Without Ceasing

Ever since Billy Graham began his first international campaign in 1954, his success has been astounding. For decades he packed out megastadiums with spectators, many of whom rarely had ever stepped into churches, and his trademark closing invitation to accept the gift of salvation offered through Jesus Christ resulted in multitudes milling forward in mass… [read more]

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NYC School Worship Ban Headed for High Court?

The issue of using school property in New York City to hold religious services on Sundays seems headed to the Supreme Court. The issue was brought to the forefront 16 years ago when the Bronx Household of Faith took the city to court over the question of why worship services cannot be held in school… [read more]