MEXICO CITY (AP) — Roman Catholics throughout Latin America and the Caribbean are paying tribute to Jesus Christ in Holy Week traditions that go back centuries and range from religious processions to self-flagellation.From Brazil to Haiti, the faithful staged processions that recreate the final days of Christ on Earth and held other religious events.
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What’s a riskier move in Westeros than going to a wedding? Marrying Margaery Tyrell, apparently. Her first husband, Renly Baratheon, was killed by a mysterious assassin. Now her second, Joffrey Baratheon, was poisoned in Sunday’s episode at their wedding feast.
Cats, while stereotyped for being stingy with their affection, seem to have no problem snuggling up with fluffy bunnies. After all... look at that face
Food prices at the grocery store are up, following an increase in production costs and wholesale prices. In March, retail food prices rose 0.4% from the preceding month, matching February’s increase.
College student Caitlin McComish loves to play soccer. The only problem is, she's severely "allergic" to her own sweat.
Bryan Donaldson's career took an unexpected turn last fall, all thanks to Twitter. Since October 2011, Donaldson, who had been working in IT for the past 20 years, had been tweeting a few jokes a day under the handle @TheNardvark, according to Vulture.
This is not your typical Easter egg hunt. Citing the upcoming holiday, this week the Cincinnati Zoo put on a series of animal Easter egg hunts. But the one that stole our hearts and seemed to be the most popular was for the gorillas, specifically Gladys, the newest member of their family.
Reaction to death of writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez:___
Did Jaime Lannister expect the Royal Wedding to be a dull affair? Is that why he brought a little pick-me-up in the form of a cup of coffee?Not exactly.
We've all been there -- standing in front of that piece of furniture you've been hunting for forever, only to find out your glorious find is way out of our price range.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead has starred in such movies as "Scott Pilgrim vs. The World" and "Live Free Or Die Hard," but she cites her role in "Alex of Venice," which premiered Friday night, April 18, at the Tribeca Film Festival, as a rare opportunity to play a more three-dimensional female character.
California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) has granted pardons to 63 individuals, many of whom had been convicted of minor drug offenses.Brown's office announced the pardons in a Friday statement."The individuals granted pardons all completed their sentences and have been released from custody for more than a decade without further criminal activity," the statement read.
"Nashville" fans get excited because Michelle Obama will be making a cameo appearance.
Alicia Silverstone is still a total betty!Here's the 18-year-old version of the uber-cute Silverstone.
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey professor claims he was suspended over an online photo containing a quote from "Game of Thrones" that he says a school official perceived as a threat.Francis Schmidt, who teaches art and animation at Bergen Community College, says he was suspended for eight days after posting a photo in January of his 7-year-old daughter wearing a T-shirt with a quote from the graphic HBO show that read: "I will take what is mine with fire and blood."
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A pizza company in search of the next game-changing innovation on the pizza pie frontier seems to have already found a winner:PIZZACAKE.
HONOLULU (AP) — A lawyer for "X-Men" franchise director Bryan Singer said Friday that credit card receipts, telephone records and production schedules from the first movie in the comic book series show that Singer wasn't in Hawaii when a lawsuit claims he sexually abused a 17-year-old on the islands.
Julio Gonzalez, a GOP candidate for the Florida state House, has come under fire by local Republican groups for a $500 contribution he made to Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Fla.) in 2008, according to Federal Election Commission records obtained by Media Trackers.
ARACATACA, Colombia (AP) — Gabriel Garcia Marquez and his homeland had a relationship as conflicted as any in the Nobel laureate's twisting and impassioned novels.Colombia inspired and dismayed Garcia Marquez in equal measure, and the feeling was often mutual.
The newest "Godzilla" TV spot, titled "Nature Has An Order," showcases some brand new footage, including a full look at the immensity of the reptilian monster. The 30-second clip also gives a quick glimpse into the personal drama of the movie's main characters.
A long hospital stay isn't stopping Miley Cyrus from having a little fun.
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's Islamic extremists are claiming responsibility for the massive explosion at a busy bus station that killed at least 75 people in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, this week.
Hilary Duff rocks a cute pair of pink shoes while running errands on Friday (April 18) in Los Angeles.“Started my Good Friday having breakie wif my mommy ❤️how did u start yours?” the 26-year-old actress tweeted on the same day.
Cassandra Arsenault isn't letting the terror of last year's Boston Marathon prevent her from running this year.
It's about more than just a haircut.Students at Vanguard School of Cosmetology, a Paul Mitchell partner school, used their scissors for good Wednesday when they visited the New Orleans Mission, WDSU reported.
History is witness to a time past when the Islamic civilization produced globally unparallelled architecture, literature, science, philosophy, theological discourse, and cultural influences – influences so strong it made European nobles want to dress like Muslims.
In honor of Flashback Friday, we proudly present this gem from 2012, which has been popping up again recently and for good reason -- it's hilarious.A groom named Ben posted a photo of his save-the-dates to Reddit.