Prophecy in today's headlines

Global food chain stretched to the limit

Strained by rising demand and battered by bad weather, the global food supply chain is stretched to the limit, sending prices soaring and sparking concerns about a repeat of food riots last seen three years ago. Signs of the strain can be found from Australia to Argentina, Canada to Russia. Read More

Great Balls of Fire Over Canada – NASA Investigates

Great balls of fire have been reported swooping over Eastern Canada and several U.S. states.Even NASA’s on the case.There are different theories about what was behind the sighting of those fireballs. A NASA spacecraft got a closer look at one of the possible sources today. The spacecraft flew past Hartley 2 — taking closeup pictures […]

5.0 Earthquake Shakes Ottawa, Toronto, and U.S.

A magnitude-5.0 earthquake struck at the Ontario-Quebec border region of Canada on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, and homes and businesses were shaken from Canada’s capital in Ottawa on south to an arc of U.S. states. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. Morgan Moschetti, a seismologist with the USGS, said it […]

Perfect Storm of Food Shortage, Water Scarcity on Horizon

The world faces “mass starvation” following North America’s next major crop failure. And it could even happen before year’s end. So says Chicago-based Don Coxe, who is one of the world’s leading experts on agricultural commodities, so much so that Canada’s renowned BMO Financial Group named the fund after him. A crop failure in North […]

Christian Churches in Canada Fading Out, Is US Next

Olympics fans heading to Vancouver might want to visit a vanishing cultural treasure while they’re in Canada — local churches. Canada has become a “post-Christian society” where once-dominant Anglicanism has “moved to the margins of public life,” according to a bleak study reported by Michael Valpy at the Globe and Mail. A new assessment of […]

WHO Says H1N1 Could Infect Two Billion Worldwide

The World Health Organization says as many as two billion people could be infected by the new H1N1 virus, if the current outbreak continues to spread. WHO flu chief Keiji Fukuda made the comment Thursday at the daily WHO news conference in Geneva, not as a prediction, but as an observation about flu pandemics. In […]

Swine Flu Cases Spread

Swine Flu Update: The United States has activated an emergency plan to combat swine flu as the Obama administration announced measures Sunday to contain the sometimes deadly virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has identified the strain of swine flu and is prepared to distribute a quarter of the U.S. stockpile of 50 […]

Swine Flu – US Very Concerned Over Outbreak

US medical authorities expressed strong concern Friday about an unprecedented multi-strain swine flu outbreak that has killed at least 60 people in Mexico and infected seven people in the United States. “It’s very obvious that we are very concerned. We’ve stood up emergency operation centers,” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) spokesman Dave Daigle […]