Prophecy in today's headlines

A Nation In Decline – Budget Cuts Paint The Big Picture

The New York Times paints a clear and disturbing picture of the U.S. in financial decline. Furloughs of employees and school children, transit systems cutting service, public safety reducing it’s workforce despite the increased need, out of control spending and more. Taken one at a time these issues may not seem important – placing them […]

San Andreas-Like Earthquake Fault Found in Eastern U.S.

For 30 years geologists have been puzzled by a remarkably straight magnetic line that runs between New York and Alabama along the Appalachians. A more recent aerial magnetic survey of the Alabama end of the line suggests that it’s probably a 500-million-year-old San Andreas-style fault that appears to have slipped 137 miles (220 kilometers) to […]

33 States Out of Money to Fund Unemployment Benefits

With unemployment still at a severe high, a majority of states have drained their jobless benefit funds, forcing them to borrow billions from the federal government to help out-of-work Americans. A total of 33 states and the Virgin Islands have depleted their funds and borrowed more than $38.7 billion to provide a safety net, according […]

New York State Tax Refunds Put On Hold

For hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers, the check won’t be in the mail at least not on time. New York State has stopped paying tax refunds and won’t start again until next month. The tax refund delay is part of a bigger cash crunch. Message to New Yorkers: don’t start spending your tax refund […]

Doomsday Clock’s Hands Set To Move Today

Are we creeping closer to catastrophe or is a self-induced apocalypse less imminent?The world will find out at 9 a.m. Thursday when the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists plans to move the fateful minute hand of its Doomsday Clock, which conveys the direness of nuclear, climatological and technological threats.The symbolic time change will occur in […]

Vatican Blocked Caroline Kennedy Appointment

Vatican sources told Il Giornale that their support for abortion disqualified Ms Kennedy and other Roman Catholics President Barack Obama had been seeking to appoint. Mr Obama was reportedly seeking to reward John F Kennedy’s daughter, who publicly gave her support to his election bid. She had been poised to replace Hillary Clinton as New […]