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The Rev. Robert H. Schuller, who built the Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove as the embodiment of an upbeat, modern vision of Christianity, only to see his ministry shattered by family discord and financial ruin, has died. He was 88. Schuller, who was diagnosed with esophageal cancer in 2013, died Thursday morning at a skilled […]

Cardinal Edward Egan, former head of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, died at a hospital in Manhattan Thursday. He was 82 years old. Egan was pronounced dead at NYU Langone Medical Center at 2:20 p.m. after going into cardiac arrest, Archdiocese officials say. Egan was born on April 2, 1932, in Oak Park, […]

On Saturday morning, Roswell police responded to a 911 call for Bobbi Kristina Brown. She was found unresponsive in a bathtub at her home in a Roswell subdivision at about 10:30 a.m. Police say her husband and a friend found her and started CPR. When officers got on the scene, they started life-saving measures until […]

Dr. Myles Munroe was one of nine passengers on a plane that crashed in Grand Bahama on Sunday afternoon, according to multiple news reports. A Lear 36 executive jet left the Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA) for the Grand Bahama International Airport, the Department of Civil Aviation reports. The plane departed at 4:07 p.m. and […]

James Brady, the former White House press secretary who was badly wounded in the assassination attempt against President Ronald Reagan and later became an advocate for gun control, has died. He was 73. His family announced Brady’s death in a statement released Monday afternoon, saying he “passed away after a series of health issues.” “Jim […]

Disgraced Clippers owner Donald Sterling has reportedly agreed to allow his wife, Shelly, to negotiate a forced sale of the team, according to TMZ and ESPN.com. Sterling, 80, has owned the Clippers for 33 years, making him the NBA’s longest-tenured owner. On Monday the league filed an official termination charge against Sterling, setting in motion […]

Paul F. Crouch, co-founder of the Trinity Broadcasting Network, died Saturday at age 79, according to his website and the network’s Facebook page.  Paul believed  that Christian televison was imperative to the souls of the world. They posted the below: Early this morning at 4:01a.m., I received word from my friend and brother Matt Crouch […]

Ruslan Tsarni, believed to be the uncle of the Boston bombing suspects, says he is shocked and devastated in a call with CBS News Boston affiliate WBZ. Another  uncle of the dead bombing suspect, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, told The Journal News Friday that his nephew phoned him at 7 p.m. Thursday night, for the first […]

Robert Weaver, a native of Oakland, California,  formed a star making  choir that  made history  by becoming the first gospel choir to record and release a single from How Sweet The Sound. He was known as a trailblazer in the Bay Area  hosting outstanding musicals and  standing room only concerts. Sadly, he was recently diagnosed […]

The Vatican praised President Barack Obama’s proposals for curbing gun violence on Saturday, saying they are a “step in a right direction.” The Vatican’s chief spokesman the Rev. Federico Lombardi, said Saturday that 47 religious leaders have appealed to members of the U.S. Congress “to limit firearms that are making society pay an unacceptable price […]

CNN is reporting a tragic incident on the grounds of College Park, GA pastor Creflo Dollar’s World Changers Church International, which is home to 30,000 members. According to police spokespersons, at least one man was shot and killed at the suburban Atlanta megachurch inside a chapel. CPR was being performed on the victim, whose identity […]

Michael Clarke Duncan’s fiancee says the Oscar nominee for “The Green Mile” has died while being hospitalized following a July heart attack. Publicist Joy Fehily released a statement from Clarke’s fiancée, the Rev. Omarosa Manigault, saying the 54-year-old actor died Monday morning in a Los Angeles hospital after nearly two months of treatment following the […]