The pope is expected to see the largest of his six-day tour on Sunday when he celebrates a climactic outdoor Mass on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway before flying back to Rome.
Francis apparently spied Michael Keating as he was being driven away from the plane. Ordering the Fiat to stop, Francis got out and walked over to the boy, put his hand on his head and kissed him as his sobbing mother looked on.
The player was a three-sport athlete at Warren Hills in New Jersey and had been the football team’s starting quarterback for three years.
It’s unclear how many Latter-day Saints buy the theory, but Mormon leaders were worried enough that they took the rare step this week of issuing a public statement cautioning the faithful not to get carried away with visions of the apocalypse.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency projects that it will cost $384 billion over 20 years to maintain the nation’s existing drinking water systems, which will require tens of thousands of miles of replacement pipe and thousands of new or renovated plants.
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The pontiff’s plane touched down at the Philadelphia airport after takeoff from New York, bringing him to a city of blocked-off streets, sidewalks lined with portable potties, and checkpoints manned by police, National Guardsmen and border agents.
The recall covers Sonata sedans from the 2011 and 2012 model years equipped with 2-liter or 2.4-liter gasoline engines. At the time, the Sonata was Hyundai’s top-selling vehicle in the U.S.
Francis’ speech, the fifth by a pope to the U.N., was a distillation of his recent teaching document on the environment, “Praise Be,” which has delighted liberals and environmentalists and drawn scorn from big business interests.
The 13-term Ohio Republican shocked his GOP caucus early Friday morning when he announced his decision in a closed-door session.
There are no records indicating a tsunami has ever hit Connecticut.
Francis is headed first to St. Patrick’s Cathedral for Thursday evening prayers.
“Pope Francis was inspiring and serious this morning on the House floor,” Stutzman said.
An amphibious tour vehicle and a charter bus carrying foreign college students collided on a busy Seattle bridge Thursday, killing four people and sending dozens to hospitals in a wreck that scattered crumpled metal and broken glass on the road.
Following disclosures that Volkswagen developed software for its 2-liter diesel engine that could better control pollutants during testing than in real-world driving, there there’s a lot up in the air for owners of Jettas, Golfs, Passats and Beetles and Audi’s A3.
It was three days ago that, according to police in North Carolina, Alan Lassiter tried to drown the two girls in a pond at an apartment complex. One of the girls died Wednesday.
Strong gains in new-home sales could accelerate the economy by boosting home building, which generates construction jobs, demand for more building materials and more spending on landscaping and other services.
Investigators say a man taking several children to daycare Wednesday morning apparently forgot the baby in the third row of a sport utility vehicle.
The new Super Duty isn’t just a beefed up version of the F-150, it’s an entirely different truck designed by a different team of engineers from the mainstream F-150.
Officers tried to stop the SUV for a traffic violation in Edna, 90 miles southwest of Houston, early Thursday, but the vehicle sped away. As police chased the car on Highway 59, it flipped several times.