WHO confirms two new coronavirus deaths. What is coronavirus?
The deadly and mysterious coronavirus that first appeared in Saudi Arabia last year has claimed two more victims, bringing the official death toll to 11. The World Health Organization said a...
The Top 10 Facts You Need to Know From Our New Death Penalty Report
Although 2013 saw more executions than in previous years and several countries resuming executions, there was also progress towards abolition in all regions of the world.
The Dash Report: What is a novena? (6.2.14)
What is a novena? When was the first novena prayed? Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bismarck David D. Kagan explains in this edition of the Dash Report.
10 new flu deaths reported in North Carolina
North Carolina health officials released new flu numbers Thursday, saying 11 more people have died since their last report.
20 flu-related deaths reported in Monroe County
Twenty people have died from the flu this season in Monroe County....
10 flu-related deaths reported in Monroe County
Ten people have died from the flu this season in Monroe County...
Why does Easter seem to go on forever?
At the heart of our faith is the Passion, death, and Resurrection of Jesus. We celebrate this mystery—this Paschal Mystery—every Sunday, in every Eucharist. Yet since the first century we have set
100 flu-related deaths reported in Kentucky
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky public health officials say the state has had 100 flu-related deaths.
The Dash Report: What did Pope Francis really say?
Bishop of Bismarck David Kagan explains what Pope Francis said regarding his comments on abortion and contraception, published in America magazine Sept. 19, 2013.
10 overdose deaths reported in Franklin County within 26 hours
An alert has been issued for Franklin County after 10 overdose deaths were reported within 26 hours. The Franklin County Coroner's Office said this is an unusually high number for the county at this time. Dr. Anahi Ortiz said friends and family of those who use, should make sure they are armed with naloxone. She said that fentanyl can be mixed with cocaine and methamphetamine, which is a deadly combination.
Pope's Easter message: In this violent world, what we need is Christ's resurrection
Pope Francis reminded Christians this Easter of the strength which comes from Christ’s death and resurrection, calling them to be witnesses of peace and justice, especially for those suffering today in regions of extreme violence and persecution.
10 more flu deaths reported in state last week
State health officials today released figures on fatalities through Saturday, February 11th.
America Reports: Why do people seek asylum in the U.S.?
In the U.S., approximately 5% of asylum seekers are granted asylum. What does the process of seeking asylum look like? Why are people willing to risk their l...
WHO: Up to 20 Ebola cases, and three deaths, reported in Congo
The recent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has resulted in 20 suspected cases and three deaths, the World Health Organization said Thursday.
My Place in the Sun, April 20: Easter Vigil Homily
On Saturday, April 15, I celebrated the Easter Vigil at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. This night is the most blessed of all nights “when Christ broke the prison bars of death and rose…
Ash Wednesday: What Death can Teach us About Living
Fr. Ian Van Heusen explains what Ash Wednesday is all about and what it can teach us about living and enriching our daily life. Check out his website at: htt...
Why I'm against death penalty
Former corrections commissioner who oversaw executions now opposes capital punishment
Fargo man attacked police officer before struggle, death, reports say
WISHEK — A Fargo man who died during a December struggle with law enforcement in south-central North Dakota attacked a police officer before a sheriff’s deputy attempted to subdue him
Juice Wrld Popped 'Several Unknown Pills' On Plane Before Death: Report
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20 new flu deaths reported last week in North Carolina
New numbers from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released on Thursday show another 20 people died from the flu this season. This brings the total number of reported deaths from the flu this season to 110.