American Jews will have a once in a lifetime opportunity on November 28th to celebrate the convergence of Thanksgiving and Hanukkah. The holiday mash-up has inspired a burst of creativity in New England, and beyond. (Nov. 21)
William "Billy" Graham, Jr. (born 11/7/1918) is a famous Christian evangelist, ordained as a Southern Baptist minister. He rose to celebrity status in 1949 with sermons broadcast on radio & television. Several U.S. Presidents have sought out his counsel. Information from CNN.com.
A United Methodist pastor was convicted under church law of officiating at his son's same-sex wedding and suspended for 30 days. Rev. Frank Schaefer was told he'll lose his credentials if he doesn't follow church law. (Nov. 20)
Days after powerful storms ripped through Illinois, residents of Washington are finally able to return to their homes to sift through rubble and salvage belongings. A local pastor says faith is helping the community recover. (Nov. 19)
Pope Francis shunned a presidential guard escort for his first state visit to the Italian president in yet another breach of protocol and security, even though some have expressed concerns for his safety as he ramps up his reform of the Vat...
Eyewitness News was in Asheville Thursday night as hundreds of people helped Rev. Billy Graham celebrate his 95th birthday. The guest list was full of well-known names like Donald Trump and Sarah Palin. Many people from Charlotte made the trip for the celebration. They sang “Happy Birthday” to Graham and ...
Billy Graham's 95th birthday celebration at the Billy Graham library
Former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi and 14 others went on trial in Cairo, sparking protests by the Muslim Brotherhood. Egyptian state TV reports the trial was adjourned until January 8th. (Nov. 4)