Pope sends video message of peace ahead of Fatima visit

Pope sends video message of peace ahead of Fatima visit Pope : VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis has sent a video message to the people of Portugal ahead of his visit to Fatima to mark the 100th anniversary of the Virgin Mary’s reported apparitions to three young shepherds. Speaking in Portuguese, the pope defined his two-day official visit to the Catholic shrine May 12-13 as a “pilgrimage of hope and peace” and apologized for not seeing more of the country. RELATED: The ’Splainer: Who is Our Lady of Fatima and…

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Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Wins Australian Grand Prix Ahead Of Lewis Hamilton

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel beats Lewis Hamilton to win Melbourne Grand Prix

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel Wins Australian Grand Prix Ahead Of Lewis Hamilton Finally, it looks as if Formula One has a fight on its hands and after all the hope and expectation that has weighed heavily on the sport to fulfil with its reboot this year, Melbourne was a proper slug-fest between two of the biggest hitters of their generation; one that might yet be enjoyed all season long. F1 had set itself some ambitious targets and on the season’s opening weekend the race was a very palpable hit. Sebastian Vettel’s…

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Deadly clashes in east Ukraine ahead of Crimea vote

Deadly clashes in east Ukraine ahead of Crimea vote

Deadly clashes in east Ukraine ahead of Crimea vote Two people have been killed in clashes between pro-Ukrainian and pro-Russian activists in Ukraine’s eastern city of Kharkiv, officials say. Five people were injured overnight, as gunshots were fired. Rival groups blamed each other for the violence. Earlier, Russia and the US failed to agree on how to resolve the crisis in Ukraine’s Crimea region, ahead of a secession referendum there. Russia vowed to respect Sunday’s vote – but the US said it was illegitimate. Moscow has been tightening its military…

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Pieces of Star Wars Tech Now a Reality (list)

Pieces of Star Wars Tech Now a Reality (list)

Pieces of Star Wars Tech Now a Reality (list) Pieces : Star Wars was ahead of its time and, obviously, Mr. George Lucas is the ish! He imagined an awe inspiring sci-fi world that has become embedded in our memories forever. We all ooohed and aaaahed at all the high-tech gadgets throughout all of the films, wishing we could all play with lightsabers and have our own R2-D2s. Turns out, some of the Star Wars tech can be found in our universe today and some might come to fruition in…

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The Top 5 Prep-to-Pro NBA Players of All Time

The Top 5 Prep-to-Pro NBA Players of All Time

The Top 5 Prep-to-Pro NBA Players of All Time Future Hall of Famer Kevin Garnett is reportedly contemplating retirement ahead of his 22nd season, according to NBA.com’s Steve Aschburner. The Big Ticket, who won an NBA championship in 2008 with the Boston Celtics and league MVP honors in 2004 with the Minnesota Timberwolves, holds claim to being among the best prep-to-pro NBA players of all time. Drafted No. 5 overall by the T-Wolves in 1995 out of Farragut Career Academy in Chicago, KG went on to become one of the game’s…

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