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‘Infidels!’: Three Churches Were Vandalized in One Night. But It’s What the Graffiti Said That’s Worrying Some People

theblaze.com — Police in Columbus, Indiana, are investigating three acts of vandalism against local churches that unfolded Saturday night - a series of crimes that constitute an apparent first in the city. But it's the messages that were spray painted on the buildings that have some wondering if the acts...

Do You See Jesus or Satan on This Moth’s Wings? Woman Says Insect Offered Up a Sign From God

theblaze.com — A Texas woman is claiming that she saw Jesus' face in the most unlikely of places: on the body and wings of a moth. Yvonne Esquilin, who said the insect flew into her home last Wednesday, believes that the purported image was a sign from God, according to KXAN-TV. Esquilin...

The ‘Off-the-Wall’ Sport Being Likened to a Quirky Combination of Soccer, Sumo Wrestling and Bumper Cars

theblaze.com — Have you heard of "bubble soccer," a relatively new sport that can perhaps best be characterized as a combination of soccer, sumo wrestling and bumper cars? Adults in West Bloomfield, Michigan, will soon be able to take part in a new local league centered on the quirky activity, which features...

U.S. Military Conducts Operation Against Al Qaeda-Linked Group in Somalia

theblaze.com — United States military forces conducted an operation Monday against the Al Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab network in Somalia, CNN reported, citing Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby. "We are assessing the results of the operation and will provide additional information as and when appropriate," Kirby told CNN. No...
Sep 01, 2014

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Watch a Mantis Shrimp Obliterate a Crab in Super-Slow Motion: ‘Whoa…That Is One Crazy, Awesome Animal’

theblaze.com — A new video posted online Monday shows a mantis shrimp strike a crab in super-slow motion, revealing the incredible power of the sea creature's little clubber. Produced by popular YouTube channel "Smarter Every Day," the video also explains the science behind the mantis shrimp's raw striking power. According...

Americans Detained in North Korea Call for U.S. Help

theblaze.com — Story by the Associated Press; curated by Oliver Darcy. - PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - North Korea has given foreign media access to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and - watched by officials as they spoke - called for Washington...

Conservative Group Didn’t Take Labor Day Off. They Chose to Do Something Else on the Holiday Instead.

theblaze.com — A conservative non-profit organization refused to take Labor Day off this year, instead choosing to stage a work-in as a way to protest organized labor. "We're calling it Right-to-Work Day," The Freedom Foundation said in a statement posted on their website. "If you're going to pay tribute to something,...