Faith Digest: Bone marrow drive, letters for Israel and Blessing of the Backpacks

...Broadcasting, which operates the viewer-supported WBPI Television station, will hand-deliver letters to the Israeli ambassador in Washington, D.C., a friend of hers."I have many friends over there. I go over there to work and work with the...

The era of cynicism

...with honor?," Fox News' Bill O'Reilly asked. "Are you kidding me? And that's on top of the Benghazi stuff? Is Ambassador Rice a moron?"Clearly not. But she and others in the administration seem to think we are.Now that is cynicism.

All-Star Game might have an international flavor to it this year

...big name now sure to be missing is Mauer, the three-time batting champion from St. Paul, Minn.Tabbed as an All-Star ambassador to help Major League Baseball promote the game, Mauer was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday with a strained...

U.N. ambassadors cite impostor diplomats in "The Interpreter"

...Nations, many ambassadors are mad - because...Spain's U.N. Ambassador, Inocencio Arias...explained that a lot of ambassadors and U.N. staff...John Dauth, the ambassador from Kidman's...Even several ambassadors were spotted with...Arias, the Spanish Ambassador, adding: "So...

Former A's, Dodgers pitcher Bob Welch dies

...College World Series. Eastern Michigan athletic director Heather Lyke called the pitcher one of the university's "greatest ambassadors."The A's said Welch is survived by sons Dylan, 25, and Riley, 23; daughter Kelly, 18; and former wife Mary Ellen...

We should thank Obama

...trumpets: "Let's put troops on the ground ? the president is weak." We need troops to get into Iraq, says former Ambassador Paul Bremer, who discharged the Iraqi army that had terribly weakened the forces trying to offset the terrorists now crisscrossing...

Former Sen. Howard Baker Jr. famous for Watergate, dies at 88-years-old

...post of majority leader. He served as White House chief of staff at the end of the Reagan administration and was U.S. ambassador to Japan during President George W. Bush's first term.His question at the 1973 Senate Watergate hearings - "What did...

Big Three hope others follow in service as ambassadors

...the interview room, as it has remained for years, that the three golfing giants continued their roles as golf's biggest ambassadors.Did they always feel a responsibility to do that and do they believe the game's current icons will follow in their footsteps...

'Kick' Kennedy calls her stage debut 'magical'

NEW YORK - The storied Ken nedy family has produced a president, ambassadors, an attorney general, senators and plenty of congressmen. But not a professional actor.Kathleen "Kick" Kennedy hopes to...

Bert Thomas

...International, and served as International Diplomat for the organization. He enjoyed the camaraderie and fellowship of the Ambassadors Bridge Club for many years. Bert was a charter member and a chairman of the East Augusta Fire Department. He was affectionately...