| Aug 31, 2011
| 12:36 PM
Hurricane Irene was an interesting device for demonstrating the lack of will power the media has when it comes to over-indulging its own hysterical tendencies. They just had to eat their entire pumpkin-head full of Halloween candy; they couldn't stop...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 4:55 PM
So this is my first attempt at a blog.
I’ve been talking about doing this for awhile and now the chance to travel to Haiti at the end of the month has gotten me off my lazy bubble-goose and started writing. Right now I’m doing it all on my...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 11:05 AM
President Bill Clinton, founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation and the 42nd President of the United States of America, will come to DePauw University on Friday to mark the 25th anniversary of the Timothy and Sharon Ubben Lecture Series. Students,...
| Mar 12, 2011
| 9:48 PM
Rescue crews in Japan spent the day searching through destroyed buildings and flying over villages that are now covered in water. Video from the region is difficult to watch; especially for those who still have loved ones in the region.
| Mar 14, 2011
| 3:25 PM
We've had our share of natural disasters in south Louisiana and the Gulf coast. From Betsy in 1965 to Camille in 1969 to Katrina, Rita, Gustav and Ike in just the last few years. But nothing we've gone through compares to what Japan is going through...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 3:17 PM
Sport Chalet is teaming up with Soles4Souls for the second time in two years to provide shoes to the victims of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami.
The pair first partnered up in January 2010 to collect shoes for the victims of the Haiti earthquake....
| Mar 18, 2011
| 11:49 AM
Friday, the City of Indianapolis launched a program to help the people of Japan recover from this disaster. The outpouring of support for this tragedy, however, has lacked compared to others.
The City of Indianapolis Office of International and...
| Mar 23, 2011
Prayer alone was no longer enough for Lisa Ballantine, who watched the families fill their baby bottles with murky river water that sickened and even killed their children.
After returning from a yearlong mission trip to the Dominican Republic in 2000,...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 8:43 AM
YANGON, Myanmar -- A powerful earthquake hit Myanmar Thursday near its borders with China, Thailand and Laos, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
The quake hit in eastern Myanmar, about 55 miles (89 km) north of Chiang Rai, Thailand, the survey reported....
| Mar 27, 2011
| 5:33 PM
Spring break trips typically involve sun and fun, but a group of students from West Catholic and Catholic Central High School are doing something a little different.
They're taking a mission trip to Haiti.
"This is my first mission trip. My friends...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 2:28 PM
When Wyoming resident Telly Morisset returned from his home country of Haiti last year after the earthquake, he had an idea. He wanted to send a truck full of items to the people and hospital in his hometown who desperately needed them. However, he had no...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:01 PM
CARACAS (Reuters) - U.S. actor Sean Penn engaged in attempts to secure the release of two Americans freed by Iran this week, flying to Venezuela to ask President Hugo Chavez to intervene with Iran's leader, a source close to the release process said on...