Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

If BCNN1 has been a blessing, encouragement, inspiration, and source of up-to-date information to you this year, please consider making a contribution of $15 or more. As a "thank you" to you, you will receive a special "Life Prayer" coffee mug that will encourage you throughout the year. CLICK HERE.   

Winter Storm Warnings Issued for Parts of Texas as U.S. Braces for Another Round...

Winter storm warnings have been issued for parts of Texas as the US braces for another battering by arctic cold. Weather experts say Winter Storm Inga...

Atheist Group Slammed by Louisiana Sheriff After Forcing Removal of Christian Facebook Posts

A Louisiana sheriff has "set the record straight" on his reluctant decision to recently remove Bible references from his office's public Facebook page and...

Here We Go: Missouri Schools Asks 6th Graders If They Feel Like the Opposite...

A number of parents have spoken out against the Missouri Department of Mental Health's Missouri Student Survey, which was issued at school and asked...

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Words Still Inspire Nearly 50 Years After His Death

Though his voice was silenced nearly 50 years ago, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s message of nonviolence still resonates and inspires. Decades ago, the...

Oprah Says her Own Montecito Home was Left with Just ‘Minor Damage,’ Thanks Rescue...

Search and rescue dogs have been brought in to help emergency responders find the four people still missing after California's deadly mudslides on Tuesday. The...

Bill Clinton Denies Foundation Used Haiti Donations to Pay for Daughter’s Wedding

Former President Bill Clinton on Saturday denied accusations that his charity used donations for Haiti to pay for his daughter Chelsea's wedding to investment...

The 18 Killed in Montecito Mudslides

A young mother asleep with her three-year-old daughter as her 10-year-old nephew slumbered nearby were among those killed in a devastating mudslide that brought...

Father Who Claimed Missing Daughter Choked on Milk is Charged With Murder

The father of a 3-year-old girl whose body was found near their suburban Dallas home less than a year after she was adopted from an Indian...

Teens Consuming Tide Laundry Detergent Pods in New Online ‘Challenge’

A new online challenge that involves teens putting Tide laundry-detergent pods in their mouths is raising concerns among experts. “Teens trying to be funny are...

House Democrats Plan to Unveil Measure to Censure Trump After Remarks on Immigrant Nations

Two top House Democrats said Friday they will unveil a resolution next week to censure President Trump following reports he expressed a preference for immigrants...

Police Chase Down Greyhound Bus After Reports of Gunman on Board

Law officers chased down a Greyhound bus and arrested a passenger near the Wisconsin-Illinois border Friday night after reports surfaced of a gunman on...

New York Woman Sentenced to Prison for Fatally Poisoning Her Boss

Kaitlyn Conley will have plenty of time to reflect on her crime. The 24-year-old upstate New York woman has been sentenced to 23 years in...

Toronto is Experiencing the Start of a Syrian Food Boom

The interior of Soufi’s, a fast-casual restaurant in downtown Toronto, is tailor-made for Instagram. There are white subway tiles, vintage photographs, a chalkboard menu and...

Stories of Victims of California Mudslide

A doctor and his daughter who died in the arms of her brother were among the 18 people killed in devastating mudslides that brought...

First Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Trump’s Presidency Takes Place Amid Racial Controversy...

The first Martin Luther King Jr. holiday of Donald Trump’s presidency is taking place amid a racial firestorm of Trump’s own making. In the same...

Is Medicaid Work Mandate Common Sense Reform or an Unfair Burden?

Republicans this past week began to realize their long-held goal of requiring certain adults to work, get job training or perform community service in...

Frustrations and Tragedy Mount for California Town Hit by Mudslide

Frustrations and dark discoveries mounted for a California town ravaged by a deadly and destructive mudslide. Most of the people of Montecito, a town usually...

Hawaii Officials Mistakenly Send Alert of Inbound Missile

A push alert that warned of an incoming ballistic missile to Hawaii and sent residents into a full-blown panic Saturday was a mistake, state...
Matthew Nicholson (Ceres Police Department)

California Man Shoots his Mother in the Head During Tantrum Over Video Games

A 28-year-old man playing a video game in his bedroom threw a fit, broke his headset, then picked up a gun and killed his mother, according to...
The home of Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock in Mesquite, Nev. (Chris Carlson / Associated Press)

Fingerprints of Las Vegas Gunman’s Girlfriend Found On Ammunition

Her fingerprints were on the ammunition. Her casino players’ card was found in his room. Investigators scoured her social media accounts and emails —...