Illinois Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting, Murdering Girl Waiting for Church Bus

Illinois Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting, Murdering Girl Waiting for Church Bus

OLNEY, Ill. — An Illinois man has been arrested and charged with sexual assault and murder after he allegedly kidnapped and killed an eight-year-old girl who had been waiting outside for the church bus. Glen Ramey, 53, has been charged with first-degree murder and predatory sexual assault after the body of Sabrina Stauffenberg was found behind […]

Canadian Man With Mental Illness Wants Right to Die: ‘Non-Existence Is Better Than This’

Canadian Man With Mental Illness Wants Right to Die: ‘Non-Existence Is Better Than This’

WINDSOR, Ont. — A Canadian man who struggles with dissociative depersonalization disorder, mood disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder, and who says he suffers debilitating pain, is seeking the right to die and is expressing his objection that a newly-passed assisted suicide law does not allow those with mental illness to end their life. “Non-existence is […]

Congressional Panel Refers Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast Investigation to Texas AG for Possible Prosecution

Congressional Panel Refers Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast Investigation to Texas AG for Possible Prosecution

WASHINGTON — A congressional panel has referred its investigation surrounding Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast to Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton for possible criminal prosecution. Rep. Mia Love, (R-Utah) outlined the development, among others, on the House floor on Thursday as she discussed information uncovered by the Select Panel on Infant Lives. “There is so much […]

Former U.K. Cabinet Member Says Sunday School Inspections Show Govt Sees Religion as ‘Problem’

Former U.K. Cabinet Member Says Sunday School Inspections Show Govt Sees Religion as ‘Problem’

U.K. (Christian Institute) — Proposals for Ofsted to inspect Sunday Schools illustrate that government ministers see religious faith as “a problem,” a former Cabinet minister has said. Labour MP Stephen Timms, a former chief secretary to the Treasury, made the comments while speaking at the release of a new report about faith-based charities. The government […]

Federal Court Dismisses Effort to Have ‘In God We Trust’ Removed From U.S. Currency

Federal Court Dismisses Effort to Have ‘In God We Trust’ Removed From U.S. Currency

AKRON, Ohio — A federal court has again dismissed an atheist’s effort to have the phrase “In God We Trust” removed from U.S. currency. “Plaintiffs cannot demonstrate that the use of the motto on currency substantially burdens their religious exercise,” Judge Benita Pearson, appointed to the bench by Barack Obama, ruled on Wednesday. “No reasonable viewer […]

Football Coaches at Pennsylvania School Told to Stop Praying With Players Following Complaint

Football Coaches at Pennsylvania School Told to Stop Praying With Players Following Complaint

DANVILLE, Pa. — Football coaches at a school in north central Pennsylvania have been instructed to stop joining in pre-game prayers with players after a prominent professing atheist group recently contacted the school district to complaint about the practice. According to reports, a resident of Danville contacted the Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) to advise […]

Texas Finalizes Rule Requiring Burial or Cremation of Aborted Babies Instead of Landfill Disposal

Texas Finalizes Rule Requiring Burial or Cremation of Aborted Babies Instead of Landfill Disposal

AUSTIN, Texas — Health officials in Texas have announced that they will move forward with implementing a rule requiring the burial or cremation of aborted babies instead of the current allowance under the law to dispose of the dead children as medical waste. According to the Texas Tribune, the rule was finalized on Monday and […]

Ohio Revokes License of One of State’s Last Few Abortion Facilities

Ohio Revokes License of One of State’s Last Few Abortion Facilities

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Dayton Daily News) — Ohio has revoked the operating license of one of the state’s few remaining abortion clinics on the grounds that it failed to obtain a required transfer agreement with a nearby hospital for emergencies. Women’s Med Center of Dayton has 15 days to appeal the order, which was signed Wednesday […]

American Missionary to Nicaragua Pleads Guilty to Helping Ex-Lesbian Who Fled Country With Daughter

American Missionary to Nicaragua Pleads Guilty to Helping Ex-Lesbian Who Fled Country With Daughter

BUFFALO, N.Y. — An American missionary to Nicaragua entered a guilty plea on Wednesday to a charge of conspiracy in international parental kidnapping for helping an ex-lesbian flee the U.S. with her child seven years ago. “Timo Miller is a good man,” his defense attorney, Jeffrey Conrad of Pennsylvania told the Buffalo News. “He made a […]

North Carolina Man Pleads Guilty to Plotting Terror Attacks Against Americans

North Carolina Man Pleads Guilty to Plotting Terror Attacks Against Americans

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — A North Carolina man plead guilty to a count of “attempting to commit an act of terrorism transcending national boundaries” in court on Tuesday and now faces a maximum sentence of life in prison. “Justin Sullivan planned to kill hundreds of innocent people,” said FBI Special Agent in Charge John Strong in a […]

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