UK Council Candidate Suspended After Calling for Mandatory Abortion of Disabled Children

UK Council Candidate Suspended After Calling for Mandatory Abortion of Disabled Children

A council candidate in the United Kingdom has been suspended after recommending that the National Health Service consider mandating mothers to abort their disabled children. Geoffrey Clark, a professing Christian, had been running for Kent County Council. However, Clark stirred up a firestorm recently when he made the recommendation as a means to decrease national […]

Federal Judge: Oklahoma Health Department May End WIC Contracts with Planned Parenthood

Federal Judge: Oklahoma Health Department May End WIC Contracts with Planned Parenthood

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma — A federal judge has ruled against Planned Parenthood in its pursuit of an emergency injunction against the state of Oklahoma for its decision to end its WIC contracts with the organization. U.S. District Court Judge Stephen Friot handed down his opinion Monday, noting that while the state’s reasons for ending the contract […]

Church-State Separation Group Demands End to Prayers at West Point Military Academy

Church-State Separation Group Demands End to Prayers at West Point Military Academy

West Point, New York — A Washington-based group that works to separate God from government is demanding that a prominent military academy end all prayers that are traditionally held during official school events. Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, led by Barry Lynn, an attorney and licensed “minister” in the United Church […]

Non-Profit Organizations Feeding Impoverished Children Serving Up Six-Figure Salaries to CEOs

Non-Profit Organizations Feeding Impoverished Children Serving Up Six-Figure Salaries to CEOs

As many are reviewing their year-end charitable giving as 2012 comes to a close, reports indicate that a number of non-profit organizations that seek to provide assistance to impoverished, orphaned and destitute children often reserve a significant percentage of the donations received for the salaries of their CEO’s and other top executives. In an article […]

Hobby Lobby Loses Appeal to Block Obamacare’s Abortion Pill Mandate

Hobby Lobby Loses Appeal to Block Obamacare’s Abortion Pill Mandate

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma — The Christian-owned craft chain Hobby Lobby lost its appeal in federal court this week, leaving in place the mandate that it provide abortion pill coverage to its over 13,000 employees under Obamacare. As previously reported, Oklahoma U.S. District Judge Joe Heaton, appointed by George W. Bush, ruled against the company last […]

Federal Appeals Court Blocks California’s Ban on Conversion Therapy for Youth Struggling With Homosexuality

Federal Appeals Court Blocks California’s Ban on Conversion Therapy for Youth Struggling With Homosexuality

A federal appeals court has temporarily blocked a California law from going into effect that would have banned counselors and therapists from providing conversion therapy to youth that struggle with homosexuality. The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals handed down an emergency restraining order on Friday against SB112, a law that was signed this past fall […]

Truth or Tradition? Christians Who Don’t Celebrate Christmas

Truth or Tradition? Christians Who Don’t Celebrate Christmas

An increasing number of Christians state that they have decided to no longer celebrate Christmas. While they admit that their decision is often severely scorned by friends and family, and is seen as odd to many Christmas enthusiasts, they say that after doing research on its origins, the opposition from Christians throughout history and the general […]

Shooting in Central Pennsylvania Leaves Four Dead, Including Gunman

Last updated: 12-22-12 12:30 a.m. Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania — A shooting in central Pennsylvania has left four dead, including the suspected gunman. Blair County District Attorney Rich Consiglio told reporters that the shooting began Friday morning on a rural road in Hollidaysburg, approximately 75 miles outside of the capital city, and “extended over several miles.” The […]