Senator Introduces Resolution to Support Designation of Feb. 12 as ‘Darwin Day’

Senator Introduces Resolution to Support Designation of Feb. 12 as ‘Darwin Day’

WASHINGTON — A U.S. Senator from Connecticut has introduced a resolution that would express Congressional support for the designation of Feb. 12 as “Darwin Day.” Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal introduced Senate Resolution 337 on Dec. 17, which was referred to the Congressional Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation for consideration. “Charles Darwin developed the theory of […]

Liberty University Alumni ‘Disappointed’ Trump Invited to Speak: He Only ‘Claims to Be Christian’

Liberty University Alumni ‘Disappointed’ Trump Invited to Speak: He Only ‘Claims to Be Christian’

LYNCHBURG, Va. — A three-time alumni of Liberty University, which is stated to be the world’s largest Christian educational institution, is expressing his disappointment that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump was invited to speak at an upcoming convocation service. On Jan. 4, Liberty announced Trump’s upcoming appearance, and later provided guidelines for attendance as the […]

Atheist Continues Effort to Have ‘In God We Trust’ Removed from U.S. Currency

Atheist Continues Effort to Have ‘In God We Trust’ Removed from U.S. Currency

AKRON, Ohio — A prominent professing atheist has filed another lawsuit in his effort to have the motto “In God We Trust” removed from U.S. currency. As previously reported, atheist Michael Newdow, who has filed numerous suits challenging the mixture of God and government, first submitted a complaint in the Southern District of New York in March 2013, asserting […]

‘A Trend Toward Openness’: Dating Site Adds Feature for Users to Hook Up With Multiple Partners

‘A Trend Toward Openness’: Dating Site Adds Feature for Users to Hook Up With Multiple Partners

NEW YORK – An online dating website has added a new feature for polyamorous relationships, allowing users who are already married or in relationships to search for additional partners. OkCupid is a free matchmaking website that finds dates for users based on surveys and algorithms. The site is visited by millions of people each year, […]

South Carolina Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Interpose Against Supreme Court Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ Ruling

South Carolina Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Interpose Against Supreme Court Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ Ruling

COLUMBIA, South Carolina — Two Republican lawmakers in South Carolina have introduced a bill that would interpose against June’s same-sex “marriage” ruling and defend the state’s constitutional amendment defining marriage as being the union of one man and one woman. Rep. Bill Chumley, R-Woodruff, and Rep. Mike Burns, R-Taylors, recently filed Bill 4513 in the […]

Hundreds Injured as Filipino Crowd Throngs ‘Healing’ Idol Being Marched Through Streets

Hundreds Injured as Filipino Crowd Throngs ‘Healing’ Idol Being Marched Through Streets

MANILA, Philippines — Two people are dead and hundreds were injured on Saturday as massive throngs sought to press up against a centuries-old statue of Christ that was marched through the streets of Manila as part of an annual Roman Catholic celebration called the Feast of the Black Nazarene. Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno estimates that 1.4 […]

ISIS Claims Responsibility for Murder of Bangladeshi Man Who Reportedly Converted to Christianity

ISIS Claims Responsibility for Murder of Bangladeshi Man Who Reportedly Converted to Christianity

JHENAIDAH, Bangladesh — The barbaric Islamic group ISIS, also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, has claimed responsibility for the murder of a Bangledishi man who reportedly converted to Christianity from Islam. “Soldiers of the caliphate were able to eliminate the apostate, named ‘Samir al-Din’, by stabbing him with a knife,” the SITE Intelligence […]

‘Pope Francis’ Calls for Collaboration With World’s Religions, Those Who ‘Meet God in Different Ways’

‘Pope Francis’ Calls for Collaboration With World’s Religions, Those Who ‘Meet God in Different Ways’

ROME — In his first-ever video declaring his “prayer intentions,” the Roman Catholic leader Jorge Bergoglio, also known as Pope Francis, called for dialogue and collaboration among those of the various world religions on Tuesday, asserting that they are simply “seeking or meeting God in different ways.” “Most of the planet’s inhabitants declare themselves believers,” he […]

Texas Governor Calls for Constitutional Convention to Give Power Back to States

Texas Governor Calls for Constitutional Convention to Give Power Back to States

AUSTIN, Texas — The governor of Texas has proposed a Constitutional Convention of States that would amend the U.S. Constitution in an effort to take back states’ rights and override federal decisions with a majority vote. In an address on Friday, Gov. Greg Abbott, introduced what he called “The Texas Plan,” which seeks to strengthen founder’s […]

California, Texas Men Arrested on Charges of Assisting Islamic Terror Groups

California, Texas Men Arrested on Charges of Assisting Islamic Terror Groups

Two men, one in California and one in Texas, were arrested this week on charges of assisting Islamic terror groups and lying to investigators. Aws Mohammed Younis Al-Jayab, 23, of Sacramento and Omar Faraj Saeed Al Hardan, 24, of Houston were both indicted this week after being watched by federal officials. According to the filed complaint, Al-Jayab, […]

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