Petition protests Obama plans
to monitor newsrooms

by Michael Carl -- The American Center for Law and Justice is launching a petition in protest of the Federal Communication Commission's plan to place "monitors" in television and newspaper newsrooms. The more…

NSA antics prompt ally
to turn spies loose on U.S.

by Michael Carl -- The chief of Germany's counter-espionage service says that in direct response to revelations of U.S. spying on Germans by the National Security Agency, German intelligence agents are starting more…

Walgreens: Leave your beliefs at the door

by Michael Carl -- Religious liberty law firm Thomas More Society has filed a federal lawsuit in Tennessee on behalf of former Walgreens pharmacist Philip Hall, alleging Hall was unfairly fired because more…

Who was the mom
who paralyzed D.C. for a day?

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_627653" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Miriam Carey"][/caption] WASHINGTON — Under crystal-clear skies on a warm autumn day, suburban mother Miriam Carey left her home in Stamford, Conn., to drive more…

'Clemency' hinted for American jailed in Iran

by Michael Carl -- Suddenly, there's a glimmer of hope for Saeed Abedini, an American pastor arrested and imprisoned in Iran for being a Christian. American Center for Law and Justice Executive more…

Congressman pleads for Christian pastor's life

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_331431" align="aligncenter" width="650" caption="Saeed Abedini and his family."][/caption] A Texas congressman charges the State Department is mishandling the case of American pastor Saeed Abedini, who is being more…

U.S. 'surrenders' in fight for pastor's freedom

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_331431" align="aligncenter" width="650" caption="Saeed Abedini is seen with his family."][/caption] Advocates for an American pastor imprisoned in Iran over his Christian faith are accusing the U.S. of more…

Triple-homicide 'jihad' linked
to Boston Marathon bomber

by Michael Carl -- [caption id="attachment_494943" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Tamerlan Tsarnaev"][/caption] For two-and-a-half years, authorities have been investigating a triple homicide that took place Sept. 11, 2011, the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 more…