More beatings for American pastor in Iran

by Michael Carl -- Lawyers defending an American pastor jailed by the Islamic regime in Iran say there have been more beatings and little medical treatment available. Saeed Abedini is locked up more…

Startling ruling in Gosnell abortion trial

by Michael Carl -- PHILADELPHIA – The judge in the abortion murder trial for practitioner Kermit Gosnell has dismissed several of the counts in the case, including one of infanticide more…

Show me the money,
says governor

by Michael Carl -- Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick wants a state income tax increase that would raise the rate from 5.25 to 6.25 percent. But his proposals also include eliminating deductions on more…

Nation's money disaster hits Christian ministry

by Michael Carl -- A satellite television ministry that broadcasts into the Middle East is being forced to restructure its financial operations to prevent its assets from being seized by the government more…

Abortion-clinic worker:
Baby 'swimming' in toilet

by Michael Carl -- (Warning: This article contains graphic details concerning abortions and may disturb some readers.) PHILADELPHIA - Testimony by a former worker at Kermit Gosnell's abortion business in Philadelphia hasn't more…

'I saw their chests were moving up and down'

by Michael Carl -- (Warning: This article contains graphic details concerning abortions and may disturb some readers.) PHILADELPHIA – They were breathing, because their chests were moving up and down, until an more…

7 dead newborns 'no ordinary crime'

by Michael Carl -- (Warning: This article contains graphic details concerning abortions and may disturb some readers.) PHILADELPHIA – This is not some late night horror show in which blood gushes in more…

Activist: Mosque has torture chamber

by Michael Carl -- An attorney and human rights activist in Egypt says a mosque in Cairo has installed a torture chamber, and it is being used to terrorize Christians and others more…

North Korea's Christians: Please pray

by Michael Carl -- Christian human rights group Open Doors USA says the ongoing threat of war is prompting North Korea's besieged Christian community to ask for the world's prayers. Recent intelligence more…