Pushback: Peaceful Muslims called 'irrelevant'

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1829845" align="aligncenter" width="630"] ACT! For America founder Brigitte Gabriel[/caption] Saba Ahmed, a Muslim-American law student at American University in Washington, D.C., told an auditorium full of Americans more…

Freed slaves risked lives to preach

by Bill Federer -- Who were the first African-American missionaries sent out from the United States? George Lisle, the first ordained African-American, went in 1782 to Jamaica with other freed slaves to more…

Students return to find teacher now a woman

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOSANGELES.CBSLOCAL) — Students at Chino High School returned to school this week to find that their chemistry teacher looked very different and had a new name: Amanda Swager. more…

Early patriots used faith to justify abolition

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1824785" align="aligncenter" width="600"] John Jay[/caption] John Jay helped draft New York's first constitution, proposing it abolish slavery, as he wrote to Robert Livingston and Gouverneur Morris, April more…

Homeschoolers invent way to teach braille

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORSYTHNEWS) — FORSYTH COUNTY — It’s so simple, they said. A redesigned songbook with tiny, raised dots in patterns of the alphabet in braille. It’s as easy as more…

Boeing patents 'Star Wars' force fields

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNET) — A new patent granted to aircraft, defense and security company Boeing is taking its cues from science fiction. Just like the glowing energy shields seen protecting more…

Baseball player booted for 'slut' remark

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY) — A former Methacton High School star was booted from his college baseball team over an offensive tweet he sent about Little League World Series star Mo'ne more…

'A just God who presides over destinies of nations'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1818325" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Patrick Henry[/caption] The Declaration of Independence indicted King George III because: "He has obstructed the administration of justice." "He has made judges dependent on more…

The dark side of iPads coming to light

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An alarming trend is coming to light as psychologists and counselors see more and more young people addicted to the Internet and portable electronic devices. The "floodgates of more…