Obama cuts pork from federal prison menu

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2529965" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The federal Bureau of Prisons will no longer serve pork products to roughly 200,000 inmates. (Image: Southern California Public Radio)[/caption] The Obama administration wants more…

Pakistan's own judges blast Islamic blasphemy law

by Bob Unruh -- In a "landmark" decision, a court Muslim-majority Pakistan has refused to affirm that criticizing the nation's Islamic anti-blasphemy law is itself illegal. The decision came just days ago more…

What kind of government 'terrifies evil doers'?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2523655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] King Charles II signing land grant to William Penn[/caption] British Navy Admiral Sir William Penn captured Jamaica from the Spanish in 1655. He established more…

Top U.S. evangelist back from brink of death

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2529125" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Jack and Rexella Van Impe[/caption] He's been in active ministry for 68 years, longer than most of his peers have been alive. He rivals more…

Ahmed the 'clock boy' on celebrity tour in Saudi Arabia

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2527805" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Clock Boy" Ahmed Mohamed, center, and his family tour the Qatar Foundation in Doha, Qatar, Oct. 4, 2015. (Image: Qatar Foundation)[/caption] Texas teenager Ahmed more…

Planned Parenthood stops taking payments for baby body parts

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_2263365" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards[/caption] Planned Parenthood will stop taking reimbursement for baby body parts used for medical research to quell the controversy sparked more…