U.S., Cuba play unique roles in abolishing slavery

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1698065" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Slaves on sugar cane plantation in Caribbean[/caption] Slavery in Cuba began earlier and lasted longer than most anywhere in the Americas. Nearly all ancient more…

11-year-old's stunning question about Holocaust

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Yad Vashem is the memorial the Jewish people established in 1953 as the world's center for documenting, researching and remembering the deaths of millions during World War II. more…

Copenhagen's day of terror ends – 3 dead

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_1697995" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bullet holes in window of Copenhagen's Krudttoenden Cafe[/caption] Copenhagen police say they killed a man early Sunday who opened fire on them close to more…

Franklin Graham weighs in on Alabama marriages

by Bob Unruh -- Christian evangelist Franklin Graham, who heads both the relief and development group Samaritan's Purse and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, has weighed in on the dispute in Alabama more…