Late-term abortion biz in California shuts down

by -- The late-term abortion business in southern California founded by the abortion practitioner who invented the partial-birth abortion procedure has closed down for good. The California Catholic newspaper first more…

Obama pastor offers sanctuary for rioters

by Aaron Klein -- Jim Wallis A recent member of President Obama's controversial faith council has offered his parish as sanctuary to Occupy protesters and has called on churches nationwide to similarly more…

Iowa: Gingrich 32%, Romney 19%, Cain 13%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich has already picked up steam among Republican primary voters nationwide, and now he jumps to the front of the GOP pack among caucus-goers more…

Benetton ads show world leaders kissing

by -- The Vatican says it will take legal action against the Benetton clothing company to prevent the publication of an ad featuring a fake photo montage of Pope Benedict more…

Report: Teen birth rate hits historic low

by -- The birth rate for U.S. teens tumbled again in 2010, reaching a new historic low and stretching across all age and ethnic groups, the federal government said Thursday. more…

Chu: No politics involved on Solyndra deal

by -- Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu denied playing politics in his handling of a failed half billion dollar loan to solar panel maker Solyndra LLC, days after newly more…

California subpoenas Fannie, Freddie

by -- Investigators with the California attorney general's office have subpoenaed information from mortgage titans Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac as part of a wide-ranging inquiry into lending and foreclosure more…