U.S. defense contractor in Chinese-purchase deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The joint acquisition, announced yesterday, of 3Com, the U.S. computer networking group, by Bain Capital, the U.S. private equity firm and China's Huawei Technologies, a telecoms equipment maker, more…

Burma Christian converts face crackdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Burma military government's crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators has raised alarms among world powers in recent days, but that's only one of the head-to-head clashes occurring in the more…

Spokeswoman 'dropped ball' on homosex-fest query

by -NO AUTHOR- -- White House Press Secretary Dana Perino has sidestepped a question about what a Christian organization has called a "viciously obscene and anti-Christian" event being promoted in San Francisco, more…

Study finds CO2 didn't end ice age

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Lowell Stott A new peer-reviewed scientific study counters a major premise of global warming theory, concluding carbon dioxide did not end the last ice age The study, led more…

Methodist group urges divestment from Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Israel Defense Forces bulldozer The United Methodist Church's official lobby office is urging church agencies and members to divest their holdings in Caterpillar Inc. because the company sells more…

Pledge-protesting campus ripped as 'intolerant'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Both the students at Boulder, Colo., High School who are protesting the traditional "Pledge of Allegiance" because of its inclusion of "God," as well as school officials who more…

Pelosi won't condemn 'gay' slur of Last Supper

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Participant in previous Folsom Street Fair, which features public displays of nudity and sexual fetishes Asked to respond to a San Francisco "gay"-festival's promo mocking the Last Supper more…

Abortion clinic with 'bloody carpets' closed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An abortion clinic in Atlantic City, N.J., that was closed by the state Health Department after an inspection revealed blood-stained carpeting and surgical instruments with rust now has more…