Obama signs funding bill to avert shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) President Obama signed a stopgap spending bill Wednesday to avert a government shutdown, the White House said. "With today's bipartisan vote, Congress has taken a step more…

Carson: Blacks 'manipulated' by media, politics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says traditional politicians have long maneuvered African-American voters for their own ends. “I think American blacks over the course of next more…

Trump vows to boot Syrian refugees from U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump says if he takes the White House, he will send back Syrian refugees coming to the U.S. “I’m putting the people more…

Palestinian flag flies over U.N. as hurricane brews in Atlantic

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2483345" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Palestinian flag is raised at U.N. headquarters on Sept. 30 (Photo: Twitter/Occupy Wall Street)[/caption] Wednesday's announcement by Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas that the more…

Congressman: Why won't Obama call ISIS massacres 'genocide'?

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2479695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Islamic State (Photo: PBS screenshot)[/caption] ISIS' brutality continues to intensify, the future of Christianity in the Middle East is at stake, and the refugee more…