Prayer vigils mark milestone for jailed pastor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- As Iranian-born American pastor Saeed Abedini prepares to mark one year in Iran's notorious Evin Prison for his Christian beliefs and activities, his wife, Naghmeh, is praying that more…

Muslims: We want schools closed on our holidays

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Muslims in Montgomery County, Md., are petitioning local school officials to add two Islamic holidays that vary from year to year to the school calendar, and if needed, more…

Lawmaker to Obama: 'You're not a dictator'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9mYzVtZTpz8t4on5T80PuRztEajQQI8Y" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Congressional Republicans should absolutely fight to defund Obamacare in a fight over funding the federal government and President Obama has no right to demand a more…

Texan AG calls for 'warriors' for freedom

by John Griffing -- Only weeks after Texas attorney general candidate Barry Smitherman declared Texas should be prepared to go it alone if the U.S. economy collapses, the current occupant of the more…

Feds praise 'Islam's work for women's rights'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="czOTdyZTrFPj4c9JxpoCqcJFFDBM1asw" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Want to see your tax dollars promoting Islam and giving Muslims at an Islamic school in New York an opportunity to complain that other people more…

Deadly brain amoeba infects U.S. tap water

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) A deadly brain amoeba that's killed two boys this year has been found in a U.S. drinking water supply system for the first time, officials said more…

New info on missing DA in Sandusky case

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Altoona Mirror) Investigators, including the FBI, are looking into a claim that missing former Centre County District Attorney Ray Gricar was murdered by a former Hells Angel, according more…

Man, 86, on trial for fatally shooting wife

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTVZ-TV) Thursday's second day of testimony in the murder trial of an 86-year-old La Pine-area man who shot and killed his wife featured a dramatic recorded interview with more…

Girl called N-word in slavery re-enactment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!News) A junior high field trip for learning about America's past deteriorated into an over-the-top re-enactment of the Underground Railroad, complete with at least one participant shouting the more…