Snowden TV message: Privacy still matters

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) In a message broadcast Wednesday on British television, Edward J. Snowden, the former American security contractor, urged an end to mass surveillance, arguing that the more…

Judge orders California teen off life support

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) A California judge has ordered that a 13-year-old Northern California girl is to be taken off life support after being declared brain dead as a result more…

Veterans Affairs bans Christmas cards

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Breitbart) According to the Liberty Institute, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is refusing to allow school children to give Christmas cards to veterans if those cards more…

How your data are being deeply mined

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Review of Books) The recent revelations regarding the NSA's collection of the personal information and the digital activities of millions of people across the world have more…

Jesse Jackson jumps into Duck Dynasty fray

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Good Morning America) Jesse Jackson has decided to weigh in on the inflammatory comments that Phil Robertson made to GQ about gays and African Americans. In an interview more…

Girl's eyeglasses deflect bullet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DigitalJournal) A Seattle teenager may have had her life saved thanks to her glasses deflecting a bullet that was fired in a drive-by shooting. According to USA Today, more…

Palestinians disappointed as Kerry eases up on Israel

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_561469" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry with Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu"][/caption] TEL AVIV – The latest evolution in Secretary of State John Kerry's more…

Send message to A&E: Censorship won't work

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A new campaign has been launched by Faith2Action and Vision America to deliver rubber ducks to the Arts & Entertainment Network demanding "Duck Dynasty" Duck Commander Phil Robertson more…

Gone during 2013, but not forgotten, Part 1

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xwdmMxajrOlAuxWERB0-0s5MjK-Nf1kI" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] This the first of a two-part series on prominent leaders and popular figures lost during 2013, by Greg Corombos of Radio America for WND. Margaret more…