U.S.: Syria stonewalling on chemical-arms plants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Syria is stonewalling members of the global chemical weapons watchdog and refusing to seriously negotiate on the destruction of its facilities used to produce poison gas, the more…

Obama: West won't let Kremlin carve up Ukraine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) President Barack Obama ordered the West's first sanctions in response to Russia's military takeover of Crimea on Thursday, declaring his determination not to let the Kremlin more…

'Noah' movie gets fatwa in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) A big-budget biblical epic has run into big problems in Egypt. The Darren Aronofsky-produced “Noah,” with its depiction of the divinely inspired deluge and the more…

Midwife fired for refusing to do abortions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A fight is heating up in Sweden after a hospital fired a qualified midwife and other employers refused to hire her because she won't do abortions. The case more…

God comes back to the Capitol

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="608" caption="The first prayer for the Second Continental Congress, Philadelphia, September 7, 1774"][/caption] WASHINGTON – Many Americans may know that President Thomas Jefferson coined the more…

Jonathan Pollard undergoes emergency surgery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Jerusalem Post) Israeli agent Jonathan Pollard was hospitalized on Wednesday after a deterioration of his medical condition, and underwent surgery that was apparently related to his intestines, sources more…

Exclusive: Cruz talks 'social issues' with WND

by Garth Kant -- NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. –  Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, got the "Beatlemania" treatment by the media today at CPAC, the annual gathering of conservatives in Washington. After giving a more…