White House snubs moderate Muslims in favor of CAIR

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Ignoring members of a Muslim-reform movement, the White House invited an executive of the Council on American-Islamic Relations to a little-noticed meeting, even though CAIR has more…

Obama to release 17 more Gitmo detainees

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_412867" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Guantanamo Bay, Cuba[/caption] President Obama, acting on a long-running promise he made to voters during both his campaigns, is set to release another 17 more…

Commercial flights between Cuba, U.S. to resume

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) MIAMI - U.S. and Cuban officials reached an understanding late Wednesday to restore commercial flights between the two countries, according to the Associated Press. The announcement more…

Church goes 'Star Wars' to show Christmas story

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2749885" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A church in Germany is using Star Wars to make the case for the Bible story of salvation. (Credit: StarWars.com)[/caption] A church in Germany more…

Ultimate hypocrisy: Assad's Christmas tree

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_2746395" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Christian refugees in Iraqi Kurdistan; from ekurd.net[/caption] Embattled Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has a Christmas tree in his condo. At least he did through more…