Egypt closes 27,000 places of worship

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Monitor) An Egyptian administrative court on Feb. 18 upheld the Ministry of Religious Endowments' decision issued in September 2013 to close down neighborhood places of worship of less more…

U.S. ambassador hospitalized after attack

by Cheryl Chumley -- Mark Lippert, the U.S. ambassador to South Korea, was attacked by a man Thursday morning when he stuck out his arm for a handshake and in return, received more…

Will Obamacare flatline? All sides on edge

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1761295" align="aligncenter" width="600"] U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts[/caption] WASHINGTON – After the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday on a case filed against the federal more…

Sudden change at Jesus' 'Place of the Skull'

by Jay Baggett -- [caption id="attachment_1760395" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Gordon's Calvary before erosion damaged "nose" of the "skull" (courtesy BiblePlaces.com)[/caption] The Jerusalem site many Christians believe is "the Place of the Skull" where more…