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Staffed by a group of acclaimed news professionals, CBN News delivers stories to over a million viewers each day without a specific agenda. With its headquarters in Virginia Beach, Va., CBN News has bureaus in Washington D.C., Jerusalem, and elsewhere around the world.

What began as a segment on CBN's flagship program, The 700 Club, in the early 1980s, CBN News has since expanded into a multimedia news organization that offers today’s news headlines and other stories that impact the global Christian community.

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Thursday, March 29, 2012

Healthier Lifestyle Key to Cutting Cancer Risk

Living a healthier lifestyle could cut your risk of cancer in half, scientists say.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Arab League Snubs Iraq at Opening of Summit

Mideast countries are criticizing Iraq as it hosts the Arab League summit Thursday.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Tight on Cash, Gingrich Scales Back Campaign

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is retooling his presidential campaign -- again.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Tunisia: New Constitution Not Based on Sharia

Tunisia's ruling party said Islamic Sharia law will not be enshrined in the country's new constitution.

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Colorado Crews Scramble to Contain Wildfire

Firefighters in Colorado are struggling to control a wildfire that's already destroyed several dozen structures and may have killed two people.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Israel Severs Ties with with UN Human Rights Group

Israel announced Monday it has cut ties with the U.N. Commission on Human Rights.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Open Mic Gaffe Fires Up President's Critics

An open mic incident between Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and President Obama is adding fuel to the fire for the president's critics.

Monday, March 26, 2012

GOP: Obama Wants Top Tax Rate Near 45 Percent

Democrats have attacked Wisconsin Republican Rep. Paul Ryan's budget plan, saying it helps only the rich.

Monday, March 26, 2012

Officials: No Fatalities in 7.1 Chile Earthquake

Chilean official said no deaths or serious damage occurred from a powerful earthquake that struck central Chile on Sunday night.

Saturday, March 24, 2012

Cheney's Transplant Reignites Youth vs. Age Debate

The announcement of Cheney's surgery has reignited the debate about whether youth should be favored over age in transplant surgeries.

Friday, March 23, 2012

Counterterrorism Bureau Issues Travel Warnings

The government's Counterterrorism Bureau issued travel warnings for Israelis planning to go abroad for the Passover holiday.

Friday, March 23, 2012

Israel Rejects UN Plan to Investigate the 'Settlements'

Israel rejected the U.N. Human Rights Council's announcement Thursday to investigate the impact of Jewish communities on Palestinian human rights.

Friday, March 23, 2012

Israel Transfers Diesel Fuel to Gaza

Israel transferred 450,000 liters of diesel fuel to Gaza Friday via the Kerem Shalom Crossing.

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Whitney Houston's Family 'Glad to Have Closure'

Chronic cocaine use contributed to Whitney Houston's drowning death. Though saddened by the news, the family said they were grateful to have "closure."

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Jeb Bush Endorses Romney as GOP Nominee

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush congratulated Mitt Romney on his Illinois victory, saying he was just the kind of leader the nation needs.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Romney, Santorum Pan Government Overreach

Romney and Santorum took aim at President Obama's economic policies, panning what they view as government intrusiveness.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Cashing Out? Sweden Phasing out Physical Currency

Sweden, the first European nation to introduce bank notes, is moving toward a cashless society.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

High Court Shuns Christian College Groups Appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a discrimination case filled by Christian college groups.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

EU Policy Chief: My Remarks 'Grossly Distorted'

E.U. chief Baroness Catherine Ashton said she "did not draw any parallels whatsoever" between Toulouse murders and children in the Gaza Strip.

Monday, March 19, 2012

Israeli Diplomat: Fake Gaza Pic Violates UN Charter

Israeli U.N. Ambassador Ron Proser called on the U.N. to fire Khulood Badawi.

Monday, March 19, 2012

Hebrew University Expands Einstein Archives

The Hebrew University Jerusalem on Monday launched a new, expanded Albert Einstein Archives website.

Monday, March 19, 2012

Gun from Jewish School Shooting Linked to Other Attacks

A lone gunman opened fire near a Jewish school in Toulouse, France, killing three children and one adult.

Friday, March 16, 2012

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams Resigning

Archbishop of Canterbury Dr. Rowan Williams resigned his position on Friday.

Friday, March 16, 2012

Business Owner Suing over Contraception Mandate

A Missouri business owner is suing the Obama administration over the contraception mandate in the president's health care reform law.

Friday, March 16, 2012

Netanyahu: We Don't Need US Approval to Attack Iran

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel does not need an okay from the United States to attack Iran's nuclear weapons facilities.

Friday, March 16, 2012

Tornado Decimates Michigan Homes, Lives Spared

A tornado ripped through a rural southeastern Michigan community Thursday, damaging or demolishing more than 100 homes.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Female Soldier Stabbed on Light Rail

An Arab inflicted multiple stab wounds in the chest and arm of a female soldier traveling on Jerusalem's light rail Thursday and then fled as the train stopped.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Mufti:Arabian Peninsula Churches 'Must Be Destroyed'

Saudi Arabia's highest Islamic authority said no Christian churches should be allowed in the Arabian Peninsula.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Romney Ostracized for Planned Parenthood Remark

Mitt Romney's presidential campaign is under fire for a plan to cut federal funding to Planned Parenthood.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Syria, Turkey Condemn Israeli Strikes in Gaza

Syria's Foreign Ministry issued a statement Tuesday strongly condemning "Israeli aggression against the Palestinian people."

Monday, March 12, 2012

NASA Employee Claims He Was Axed over His Beliefs

A former NASA employee is suing the jet propulsion laboratory, claiming he was laid off for promoting Intelligent Design.

Monday, March 12, 2012

Pope Urges US Bishops to Stand for Sexual Morality

Pope Benedict XVI urged visiting U.S. Catholic bishops to take on America's culture of sexual permissiveness.

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Hamas: 'Retaliation with Power' for Iran Strike

Hamas official Mahmoud al-Zahar said Hamas would unequivocally retaliate against Israel and "whoever [is] helping them."

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Syrian Deputy Minister Defects from Gov't.

Syrian Deputy Oil Minister Abdo Hussameldin defected from the government of President Bashar al-Assad.

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

UN Urges Syria to Allow Aid Workers In

The United Nations is urging the Syrian government to let humanitarian relief workers into the country.

Wednesday, March 07, 2012

Palestinians Disappointed with Obama

Palestinian officials were disappointed with President Obama's "unprecedented support" for Israel at the AIPAC conference earlier this week.

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

Santorum Wins Fuel Questions over Romney's Strength

Republican candidate Mitt Romney edged ahead of former Sen. Rick Santorum for a key win in the swing state of Ohio.

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

Egypt's Gas Pipeline Blown Up Again

Unidentified assailants blew up Egypt's natural gas pipeline Monday evening for the thirteenth time since the fall of former President Hosni Mubarak.

Monday, March 05, 2012

February Saw Significant Rise in Terror Attacks

As CBN News reported earlier, terror attacks against Israelis rose significantly in February.

Monday, March 05, 2012

Sea of Galilee Water Level Up

A major winter storm raised the water level at the Sea of Galilee (the Kinneret) by nearly eight inches.

Sunday, March 04, 2012

Russia's Putin Expected to Retake Presidency

Polls ahead of Sunday's election in Russia predict former president Vladimir Putin will win by as much as 60 percent of the vote.

Friday, March 02, 2012

New State-of-the-Art Bomb Shelters in Tel Aviv

With an estimated 200,000 missiles aimed at Israel, the new bomb shelter in Tel Aviv is setting a standard for the rest of the country.

Thursday, March 01, 2012

Number of US Mosques Double since 9/11

The number of mosques in America increased by 74 percent in the past decade, according to a new study.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Jerusalem Gets Another Chance for Snow

Jerusalemites who missed out on the snow that blanketed northern Israel earlier this month may have another chance this week.

Monday, February 27, 2012

Islamist Parties Continue Winning in Egypt's Elections

The Muslim Brotherhood's Justice and Freedom Party won 58 percent of the seats in the upper parliament, and the al-Nour Party garnered another 25 percent.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Protestors Demand Release of Imprisoned Christians

Protestors in Washington demanded Saudi Arabia release 35 imprisoned Ethiopian Christians who were arrested for praying in a private home.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

IDF, Police Thwart Terror Attack in the South

A joint Israel Defense Forces and Israel Police unit frightened off a terrorist carrying a large explosive device in his satchel.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Muslim Brotherhood: Egypt's Gov't. Failing

One year after the so-called Arab Spring, Egypt may be in for another shakeup.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Hamas: Abbas Can't Be President and PM

Senior Hamas official Khalil al-Hayyah said it is unlawful for Fatah leader Mahmoud Abbas to serve as president and prime minister.

Monday, February 20, 2012

Iranian Warships Dock in Syria

Two Iranian warships docked at the Syrian port of Tartous on Saturday, after Egypt granted them passage through the Suez Canal.

Monday, February 20, 2012

Israeli Police Arrest 18 Arabs on Temple Mount

Israeli police officers took 18 Arabs into custody Sunday for throwing rocks at Christian tourists and Israeli security forces.

Monday, February 20, 2012

Israel: Peace Talks on Hold

Peace negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian Authority are on a hold pattern for now.

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Arab School Bus, Truck Collide, Killing Eight

Seven kindergarten children and a teacher were killed Thursday when a truck hit their school bus head on.

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Attack on Israeli DM Thwarted, US Eyes Hezbollah

Security forces in Singapore thwarted a potential terror attack against Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak by three Iranian nationals.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

TBN Spokesman: Claims of Misused Funds 'A Lie'

A spokesperson for the Trinity Broadcasting Network says claims that ministry directors illegally used charitable assets for their own use is "a bold faced lie."

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Thai Official: Iranians Targeted Israelis

The Iranian nationals involved in Tuesday's bombings in Bangkok were attempting to assassinate Israeli diplomats, one Thai official acknowledged.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Americans Salute Troops with 'Valentine for Vets'

The next generation is showing its big heart this Valentine's Day by working to make sure America's veterans know they are loved and appreciated.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Washington Seventh State to Legalize Gay Marriage

Gov. Chris Gregoire signed the measure into law Monday, making it the seventh state in the nation to legalize gay marriage.

Monday, February 13, 2012

Terrorists Target Israeli Diplomats in India, Georgia

Terrorists targeted diplomats near the Israeli embassies in New Delhi, India, and Tbilisi, Georgia, on Monday.

Sunday, February 12, 2012

TBN Directors Accused of Illegally Using 'Charitable Assets'

The granddaughter of Trinity Broadcasting Network founders Paul and Jan Crouch claims directors for the company illegally used more than $50 million of "charitable assets."

Friday, February 10, 2012

Hamas Divided over Unity Deal

The much-touted Palestinian unity deal announced last Monday from Qatar has exposed divisions in Hamas.

Wednesday, February 08, 2012

Syrian Carnage Continues Unabated

For the fifth successive day, government troops continued the onslaught in the central Syrian city of Homs Wednesday.

Wednesday, February 08, 2012

Strike Grounds 4,000 Travelers at Ben Gurion

Thousands of travelers were stranded for six hours on Wednesday as staff at Ben Gurion International Airport outside Tel Aviv went on strike.

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Archaeologists Discover Jonah-Era Wall

Israel Antiquities Authority archaeologists uncovered foundation walls dating to the late 8th and early 7th centuries BC, when the prophet Jonah lived.

Monday, February 06, 2012

Obscene Gesture Continues Super Bowl Slip Ups

The NFL and television network NBC are pointing the finger at each other over an obscene gesture made during Sunday night's Super Bowl half time show.

Monday, February 06, 2012

IDF Appoints New Air Force Commander

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak approved the appointment of Maj.-Gen. Amir Eshel as the new air force commander.

Friday, February 03, 2012

IAF Strikes Terror Sites after Rocket Fire

IAF pilots scored direct hits on two weapons depots, a weapons manufacturing plant and three smuggling tunnels in Gaza Thursday night.

Friday, February 03, 2012

Hamas Blames Fatah for Cancelling Cairo Mtg

Hamas blamed Fatah for cancelling Thursday's meeting in Cairo on implementing the unity government.

Thursday, February 02, 2012

US Missionary Couple Martyred in Mexico

An American missionary couple were killed in northern Mexico during an apparent robbery, outside of Monterrey.

Thursday, February 02, 2012

Indiana Now 23rd Right-to-Work State

Indiana has become the nation's latest "right-to-work" state, as the state Senate passed the measure, 28-22.

Thursday, February 02, 2012

White House Plans to End Combat Role in Afghanistan

The White House plans to end combat in Afghanistan in 2013, switching focus for U.S. forces on training and supporting Afghan forces.

Thursday, February 02, 2012

Gaza Arabs Attack UN Convoy

Palestinians pelted the convoy of U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon with rocks, shoes and sticks as it entered the Gaza Strip Thursday.

Thursday, February 02, 2012

IDF Intel Chief: 200,000 Missiles Aimed at Israel

Israel Defense Forces Intelligence chief Maj.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi said more than 200,000 missiles are aimed at every part of the Jewish state.

Wednesday, February 01, 2012

PA to Consult with Arab League Again

The Palestinian Authority said they will consult with the Arab League on alternative ways to establish a state.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Iranian Commander: US Wouldn't 'Dare' Attack Iran

Iranian Army Ground Force Commander Brig.-Gen. Ahmad Reza Pourdasta said the U.S. and its allies are "fearful" of Iranian forces.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Hamas Chief Off to Iran, Gulf States

Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh left the Gaza Strip Monday with four associates to visit Iran, Qatar, Kuwait and Bahrain.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

US Embassy in Cairo Shelters Americans

Several Americans fearing arrest and/or physical harm from Egyptian authorities took refuge in the U.S. Embassy in Cairo Monday.

Monday, January 30, 2012

P.A. TV Glorifies Fogel Family's Murderers

Palestinian Authority state-run television paid tribute to the men serving five consecutive life sentences for murdering five members of the Jewish family.

Sunday, January 29, 2012

Heron TP Drone Crashes during Test Flight

Israel Air Force officials are investigating the crash of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) on Sunday.

Saturday, January 28, 2012

Syrian Troops Battle Protesters in Damascus

Syrian troops continued to battle anti-government protesters on the outskirts of Damascus Sunday.

Friday, January 27, 2012

Survey: 80 Percent of Israelis Believe in God

Results of a survey released Thursday showed that 80 percent of Israeli Jews have a fundamental belief in God.

Friday, January 27, 2012

UN Marks Int'l. Holocaust Remembrance Day

The UN marks its seventh International Holocaust Remembrance Day Friday with a ceremony in New York and in other countries worldwide.

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Report: Iran Won't Complete Bomb in 2012

While Iran may not produce a nuclear weapon in 2012, once the decision is made, it won't take long.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

PLO Ends Talks with Israel

The fifth meeting between Israeli and Palestinian negotiators will be the last, the PA's official Ma'an news agency reported on Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

'Text4baby' Program Gives Tips for New Moms

Pregnancy can be a scary proposition for women, especially for first-time mothers.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Egyptians Celebrate First Anniversary of Uprising

Thousands gathered in Cairo's Tahrir Square Wednesday to mark the first anniversary of the uprising in Egypt.

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Republican Response to the State of the Union

Read and watch Gov. Mitch Daniels' Republican Address to the Nation, in response to President Obama's State of the Union address.

Friday, January 20, 2012

Copter Crash Kills Six Marines in Afghanistan

Six U.S. Marines died when their helicopter went down in southern Afghanistan's Helmand province around midnight local time on Thursday.

Thursday, January 19, 2012

IDF: Syria Arming, Training Hezbollah Operatives

The Israel Defense Force believes Syria has opened much of its weapons cache to Hezbollah.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Obama Rejects Canada-Texas Oil Pipeline

President Barack Obama on Wednesday rejected plans for the Canada-Texas oil pipeline.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Netanyahu Leaves for Amsterdam and the Hague

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu left for a working visit to the Netherlands Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Palestinian Authority's Grand Mufti: 'Kill the Jews'

Palestinian Authority Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Muhammad Ahmad Hussein called on Muslims to kill Jews, saying it's their destiny to do so.

Monday, January 16, 2012

IDF Court Sentences Second Fogel Family Murderer

An Israeli military court sentenced Amjad Awad, 19, to five life sentences plus seven years for the murder of five members of the Fogel family last March.

Monday, January 16, 2012

Arab Hackers Infiltrate Israeli Stock Exchange

A Saudi hacker, bolstered by a team of pro-Palestinian hackers, compromised the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange and El Al websites over the weekend.

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Obama Campaign Rakes in $68M in Fourth Quarter

Obama campaign manager Jim Messina told supporters in a Web video Thursday that the president's campaign was off to a "pretty good start."

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Ancient 'Kosher' Bread Stamp Discovered Near Akko

Israel Antiquities Authority archaeologists uncovered a small ceramic bread stamp near the northern coastal city of Akko.

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

High Court Weighs Regulating TV Profanity

The Supreme Court will consider Tuesday whether the FCC should continue to regulate coarse content on radio and TV.

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Playoff Ad Continues John 3:16 Interest

America's curiosity about quarterback Tim Tebow's faith led "John 3:16" to become the most searched term of the day on Google recently.

Monday, January 09, 2012

Eurozone Leaders: Growth Priority in Debt Crisis

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicolas Sarkozy are meeting in Berlin Monday to address the growing debt crisis in the eurozone.

Monday, January 09, 2012

ACLJ Files Brief to Strike Down 'Obamacare'

The American Center for Law and Justice is urging the court to strike down Obamacare, arguing that mandating Americans to buy health care insurance is unlawful.

Monday, January 09, 2012

Iran Sentences American to Death for 'Spying'

An Iranian court has sentenced an American man to death, fueling tension between the United States and Iran.

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Oops! New York Times Discount Deal a Mistake

The New York Times accidentally sent out a discount email to more than 8 million people.

Thursday, December 29, 2011

US Releases Funds to Palestinian Authority

Lawmakers in Washington have unfrozen $40 million in aid to the Palestinian Authority.

Thursday, December 29, 2011

US Warns Iran Against Closing Oil Passage

The U.S. has warned Iran it will not tolerate the Islamic Republic's threat to shut down the Strait of Hormuz, blocking a good portion of the world's oil supply.

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Nursing Moms Protest Target Stores

Breastfeeding mothers staged a nationwide protest Wednesday at several Target stores across the country.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Will Republicans Pick Up Sen. Nelson's Seat?

Democratic Sen. Ben Nelson is stepping down after nearly two decades.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Iran Threatens Less Oil If More Sanctions Imposed

Iranian officials say more sanctions will result in less oil, even as Western leaders consider tougher sanctions against the country.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Strong Winds, Heavy Rain Strike S. Carolina

High winds and rain wreaked havoc across South Carolina on Tuesday.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

NYC Getting Ready to Drop New Year's Ball

With New Year's Eve just four days away, workers in Manhattan's Times Square are getting ready for the big ball drop.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Salvation Army Campaign Rings In Donations

One Salvation Army bell ringer in Wisconsin found a lot more than spare change in his kettle at the end of the day.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Sears Closing More than 100 Stores

The Christmas shopping season wasn't good enough for Sears.

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Israel Distributes Christmas Trees Countrywide

Israeli authorities are bringing Christmas cheer to the Holy Land.

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Operation Blessing Spreading Christmas Cheer

OB partnered with the Salvation Army's Christmas Depot and the U.S. Marines Toys for Tots to spread Christian cheer in Hampton Roads.

Thursday, December 22, 2011

US, Israel: Condemning Israel Won't Help Talks

The U.S. and Israel said condemning Israel for building in Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria would not help re-start the peace process.

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Wintery Weather Causing Holiday Headaches

Holiday travelers are facing a multitude of weather challenges Thursday, with officials posting winter warnings or advisories in seven states.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Jobless Rate Drops in 43 States

Unemployment rates fell in 43 states last month -- the biggest nationwide drop in eight years.

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Riot Police, Protesters Clash in Egypt's Tahrir Square

Violent clashes between Egyptian forces and anti-government protesters continued Tuesday in Cairo's Tahrir Square.

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Serious Violations Found at 'Head Start' Centers

Government-funded childcare programs have violated serious safety rules, according to a report released Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Christian Population Declining in Europe

A new study by the Pew Research Center shows Christianity on the decline in Europe.

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Iran Delays Death Sentence for Christian Pastor

A 'non-decision' from an Iranian cleric on the fate of jailed Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani has delayed his possible execution.

Monday, December 19, 2011

'Purpose Driven Diet' Sheds Thousands of Pounds

California's Saddleback Church, led by Pastor Rick Warren, has lost 250,000 pounds following the "Daniel Plan," based on the first chapter of the book of Daniel.

Monday, December 19, 2011

Gingrich Says He Would Work to 'Stop Activist Judges'

The GOP frontrunner said he would put an end to the "steady encroachment of secularism through the courts to redefine America as a nonreligious country."

Friday, December 16, 2011

Christmas with Actress Nancy Stafford

This time of year is special to Stafford. She has a Christmas tradition of decorating the tree with ornaments that her mom made.

Friday, December 16, 2011

Israel High Court OK's Prisoner Release

Three Israeli Supreme Court judges have refused to block the release of 550 Palestinian prisoners, part of a prisoner-swap agreement with the terrorist group Hamas.

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Judge Tosses Lawsuit against Ariz. Day of Prayer

A lawsuit challenging Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's proclamations of a state day of prayer has been dismissed by a federal judge.

Monday, December 12, 2011

Israel Closes Temple Mount Gate; Arabs Protest

Israeli officials have closed the Mugrabi Gate, which is the only non-Muslim entrance to Jerusalem's Temple Mount, over safety concerns.

Thursday, December 08, 2011

US-Israeli Cooperation on Iran 'Extraordinarily Close'

America's top diplomat in Israel said cooperation between Israel and the U.S. on Iran is 'extraordinarily close.'

Thursday, December 08, 2011

Israel Targets Terrorists on Israel-Egypt Border

The Israel Air Force targeted terrorists in the Gaza Strip on Thursday.

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Billy Graham's Sister Confident He Will Recover

Rev. Billy Graham was admitted to the hospital in North Carolina Wednesday, with a possible case of pneumonia.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Speculation Continues on Cause of Iran Blast

Reports of an explosion near a key nuclear facility close to Tehran has Western leaders speculating on what the blast could mean.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

City Drops Charges in Home Bible Study Case

A Christian couple in southern California will be able to resume their home Bible studies without penalty and constant regulation.

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Rockets Fired from Lebanon Hit Western Galilee

The IDF fired artillery shells at a Lebanese launch site in response to Katyusha rockets fired on northern Israel.

Monday, November 28, 2011

Terrorists Blow Up Sinai Pipeline Again

For the ninth time this year, terrorists blew up the Egyptian pipeline that transports gas to Jordan and Israel.

Saturday, November 26, 2011

US, Pakistan Relationship on Shaky Ground

Tension is growing between the United States and Pakistan following a weekend assault by NATO that killed at least 24 Pakistani soldiers.

Monday, November 21, 2011

US, UK, Canada Coordinate Iranian Sanctions

New, coordinated sanctions by the US, UK and Canada targeting Iran's nuclear, financial and energy sectors will be announced Monday.

Friday, November 18, 2011

Secretary Clinton Plans Historic Trip to Myanmar

The U.S. and Myanmar are set to begin historic talks next month when Secretary of State Hillary Clinton travels to the country.

Friday, November 18, 2011

White House Shooter Claims Obama Is the 'Antichrist'

Bizarre details are emerging about the man charged with attempting to assassinate the president.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Jerusalem Dateline: Nuclear Iran only Months Away

This week, disturbing new evidence shows that Iran is only months away from having nuclear weapons. What this means for Israel and the world?

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Iran to Help Turkey with Nuclear Aspirations

Iran offered to share its nuclear expertise with neighboring Arab countries, Reuters reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Poll Shows Four-Way Tie among GOP Contenders

A new Bloomberg News poll out of Iowa shows a four-way tie among the Republican presidential candidates.

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

US Expands Military Presence in Australia

As China grows its military, the United States is expanding its military presence in Australia in hopes of strengthening security throughout the region.

Monday, November 14, 2011

Israeli Expert: Deadly Iran Base Blast not Sabotage

An Israeli defense expert said exploding ammunition killed 17 Revolutionary Guards at a military base near Tehran Saturday.

Friday, November 11, 2011

Muslims Using Same 'Strategy' in US as Europe?

Muslims are using the same strategy to target America that they used in Europe, one Mideast expert said.

Friday, November 11, 2011

Michael W. Smith Joins 'Holiday Mail for Heroes'

The American Red Cross has a way for you to let US. troops know they're in our thoughts and prayers during the holidays, with its Holiday Mail for Heroes project.

Wednesday, November 09, 2011

Iranians Denounce IAEA Nuke Report

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and other top officials rejected the IAEA's report on its nuclear-arms program.

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

The Brody File Show: It's Political 'Armageddon'

This week on The Brody File - Herman Cain's campaign train wreck, the Rick Perry-Mitt Romney rivalry, and who's up, who's down, and who's at the top of the list.

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Atty Gen. Holder in Hot Seat over 'Fast and Furious'

Attorney General Eric Holder went on the defense today over the Justice Department's handling the operation that followed gun purchasers across the border.

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Mic Check? Obama, Sarkozky 'Fed Up' with Netanyahu

Remarks by French President Sarkozy and President Obama on the sidelines of the G20 summit last week just made the headlines in Israeli media.

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Israel 'Green Revolution' Wins Praise from OECD

OECD Deputy Secretary-General Rintaro Tamaki praised Israeli efforts to improve its environmental protection.

Monday, November 07, 2011

Israel: Server Glitch, Not Virus, Disrupt Websites

Israeli officials said a server malfunction disrupted government websites Sunday, not the Internet hacking group that claimed responsibility.

Monday, November 07, 2011

Israel: Vote for Dead Sea as World Nature Wonder

Israel is urging its citizens and others around the world to continue to vote for the Dead Sea as one of the New7Wonders of Nature.

Monday, November 07, 2011

Israeli Court Limits General Strike to Four Hours

Israel's National Labor Court limited Monday's countrywide general strike to four hours, from 6 to 10 a.m.

Friday, November 04, 2011

Israeli Navy Intercepts 'Freedom Waves' Flotilla

The Israeli Navy intercepted two yachts that set sail from Turkey, Wednesday, with the goal of breaking Israel's naval blockade.

Friday, November 04, 2011

No Changes in Syria Despite Arab League Deal

The Arab League's announcement that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad agreed to end attacks on anti-government protesters vaporized before the "ink dried."

Wednesday, November 02, 2011

Gilad Shalit's Parents Ask Media to Back Off

The parents of released IDF soldier Gilad Shalit appealed to the Israeli media not to make their son a 'prisoner in his own home.'

Monday, October 31, 2011

Obama Admin. to Sell Gunships to Turkey

The Obama administration plans to sell three Super Cobra helicopter gunships to Ankara.

Friday, October 28, 2011

Two Teens Pulled from Turkey's Quake Rubble

Nearly five days after the 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck southeastern Turkey, rescuers pulled a 13-year-old boy from the debris.

Friday, October 28, 2011

Congress: Cut Egypt Aid over Christian Persecution

Members of Congress are urging President Obama to cut off aid to Egypt because of the growing persecution of Christians there.

Friday, October 28, 2011

NC County Wants to Overturn Ban on 'In Jesus Name'

A North Carolina county is asking the Supreme Court to overturn a ruling that bans prayer in Jesus name from its board members.

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Israel, P.A. to Submit Proposals in Three Months

Israel and the Palestinian Authority have agreed to present "comprehensive proposals" addressing territory and security within three months.

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Congressional Prayer Caucus Has 100 Members

Washington may be broken politically, but it also may be on the cusp of a spiritual awakening.

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Weather Hampers Rescue Efforts in Turkey Quake

Weather conditions are only making matters worse for the thousands left homeless in Turkey after a 7.2-magnitude quake hit Turkey four days ago.

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Senate Dems Want to Repeal Defense of Marriage

Senate Democrats are looking to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Hurricane Rina Aiming for Mexico Resort Island

Mexican authorities are evacuating fishing communities on the Yucatan Peninsula as Hurricane Rina bears down on the Caribbean coast.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Egypt Military 'Covering Up' Role in Christian Deaths

A human rights group suspects the Egyptian military of covering up its role in the deaths of the country's Coptic Christians.

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Two Cities See Clashes with 'Occupy' Protesters

Police in Oakland, Calif., and Atlanta clashed with Occupy Wall Street protesters on Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Israeli 'Spy' Traded for 25 Egyptian Prisoners

Israel will free 25 Egyptian prisoners in exchange for Ilan Grapel, who has been imprisoned in Egypt on alleged espionage charges.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

US Ambassador Recalled over Safety Concerns

The State Department recalled Ambassador Robert Ford from Damascus over concerns for his safety.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Vatican: Radical Financial Reform Needed in Europe

The Vatican is weighing in on Europe's massive debt crisis, even as European leaders continue to search for a solution.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Libyan Leaders: Gadhafi Buried Tuesday at Dawn

Moammar Gadhafi, his son, Muatassim, and former Defense Minister Abu Bakr Younis were buried at dawn Tuesday in unmarked graves.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Rescue Crews Scramble to Find Survivors in Turkey

Rescue workers are continuing their desperate search for survivors of Sunday's deadly quake in southeastern Turkey.

Monday, October 24, 2011

Tunisia Elections Shows Strong Islamist Vote

In its first free election in more than 50 years, 90 percent of Tunisia's registered voters cast ballots on Sunday.

Monday, October 24, 2011

Saudi Throne Heir Crown Prince Abdulaziz Dies in US

Crown Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz, the heir to the Saudi throne, died in the U.S. on Sunday.

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Sharia Law Basis for Libya's New Government

Libya's transitional leader says Islamic Sharia law will be the basis for the country's new government.

Friday, October 21, 2011

Christian Evangelist Murdered in Nigeria

Less than three months after the murder of Nigerian pastor David Usman, Islamic extremists have executed another Christian in the country.

Friday, October 21, 2011

Hezbollah Chief Threatens Israel, Again

Hezbollah spiritual leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah warned Friday that Tel Aviv will be the first target in the next war with Israel.

Friday, October 21, 2011

Egypt Arrests Israeli Arab Smuggling Weapons

Egyptian border guards arrested an Israeli Arab attempting to smuggle weapons into Egypt on Thursday.

Friday, October 21, 2011

US: Pakistan Must Crack Down on 'Extremists'

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Pakistan must take stronger measures against Islamic extremists operating from its soil.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

EU Bans Destruction of Embryo Cells for Research

Europe's top court says researchers cannot make scientific patents based on stem cell research techniques that involve killing a human embryo.

Monday, October 17, 2011

Netanyahu Consoles Terror Victims' Families

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the decision on Shalit's release "one of the hardest" he's ever made.

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Israeli Soldier's Father: 'We Are Waiting for Him'

It's been a long week for the family of abducted Israeli solider Gilad Shalit.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Captured Israeli Solder to Be Freed in Prisoner Deal

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sgt. Gilad Shalit, an Israeli soldier held by the terror group since 2006, could be returning home in 'coming days.'

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Egyptian Christians Fast, Pray for Riot Victims

Egypt's Coptic Christians are observing three days of fasting and prayer for victims killed in this weekend's protests.

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

UK Threatens to Cut Aid to Anti-Gay Nations

Britain is threatening to revoke financial aid to poor African countries that don't support gay rights.

Friday, October 07, 2011

Israel on High Alert for Yom Kippur

As the nation readies itself to observe Yom Kippur, Israeli security and rescue services have been placed on high alert.

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Sarah Palin Says She Won't Run for President

Palin's announcement late Wednesday left little doubt that the eventual Republican nominee will come from the current field of contenders.

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Israeli Wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Israeli Prof. Daniel Shechtman received the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his 1982 discovery of quasicrystals.

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood Gears Up for Elections

The Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice Party hopes to win at least 40 percent of the seats when Egypt holds its parliamentary elections.

Monday, October 03, 2011

CBN Celebrates 50 Years of Broadcasting

The Christian Broadcasting Network celebrated its 50th anniversary over the weekend.  Watch some highlights.

Monday, October 03, 2011

Israeli Leaders Condemn Mosque Attack

Israel Police arrested several people Monday morning believed to have taken part in an attack on a mosque in a Bedouin village.

Monday, October 03, 2011

Panetta Warns of Israel's Growing Isolation

U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta arrived in Israel Monday for his first visit since replacing outgoing Secretary Robert Gates six months ago.

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Jerusalem Dateline: Palestinian State vs. Israel's Survival

Palestinian's leader returned home to cheers after making the bid for statehood. It's a sobering time for Israel, which is in a fight for its very survival.

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Zachery Tims Toxicology Report Delayed

The toxicology results for Florida pastor Zachery Tims will not be released on Friday as previously reported.

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Netanyahu: Turkey Leader's Remarks 'Scandalous'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan's remarks at the U.N. "mendacious and scandalous."

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Palestinian Authority Steps Up Israeli Boycott

The P.A. has stepped up its anti-Israel rhetoric since President Mahmoud Abbas gave his speech Friday at the U.N.

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Deadly Typhoon Submerges Manila Neighborhoods

A powerful typhoon that hit the Philippines submerged entire neighborhoods in Manila.

Monday, September 26, 2011

Songwriter, Gospel Singer Jessy Dixon Dies

Singer and songwriter Jessy Dixon, a regular fixture in gospel giant Bill Gaither's popular Homecoming series, has died. He was 73.

Monday, September 26, 2011

Suicide Bomber Wounds Dozens in Indonesia

A suicide bomber blew himself up inside an Indonesian church on Sunday, as hundreds were leaving a worship service.

Monday, September 26, 2011

Saudi King: Women Can Vote in Four Years

Saudi King Abdullah announced Sunday that women will be allowed to vote in local elections, beginning in 2015.

Monday, September 26, 2011

IDF on High Alert at Egyptian Border

Israelis were informed Sunday they would not be allowed to enter Egypt via the Taba border crossing due to concrete terror alerts.

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Netanyahu at UN: 'You Couldn't Make This Thing Up'

Netanyahu didn't receive the same enthusiastic welcome given to the P.A.'s Mahmoud Abbas at the U.N. General Assembly on Friday.

Sunday, September 25, 2011

No Survivors in Nepal Plane Crash

All 19 people aboard a plane attempting to land in Nepal were killed when the aircraft hit a rooftop and broke apart.

Friday, September 23, 2011

Billy Graham Still Relevant Despite Age, Health

Rev. Billy Graham will turn 93 in November. And although the popular evangelist has a few health issues, they haven't stopped him from spreading the gospel.

Friday, September 23, 2011

Robertson Asks Christians to Pray for Israel

CBN Founder Pat Robertson asked Christians around the world to pray for Israel as the United Nations considers the vote on Palestinian statehood.

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Palestinians Launch Mass Protests Ahead of UN Bid

Palestinian Arabs took to the streets Wednesday in support of the U.N. bid for unilateral statehood.

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Turkish FM Shuns Israel's Ayalon at UN

Turkish FM Ahmet Davutoglu walked out of the U.N.'s counter-terrorism conference just before Israeli Deputy FM Danny Ayalon addressed the forum.

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Jerusalem Dateline: Showdown in New York City

This week, the Palestinians take their case for statehood to the United Nations. What are the implications for this? And will America continue to stand with Israel?

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Israel Police Prepare for Reactions at Home

Israel has finished preparations for possible repercussions at home to the P.A.'s bid for unilateral statehood at the U.N. Friday.

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Saudis Provide $200M to P.A. before UN Bid

Saudi Arabia promised to transfer $200 million to the cash-strapped Palestinian Authority before Friday's U.N. statehood bid.

Monday, September 19, 2011

Congressman: P.A. Statehood Bid 'Rejectionism'

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has rejected every scenario that would move the peace process forward, according one U.S. lawmaker.

Friday, September 16, 2011

'The Truth about the Peace Process'

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon explains 'The Truth about the Peace Process.'

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood Issues Ultimatum

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood threatened to resume rioting if the government doesn't "submit to the will of the people."

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Israeli Embassy Evacuated in Jordan

Israel closed its embassy in Amman Thursday and brought staff home a day early in anticipation of mass demonstrations.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Justice Ginsburg Slides to Safety After Plane Scare

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had to slide down an emergency chute in order to evacuate a commercial airliner on Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Egypt Extends Remand of Israeli 'Spy'

Ilan Grapel, the U.S.-born Israeli being held in Egypt on alleged espionage charges, will remain in custody at least 45 more days.

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Palestinian Arabs Prepare for Statehood Declaration

Fatah officials in the West Bank called on Palestinian Arabs to stage mass demonstrations on Sept. 21 in support of statehood bid.

Monday, September 12, 2011

Jerusalem Dateline: Why Terrorists Want to Harm Us

This week on the all new Jerusalem Dateline Show: how Israelis view 9/11, why terrorists want to harm America and Israel, and where the War on Terror stands. 

Monday, September 12, 2011

Afghan Suicide Bomber Wounds Dozens of US Troops

Seventy-seven U.S. troops were wounded when a Taliban suicide bomber blew up his bomb-laden truck at the entrance to a coalition base on Saturday.

Friday, September 09, 2011

'Warrior' Movie Tells Story of Redemption, Family

A new movie "Warrior" tells a story of redemption and family. But while it has a positive message, some say its violence detracts from the family values.

Friday, September 09, 2011

Redeeming 9/11: Bringing Good from Tragedy

Christian author Dr. Jim Denison says there are key spiritual insights Americans can reflect on during the 10th anniversary of 9/11.

Friday, September 09, 2011

Assad Declares War, Protesters Call for Help

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad announced a "major military operation" against anti-government protesters, calling them the "terrorists who threaten us."

Friday, September 09, 2011

Egypt Releases Israeli Crew after Brief Detention

Four Israelis guards and four crew members sailed back to the port city of Eilat Thursday after a short detention by Egyptian naval forces.

Thursday, September 08, 2011

P.A. Denies Official Launch of Bid for Statehood

The PLO denied reports Thursday that they officially launched their bid to join the United Nations as a full-member state.

Wednesday, September 07, 2011

Evangelicals Left Off of 9/11 Cathedral Program

Washington's National Cathedral 9/11 service will include a Hindu priest, a Buddhist nun, and a Muslim imam. But it does not include a evangelical representative.

Wednesday, September 07, 2011

Bombings in India, Pakistan Kill, Injure Dozens

Ten people died and 45 were injured in a terror bombing in India, while twin suicide bombings in Pakistan killed 23 people.

Tuesday, September 06, 2011

Remnants of Lee Cause Havoc in Southern States

The remnants of Tropical Storm Lee spawned tornados in Georgia and Alabama.

Monday, September 05, 2011

Israeli Defense Runs Drills at Nuclear Reactor

The IDF Home Front Command will hold an emergency response drill at the Dimona Nuclear Facility in the Negev Desert this week.

Sunday, September 04, 2011

Netanyahu: No Apology for Defending Ourselves

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel will not apologize for its soldiers' action aboard the Turkish-owned Mavi Marmara in May 2010.

Thursday, September 01, 2011

DC National Cathedral to Reopen for 9/11 Anniversary

The national landmark has been closed for repairs since last week's Mineral, Va., earthquake shook the East Coast.

Thursday, September 01, 2011

Knesset Speaker: 'All Israel is Ours'

Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin marked the opening of the school year in Itamar on Wednesday.

Thursday, September 01, 2011

After Irene, FEMA Running Low on Funds

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has less than $800 million in its accounts.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Criticism of Syria Spreading

President Bashar al-Assad has been increasingly subject to international demands to end the deadly crackdown on anti-government protesters.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Israel Dispatches Two Warships to Red Sea

Following warnings that Palestinian terrorists may be planning another attack on southern Israel, the IDF dispatched two warships to the Red Sea.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

The Brody File: Rick Perry's Chances

On this week's edition of The Brody File show, CBN News takes a look at Texas Gov. Rick Perry and his chances at the White House.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Israeli Archaeologists Confirm Ossuary's Authenticity

Israeli archaeologists confirmed the authenticity of a 2,000-year-old ossuary believed to have belonged to the family of Caiaphas.

Monday, August 29, 2011

Rise in Consumer Spending Hints Economic Rebound

The Commerce Department announced Monday that consumer spending grew 0.8 percent in July -- news that will likely help ease fears of another recession.

Monday, August 29, 2011

IDF Boosts Forces along Egyptian Border

IDF Chief of Staff deployed more troops along the border with Egypt and the southern Gaza Strip on Monday.

Monday, August 29, 2011

Terror in Tel Aviv: Attack Leaves Eight Injured

In a terror rampage early Monday morning, a Palestinian Arab terrorist injured eight Israelis in south Tel Aviv.

Friday, August 26, 2011

Libya's Christians: Will They Ever See Freedom?

As the end of the Libyan regime seems to draw nearer, many wonder what the future holds. Libya's small Christian community is one of the most vulnerable.

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Israelis Targeted by Rockets Despite 'Ceasefire'

More than 20 rockets and missiles hit southern Israel overnight Wednesday despite the 'ceasefire.'

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Irene Prompts Delay of MLK Memorial Dedication

The dedication had been scheduled for Sunday morning, with up to 250,000 people attending.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Higher Prices Hit Back-to-School Shoppers

Summer vacation is coming to an end for most kids, and to parents that means it's time for back to school shopping.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

N.Y. Mayor Wants More Traffic Light Cameras

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants red light cameras installed on every street corner.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Largest Quake Since 1973 Shakes Colorado

A magnitude 5.3 earthquake shook southern Colorado late Monday.

Monday, August 22, 2011

Families of Hikers Jailed in Iran Ask for Prayer

Two American hikers imprisoned in Iran for more than two years were sentenced to eight years on Saturday.

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Stocks Tumble Again Over Economic Fears

U.S. stocks fell at the opening of trading Thursday on more signs of economic weakness around the world.

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Media Watchdog Exposes P.A. Plans for Western Wall

The Palestinian Authority plans to build an Arab neighborhood in the area in front of the Kotel -- the Western Wall.

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Shalit Negotiations on Hold Indefinitely

Renewed Egyptian-mediated negotiations on a prisoner swap for captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit reached an impasse again Wednesday.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Perry Passes Bachmann, Romney in Polls

A recent voter poll has named Texas Gov. Rick Perry as the frontrunner in the race for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Deadly Parasites Linked to Two Young Deaths

The separate deaths of two young people after they swam in lakes has brought light to a rare "brain-eating" bacteria that thrives in hot weather.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

US Child Poverty Rate Continues to Rise

Child poverty is on the rise in the U.S., a new study shows.

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Egyptian Judge Turns Cameras Off at Mubarak Trial

The presiding judge in the trial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, 83, ended television coverage on Monday.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Church Calls on God as Facts Emerge in Tims Death

As new details begin to emerge about the death of megachurch pastor Zachery Tims, members of New Destiny Christian Center are finding comfort in God.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Crackdown Escalates: Syrian Ships Shell Latakia

The Syrian regime is expanding its attacks on anti-government protesters.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Israel, Hamas Restart Talks on Shalit Release

Egyptian officials are mediating between Israel and Hamas on a prisoner swap to secure the release of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit.

Monday, August 15, 2011

US Restores Funding to Gaza Aid Groups

An Obama administration official said Sunday funding to international aid groups in Gaza would continue.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Bomb Attacks in Iraqi Cities Kill 50+

At least seven bombs exploded in cities across Iraq's Diyala province Monday morning, killing 10 people and injuring more than 50.

Friday, August 12, 2011

Sesame Street: No Bert and Ernie Gay Marriage

The well-known children's show Sesame Street is refusing a request to portray a same-sex marriage and promote gay rights to its young audience.

Friday, August 12, 2011

Group Starts Petition to Save Christian Mother

The Voice of the Martyrs, a group that monitors the persecution of Christians worldwide, has launched a petition campaign on behalf of a Pakistani mother convicted of blasphemy.

Friday, August 12, 2011

Crackdown on Religious Freedom Growing

Government restrictions on religious freedom are on the rise for billions of people around the world, according to a new Pew Research Center study.

Friday, August 12, 2011

Hamas MP: P.A. Not Serious about Unity Gov't.

The P.A.'s continuing arrest record of Hamas members in the West Bank shows they're not interested in a unity government.

Friday, August 12, 2011

P.A. Envisions a 'Settlement Free' State

P.A. President Mahmoud Abbas told a delegation of U.S. congressmen Thursday he envisions a Palestinian state free of Jewish "settlements."

Thursday, August 11, 2011

WH Under Fire for Troop Ceremony Photo

The White House is being criticized for a photograph of President Obama saluting the return of the remains of 30 U.S. troops recently killed in Afghanistan.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

White House Site Scrubs References to 'Jlem, Israel'

ZOA condemned the White House for changing references on its website from "Jerusalem, Israel" to "Jerusalem" only.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Israel Approves More Housing in 'East' Jlem

Israeli Interior Minister Eli Yishai approved 1,600 new apartments for Ramat Shlomo, a Jewish neighborhood of about 16,000 residents.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

NATO Strike Kills Militants Who Downed Chopper

The U.S. military announced coalition warplanes killed the Taliban militants responsible for the deaths of 30 U.S. military personnel last Saturday.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror: Islam's Assault on the West

On this week's edition of the Stakelbeck on Terror show, CBN News takes an in-depth look at Islam's advance in the West and beyond.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

Wisconsin Republicans Face Recall Vote

Wisconsin Democrats are trying to remove six Republicans from the state Senate as a result of Gov. Scott Walker's efforts to limit union workers' collective bargaining rights.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

Newsweek's Bachmann Cover Causes Stir

Newsweek's latest cover featuring a wide-eyed Michele Bachmann is raising eyebrows.

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

Ya'alon: Turkish Demand for Apology 'Chutzpa'

Israeli Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya'alon called Turkey's demand for an official apology "chutzpa."

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

Yesha Head Visits Tel Aviv's Tent City

Yeshua Council head Danny Dayan paid a solidarity visit to Tel Aviv's tent city Tuesday morning.

Thursday, August 04, 2011

GOP Candidates Agree to New Marriage Pledge

Three GOP candidates say they'll support a narrowly written pledge against gay marriage developed by the National Organization for Marriage.

Thursday, August 04, 2011

A Good Sign: Unemployment Applications Declining

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits is down to its lowest level in four months.

Thursday, August 04, 2011

Deadly Heat Wave Still Covering the Country

Soaring temperatures are leading to many heat-related illnesses. More than 100 deaths are being blamed on the hot weather.

Thursday, August 04, 2011

Ground Zero Mosque to Take Years to Build

It may be years before the controversial mosque near Ground Zero is built.

Wednesday, August 03, 2011

Hamas, Hezbollah Can Threaten Israeli Ports

Both Hamas in the Gaza Strip and Hezbollah in Lebanon can target Israeli ports and offshore infrastructure, such as oil rigs.

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

The Brody File: The Presidential 'Faith Factor'

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News analyzes the "faith factor" among presidential candidates and how voters respond.

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Medal of Honor Recipient Welcomed Home

Recent Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. 1st Class Leroy Petry receive a war hero's welcome home this week, complete with a parade, cheers and plenty of tears.

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

ACLJ: Commandments Suit Has No Legal Standing

The American Center for Law and Justice says a challenge to prevent the Ten Commandments from being posted in an Ohio court doesn't have the legal standing.

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Source: Mossad Behind Tehran Assassinations

Quoting an anonymous Israeli intelligence source, Germany's Spiegel Online said the Mossad was behind the assassination of Darioush Rezaei.

Monday, August 01, 2011

Faith-Based Groups Fear Gay Adoption Penalties

Recent legislation recognizing same-sex couples in New York and Illinois has reignited the debate over gay adoption.

Monday, August 01, 2011

Kansas Ordered to Resume Abortion Clinic Funding

A federal judge has temporarily blocked a new Kansas law that would have stripped Planned Parenthood locations in the state of federal funding.

Monday, August 01, 2011

Huckabee Works to Teach Kids 9/11 History

For those who were children at the time, there's no real understanding of the 9/11 attacks.  But, Mike Huckabee hopes to change that through an animated series.

Monday, August 01, 2011

Netanyahu: IDF Patrol Behaved Correctly

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said an IDF patrol on the northern border responded correctly to Lebanese gunfire early Monday.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Israel-American Passport Case Heads to High Court

The debate over whether to allow Israeli-Americans to list "Israel" as their locality of birth on a passport will now send the Obama administration to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Goodwin Liu Nominated for CA Supreme Court

The Senate rejected Goodwin Liu's nomination to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Now, California Gov. Jerry Brown wants him on the state's Supreme Court.

Friday, July 29, 2011

U.N. Support of Palestinian State 'Could Happen'

The PA is asking the United Nation's to recognize a Palestinian state.  And because of a U.N. resolution, CBN News' Chris Mitchell says it could happen.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Liberal Media Taking America on a Left Turn?

It's no secret that the media leans left. But new scientific analysis suggests that when people are exposed to news with a liberal slant, they adopt more liberal views.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Overdose Concerns Prompt Tylenol Dosage Change

Tylenol will soon lower its recommended daily dosage due to overdose concerns.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Tribunal Releases Details of Hariri Indictments

The Lebanon tribunal released more information Friday on the four Hezbollah members indicted for the assassination of Rafik Hariri.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Economic Growth Slower than Expected

Recent numbers show the United States economy grew in the first half of the year, but at its slowest pace since the recession ended.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Judge Allows Gov. Perry to Attend Prayer Event

A federal judge has tossed out a lawsuit challenging Texas Gov. Rick Perry's participation in a national prayer rally set for Aug. 6.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Black Catholics Get Sneak Peak at MLK Memorial

In less than month, Washington, D.C., officials will unveil the first memorial on the National Mall to honor Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Judge Strikes Down Push to Ban Circumcision

Judge Loretta Giorgi ruled Thursday that the measure violates a California state law forbidding localities to make their own laws involving medical procedures.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

NYC Denies 9/11 Documentary Showings

The Christian Action Network was hoping to show "Sacrificed Survivors: The Untold Story of the Ground Zero Mosque" in city parks.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Alex Trebek Hurt Chasing Off Burglar

Trivia game contestants were left puzzled this week when "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek showed up on set in crutches.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

AWOL Soldier Condemned '09 Ft. Hood Shootings

Army officials say a Muslim soldier who went AWOL over Fourth of July weekend was planning an attack on Fort Hood.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Israeli U.S. Ambassador Visits Pollard

Israel's U.S. Ambassador Michael Oren visited convicted Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard in prison on Tuesday.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Polls: Muslim Brotherhood Unpopular in Egypt

Several recent opinion polls revealed that Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood is far less popular with the people than some sources would indicate.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Tropical Storm Don Heads for Southern Texas

A tropical storm moving across the Gulf of Mexico may bring much needed rain to drought stricken Texas.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Lawsuit Against Stem Cell Research Dismissed

A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit Wednesday that would have ended the Obama administration's funding of embryonic stem cell research.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

'Playboy Club' Drama Glamorizing Porn Industry?

Many fear a controversial new TV drama based on Chicago's famous Playboy club from the 1960s will glamorize the pornography industry.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Evangelical Leader Rev. John Stott Dies

Rev. John Stott, who led an evangelical resurgence in England and influenced Christians worldwide through his writing and preaching, has died in London.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Israel to U.N.: State Declaration Won't Bring Peace

Israeli U.N. Ambassador Ron Prosor told U.N. Security Council members the P.A.'s unilateral bid for statehood would not bring peace.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

P.A. Leader Pleads for More Financial Assistance

P.A. Prime Minister Salam Fayyad asked Arab League members to make good on pledged financial aid.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror: Christians United for Israel

CBN News goes on location to the 6th Annual Christians United for Israel Summit in Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Pastors Defend Warren After 'Chrislam' Claims

Despite accusations, Rick Warren has consistently said he doesn't embrace "Chrislam," or the blending of the Bible and Koran in holy teachings.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Atheist Group Wants WTC Cross Removed

An atheist group is suing to remove the iconic World Trade Center Cross from New York's National September 11th Memorial and Museum.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Report Reveals Excessive Waste in Washington

Lawmakers say Congress should start trimming the deficit by putting an end to waste.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Rep. Wu Resigns Amid Sex Scandal, Probe

Democratic Rep. David Wu is resigning amid claims from an 18-year-old woman that he sexually assaulted her.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Mickie D's Happy Meal to Be Healthier

McDonald's, the worlds largest fast food chain, is looking to make some healthy changes.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Netanyahu Announces Steps to Ease Housing Crisis

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu presented his government's plans to address the nation's critical housing shortage.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Ready for Some Football? NFL Lockout Over

Pro football is back on the Fall calendar after a more than four month lockout that threatened the upcoming season.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Pastor Thanks God for 'Hot Wife,' Goodyear Tires

Pastor Joe Nelms' NASCAR prayer started with a fairly traditional, "Heavenly Father, we thank you tonight for all your blessings."  Then, he got creative.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Lawsuit Filed to Stop NY Gay Marriage

Opponents of New York's gay marriage law filed a lawsuit Monday, claiming the state Senate violated meeting procedures when it approved the bill.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Palestinian Arms Smugglers Captured on Dead Sea

Israeli security forces arrested two Palestinian Bedouins Monday attempting to smuggle weapons in a motor boat across the Dead Sea.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Rainy Season Brings More Cholera to Haiti

Since the cholera epidemic began last October in Haiti, more than 5,800 people have died.

Sunday, July 24, 2011

Amy Winehouse Dead at 27

Ambulance crews found troubled singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse dead in her north London home on Saturday.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Space Camp Kids Witness NASA History

For one group of kids, Thursday's final landing of Space Shuttle Atlantis created unforgettable memories.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Veterans' Religious Censorship Hearing Delayed

The Houston National Cemetery hearing originally scheduled for this week has been moved to August 5.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Lawmakers Still at Odds Over U.S. Debt Ceiling

Speaking at a town hall meeting in Maryland, President Barack Obama said a deal to increase the nation's borrowing power will take some tough decisions.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Aid Groups Struggle to Help Somalia Famine Victims

Somalia is suffering from the world's worst famine in six decades, and radical Muslims are making getting aid to victims more difficult.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Police: Oslo Suspect a Christian with Anti-Islam Views

Police say the suspect is not a radical Muslim. Instead, they've described 32-year-old Anders Behring Breivik as a 'fundamentalist Christian' with conservative views.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Military's Gay Ban Officially Ends in September

President Barack Obama has signed a notice to Congress that will officially end the military's ban on homosexuals serving openly.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Obama Admin. Deports Record Criminal Immigrants

The Obama administration deported a record number of criminal immigrants last year,

Friday, July 22, 2011

West: U.S. Tanks in Egypt Would Threaten Israel

Rep. Allen West has called on the House Armed Services Committee not to sell military equipment to the Egyptian government.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Exodus Int'l: Churches Shying from Controversy

Another church has decided to cut ties with Exodus International, a ministry well-known for its efforts to help homosexuals.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Big Cities to See Triple-Digit Heat Index

Temperatures are in the high 90s from the Midwest to the East Coast, and the peak of the heat wave for major cities in the Northeast will hit Friday.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Homeland Security Warns of Insider Al Qaeda Attacks

Government officials say al Qaeda may be trying to infiltrate critical facilities in the United States, including nuclear power plants, for future attacks.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

New Home Construction on the Rise

The Commerce Department says builders began work on a seasonally-adjusted 629,000 homes last month -- a 14.6 percent increase from May.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

GOP Candidates Hold First-Ever Twitter Debate

You think presidential debates are challenging? Try limiting your answers to 140 characters.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Campus Crusade Drops 'Christ' in New Name

Campus Crusade for Christ International is planning to change the name of its U.S. ministry, including nixing the use of "Christ" in its title.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Panel Recommends Free Birth Control

A panel of health experts advising the government has recommended that birth control pills be offered to women in the U.S. at no upfront cost.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Stanton Lanier Releases 'Thousand Years' CD

Former chemist turned Christian recording artist Stanton Lanier has released his seventh album.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Humane Society Tips to Keep Your Pet Cool

The Humane Society stresses that pets are just as vulnerable, and hot weather can be dangerous or even life-threatening for animals.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Israeli FM: 'Aliyah' Most Important

Israeli FM Avigdor Lieberman said aliyah "is more important than any foreign aid or diplomatic activity."

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Somali American Pleads Guilty to Terror

A Minnesota man has pleaded guilty to terror charges for helping Somalis join a jihadi group.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Thousands Dying from Malnutrition in Somalia

Tens of thousands of Somalians are dying from malnutrition as the worst drought in 60 years causes massive food shortages.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

The Brody File: Candid GOP Moments

Sarah Palin, Michele Bachmann, Gov. Rick Perry, and House Speaker John Boehner all share some of their not-so political opinions with The Brody File.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Senate Considers DOMA Repeal Measure

The White House is supporting new legislation to overturn the federal law that defines marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Bachmann's Office Says Migraines Not an Issue

An aide to presidential candidate Michele Bachmann is downplaying reports that the Minnesota congresswoman suffers from debilitating migraine headaches.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

NRB Airs 'Resisting the Green Dragon'

A DVD documentary meant to counter global warming claims and other environmental extremism will head to television starting this week.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Technology Lets Cars Brake Automatically

Volvo's "city safety system" includes an infrared laser in the windshield that senses a potential collision and allows the vehicle to firmly applies the brakes.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Poll: Baby Boomers Most Obese Generation

A new poll released by The Associated Press poll revealed that baby boomers are more obese than any other generation.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Midwest Buckling under Brutal Heat Wave

The brutal heat is being blamed for as many as a dozen deaths across the country.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Israeli Navy Stops Last Gaza Flotilla Yacht

Israeli Navy personnel boarded the Dignite al-Karame on Tuesday after activists refused to alter course from the Gaza Strip.

Monday, July 18, 2011

Insurance Waivers Reignite Health Care Law Debate

Opponents point out that nursing homes, lavish restaurants and even night clubs have been exempt from parts of President Obama's massive health care law.

Monday, July 18, 2011

Ten Pound Pooch Chases Off Robbers

California's newest hometown hero bravely took on two armed robbers with nothing more than his teeth.

Monday, July 18, 2011

Can Britain's Hacking Scandal Happen in the U.S.?

Critics say England's top police agency failed to investigate alleged widespread criminal acts by journalists at Britain's oldest newspapers.

Monday, July 18, 2011

Bachmann's Decision to Leave Church Political?

There's speculation that Bachmann left her Lutheran church for political reasons as the denomination came under fire for calling the pope the Antichrist.

Monday, July 18, 2011

CBN Worldreach Continues Thai Children's Show

CBN Worldreach producers in Thailand are preparing a new season of their children's program "Pen Dek."

Friday, July 15, 2011

LA Residents Prep for Construction 'Carmageddon'

Residents of Los Angeles are expecting a massive traffic jam this weekend.  The nation's busiest highway will shut down for more than 50 hours beginning Friday night.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Group: Mass Graves Photographed in Sudan

The Satellite Sentinel Project has released images of what it says are mass graves "consistent with allegations that the Sudan Armed Forces and northern militias have killed civilians."

Friday, July 15, 2011

Fearless Faith: Woman Risks Life to Minister

Deep in the Colombian jungle, a Christian woman and her two children are overcoming danger to spread God's word.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Bachmann: Clinic's Purpose Isn't to Change Gays

The husband of GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann says his counseling clinic doesn't focus on ridding people of homosexual desires as people have claimed.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Law Forces California Students to Learn Gay History

California public schools are now legally required to include the contributions of the gay community in its social studies curriculum.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Judge Declares Mistrial in Clemens Steroid Case

U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton said Clemens could not be assured a fair trial after prosecutors showed jurors evidence they were not supposed to see.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Restaurants Promote Healthy Eating with 'Kids Live Well'

More than a dozen restaurant chains are working to make children's meals more healthy through the Kids Live Well initiative.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Makes World Cup Finals

The U.S. women's soccer team has made it to the World Cup finals after beating France 3-1 in this week's semi-finals.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Iran Moving Centrifuges Inside Mountain

Iranian authorities have begun transferring an estimated 3,000 centrifuges to the Fowdrow facility inside a mountain near Qom.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Syria Brushes Aside U.S. Criticism of Assad

Syrian Vice President Farouk Shara downplayed U.S. criticism following attacks on the U.S. and French embassies in Damascus.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Chavez Says He'll Undergo More Cancer Treatment

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said he will undergo more cancer treatment after recovering from surgery to remove a malignant tumor the size of a baseball.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Hungarian Law Seen as Attack on Evangelicals

Evangelicals in Hungary fear their religious rights are in jeopardy, following the passage of a new law they say will strip churches of key privileges.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

'Sister Wives' Polygamist Sues Over Bigamy Laws

"Sister Wives" family wants to change the Utah bigamy law that makes their plural marriage illegal.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Alabama Leads in Number of Strongest Tornadoes

Alabama now holds the record for having the largest number of top-category tornadoes in more than 60 years, according to weather officials.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Terrorists Attack Mumbai's Financial District

Three separate, but coordinated explosions killed at least 21 people in Mumbai, India Wednesday. Another 141 were injured.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Living Soldier Awarded Medal of Honor

A living soldier was awarded the Medal of Honor Tuesday, only the second time since the Vietnam War that such an honor has been made.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Judge Blocks Ground Zero Mosque Lawsuit

A New York City Supreme Court justice has tossed out a lawsuit by a former firefighter hoping to stop the construction of a mosque near Ground Zero.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Bachmann Under Fire over 'Gay Therapy' Claims

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann is under attack after claims that a clinic she co-owns promotes religion as a "cure" for homosexuality.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

GOP Fails to Stop New Bulb Standards

GOP lawmakers wanted to overturn a 2007 act that requires the use of energy-efficient light bulbs.  But the move failed in a 233-193 vote, Tuesday.

Monday, July 11, 2011

U.S. Condemns Syria over Embassy Attack

American officials say a mob attacked the U.S. embassy in Syria and the residence of the ambassador Monday.

Monday, July 11, 2011

NBC Gives Extended Apology for 'Under God' Edit

NBC Universal has apologized to members of Congress for taking the words "under God" out of the Pledge of Allegiance during the recent U.S. Open.

Monday, July 11, 2011

Win Puts U.S. Women in World Cup Semi-Finals

After what's being called one of the most thrilling games in the history of World Cup soccer, the U.S. women's team is heading to the semi-finals.

Saturday, July 09, 2011

Franklin Graham: 'South Sudan Now Free'

American evangelist Franklin Graham was on hand to celebrate the birth of the African country of South Sudan on Saturday.

Friday, July 08, 2011

Facebook to Offer Skype Video Chat

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the site will soon offer the video chat feature. The joint venture could triple or even quadruple Skype's video traffic.

Friday, July 08, 2011

Rangers Saddened by Fan's Tragic Stadium Death

Baseball fans across the country have been touched by the tragic story of a father who recently died while trying to catch a foul ball at a Texas Rangers game.

Friday, July 08, 2011

Palau Festival Attracts Global TV Audience

The three-day gospel festival on Marseille's Plage du Prado beach followed France's official Day of Music on June 21.

Friday, July 08, 2011

Atlantis Makes Successful Final Launch

Space shuttle Atlantis made its final launch into space after an uncertain start Friday morning.

Friday, July 08, 2011

ACLU Challenges Public Prayer Amendment

The American Civil Liberties Union is challenging a proposed amendment to the Missouri constitution on public prayer.

Friday, July 08, 2011

South Sudan Becomes New Nation

After the military celebrations and parades, the South will have to face up to the realities it faces.

Friday, July 08, 2011

Abortion Group Sues N. Carolina over Funding Cut

One of the two Planned Parenthood affiliates in North Carolina has filed a lawsuit over the state's new budget because it cuts funding to the abortion provider.

Friday, July 08, 2011

Israel Awaits 'Second Wave' of Activists

Israeli security forces remained on high alert at the airport Friday in response to the announced pro-Palestinian activists fly-in.

Thursday, July 07, 2011

N.J. Gov. Christie Blocks Abortion Clinic Funding

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has vetoed another attempt to restore funding for Planned Parenthood in his state.

Thursday, July 07, 2011

Casey Anthony to Go Free in Six Days

Considering how much time she's served since 2008 while awaiting trial, Anthony's jail sentence was amended, and she'll be released next week.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

Largest Christ Statue Unveiled in Peru

Hundreds of onlookers watched as the world's tallest Christ statue was unveiled in Peru, Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

Obama to Send Military Suicide Condolence Letters

The White House will start sending condolence letters to families of service members who commit suicide on the battlefield.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

Fort Hood Suspect Will Face Death Penalty

The Army psychiatrist accused of killing 13 people in a shooting rampage at Fort Hood will be tried in military court and will face the death penalty if convicted.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

California Poised to Require Gay History Lessons

California could become the first state to require public schools to teach social studies classes on the contributions of the gay community.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

TSA Warns of Explosives Implanted in People

The United States government is warning airlines that some terrorists are considering surgically implanting explosives into people.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

Food Crisis Puts Somalia Children in Jeopardy

Thousands of East African are leaving their homes in search of food and water during the worst food crisis of the 21st century.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

Minnesota Debates as Long-Term Shut Down Looms

Minnesota lawmakers will meet again Wednesday to try an settle disputes over the state budget and avoid a long-term government shutdown.

Wednesday, July 06, 2011

Cleanup Begins in Phoenix after Massive Dust Storm

A layer of dirt coated cars Wednesday after a massive dust storm covered the city of Phoenix overnight.

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

The Brody File: On the Road in Iowa

For this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News takes the show on the road to Iowa and talks with GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann.

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

Circus Group Entertains Recovering Joplin Residents

A popular circus group recently teamed up with CBN's Operation Blessing to bring hope to the tornado-stricken town of Joplin, Mo.

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

China Flooding Prompts Dramatic Rescue

Crews had to rescue dozens of people Tuesday from a bridge in Yingxiu county that collapsed under the force of powerful flood waters.

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

TX Lawmakers Stand Against Censored Prayer Claims

State lawmakers in Houston are calling for an investigation into claims that Houston National Cemetery director Arleen Ocasio is censoring prayers at military funerals.

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

Japan's Disaster Reconstruction Minister Resigns

The man heading up Japan's disaster reconstruction efforts has resigned.

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

Minnesotans Give Lawmakers Earful over Shutdown

Minnesota lawmakers got an earful from constituents at Monday's Fourth of July celebrations, day four of the state government's shutdown.

Monday, July 04, 2011

Mine Collapses Leave China Rescuers Scrambling

Emergency crews in China are still trying to rescue 42 workers trapped after heavy rains flooded two mines and caused a roof to collapse.

Monday, July 04, 2011

Chavez Back in Venezuela, Feeling 'Fine'

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez returned home from Cuba early Monday morning, saying he feels "fine" after surgery to remove a cancerous tumor.

Monday, July 04, 2011

Flotilla Organizers Reject Greek Offer

Organizers of Freedom Flotilla 2 rejected an offer by the Greek government to transport its cargo of humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip.

Monday, July 04, 2011

Egyptian Gas Pipeline Sabotaged Again

For the third time in less than six months, terrorists blew up a pipeline in the Egyptian Sinai early Monday.

Sunday, July 03, 2011

Christians Not Singing the Nat'l Anthem: Join the Debate

Mennonite pastor Mark Schloneger has drawn national attention after CNN posted his blog discussing why he doesn't sing the 'Star-Spangled Banner.'

Friday, July 01, 2011

Eddie Long Accusers Face Legal Trouble

One of the men who accused Bishop Eddie Long of sexual misconduct is now facing felony drug charges in Florida, while another faces burglary charges in Georgia.

Friday, July 01, 2011

Dakar Churches Attacked Amid Anti-Gov't Protests

A witness told CBN News at least six churches have been attacked since unrest began. Christians say Muslims are taking advantage of the protests to target believers.

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Video Unveils P. Parenthood Deception on Medicaid

In the ongoing debate to defund Planned Parenthood, the abortion provider has used Medicaid patients as its defense.  But a new undercover video counters their claim.

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Turtles Cause Delays at JFK Airport

At least 150 turtles are responsible for major delays at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Model's Tips for Staying 'Fashioned by Faith'

Summer months can be a fashion challenge for young girls and their mothers who want to be "cool" in clothing and in style.

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Venezuela's Chavez Reveals He's Fighting Cancer

Chavez, who's noticeably thinner and paler, urged his people to remain calm and assured he expects to recover.

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Condo Community Brings Luxury Living to Water

The Minnesota company River Cities is offering floating condo communities equipped with a swimming pool, golf course, stores, and other amenities.  

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Food, Aid Arrives for S. Philippine Flood Victims

At least 25 people have died in the floods, officials said, and millions of families are affected.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror: Hezbollah Rising

CBN News takes an in-depth look at the group many consider to be the world's most dangerous terrorist organization -- Hezbollah.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Prop 8 Lawyers Appeal Ruling over Gay Judge

Prop 8 attorneys are appealing a court decision that a gay judge didn't need to recuse himself before ruling on California's traditional marriage amendment.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

FDA: 'Avastin' Ineffective on Breast Cancer

The FDA says the world's best-selling cancer drug, Avastin, is ineffective against treating breast cancer.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

'Jetpack' Company Gives Tourists a Chance to Fly

The sky is the limit for a new water sport in the Florida Keys.  Jetpack Adventures is giving tourists the chance to fly -- propelled by water.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Iran Flexes Strength during 'Great Prophet' War Games

The Iranian Revolutionary Guards test fired 14 missiles and unveiled its underground missile silos on the second day of its 10-day war games.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

IDF, Shin Bet Op Cracks Palestinian Terror Cells

A joint operation by the IDF and the Shin Bet cracked a major Palestinian terror cell operating near Jerusalem.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Interior Ministry 'Nixing' Visas for Evangelicals

The Interior Ministry is making it difficult for evangelicals to secure visas, the outgoing ICEJ executive director said.

Monday, June 27, 2011

Blagojevich Found Guilty on Nearly All Charges

A jury has convicted Rod Blagojevich of nearly all the corruption charges against him, including trying to sell or trade President Barack Obama's old Senate seat.

Monday, June 27, 2011

Wisconsin Budget Defunds Planned Parenthood

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has signed a budget that included cuts to the state's Planned Parenthood funding.

Monday, June 27, 2011

Fox's Chris Wallace Apologizes for 'Flake' Question

Fox News commentator Chris Wallace has apologized for asking GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann if she's a "flake."

Monday, June 27, 2011

Young Cancer Patients Find Fun at Camp Horizon

Camp Horizon is a Tennessee-based summer camp designed specifically for children with cancer.  The group is sponsored by the American Cancer Society.

Monday, June 27, 2011

IDF: International Donors Fund Bil'in Protests

Pro-Palestinian protesters are paid for their weekly attendance at the Bil'in security fence, an IDF officer told reporters on Sunday.

Monday, June 27, 2011

It's Official: P.A. to Seek Statehood at U.N.

The PLO announced it would seek unilateral recognition of statehood at the United Nations in September.

Saturday, June 25, 2011

New Legal 'Thriller' Covers India's 'Untouchables'

Pastor Randy Singer, who is also a lawyer and author, highlights the plight of India's Dalits in his latest novel called "False Witness." 

Friday, June 24, 2011

New York Now Third State to Legalize Gay Marriage

New York lawmakers have voted to legalize same-sex marriage -- a passage that required some Republicans to cross party lines. Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed the law.

Friday, June 24, 2011

Tea Party Show to Debut Sunday

Producers say 'Courage, New Hampshire' is meant to counter Hollywood shows that depict "conservatives and traditionalists and people of faith as halfwits."

Friday, June 24, 2011

Delta-Saudi Airline Agreement Draws Concern

Delta Air Lines' partnership with a Middle Eastern airline is raising questions about future discrimination against Jews who fly with the company.

Friday, June 24, 2011

Troop Withdrawal Hurting Religious Freedom Fight?

Religious rights groups say Afghanistan still has a long ways to go in guaranteeing religious freedom, and question if the U.S. is pulling out of the country too soon.

Friday, June 24, 2011

Maryland Schools to Teach 'Green' Lessons

Maryland's board of education has passed an environmental literacy graduation requirement that calls for 'green' concepts like conservation to be taught in schools.

Friday, June 24, 2011

House Rejects Measure to Continue Libya Mission

House lawmakers rejected a measure giving President Obama the authority to continue U.S. military action against Libya. 

Friday, June 24, 2011

Obama: Gay Couples Deserve Same Rights

Although he stopped short of endorsing same-sex marriage, President Obama said gay couples "deserve the same legal rights as every other couple in this country."

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Graham: 1,000+ Hispanics Accept Christ at Event

More than 1,500 Hispanics accepted Christ into their lives at Franklin Graham's "Festival de Esperanza" last weekend.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Self-Help Guru Found Guilty in Sweat Lodge Case

A jury has convicted James Arthur Ray, the self-help guru who led a deadly sweat lodge ceremony in Arizona in 2009.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Marine Linked to DC-Area Military Shootings

The Marine Corp reservist arrested last week after a Pentagon security scare is now being charged in a series of shootings at military buildings in Washington last year.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Budget Negotiations Stall as Cantor Quits Talks

A bipartisan effort to solve the federal budget crisis stalled Thursday after two top GOP negotiators pulled out of the talks.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Religious Groups File Suit over Circumcision Ban

A coalition of Jews and Muslims have teamed up with medical professionals and public officials to fight a proposal to criminalize male circumcision in San Francisco.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Int'l. Red Cross Demands Proof Shalit Alive

The International Red Cross demanded on Thursday that Hamas provide proof that kidnapped Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit is alive.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Egyptian Christians Flee to Libya

Libya is a mostly Muslim nation, but the North African country also has a small Christian community which is hoping for another kind of freedom.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

'Mission Aviation' Transforms Lives for Decades

For 50 years, Mission Aviation Fellowship has helped deliver relief supplies to remote areas in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Country Legend Glen Campbell has Alzheimer's

Campbell, who's known for such hits as "Rhinestone Cowboy" and "Gentle on my Mind," was diagnosed by his doctors six months ago, his wife revealed this week.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

UK Teen Charged in Gov't Cybercrimes

British police filed charges Wednesday against a teenager involved in a series of cyberattacks against the British equivalent of the FBI.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Bloated River Forces Evacuations in North Dakota

Residents of parts of Minot, N.D., are evacuating their homes due to melting snow that's fueling the region's worst flood in four decades.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Apple Removes 'Third Intifada' App

Apple Inc. got rid of a free application that Israel said incites violence against the Jewish state.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

The Brody File: On the Road with Romney, Pawlenty

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News takes the show on the road to New Hampshire as the GOP Presidential race heats up.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Midwesterners Start Summer with Severe Weather

The last day of spring brought severe weather to parts of the Midwest, including dozens of tornadoes and hailstorms.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

U.S. Charitable Giving on the Rise

A new report from the Giving USA Foundation reveals Americans are giving more to charity than in recent years.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Hamas, Fatah Meeting Postponed Indefinitely

The meeting between Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Damascus-based Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal has been postponed indefinitely.

Monday, June 20, 2011

'Flash Robs' Leave Stores in Awe Over Mass Thefts

A recent trend, called flash "robs," has dozens of people converging not to two-step to a Michael Jackson number, but to rob stores.

Monday, June 20, 2011

Supreme Court Blocks Wal-Mart Discrimination Suit

The U.S. Supreme Court has sided with Wal-Mart in what was set to be one of the largest sexual discrimination lawsuits ever.

Monday, June 20, 2011

Obama: No Congressional Approval for Libya

Under the War Powers Resolution, the president must get authorization from Congress to continue a military mission.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Pentagon Bomb Scare Suspect a Marine Reservist

Authorities said a suspicious vehicle parked outside the Pentagon after midnight belonged to Yonathan Melaku, 22, of Alexandria, Va

Friday, June 17, 2011

Man Donates Kidney to Church Member

Kidneys are often donated between relatives and loved ones, but one Idaho man recently went a step further -- donating the organ to a complete stranger.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Unemployment Fell in Fewer than Half U.S. States

Job growth has slowed in many parts of the country, according to a new Labor Department report released Friday.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Sudan Gov't Fighting Christians for Oil-Rich Land

In the border region between North and South Sudan, dictator Omar Bashir's forces are waging war against Christians and others over land disputes.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Police Investigating Deadly Gas Blast

Israeli authorities launched a full-scale investigation into Thursday night's deadly gas explosion that killed four and injured dozens more.

Friday, June 17, 2011

Al Qaeda Chief: Support for 'Palestine'

Newly appointed Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahri assured Palestinian Arabs that his organization 'will never recognize legitimacy for the alleged State of Israel.'

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Al Qaeda Changes Increase Threat to U.S.

Al Qaeda's long-time second in command Ayman al-Zawahri is reported to be taking over as the leader of the terrorist group in the wake of Osama bin Laden's death.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Boeing Lawsuit Threatens Thousands of Jobs

A lawsuit against well-known airline manufacturer Boeing could threaten some 12,000 new jobs in South Carolina.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

NC Lawmakers Push More Drivers Ed Before Licensing

Before student drivers could move up from a learner's permit, the bill would require them to log 60 hours of supervised driving time with a licensed adult.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Israeli Held in Egypt Denies Mossad Ties

American-born Israeli Ilan Grapel continues to deny that he is an undercover agent for the Mossad.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

TV Station Refuses to Air 'Playboy Club' Show

An NBC affiliate in Utah refuses to air the networks new drama series "The Playboy Club."

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Mother to Donate Her Womb to Barren Daughter

Eva Ottosson agreed to donate her uterus to her daughter Sara, a 25-year-old who was born without reproductive organs because of a rare hereditary disorder.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Fatah, Hamas to Announce New Government

Palestinian factions, Fatah and Hamas, reached a consensus Tuesday night on the makeup of an interim unity government.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

GOP Debate Brings Up Sharia Law Concerns

Former Gov. Mitt Romney said Sharia law would never happen in American courts. Many have warned that there are signs of it already seeping into America's ideals.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror Show: Who's Funding Our Enemies?

CBN News takes an exclusive look at Turkish imam Fetullah Gülen -- a man who some have called the world's most dangerous Islamist.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Boeing Lawsuit Ignites 'Right to Work' Debate

A South Carolina legal battle involving airline giant Boeing has GOP lawmakers calling foul over handling of the nation's "right-to-work" laws.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

WWII Hero Honored on Army's Birthday

Americans gathered to commemorate Flag Day and the Army's birthday, including a ceremony by the Sons of the American Revolution in Norfolk, Va.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Baggage Fees Bring Airlines Big Profits

Airlines collected $3.4 billion from the extra bag charges alone -- a 24 percent increase since last year, according to a new Department of Transportation report.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Israeli Knesset Members Visit Joseph's Tomb

Fifteen Knesset members visited Joseph's Tomb on Tuesday, six weeks after a P.A. policeman opened fire on worshippers, killing one man.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Prop 8 Attorneys Challenge Gay Judge's Ruling

Proposition 8 supporters faced tough questions in a California court Monday, as they challenged a homosexual judge's ruling to allow same-sex marriage in the state.

Monday, June 13, 2011

David Wilkerson's Wife Still Recovering After Crash

Rev. David Wilkerson's wife, Gwen, is making progress at a nursing facility, more than a month after surviving a car crash that killed her husband.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Earthquakes Rattle New Zealand Town, Again

A series of powerful earthquakes rattled the city of Christchurch Monday, just 4 months after 181 people lost their lives in a magnitude 6.3 earthquake.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Creflo Dollar Defends Eddie Long, Warns of Gossip

Atlanta-area megachurch pastor Creflo Dollar speaks out in defense of Bishop Eddie Long, urging prayer and forgiveness rather than gossip and hypocrisy.

Friday, June 10, 2011

MTV Cuts Controversial 'Skins' Show

After just one season, MTV says it will cancel the controversial teen drama "Skins" due to low ratings.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Drug-Infested Kentucky Town Changed by Prayer

Just a few years ago, the town of Manchester, Ky., was torn apart by drugs and corruption. But residents have since experienced revival.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Iraqi Christians Strengthened through Persecution

Pastors in Iraq have spoken out against the continuous persecution of Christians in their country, urging prayer and action from human rights groups.

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Despite Pressure, Weiner Says He'll Stay Put

Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner is standing firm in his decision not to resign after admitting to sending several women a sexually explicit photo.

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Alabama's Strict Immigration Bill Becomes Law

The law will also require public schools to determine a student's immigration status and make it a crime to knowingly give an illegal immigrant a ride.

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Francis Chan Challenges Bell's Hell Notions

Christian teacher and bestselling author Francis Chan is challenging the notion that hell is not forever and that a loving God couldn't punish someone for eternity.

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Citigroup Hackers Access Credit Card Data

Citigroup is the latest high profile company to fall victim to a cyber attack.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

FCC to Strike Fairness Doctrine from the Books

Decades after the Fairness Doctrine was deemed unenforceable, the FCC has finally announced plans to remove all traces of the policy from its federal code.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

FDA Tells Restaurant to Take Bugs off Menu

Most restaurants work diligently to try and keep bugs out, but one establishment not only welcomes them , they intentionally cooks bugs into meals.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Season's First Tropical Storm Forms in Pacific

Tropical Storm Adrian is about 345 miles south of Acapulco, Mexico. The storm is moving north-northwest away from land.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Texas Governor to Hold National Prayer Rally

Texas governor and potential presidential candidate Rick Perry is organizing a national prayer rally called The Response.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Delta Criticized for $2,800 Baggage Fees for Troops

Delta Airlines is under fire after charging troops returning home from the Afghanistan war zone with hundreds of dollars in extra baggage fees.

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Understanding Israel's 1967 Six-Day War

In 1967, six days dramatically changed the future of the Jewish state. Forty-four years later, Israel is being pressured to return to these "indefensible borders."

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

The Brody File: Can 'The Hermanator' Win?

This week on The Brody File, CBN News talks with GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain. Can "The Hermanator" pull of a presidential nomination upset?

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

NATO Launches Fierce Daylight Attacks in Libya

NATO planes hit Libya hard Tuesday, attacking the city of Tripoli at least 40 times in rare daytime strikes.

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Obama, Merkel Vow Cooperation on Libya, Economy

President Obama and German Chancellor Merkel put aside previous differences on the situation in Libya, vowing to "work together more effectively" to address the changes in the Middle East.

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Economy Eats Up Obama's Popularity Boost

The bump President Obama received in the popularity polls after the death of Osama bin Laden has disappeared and been replaced by high disapproval of his handling of the economy.

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Iran Dispatches Submarines to Red Sea

In a provocative move, Iran dispatched submarines to the Red Sea to gather intelligence information.

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

IDF on Alert for 'al-Quds' Day

IDF troops and Israel police are on high alert for 'al-Quds Day,' the third of the Palestinian Authority's three-day Naksa observance.

Monday, June 06, 2011

Got Milk? Mothers Selling Breast Milk Online

Not all mothers are able to breast feed -- prompting some to buy breast milk online from other women who can.

Monday, June 06, 2011

Drugs Give Hope to Breast, Skin Cancer Treatment

Doctors are praising two drugs that have been proven in recent studies to help in the fight against breast and skin cancer.

Monday, June 06, 2011

P. Parenthood Back in Court over Ind. Abortion Law

Planned Parenthood continues its fight in court Monday against a new anti-abortion law in Indiana.

Monday, June 06, 2011

Hamas, Egypt Lock Horns on Gaza Border Crossing

Trouble seems to be brewing among the newlyweds, Hamas and Egypt.

Friday, June 03, 2011

Conservatives Kick Off Faith & Freedom Conference

Conservative thinkers, voters, politicians, and commentators are gathering in the nation's Capitol for the Faith and Freedom Coalition conference this weekend.

Friday, June 03, 2011

American Farmers Highlight Israel's Biblical Land

A group of young farmers from America is working to bring awareness to Israel's land and it's biblical significance.

Friday, June 03, 2011

Thousand to Mark 11th Global Day Of Prayer

Thousands will gather in their churches and homes to seek God for their nations this Sunday, marking the eleventh anniversary of the Global Day of Prayer.

Thursday, June 02, 2011

County Defends Billboard Advertising Free Condoms

A North Carolina health department is defending its decision to put up billboards advertising free condoms.

Thursday, June 02, 2011

Mitt Romney: Obama Has 'Failed America'

Republican Mitt Romney announced his decision to run for the White House, saying President Barack Obama has failed the United States.

Thursday, June 02, 2011

Russian Church Backs Bill Limiting Abortions

Russia's Orthodox Church and conservative lawmakers are pushing legislation that would limit abortions. The country has one of the world's lowest birth rates.

Thursday, June 02, 2011

Hamas: Egypt Limiting Border Passage

Hamas expressed disappointment over the number of people permitted to enter Egypt through the Rafah crossing.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Primetime Agenda: Hollywood Admits Liberal Bias

In his new book, Ben Shapiro claims Hollywood has promoted a liberal agenda for years. Most striking is that several long-time TV executives have admitted it.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Jerusalem Gears Up for Annual Light Show

The third annual Jerusalem Festival of Light is just two weeks away. The week-long celebration in the Old City is scheduled for June 15-22.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Lawmakers Propose Jerusalem as 'Undivided Capital'

Lawmakers on Capitol Hill used Jerusalem Day to promote legislation that would recognize Jerusalem as the undivided capital of Israel.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Mubarak to Stand Trial Over Corruption Charges

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will go on trial in August on charges of corruption and intentionally killing protestors.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Christians Propose MLB Ban on Smokeless Tobacco

Christians leaders are calling on Major League Baseball to ban players from using chewing tobacco.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Hurricane Predictions Remain Up in the Air

Wednesday marked the official start of the hurricane season, and this year could be a difficult one for storm predictions.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

La. Boy Saves Mom with School CPR Skills

When 9-year-old Andrew found his mom collaped in their home, he quickly called 9-1-1. The operator told the boy to try and start CPR.

Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Sarah Palin, Donald Trump Meet over Pizza

Sarah Palin and Donald Trump sat down for pizza in New York City last night.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Bernice King Leaves Bishop Eddie Long's Church

After more than eight years as a member of the church led by Bishop Eddie Long, Bernice King announced Tuesday that she is leaving to start her own ministry.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror: Sharia Threat to US

CBN News analyzes the growing push by radical Muslims to incorporate Islamic Sharia law in America.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Alabama Town Refuses to Allow FEMA Trailers

An Alabama town is refusing to lift a trailer ban that's preventing those affected by recent tornadoes from using temporary housing.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

'Genderless' Baby Raises Outrage, Concern

A Canadian couple's decision to keep their baby's sex unknown has caused national debate over parental boundaries and gender equality.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Dozens Killed in Gov't Assault on Yemen Protestors

Forces loyal to Yemen's president opened fire on protesters in the southern city of Taiz over the weekend, bringing the death toll since Sunday to at least 25.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Activists Decry Egypt's Forced 'Virginity Tests'

Human rights activists say soldiers in Egypt subjected women protesters to virginity tests. The allegations first surfaced after a March 9 rally in Cairo's Tahrir Square.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Iraqi Men Face Terror Charges in Kentucky

Federal terrorism charges were handed down Tuesday to two Iraqis living in Bowling Green, Ky.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

High Court Throws Out Lawsuit Against Ashcroft

Former Attorney General John Ashcroft cannot be sued by an American Muslim arrested after 9/11, The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

No Waiter Needed: Restaurant Uses iPads

A California cafe is using technology to ease the ordering process by replacing traditional waiters and waitresses with iPads.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Ministers Urge Right of Conscience on Gay Troops

African-American church leaders are calling on the Senate to bar military facilities from hosting same-sex weddings.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

P. Parenthood Seeks to Block S.D. Abortion Law

Planned Parenthood has filed a lawsuit to stop a South Dakota law that would require women seeking abortions to wait three days and undergo counseling at pregnancy help centers.

Monday, May 30, 2011

Americans, Troops Pay Tribute to Fallen Comrades

On this Memorial Day, many Americans are taking time to remember the sacrifices of the men and women who gave their lives for their country.

Monday, May 30, 2011

Shuttle Endeavour Makes Final Landing in Florida

The space shuttle Endeavor and its six-man crew touched down to earth for the last time early Wednesday morning.

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Lockheed Martin Thwarts Cyber Attack

Lockheed Martin announced Saturday it successfully thwarted a "significant and tenacious attack" on the company's information systems network.

Friday, May 27, 2011

First Lady's 'Joining Forces' Unites Churches, Military

First Lady Michelle Obama is encouraging churches to help make a difference in the lives of military families.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Group Equips Mideast Christians for Muslim Outreach

Many Christians see the political changes taking place in the Middle East as opportunities for believers to share their faith.

Friday, May 27, 2011

The Ethics of Multi-Level Marketing

More Americans are stepping out to create their own home-based business as the economy continues to make a sluggish turnaround.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Some Fear Sudan Land Dispute Could Trigger War

Many fear a civil war could reignite between north and south Sudan following the north's recent invasion of a disputed territory.

Friday, May 27, 2011

North Korea Releases American Christian

Eddie Jun Yongsu, a 55-year-old Korean American from California, had been held in a North Korean prison on unspecified charges.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Bomb Kills U.S.-NATO Forces in Afghanistan

Seven U.S. troops and nine NATO service members were killed in Afghanistan when a roadside bomb exploded as the were patrolling the area on food.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

GOP Leaders Introduce New Job Growth Plan

House Republicans unveiled a plan to increase job growth Thursday, renewing their commitment to help America get back on track economically.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Sarah Palin Gearing Up for Presidential Run?

Former vice presidential candidate and Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin appears to be making strides to launch a presidential run.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

'Butcher of Bosnia' Arrested In Serbia

Police in Serbia arrested one of the world's most sought war criminals before dawn Thursday following a 16-year manhunt.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Catholic Priest Named New House Chaplain

Lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously approved Rev. Patrick Conroy as their next chaplain, Thursday.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Egyptian Gov't. Opens Rafah Crossing

Egypt's acting government announced the reopening of the Rafah border crossing between the Sinai Peninsula and the Gaza Strip on Wednesday.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Deadline Looms for Congress on Patriot Act

Congress is rushing to extend the life of three anti-terror tools, including the use of roving wiretaps, before they expire at midnight Thursday.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Oprah's Jesus Comments Reignite Faith Debate

While Oprah's lengthy remarks about her beliefs during Wednesday's curtain call show drew applause from the audience, many Christians remained skeptical.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

House Blocks Funding for Abortion Training

Legislation meant to ensure government funds are not used to pay for abortion training at federally funded health centers has passed in the House, Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Ariz. Shooting Spree Suspect Incompetent for Trial

The decision by U.S. District Judge Larry Burns means 21-year-old Jared Lee Loughner will be sent to a federal facility for up to four months.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Man Reunited with Class Ring After 70 Years

After more than seven decades, a 90-year-old man was recently reunited with his high school class ring.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

John Edwards Faces Possible Criminal Charges

John Edwards is facing possible criminal charges over alleged violations of campaign finance laws.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Obama, Cameron Commit to Stopping Libya's Gadhafi

President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron vowed Wednesday to keep the pressure on Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi.

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

P.A.: Netanyahu Address a 'Declaration of War'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is 'not a man of peace,' according to Palestinian Authority chief negotiator Saeb Erekat.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

AAA: Gas Prices Won't Hurt Memorial Day Travel

The American Automobile Association predicts gas prices won't stop most people from hitting the road this Memorial Day.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

The Brody File: The GOP 'Implosion Factor'

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News looks at the possible political landmines ahead for the 2012 GOP presidential candidates.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Israel Draws Bipartisan Support in Congress

Strong bipartisan support for the state of Israel was on full display during Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's address to Congress Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Dozens of Children Killed in Syrian Unrest

More than 25 children are among the 1,000-plus deaths in Syria since anti-government demonstrations began in the country.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Texas Highlights Historic Pro-Life Sonogram Bill

Texas Gov. Rick Perry held a "ceremonial signing" Tuesday to highlight the purpose of the state's pro-life sonogram legislation.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Israel's Netanyahu Stands Firm on Border Issue

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel cannot return to the "indefensible" 1967 lines.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Volcanic Ash Disrupts Flights to Scotland

An ash cloud from the eruption of Iceland's Grímsvötn volcano caused several airlines to ground flights in and out of Scotland on Tuesday morning.

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

P.A. Prime Minister Suffers Heart Attack in U.S.

Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad suffered a heart attack on Sunday while in the United States to attend his son's graduation.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Group Warns CA Parents of Harvey Milk Teachings

A pro-family group in California is calling on parents of public school students to protest events for "Harvey Milk Day," which honors the slain gay rights activist.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Pro-Israel Leaders Launch TV Campaign

A pro-Israel coalition is raising awareness of the possible attacks Israel would face if a peace deal with Palestine was based on 1967 borders.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Christian Doctor Investigated for Jesus Talk

Dr. Richard Scott told a 24-year-old man that Jesus could give him comfort and strength. Now, he's facing investigation by a medical council.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Seniors Hold Prayer Despite Atheist's Threats

Openly atheist graduate Damon Fowler complained to the superintendent about the traditional prayer and threatened to contact the American Civil Liberties Union.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Christmas Lights Tradition Started 60 Years Ago

During the Christmas season, many neighborhoods become wonderlands with many arrays of Christmas lights and decorations displayed on houses.

Monday, May 23, 2011

Israeli FM: People Support Netanyahu's Stance

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's stance reflects 'most of Israeli society.'

Monday, May 23, 2011

El Al Makes Successful Emergency Landing

An El Al 777 passenger jet returned to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport after discovering a problem with the airliner's wheel.

Monday, May 23, 2011

It's Official: Pawlenty Announces GOP 2012 Bid

Republican Tim Pawlenty offered a sneak peek Sunday at his presidential kickoff.

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Obama Clarifies Israel Border Comments to AIPAC

While addressing the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Obama tried to alleviate concerns that his administration was changing its stance on Israel.

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Iran Arrests 30 Alleged U.S. Spies

Iran announced the arrest of 30 'spies' connected with an alleged Central Intelligence Agency spy network that spanned several countries.

Friday, May 20, 2011

Protestors Debate Israel Outside White House

While President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu discussed American policy on Israel, dozens of demonstrators gathered outside.

Friday, May 20, 2011

Tax Breaks Approved for Bible Theme Park

The Kentucky Tourism Development Finance Authority awarded $50 million in tax breaks on Thursday to Ark Encounter after a three-month study.

Friday, May 20, 2011

Pawlenty to Announce 2012 Run Monday

Former Minn. Gov. Tim Pawlenty is headed to Iowa, the leading caucus state for the 2012 election, where he will formally declare his run for president.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

U.S. Sees Rise in Alcohol, Drug Addicts Over 50

Older Americans are increasingly seeking treatment for drug and alcohol dependence, according to recent numbers released by the U.S. government.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Wis. Man Remains Healthy Despite Big Mac Habit

A Wisconsin man's doctors are baffled by his healthy medical condition after he recently ate his 25,000th Big Mac.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Divorce on the Decline, Census Reveals

After years of increases in the divorce rate, more Americans who get married are staying married.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

First Endeavour Space Walk Cut Short

Two astronauts completed the first space walk of shuttle Endeavour's final mission Friday to install antennas and routing cables.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Obama Judicial Pick Defeated by GOP

Senate Republicans handed President Barack Obama his first major nomination defeat Thursday, by blocking the appointment of liberal law professor Goodwin Liu.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Obama Switching Lanes on Israel?

President Barack Obama suggested Thursday that a Palestinian state based on Israel's 1967 borders would be best for peace negotiations.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Police Issue Warnings to Hagee Sermon Protestors

Several protestors disrupted a sermon pastor John Hagee devoted to Israel Sunday, throwing pamphlets and yelling pro-Palestinian slogans.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Gingrich's White House Run Off to Rocky Start

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is facing unexpected opposition as he gets his presidential campaign off the ground.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Netanyahu Says Abbas ''Grossly Distorting History'

An op-ed in Monday's New York Times by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas spurred a response by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Closed Egyptian Churches Could Reopen

The new Egyptian government says it will consider reopening churches that were shut down by former President Hosni Mubarak.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Ireland Bomb Scare Doesn't Rattle Queen

England's Queen Elizabeth made her first trip to Ireland Tuesday, but not before a bomb squad was called to diffuse an explosive device before her arrival.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Stephen Hawking: Heaven is Just a 'Fairy Story'

British physicist Stephen Hawking, who says he does not believe in God, also said the notion of heaven is a 'fairy story.' But eyewitnesses claim otherwise.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Glenn Beck Announces Jerusalem Rally

Conservative talk show host Glenn Beck announced plans for a rally in Jerusalem in August, which he's calling "Restore Courage."

Monday, May 16, 2011

Student Heads to Prom Thanks to Facebook

Administrators at Shelton High School have decided to let senior James Tate go to prom, despite him breaking school rules to post an elaborate invitation to his date.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Milwaukee Considers Allowing Backyard Chickens

As natural disasters and rising oil prices lead to increased inflation, larger cities like Milwaukee, Wis., are considering allowing backyard food alternatives.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Young Boy Says Prayer Helped Him Beat Cancer

A 10-year-old boy is crediting the power of prayer for surviving brain cancer, after doctors had given him a 10-15 percent chance of living.

Monday, May 16, 2011

'Bionic Legs' Helps Man Walk to Get Diploma

Crossing the stage to receive a college diploma is a big moment for many. But for one California student, the diploma wasn't the biggest accomplishment -- it was walking across the stage to get it.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Israeli Deputy FM: Remember the Real 'Nakba'

Deputy FM Danny Ayalon said the 'real Nakba" took place when 'Jews in Arab countries were stripped of their citizenship, relieved of their assets and expelled.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Iran, Hezbollah Condemn Israel's 'Crimes'

Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi and Hezbollah chief Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah condemned Israel's response to the 'Nakba.'

Monday, May 16, 2011

Israel Files U.N. Complaint against Syria, Lebanon

Israel's U.N. delegation filed an official complaint with the U.N. Security Council against Syria and Lebanon.

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Graham 'Grateful' to be Home after Hospital Stay

The Rev. Billy Graham was back at his North Carolina home Sunday after being hospitalized for five days with pneumonia.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Rep. Ron Paul Joins GOP Presidential Run

Anti-war Texas Rep. Ron Paul announced Friday on ABC's "Good Morning America" that he's seeking the nomination for the 2012 Republican ticket.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Persecution Mounts against China's Shouwang Church

More than a dozen house church leaders in China are calling on government officials to do more to ensure religious freedom in their country.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Egypt May Reopen Closed Churches

Egyptian leaders are evaluating churches on a case by case basis. They are also talking about granting equality to Christians who want to build churches.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Film Critic Offers Tips for a 'Family' Movie Night

Focus on the Family movie critic Bob Waliszewski offered some helpful tips on the best way to have family movie night.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Consumer Prices Up, But Not For Long

Consumers paid more for gas and food in April, pushing inflation to its highest level in two and a half years.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Congressmen Urge Turkey to Stop Gaza Flotilla

U.S. congressmen urged Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to stop this year's flotilla to Gaza.

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Three Dead in NATO Air Strike in Libya

Three died as NATO planes struck Moammar Gadhafi's compound in Tripoli.

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Obama Talks Immigration at Hispanic Prayer Event

President Obama told church leaders at this year's National Hispanic Prayer Breakfast Thursday that immigration reform was a "moral imperative."

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Pro-Life Dem Demands Apology Over Abortion Bill

On April 21, Rep. Daphne Campbell crossed party lines to defend the bill that would require ultrasounds be given before abortion procedures.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Fired Christian Weather Man 'Doesn't Regret Actions'

Jack Church, the chief meteorologist at KERO-TV, recently objected to a story airing on the station about the success of local strip clubs.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

USS George H.W. Bush Makes Maiden Voyage

The Navy's newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier shoved off Wednesday morning for its first combat deployment.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Rubio, Lieberman Urge Political Move Against Syria

Sens. Marco Rubio and Joe Lieberman want fellow lawmakers to pass a resolution putting the U.S. clearly on the side of Syria's protest movement.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

The Brody File: 'Teavangelicals' for President?

CBN News talks with three major power players within the evangelical and Tea Party political movements -- Jenny Beth Martin, Amy Kremer and Ralph Reed.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Microsoft Makes Big Deal to Buy Skype

Microsoft has announced it will spend $8.5 billion to buy the Internet phone service Skype, one of the largest deals in the computer giant's history.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Obama's Immigration Push: Sincere or All Politics?

Experts say Congress won't pass immigration legislation. Some view Tuesday's speech in Texas as Obama's attempt to get the Hispanic vote for the 2012 elections.

Monday, May 09, 2011

Clinton Warns of Impending Food Crisis

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is warning that unless something is done to hold down rising global food prices, the consequences will be "grave."

Monday, May 09, 2011

Military Reviewing Limits on Home School Recruits

The HSLDA is urging U.S. military officials to adjust the Armed Forces recruiting policy so that more home schoolers can enlist.

Monday, May 09, 2011

Gingrich Announces Presidential Run on Twitter

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gignrich has officially started his run for presidency, making the announcement in a Twitter post Wednesday.

Sunday, May 08, 2011

Muslims, Christians Clash, Cairo Church Torched

Relations between Egypt's Muslims and Christians degenerated to a new low Sunday after riots overnight left 12 people dead and a church burned.

Friday, May 06, 2011

King James Version Still Reliable?

Dr. Randall Pannell, dean of Regent University School of Divinity, spoke to CBN News about how reliable the New King James translation is for today's world.

Friday, May 06, 2011

Gas Prices Could Fall as Oil Prices Plunge

Oil prices continued to plunge on Friday as crude oil slipped to nearly $97 a barrel. Experts predict the high fuel prices may have peaked and will slowly drop in coming days.

Friday, May 06, 2011

New Jobs Added, Unemployment Rate Still Rising

The newest unemployment report shows employers added more than 244,000 jobs last month, the third straight month of solid gains. However, the unemployment rate continued to climb.

Thursday, May 05, 2011

Lawmaker's 'Gay is Holy' Argument Goes Viral

A Minnesota lawmaker is under scrutiny for pro-homosexual remarks he gave before a house panel arguing that being gay is "godly and holy."

Thursday, May 05, 2011

Workers Enter Japan Nuke Reactor Building

For the first time since the 9.0-magnitude earthquake on March 11, workers entered one of the buildings at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex.

Thursday, May 05, 2011

White House: Obama, Netanyahu to Meet May 20

President Barack Obama will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday, May 20, the White House announced on Thursday.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011

David Wilkerson's Son Urges Prayer for His Mother

On Wednesday, doctors worked to repair a broken hip Rev. David Wilkerson's wife, Gwen Wilkerson, suffered during the accident that killed her husband.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011

Hackers Use Bin Laden Link to Spread Viruses

Fake links claiming to take Internet users to photos and videos of Osama bin Laden's body are spreading throughout cyber space.

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Should Christians Rejoice over Bin Laden's Death?

The killing of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has sparked celebration around the world. But is it good for Christians to rejoice over the demise of their enemy?

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Election Gives Canadian Conservatives Majority Vote

Canada's political landscape could change now that conservatives have gained more seats in Parliament.

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Stak on Terror: The Terrorist Next Door

CBN News takes a look at the growing problem of homegrown terrorism and why Americans should be concerned not only about extremists abroad, but also at home.

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Man Shaves 9/11 Beard After Bin Laden's Death

A Washington state teacher marked the death of Osama bin Laden by shaving a beard he'd grown since the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Abortion Funding Vote Expected Wednesday

The U.S. House of Representatives will vote Wednesday on whether to permanently ban federal funding of abortion.

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Netanyahu: Lessons from Holocaust Yet Unlearned

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the world still has not learned the lessons from the Holocaust.

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

P. Parenthood Office Seeks to Stop Defunding Bill

Planned Parenthood of Indiana will fight a new measure to cut off funding to the state's abortion providers by seeking an injunction to stop the bill from becoming law.

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Intentional Levee Break Destroys Farmland

Army Engineers intentionally blew a levee holding back floodwaters in Missouri late Monday, sacrificing thousands of acres of farmland to save a nearby town.

Monday, May 02, 2011

Death of a Terrorist: Al Qaeda After Bin Laden

CBN News outlines what Osama bin Laden's death could mean for the fight against terror, U.S. troops in the Middle East and everyday citizens at home.

Monday, May 02, 2011

Ayman Al-Zawahiri: Bin Laden's Successor?

One of the world's most intense manhunts has come to an end with the death of Osama bin Laden.

Monday, May 02, 2011

Waterboarding Torture Controversy Resurfaces

There are reports that 9/11 conspirator Khalid Sheikh Mohammed provided some of the vital information that led to locating bin Laden.

Monday, May 02, 2011

What's Next for the War on Terror?

What's next for the war? Al Qaeda is already promising retaliation, and there's also the question of whether a new leader for the terrorist group will emerge.

Monday, May 02, 2011

Bin Laden's Death Met With Fear of Retaliation

Law enforcement agencies across the country, including the cities of Los Angeles and New York are adding extra security measures following the death of Osama bin Laden.

Monday, May 02, 2011

Report: Sharp Decline in Mideast Free Press

Freedom House reported a sharp decline of press freedoms in Arab countries in the Middle East and North Africa.

Monday, May 02, 2011

U.S. State Dep't. Issues Travel Alert

The U.S. State Department issued a worldwide travel alert following the assassination of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden.

Monday, May 02, 2011

Army Corps Prepares to Blow Up Mo. Levee

The Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to blow up a levee on the Missouri side of the Mississippi River, a move that will flood the town of Cairo, Il.

Sunday, May 01, 2011

Gadhafi's Youngest Son Killed in Air Strike

Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi survived a NATO airstrike that killed his youngest son and three of his grandchildren.

Friday, April 29, 2011

Court Allows Federal Funding of Stem Cell Research

A federal appeals court ruled Friday that taxpayer dollars can be used to fund embryonic stem cell research.

Friday, April 29, 2011

Trump Uses Bad Language in Foreign Policy Speech

What happens in Vegas stay in Vegas, right? Not for possible presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Friday, April 29, 2011

The Royal Wedding: Why We Are Fascinated

What's the world's fascination with the British monarchy?  Anglican church expert David Virtue says the behavior stems from a "culture of celebrity."

Friday, April 29, 2011

NASA Delays Endeavour's Last Launch

NASA decided to cancel the shuttle's scheduled Friday afternoon launch due to a technical problem with a heater.

 

Friday, April 29, 2011

Muslim Brotherhood Backs Syrian Protesters

The Muslim Brotherhood issued a statement Friday encouraging Syrian protesters to press on with their demonstrations.

Friday, April 29, 2011

IAEA Confirms Syrian Nuclear Site

Nearly five years after Israeli warplanes bombed a site in the Syrian desert, the IAEA confirmed that the destroyed facility was a covertly built Syrian nuclear reactor.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Pending Home Sales Up, Market Still Down

More Americans signed contracts to buy homes last month but analysts say it's still not enough to signal a rebound in the housing market.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

First Lady Obama Shares 'Favorites' with Kids

On "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," kids got to meet First Lady Obama and ask questions about her "favorite things" and life at the White House.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Deadly Morocco Blast Possibly a Terrorist Attack

Moroccan officials are trying to determine if a massive explosion that killed more than a dozen people at a café in Marrakech was an act of terrorism.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Legacy of Faith: Pastor David Wilkerson

Pastor David Wilkerson, who many consider to be a hero of the faith, has been a guest on "The 700 Club" several times. Watch those appearances and more here.

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Afghan Officer Opens Fire, Kills Nine Americans

A senior Afghan military pilot opened fire at Kabul airport on Wednesday, killing eight U.S. soldiers and an American civilian contractor.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Law Compromises Purpose of Pregnancy Centers

The law requires crisis pregnancy centers to disclose whether they provide abortions, emergency contraception and prenatal care.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Senator Disagrees with UN Palestinian State

Sen. Lindsey Graham said Wednesday that a United Nations declaration of a Palestinian State would do "more harm than good."

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

PlayStation Hack May Mean Big Trouble for Sony

Millions of users on the PlayStation Network may have had their credit card data and other personal information stolen in a massive security breach.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Gaza 'Anniversary' Flotilla Postponed

Organizers of a multi-vessel flotilla planning to set sail on the anniversary of last year's confrontation off the Israeli coast have postponed the event to mid-June.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

No More Secrets? Bernanke to Meet the Press

In a bid for greater transparency, the Federal Reserve chairman is scheduled to hold  the first press conference in the central bank's 98-year history.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

'Armed Gang' Attacks Egypt-Israel Gas Pipeline

Egyptian authorities shut down the main source of natural gas to the pipeline supplying Israel, Jordan and Syria on Wednesday.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Syria Opposition Demands Reforms, Vows Protests

Opposition activists seeking to overthrow Syrian President al-Assad warned that unless the embattled leader transitions to a democracy, they will break his regime.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

The Brody File: Elephant in the Room - Part 2

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News takes an in-depth look at the presidential possibilities of Rick Santorum.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Egyptians Mixed Over Role of Islam in New Gov't

A new poll says most Egyptians are optimistic about their country's future, but don't want an incoming government that strays from the principles of the Koran.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

On Tape: Iraq War Vet Survives Shocking Crash

An Iraq war veteran who recently survived a dramatic motorcycle accident caught on tape said it's hard to believe he's survived so much.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Ron Luce: How Parents Can Manage 'Teen Mania'

Summer break is quickly approaching, meaning many teens will have a lot of extra time on their hands. Ron Luce offers tips on how parents can keep their kids on track.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Poll: Most Egyptians Would End Peace with Israel

Results of a Pew Research Center poll released Monday showed that 54 percent of Egyptians favor annulling the 1979 peace treaty with Israel.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Hamas Threatens Israel with More Kidnappings

Hamas said it's "planning more kidnappings in the future," al-Risalah, the terror group's weekend newspaper reported on Sunday.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

State Dept. Urges Americans to Leave Syria

U.S. State Department issued a warning urging Americans to leave Syria while commercial flights are still available.

Monday, April 25, 2011

More Churchgoers Detained on Easter in Beijing

At least 30 Christians in China were detained while attending church service on Easter. Two weeks prior, nearly 200 members were also taken into custody.

Monday, April 25, 2011

White House Easter Egg Roll Sets New Record

A record 30,000 parents and children gathered across the White House South Lawn Monday for the annual Easter egg roll.

Monday, April 25, 2011

Police Arrest Colo. Mall Bomb Suspect

Police arrested 65-year-old Earl Albert Moore Tuesday for allegedly trying to bomb a Colorado shopping mall near Columbine High School.

Monday, April 25, 2011

Syria Violence Continues, Sanctions Possible

Witnesses say members of the Syrian army shot and killed 11 protestors Monday.  Now, the White House is considering sanctions.

Monday, April 25, 2011

High Court Rejects Quick Review of Health Law

Virginia's attorney general, a leading opponent of the law, said he was disappointed but not surprised by the court's decision.

 

Monday, April 25, 2011

German 700 Club Touches Internet Viewers

The German 700 Club is reaching beyond its home country to other European nations, including Austria and Switzerland.

Monday, April 25, 2011

Graham: Mideast Crisis 'Sign of End Times'

"I believe we are in the latter days of this age, whether it's the last thousand years, last hundred years or last six months I don't know," Rev. Franklin Graham said.

Monday, April 25, 2011

WikiLeaks Releases Classified Gitmo Files

The files provide assessments of all 780 terror suspects who've passed through the detention facility, including alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed.

Sunday, April 24, 2011

Giffords Cleared to Attend Husband's Launch

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has the okay to travel to Cape Canaveral this week to watch her husband Mark Kelly lift off in space shuttle Endeavour.

Sunday, April 24, 2011

P.A. Policeman Kills One Israeli, Injures Four

A P.A. policeman opened fire on Orthodox Jews who had prayed at Joseph's Tomb early Sunday, killing one and injuring four others.

Friday, April 22, 2011

Easter at the Garden Tomb in Jerusalem

Each year, worshippers gather at the holy site for Easter sunrise service to remember Christ's sacrifice.

Friday, April 22, 2011

Gov. Rick Perry Asks Texans to Pray for Rain

Texas Gov. Rick Perry issued an official proclamation Thursday asking "Texans of all faiths and traditions" to pray for rain.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

ABC News Apologizes for Misleading Pastor Video

ABC News issued a public apology four years after airing a misleading video segment about pastor Frederick K.C. Price, founder of Crenshaw Christian Center.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

'Resurrection Dance' Spreads to Other Countries

Believers on five continents are organizing their own "Resurrection dances" based off the popular Easter celebration by a Hungarian church last year.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Bomb Found in Mall Near Columbine High

A mall near the site of the Columbine High School massacre has resumed operations after someone tried to detonate a bomb inside the shopping center.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Prayer Vigil Held for Missing TN Woman

Thousands of people gathered for a candlelight vigil to mark one week since 20-year-old Holly Bobo disappeared.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Study: Media Praise Earth Day, Attack Easter

Researchers found that nearly two-thirds of all Easter stories were negative.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Roots of Easter, What it Means Today

CBN News' panel of experts discussed how Easter began and how the resurrection of Jesus changed our lives forever.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Huge Bomb Found Near Indonesia Church

Nineteen terror suspects were arrested in Indonesia Thursday in relation to a bomb that was found buried next to a church outside capital city of Jakarta.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Expert Blames High Gas Prices on Falling Dollar

Analyst Richard Hastings told CNBC that one reason gas prices are rising is because the dollar is depreciating.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Utah Asks High Court to Hear Crosses Case

Utah is asking the Supreme Court to decide whether 14 memorial crosses can be placed along highways to honor state troopers killed in the line of duty.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Two Photojournalists Killed in Libya

A British and American photojournalist were killed Wednesday in the western, rebel-held city of Misrata as they were covering Libya's civil war.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Tim Keller: Christ, Grace and the 'King's Cross'

Pastor Tim Keller talks about his new book, titled King's Cross: The Story of the World in the Life of Jesus, which explores Christ's life as told in the Gospel of Mark.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

'Hero' Brother Saves Sister with Movie CPR

Tristin Saghin is being called a hero after he rescued his sister from drowning in the family pool. He said he learned what to do by watching "Black Hawk Down."

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Japan Plans to Limit Access to Evacuation Zone

Japanese authorities are attempting to enforce a strict ban on residents entering the evacuation zone around the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Motorcycle Gunmen Open Fire on Yemen Protestors

Gunmen on motorcycles attacked demonstrators in Yemen Wednesday, killing one person and injuring several others.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

End of an Era: Fidel Castro Steps Down

For the first time in more than 50 years, Fidel Castro does not hold a position in the Cuban government.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Operation Blessing Joins Mayo Clinic to Treat Haiti

Operation Blessing is working with a team from the Mayo Clinic to improve the health of Haitians still struggling after last year's devastating earthquake.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Geithner: U.S. Will Not Lose Top Credit Rating

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is trying to reassure Wall Street the U.S. will not lose it triple-A credit rating.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

NASA Preparing for Next-to-Last Launch

The next-to-the-last space shuttle mission will be led by astronaut Mark Kelly, husband of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

U.S.: Palestinian U.N. Bid Not Good

U.S. State Department spokesman said the Palestinian National Authority's plan to seek U.N. approval for statehood is not "a good idea."

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Saudi Charged with Spying for Hamas

A Saudi national holding Australian and Jordanian passports has been indicted for spying for Hamas.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror: Middle East on Fire

CBN News examines a chilling video produced by the Iranain regime claiming the Islamic messiah, or Mahdi, will soon appear.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Arizona Governor Rejects 'Birther Bill'

Gov. Brewer vetoed a bill that would've required President Obama and other presidential candidates to prove their citizenship, calling the legislation 'a bridge too far.'

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Supreme Court Hears Second Climate Change Case

The U.S. Supreme Court is considering the question of who should have the power to order utility companies to cut their greenhouse gas emissions.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Survivors, Family Remember Oklahoma City Bombing

Hundreds of people gathered at the site of the Oklahoma City bombing Tuesday to honor and remember victims of the attack 16 years ago.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Nathan Tasker's "Home" Album Due This May

Singer and songwriter Nathan Tasker is gearing up for the release of his new album, “Home.”

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Scientist: Last Supper Date Mystery Solved

Many Christians worldwide have long celebrated Jesus' Last Supper on what is known as Maundy Thursday.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Workers Pump Radioactive Water from Japan Plant

Japanese technicians have taken a key step in helping stabilize the crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi power plant.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

N. Carolina Faces Huge Price Tag in Storm Cleanup

North Carolina residents are facing a massive cleanup in the wake of the worst tornado outbreak in nearly 30 years

Monday, April 18, 2011

Baby Miraculously Survives Tornado

Family members of a 3-month-old baby say it's a miracle that he survived being stripped from a relative's hands during the recent string of tornados.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Need a Vacation? Rent a Country

While most people rent hotels rooms or even houses when they vacation, now there's another option -- renting a country.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Search Continues for Missing TN Woman

A small Tennessee community is continuing to search and pray for the rescue of 20-year-old Holly Bobo, a young nursing student who went missing last Wednesday.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Car Bombs Mark Deadly Day in Baghdad

Two car bombs ripped though central Baghdad Monday, killing at least nine people including five Iraqi soldiers. Twenty-three others were wounded.

Monday, April 18, 2011

FAA Releases New 'Nap Proof' Air Traffic Rules

The new standards are in response to several recent incidents involving air traffic controllers caught sleeping while on duty.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Members OK after Twister Crushes SC Church

Church member Craig Robinson said he began to pray when he heard the twister approach.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Match.com to Begin Screening for Sex Offenders

The news comes after a California woman sued the company, saying she was sexually assaulted by another Match.com user.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Tea Party Holds Tax Day Rallies

Tea Party members held rallies across the nation on Sunday to protest high taxes and big government.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Egypt's Christians Flee amid Islamic Threat

Egypt's Christians are looking for ways to leave the country over concerns radical Muslims are gaining power in wake of President Hosni Mubarak's ouster.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Homeless Man Charged with Starting Austin Fires

Authorities in Austin, Texas, say strong winds and extremely dry conditions caused a homeless man's cooking campfire to spread across 100 acres.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Robot Detects High Radiation in Japan Reactors

Japanese nuclear officials said readings from a robot from inside the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant showed radiation levels too high to allow workers inside.

Sunday, April 17, 2011

Ghadhafi's Forces Shell Ajdabiya

Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi's troops shelled rebel forces in the eastern city of Ajdabiya on Sunday, forcing the rebels to retreat.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Chinese Christians Released from Custody

Chinese authorities have released more than 100 churchgoers arrested for worshipping in a public park.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Author: Recession a 'Wake-Up Call' for Church

The U.S. is seeing the toughest economic times since the Great Depression. Some may wonder -- is God trying to tell us something?

Friday, April 15, 2011

La. Governor Supports Ten Commandments Monument

A bill to place a Ten Commandments monument at Louisiana's Capitol in Baton Rouge has received backing from Gov. Bobby Jindal.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Turkey to Israel: Flotilla Not Our 'Concern'

Turkey rebuffed Israel's request to help stop another provocative flotilla planning to breach the naval blockade of the Gaza Strip.

Friday, April 15, 2011

DOMA Hearing Begins as Gay Bills Reintroduced

The 'Defending Marriage' hearing is set to take place before the House Friday. This comes as key gay rights bill are being re-introduced in Congress.

Friday, April 15, 2011

U.S. Senate to U.N.: Cancel Goldstone Report

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution Thursday calling on the United Nations to cancel the Goldstone Report.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Deadly Tornado Whips Through Oklahoma

A powerful tornado that struck after dark killed at least two people in a small Oklahoma town, the Medical Examiner's Office confirmed.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Italian Peace Activist Killed in Gaza

An inter-Palestinian dispute between the Iranian-backed Hamas and an al-Qaeda-linked group ended in the murder of an Italian peace activist.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Calif. Bill Could Put Homosexual History in Schools

California is one step closer to passing a bill that would allow achievements of the homosexual community to be included in its social studies textbooks.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Appeals Court Overturns National Day of Prayer Ban

A federal appeals court has decided to throw out last year's ruling that declared the National Day of Prayer unconstitutional.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Chief Resigns over Sleeping Air Traffic Controllers

A top official with the Federal Aviation Administration resigned Thursday amid the administration's embarrassment over sleeping air traffic controllers.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Bill Highlights Military Sexual Assault Issue

A bill protecting the legal rights of victims of sexual assault in the military was introduced in the House, Wednesday.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Theatre Offers Movies for Special Needs Children

Chunky's Cinema Pub is screening the movies so kids who wouldn't normally get the chance to go to the movies are able to have the experience.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Philly Condom Campaign Targets Pre-Teens

Many parents in Philadelphia are outraged over a new condom campaign targeting kids as young as 11.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Budget Deficit: Will Obama's Plan Work?

As Congress battles out a deficit reducing plan, many Americans are wondering which party's plan will put the U.S. back on the road to financial health.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Bank of America: Brit Oil Prices Could hit $160

Bank of America Merrill Lynch predicts there's a 30 percent chance British oil could reach $140 - perhaps even $160 a barrel, next year.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Mideast Christians Facing Increased Threats

Many believers in the Middle East fear the rapid changes taking place in the region will result in violence against them.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Ashley Judd Joins Human Trafficking Fight

Sexual abuse is a topic that Judd takes personally, and she says fighting the sex trade is her true calling in life.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Spring Spheres? Teacher Renames 'Easter Eggs'

A third grade teacher in Seattle, Wash., has renamed Easter eggs to make them less offensive, according to a student volunteer at her school.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

UN: Palestinians Ready for Their Own State

The U.N. report states it will be hard Palestinians to make progress toward a state because of Israeli occupation in the area.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Egypt's Mubarak, Sons Detained for Questioning

Two-and-a-half months after Egyptian protests toppled the government, former President Hosni Mubarak and his two sons have been detained for questioning.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

The Brody File Show: Elephant in the Room

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News tackles the "elephant in the room" during an exclusive interview with Donald Trump.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Teen Injured by Palestinian Missile 'Extremely Critical'

Daniel Viflic, 16, injured by an anti-tank missile fired at his school bus, is listed as "extremely critical/life threatening."

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

'Soul Surfer's' Carrie Underwood Talks about Faith

The 28-year-old American Idol winner explained that she grew up in the church, so her first acting role wasn't too much of a stretch.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Thousands Saved at Historic Vietnam Rally

Public rallies in Vietnam could signal a new openness for the church in a country long criticized for persecuting believers.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Ivory Coast's Ouattara: All Fighters Must Disarm

Leaders allied with the new the president say their country's nightmare is over.  But others are concerned that deep divisions remain and more tough times lay ahead.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

American Support for Israel Remains Strong

The latest poll by the Washington-based Israel Project showed most Americans support the Jewish state.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

IDF Continues Gaza Humanitarian Aid amid Attacks

In March, the IDF oversaw 3,656 tractor trailer truckloads of food and medical supplies into Gaza via the Kerem Shalom crossing.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Court Won't Lift Stay on Ariz. Immigration Law

A federal appeals court on Monday upheld a decision by a district court judge to block major parts of Arizona's immigration law.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Egyptian Blogger Sentenced to Three Years

A military tribunal in Egypt sentenced a blogger to three years in prison for criticizing the army.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Mitt Romney Announces Presidential Bid

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney formally announced his presidential bid, Monday, saying it's time to restore America's greatness.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Song Artist Laura Story Debuts 'Blessings' CD

As the title of Laura Story's new CD suggests, the Dove Award winning artist's life has been filled with blessings. It's also had its challenges.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Iowa Tornado Devastates Town

Officials in Mapleton, Iowa, said it will take months to recover from the tornado that destroyed about 100 homes and displaced nearly half of the town's 1,200 residents.

Monday, April 11, 2011

France Imposes Stiff Penalties for Islamic Veils

A new law banning the Islamic face veil in public took effect in France on Monday.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Giant Asteroid Flyby Due in November

Asteroid 2005 YU55, which measures 1,300 feet in diameter, is expected soar within a scant 0.85 lunar distance of Earth on Nov. 8.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Aftershock Rattles Japan on One-Month Mark

Another strong aftershock rattled northeast Japan Monday, exactly one month to the day when a massive 9.0 earthquake and resulting tsunami devastated the nation.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Rising Oil, Gas Prices Could Slow Economic Growth

Rising oil and gas prices are beginning to hurt the U.S. economy, analysts are warning.

Sunday, April 10, 2011

China Police Arrest Churchgoers for Meeting in Park

Chinese authorities have arrested nearly 200 members of one of the largest unregistered churches in the country.

Friday, April 08, 2011

Church of England Prays for Royal Couple

The Church of England has announced its praying for the upcoming royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.

Thursday, April 07, 2011

Chinese Artist Arrested for 'Economic Crimes'

China's most famous artist Ai Weiwei is under investigation for suspected "economic crimes," a catch-all charge meant to discredit those who speak out on human rights.

Thursday, April 07, 2011

Breaking it Down: What a Shutdown Means to You

Read a breakdown of what will happen should the government shut down Friday.

Thursday, April 07, 2011

Boy without Hands Wins Penmanship Award

For one Maine fifth-grader, the art of letter writing has become a passion that's inspiring others.

Thursday, April 07, 2011

Palestinian Rockets Target Israeli School Bus

Southern Israeli communities came under a rocket and mortar shell barrage on Thursday afternoon, critically injuring a 16-year-old boy and wounding others.

Thursday, April 07, 2011

Palestinian Terror Attacks Increase in March

The Shin Bet's monthly summary revealed a significant increase in Palestinian terror attacks in March.

Thursday, April 07, 2011

White House Dismisses Gadhafi's Personal Plea

The White House issued an official response to a three-page personal letter to the president from Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011

Libya Rebel: NATO 'Too Slow' on Airstrikes

NATO's airstrikes allowed Libya's rebels to push back against Moammar Gadhafi's troops. Now they say the strikes aren't coming fast enough.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011

What Mideast Unrest Means for Christianity's Future

George Verwer, founder of Operation Mobilization, shares how recent developments in th Mideast have caused concerned among the region's Christians.

Wednesday, April 06, 2011

Gbagbo's Ivory Coast Home Under Attack

Ivory Coast President Gbagbo's home has again come under fire one day after the incumbent sought to negotiate the terms of his exit with U.N. authorities.

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Wisconsin 'Ground Zero' in Judicial Elections

A judicial watchdog group is calling Wisconsin the "ground zero" of all that's wrong in judicial elections.

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

U.S. Withdrawing Support for Yemen's President

Officials say the U.S. doubts the ability Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh to reform his nation and believes he should eventually be removed from office.

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Egypt to ‘Open New Page’ with Iran

Egypt's new Foreign Minister Nabil al-Arabi said Monday Cairo is ready to "open a new page with Iran" after more than 30 years without diplomatic ties.

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Poll: Majority of U.S. Believe Nuke Power Safe

A new Gallup poll shows Japan's nuclear disaster has done little to sway Americans about the safety of nuclear power. 

Monday, April 04, 2011

Cherry Blossom Festival Lantern Lit in D.C.

The 360-year-old lantern was given to the U.S. as a gift in 1954. The gift was meant to symbolize the peace and friendship between Japan and the United States.

Monday, April 04, 2011

Wildfires Rage across Southwest States

Firefighters are battling wildfires across the southwestern states of Colorado, Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Kansas.

Monday, April 04, 2011

NASA Marks Shuttle Launch Anniversary

Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of NASA's first shuttle flight and the 50th anniversary of man's first journey into space.

Monday, April 04, 2011

Five Christians Tried for Blasphemy in Iran

Five Christians imprisoned in the Iranian city of Shiraz are scheduled to be tried for blasphemy on Monday, according to Christian Solidarity Worldwide.

Saturday, April 02, 2011

Libyan Rebels Advance on Strategic Oil Town

Opposition forces in Libya have been making steady advances in their campaign to take down the regime of Moammar Gadhafi, with the backing of NATO-led airstrikes.

Friday, April 01, 2011

Thousands of Islamists Return to Egypt: What's Next?

Thousands of Islamic leaders are headed back to Egypt after their names were removed from a "wanted" list.  How will they impact the unstable country?

Friday, April 01, 2011

Five Laws of Liberty: A Biblical View of Freedom

Author Scott Hyland says that in order to preserve life and prevent the extinction of our nation, we must embrace the biblically-based 'five laws of liberty.'

Friday, April 01, 2011

Study: Children Inherit Giving Habits from Parents

Parents have major influence on wether their children will grow up to become charitable-minded adults, a new study by Grey Matter Research revealed.

Friday, April 01, 2011

Groups Hail Changes to Pro-Islam Measure

Religious rights advocates are praising Muslim nations for dropping a United Nations resolution that restricted free speech and favored Islam.

Friday, April 01, 2011

Libya's Christians Hope for Change Amid Protests

Christians in Libya hope the revolt against dictator Moammar Gadhafi could result in new freedoms for believers.

Friday, April 01, 2011

Christian News Source Suspended in Iran

A Christian news group in Iran has been suspended after reporters revealed the government seized and burned 600 New Testaments in the city of Salmas.

Friday, April 01, 2011

Violence in Syria Continues to Heighten

At least three anti-government protesters were killed by security forces in Syria Friday, bringing the death toll for this week to 75.

Friday, April 01, 2011

Film Reviews: 'Source Code,' 'Hop,' Hit Big Screen

The new Universal Pictures film "Hop" hits the big screen on Friday - just in time for Easter.

Friday, April 01, 2011

Ohio Anti-Union Law Tougher than Wis. Measure

As the battle to implement a new anti-union law continues in Wisconsin, Ohio Gov. John R. Kasich signed a similar, more stringent measure into law on Thursday.

Friday, April 01, 2011

Highway Deaths at Lowest Level since 1940s

America's highways are getting safer according to new estimates by the Department of Transportation.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Boy:Girl Ratio in India Raises Concerns

A growing gender gap between children in India is sparking "grave concern" among officials that parents who prefer sons are getting abortions.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Safety Group: 'Water Walking' Toys Too Risky

The Consumer Product Safety Commission warns that the increasingly popular water walking balls seen at amusement parks may cause suffocation or drowning.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Group Slams Vietnam as 'Worst Persecutor'

Human Rights Watch is calling on the U.S. State Department to put Vietnam back on the list of the world's worst religious rights violators.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

5th Quarter: Ga. Family Tragedy Inspires Biopic

Losing a child is any parent's worst nightmare. Steve and Maryanne Abbate lived that nightmare when their 15-year-old son Luke was killed in a car accident.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Obama’s Energy Plan Efficiency Questioned

Reaction to President Obama's call for America to import less oil and become more energy independent has been mixed.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Young Boy Saves Both Grandmas from Fire

Fire officials are hailing young Rickie Ventura as a "hero" after he rescued his two grandmothers from a fire in their home.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Mission Uncertain? U.S. Role in Libya, Mideast

Is history repeating in Libya? CBN News’ panel of experts examines the Obama administration's strategy and U.S. involvement there and across the Middle East.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Wisconsin Anti-Union Law Faces New Hurdle

A Wisconsin judge issued a new court order blocking the new law that strips most public employees of their collective bargaining power.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

The Brody File: GOP Presidential Final 4

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News makes picks for the "Presidential Final 4."

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Obama Pitches Plan to Spur Oil, Gas Production

Rising gas prices have forced President Obama to lay out a strategy to increase energy production in the U.S.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Setbacks Mount in Japan at Leaking Nuke Plant

The level of radiation in seawater near Japan’s Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear facility has risen to more than 3,300 times what is normal. 

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Boy Home After Fighting Swine Flu for 480 Days

At one point, little Robert "Boo" Maddox V  had to be put on life support. His hospital stay spanned two birthdays and 10 surgeries.

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

IDF Opens Field Hospital in Japan

A 52-member IDF medical team finished constructing a field hospital near the Japanese village of Minamisanriku Tuesday morning.

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

EU Plans to Ban Cars from Cities by 2050

The goal of the new transportation plan is to cut carbon emissions by 60 percent over the next 40 years.

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Israel's Vice PM: Iran Exporting Terrorism

The upsurge in attacks out of Gaza and the recent deadly bombing of a Jerusalem bus station were not coincidental, according Israel's vice prime minister.

Monday, March 28, 2011

Tween Push Up Bikinis: How Much is Too Much?

Products like the Abercrombie "push-up-triangle" bikini for tweens have many wondering if girls are being pushed to grow up too soon.

Monday, March 28, 2011

Supreme Court Hears Wal-Mart Gender Bias Case

An estimated 1.6 million former and current female employees are suing the retail giant over alleged gender bias in pay and promotions.

Monday, March 28, 2011

Ya'alon: Pal. Authority Bears Blame for Killings

Israel's vice prime minister says the Palestinian Authority's media and educational system contributed to the killing of five members of an Israeli family this month.

Saturday, March 26, 2011

Thousands in Britain Protest Spending Cuts

Up to a half-million people flooded the streets of London Saturday to protest the British government's spending cuts, the toughest made since World War II.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Shots Fired at Protesters in Syria

Witnesses reported hearing heavy gunfire in the city center after crowds set fire to a bronze statue of the country's late president, Hafez Assad.

Friday, March 25, 2011

What is Biblical Beauty?

Throughout her acting career, the world seemed captivated by Elizabeth Taylor's beauty and celebrity.  But how should Christian women reflect on beauty?

Friday, March 25, 2011

Christian Relief Agencies Partner in Japan

This week, Franklin Graham's Samaritan's Purse flew 92 tons of aid into Japan to help victims of this month's earthquake and tsunami.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Will Libyan No-Fly Zone Add to Christians' Woes?

The conflict is raising questions about Western intervention in Muslim nations. Specifically, charges have arisen of a Christian 'crusade' against the Islamic faith.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Treadmill Workstations Bring Fitness to Cubicles

Many studies have shown a healthy person is generally more productive and happier. One California company is putting that theory to the test.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Deadly Super Bug Spreads in So. California

A dangerous drug-resistant bacterium has been spreading among patients in Southern Calif., according to a study by Los Angeles County public health officials.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Va. College Students Fund Food Bank in Niger

A group of Regent University students is working to help fund food banks for families in the African nation of Niger.

Friday, March 25, 2011

NATO Libya Deal Doesn't Mean Quick Exit for U.S.

NATO has agreed to take command of the Libyan no-fly zone this weekend, a goal the Obama administration has sought for days.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Rep. Bachmann Closer to White House Bid?

She hasn't confirmed plans to run, but she may form an exploratory committee as early as May.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Pew Official: Behind the Hispanic Population Boom

U.S. Census officials said the Hispanic population has swelled to 50.5 million over the last decade.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Newly Freed Missionary Ready to Return to Haiti

Before being jailed, Pye worked in Haiti for about eight years. He and his wife run an orphanage in the southern city of Jacmel.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Fire, Bomb Scare Reported at Miami Airport

Firefighters worked overnight to bring a fire at the Miami International Airport under control. Shortly after the fire was brought under control, one of the airports concourses had to be evacuated because of a suspicious package.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Sleeping Air Traffic Controller Suspended

An air traffic control worker who fell asleep on the job at Ronald Reagan National Airport has been suspended.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Underwear Bomber: Detroit Flight was 'Cheapest'

The man behind the foiled 2009 Christmas airline bombing reportedly targeted Detroit because it was the cheapest flight.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Senate Set to Hold Hearings on Muslim Rights

Sen. Richard J. Durbin, D-Ill., the subcommittee's chairman, explained the purpose of the probe is to address the "spike in anti-Muslim bigotry.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Christian School Remembers Elizabeth Taylor

A Christian school in California is remembering Elizabeth Taylor as a generous donor.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Portugal Faces Debt Crisis, Bailout Looms

Portugal's heavy debt resulted in Prime Minister Jose Socrates' resignation due to the country's opposition parties rejecting his proposal to reduce that debt.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Gay Ministry Cries Foul after Apple Yanks App

Christian groups are upset with Apple after the company pulled an app created by Exodus International, a ministry which helps people struggling with homosexuality.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Romney Vows to End 'Obamacare' in U.S.

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has proposed a new way to block the Democratic health care law.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Terror Chiefs Take Cover after Israel Bus Attack

Senior Hamas and Islamic Jihad officials reportedly went underground after Wednesday's bus bombing in Jerusalem.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Congress Questions Obama's Handling of Libya

As NATO ships patrol Libya's coast Thursday, President Obama is facing new pressure from Congress over the America's role and mounting costs.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Gay Marriage Stays on Hold in California

Gay marriages in California won't resume until two courts decide the constitutionality of Proposition 8.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

New Homes Sales Continue to Plunge

New home sales dropped sharply in February, marking the third straight month of declines in the housing market.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Egyptian: Despite Unrest the Gospel will Flourish

Many Christians in Egypt are concerned that members of the Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamists are poised to takeover the unstable country.

 

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Fla. Church Raises $5.6M for Homeless Kids

The CBS News program "60 Minutes" recently featured a segment highlighting the growing number of homeless children in central Florida.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Study: Fiber Lowers Risk of Heart Disease

According to the American Heart Association, people who eat a diet high in fiber when they're young are less likely to have heart problems later in life.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

CBO: Obama Understates Deficits by $2.3 Trillion

A new estimate from the Congressional Budget Office said the White House has underestimated future deficits by $2.3 trillion over 10 years.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Deadly Bombing Rocks Jerusalem Bus Stop

Terror returned to the streets of Jerusalem for the first time in years on Wednesday when abomb exploded near a bus stop, killing one person and wounding dozens.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

A Year Later: GOP Vows to Torpedo Health Law

Republican lawmakers say the law has cost too much and hurts small businesses.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

S.D. Gov Signs 3-Day Abortion Wait into Law

Gov. Dennis Daugaard, R-S.D., has signed a law requiring women to wait three days before having an abortion, which is the longest waiting period in America.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Japan Tap Water Tainted, Nuke Scare Continues

Japanese officials expressed concerns about the quality of Tokyo's drinking water Wednesday, as workers continued to face an uphill battle containing leaks at a local nuclear plant.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror: Jihad on Campus

CBN News takes a look at one of the largest Islamic organizations in America and why it's being called a "gateway to jihad."

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

American Teacher Among Japan Disaster Victims

Authorities have identified the first known American victim of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

IDF Targets Terror Camp, Smuggling Tunnels

Israeli aircraft targeted the terror infrastructure in the Gaza Strip "in response to the barrage of mortar shells.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Israel Complains to U.N. Security Council

At the direction of Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, Israeli U.N. Ambassador Meron Reuben submitted the following complaint to the Security Council.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Palin Dines with Netanyahu During Israel Trip

Palin wrapped up her two-day visit to Israel with dinner at Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's official residence in Jerusalem.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Hamas Rejects U.N. Holocaust Classes in Gaza

Hamas officials have rejected a plan by UNRWA to teach Arab children in the Gaza Strip about the Holocaust.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Pro-Lifers Mobilize Against Planned Parenthood

A coalition of pro-life groups is pressuring members of Congress this week to end funding for Planned Parenthood.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Court Orders Mental Evaluation of Giffords' Assailant

A federal judge in Phoenix on Monday ordered a mental evaluation of Jared Lee Loughner, indicted for the Jan. 8 shooting rampage in Tucson.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Baby Joseph Gets Requested Surgery in the U.S.

The parents of a terminally ill baby boy who was refused treatment because of rules under Canada's health care system can now take him home.

Monday, March 21, 2011

New NCAA Wrestling Champ Born with One Leg

An Arizona State University wrestler is the new national champion for his weight class -- and he won it all with only one leg.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Pawlenty to Seek 2012 Republican Nomination

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty has formally announced his interest in the the 2012 presidential race.

Monday, March 21, 2011

U.S. Army Apologizes for Shocking Photographs

The United States military apologized publicly, Monday, for graphic pictures released of American troops posing by the bodies of dead Afghan civilians.

Monday, March 21, 2011

WWII Survivor Seeks to Thank U.S. Soldiers

A man who struggled to survive in Germany during World War II wants to thank three soldiers who helped him over 50 years ago.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Pastor-Turned-Author: 'Break Free from Debt'

Pastor Deforest Soaries was trapped in what he calls "financial slavery." But once he acknowledged his money problems, he set out to fix them.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Oil, Food Prices Continue to Skyrocket

The ongoing turmoil in the Middle East is keeping oil prices high and that's having an impact on gasoline prices in the U.S.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Palestinian Rocket Hits Ashkelon

Palestinian terrorists in the Gaza Strip fired a Grad-type Katyusha rocket at the coastal city of Ashkelon on Sunday evening.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Gadhafi Forces Quiet After Libya Strikes

The attacks included some of the heaviest firepower in the U.S. arsenal, including long-range bombers that were designed for the Cold War.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Radiation-Tainted Food Serious Problem for Japan

The World Health Organization says Japanese produce tainted by radiation may pose a more serious problem than originally thought.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Top Nuclear Expert: Japan Reactor 'Stabilizing'

A top U.S. nuclear regulator had calming words today for those worried about the six nuclear plants damaged by Japan's massive earthquake and tsunami.

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Israel Responds to Mortar Barrage in the South

Israel Defense Forces targeted the terror infrastructure in the Gaza Strip on Saturday after Palestinians fired more than 50 mortar shells on southern Israel.

Friday, March 18, 2011

Elementary Students Ingest Cocaine at School

Fourth-graders at a public elementary school in Washington, D.C., are recovering after ingesting cocaine during school hours.

Friday, March 18, 2011

Operation Blessing, Others Help in Japan Despite Risk

Despite the risk of radiation exposure, some aid groups are at work in the region, including CBN's Operation Blessing.

Friday, March 18, 2011

House Church Leader Released from China Prison

A Christian house church leader has been freed from a Chinese prison nearly three years after his arrest.

Friday, March 18, 2011

Judge Blocks New Wisconsin Union Law

A Wisconsin Judge ordered that the state's new collective bargaining law be put on hold until the end of this month.

Friday, March 18, 2011

Snipers Fire on Protestors in Yemen

Government snipers in Yemen shot and killed at least 40 people on Friday.

Friday, March 18, 2011

New Movies to Invade Weekend Box Office

A slew of new movies are hitting the box office this weekend, which includes genres that ranges from dramas, action-thrillers, and family comedies.

Friday, March 18, 2011

Major Earthquake to Rock California Soon?

Jim Berkland, a former U.S. Geological Survey analyst, predicts that an earthquake may hit California sometime between March 19 and 26.

Friday, March 18, 2011

Abbas Ready to Visit Gaza for 'Unity'

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas says he's ready to "travel to Gaza tomorrow to end [the] rivalry" with Hamas.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Baby's Fight For Life Triggers Health Care Debate

A terminally ill 14-month-old boy who was refused medical treatment in Canada has reignited the debate surrounding government-run health care in the U.S.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

'In God We Trust' Bill Set for Full House Vote

A resolution re-affirming "In God We Trust" as the national motto was approved by the House Judiciary Committee and is now headed for a full House vote.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Doctors: Radiation Pills May Be a Bad Idea

Medical experts say the potassium iodide doesn't protect other parts of the body, and isn't a definite treatment for radiation exposure.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

'Huffing' Now a Growing Problem for Adults

"Huffing," or inhaling household chemical vapors to get high, is often associated with young people, but a new study says it's now a growing addiction for adults.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

House Votes to Cut NPR Funding amid Scandal

The House voted Thursday in favor of a bill that would eliminate taxpayer funding for National Public Radio.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Israeli Aid Group Joins Operation Blessing in Japan

A faith-based Israeli team joined CBN's Operation Blessing International in Japan this week to help with relief efforts.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Clinton Praises Egypt as Libyan Rebels Falter

State Secretary Clinton urged Egypt’s interim government stay true to democratic ideals. Meanwhile, Libya's rebels struggled to hold their ground against Gadhafi's regime.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

San Diego Man Trapped Near Japan Reactors

A San Diego man who claimed to be trapped near Japan's troubled nuclear reactors is pleading with the U.S. government to help him escape.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Are Obama's Priorities in Line with Current Issues?

The president has become the target of conservative critics who say he's failed to make bold leadership decisions on the big issues facing America right now.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Hillary Clinton Will 'Step Down' in Two Years

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will not stay on when her appointment ends in two years, nor will she seek another public post.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

'Blood Money' Used to Free CIA Worker in Pakistan

A CIA contractor who shot and killed two men in Pakistan is free after the Untied States used a principle of Sharia law to appease the victims' family.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Muhammad Ali Asks Iran to Free U.S. Hikers

In a letter, Ali asks Iran's supreme commander Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to free the men as a brother in Islam.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Union Debate: Taxpayers Getting a Fair Shake?

Wis. garnered the national spotlight for its publicized battle over state budget cuts. Our expert panel examined unions and their political implications.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Turkey Denies Report on Iranian Plane

Turkey denied it forced an Iranian cargo plane en route to Syria to land for inspection.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Lawmakers Announce DOMA Repeal Effort

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate have announced legislation to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act Wednesday.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Iran on Arms Shipment: 'Zionist Regime Lies'

Despite proof that the weaponry aboard the Victoria were meant to be smuggled into the Gaza Strip, Iran and Hamas denied any connection to the arms shipment.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Bahrain Forces Expel Protesters from Capital

Protesters were expelled from the capital of Bahrain Wednesday, one day after King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa declared a state of emergency.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Malaysia to Release Bibles Marked 'Christians Only'

The government of Malaysia will release 35,000 Malay-language Bibles that were held up by customs officials.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Murderer of U.S. Teacher Gets Death Sentence

Mohamed Abdallahi Ould Ahmednah killed Christopher Leggett, 39, in the capital city of Mauritania, not far from the school he helped run.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

The Brody File: Getting the Evangelical Vote

CBN News talks one-on-one with presidential hopefuls Newt Gingrich, Tim Pawlenty and Rick Santorum in Iowa.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Gadhafi Gov't Claims Victory 'Within 48 Hours'

Forces loyal to Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi have reclaimed nearly all of the government's territory lost to rebels this month.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Quebec Missionary Killed in Japan Tsunami

A Catholic priest from Quebec was among those who died in the March 11 when a tsunami struck the coast of Japan.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Israelis Remember Captured IDF Soldier

Israelis nationwide stopped and stood on the street Tuesday morning in a five-minute solidarity demonstration for kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Celebrities Petition Obama to Back Gay Marriage

Entertainment and sports celebrities have signed a letter asking the president to support gay marriage,  according to The New York-based group Freedom to Marry.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

House Ok's Stopgap Bill Despite Abortion Debate

The measure passed despite opposition from some conservative members who refused to support the bill because it didn't include a ban on federal funding for Planned Parenthood.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Israel's Navy Captures Weapons Ship

Israeli Navy commandos seized a German freighter en route to the Egyptian port of el-Arish on Tuesday.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Bahrain King Declares State of Emergency

A state of emergency was declared in the Kingdom of Bahrain amid intense pro-democracy uprisings that have threatened to topple the U.S.-backed regime.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Miami Airport Holds Lost Luggage Auction

Miami International Airport has used abandoned items to make make a profit, auctioning them off to the highest bidder.

Monday, March 14, 2011

Social Media Connects Japan Quake Victims

Thanks to the Internet and social media websites like Facebook and Twitter, some quake survivors have been able to send and receive information.

Monday, March 14, 2011

Glimmers of Hope: Japan Residents Reunite

In the shadow of Japan's devastating disasters, small glimmers of hope are emerging as victims are reconnected with their loved ones.

Monday, March 14, 2011

Obama Prods Congress on Education Reform

President Obama renewed his push Monday to overhaul the nation's main education law.

Monday, March 14, 2011

Twin Sisters Birth Baby Girls on Same Day

Most would agree that twins share a special bond and that couldn't be more true for twin sisters Charron and Chardee Hampton, in Indianapolis, Ind.

Monday, March 14, 2011

700 Club Hong Kong Used in Bible Study

Churches throughout Hong Kong and other areas of China have used episodes of the 700 Club Hong Kong as a teaching tool.

Monday, March 14, 2011

Japanese-Americans Pray for Quake Victims

Japanese Christians in the U.S. spent the weekend trying to connect with loved ones in the island nation, but that hasn't been an easy task.

Monday, March 14, 2011

Kings James Bible Still Most Popular Translation

With more than 20 English translations of the Bible currently available, the King James Bible is still the most influential and popular version of the holy book.

Monday, March 14, 2011

Jewish Prayer Ritual Sparks Airline Security Alert

An Alaska Airlines flight attendant enacted a security lockdown onboard a flight from Mexico City to Los Angeles on Sunday when three Orthodox Jews began praying.

Sunday, March 13, 2011

Cuba Sentences U.S. Jewish Contractor to 15 Years

Cuban courts sentenced Alan P. Gross, an American Jewish contractor, to a 15-year prison term for "subversive activities" against the state on Saturday.

Saturday, March 12, 2011

SOS Japan Christians: 'Please Help Us'

Massive search and rescue efforts are underway in Japan following Friday's devastating quake and tsunami. Christians there are also joining the effort. 

Friday, March 11, 2011

As Gas Prices Rise, Obama Preps to Use Oil Reserve

President Barack Obama said Friday he's prepared to tap into the U.S. oil reserve if global supplies continue to tighten.

Friday, March 11, 2011

The World's Strongest Quakes and Tsumanis

Earthquakes have triggered major tsunamis in many parts of the world over the years.

Friday, March 11, 2011

Christian Author Makes 'Secret Millionaire' Debut

ABC's "Secret Millionaire" television series opened its season with Christian motivational author and financial counselor, Dani Johnson, as their secret benefactor.

Friday, March 11, 2011

Army Punishes 9 Officers for Ft. Hood Shootings

The U.S. Army has reprimanded nine officers for failing to take early action against their fellow officer who's accused in the Ft. Hood, Texas shootings that killed 13.

Friday, March 11, 2011

Wis. Budget Bill Signed, Unions Vow to Fight

Despite protests from voters and politicians, Wisconsin's controversial budget bill was signed into law Friday by Gov. Scott Walker.

Friday, March 11, 2011

Top Intel Official Takes Heat over Gadhafi Gaffe

The government's top intelligence official fumbled the Obama administration's message Thursday about embattled Moammar Gadhafi's fate.

Friday, March 11, 2011

Death Toll in Japan Likely to Exceed 10,000

The death toll in Japan following the earthquake and tsunami will likely exceed 10,000 in the Miyagi prefecture alone.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

White House Warns Against Profiling Muslims

The White House said it welcomes congressional involvement in fighting against Islamic radicals in the Unites States, but not through "guilt by association."

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Saudis Vow to 'Cut Off Any Finger' of Opposition

Saudi's Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal has sworn to "cut off any finger" raised against the royal family's regime.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Obama: Bullying Not a 'Rite of Passage'

The White House hosted an anti-bullying conference Thursday as part of an effort to highlight a problem that affects millions of children every year.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Ivory Coast Violence Escalates as Gbagbo Digs In

Ivory Coast leader Laurent Gbagbo has barred the U.N. from flying over his country, complicating efforts to hand over power to the recognized winner of last year's election.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

PM’s Appointment Riles the Left

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s appointed Maj.-Gen. (res.) Yaakov Amidror as head of the National Security Council.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Klepto Kitty Burglarizes California Neighborhood

"Klepto the Cat," as his neighbors now call him, was featured on the Animal Planet after stealing small items around the neighborhood.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Malaysian Government Restricts Bibles

A Christian group in the majority Muslim nation of Malaysia say it's "fed up" with the government restrictions on Bibles.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

February Foreclosure Activity Slows Sharply

Foreclosures reached a 36-month low in February due to increased scrutiny of foreclosure proceedings by banks.

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Red Cross: Civilian Casualties Rising in Libya

A giant yellow fireball shot into the sky Wednesday after fighting between rebels and forces loyal to Moammar Gadhafi set two oil installations ablaze.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Boy Collects Pillow Pets for Cancer Patients

Even as 7-year-old Jake McConahay battles life-threatening cancer, he's on a mission to help other children facing the same disease.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Muslim TV Exec Found Guilty in Wife's Beheading

A former New York television executive has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison for beheading his wife in 2009.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Obamas Use Facebook to Fight Bullying

President and First Lady Obama  are using the social networking site Facebook to spread  their anti-bullying message.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Baby Survives after SUV Crashes into Home

A 10-month-old Kentucky baby survived with nothing more than minor scratches after an SUV crashed inter her family’s Madison Country home.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Egypt Muslims to Build Mosque in Place of Church

The Egyptian Army has promised to rebuild a church destroyed in a bloody conflict last week, but Muslims say they will build a mosque where the church once stood.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Gadhafi: Libyans will Fight No-Fly Zone

Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi said imposing such restrictions would prove the West's real intention was to seize his country's oil wealth.

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Suicide Bomber Kills Pakistani Mourners

A suicide bomber in northwest Pakistan killed at least 36 people and injured more than 100 others taking part in a funeral procession on Wednesday.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror: Allen West Takes on Jihad

On this week's edition of Stakelbeck on Terror, CBN News sits down for an exclusive interview with Florida congressman Allen West.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Phares: How to Address Homegrown Terrorism

Author and terrorism export Walid Phares talks about homegrown terrorism talks in Washington and whether any good will come out of them.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Snowfall, Flooding Hit Parts of the Northeast

A storm system that spawned tornadoes in Louisiana is now creating a wintry mess in several Northeastern states.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Astronaut 'Nana' Gets Out of this World Call

Gladys Roscoe enjoys using technology to stay in touch with family, but the 93-year-old grandmother recently received a phone call like no other.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Va. Students Protest Removal of Commandments

Several students at a Northern Virginia high school decided to protest a recent decision by the Giles County School Board to remove the Ten Commandments.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

U.S. Sets $223 Billion Deficit Record

Early figures indicate the federal government has set a new spending record with the largest budget deficit ever for one month -- $223 billion in February.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Thousands Homeless after Radical Muslim Attack

A string of attacks by radical Muslims on Christians have left at least one man dead and thousands homeless in western Ethiopia.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Two Men Charged with Murder of Texas Pastor

Two Va. men have been arrested on charges of capital murder in the death of Texas pastor Clint Dobson, a distant relative of Focus on the Family's James Dobston.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Pro-Life Groups: Stop Planned Parenthood Funding

Pro-life groups have continued their quest to strip Planned Parenthood of $362 million in taxpayer funding.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Palestinian Gov't: Remove Hamas from Terror List

The Palestinian Authority wants the United States and European Union to remove Hamas from its list of terror organizations.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Lawmaker: China's One Child Policy 'Outrageous'

Rep. Chris Smith, R-N.J., is drawing new attention to China's one child policy, saying baby girls have become a main casualty of the country's  forced abortions.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Chile Wins U.N's 'Protect Life Award'

A pro-life U.N. panel has selected Chile as this year's recipient of the Protect Life Award for its low mortality rate and constitutional protection of the unborn.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

U.S. Pastor Held in Haitian Jail without Charges

An American pastor who has been held in a Haitian jail by local authorities since October says no reason has been given for his detainment.

Monday, March 07, 2011

Quake Makes Irreparable Damage in Christchurch

Parts of New Zealand's second largest city will be abandoned because of last month's earthquake.

Monday, March 07, 2011

Taiwan Pride on Display at Texas Kite Festival

People from around the world recently gathered in Texas just hoping for enough breeze to blow through to send their kites airborne.

Monday, March 07, 2011

Hawaii Volcano Spews Lava 65 Feet High

On the Big Island of Hawaii, scientists have warned there could be a hazardous eruption from the Kilauea volcano.

Monday, March 07, 2011

Discovery Leaves Space Station for the Last Time

Discovery, the world's most traveled spaceship, left the International Space Station on Monday for the last time.

Monday, March 07, 2011

Satellite Images: 300 Burned Buildings in Sudan

Fighting has broken out in the disputed, oil-rich region between North Sudan and South Sudan. The latter will be become an independent nation in July.

Monday, March 07, 2011

Hamas Chief: Unite in 'Jihad' against Israel

Exiled Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal said reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas must be based on jihad ("holy" war) against Israel.

Monday, March 07, 2011

Portuguese 700 Club Program Broadcast in HD

The Portuguese TV version of The 700 Club is now being broadcast in high definition across the South American country of Brazil.

Monday, March 07, 2011

White House Eyes Oil Reserves as Gas Prices Spike

Crude has now reached its highest price per barrel since Sept. of 2008, which translates to more financial pain at the gas pump.

Monday, March 07, 2011

Defense Sec. Gates in Kabul amid Tension

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates arrived unannounced in Kabul Monday amid rising tension between Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Gen. David Petraeus.

Monday, March 07, 2011

Egypt's New Foreign Minister No Friend of Israel

Newly appointed Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Elaraby has seldom expressed anything favorable toward Israel.

Saturday, March 05, 2011

Muslim Mob Attacks Coptic Village, Church in Egypt

Christian homes in the southern Egyptian village of Soul were attacked Saturday evening by a mob of Muslims, according to unconfirmed reports.

Saturday, March 05, 2011

Obama: Military Action against Libya Possible

President Obama warned the Libya that U.S. and NATO allies are still considering a military response to nation's bloody crackdown on pro-democracy rebels.

Friday, March 04, 2011

Mideast Crisis: Discussing What Matters

CBN News analyzes the impact of the Mideast crisis, from the killing of a Pakistani Christian leader to the Muslim Brotherhood and threats toward Israel.

Friday, March 04, 2011

House Speaker Launches Defense of Marriage Effort

House Speaker John Boehner is launching a legal group to defend the Defense of Marriage Act, the federal law defining marriage as between one man and one woman.

Friday, March 04, 2011

NASA Suffers Multi-Million Dollar Failure

A multi-million dollar rocket carrying a satellite meant to help NASA study global warming crashed into the Pacific Ocean, Friday.

Friday, March 04, 2011

White House Preparing for Islam Mideast Takeover?

An article in the Washington Post is drawing concern that the Obama administration is preparing for Islamic radical governments to take over in the Mideast.

Friday, March 04, 2011

Muslim Brotherhood 'Godfather' Makes Appeal

Egyptian cleric Yusuf al-Qaradawi urged his people of Egypt to "protect your revolution" and stand against any "hypocrites" who want to take over.

Friday, March 04, 2011

Mideast in Crisis: Spotlighting Religious Persecution

The recent murder of Pakistan's Christian cabinet minister Shahbaz Bhatti has helped bring the issue of religious minority persecution into the global spotlight.

Friday, March 04, 2011

Gadhafi Forces Fight to Retake Rebel-Held City

Gadhafi loyalists fired tear gas at protesters in Tripoli as a fierce crackdown seemingly smothered attempts to revive demonstrations calling for the Libyan leader's ouster.

Friday, March 04, 2011

Report: More Teens, Young Adults are Virgins

A growing number of young Americans say they're virgins, according to a new report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Friday, March 04, 2011

CDC: One in Three U.S. Adults Sleep Deprived

More than one-third of U.S. adults get less than seven hours of sleep per night and that could cause them problems while they're awake.

Friday, March 04, 2011

Students, Aid Group Make 'Impact' on Hunger

Regent University students are participating in an "impact trip" with a team from the charity aid organization Operation Blessing International.

Friday, March 04, 2011

Author: Founders Had Different View of God, Gov't

A Baylor University professor says the Founders wanted to protect weak denominations from colonial governments that were persecuting them.

Friday, March 04, 2011

Wis. State Workers Brace Themselves for Layoffs

The continued deadlock Friday between Wis. Gov. Scott Walker and 14 Senate Democrats has thousands of state employees bracing themselves for pink slips.

Friday, March 04, 2011

Fatah Officials to Abbas: Fire Fayyad

Senior officials in the Palestinian Authority's Fatah faction called on P.A. President Mahmoud Abbas to fire Prime Minister Salam Fayyad.

Thursday, March 03, 2011

Gingrich Hints Presidential Run, Launches Website

Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich announced Thursday he's "exploring" a run for the White House in 2012.

Thursday, March 03, 2011

House Panel Passes Anti-Abortion Funding Bill

The House Judiciary Committee approved legislation Thursday aimed at permanently preventing taxpayer-funded abortions.

Thursday, March 03, 2011

Exercise Can Delay Aging Study Finds

Frequent exercise by adults can help delay the aging process, according to a Canadian study.

Thursday, March 03, 2011

Mideast in Crisis: Impact on Economy, 2012 Election

Our CBN News panel explores the impact massive changes in the Middle East are having on the U.S. economy and it's potential affect on the 2012 elections.

Thursday, March 03, 2011

Ultrasound Images Used in Ohio Abortion Hearing

Two expectant mothers on opposite sides of the abortion debate displayed ultrasounds of their babies in the Ohio legislature Wednesday.

Thursday, March 03, 2011

Ohio Senate Passes Bill to Muzzle Public Unions

The Ohio Senate has approved a bill that weakens the bargaining powers of public unions. Gov. John Kasich said it's a key step toward tackling the state's budget problems.

Thursday, March 03, 2011

FDA Pulls 500 Prescription Meds off Market

The FDA ordered the removal of about 500 prescription cold, cough and allergy medications that have never received government approval for safety and effectiveness.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Retirement: Planning Financially for the Future

The retirement planning group Fidelity Investments says the average 401(k) balance is now at a 10-year high.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Muslim 'Sharia for America' Rally in D.C. Postponed

Radical Muslims have postponed a scheduled a rally in front of the White House to demand Islamic sharia law be implemented across the United States.

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Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Two U.S. Airmen Killed in Frankfurt Shooting

Two U.S. Air Force servicemen were killed and two others were seriously injured Wednesday after a gunman opened fire on their bus outside the Frankfurt, Germany airport.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Fear of Libyan Civil War Continues to Rise

People are leaving Libya by the thousands as the threat of civil war continues to grow in the country.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Netanyahu Weighs Interim Palestinian Peace Deal

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu may offer the Palestinian Authority a new diplomatic initiative: an interim agreement to establish a Palestinian state.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Iran Mum on Opposition Leaders' Whereabouts

Iranian authorities have denied reports that senior opposition leaders Mir Hossein Mousavi and Mahdi Karroubi are being held in a prison in Tehran.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

NZ Quake Death Toll at 160, More Missing

The official death toll from last week's 6.3 New Zealand earthquake has reached 160 -- but authorities estimate the number of victims may be closer to 240. 

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Pope Exonerates Jews for Christ's Death

Pope Benedict XVI has made a sweeping exoneration of the Jewish people for the death of Jesus Christ in a new book, tackling one of the most controversial issues in Christianity.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Calif. AG Seeks Resumption of Gay Weddings

California's attorney general has asked a federal appeals court allow homosexual weddings in the Golden State to resume immediately. 

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Virtual Colonoscopy Procedures Rise in U.S.

The number of people having virtual colonoscopies is on the rise, according to a study in the March issue of the Journal of the American College of Radiology.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Clinton: Mideast Religious Minorities Under Threat

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton wants governments in the Middle East to protect Christians and other religious minorities.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Governors Target Obama's Healthcare Law

Some of the nation's governors went to Washington, D.C., on Tuesday to tell the U.S. House of Representatives what they think of President Barack Obama's health care law.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Gov't Watchdog Finds Billions in Budget Waste

There are too many agencies and people in the federal government doing the same job or delivering the same services, and it's costing taxpayers billions of dollars.

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Christians in Shock over Pakistani Minister's Murder

The slaying of Pakistan's only Christian cabinet member has shocked the Christian community. See exclusive coverage on the impact of Shabaz Bhatti's death.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Brody File: Mayhem in Madison, Wis.

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News takes a look at the mayhem in Madison, Wis., over Gov. Scott Walker's union bill.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Crash Tests Show Failures in Truck Safety

Under-ride guards on tractor trailers meant to prevent severe injuries during rear-end collisions often fail to do their job, according to a highway safety group.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

GOP Vows to Fight New 'Net Neutrality' Rules

The House Communications and Technology Subcommittee is expected to vote Wednesday on whether the net neutrality laws are appropriate.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Why is Libya so Important to the World?

As the West appears to be edging towards a military confrontation with Libya, Iran is working on quelling its own anti-government rebellion.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Gov't Seeks to Uphold DOMA in Gay Lawyer Suit

Federal attorneys told a Calif. judge that the government would continue to enforce DOMA until it's repealed by Congress or struck down by a federal court.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Israeli FM: Ceding Golan not an Option

In a meeting Tuesday with three foreign diplomats, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said the Golan Heights will remain Israeli.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

White House Criticizes Health Care Lawsuit Ruling

The Obama administration says a federal judge in Virginia was wrong when he struck down the centerpiece of the new health care law.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Yemen's Saleh: Israel, U.S. Responsible for Riots

Yemini President Ali Abdullah Saleh blamed Israel - and the U.S. - for the wave of uprisings taking place across the Middle East.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

UK Court: Foster Parents Must Uphold Gay Rights

A British court has ruled that a Christian couple cannot be foster parents because they believe homosexuality is a sin.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Wisconsin Gov. Calls for Deep Cuts to Schools

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker unveiled the rest of his two-year spending plan Tuesday, which includes deep cuts for schools and city governments.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Lawmakers Approve Bill to Avoid Gov't Shutdown

The Senate has passed legislation meant to prevent a partial shutdown of the government when temporary funding expires on Friday.

Monday, February 28, 2011

Mideast Panel: Is Current Unrest Biblical Signposts?

Although all eyes are on the Middle East right now, the world's Christians in particular are watching with great interest.

Monday, February 28, 2011

Mideast Panel: Libya Unrest's Worldwide Impact

CBN News' roundtable of experts discussed the tumultuous situation unfolding in the region and its implications for the U.S. and the world.

Monday, February 28, 2011

Clinton: Gadhafi Must Leave Power 'Without Delay'

State Secretary Clinton joined other world leaders in Geneva on Monday to coordinate international action against Maommar Gadhafi bloody crackdown.

Monday, February 28, 2011

'The King's Speech' Treated Like Royalty at Oscars

"The King's Speech" won the Academy Award for Best Picture Sunday night at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, Calif.

Monday, February 28, 2011

Oil Prices Remain High in U.S., Britain

The price of a barrel of oil stayed at $98 in the U.S. and $112 in Great Britain, which is about where prices were at the end of last week.

Monday, February 28, 2011

Calif. County Clerk Files Motion to Defend Prop 8

Imperial County Clerk Chuck Storey filed a motion Friday to defend the 2008 voter-approved ballot measure defining marriage as being between a man and a woman.

Monday, February 28, 2011

Police Let Protesters Stay at Wisc. Capitol

Wis. police decided not to go through with their plans to forcibly remove the demonstrators from the state capitol building after many ignored a 4 p.m. deadline to leave.

Monday, February 28, 2011

Bomb Thrown at Christian Doctor's Car in Gaza

A prominent Christian surgeon in the Gaza Strip was not injured when a bomb was thrown at his car, though the vehicle sustained damage.

Monday, February 28, 2011

GOP Governors Oppose Obama's Agenda

Republican governors appear to be opposed to much of President Barack Obama's agenda for state governments.

Monday, February 28, 2011

Yemen: Opposition Parties Join Protests

It has been a tough weekend for Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Thousands of R.I. Teachers Get Pink Slips

All the public school teachers in Providence, R.I, will soon get pink slips, as the financially troubled state seeks to cut down on expenses.

Friday, February 25, 2011

McCain, Lieberman Start Middle East Tour

The senators met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Friday, saying they "continue to stand with Israel at a time of historic change in the region."

Friday, February 25, 2011

Child Offers Parents a 'Window to Heaven'

When Little Colton Burpo was four-years-old, his spirit left his body during an emergency surgery. What he later told them about heaven only strengthened their beliefs.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Afghan Christian Freed After International Pressure

An Afghan Christian who was condemned to death for leaving Islam is now free, the U.S. Embassy in Kabul confirmed Feb. 21.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Group Urges Prayer for Libya's Christians

As anti-government protests continue to escalate across Libya, Arab World Ministries is asking believers around the world to pray for Libya's Christians.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Fire & Brimstone: Is Hell Really All that Bad?

A recent poll says 69 percent of Americans believe in hell, but only one percent think they will go there.  But do they believe in a literal hell of fire and brimstone?