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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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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 judge that the government would continue to enforce DOMA until it's repealed by Congress or struck down by a federal court.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?

Friday, February 25, 2011

Faith-Based Films Hit Big Screen this Weekend

Focus on the Family film critic Bob Waliszewski reviews two faith-based movies, "Grace Card" and "Of Gods and Men," in theaters this weekend.

Friday, February 25, 2011

High PSA Levels Poor Indicators of Prostate Cancer

A new study has revealed the current test for predicting prostate cancer might not be as accurate as previously believed.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Church Group Slams Obama for Abandoning DOMA

A coalition of black churches is angry with President Barack Obama over his decision to stop defending a law that bans gay marriage.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Call to End Nev. Prostitution Gets Cold Reception

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., told the state's lawmakers this week the time has come to outlaw prostitution in Nevada.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Wisconsin Assembly Passes Anti-Union Bill

Republicans in the Wisconsin State Assembly approved a bill Friday morning that would strip most public workers of union bargaining rights.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Maryland Senate Votes to Legalize Gay Marriage

Maryland state senators have voted to allow same-sex marriage, sending the bill on to the House of Delegates for approval.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Huckabee: Obama Policies Not Good for Israel

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says the problem in the Middle East is deeper than the unrest and anti-government protests taking place in the region.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Va. Bill Could Force Abortion Clinics to Close

Virginia lawmakers voted to become the first state in the nation to put abortion clinics under the same standards and rules as hospitals.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

CBO Raises Stimulus Estimate to $821 Billion

The Congressional Budget Office has raised its estimate of the cost of President Barack Obama's economic stimulus plan.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Palestinian Councils Call for U.S. Boycott

Palestinian councils intend to boycott the U.S. over the Obama administration's veto of the U.N. resolution labeling Jewish "settlements" illegal.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Hawaii Governor Signs Gay Civil Unions into Law

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie has signed a bill allowing same-sex civil unions into law, granting homosexuals the same rights as married couples.   

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Discovery Shuttle Blasts Off for Final Voyage

The space shuttle Discovery and its six-man crew blasted off from Cape Canaveral on its final voyage Thursday.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Rockets from Gaza Strip Hit Beer Sheva

Palestinians in Gaza launched long-range rockets on Be'er Sheva hours after Israel Defense Forces fired at a terror cell that detonated a bomb and fired a mortar at IDF patrol along the border.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Group Seeks 'Morning After Pill' Access for Minors

Teva Pharmaceuticals is seeking approval to lift the FDA rule that requires those under age 17 to have a prescription for the drug.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

New York Woman, 95, Sets Sprint Record

You may have heard the old saying that life is not a sprint, but a marathon.  For one New York woman, it's both.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Coptic Priest Murdered in Sinai, Egypt

Egyptian Christians are grieving the murder of a Coptic priest in Northern Sinai.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Ahmadinejad: Protests Will Reach Europe, U.S.

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said anti-government protests sweeping the Middle East would soon spread to Europe and America.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Palestinians Detonate Bomb, Fire Mortars

Al-Quds Brigades detonated a bomb and fired a mortar shell at IDF troops patrolling the border with the Gaza Strip.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Report: Home Prices Drop in 20 U.S. Cities

Home prices have fallen by 2.4 percent in most major U.S. cities.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

AZ Jury Convicts Iraqi Immigrant of 'Honor Killing'

A Muslim Iraqi immigrant has been convicted by a Maricopa County, Ariz. jury of second-degree murder for running over and killing his 20-year-old daughter.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Death Toll Rises, Hundreds Missing in NZ Quake

Authorities in New Zealand reported 75 confirmed dead and as many as 300 people missing in the wake of Tuesday's 6.3-magnitude earthquake in Christchurch.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Emanuel Faces Money Woes as Chicago Mayor

Rahm Emanuel can expect to face big budget deficits and city pension problems as the new mayor of Chicago.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Stakelbeck in Israel: War Coming to the Middle East?

On this week's special edition of Stakelbeck on Terror, CBN News is in Israel for analysis of the latest events in the region.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Rising Star Sen. Thune Won't Run for President

Republican Sen. John Thune will not pursue a spot on the 2012 presidential ticket, despite nudges from GOP leaders who saw him as a possible candidate.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

High Court Rejects Ky. Commandments Case

The Supreme Court announced it would not review a 6-year-old ruling that struck down the display of the Ten Commandments in two Kentucky courthouses.   

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Christian Leaders 'Tweet' for Convert's Freedom

Christian leaders are involved in a Twitter campaign to help a Christian who has been sentenced to death in Afghanistan.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Abortion Doctor Turned Pro-Life Activist Dies at 84

An abortion doctor who became a leading pro-life activist has died at age 84.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Wisc. Doctors Probed for Writing Fake Sick Notes

Doctors who wrote sick notes to Wisconsin union workers so they could boycott the state's pending budget cuts are now being investigated.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Deadly Quake Shakes N. Zealand, Rescues Underway

A powerful earthquake struck New Zealand's already-bruised city of Christchurch, sending rescuers scrambling to help trapped people amid reports of multiple deaths.

Monday, February 21, 2011

Reagan Tops Gallup Poll as Greatest President

A newly released Gallup poll shows most Americans view Ronald Reagan as the nation's greatest president.

Monday, February 21, 2011

Pawlenty Unofficially Starting Presidential Race?

The former Republican Minnesota governor will meet with a small group of state's GOP operatives in a private Las Vegas home to talk about his new book.

Monday, February 21, 2011

Fayyad Reaches Out to Hamas

P.A. Prime Minister Salam Fayyad reached out to his Hamas, saying the two factions should look to the formation of a unity coalition.

Monday, February 21, 2011

Sunni Cleric Prays for Conquest of al-Aksa

Egyptian-born Sheikh Yusef al-Qaradawi is praying for 'the conquest of the al-Aksa mosque on Jerusalem's Temple Mount.

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Suez Canal Officials Reschedule Iranian Ships

Suez Canal officials now say the Iranian warships will begin their passage through the canal early Tuesday morning.

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Death Toll Rises in Libyan Crackdown

Libyan leader Muammar Ghadhafi's forces, reportedly reinforced with mercenaries, continued cracking down on anti-government protesters Sunday.

Friday, February 18, 2011

South Sudan's Christians Prep for New Gov't

Jordan Sekulow, director of international operations for the American Center for Law and Justice, is in Juba, Sudan, helping draft the south's new constitution.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Walid Phares: Revolution in the Middle East

Last year, Walid Phares released the book The Coming Revolution: Struggle for Freedom in the Middle East. Now it appears that revolution is sweeping across the region.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Imprisoned in Iran: One Missionary's Journey

American missionary Dan Baumann risked his life when he spent two weeks in Iran spreading the gospel.  In his darkest hour, he says Jesus met him in a prison cell.

Friday, February 18, 2011

House Votes to Defund Planned Parenthood

The House approved a Republican proposal on Friday to strip federal aid from abortion provider Planned Parenthood.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Poll: Small Bus. Owners Dislike Obama's Policies

According to the latest Zogby poll, 64 percent of small business owners are unhappy with the way President Obama has handled the economy. 

Friday, February 18, 2011

Influential Islamic Cleric Leads Egyptian Celebration

Egyptian Islamic cleric Sheik Youssef el-Qaradawi addressed tens of thousands of people gathered in Cairo's Tahrir Square, congratulating them on their victory.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Iowa Teen Refuses to Wrestle Girl, Citing Faith

An Iowa high school wrestler forfeited his chance to become a state champion when he refused to compete against a female contender in the state tournament.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Faith and Value Awards Recognize Inspiring Films

The 19th Annual Faith and Values Awards Gala will be held Friday in Universal City, California.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Provoking Israel? Egypt to let Iran's Ships Pass Suez

Israel said that such a move by Iran would be a "provocation" and that the Islamic republic was seeking to take advantage of the current Mideast upheaval. 

 

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Dove Awards Move to Atlanta for First Time

The Gospel Music Association announced the nominees for its 42nd Annual Dove Awards, and for the first time, the awards ceremony will take place in Atlanta.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Univ. Changes Policy Calling Christians 'Oppressors'

A school-wide policy at the University of California Davis that accused Christians of discriminating against other faiths has been changed.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Wisc. Union Bill Could Strip Bargaining Rights

Legislation introduced by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker could strip public workers in the state of nearly all their collective bargaining rights.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Couple Claims $1M Lotto Ticket at Last Minute

Imagine finding out that you have a winning lottery ticket.  Most people would quickly redeem their winnings, but that wasn't the case for one North Carolina couple.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Can Pence Abortion Bill Gain Traction in Congress?

Indiana Rep. Mike Pence (R) has introduced legislation that would deny Planned Parenthood, the nation's largest abortion provider, public funding.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Lawmakers Propose Foreign Food, Medical Aid Cuts

The budget battles in Washington are forcing congressional lawmakers to make some hard choices about what programs to cut.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Unemployment Benefits Jump to 410,000

The number of people applying for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, one week after it had fallen to the lowest level since 2008.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Palestinian Authority: No Elections Without Gaza

The on again, off again Palestinian Authority elections appear to be off again -- at least for now.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

American Agents Attacked in Mexico, 1 Dead

Two U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents were targeted Tuesday in a deadly ambush in which one agent was killed and the other seriously wounded.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Calif. Supreme Court to Hear Prop 8 Appeal

The California Supreme Court will consider if traditional marriage supporters can appeal the ruling that invalidated Proposition 8.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Thune: GOP Must Stand Ground on Social Issues

Thune's comments, made at last week's Conservative Political Action Conference, received a rousing reception by those in attendance.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

N.J. Gov. Christie Next GOP Superstar?

Many GOP leaders feel New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is quickly becoming a hero in the Republican Party.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Iran Vessels Drop Request to Pass Suez Canal

Thursday's decision came one day after Israeli officials expressed concerns that actions of the vessels were intended as an act of provocation.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Carney Takes Stage for First Press Briefing

On his first day as White House press secretary, Jay Carney  promised to build a strong relationship with the press, but also work on behalf of the president's agenda.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

CBS Correspondent Lara Logan Attacked in Egypt

Senior CBS correspondent Lara Logan was brutally attacked by a mob last week in Egypt.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Borders Books Files for Bankruptcy

The popular book store chain Borders filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy, and said nearly one-third of its stores will close over the next few weeks due to serious debt problems.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Man's Giant Cross Causes Stir in Penn. Town

A Pennsylvania man's refusal to remove a 24-foot illuminated cross from his yard has landed him in hot water with a local city council.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Membership Drops for Largest U.S. Denominations

Some of the largest denominations in the U.S. are losing members, according to an annual yearbook compiled by the National Council of Churches.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Intel Chief Warns of Radicalization in U.S.

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper warned of the continuing menace from terrorists, both outside and inside the U.S.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Iranian Lawmakers: Execute Opposition Leaders

Iranian lawmakers called for opposition leaders to be tried and executed as punishment for the protests that took place in Tehran.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Orlando Magic's Pat Williams Diagnosed with Cancer

The 70-year-old said he has multiple myeloma, an aggressive cancer that attacks the blood plasma in the bone marrow.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Study: Obesity Will Bankrupt U.K. Healthcare

The obesity epidemic in Britain has proven to be a burden for the country's health care system.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Bahrain, Libya Join the Middle East Fray

Hundreds of Libyans clashed with government forces on Wednesday, demanding the ouster of Prime Minister Baghdad al-Mahmoudi.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Pa. Gov. Fires Workers after Abortion Scandal

State employees have been fired and two agencies have overhauled their regulations in the wake of allegations that a doctor performed illegal abortions.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Brody File: In Search of the Next Reagan

With the 2012 presidential race approaching, some may be wondering if there's a Ronald Reagan type candidate out there.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Obama Blasts Iran Over Protest Crackdown

President Barack Obama condemned the Iranian government, Tuesday, for its harsh treatment of anti-government protestors.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

GA Woman's Leap of Faith Saves Her Life

An Atlanta, Ga., woman is alive after jumping from a bridge to avoid a multi-car pile up -- and she's thanking God for surviving.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Bush Sr. Among Medal of Freedom Recipients

President Barack Obama presented the nation's highest civilian honor to former President George H.W. Bush in an East Room ceremony, Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Goose Befriends California Retiree

Dog is man's best friend -- or at least that has been assumed for many years.  However, one Los Angeles man and his feathered companion may change that belief.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Retail Sales Post 7th Straight Gain

The Commerce Department is hailing the fact that retail spending increased for the seventh month in a row. Spending also increased.03 percent to $318.6 billion, the department reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

France Wants Change in Global Financial System

French Foreign Minister Christine Lagarde says the world needs a new financial system based on several multiple currencies.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Campus Ministries Sign 'No Compete' Agreement

Seventeen U.S. college campus ministries have signed an agreement  designed to usher in a new era of mutual cooperation and respect.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Yemenis Protest Leader for Fifth Day

The people of Yemen have taken a cue from the Egyptian uprising and have held five straight days of protests so far.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Christian Leader Wants Legal Rights for Egyptians

An Egyptian Christian leader hopes Christians will play a role in leading the country and have the same legal rights as those enjoyed by the Muslim majority.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Brotherhood to Help Draft Egypt's New Constitution

The Muslim Brotherhood will be a part of the committee tasked with drafting Egypt's interim constitution.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Tribal Leaders Blast Jordanian Queen

Thirty-six tribal leaders in Jordan published a scathing letter denouncing the wife of King Abdullah II.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Ex-IDF Chief: Moderate Arab Regimes Weakening

In his first day out of uniform, former IDF Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi said that moderate Arab regimes in the region are weakening.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Egypt's Situation Echoes Across Region

The spirit of uprising in Egypt is continuing to spill over into other Arab nations.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Report: Energy Drinks Dangerous for Youth

Heavily caffeinated energy drinks pose a dangerous threat to children by giving them an unsafe amount of stimulants, according to new research.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Trouble this Valentine's? Tell Romeo's Juliet

If you're having love trouble on this Valentine's Day, who better to turn to than Romeo's Juliet herself?

Monday, February 14, 2011

Teens Have Ambiguous Views on Sex, Spirituality

A new study from OneHope provides fresh insight on what teens think about sexuality and spirituality - directly from the youth themselves.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Analyst's Prediction: Oil to Hit $300 by 2020

Charles T Maxwell, a leading analyst who's been working in the energy business since 1957, said oil is heading to $300 a barrel by the year 2020.

Monday, February 14, 2011

New Mexico Couple Honored as 'Longest Married'

Monday marks not only Valentine's Day for one New Mexico couple -  it is also their 82nd wedding anniversary.

Monday, February 14, 2011

UK to Allow Gay Marriage Ceremonies in Churches

According to media reports, Britain may soon allow gay couples to hold partnership ceremonies in churches. The unions could also be officially known as marriages. 

Monday, February 14, 2011

Will Winter Weather Continue into Mid-April?

This winter has been one of the harshest on record. Most of the country have never seen winter weather like it.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Calif. Protesters Demonstrate at Islamic Fundraiser

Hundreds of people gathered in Orange County, Calif. on Sunday to protest a fundraiser held by what they called radical Islamists who support terrorism.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Egypt's Military Calls for Return to Normalcy

Egypt's military took sweeping action over the weekend trying to get the country moving forward after President Hosni Mubarak stepped down on Friday.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Ron Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll for 2nd Year

The fierce libertarian garnered 30 percent of the vote at the annual gathering of conservatives.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Report: Giffords Mouths along to Song Lyrics

Rep. Gabrille Giffords, D-Ariz., continues to make good progress relearning how to speak.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Indonesian Cleric on Trial for Terrorism

The trial of Indonesian cleric Abu Bakar Bashir, 72, began Monday in Jakarta.

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Iranian Opposition Calls for Rally

Opposition groups invited Iranians to participate in a peaceful demonstration in support of Tunisian and Egyptian protesters.

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Netanyahu Welcomes Egypt's Peace Pledge

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed Egypt's ruling military's statement to uphold its "commitment to all international treaties."

Friday, February 11, 2011

Donald Trump for President?

Some of the nation's leading conservatives are gathering in Washington for what could be an audition for their next presidential candidate.

Friday, February 11, 2011

FAA: Air Traffic Control Errors Double

In an era of unrivaled air travel safety concerns, mistakes made by air traffic controllers has doubled. The news has sparked concern among lawmakers in Washington, D.C. 

Friday, February 11, 2011

'Never Say Never,' 'The Eagle' Hits Theaters

Several new movies due to hit theaters this weekend include Justin Bieber: Never Say Never, and the ancient war drama The Eagle starring Channing Tatum.

Friday, February 11, 2011

Obama: Egypt will Never be the Same

President Obama welcomed Hosni Mubarak's resignation in Egypt, saying he's "confident the people of Egypt can find the answers" for the reform they desire.

Friday, February 11, 2011

France's Sarkozy: Multiculturalism Has Failed

French President Nicolas Sarkozy declared Thursday in a televised debate that multiculturalism was a "failure," warning that such a concept fostered extremism.

Friday, February 11, 2011

Ahmadinejad: No Israel, U.S. in New Mideast

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said the U.S. should not interfere in events taking place in the Middle East.

Friday, February 11, 2011

Hawaii House Votes to Keep Prayer in Capitol

Hawaii's House of Representatives will continue to open its daily sessions with prayer.

Friday, February 11, 2011

Netanyahu Issues Price 'Easements'

Prime Minister Netanyahu announced a package of easements that address price increases of fuel, water and basic foodstuffs.

Friday, February 11, 2011

Ariz. Gov. Counter-Sues Over Immigration Laws

Gov. Jan Brewer sued the federal government Thursday for failing to control Arizona's border with Mexico.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Plea Highlights Threat of Homegrown Terrorism

A North Carolina man admitted in court that he recruited young men to help to plan a "terror attack" overseas.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Chinese Hackers Breach Oil Companies' Computers

Hackers in China have breached the computers of oil companies around the world, including some in America, the U.S. security firm McAfee Inc. confirmed Friday.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Mubarak Stops Short of Resigning, Gives VP Power

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak told his nation he would transfer some power to his vice president Omar Suleiman, but still won't step down before September.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Strokes Spike Among Younger Americans

The American Stroke Association reported that between 1994 and 2007, strokes in young women rose 17 percent and 51 percent among men.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Will Apophis Asteroid Strike Earth in 2036?

Russian scientists have warned that a major asteroid will hit the earth in 2036.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Air Force Academy Prayer Lawsuit Dismissed

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit trying to block a prayer luncheon scheduled for Thursday at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Turkel Committee Approves New IDF Chief

The Turkel Committee approved Major-Gen. Benny Gantz as the 20th chief of general staff of the Israel Defense Forces.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Missionary to Return to Mexico after Wife Murdered

Sam Davis, the husband of an American missionary killed in Mexico, has said he will continue their work in that country.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

NYSE Euronext Confirms Talks with Deutsche Boerse

Stock market operator NYSE Euronext has confirmed it is in "advanced discussions" about merging with Deutsche Börse AG to create the world's largest stock exchange.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Obama, GOP Vow Cooperation on Budget, Trade

President Obama and congressional House Republicans took steps Wednesday towards working together on matters ranging from trade to spending cuts.

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Building a Stronger Marriage Culture in America

With a poor economy adding more stress on marriages, Chuck Stetson, with National Marriage Week USA, talks about how churches can help build a stronger marriage culture in America.

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Spokesman Says Rep. Giffords is Now Speaking

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has been speaking for several days after sustaining a shot to the head during an assassination attempt against her last month, her spokesman said Wednesday.

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Mardi Gras Cakes Give Troops a Taste of Home

With Mardi Gras less than a month away, one Louisiana bakery is making sure U.S. troops serving overseas will have a little taste of home to celebrate.

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Israeli Minister: Stop U.S. Military Aid to Egypt

Former IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. (ret.) Shaul Mofaz called on the U.S. administration to halt all military aid to Egypt.

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

WikiLeaks: Saudi Arabia Low on Oil Reserves

A geologist and former head of exploration at the Saudi Arabian oil monopoly Aramco, has warned that his country may have far less oil than experts previously thought.

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Philly Abortion Doctor Due in Court Wednesday

The Philadelphia abortion doctor charged with the murder of seven infants is due in court Wednesday after having his request for a public defender denied.

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Does America Suffer from 'Underdogma'?

What happens when the idea of the underdog becomes an entrenched political philosophy that says the powerful are bad and the powerless are virtuous?

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Egyptian Opposition Defiant After VP's Warning

Egypt's Vice President Omar Suleiman incurred the wrath of protestors and opposition groups after he warned they had two options left - dialogue or a coup.

Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Snow, Snow, and More Snow! Winter Weather Continues

A major snow storm blanketed part of the nation's midsection for the third time in a week, Wednesday, dumping more than a foot of snow on areas still digging out from last week's major storm.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Texas Parents Question Required Arabic Classes

A Texas school district plans to make Arabic studies a requirement for students, upsetting some parents who said they were unaware of the proposed changes.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Probe Finds No Electronic Flaws in Toyota Recalls

Electronic flaws are not to blame for reports of sudden acceleration in some Toyota vehicles, according to a 10-month government study released Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Iran's New Missiles Raise International Concerns

Iran's has produced four new satellites, sparking international concern that the country is developing missiles that will eventually be used to attack Israel or others.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Palestinian Authority Sets Elections for July

For the first time since January 2006, the Palestinian Authority announced Tuesday it will hold elections on July 9.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

New Israeli Recruits Want Combat Duty

Eight out of 10 new recruits who will begin the enlistment process in March want to serve in combat units.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Terrorists Fire Mortars into Southern Israel

Palestinian terrorists in the Gaza Strip fired four mortar shells into southern Israel on Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Chechen Rebel Leader Admits Moscow Bombing

A Chechen separatist leader has claimed responsibility for last month's deadly suicide attack at Moscow's busiest airport.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Hamas Threatens to Boycott July 9 Elections

The Palestinian Authority announced it will hold their first local elections in five years on July 9 in the West Bank and Gaza Strip - a move rejected by Hamas.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Poll: College Sobriety Rises in Weak Economy

Fewer college freshmen are drinking alcoholic drinks, according to the survey organization, Outisde the Classroom.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Egypt Sets Up Reform Panels as Rallies Continue

Egypt's president has moved to relax presidential eligibility requirements in an effort to appease proterstors, who want their leader to step down immediately.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Poll: Americans Against Raising Debt Ceiling

A new poll conducted by The Hill newspaper showed that 62 percent of Americans oppose raising the debt ceiling while only 27 percent support it.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Palestinians Seek U.N. Nod for Church of the Nativity

The Palestinian Authority has asked UNESCO to designate the Church of the Nativity as a world heritage site.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

Muslim Mob Burns Indonesian Church Buildings

The violence occurred after a judge sentenced 58-year-old Antonius Bawengan, a Christian, to five years in prison for blaspheming Islam.

Tuesday, February 08, 2011

New York TV Exec Convicted of Beheading Wife

Muzzammil "Mo" Hassan, who never denied killing his spouse, was found guilty of second-degree murder after one hour of deliberation.

Monday, February 07, 2011

Government Agency Hiding Abortion Report?

The federal government is months late with its only official report on the number of abortions in America.

Monday, February 07, 2011

Super Bowl: Safety Issues Cost 400 Fans their Seats

Safety issues cost more 400 fans their seats at this years Super Bowl when roughly 1,250 temporary seats in Cowboy Stadium were declared unsafe, according to the National Football League.

Monday, February 07, 2011

South Sudan to Become World's Newest Country

Results of an independence referendum vote in Sudan will make the country's southern region the world's newest country in July.

Monday, February 07, 2011

Packers Fan Says Cheesehead Saved His Life

What some Green Bay Packers fans may not know is that the one fan staple - the cheesehead - is also a lifesaver. 

Monday, February 07, 2011

Russian Website Allows CBN Programming

The Russian website, emmanuil.tv, has made it possible for Russians to access the Christian Broadcasting Network's WorldReach programming anywhere across the former Soviet Union.

Monday, February 07, 2011

Global Obesity Doubles in 30 Years

Global obesity rates have doubled since 1980 according to new research published in the journal The Lancet.

Monday, February 07, 2011

Iran, Turkey Boost Bilateral Trade

Iran and Turkey announced plans on Monday to boost bilateral trade to $30 billion over the next five years.

Monday, February 07, 2011

Egypt's Christians, Muslims Unite in Prayer

Hundreds of Muslim and Christian demonstators united in prayer in Cairo's Tahrir Square on Sunday, joining hands against the regime of President Hosni Mubarak.

Monday, February 07, 2011

Saudi Scholar: Sharia the Only Path for Arabs

The denial of sharia (Islamic law) in Egypt and other Arab countries is at the root of the unrest in the region, Ayed bin Abdullah al-Qarni said.

Monday, February 07, 2011

Clinton Welcomes Muslim Brotherhood Participation

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton welcomed the inclusion of the Muslim Brotherhood in talks with the Egyptian government on Sunday.

Friday, February 04, 2011

Sudan's South Living Biblical Prophesy?

Christians in southern Sudan believe recent events in their country are part of God's plan for their nation.

Friday, February 04, 2011

Film Critic Reviews 'Sanctum,'The Rite'

New movies are hitting the box office this weekend, but are they family-friendly?

Friday, February 04, 2011

Dietrich Bonhoeffer: The Prophet and Spy

This week marked the birth of one of the most heroic Christian figures of the 20th century. Dietrich Bonhoeffer is known for his courageous effort to stop Nazism.

Friday, February 04, 2011

Rosenberg: What's Next for Egypt's Christians

Middle East expert Joel Rosenberg, author and founder of the Joshua Fund, speaks with CBN News about how the events in Egypt are affecting that country's Christians.

Friday, February 04, 2011

Many Churches Blind to Risk of Criminal Attacks

Churches across the U.S. are increasingly becoming targets of violence, according to a new report by the Christian Security Network.

Friday, February 04, 2011

Giffords' Astronaut Husband Decides to Fly Shuttle

The astronaut husband of wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords will head to space in April.

Friday, February 04, 2011

Va. Asks Supreme Court to Rule on Health Law

Virginia plans to request an immediate review by the Supreme Court of its constitutional challenge to the Obama administration's health care law.

Friday, February 04, 2011

Should Egypt’s Christians Fear Life after Mubarak?

Egyptian Christians fear they could be the target of even more attacks and persecution if President Hosni Mubarak resigns.

Friday, February 04, 2011

Court to Ohio Judge: Remove Ten Commandments

The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that it is unconstitutional for the Ten Commandments to be displayed in an Ohio courtroom.    

Thursday, February 03, 2011

Fort Hood Report: Shooting Could've Been Avoided

A Senate report on the 2009 massacre at Fort Hood criticizes the FBI for failing to see warning signs that the shooting suspect was a 'ticking time bomb.'

Thursday, February 03, 2011

Caucus Unites Lawmakers Through Prayer

Two congressmen on opposite sides of the aisle lead the Congressional Prayer Caucus, which strives to keep America's religious heritage alive.

Thursday, February 03, 2011

Second Planned Parenthood Video Reveals Violations

A pro-life group has revealed another video of a Planned Parenthood worker caught on tape offering to help underage prostitutes get abortions.

Thursday, February 03, 2011

Mitchell: 'Situation Here Dangerous for Journalists'

CBN News's Chris Mitchell was in Egypt covering the riots, but left because of security concerns. Listen to his eyewitness account of the intimidation and beatings of journalists.

Thursday, February 03, 2011

Gov't Supporters, Opponents Rally in Yemen

Tens of thousands of government supporters and opponents took to the streets in the Yemen capital of Sanaa on Thursday.

Thursday, February 03, 2011

PM Postpones Vote on Interim Chief of Staff

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu postponed Thursday's cabinet vote to approve Maj.-Gen. Yair Naveh as acting chief of staff for 60 days.

Thursday, February 03, 2011

GOP: Health Law Repeal Defeat Helps 2012 Victory

By a vote of 51-47, the Senate defeated a bill to repeal year-old health care law.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Pastor: Muslim Brotherhood 'Tragic' for Egypt

Pastor and Egypt native Michael Youssef says his greatest concern is the Muslim Brotherhood -- a radical Islamic group founded in Egypt -- will take control of his native country.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Rosenberg: What to Make of the Middle East Shakeup

Middle East expert and author Joel Rosenberg spoke with CBN News about the events in Egypt and what they mean for the U.S., Israel, and the Middle East.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

WH Condemns Situation in Egypt, Urges Change

The White House says Mubarak needs to prepare for an orderly transition from power immediately, and that it should include voices from the opposition.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Egypt's Protests Scaring Other Nations?

The protests in Egypt and the revolt in Tunisia are spilling over into the leadership of other countries.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Groundhog Day Results: Spring is Near

Residents across the nation may breathe a sigh of relief soon, thanks to to this year's Groundhog Day results.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Reagan's Legacy: Blueprint for an Ailing Nation?

Michael Reagan suggests the principals by which his father President Ronald Reagan governed may hold the key to restoring America to its former greatness.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

CBN News Reporter Caught in Cairo Rioting

CBN News Reporter Chris Mitchell was caught in the thick of the clashes between Mubarak supporters and protestors in Cairo. Listen to his observations. 

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

TSA Reveals Modest Body Scanner

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration has tested a new, more modest body scanning system.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Senators Support Mt. Soledad Memorial Cross

Sen. Jim Webb, D-Va., has crossed party lines to support a memorial cross that was recently ruled unconstitutional.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Third Have High Bad Cholesterol; Half Get Treated

A new report by the CDC shows about one third of all U.S. adults suffer from high cholesterol, but only about half of those get treatment for the disease.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

WikiLeaks: Al Qaeda Building 'Dirty Bombs'

Al Qaeda is close to producing radioactive weapons after getting nuclear material and recruiting rogue scientists to build "dirty bombs."

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Netanyahu Cancels Chief of Staff App't.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu canceled the appointment of Maj.-Gen. Yoav Galant as the next IDF chief of general staff.

Wednesday, February 02, 2011

Australians Await Category 6 Cyclone

Cyclone Yasi has already been recorded as one of the most powerful storms in history.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Huckabee: Stakes High for Israel with Egypt Revolt

Former U.S. presidential candidate Mike Huckabee told CBN News that Israel has a lot at stake in the outcome of the Egyptian revolt.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Brody File Show: Is Civility in Washington Possible?

On this week's edition of The Brody File Show, CBN News takes a closer look at whether civility is possible among Democrats and Republicans in Washington.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Palestinian Authority to Hold Municipal Elections

Tremors from Egypt's political earthquake are being felt in the West Bank.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Faith Group Launches Anti-Sex Traffick Campaign

Christian anti-trafficking ministries are working in Dallas on public awareness campaigns to stop sex trafficking of children to men in town for the Super Bowl.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Dr. Youssef: More to Egypt Crisis than Meets Eye

Egyptian-native Michael Youssef, founder of the television ministry Leading The Way, says there's more to the current turmoil in Egypt than meets the eye.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

At 102, George Beverly Shea Not Done Yet

Gospel singer George Beverly Shea is celebrating his 102nd birthday on Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Brisk Walking Linked to Better Memory

A new study revealed that the section of the brain involved in memory grew in older people who took regular walks for a year.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Jordan's King Fires Cabinet Amid Protests

Jordan's King Abdullah II fired his government on Tuesday amid protests in the streets in Amman.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Iowa Holds Public Debate on Gay Marriage

The Iowa House Judiciary Committee gave the state's citizens an opportunity to air their views on issue of same-sex marriage Monday night.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

AG Won't Support Incoming IDF Chief

Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein won't support the appointment of Maj.-Gen. Yoav Galant as the next IDF chief of staff.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Palestinians Fire More Rockets from Gaza

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip targeted two southern Israeli cities with longer-range Grad-type rockets on Monday night.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Egypt: Revolution in the Middle East

CBN News coverage of the situation in Egypt continues. Watch our exclusive reports on how this could impact Israel, the entire Middle East, and the United States.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Christians Say Egypt Unrest Uniting Religions

In the midst of the crisis in Egypt, some Christians say they are feeling a stronger bond with their Muslim neighbors, and many are working together.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Looting Jeopardizes Egyptian Historical Artifacts

Continued unrest in Egypt has put thousands of the country's historical treasures in danger.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Chick-fil-A Defends Beliefs Amid 'Anti-Gay' Claims

The popular fast food chain Chick-fil-A is under fire for its support of pro-family groups that denounce gay marriage.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Government Urges Less Salt Intake

New dietary guidelines issued by the government urge Americans to drastically cut down on the amount of salt they eat.

Monday, January 31, 2011

U.S. Manufacturing Remains No. 1 in World

Despite powerhouse countries like China, the U.S. is still the No. 1 manufacturing country in the world.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Huge Winter Storm Could Hit One-Third of the U.S.

Much of the nation is bracing for a massive winter storm, expected to bring "potentially historic and destructive" rain, ice and snow.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Clinton Calls Mass Meeting of U.S. Ambassadors

The top envoys who represent the U.S. in more than 180 countries will meet for a conference to be held at the State Department beginning Monday. 

Monday, January 31, 2011

Bombers Target Pakistani Police

Twin bombings targeting the police in Peshawar in northwest Pakistan killed five people, including a senior police officer.

Monday, January 31, 2011

Egypt Pres. Mubarak Blames Islamists for Chaos

President Hosni Mubarak blamed Islamists for the violence that has engulfed the countrywide demonstrations.

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Egypt Shuts Down al-Jazeera

Egyptian authorities ordered the Qatar-based pan-Arab al-Jazeera network to close its Cairo bureau.

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Netanyahu: We're 'Closely Monitoring' Egypt

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said his government is 'closely monitoring' the crisis in Egypt.

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Mubarak Names VP, Death Toll Rises in Egypt

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak named a vice president Saturday for the first time since coming to power nearly 30 years ago.

Friday, January 28, 2011

U.S.-Russia Treaty Deal in Effect in February

The nuclear arms pact between the United States and Russia is set to go into effect Feb. 5.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Military Preps for End of Gay Service Ban

The Pentagon is giving the military three months to prepare for the end of its "Don't ask, Don't Tell" policy against homosexual troops.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Prayer Urged for Pakistani Christian Facing Death

A human rights group is calling on Christians around the world to pray for the Pakistani woman sentenced to die for blaspheming Islam.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Economy Strengthening even as Debt Crisis Looms

Despite encouraging signs of economic growth, concerns are growing over the threat of a national debt crisis.

Friday, January 28, 2011

China to Build World's Largest City

The plan, called "Turn the Pearl River Delta into One," will create an urban area 26 times larger than Greater London, with a living space of 16,000 square miles.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Housing Dept.Wastes Millions in Tax Dollars

Millions of taxpayer dollars have been wasted in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Friday, January 28, 2011

GOP to Push to Overturn DC Gay Marriage Law

The battle over gay marriage could soon be resurrected in Washington, D.C.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Many Biology Teachers Lukewarm on Evolution

New research shows many public high school biology teachers are not comfortable teaching evolution.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Israeli Minister: Hezbollah Has Infiltrated Gaza

Israeli Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya'alon said Thursday that Hezbollah agents have infiltrated the Gaza Strip.

Friday, January 28, 2011

IL High Court Approves Emanuel's Bid for Mayor

The Illinois Supreme Court overturned a lower court ruling, putting Rahm Emanuel back in the running in Chicago's mayoral race.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

U.S. Muslim Population Expected to at least Double

A new Pew Research study claims the Muslim population in the U.S. will more than double over the next two decades.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Rep. Pence Won't Seek Presidential Bid

Indiana Rep. Mike Pence announced Thursday he won't seek the Republican nomination for president in 2012, but hinted a possible run for governor.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

N.J. Governor Seeks Money for Storm Cleanup

Many of New Jersey's residents are still without power due to a recent storm that dumped as much as 19 inches of snow across the state.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Iowa Senate Denies Push for Gay Marriage Ban

The Democrat-controlled Senate in Iowa has shut down an attempt to let Iowans vote on gay marriage in their state.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Too Young For Make-Up? Walmart Targets Tweens

Walmart is poised to introduce a new line of preteen cosmetics targeting girls between the ages of eight and 12.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Pentagon to Outline Training for Gay Ban Repeal

The Pentagon is expected to roll out a plan Friday outlining the steps the armed services needs to take to integrate openly gay soldiers into its ranks.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Experts: Social Security Will Be Drained by 2037

As the U.S. economy struggles to regain its footing, projections are getting worse for America's Social Security crisis.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Smoking, Obesity Causing Shorter Lifespans in U.S.

The life expectancy of Americans is lower than most of Europe and Japan, according to the National Research Council.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Obama's New Proposals to Cost Another $20B

The new proposals in Obama's State of the Union speech will actually increase the federal budget, according to the National Taxpayers Union Foundation.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Hawaii Senators Hold Prayer Despite Ban

Nine senators from Hawaii are not backing down when it comes to prayer.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Osteen Defended for Calling Homosexuality a Sin

In an interview with CNN, Houston megachuch pastor Joel Osteen stated that he believed homosexuality is a sin. Now gay groups are demanding an apology.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Anti-Government Riots Spread across the Mideast

Massive protests continue to rock the Middle East Thursday as anti-government rallies from Yemen to Egypt have grown with each day.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

No More Color-Coded Terror Threats

The color-coded terror alert system developed after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will soon be a thing of the past.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Racy MTV Show 'Skins' Sees Big Ratings Drop

Ratings for a new show on MTV being criticized for its racy material have dropped by more than 50 percent after only one week on air.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Another Snowstorm Set to Pound the East Coast

A winter storm that brought a mixture of rain and heavy snow to parts of Tennessee and New England this week is now predicted to cause dangerous travel conditions and disruptions throughout the East Coast.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Calm Returns to Lebanon after Two-Day Protests

Lebanon's new Hezbollah-backed prime minister began the process of forming a new cabinet as calm returned to the region after two days of protests.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Toyota Recalls Lexus Models Over Fuel Leak

Toyota recalled nearly 1.7 million cars worldwide Wednesday for fuel leaks, the latest in a ballooning number of quality problems that could add another dent to its tarnished reputation in the crucial U.S. market.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Lawmaker Presses WH on Religious Persecution

An American congressman wants the U.S. to help protect religious minorities in the Middle East and South Central Asia.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Bachmann Gives Tea Party Response to SOTU

Bachman's response was originally aimed at Tea Party activists, but it was broadcast live on CNN, taped by Fox News and telecast by the Tea Party Express.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Doctos Say Giffords Contuing to Improve

Doctors at the Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center Upgraded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' status from serious to good.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

IL High Court to Hear Rahm Emanuel's Appeal

The Illinois Supreme Court agreed to hear Rahm Emanuel's appeal of the decision to remove his name from the ballot for mayor of Chicago.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror: Arab-Nazi Alliance in the Holocaust

Author Edwin Black breaks down Arab Muslim role in the Nazi Holocaust and how this history still affects the Middle East today.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Southern Baptist Leader Leaves 'Mosque Coalition'

A Southern Baptist Convention leader says a religious coalition developed to monitor 'mosque discrimination' is crossing the line to promote Islam.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

First Gitmo Trial Results in Life Sentence

The first Guantanamo Bay detainee to stand trial in an American civilian court will spend the rest of his life in prison.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Aussie Flooding Devastates Economic Growth

Flooding that began in November continues to swamp Australia, leaving a path of death and destruction.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Lawsuit: Where's the Beef, Taco Bell?

A group of California attorneys say Taco Bell uses false advertisement by referring to "seasoned beef" in its food when in fact the fast food chain doesn't use real meat.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Palestinians: 'Settlers' Can Live in our State

Former PA Prime Minister Ahmed Qurei offered to allow Israelis the chance to live under Palestinian rule in a future Palestinian state.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Freedom Flotilla 2 Planned for May

Pro-Palestinian groups are planning another attempt to breach Israel's naval blockade on the Gaza Strip on the anniversary of the Turkish flotilla fiasco.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Sleep-Deprived Kids = Higher Risk of Obesity

Children who get less sleep are more likely to be obese, according to a new study published in the latest issue of the journal Pediatrics.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Lebanese Parliamentarians Chose Next PM

Lebanese parliamentarians Monday voted in Hezbollah's candidate for prime minister.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Farsi Channel Aims to Educate Iran on Holocaust

Israel's Holocaust memorial has launched a Farsi-language version of its YouTube channel in an effort to educate the Iranian people about the holocaust.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Billy Graham's Biggest Regret: Politics

Rev. Billy Graham says if he had it to do over again, he would steer clear of politics, according to Christianity Today.

Monday, January 24, 2011

WH Promises Stronger Support for Military Families

President Barack Obama has announced a series of new initiatives aimed at enhancing the physical and psychological health of military families.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Pope to Catholics Online: 'It's Not Just About Hits'

Pope Benedict XVI reminded Catholic bloggers and Facebook and Youtube users Monday to be respectful and sensitive when witnessing to others about Jesus Christ.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Moscow Terrorist Attack Raises Security Questions

The latest attack is now drawing questions of Russia's ability to safely host major international sports events like the Winter Olympics and World Cup.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Nation Marks 25th Anniv. of Challenger Disaster

Twenty-five years after the NASA shuttle explosion that took the lives of seven astronauts, the tragedy is still fresh in the minds of many.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Northeast, Midwest Brace for Record Cold Weather

Meteorologists have urged residents in the Northeast and Midwest to stay indoors on Monday as they will probably face harsh winter conditions

Monday, January 24, 2011

Life Prize Awards Honor Pro-Life Movement

The awards recognize individuals who have made outstanding strides in preserving and upholding the sanctity of human life.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Unique Bracelets Help Promote Braille Literacy

Research shows as many as 90 percent of the blind community is illiterate and cannot read Braille.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Snow Blasts Midwestern States, New England

Forecasters say the storm is expected to dump 5 to 8 inches of snow, with New York City getting as much as 32 inches.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Churches Reaching Out to Brazil Flood Victims

Officials in Brazil are struggling to deliver food, water and other aid to residents stranded after more than a week of heavy rain, flooding and mudslides.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Texas Golfer Tees Off for the Record Books

Richard Lewis has set out to play 600 rounds of golf this year, earning him a place in the Guinness Book of World Records.

Friday, January 21, 2011

China Human Rights Advocate Still Missing

Congressional leaders renewed criticism of China's crackdown on human rights advocates this week as Chinese President Hu Jintao met with U.S. lawmakers.

Friday, January 21, 2011

First Lady Surprises White House Guests

White House visitors were visibly startled Thursday when they were unexpectedly greeted by first lady Michelle Obama.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Defiant Iran Holds Nuke Talks with World Leaders

Iran and six world powers were holding nuclear talks behind closed doors Friday in Istanbul even though Tehran is still refusing to curb its nuclear activities.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Tenn. Lawmaker Retracts Nazi Comments

Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., has apologized for comparing Republican tactics against the health care law to those of the Nazis.

Friday, January 21, 2011

PTC Calls for Child Porn Probe of MTV's 'Skins'

"Skins" made its debut on the cable network last week. The program features underage actors engaged in sexual situations.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Poll: Most Say Prayer Saved Rep. Giffords' Life

Less than two weeks after being shot in the head, Rep Gabrielle Giffords left the hospital for rehab. Most are crediting prayer for her 'miraculous' progress.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Obama Shifts Gears to Economic 'Overdrive'

President Barack Obama said his focus is now on "putting the economy into overdrive," starting with a new economic advisory board to focus on job creation.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Saturday Marks Roe v. Wade 38th Anniversary

Saturday is the 38th anniversary of Roe v. Wade -- the U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Obama to Run Re-election Bid from Chicago

President Barack Obama's bid for a second term will be run from Chicago instead of Washington, his team announced on Thursday.

Friday, January 21, 2011

Palestinians Block French FM's Motorcade

A Palestinian mob surrounded French Foreign Minister Michele Alliot-Marie's motorcade as it attempted to enter the Gaza Strip on Friday.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Homeless Radio Announcer: Is Fame Too Much?

Has the bright lights of the media attention for once-homeless radio announcer Ted Williams proven to be too bright?

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Feds Arrest Dozens in Historic Mafia Bust

In one of the largest Mafia crackdowns in FBI history, authorities arrested 127 suspected mobsters Thursday in New York, New Jersey and other parts of the Northeast.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Ala. Gov. Apologizes for Remarks on Christians

Alabama's newly sworn in governor is trying to calm the controversy he started on Monday when he said only Christians are his brothers and sisters.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

House Moves to Replace Health Care Law

One plan is to get rid of unpopular parts of the new law and advance GOP alternatives on key issues like medical malpractice.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Michael Reagan on Brother's New Book, Faith

Michael Reagan believes his brother regrets the claims he made in his new book that President Reagan showed signs of Alzheimer's while still in office.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Israeli President's Wife, Sonia, Dies at 87

The wife of Israeli President Shimon Peres, Sonia, died Thursday afternoon at her Tel Aviv apartment. She was 87.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

IDF: Overdose Killed Bil'in Woman

The Israel Defense Forces released its findings into the cause of death of Bil'in resident Jawaher Abu Rahmah, 36, in late December.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Giffords Able to Stand, Readies for Rehab

Less than two weeks after surviving a bullet through the brain, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords stood up and looked out the window of her hospital room.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Ground Zero Mosque Facing 'Money Issues'

The American Center for Law and Justice is asking the New York Supreme Court to suspend construction of a proposed mosque center near Ground Zero.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

DA: Philadelphia Doctor Killed Babies with Scissors

A Philadelphia doctor has been charged with murder after an investigation revealed the death of several babies and a 22-year-old mother at his clinic.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Obama Orders Review of Rules Affecting Economy

President Barack Obama ordered a review of federal regulations this week in an effort to get rid of rules that may be stifling job growth and creation.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Homeless Awareness Signs Cause Controversy

City officials say life-size signs meant to inform Dallas residents of the homelessness in their community are illegal.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Colo. Student Pays Tuition in Dollar Bills

College tuition is a growing burden on some in the tough conomy.  One Colorado student went to great lengths to show how heavy the financial load can be.  

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Brody File: The 2012 GOP Mosh Pit

Possibly a dozen GOP leaders may take the plunge and attempt to become the 2010 presidential nominee. But who will be the last one standing?

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

President Obama's Approval Rating Makes Big Jump

The survey released Tuesday revealed 54 percent of Americans approve of the job the president is doing.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

NYC Mayor Defends Chancellor's Birth Control Joke

New York City Mayor Bloomberg's new schools chancellor has drawn fire for a joke she made during a discussion about overcrowding in city schools.

Monday, January 17, 2011

UK Government Hands over State-Run Health Care

The United Kingdom will hand the reigns of its state-run health care system back to doctors, Prime Minister David Cameron announced Monday.

Monday, January 17, 2011

Health Care Repeal Vote Expected this Week

The House is set to vote Wednesday on repealing the new health care law.

Monday, January 17, 2011

Ground Zero Mosque Leader on National Tour

Feisal Abdul Rauf said his tour is to promote 'interfaith understanding,' and show that Islam is 'not an alien religion.'

Monday, January 17, 2011

Trillions of E-mails Sent in 2010

Internet users sent a total of 107 trillion e-mails worldwide in 2010, according to Pingdom, which provides web monitoring services to various companies.

Monday, January 17, 2011

Study: Smoking Damages DNA Immediately

New research has revealed that smoking damages DNA within minutes of a person inhaling smoke.

Monday, January 17, 2011

Jerusalem's Shepherd Hotel Demolition Completed

Bulldozers completed the demolition of the old Shepherd Hotel in the predominantly Arab neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah in Jerusalem's eastern sector.

Monday, January 17, 2011

Obamas, Holder Attend Church to Honor MLK

On Monday, America will pause to honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who would have been 82 years old on Jan. 15.

Monday, January 17, 2011

Hezbollah Rejects Hariri as Interim PM

Hezbollah chief Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah said his group would not support Sa'ad Hariri as interim prime minister while a new government is being formed.

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Crews Rescue 80+ Skiers from Stalled Lift

Emergency crews used ropes and pulleys to rescue nearly 85 skiers from a stalled chairlift at an Ohio ski resort.

Sunday, January 16, 2011

New Miss America a Christian, Home Schooled

A few days before she won the title as the next Miss America, Teresa Scanlan told CBN News that being in beauty pageants has strengthened her faith in Christ.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Doctors Replace Giffords' Breathing Tube

Doctors freed Rep. Gabrielle Giffords from the ventilator on Saturday, replacing the breathing tube with a tracheotomy tube.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Holbrooke Honored for Years of Diplomatic Service

Leaders and dignitaries from around the world gathered Friday to remember late Ambassador Richard Holbrooke.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Wait Begins for Sudan 'Freedom Vote' Results

Christians in south Sudan are awaiting results of an independence vote to decide whether they will secede from the Muslim north.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Film Critic Reviews 'Green Hornet,' 'The Dilemma'

Will the new movies "The Green Hornet" and "The Dilemma" be films that you should allow your children to see?

Friday, January 14, 2011

Aid Group Helps with Haiti Hospital Project

St. Damien is one of many cities in the island nation of Haiti that's still trying to recover from last year's devastating earthquake.

Friday, January 14, 2011

More States Want to Fight Against 'Obamacare'

Five more states want to become part of the lawsuit filed against the new health care law, which requires all Americans to buy health care insurance.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Ministry Scores Lawmakers on Religious Freedom

Open Doors USA has been scoring U.S. lawmakers based on their votes to determine the strongest supporters of international religious freedom in Congress.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Grenades Thrown at Hezbollah-allied Office

Two hand grenades were thrown Thursday night at the office of Michel Aoun - a Hezbollah-allied politician.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Australia Residents See Impact of Devastating Floods

Australia's third largest city of Brisbane was compared to a war zone as floodwaters began to recede Thursday, revealing the extent of damage.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

USDA Plan May Mean Healthier School Lunches

New guidelines are on the menu for school lunches across the country as the government seeks to make healthier food options available to students.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Kristian Stanfill 'Moves Mountains' with New CD

Worship leaders Kristian Stanfill recently released a new music album titled "Mountains Move." 

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Atheist to High Court: Drop 'In God We Trust'

California lawyer and atheist Michael Newdow has again petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to do away with the nation's motto "In God We Trust."

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Israel to Join U.N. Women's Group

Israeli cabinet ministers are expected to allocate 3 million shekels for membership in the U.N. Women's executive committee.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Lenders Repossess 1 Million Homes in 2010

Banks repossessed an estimated 1 million homes in 2010, the worst year since the mortgage crisis began in four years ago.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Police: Alleged Ariz. Shooter Had Prior Arrests

Arizona police say Jared Loughner, the alleged gunman in the Tucson massacre, had 12 previous encounters with authorities over the years.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

GLAAD Asks CNN to Stop Booking Anti-Gay Guests

The Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation has launched a Web petition against CNN's use of anti-gay activist on sexual orientation issues.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

New England Digs Out from Winter Storm

Much of New England continued to struggle to dig out and thaw out Thursday after the latest blast of winter weather.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Israeli Ministry Posts 2011 Excavation List

Israel's Foreign Ministry posted a preliminary list of archaeological excavations scheduled for 2011.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Rescue Efforts Tough After Deadly Mudslides in Brazil

Mudslides swept away homes in the mountains north of Rio De Janeiro Thursday, leaving survivors scrambling to reach those still trapped.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Ice Brings Unusual Sights to Mich., Miss.

For most in America, there's no doubting winter is here, and with the cold weather comes ice.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Church Cancels Picket at Tucson Victim's Funeral

A controversial Kansas church known for protesting at military funerals has called off one of its demonstrations at the funeral of a victim of the recent Tucson, Ariz., shooting.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

November Housing Prices Fall 5 Percent

Housing prices across the U.S. have continued to decline and are expected to go lower, according to a housing report released Tuesday.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Did Ariz. Suspect Think Shooting was a Dream?

Some friends of Jared Loughner have suggested the Tucson, Ariz. shooting suspect may have thought Saturday's attack was nothing more than a dream.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Lebanon Gov't Collapses as Hezbollah Walks Out

Lebanon's year-old unity government collapsed Wednesday after Hezbollah walked out over a U.N.-backed tribunal investigating the assassination of former prime minister Hariri.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Obamas Travel to Ariz. to Attend Memorial Service

The president is scheduled to speak Wednesday evening at the nationally televised memorial service at the University of Arizona.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Officers Shoots Christian Dead in Egypt

An off-duty police officer opened fire on a train in Egypt, Tuesday, killing a 71-year old Christian man, and wounding five other Christians.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Verizon Wireless to Get Apple IPhone

Verizon and Apple have finally teamed up to offer the iPhone to customers.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

'Guitars 4 Troops' Helps Soldiers Harmonize

A Tennessee guitar shop owner is helping troops overseas by sharing the gift of music.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Stakelbeck on Terror: Muslims Persecuting Non-Muslims

On this week's edition of Stakelbeck on Terror, CBN News examines the continued persecution of Christians in the Middle East.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Floods Hit Empty Brisbane; 20,000 Homes in Danger

On Wednesday, flood waters poured into Australia's third-largest city, swamping neighborhoods as the muddy waters reached the tops of traffic lights in some parts of city.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Abby Johnson's 'Unplanned' Journey to Pro-Life

The number of abortions in America increased slightly last year after falling for nearly two decades.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Storm to Blend with Midwest System, Head North

Much of the U.S. on Tuesday was facing some sort of winter storm watch, warning or advisory.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Court: Texas Can't Block Gay Divorce

A federal appeals court in Austin, Texas said the state's attorney general cannot block a divorce granted to a lesbian couple who married in Massachusetts.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Pope Rebukes Pakistan over Blasphemy Law

Pakistan's Muslims are telling Pope Benedict XVI to stop interfering in their internal affairs.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Slain Judge Remembered as 'Fervent Christian'

The judge killed in Saturday's Arizona rampage is being remembered as a "fervent Christian" who treated everyone with kindness and respect.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Israeli FM: Deploy Int'l. Force at Gaza Border

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman called for deployment of an international force along Gaza's border with Egypt.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Graham Warns against Blame Game in Ariz. Shooting

Evangelist Franklin Graham has warned Americans to be cautious about placing blame in the senseless Tucson, Ariz massacre.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Iran Claims Mossad Agents Arrested

Iran announced the arrest of a "network of spies and terrorists" on Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Tom Delay Sentenced to Three Years in Prison

Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay was sentenced to three years in prison on Monday conspiracy to commit money laundering.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Tragedy in Tucson: Latest Coverage

CBN News gives unique coverage of this tragic event, including analysis of Loughner's motives.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Devoted Husband Gives Life for Wife in Attack

Devoted Christians Dorwan and Mavy Stoddard were two victims of the Jan. 8 shooting rampage during a public event in Tucson, Ariz.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Giffords Staffer Recalls Moments of Attack

Sara Rajca is one of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' staff members, and was with the congresswomen when Saturday's tragic shooting took place.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Shooter's Motive Sparks Debate on Political Rhetoric

As more information is released about the Tucson, Ariz., shooting suspect, many are blaming growing political anger for his actions.  But are they right?

Monday, January 10, 2011

Biden Makes Surprise Visit to Afghanistan

Vice President Joe Biden made a surprise visit to Afghanistan, Monday, to assess the progress being made in handing security over to Afghan forces.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Dozens of Christians Arrested in Iran

Authorities in Iran may have arrested more than 70 Christians the day after Christmas, a ministry in the country recently revealed.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Jared Loughner: A Homegrown Terrorist?

The FBI is looking into Jared Loughner's motives. Domestic terrorism charges have not been ruled out, but defining such charges can be difficult.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Ted Haggard to Debut TLC Reality Show

Ted Haggard, the former head of The National Association of Evangelicals, is slated to debut his own reality show on TLC Sunday.

Monday, January 10, 2011

NYC Religious Leaders Target City's Abortion Rate

New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan recently called on religious leaders work towards lowering the city's abortion rate.

Monday, January 10, 2011

R.I. Bishop Blasts Leaders for Gay Marriage Push

A Rhode Island bishop is speaking out against Gov. Lincoln Chafee (I) and his push to legalize gay marriage.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Clinton: 'Sanctions Delayed Iran Nukes'

International sanctions have delayed Iran's efforts to develop atomic weapons, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Monday.

Monday, January 10, 2011

U.S., China Agree to Improve Military Ties

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates was in China on Monday mending military ties for the new year.

 

Sunday, January 09, 2011

All House Votes on Hold After Shooting

Business of the U.S. House of Representatives has been derailed following the deadly shooting rampage in Tucson, Ariz.

Sunday, January 09, 2011

Sudanese Flood Polling Stations Despite Violence

Thousands of south Sudanese residents continued to flood polling stations on Monday in the second day of a "freedom vote."

Friday, January 07, 2011

Health Care Vote Sets Stage for Next Week

The new Republican-controlled House of Representatives moved one step closer to fulfilling a campaign pledge to repeal President Obama's health care law.

Friday, January 07, 2011

Nursing Home Patients Getting Younger

The number of younger residents in nursing homes has made a surprising increase, challenging caregivers who have to accommodate them.

Friday, January 07, 2011

Franklin Graham to Bring 'Hope' to Haiti Sunday

Evangelist Franklin Graham has been invited by the church leaders in the country to remind Haitians there is hope in God.

Friday, January 07, 2011

Egypt Christians Mark Mournful Christmas Eve

They put aside fears of another attack like the suicide bombing of an Alexandria church that killed 21 worshippers on New Year's Day.

Friday, January 07, 2011

'Golden-Voice' Man Credit's God for Redemption

Ted Williams, the Ohio homeless man with the velvety announcer's voice, acknowledged God as the source of his redemption.

Friday, January 07, 2011

NPR: Executive in Williams Firing Has Resigned

The National Public Radio executive who fired analyst Juan Williams for comments he made on Fox News has resigned.

Friday, January 07, 2011

U.S. Says Too Much Fluoride in Water

Fluoride in drinking water - credited with dramatically cutting cavities and tooth decay - may now be too much of a good thing.

Friday, January 07, 2011

Why is Obama Talking More on His Christian Faith?

President Barack Obama has spoken more in public about his Christian faith in the past few months.

Friday, January 07, 2011

NH Man, Ex-Wife in Home Schooling Legal Battle

Martin Kurowski says his ex-wife's strict religious teachings were socially isolating their daughter.

Friday, January 07, 2011

Charity Shows Students How to Serve Others

Operation Blessing International teamed up recently with Regent University in order to reach out and serve the needy in the Virginia Beach, Va., community.

Friday, January 07, 2011

Disney Park Coming to Israel?

A Disney theme park may be coming to Israel's northern port city of Haifa in the near future, media reports said this week.

Friday, January 07, 2011

IDF Chief Talks to Parents of New Recruits

IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi addressed parents of youth nearing recruitment into the Israel Defense Forces.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

Probe of Televangelists Finds 'No Wrongdoing'

A more than three-year long Senate investigation of spending by six well-known evangelical ministries wrapped up Thursday, with no findings of wrongdoing or penalties for the pastors.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

William Daley Named White House Chief of Staff

Former Commerce Secretary William Daley will become the next White House chief of staff, President Barack Obama announced Thursday.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

Clooney 'Satellite Project' Monitors Volatile Sudan

People around the world will be watching when millions of Sudanese voters go to the polls on Sunday, thanks to the new Satellite Sentinel Project.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

'Smoky' Packages Shut Down Md. Gov't Buildings

Packages delivered to two state government buildings in Maryland exploded Thursday, sending sulfur-like fumes into the air and minimally hurting one mailroom worker.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

Bronze Bear Statue May Leave Calif. Capitol

Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger moved out of the governor's office in the California state Capitol building last week. However, he left behind his $20,000 bronze grizzly bear statue.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

U.S. Nearing Closure on Saudi Arms Deal

The biggest U.S. arms sale in history is nearing completion, the Saudi Gazette reported on Tuesday.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

Can Obama, GOP Find Accord on Corp. Tax Cuts?

President Obama and the GOP have major differences, but they've begun to have a meeting of the minds on at least one issue - cutting taxes for business.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

Anti-American Cleric Al Sadr Returns to Iraq

Shiite cleric Muqtada al Sadr has returned to Iraq to the delight of hundreds of supporters after a self-imposed four-year exile in Iran.

Thursday, January 06, 2011

Pew Forum: 112th Congress Mostly Protestant

Researchers found there is more representation among Episcopalians, Presbyterians, and Jews in Congress than in the country in general.

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Homeless Man Offered Jobs for His 'Golden' Voice

Ted Williams became an overnight sensation after a video of him talking like a broadcaster was posted on YouTube.

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Michele Bachmann 'Not Ruling Out' Presidential Run

Freshman U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann has "not ruled out" running for president, her office said Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

South Korea Denies North's Peace Talk Offer

South Korea rejected an invitation from the North to begin peace talks, calling the proposal insincere.

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Racial Slur Removed from Mark Twain Novels

Revised versions of "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" and "Tom Sawyer" will be published to better suit changing times.

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Press Secretary Gibbs Quits, More Changes Ahead

Gibbs will quit his job to become a political advisor, marking the start of an Obama administration shake up as the president redefines his team. 

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Economist: Oil Prices Could Damper Recovery

Faith Birol, the agency's chief economist told the Financial Times that sooner or later, oil will simply cost too much and hurt the world's biggest economies.

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

Fed Court Asks CA Court for Prop 8 Clarification

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals asked the California Supreme Court to clarify whether the supporters of Prop 8 have the legal standing to file an appeal.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Slain Pakistani Gov. Stood Against Blasphemy Law

A powerful Pakistani governor was shot and killed Tuesday by one of his own guards over his stance against the country's blasphemy law.

 

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Rare Solar Eclipse Casts Eerie Morning Glow

Europe and areas across the Mideast were treated to a rare sight Tuesday, as a solar eclipse cast an eerie glow during the early morning hours.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Obama Poised to Sign Food Safety Bill

The bill gives the U.S. Food and Drug Administration new powers over inspections at food processing facilities.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Will Baby Boomers Outlive Medicare?

Some baby boomers are starting to turn 65 this year and that new number of retirees is going to put even more stress on the Medicare system.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

U.K. Labor Unions Warn of Surge in Strikes

The threat came in response to U.K. Treasury Secretary's recent announcement of billions in spending cuts to trim the nation's deficit.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Iraqi Christians Urged to Stay Despite Attacks

Dindar Najman, Iraq's new minister for immigration and migrants, has asked Christians not to leave the country despite the recent deadly attacks against their community.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

CDC: Flu Widespread in Five States

The CDC said if Americans haven't received their flu shot yet, it's not too late.

Monday, January 03, 2011

New Cancer Test Could Help in Treatment

The test, invented by Boston scientists and health care giant Johnson & Johnson, is so sensitive it can spot a single cancer cell among a billion healthy ones.

Monday, January 03, 2011

Britain Headed for Coldest Winter in 300 Years

Britain is having one of its coldest winters on record. Temperatures during the month of December were the coldest in 120 years, averaging only around 32 degrees.

Friday, December 31, 2010

Operation Blessing Delivers New Shoes to Peru Kids

Operation Blessing International is working to reach the poorest communities in Peru, recently providing new shoes to thousands of children.

Friday, December 31, 2010

Horseback Therapy Helps the Disabled

A Texas organization is using therapeutic horseback riding to help improve the quality of life for those with disabilities.

Friday, December 31, 2010

Massive Flooding Forces Australia Evacuations

Floodwaters in Australia are now covering an area larger than France and Germany combined, and affecting at least 200,000 people.

Friday, December 31, 2010

Basketball Hoops Donations Upset Fla. Atheists

An atheist group is upset with a Florida sheriff's attempt to get tough with local inmates.

Friday, December 31, 2010

No New Year's Resolution? You're Not Alone

New Year's resolutions could be slim in the United States for 2011.

Friday, December 31, 2010

German Surfers Ride City River Waves

No beach? No problem. Surfers in Germany are taking advantage of high water levels in the cities rivers.

Friday, December 31, 2010

Poll Shows GOP Support Huckabee for President

A new poll reveals former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee has the most support to be the 2010 GOP presidential candidate.

Friday, December 31, 2010

Experts: Gas Prices Could Hit $5 a Gallon Soon

Gas prices have increased throughout the holiday season, and drivers are now being warned of prices as high as $5 per gallon in coming years.

Friday, December 31, 2010

Harsh Winter Weather Ringing in the New Year

The winter weather isn't letting up for much of the country as several states across the nation usher in the new year with snow, ice, and rain.

Friday, December 31, 2010

Islamic Terrorists Continue Attacks on Iraqi Christians

Islamic terrorists have killed two more Iraqi Christians, attacking four Christian homes with bombs and grenades Thursday night.

Friday, December 31, 2010

Christianity & The Church

What is the position of the Church in today's changing world? CBN News has consistently kept you appraised on what is happening to Christians around the world and at home and where the Church is making a difference.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Global Threats

Economic sanctions against Iran and North Korea countries have continued, but the security threat posed the rogue nations has remained a high concern for the United States and international community.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Israel Sovereignty

Ongoing threats to Israel's national security this year included the spreading notion that the world would be a better place without the Jewish nation. Our CBN News Jerusalem team continues to take you 'Inside Israel' unlike any other news source.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Social & Moral Concerns

Evangelical conservatives fought throughout 2010 against what they saw as threats to America's social and moral makeup.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Manatees Seek Out Warmth amid Fla. Cold Snap

The cold weather chilling the Southeast is causing a rarely seen sight along Florida's coast - manatees.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Christine O'Donnell Denies Misusing Campaign Funds

Reports indicate federal authorities have launched a criminal investigation to look into whether O'Donnell illegally used campaign money to pay personal bills.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Obama Extends Hawaii Vacation

A spokesman for the president said he wants to spend more time with his wife and daughters before returning to work.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Atheists Accuse DC Mayor Elect of Discrimination

An atheist group in Washington, D.C., is protesting that atheists aren't being invited to take part in a prayer service.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Former Israeli President Convicted of Rape

The Tel Aviv District Court convicted former Israeli President Moshe Katsav on two counts of rape and sexual harassment charges.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Biblical Archaeology

This year marked several new developments in the field. Our new Biblical Archaeology section includes this year's latest discoveries and insight on how they relate to our understanding of the Bible.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Midterm Elections, Tea Party Influence

The heated backlash against the Democrat's controversial health care reform push, along with the Obama administration's apparent lack of attention to the flagging economy, fueled the decentralized "Tea Party" movement, making it a force to be reckoned with during the 2010 midterm elections.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

The Economy, Gulf Oil Spill

A weak economy, a growing federal deficit, and a man-made disaster in the Gulf that dragged on for months spelled more trouble for President Obama his efforts to pull the country out of a prolonged recession.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Haiti Earthquake, Cholera Outbreak

After an already struggling Haiti was hit with a powerful 7.0 earthquake in mid-January, the international community took great interest in the country and in helping Haitians with the long road to recovery.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Islam vs. Western Values

From the arrest of Islamic extremists on U.S. soil to a proposed mosque center near Ground Zero, the debate surrounding Islam and Western values captured your attention throughout 2010.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Even in NFL, Tebow Proudly Wears His Faith

Denver Bronco's quarterback Tim Tebow has always used football as a platform for ministry, and Sunday's game against the Houston Texans was no different.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Billy Graham Soloist Receives Grammy Award

Legendary Billy Graham crusade soloist George Beverly Shea has been selected to receive a Lifetime Achievement Grammy Award.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

111th Congress Most Expensive in History

The 111th Congress has surpassed its nearest competitor, the 110th Congress, by an astounding $1.262 trillion in new debt.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Pilot Defends Posting Security Videos on YouTube

American Airlines pilot Chris Liu said he didn't think the airport security video he posted on YouTube would get much notice. Too his astonishment, it went viral.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Freezing Temperatures Damage $115M in Fla. Crops

This winter's freezing temperatures have damaged several citrus crops in Florida.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Islamic Sect Claims Credit for Nigerian Attacks

A radical Muslim group in Nigeria has claimed responsibility for bombings and church attacks that killed at least 80 people on Christmas Eve.

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Maine Ski Resort Investigates Lift Failure

State inspectors have been dispatched to Maine's Sugarloaf ski resort to investigate the accident that injured nine skiers.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Wounded Soldier Gets Hero's Welcome on Christmas

An Arizona family celebrated a very special Christmas when their wounded son came home for the holidays.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Poll: Obama, Hillary Clinton 'Most Admired'

President Obama has been ranked as the most admired man for the third year in a row, according to a new USA Today/Gallup poll.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

U.S. Companies Reach Out to Muslims

American companies are increasingly reaching out to Muslim consumers who are seen as an untapped market for U.S. businesses.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Somali Militants to Obama: 'Embrace Islam or Else'

About 20 Somali-Americans have traveled to Somalia to train with al-Shabab.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Ex-Oil Exec Says Gas Will Hit $5 by 2012

Gasoline could hit $5 a gallon in the U.S. within the next few years, according to former Shell Vice President John Hofmeister.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Obama to Address Deficit in State of Union

President Barack Obama will use his State of the Union speech to address America's skyrocketing national debt.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Chief Rabbis Call Israel to Fight 'Abortion Epidemic'

Israel's Chief Rabbinate called on the Israeli public on Monday to fight the "abortion epidemic" in the country.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

White House May Reintroduce 'Death Panels'

The Obama administration has restored one of the most controversial provisions of the new health care law.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Why Getting Adequate Sleep is Key to Success

Is one of your new year's resolutions to get more sleep? One researcher suggests that it should be.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Miller Lifts Opposition to Certifying AK Election

Tea Party favorite Joe Miller gave up his nearly two-month legal fight on Monday to keep Alaska from certifying Sen. Murkowski's Nov. 2 win.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Egyptians Seize Weapons Headed for Gaza

Egyptian security forces have uncovered a large weapons cache in the Sinai Desert believed to be bound for the Gaza Strip.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Most Popular 2010 CBN News Stories

CBN News offered in-depth coverage on this year's most important stories to you, with the unique perspective our viewers have come to expect from our veteran news team.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Health & Wellness

Health issues like cancer, diet, exercise, and eating habits have been a long-standing interest to you, our viewers. This year, CBN News also offered you insight on how sexual sin and relationship problems affect your physical and emotional well-being.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Football Faith: Does God Care Who Wins the Game?

Author Chad Gibbs is a Christian and an Auburn Tigers fan. He says he noticed he had a hard time worshipping God on Sunday if the Tigers didn't win on Saturday.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Florida Church Uses Biblical Mural to Inspire Youth

Keith Goodson is the artist behind a massive 12 by 36 foot oil painting inside the Champions Church sanctuary in Winter Haven, Fla.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Iraqi Christians Hold Christmas Mass in Baghdad

Iraqi Christians refused to let the recent terror attacks keep them from celebrating Christmas.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Biden: Public Opinion on Gay Marriage 'Evolving'

VP Joe Biden said the military's repeal of "don't ask, don't tell" will help pave the way for a countrywide consensus on same-sex marriages.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Nepal TV Honors WorldReach Childrens' Program

After evaluating all of its 500 programs -- both religious and non-religious - CAR-Net chose the weekly, 30-minute program "Happy World" as No. 1 in broadcast quality.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Napolitano: Scanners, Pat-Downs Here to Stay

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano announced Sunday that the airport full-body scanners and invasive pat-downs won't be going away any time soon.

Monday, December 27, 2010

First Family Attends Church in Hawaii

President Obama and his family went to church on Sunday.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Nigeria Attacks Leave Dozens of Christians Dead

A mob attacked and killed six Christians in the central African nation of Nigeria on Christmas Eve.

Monday, December 27, 2010

Israeli FM: Israeli-Palestinian Peace Impossible Now

Israeli FM Avigdor Lieberman said a comprehensive peace agreement with the Palestinians is impossible at this time.

Sunday, December 26, 2010

Winter Snow Storm Not Hurting Sales Much

Consumers across the rest of the U.S. scoured clearance racks during the afterglow of the best holiday season for retailers since 2007.

Saturday, December 25, 2010

Pope Lunches with Poor, Condemns Church Attacks

Before the meal, the pontiff delivered his traditional Sunday blessing from his studio window, denouncing Christmas Day attacks on Christians in the Philippines and Nigeria.

Thursday, December 23, 2010

TSA Trying to Revamp Image?

The Transportation Safety Administration is trying to revamp its image over the Christmas holidays.

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Flash Mob Hallelujah Chorus a YouTube Sensation

What began as a surprise holiday greeting at a mall in Niagara Falls is now a YouTube sensation.

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Is the Traditional Nativity Scene Accurate?

The nativity scene is viewed by many Christians as the model of Christ's birth, but is it truly an accurate depiction?

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Atheist Group Places Sign Near Nativity Scene

An atheist group which opposes a Nativity scene in the state rotunda in Jackson, Miss., is striking back.

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

S. Korea Places Christmas Tree on N. Korea Border

The South had not lit up the 100-foot steel Christmas icon in seven years, because the North objected.

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Haiti's Progress Nearly a Year After Earthquake

In an interview with CBN News, Richard Sterns, president of World Vision, discusses his impression of how the people of the island nation are coping one year later.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Brody File Show | Evangelical Issues: Peace on Earth?

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News takes a look at whether evangelicals of all stripes can find common ground when it comes to faith and politics.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

D.C. Metro Starts Random Bag Searches

Commuters in the nation's capital will now face random bag inspections when using Washington, D.C.'s Metro transit system.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

NPR's Totenberg Apologizes for 'Christmas' Term

The latest politically incorrect statement about Christmas this year comes from National Public Radio legal correspondent Nina Totenberg.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

FCC Passes Controversial 'Net Neutrality' Rules

The Federal Communications Commission may pass new rules that critics claim could drastically change the way Americans use the Internet.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Census Could Show GOP Gains in Many States

The new 2010 Census could spell gains for Republicans. Results from the U.S. Census Bureau show America's population has steadily migrated South and West.

Monday, December 20, 2010

CBN Ministries Give Gifts to Thailand's Children

CBN's WorldReach ministry and its charity aid organization Operation Blessing International have given hundreds of gifts this Christmas to needy children in Thailand.

Saturday, December 18, 2010

U.S. Russia Arms Deal Still Short on Votes

Obama lobbied senators Monday, in an effort to gain support for a treaty that would would significantly reduce the number of nuclear arms held by the U.S. and Russia.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Nev. Military Couple Gets Extra Special Reunion

Not only was Army Spc. Donny Price reunited with his wife, but he also came home to a new house - a plan that almost didn't happen.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Wintry Mix Pounds East Coast, South

A dangerous winter storm moving up the East Coast delivered a potent mix of sleet and snow.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Documentary Sheds Light on Life in Biblical Times

The National Geographic Channel has produced "Living in the Time of Jesus," a three-part documentary series.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Scientist Alleges Religious Discrimination in Ky.

A scientist who applied for a job at the University of Kentucky claims he didn't get the job because he's a Christian.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Candy Company Sends Sales Team to Fargo, N.D.

Just Born Industries, a candy company, hosted its annual convention in a very unconventional place.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Twenty States Sue Gov't Over Healthcare Law

Twenty states challenging President Obama's new healthcare law told a U.S. District Court that it will expand the government's powers in dangerous and unintended ways.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Pope: Christians Most Persecuted Religious Group

The pope said Thursday that Christians are the world's most persecuted religious group, adding that religious intolerance and violence is an insult to God.

Friday, December 17, 2010

Fort Worth Transit Bans Atheist, Religious Ads

The move came several weeks after atheist ads declaring "Millions of Americans are Good Without God" were posted on four city buses.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Flashy Hotel Displays $11 Million Christmas Tree

A hotel in Abu Dhabi decided to go extravagant this holiday, erecting a bedazzled Christmas tree valued at more than $11 billion.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Family Report Shows Brokenness in U.S. Homes

Only 45 percent of U.S. teens have spent their childhood with both parents legally married to one another, according to a recent report.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

U.S., Europe Warned of Possible Christmas Attacks

Iraqi authorities have obtained confessions from captured insurgents that could give insight on a possible terror plot.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Texas Men Plead Guilty in Series of Church Fires

Two men in East Texas have said they were responsible for a series of church fires earlier this year.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

WikiLeaks Founder Released From British Custody

Julian Assange, founder of the controversial website WikiLeaks, is out on bail in London following a week of legal drama over his extradition.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Some Protest Despite War Review Showing Progess

The Afghan war strategy has weakened al-Qaeda terrorists and the resurgent Taliban who gave them cover, according to a new report by the Obama administration.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Old Man Winter Grips Midwest, Southeast

Relentless winter weather continued to grip much of the nation Thursday, with no signs of it letting go anytime soon.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Border Patrol Agent Killed in Southern Arizona

A U.S. border patrol agent was killed Tuesday night during a shootout between agents and bandits.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Parental Group Warns of Sexualized Girls on TV

The Parents Television Council says networks are continuing to push boundaries, showing sexual material -- with many of the plots involving young girls.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Congress' Approval Rating Reaches Record Low

Only 13 percent of Americans approve of the job Congress is doing, setting the lowest approval rating in Gallup Poll history.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Underprivileged Kids Get Early Christmas Surprise

A group of underprivileged children in Texas received an early Christmas surprise with the help of some of the players from the NFL's Houston Texans.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

World's Largest Airlines Now in Latin America, Asia

The United States can no longer boast owning any of the five largest airlines in the world. That distinction now falls to Asia and Latin America.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Study: Breast Cancer Linked to Low Vitamin D

Doctors tested 166 women with breast cancer. More than half of them had low levels of vitamin D.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Bethlehem Tourism Increases as Violence Declines

Hotel rooms have been fully booked for Christmas week, due in part to the declining violence on the West Bank.

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

S. Korea Stages Evacuation Drill Amid Tension

South Korea staged the country's largest evacuation drill Wednesday amid renewed fears of a war on the divided Korean peninsula.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Stakelbeck on Terror | Inside Iran's Revolutionary Guards

CBN News goes inside Iran's Revolutionary Guards with Reza Khalili, a former member who worked with the CIA to bring down the Iranian regime.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

WikiLeaks Founder Assange Granted Bail

A British judge has granted bail to Julian Assange, founder of the WikiLeaks website responsible for the release of several top secret U.S. diplomatic documents.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Michael Steele Seeking Second RNC Chair Term

Michael Steele will seek a second term as chairman of the Republican National Committee, despite criticism of his leadership.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Despite Concern, House Votes to Allow Gay Troops

The House voted Wednesday to repeal the military's ban on homosexuals, despite warnings from a Marine chief on the damages of overturning the policy.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Hugh Jackman Injured in Oprah Publicity Stunt

"Oprah's Australian Adventure," began with a bang, but was punctuated with the unexpected thud of Aussie actor Hugh Jackman's face against a lighting rig.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Christian Artist Uses CD to Help Cancer Patients

Pianist and composer Stanton Lanier is using his music to help cancer patients through his "Get Music, Give Hope" initiative.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Alaska Judge Won't Block Abortion Notification Law

A judge in Alaska has refused to block an abortion notification law requiring parents be contacted before girls under the age of 18 have an abortion.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Holbrooke Remembered as 'Giant' of U.S. Diplomacy

Richard Holbrooke, a brilliant and feisty U.S. diplomat who served as President Obama's special envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan, died Monday.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Decades Later, Mom Reunites with Daughter

A Wisconsin mother was recently reunited with the daughter she chose life for some 46 years ago.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Nutrition Law Gives Kids Chance at Healthy Lunch

Thousands of additional children will qualify for free or reduced price school lunches under the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act signed into law Monday.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Children Share What Christmas Means to Them

CBN News recently spoke with a group of children to find out what comes to mind when they think of the Christian holiday.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Netanyahu: Jerusalem Won't Be Divided

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said Jerusalem will not be shared with the Palestinians.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Palin Urges Americans to 'Remember Haiti'

After getting a first-hand look at the humanitarian disaster gripping Haiti,  Sarah Palin urged Americans to get out of their comfort zones and help the island nation.

Monday, December 13, 2010

CBN's WorldReach Launches 700 Club in Ukraine

The Christian Broadcasting Network's WorldReach ministry is producing a new version of The 700 Club television series in the Ukraine.

Monday, December 13, 2010

Swedish Police Investigate Failed Terror Attack

Sweden's Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt has asked his country to remain calm after what appears to be the first suicide bombing in Sweden's history.

Saturday, December 11, 2010

Senate to Vote on Obama-GOP Tax Deal

The U.S. Senate will take their first vote on extending all the Bush-era tax cuts. Prospects for passage of the measure seem better in the Senate than in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Friday, December 10, 2010

East Texas Church Fire Suspects to Plead Guilty

Two men indicted in a string of arson fires set at churches in East Texas have said they will plead guilty next week.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Latin Missionaries Increasing in Muslim Nations

A growing number of Latin American Christians are entering Muslim countries like Morocco, Turkey, and Indonesia as missionaries.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Obama Urges China to Free Nobel Laureate Liu

For the first time in 74 years, the award was not personally presented since its recipient is currently serving an 11-year prison sentence in the communist country.

Friday, December 10, 2010

'Last Languages' Bringing Word of Life to the World

In Africa, entire people groups have no Bible. In fact, they don't even have a written language. Wycliffe Bible Translators has been trying to reverse that trend.

Friday, December 10, 2010

'Grinch Alert' Lists Shops Not Promoting Christmas

Dallas First Baptist Church started GrinchAlert.com in an effort to keep Christ in Christmas.  

Friday, December 10, 2010

FAA Loses Track of 119,000 Aircraft

The Federal Aviation Administration is missing information on who owns at least one-third of the country's private and commercial planes.

Friday, December 10, 2010

CDC: Cholera Has Spread Throughout Haiti

Operation Blessing International has a team in Haiti to help improve the conditions for medical staff and patients.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Film Review: Set Sail for 'Narnia' Again

The new film is expected to thrill audiences with its dazzling special effects -- but will some scenes frighten younger children?

Friday, December 10, 2010

Prince Charles, Camilla Attacked by Student Mob

Students protesting a parliamentary vote to triple tuition fees attacked a car carrying the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall Thursday.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Treasury Earns $35 Billion from TARP

The government's controversial $700 billion bailout program has earned taxpayers some $35 billion in income over the last two years.

Thursday, December 09, 2010

UK Approves Tuition Hike, Students Protest

Angry students clashed with police in the streets of London Thursday, after British lawmakers approved a controversial plan to triple university tuition.

Thursday, December 09, 2010

Study: Heart Attack One Cigarette Puff Away

A new government report warns that one single inhalation from a cigarette can trigger a heart attack and can cause damage to nearly every organ in the body.

Thursday, December 09, 2010

Haiti Election Results Spark Mass Riots

Demonstrators took to the streets of Haiti on Wednesday to protest results of the island nation's presidential election, believing the contest was rigged.

Thursday, December 09, 2010

Somali Christian Killed for Refusing to Wear Veil

Islamic militants in Somalia recently killed a Christian woman for refusing to wear a veil in public.

Thursday, December 09, 2010

Senate Delays DREAM Act, Uphill Battle Ahead

Senate lawmakers have delayed a vote on the controversial DREAM Act that would create a path to citizenship for children of illegal immigrants in the United States.

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

WikiLeaks Denies Culpability in Cyber Attacks

Wikileaks says it doesn't have any ties to the recent cyber attacks on the websites of international businesses.

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Gates Declares Afghan War Strategy Working

Defense Secretary Robert Gates is assessing war efforts in Afghanistan and will present his findings to the White House.

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Minutes of Exercise Prevents Childhood Obesity

Only a little exercise separates normal weight children from obese kids, according to the results from a new study at the University of Southern California.

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Study: Middle America Losing Faith in Marriage

New research on marriage reveals a striking gap in attitudes between moderately and highly educated Americans.

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Experts: Foreclosures May Hit All -Time High

RealtyTrac said the country is on pace to see more than 3 million households receive some sort of foreclosure notice. That is more than last year's all-time high of 2.8 million.

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

Brody File Special: Which Republican Can Beat Obama?

This week, The Brody File begins a special 2012 presidential series called "Elephant in the Room," highlighting likely GOP presidential contenders.

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

Tensions Remain High on Korean Peninsula

South Korea's president vowed Tuesday to turn five islands along the North Korean border into "military fortresses," heightening tension between the two countries.

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

New High-Tech $100 Bill Causes Expensive Error

The new $100 bill includes advanced anti-counterfeit measures like a 3D security strip that could cause production delays.

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

Feds Track Credit Purchases Without Warrants

A new document that was just released revealed that federal law enforcement agencies can get a so-called "Hotwatch" order.

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

Taxpayers Make $12 Billion on Citigroup Bailout

Taxpayers will end up profiting from the government's $45 billion bailout of Citigroup, thanks to a recent deal the Treasury Department struck with the company.

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

California Home Gets Major Christmas Makeover

Marshall and Ruby Goodwin decked out nearly every inch of their Fresno home in celebration of the Christmas season.

Monday, December 06, 2010

More Die as Drug Gangs Battle in Mexico

The violent drug war in Mexico is escalating following an attack, Saturday, in Ciudad Juarez that killed 16 people.

Monday, December 06, 2010

S. Korea Ignores North's Warning, Holds Drills

South Korea moved forward with routine naval firing drills Monday, ignoring warnings from the North that such a move would add to already heightened tensions.

Monday, December 06, 2010

U.N. Climate Talks Face Serious Challenges

Among the challenges - the fact that a growing number of Americans no longer believe in global warming and that predictions of climate disasters are being proven wrong.

Monday, December 06, 2010

Report: U.S. Natural Gas, Oil Reserves Increase

The Energy Information Administration's annual report announced that natural gas reserves are up 11 percent and all major oil producing regions have also seen their reserves rise.

Sunday, December 05, 2010

Iran Engages in Nuclear Talks

Nuclear talks are underway between Iran and delegates from the United States and five other world powers, including the European Union, Russia, Britain, France, and Germany.

Friday, December 03, 2010

Chuck Norris Now a Real-Life Texas Ranger

Actor Chuck Norris is known for playing a tough Texas Ranger on television. Now, he wears the ranger badge in real life.

Friday, December 03, 2010

Late-Term Abortionist Heads to Maryland

Nebraska late-term abortionist Leroy Carhart has fled his state to set up shop in Maryland.

Friday, December 03, 2010

N. Korean Refugees Risk Lives to Spread Gospel

Every year, thousands of North Koreans flee for their freedom. Some of them come to faith in Christ. Incredibly, some decide to go back to spread the gospel.

Friday, December 03, 2010

Christians Pray as Mexico's Drug War Rages

Around 500 Christian leaders from Mexico's 32 states recently joined in Mexico City to pray for an end to the national crisis.

Friday, December 03, 2010

Annie Moses Band Leading Artistic Renaissance

The Nashville group, comprised of five siblings ranging in age from 9 to 23 years old, blend a wide range of genres into a unique sound they call "chamber pop."

Friday, December 03, 2010

Family Christmas Movies Premier this Weekend

Christian film critic Bob Waliszewski reviewed two holiday movies debuting this weekend - "A Walk in my Shoes" and "Christmas With a Capital C." 

Friday, December 03, 2010

Obama Makes Surprise Visit in Afghanistan

President Obama honored troops in Afghanistan with a surprise visit to Bagram Airfield on Friday.

Friday, December 03, 2010

Leaders Protest Removal of Christian iPhone App

The authors of the Manhattan Declaration have urged Apple to reinstate their iPhone application, which critics have panned as being anti-homosexual.

Friday, December 03, 2010

Family TV Movie Has Lesson About Judging Others

A new family-friendly movie, "A Walk in my Shoes," will premiere Friday night with the theme of the consequences of judging others in mind.

Friday, December 03, 2010

Counterterror Chief: Successful Attacks Inevitable

The director of the U.S. National Counterterrorism Center has warned that it's inevitable some future terror attacks on American soil will succeed.

Friday, December 03, 2010

Judge Refuses to Step Aside in Prop 8 Case

Sponsors of the measure asked Judge Stephen Reinhardt to disqualify himself because of his wife's leadership role with the ACLU.

Thursday, December 02, 2010

U.S. Loses Bid to Host 2022 World Cup

The results are in and the U.S. will not be hosting the 2022 World Cup.

Thursday, December 02, 2010

President Urged to Correct America's Motto 'Slip'

The chairman of the Congressional Prayer Caucus is asking President Obama to correct a speech he delivered in Indonesia, in November.

Thursday, December 02, 2010

Deadly Winter Storm Blasts Europe

A deadly winter storm is crippling most of Europe, killing 18 people in Poland after exposure to temperatures as low as 14-degrees Farenheit.

Thursday, December 02, 2010

Bacteria Discovery Could Point to New Life Forms

The discovery of a strange bacteria that can use arsenic as one of its nutrients widens the scope for finding new forms of life on Earth and possibly beyond.

Thursday, December 02, 2010

Eastern States Recovering after Deadly Storm

Many are cleaning up Thursday after wicked weather wreaked havoc up and down the East coast and beyond.

Thursday, December 02, 2010

Israel Foils Terror Attack in Northern Gaza

One day after Hamas said it would respect a peace deal between Israel and Palestine, the IDF thwarted a terror attack along the border with the Gaza Strip.

Thursday, December 02, 2010

Obama Restores Eastern Gulf Drilling Ban

The White House has decided not to open up new areas of the eastern Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic seaboard to drilling for at least seven years.

Thursday, December 02, 2010

Boehner Meets with GOP Governors-Elect

Future House Speaker Boehner met with newly elected GOP governors on Wednesday to discuss ways to cut spending, create jobs, and repeal "Obamacare."

Thursday, December 02, 2010

Deficit Panel Split; Painful Package in Doubt

A painful package of spending cuts and tax increases drew challenges from  the left and right on the president's deficit commission, putting approval in doubt.

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Star of David Discovered Atop Iranian Building

Iranian officials are outraged after learning the Star of David has adorned the top of its nation airline headquarters -- possibly for decades.

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Groups Highlight Progress on World AIDS Day

Advocates around the globe marked the 7th annual World AIDS Day Dec. 1, raising awareness about HIV/AIDS and remembering victims of the deadly disease.

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Author's New Book Revisits the Nativity Story

New York Times best-selling author Donna VanLiere's new book has been released by St. Martin's Press.  It's titled The Christmas Journey.

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Okla. Sen. Wants Tulsa Parade Name Changed

Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., says he will boycott a holiday tradition in his childhood home of Tulsa.

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

U.S. Condemns Palestinian Western Wall Report

The Palestinian Authority has removed a report from its website claiming Jerusalem's Western Wall was Muslim property and had no significance for Jews.

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

WikiLeaks Recovers from Major Cyber Attack

WikiLeaks, the whistleblower Web site that released a trove of secret U.S. documents, is back online after a crippling cyber attack rendered it inaccessible.

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Smithsonian Gallery Removes Offensive Video

The Smithsonian Institute's National Portrait Gallery removed a video Tuesday after a Catholic group complained it showed images offensive to Christians.

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

H.S. Football Player Flagged for Thanking God

A high school football player in Washington state says he was surprised he received a penalty for pointing to Heaven after a touchdown.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Senate Rejects GOP Bid to Ban Earmarks

The Senate has rejected a Republican bid to ban earmarks, but the issue of lawmakers promoting so-called "pet projects" is not over yet.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Pakistan Court: No Pardon Yet for Christian Woman

A Christian woman in Pakistan facing the death sentence for blasphemy cannot be pardoned until a court rules on her appeal, a judge in Lahore ruled Monday.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

U.S. Credit Card Use Drops

TransUnion, a credit reporting agency, found that more than 8 million Americans have stopped using their credit cards, an 11 percent decline.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Texas AG: Super Bowl 'Magnet' for Sex Trafficking

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott said the sports event is a magnet for such illegal activities.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

CBO: Bank Bailout Cost Taxpayers $25 Billion

The Congressional Budget Office says the 2008 bank bailout won't cost taxpayers as much as they previously thought.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Pentagon's Security Tightened After Docs Leaked

The Pentagon has announced new security safeguards have been put into place to protect classified documents.

Monday, November 29, 2010

Afghan 'Police Officer' Kills Six U.S. Troops

A man dressed as an Afghan police officer opened fire on NATO troops Monday, killing six Americans.

Monday, November 29, 2010

Obama Calls for Freezing Government Pay

Federal employees may not be getting pay increases for the next two years, President Obama announced Monday.

Monday, November 29, 2010

Post Office Preps for Billions of Holiday Shipments

The U.S. Postal Service kicked off its busiest time of year Monday, with special festivities at the Washington, D.C., National Postal Museum.

Monday, November 29, 2010

Giant Chocolate Christmas Tree Made in France

A French chocolatier has created a 10-meter, 8,000-pound Christmas tree for true chocolate lovers to view.

Sunday, November 28, 2010

Early Data Signals Merry Christmas for Retailers

On Cyber Monday, online retailers experienced a sales surge that could surpass last year's numbers by 20 percent.   

Thursday, November 25, 2010

Federal Judge: CAIR Conspired with Hamas

The Justice Department has provided "ample evidence" that CAIR has been involved in a conspiracy to support Hamas, according to a federal court ruling unsealed Friday.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Poll: Consumers Less Apprehensive Over Debt

A new poll shows that Americans are less concerned about debt than a year ago, but that doesn't mean they'll be spending freely this Christmas season.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Study: Half of U.S. Will Be Diabetic by 2020

Such a phenomenon would cost the health care system $3.35 trillion over the next decade.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Texas Rangers' Josh Hamilton Wins AL MVP Award

Major League Baseball's Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton has been voted the most valuable player in the American League and he's giving God the glory.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Fed Minutes Show Disagreement over $600B Stimulus

Some members of the Federal Reserve have expressed concern about the impact the Fed's quantitative easing initiative could have on the dollar.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Will Americans Choose Shopping Over Turkey?

The traditional "Black Friday" shopping day after Thanksgiving is turning into "Black Thursday."

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Israel to Break Tourism Record in 2010

Israel's Tourism Ministry said, Monday, 2010 will be a historic year in tourism for the Holy Land.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Charity Group Brings Clean Water, Food to St. Lucia

Operation Blessing International is bringing relief to people in the Caribbean island of St. Lucia after Hurricane Tomas hit three weeks ago.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

S. Korea: Two Civilians Killed in N. Korea Attack

South Korea has found the bodies of two civilians on the island of Yeonpyeong that North Korea attacked Tuesday, bringing the death toll to four.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Tenn. School Reopens after 'Extreme Makeover'

A flood ravaged Antioch, Tenn. school that was rebuilt courtesy of ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" has reopened its doors.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

CBC Report Links Hezbollah to Hariri's Murder

A report on the 2005 assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri "points overwhelmingly" to Hezbollah.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Faith-Based Pantries Helping Feed the Hungry

Rev. David Beckmann, president of Bread for the World, tells how Christians can play a key role in helping put an end to hunger in America and around the world.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

New Technology Makes for Hassle Free Shopping

For shoppers weary of having to try on numerous clothes just to find the right outfit, two stores have introduced a process that may make for hassle free shopping.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Gospel Missions Raise Challenge to Christians

The National Association of Gospel Rescue Missions is challenging Christians to look beyond their dinner tables to help others this Thanksgiving.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Prince William, Middleton Set Wedding Date

Prince William and his fiancée Kate Middleton will be married April 29 in the same church where Princess Diana's funeral took place.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

TSA Cautions against Boycotting Body Scans

TSA chief John Pistole said that with Wednesday being one of the busiest flying days of the year, a boycott would only "tie up people who want... see their loved ones."

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Operation Blessing Makes Forbes Top Ten Charities

Forbes Magazine has named Operation Blessing International as the sixth most efficient charity in the country.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Two Christian Brothers Killed in Iraq

Police in Iraq say gunmen killed two Christian brothers on Monday in the northern city of Mosul.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Court Extends Ban on Okla. Sharia Amendment

A federal judge has extended a restraining order blocking a voter-approved ban on Islamic Sharia law in Oklahoma.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Al Gore: Ethanol Was Not a Good Policy

Gore said tax breaks for first-generation alternative fuels like corn ethanol didn't work because they didn't produce much energy.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

P.A. Official: Western Wall is Muslim

A new Palestinian Authority study claims the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest site, belongs to Islam.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Severe Weather Makes Thanksgiving Travel Difficult

Wild weather across the country could make traveling a feat to remember this Thanksgiving.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Irish Prime Minister Plans to Dissolve Gov't.

Irish Prime Minister Brian Cowen announced plans to dissolve the parliament next month and call for a general election in early next year.

Monday, November 22, 2010

'Patriots Resource' Gives Essential U.S. History

In 'The Essential American' author Jackie Gingrich Cushman shares dozens of documents and speeches she feels every American should own.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Hometown Tree Picked for City's Christmas Display

Christmas is one month away, and decorated trees are already on display in some communities.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Blind Woman Completes 26-Mile Marathon

Two brain surgeries and partial blindness didn't stop Kathleen Boyle Wrigley from proving to the world she can run again.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Hundreds of Cambodians Die in Stampede

A stampede during a Cambodian festival with millions of people in attendance left hundreds dead, the country's government said Monday.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Nat'l Adoption Month: Knowing How You Can Help

November is National Adoption Month, and in America three out of every five families are touched by adoption.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Thanksgiving Dinner More Costly This Year

Thanksgiving dinner is more expensive this year due to higher food prices, according to a new report by the Food Institute.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Modest Economic Growth Expected Through 2011

A new report by the National Association of Business Economists suggests Americans shouldn't look for the economy to improve any time soon.

Monday, November 22, 2010

CBN WorldReach Launches South Asia Web Site

The Christian Broadcasting Network's WorldReach ministry has launched a new Web site aimed at reaching the South Asian "diaspora" with the Gospel.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Anti-Facebook Pastor Admits Affair

The pastor who said that Facebook would lead to infidelity has now admitted to being involved in a three-way sexual relationship with his wife and a male church assistant.

 

Monday, November 22, 2010

Ireland Swallows Bitter Pill, Asks EU for Loan

Ireland has formally applied for a massive bailout from the European Union in an effort to keep its banking system from collapsing.

Monday, November 22, 2010

U.K. Sharia Textbooks Advocate Anti-Semitism

A British documentary reveals that about 5,000 Muslim students are being taught Sharia law in some weekend schools across Britain.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Adm. Mullen Supports Ending Gay Military Ban

Adm. Mike Mullen, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff said he supports Congress using its lame-duck session to end the ban on gays serving openly in the military.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Lebanese PM to Visit Iran

Lebanese PM Sa'ad Hariri will lead pay a two-day state visit to Iran next week.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Israeli MI Chief: Tel Aviv Could Be Next Target

outgoing MI chief Maj.-Gen. Amos Yadlin warned that the relative quiet in the recent past should not "mislead anyone."

Sunday, November 21, 2010

U.S. Says N. Korea's Nuke Claim No Surprise

The U.S. special envoy for North Korea said Monday that while news of Poyongyang's new uranium enrichment facility was disappointing, it was not surprising.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Robertson: Jesus a Model of True Leadership

Robertson talked about the qualities of effective leadership, explaining that Jesus is the Biblical model of a true leader -- one who is first a servant to others.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Christian Pakistani Woman Appeals Death Sentence

The Pakistani Christian woman sentenced to death on charges of blasphemy has filed an appeal, while human rights groups also urge for her release.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Miners in New Zealand Trapped Underground

An explosion in New Zealand's largest coal mine has trapped at least 27 miners underground.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Gov. Bobby Jindal: Leading through Crisis

Some have said conflict builds character. Crisis, however, defines it. La. Gov. Bobby Jindal is an example of this - an unlikely leader who is not typical politician. 

Friday, November 19, 2010

More Travelers to Avoid Flying this Thanksgiving

Frustration over increased security the nation's airports could cause even more Americans to opt for the roads, as Thanksgiving Day draws near.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Should the 'Harry Potter' Finale Concern Parents?

The latest movie in the Harry Potter saga released in theatres Friday, but is it a movie Christian parents should be concerned about?

Friday, November 19, 2010

Food Prices Expected to Soar in 2011

Food prices could start climbing again next year. The United Nations is warning about shortages in key crops like corn and wheat.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Operation Blessing Funds Cholera Ward for Haiti

Operation Blessing is working with St. Luc Hospital and St. Damien Pediatric Hospital in Port-au-Prince to treat people with the deadly disease.

Friday, November 19, 2010

New NIV Bible Drops Gender-Neutral Language

The changes were made after a 2002 version was criticized for being too liberal.

Friday, November 19, 2010

New House Leaders Strategize on Boosting Economy

The new leaders in the House of Representatives gathered to strategize Thursday on how to get the country moving in a new and healthy direction.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Bush Tax Cuts Top Priority in Lame-Duck Session

As the lame duck session wraps up the first week, there's still no agreement on whether to extend the Bush tax cuts for all Americans or just the middle class.

Friday, November 19, 2010

U.N. Censures N. Korea, Iran on Human Rights

A key United Nations committee is criticizing North Korea and Iran for human rights violations.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Alaska's Miller Seeks to Stop Election Certification

GOP Senate candidate Joe Miller  he said he wants to examine the results and election procedures before deciding on his next move.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Grad Rocket Hits near Ofakim

A long-range Grad missile fired by Palestinians in the Gaza Strip exploded north of the Israeli town of Ofakim.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Palestinian Kids Say 'the Jews' Killed Arafat

P.A. television rebroadcast video clips of Palestinian children's messages, including hate speech against Jews.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Airports Consider Congressman's Call to Ditch TSA

Some airports are considering another way to show dissatisfaction: ditching TSA agents altogether.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Homeless Man's Integrity Inspires Gifts, Donations

A homeless man who returned a bag he'd found with thousands of dollars inside is being rewarded for his honesty.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Ethics Panel Leader Wants Censure for Rangel

The head of the House ethics committee determining the fate of Rep. Charles Rangel has recommended that the New York lawmaker be censured by the House for financial and fundraising misconduct.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Couple's Love Tested When Bride Paralyzed

Young couples normally experience challenges after they walk down the aisle. But a young Virginia couple's commitment is being put to the test even before they say "I do."

Thursday, November 18, 2010

PTC: Online Video Providers Not Protecting Kids

Video Web sites are not doing enough to keep explicit content from children, according to the Parents Television Council.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Four in 10 say 'Marriage Becoming Obsolete'

A growing number of Americans believe marriage is no longer necessary to start a family.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

N.J. Pastor: Facebook Leads to Infidelity

A New Jersey pastor told the leaders of his church to give up Facebook -- or resign.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

General Motors Stock Begins Trading Thursday

The turnaround marks a new phase for the auto giant since the controversial government bailout in 2009.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Gitmo Detainee Acquitted of 284 Charges

The first Guantanamo Bay detainee to face a civilian trial has been acquitted of most of the charges that were against him.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Murkowski First Write-in Senator since '54

Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski became the first Senate candidate in more than 50 years to win a write-in campaign.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Obama Presses for Vote on Russia Arms Treaty

President Barack Obama lobbied, Thursday, for votes to ratify a nuclear weapons treaty with Russia, during the Senate's lame-duck session now in progress.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Gay GOP Group Sparks CPAC Controversy

A Republican gay rights group will participate in the 2011 Conservative Political Action Conference, causing others to bow out of the event in opposition.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Russian Arms Suspect in U.S. Custody

The Russian arms suspect known as the "Merchant of Death" is now in United States custody facing terrorism charges.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Strong Storms Sweep Through Mid-Atlantic Region

Severe thunderstorms hit the Atlantic Coast from the Carolinas to Maine overnight, leaving buildings destroyed and thousands without power.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Penguins Bring Christmas Cheer to South Koreans

An amusement park in South Korea rang in the Christmas season on Tuesday with a parade of penguins decked out in holiday attire.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

European Officials Move to Stabilize Irish Banks

European Union and Irish officials are trying to find a way to stabilize Ireland's banks and restore confidence to the entire 16-nation Eurozone.

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Child Soldiers Waiver Angers Human Rights Groups

A war of words is underway in Washington, D.C., over how to best discourage countries from using children as soldiers. 

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Study: Lack of Sleep May Lead to Heart Disease

Researchers say that too little sleep causes the body to produce hormones that can cause inflammation of the heart and that could lead to heart disease and stroke.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Stak on Terror: The Iran-Venezuela Axis

Former State Department official Roger Noriega and leading Iran expert Ilan Berman give exclusive evidence that Venezuela is providing heavy assistance to Iran.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Group Urges GOP to Recognize Moral Concerns

Concerned Women for America is standing for social issues like abortion and gay marriage, after a group urged the incoming Congress to only focus on the economy.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Rep. Rangel Found Guilty of Ethics Violations

Rep. Charles Rangel was convicted on 11 counts of ethics violations by a panel of his peers, Tuesday, and will now face penalties.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Vick's Passing Skill Defeats Redskins 59-28

The Philadelphia Eagles quarterback threw four touchdown passes and ran for two more against the Washington Redskins.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Catholic Cardinal: U.S. Must Protect Iraqi Christians

The leading U.S. Catholic bishop has called on President Barack Obama to protect Iraqi Christians from attacks from Islamic militants.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

IDF Chief: Hezbollah Planning Lebanon Coup

Israel's military chief of staff warned Monday that the terror group, Hezbollah, could soon take over Lebanon in a violent coup.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Churches Lease Property for Cell Tower Locations

Many churches are looking for financial relief and some have decided to help their situation by leasing their buildings as location sites for cell towers.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Living Iowa Soldier Awarded Medal of Honor

President Barack Obama recognized Army Staff Sgt. Salvatore Giunta as the first living soldier since the Vietnam War to receive the Medal of Honor, Tuesday, in a special ceremony at the White House.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Bus Driver Saves Man's Life - by Donating

A Pennsylvania bus driver has saved the life of a man she didn't even know -- by giving up her vital organ to a fellow bus driver.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Calls Rise to Probe Capitol Hill Muslim Prayer Sessions

Calls are increasing for the Justice Department to investigate a weekly Muslim prayer session on Capitol Hill attended by congressional staffers.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Lead in Reusable Bags Prompts Call for Probe

The discovery of lead in some types of reusable grocery bags has prompted lawmakers to call for a federal investigation.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Haaretz: Nicaragua, Iran to Build Rival Canal

There may be more to Nicaragua's accidental invasion of Costa Rica than meets the eye, according to new information obtained by the Haaretz newspaper.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Cotton Prices at Highest Level Since 1870

The so-called "fabric of our lives" may get more expensive next year.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Iran: $100 Oil Price, No Problem for World Economy

Iran says that if oil hits $100 a barrel, it will not hurt the global economy.

Monday, November 15, 2010

Deadly Midwest Snowstorm Causes 400 Accidents

Residents of several Midwestern states continued Monday to dig out of one of the heaviest pre-Thanksgiving snowstorms in history.

Friday, November 12, 2010

TLC Launches 'Sarah Palin's Alaska'

Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin is opening up her home and private life to the cameras in an unprecedented new television series.

Friday, November 12, 2010

Deficit Commission Proposes $4 Trillion in Cuts

Lawmakers are staking out their positions over recent recommendations to trim the federal deficit, including a combination of tax hikes and spending cuts.

Friday, November 12, 2010

Sen. Murkowski Confident in Re-Election Victory

U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski is claming victory in the still undecided Alaska Senate race.

Friday, November 12, 2010

High Court Refuses to Block Ban on Gay Troops

The Supreme Court will not block the military from enforcing its "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy while the issue is worked out in federal appeals court.

Friday, November 12, 2010

'Unstoppable,' 'Morning Glory' Debut Nationwide

The new Paramount Pictures comedy 'Morning Glory' along with the pulse-pounding thriller 'Unstoppable,' debuted in theaters across the nation this week.

Friday, November 12, 2010

N.C. Bridal Shop Honors Military Couples

A North Carolina bridal store has donated dresses to women who have already sacrificed so much.

Friday, November 12, 2010

No Deal Reached in Restarting Mideast Peace Talks

A statement from the two leaders said officials would meet in the coming days to create "conditions for the resumption of direction negotiations."

Friday, November 12, 2010

Churches Set Day to Pray for Persecuted Christians

Christians around the world are remembering their brothers and sisters in Christ who suffer for their faith, as part of the global day to pray for their fellow believers this Sunday.

Friday, November 12, 2010

Chaplain: Veterans 'God's Gift to America'

As Americans paused to celebrate Veteran's Day, the director of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' National Chaplain Center also thanked God for veterans.

Friday, November 12, 2010

Israelis Urged to Leave Sinai Again

The Counter-Terrorism Bureau issued a warning late Thursday for "all Israelis in the Sinai to leave immediately and return to Israel."

Friday, November 12, 2010

Ariel Sharon Returns to His Ranch

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was transported to his Negev ranch on Friday morning.

Friday, November 12, 2010

Leaders Reject U.S. Proposal on China Currency

Leaders of the world's 20 major economies refused to support a proposal by the U.S to force China to let its currency appreciate and cut its trade surplus.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Pedophile 'Guide' No Longer Sold on Amazon

Amazon is no longer selling a pedophilia guide, following threats by thousands of customers to boycott the online marketplace.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

President Salutes U.S. Troops in South Korea

President Barack Obama saluted all U.S. armed forces personnel who defended South Korea during its war with North Korea on Veteran's Day.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Homes Lost to Foreclosure Drops 9 Pct in Oct.

October saw the sharpest drop in the number of homes foreclosed, with home repossessions declining by 9 percent from September.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

U.N. Condemns Attacks on Iraq's Christians

The U.N. Security Council said it's appalled by the acts of violence, calling them a blow against religious diversity and democracy.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Survey: Americans Mixed on GOP, Health Plans

A new poll shows Americans like Republican plans to extend those Bush-era tax cuts, but they don't want the GOP killing President Obama's health care overhaul.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

'Honor' Flags Bring Fresh Meaning to Veterans Day

George Lutz, creator of the Honor and Remember flag, will place more than 11,000 of the flags by the marble tombstones in remembrance the nation's fallen heroes.  

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Hamas, Fatah Fail to Reconcile

Following a second meeting in Damascus on Tuesday, Fatah and Hamas failed to reach an agreement.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Iran Rejects Nuclear Talks with U.N.

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said he will not discuss his country's nuclear ambitions at proposed nuclear talks.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Cigarettes Get Gutsy New Warning Labels

New cigarette labels show images of corpses, cancer patients, and diseased lungs and teeth.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Palin Opposes Plan to Ban Sweets in Classrooms

Former Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin is weighing in on a proposal that would ban sweets in Pennsylvania classrooms.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Pakistan Sentences Christian to Death

A court in Pakistan has sentenced a Christian woman to death by hanging for blasphemy against Islam.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Mrs. Obama Handshake a Muslim Faux Pas

An Islamic Indonesian government minister has been criticized by his fellow Muslims for shaking hands with first lady Michelle Obama.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Obama's Blank Check? GOP Discusses Earmarks

Tea Party-backed Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C., is leading a charge to ban earmarks, but other members of the GOP are not enthusiastic about the proposed ban.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Hamas Extends Invitation to Ahmadinejad

Hamas, the Palestinian faction controlling the Gaza Strip, extended an invitation to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

U.S. Cash 'Flood' Takes Center Stage at G-20 Summit

Leaders of other countries are concerned about the latest Federal Reserve decision to flood the U.S. economy with $600 billion in cash.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Terrorists Target Iraqi Christians Again in Baghdad

Five people are dead and 19 were wounded in a series of bombings in Christian neighborhoods in Baghdad.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Disabled Cruise Ship Towed to San Diego

The Carnival Splendor lost power Monday after a fire in the engine room. No one was hurt, but the ship had been drifting aimlessly for two days.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Brody File Show: The Tea Party Movement - What’s Next?

CBN News takes a look at the future of the Tea Party movement, where conservative evangelicals fit in, and why it matters to Washington.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Pentagon Can't Explain Bizarre 'Missile' Launch

Despite assurances that a mysterious missile firing off the coast of California did not pose a threat to the Unites States, several questions still surround the ordeal.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Fmr President Bush Outlines His 'Decision Points'

Former President George W. Bush launched a book tour for his new memoir 'Decision Points,' Tuesday, with a signing near his home in Dallas.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Fed's $600 Billion Move Sparks Global Backlash

The Federal Reserve's plan to strengthen the U.S. economy by printing more money has been harshly criticized by economists in the U.S. and overseas.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Israel to Continue Construction in E. Jerusalem

The Israeli Interior Ministry on Monday said it will move forward with plans to build 1,300 new apartments in east Jerusalem.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Gold at Record High, Inflation Concerns Abound

The price of gold hit another record high on Tuesday just above $1,420 while silver has gone over $28.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Myanmar Refugees Home After Election Riots

Roughly 20,000 Myanmar refugees returned home after clashes between government forces and ethnic rebels sent them fleeing across the border into Thailand.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Detroit Protestors March for Iraqi Christians

More than 1,000 protesters in Detroit, Mich., on Monday called on the U.S. government to protect Iraq's Christians.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Is Oklahoma's Ban on Sharia Law Islamaphobia?

A federal judge has temporarily blocked an Oklahoma measure that bars courts from considering Islamic Sharia law.

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

GOP Strategizes Transition to Power

House Republicans are starting to map out their upcoming transition to power in January.

Monday, November 08, 2010

Radical Cleric Calls for Death to Americans

The U.S.-born radical Yemeni cleric, Anwar al-Awlaki, has a new video out and is calling for Muslims around the world to kill Americans.

Monday, November 08, 2010

Mugniyah Suspected in Hariri Assassination

The U.N. may indict Imad Mugniyeh for the 2005 assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri.

Monday, November 08, 2010

World Bank President: Gold a Standard Currency

The world's leading economic powers should think about going back to a modified gold standard, according to World Bank Group President Robert B. Zoellick.

Monday, November 08, 2010

Iraqis Worship in Church Attacked by Militants

Iraqi Christians held a Sunday mass in their church one week to the day after an attack by Islamic militants that left 58 people dead.

Saturday, November 06, 2010

Indonesians Flee Volcano Amid Fears of Eruption

Residents at the foot of Mount Merapi fled their homes Monday after authorities warned the volcano could erupt again at any moment.

Friday, November 05, 2010

CT Scans Significantly Reduce Lung Cancer Deaths

A new study shows that CT scans can reduce the risk of death from lung cancer by 20 percent.

Friday, November 05, 2010

Muslim Group Files Lawsuit Against Oklahoma

The Muslim activist group the Council on American-Islamic Relations is filing a lawsuit against the state of Oklahoma for its recently voter-passed measure banning Sharia law.

Friday, November 05, 2010

Chilean Miner Says Elvis' Music Inspired Him

Edison Pena, one of the Chilean miners rescued from a collapsed mine last month, gave a rendition of his favorite Elvis Presley songs on "The Late Show" with David Letterman Thursday night.

Friday, November 05, 2010

Elderly Couple Donates Most of Lottery Winnings

An elderly Canadian couple has taken the concept of sharing to a new level, after giving away most of their lottery ticket winnings to others.

Friday, November 05, 2010

Obama Heads to Asia for U.S. Economic Efforts

President Barack Obama will focus on trade, jobs, and national security during a 10-day trip to Asia, Oct. 6-16.

Friday, November 05, 2010

Nancy Pelosi to Run for House Minority Leader

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Friday she will try to retain her spot as leader of the House Democrats.

Friday, November 05, 2010

Obama 'Open' to Extending Bush Tax Cuts

President Barack Obama says he is open to extending the Bush tax cuts for another year or two, even for families making $250,000 or more a year.

Friday, November 05, 2010

P.A. to Try Man for Violating Boycott

The Palestinian Authority arrested and jailed a man for "carrying out commercial transactions with residents of a hostile state."

Friday, November 05, 2010

Jobless Rate Remained at 9.6 in October

A new report from the U.S. Labor Department shows the economy still isn't generating enough jobs to bring down the nation's unemployment rate.

Friday, November 05, 2010

Death Toll from Indonesian Volcano Tops 100

The death toll from Indonesia's volcano has topped 100 after a blistering gas cloud ripped through a mountainside village.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Complaint Over Christian Roommate Ad Dismissed

A housing complaint filed against a Michigan woman who expressed interest in finding a Christian roommate has been dismissed.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Fort Hood Victims Remembered One Year Later

Friday marks the one year anniversary of the Fort Hood shooting, when Maj. Nidal Hasan opened fire on the base, killing 13 people and wounding dozens of others.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

YouTube Removes Muslim Cleric's Jihad Videos

YouTube is removing videos that incite calls to holy war made by the American-born Muslim cleric Anwar al-Awlaki.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Lincoln Brewster Shares 'Real Life' on New CD

The 39-year-old Christian recording artist said the new CD was the most transparent work he has ever produced.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Former Revolutionary Guard: 'Iran Will Bomb Israel'

The former member told Israel's National Radio that Iran's goal is to bring about total chaos in the world, so that the Islamic messianic figure "the Mahdi" will appear.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Turkish Gov't. Seeks to Islamize Education

A series of reforms proposed by Turkey's National Educational Council would impose Islamic ideology on the nation's youth.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Haiti Prepares for Tropical Storm Tomas

The Haitian government has told residents to evacuate quake zones ahead of tropical storm Tomas.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Biological Mom Loses Custody in Vt. Child Case

The Vermont Supreme Court has ruled in favor of the non-biological mother in a lesbian custody case involving a child.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

New GOP Congress Sets Sights on 'Obamacare'

On Wednesday, the expected new House Majority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, and other Republicans began laying out their plans to derail Obamacare.

Thursday, November 04, 2010

Qantas Jumbo Makes Emergency Landing

Quantas Airlines has grounded its fleet of Airbus A380 jetliners after one of them lost an engine just six minutes into an overnight flight from Singapore to Sydney.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Film Explores God-given Purpose in 'Rising Stars'

Award-winning Christian music artist Rebecca St. James stars in a new film that explores how to use our God-given talents. Watch the CBN News interview.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

SBA List Spends Big Bucks for Pro-Life Candidates

The Susan B. Anthony List spent millions of dollars this campaign season in an effort to elect pro-life candidates to public office.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Exit Polls Show GOP Rode Wave of Voter Frustration

Voter frustration with the economy and lawmakers in Washington were the ingredients of success for Republicans this midterm election.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Christian Leader has Advice for New Congress

The head of the D. James Kennedy Center for Christian Statesmanship hopes that the new congress recognize that God has placed them in their positions for a purpose.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

GOP Captures Governorships in at Least 10 States

With 37 governors seats in play in this election, Republicans made big gains on Tuesday and hoped for even more statehouse gains.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Iowa Ousts Three Justices Over Gay Marriage

The judges, who were up for re-election, had joined a unanimous decision last year that made the state the first in the Midwest to allow gay marriage.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

U.S. Naval Ship Heads to Haiti as Storm Nears

A U.S. Navy vessel is headed for Haiti Tuesday to offer humanitarian aid in case a brewing storm strikes the small island nation.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Airlines Caution against Rash Response to Bomb Plot

The terror plot involving bombs on cargo planes has investigators taking a closer look at a plane crash that happened two months ago.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Brown, Boxer Projected Winners in California

Democrat Jerry Brown is projected to win California's governor race, while Sen. Barbara Boxer is expected to hold on to her job.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Reid Defeats Angle, Wins 5th Senate Term

Majority Leader Harry Reid will head back to Washington after securing a fifth term in the Senate over Tea Party candidate Sharron Angle.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Three-term Sen. Feingold Loses Wisc. Seat

Powerful three-term Democratic Sen. Russ Feingold was defeated by Republican challenger Ron Johnson in his re-election bid Tuesday night.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Nikki Haley Becomes S.C.'s First Female Governor

Republican Nikki Haley is projected to win in South Carolina to become the state's next top leader, and the first female governor in the state's history.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Republicans Win House Control; Dems Keep Senate

Latest projections show Republicans have won enough seats to take control of the House, while the Democrats will keep enough seats to hold onto the Senate. 

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Conservative Women Make Waves in Midterm Elections

Conservative women have made their mark in this year's midterm election season -- appropriately nicknamed the year of the "mama grizzly."

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Coons Beats Tea Party's O'Donnell for Senate

Delaware Democrat Chris Coons beat out Republican Christine O'Donnell for the open Senate seat once held by Vice President Joe Biden.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Stakelbeck on Terror: 'Eurabia' Rising

CBN News travels to Vienna for an exclusive interview with an Austrian counter-jihad activist who's facing prison time for supposed "hate speech" against Islam.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Election a Referendum on Obama's Agenda?

The vice president of Americans for Prosperity is calling Tuesday's midterm election a referendum on what he has termed the "Obama-Pelosi-Reid" agenda. 

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Court Extends Don't Ask, Don't Tell Indefinitely

The court's decision means Americans who are openly gay still can not enlist in the military, and those already serving could be investigated and discharged.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Dead Americans Still Receiving Gov't Benefits

A new report found that the government sent out more than $1 billion in government benefits over the last ten years -- to about 250,000 dead people.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Officials Suspect Sept. Dry Run for Bomb Plot

U.S. intelligence officials said packages they seized in September may have been a "dry run" for the Yemen-to-Chicago mail bomb plot uncovered Friday.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

GOP Looking For Big Gubernatorial Gain

Thirty-seven states will hold elections for their individual governors on Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Hezbollah Plotting Takeover of Beirut

Hezbollah is plotting to take control of Beirut should the U.N. Special Tribunal on Lebanon indict any of its members.

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Bishop Eddie Long Denies Abuse Claims

In denying the allegations, Bishop Eddie Long said the "claims of sexual misconduct are not true."

Monday, November 01, 2010

Supermarket Siblings Reunited Throug Job

Two California grocery store employees recently discovered they not only share the same employer -- but also the same DNA.

Monday, November 01, 2010

‘Reluctant Volunteer’ Now Advocate for Giving Back

David Levinson is a self-described former "reluctant volunteer" who now runs Big Sunday, the largest annual community service event in southern California. 

Monday, November 01, 2010

Ariz. Auto Crash Victim Thought Dead, Goes Home

A fatal car accident in Arizona that led to a medical mix-up this summer has a happy ending.

Monday, November 01, 2010

Netanyahu Slams UNESCO's 'Absurd' Decision

Israeli PM Netanyahu denounced the UN statement that the Palestinians have a legitimate claim to Rachel's Tomb and the Cave of the Patriarchs.

Monday, November 01, 2010

CBN -TV Broadcasts Spanish Program in HD

The Christian Broadcasting Network's Worldreach ministry has started broadcasting its Spanish program "Vida Dura" in high definition.

Monday, November 01, 2010

J'lem Mayor Inaugurates New Arab School

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat officially inaugurated the opening of a new girls' school in Ras al-Amud on Monday morning.

Monday, November 01, 2010

Death Toll Rises in Baghdad Church Siege

At least 52 people died when Iraqi security forces stormed a church in Baghdad to free hostages held by Islamic militants, officials said Monday.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Bullet Holes Found Again at Military Building

The FBI said, Friday, a gunman who recently fired shots at the Marine Corps Museum may be holding a grudge against the U.S. Marine Corps.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Movie Critic Cautions Parents this Halloween

With arrival of Halloween, many kids may be looking for a scary movie to accompany tricks and all of those treats. But such films can have a lasting impact.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Explosives Found on Cargo Planes, U.S. Starts Terror Probe

An international investigation is underway to determine whether suspicious packages found on cargo planes headed to the United States were part of a terrorist plot.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Experts: Haiti Cholera Outbreak Not Over

With deaths from the cholera outbreak in Haiti having climbed above 300, health experts are warning the epidemic is far from over.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Economy Grows Slightly in 3rd Quarter

The economy picked up slightly in the third quarter of the year, growing at a 2 percent annual rate.

Friday, October 29, 2010

South Korea: North Korea Opens Fire at Border

Mounting tensions may have caused an exchange of artillery fire on the border between North and South Korea.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Missionary: 'N. Korean Captors Tortured Me'

A Korean American missionary who was held captive in North Korea says he suffered sexual abuse and other forms of torture at the hands of his jailors.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Nasrallah: Boycott U.N. Tribunal

Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah called on Lebanon to boycott the U.N. tribunal investigating Rafik Hariri's 2005 assassination.

Thursday, October 28, 2010

New Regent President Carries on Robertson's Vision

Regent University President Carlos Campo said he plans to continue empowering students to be "the best human beings" they can be, while staying true to their Christian heritage.

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Violent Video Game Ruling Expected Soon

The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling soon on a California law that bans selling violent video games to minors.

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Saudi Prince Urges Imam to Move NYC Mosque

A Saudi Prince is asking the imam behind the proposed mosque near Ground Zero to move the construction elsewhere.

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Idaho Paraglider Survives 100-Foot Fall

An Idaho man says he is thankful to be alive after his malfunctioning engine-powered paraglider sent him plunging 100 feet to the ground.

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Bishop: Pro-Choice Catholics Betray Their Faith

A U.S. Catholic bishop about to be elevated to cardinal says Catholic politicians and judges who support abortion betray their faith.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Midterm Election Spending at Record High

This midterm election season has marked a record year for campaign spending.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Chilean President Honors Miners with Ceremony, Soccer

The 33 Chilean miners rescued after being trapped underground for more than two months were honored in a ceremony at the presidential palace this week.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Thousands of Bibles to be Distributed in Vietnam

Bibles will soon be distributed in Vietnam thanks to the efforts of a former Vietnamese refugee in Forth Smith, Ark.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Md. Episcopal Congregation Joins Catholic Church

An Episcopal church in Baltimore has become the latest to leave the denomination because of concerns about the ordination of homosexuals and women.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Americans' Faith in Government Hits 36-Year Low

A recent poll shows that it's not the political system that most Americans blame for current problems facing the U.S., but politicians themselves.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Palestinians Smuggle Cows into Gaza

Palestinians are using tunnels under the Egyptian-Gaza border to smuggle cows into the Gaza Strip for the upcoming Muslim festival Eid al-Adha.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Analysts Warn of Food Shortage Crisis

Experts have said the recent price hike is because of crop shortages due to widespread droughts and floods.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

GOP on Pace to Win House, Gain in Senate

The latest poll numbers show Democrats in a losing race to keep control of the U.S. House of Representatives.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

IsraAID Team Leaving for Haiti

An Israeli medical team will leave Thursday night for Haiti to assist with the recent Cholera epidemic.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Iowa Pastor Targets 'Out of Control' Judges

One Iowa pastor is calling on Christian leaders to shine a spotlight on "out of control" judges. 

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Ford to Help Drive Motor City out of Slump

After years of hard times in Detroit, Ford Motor Co. may be helping to lead the Motor City out of a major economic slump.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Government Cracks Down on Bullying in Schools

The U.S. Department of Education is sending out a warning to schools around the country that they could soon be prosecuted for failing to stop bullying.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Strong Storm Brings Hurricane-Like Weather to Midwest

Meterologists are calling hurricane-like weather in the Midwest one of the worst storms to hit the region in decades.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Brody File Show: Midterm Election Special

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News sits down with candidates in key races for the upcoming midterm elections.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Obama Has Hired Estimated 100+ Gay Officials

Only halfway through his first term, President Barack Obama has already appointed more openly gay officials than any other U.S. president.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Detroit Zoo Animals Play 'Smashing Pumpkins'

Animals at the Detroit Zoo are enjoying a rare treat this fall. Zookeeper's are giving them l pumpkins filled with treats to eat and play with as part the zoo's "Smashing Pumpkins" event.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Catholic Church Gives Out Condoms for AIDS Awareness

The Catholic Church in Lucerne, Switzerland is distributing condoms as part of an HIV/Aids awareness campaign.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Marriage Activists Square Off over Iowa Justices

Advocates and opponents of gay marriage rallied in Iowa over the state Supreme Court's unanimous ruling last year legalizing same-sex matrimony.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Electric Cars Answer to U.S. Oil Dependency?

The move is part of the White House's plan to increase the number of green vehicles used by federal workers on the job. 

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Deadly Tsunami Strikes Indonesia, Scores Missing

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake triggered a 10-foot high wave, washing away hundreds of homes in two villages.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Woman Prosecuted for Christian Roommate Ad

A Michigan woman who posted an ad seeking a Christian roommate on her church bulletin board has been charged with violating the law.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

P.A. Cancels Journalists Tour to Jericho

The Palestinian Authority canceled a field tour of foreign journalists to Jericho, MediaCentral announced on Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Israeli Commanders Attend Training Session

IDF officers noted increased kidnapping attempts by Palestinian terrorists over the past year.

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Turkish 'Peace Activists' Visit Jihadists in Gaza

Turkish 'peace activists' sailing on the Viva Palestina 5 posed for pictures with Islamic Jihad in the Gaza Strip.

Monday, October 25, 2010

Fmr. Marine Chief Disagrees with Afghan Withdrawal

Many are doubting President Barack Obama's July 2011 deadline for pulling U.S. troops out of Afghanistan, including former Marine chief Gen. James Conway.

Monday, October 25, 2010

Karzai: Afghanistan Gets Money from Iran, U.S.

Afghan President Hamid Karzai says his government receives up to $1 million a year from Iran, and Washington has also given his country cash because his office lacks funds.

Monday, October 25, 2010

NABE Survey: Economy to Grow at Slower Pace

The U.S. economy should continue to grow this year, though forecasters have lowered their expectations about the pace of recovery, according to a new survey.

Monday, October 25, 2010

Obama: Deficit Will be the Focus

Obama said starting next year there will be more serious talks on how to balance the budget.

Monday, October 25, 2010

Final Push: Candidates Hit Hard Before Nov. Elections

Political analysts - even Newsweek magazine - suggest that the GOP is poised to make historic gains and take control of the U.S. House of Representatives.

Sunday, October 24, 2010

Thirteen Massacred at Ciudad Juarez Party

Gunmen killed 13 young people and injured 20 others in the Mexican border town of Ciudad Juarez on Friday night.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Obama's Approval Numbers Continue to Decline

President Barack Obama's job approval numbers are at a record low.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Iran Authorities Set Pastor's Execution for Apostasy

A Christian pastor in Iran is scheduled to be put to death this weekend.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Ralph Reed on Midterms Elections, Tea Party

Conservative grassroots organizer Ralph Reed predicted the America would see the largest turnout of evangelical Christians in the nation's history.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Ill Widower Keeps Family Together Despite Tragedy

In 1969, Salvador Solis' wife died, leaving him to raise their 12 children alone. While many families would be torn apart by such a tragedy, the Solis family grew closer.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Retrial Ordered in Wilders Hate Speech Case

A court in the Netherlands has ordered a retrial in the hate speech case of Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Charity Group Helps Philippine Typhoon Victims

Operation Blessing International is working closely with the Filipino government, armed forces and local churches to help meet peoples needs.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Sharia Law Measure Sparks Oklahoma Debate

On Election Day, Oklahoma voters will decide whether to ban Islamic Sharia law from their state courts.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Muslims Break Ground on First Mosque in Alaska

The Islamic Community Center of Anchorage purchased the site for $600,000, Anchorage television station KTUU reported.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Israel Bars State Airline from Nigeria

Security concerns have forced Israel to bar its state airline "El Al" from flying in thousands of Nigerian Christian pilgrims this year.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Deanna Favre: 'Faith Will Get Me Through'

Deanna Favre says her faith is helping her deal with recent accusations of infidelity involving her husband, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Iowans to Decide Fate of Gay Marriage Judges

Iowa voters will decide whether three state Supreme Court justices who ruled in favor of gay marriage should keep their jobs.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Rand Paul May Skip Debate Over Campaign Ad

Kentucky Senate candidate Rand Paul says he'll decide Friday whether to take part in a final political debate next week following a campaign ad by his opponent that questions his religious beliefs.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Cholera Deaths in Haiti Magnify Need for Clean Water

CBN's Operation Blessing International is working to disinfect drinking water in Haiti after fears of a possible cholera outbreak.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Saudi Arabia, Iran Discuss Bilateral Cooperation

Saudi's King Abdullah and Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad discussed bilateral cooperation, AFP reported.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

NPR Fires Juan Williams over Muslim Remarks

The incident happened when Williams appeared on Fox News' "The O'Reilly Factor" and defended host Bill O'Reilly's claim that there's a "Muslim problem in the world."

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Toyota Recalling 1.53 Million Cars Globally

Toyota Motor Corp. said Thursday it's recalling more than 1.5 million cars globally because of brake fluid and fuel pump problems.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Calif. Court Upholds San Diego Firefighters Verdict

A California appellate court has upheld the verdict in the case of four San Diego, Calif. firefighters who did not want to take part in a gay pride parade.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Tenn. High School Bans Pre-Game Prayers

A southeastern Tennessee public high school will no longer allow prayers to be said over its public address system before the start of its football games.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

State Lawmakers Challenge Automatic Citizenship

Lawmakers in 14 states are working on a bill to deny citizenship to the children of illegal immigrants.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Four Infant Deaths Prompt Stroller Recall

Graco Children's Products Inc. is recalling about 2 million strollers after reports of four infant deaths, the Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

ACLJ Victorious in Religious Cases

A middle school in Colorado will now allow a student to wear a cross visibly around his neck. Also, an Alabama college student's religious objections to a class assignment were upheld.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Hezbollah Lashes Out at U.N.

Hezbollah lashed out at U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon over a report released on Monday warning of increasing instability in Lebanon.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Sesame Street 'Hair' Anthem Encourages Black Girls

A new Sesame Street video is teaching a powerful lesson to many young African American girls to embrace their hair as it is. 

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

O'Donnell Questions Separation of Church, State

Christine O'Donnell asked her opponent during their debate Tuesday to prove that the separation of church and state is in the U.S. Constitution.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Taxes, Spending Dominate Fla. Senate Debate

Taxes and spending took center stage in Tuesday's debate between Florida's Senate candidates. It is one of the marquee races in this year's midterm election. 

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Military Recruiters Told to Accept Gay Applicants

At least three gay soldiers trying to re-enlist after the Pentagon directed the military to accept openly gay recruits.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Survey: Christian Leaders Often Contact Politicians

Many Christian leaders find themselves getting involved in politics and government, according to a recent survey.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Officials Say Shots Fired at Pentagon Were 'Random'

Security officials say a shooting at the Pentagon Tuesday morning was "a random event."

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Suicide Bombers Attack Russian Parliament Building

Islamic insurgents in Russia's volatile Chechnya region stormed the parliament building, Tuesday, killing six people and injuring more than a dozen others.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Stakelbeck on Terror: The Islamization of Great Britain

CBN News interviews two members of the British House of Lords who are fighting back against the Islamization of Great Britain.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Foreign Demand for U.S. Debt Still Growing

International investors demand for U.S. Treasury securities is still growing despite America's enormous budget deficits.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Israel Invites Chilean Miners for Christmas

Israel invited the 33 rescued Chilean miners to embark on a "spiritual journey" this Christmas in Israel.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Merkel: German Multiculturalism 'Utterly Failed'

The chancellor has long been skeptical of Germany's attempts to build a multicultural society that includes its estimated 5 million Muslims.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Philippine Death Toll from Typhoon Megi Rises

Typhoon Megi has left 13 people dead in the Philippines.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Four Convicted in NYC Synagogue Bomb Plot

Four men who plotted to blow up synagogues in New York City were convicted Tuesday in federal court.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Feds File Legal Brief in Support of Tenn. Mosque

U.S. Attorney Jerry E. Martin of Nashville says Islam is a religion entitled to constitutional protection and to suggest otherwise "is quite simply ridiculous."

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Boeing's Employee Health Plan Fees Rise

Aerospace company giant Boeing notified 90,000 non-union employees that deductibles and co-payments will increase significantly.

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Geithner Says Economy 'Definitely Healing'

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says the economy is healing, but the scars of the recession still linger. 

Monday, October 18, 2010

Girl Inspires Community One Can at a Time

With nothing more than her pigtails and red wagon, little Peighton Jones is collecting cans from her community for needy families in Topeka.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Hopes of Survival for Remaining China Miners Dim

The chance of survival for 11 miners trapped underground in China is fading.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Palin Kicks Off Final 'Tea Party Express' Tour

The Tea Party Express launched its final cross-country bus tour before the midterm elections in Reno, Nev., Monday.

Monday, October 18, 2010

The Mahdi: Why Iran is Seeking Global Destruction

Author Joel Rosenberg's new novel centers around Iranian eschatology and how it ties in with Muslim regime's nuclear ambitions.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Facebook Applications Violate Security Terms

At least 10 applications have been sending personal information to dozens of advertising and Internet tracking companies.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Lausanne Evangelism Event Opens in South Africa

Thousands of Christians are attending the Cape Town meeting to discussing how to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ to the world.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Syrian President Meets with Saudi King

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad met with Saudi's King Abdullah on Sunday evening to discuss bilateral relations.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Chilean Miners Attend Mass at San Jose Mine

Several of the rescued Chilean miners came together to celebrate a Catholic mass in thanks for their rescue.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Gospel Reaches China Through CBN's Music Ministry

The website 1musicbox.com has now become the largest online collection of Christian songs in the Chinese language.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Saudis Warn of New Terror Threat in France

Saudi intelligence services have warned of a new terror threat from al Qaeda against Europe, particularly the country of France.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Jordanian Faces Sentencing in Dallas Bomb Plot

A Jordanian man who intended to blow up a Dallas skyscraper will be sentenced Monday.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Super Typhoon Strikes Philippines, Targets China

Super typhoon Megi slammed into the northern Philippines this weekend.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Testimony to Resume in Fort Hood Hearing

Twenty-nine witnesses testified last week at the hearing of Maj. Nidal Hasan, and more soldiers are expected on the stand Monday.

Friday, October 15, 2010

Dozens of Witnesses Testify in Fort Hood Hearings

Since the hearings against Fort Hood shooting suspect Maj. Nidal Hasan began Tuesday, 29 witnesses have testified.

Friday, October 15, 2010

African Christians to Pray in D.C. for U.S. Revival

Thousands of Africans will gather in Washington, D.C., this weekend to pray for revival in the United States.

Friday, October 15, 2010

Chinese Gov't Stops Christians from Attending Church Event

Government security police in China have stopped 200 Christians from leaving the country to attend a worldwide evangelism event in Africa.

Friday, October 15, 2010

Nebraska Law Affirms Fetus Can Feel Pain

New restrictions on abortion go into effect in Nebraska on Friday. The new law bans abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy and is based on the issue of fetal pain.

Friday, October 15, 2010

Land Grants Will Help Develop Negev, Arava

A new agricultural land-grant program will help new Israeli families interesting in farming for a living.

Friday, October 15, 2010

Judge: Health Care Suit Can Go to Trial

Crucial pieces of a lawsuit challenging the Obama administration's health care overhaul can go to trial.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Gov't Seeks Delay in 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Ruling

The Justice Department has asked for a stay on the injunction issued earlier this week that would end the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Michelle 'The Closer' Obama Hits Campaign Trail

First Lady Michelle Obama is back on the campaign trail for the first time in two years, as Democrats seek to gain momentum ahead of the November elections.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Muslim Cleric: Marital Rape 'Clearly' Impossible

A leading Muslim cleric in the United Kingdom said that it is "clearly" impossible for men to rape their wives, and it should not be considered a crime.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Afghan Peace Official: Taliban Ready to Negotiate

A top Afghan official says he is convinced the Taliban is ready to start peace talks and move toward a non-military resolution of the war.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

U.S. Travel Advisory for Europe Still in Place

The terror threat in Europe is still at a high enough level for the United States to keep a travel advisory in place for Americans traveling there.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Greek Israeli Ties on the Increase

At a time when the rift with its former ally, Turkey, is widening, Israel is looking to broaden ties with other Mediterranean countries.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Turkey Boycotts OECD Conference in Israel

Turkey's Culture and Tourism Minister Ertuğrul Günay said Turkey would not attend the OCED.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Couple Married Almost 70 Years Met in Prison

Jack and Jeanette Parten are celebrating their 69th wedding anniversary. Their love story began in a rather unusual setting: Huntsville Penitentiary.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

French Labor Strikes, Student Protests Continue

Numerous labor strikes against French President Nicolas Sarkozy's pension reform continue for a third day in France.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Medicare Scam 'Puts Mafia to Shame'

The FBI has arrested 73 people involved in the largest Medicare scam in the program's history, the U.S. Department of Justice said Wednesday.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Christian Schools Lose Appeal in U. of Colo. Case

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from two Colorado Christian high schools that wanted the University of California to grant college-prep credit for religious courses.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

N.J. Med Panel Suspends Abortion Doctor

New Jersey authorities suspended a doctor's medical license Wednesday for performing unauthorized late-term abortions in the state.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Chilean Miners Prove to Be Faithful Men of God

All 33 miners agree it was their faith that kept them safe and sound during the 69 days in the depths of the earth.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Hamilton Project Aims to Restore America's Prosperity

City leaders from around the country met in Washington, D.C., Wednesday, to discuss solutions for helping communities hit hard by the economic downturn.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Gates Warns Against Quick End to 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Defense Secretary Robert Gates warns that ending the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy could have "enormous consequences" for U.S. troops.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Michael Gerson: Obama 'Abusing' Faith-Based Office

On this week's Brody File show, Michael Gerson, a top aide to former President George W. Bush, says that the White House has "abused" the office of Faith Based Initiatives.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Hamas Closes another Press Office

Hamas closed the Gaza offices of the Palestinian Journalists Syndicate and detained several of its members for questioning.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Fed Leaning Toward More Action on Economy

Minutes from the Fed's Sept. 21 Open Market Committee meeting show some officials want to see how strong the economy is before deciding whether or not to act.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Justice Department Appeals DOMA Ruling

The administration has appealed U.S. District Judge Joseph Tauro's July ruling that would have prevented the government from banning same-sex marriages.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

U.S. Cities, States Facing Pension Deficits

The Financial Times reported that a new study found some cities still owe $574 billion on their pension plans and some states owe almost $3 trillion.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

If Tax Cuts Expire, What About U.S. Economy?

Before leaving Capitol Hill to campaign, congressional incumbents chose not to vote to extend former President George W. Bush's tax cuts, which expire in January.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Virgin Launches First Space Tourism Program

Those looking for the ultimate vacation experience can now turn to multi-billionaire Richard Branson, head of Virgin Galactic, for a unique tour to get away from it all.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Poll: Obama Losing Support among U.S. Jews

American Jews are losing confidence in President Obama's dealings with Israel, according to a new survey by the American Jewish Committee.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Lebanon Welcomes Iran's Ahmadinejad

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was greeted like a rock star Wednesday in Lebanon. He's in the country to show his support for Hezbollah.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Dozens Killed in Ukraine Bus-Train Collision

More than 40 people are dead after a train and a bus collision in eastern Ukraine.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Poll Shows Sen. Reid Losing Voters in Nevada Race

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is now trailing his Republican challenger Sharron Angle, according to a new Fox News/Rasmussen poll released Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Brody File: Obama, Christians - a Missed Opportunity?

CBN News talks with Tim Scott, who could become the first African-American Republican from South Carolina to be elected to the U.S. House in more than 100 years.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

White House Lifts Deepwater Drilling Ban

The Obama administration lifted the six-month ban on deepwater oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico Tuesday, about a month-and-a-half before the ban was set to expire.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Group: Media Biased Against Conservative Women

A conservative group is concerned that female Republican candidates running in 2010 are facing more media bias and sexism than women who ran in the past.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Injunction Halts Military's Ban on Homosexuals

A federal judge issued a nationwide injunction Tuesday to stop enforcement of the military's ban on openly homosexual troops.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Rescue of First Chilean Miner to Begin

The men, who have miraculously survived underground for more than two months, will be pulled up one at a time in a small rescue capsule.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Is Miley Cyrus Career Following Spears, Lohan?

Pop singer Miley Cyrus is drawing controversy from parents over her new music video "Who Owns My Heart."  

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Armless Pianist Wins 'China's Got Talent'

A Chinese pianist who lost both of his arms during his childhood wowed a packed audience at Shanghai Stadium with his inspiring performance on the television show "China's Got Talent."

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Billionaire Can't Stop Republican 'Avalanche'

One of the leading financial supporters of liberal causes has decided not to help out the Democrats this election year.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Arabs Pelt Car Carrying MKs

Residents of Silwan threw rocks at the car of Knesset members touring the City of David and the east Jerusalem neighborhood on Tuesday morning.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Israeli Loyalty Oath Comes Under Fire

A proposed loyalty oath requiring all new citizens of Israel to pledge allegiance to a "Jewish and democratic" state has drawn charges of racism.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Supreme Court to Hear About Vaccine Side Effects

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case about the side effects of certain vaccines when the court convenes on Tuesday.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Israeli Minister: No Chance for Peace

Minister of Strategic Affairs Moshe Ya'alon said there is no chance of reaching an agreement with the Palestinian Authority.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Rwandan Rebel Leader Arrested for War Crimes

Callixte Mbarushimana, former United Nations employee and leader of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda, has been arrested for war crimes.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Obama Pushes $50 Billion for Infrastructure Plan

President Obama is pushing a $50 billion plan to upgrade the nation's infrastructure, which he hopes will stimulate the economy.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Embryonic Stem Cells: Cure or Controversy?

A group of Georgia doctors from Geron Corp. have made medical history, using controversial embryonic stem cells to treat a patient.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Knesset Committee Passes Referendum Bill

The government's ministerial committee passed a bill on Monday requiring a national referendum before land annexed to Israel can be ceded.

Monday, October 11, 2010

China's Household Wealth to Double by 2015

China's people will the second wealthiest in the world in just five years, according to a new report from the Swiss financial services company Credit Suisse. 

Monday, October 11, 2010

Mass. School District to Observe Muslim Holiday

Cambridge School Committee member Marc McGovern, who advocated the policy, said it's important to avoid stereotyping Muslims as terrorists.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Survey: More Missionaries Becoming Tech-Savvy

A new survey reveals that many of the world's missionaries have gone high tech, staying connected like never before with the home front.

Monday, October 11, 2010

NY GOP Gov Hopeful Paladino Makes Anti-Gay Remarks

Controversial Carl Paladino has stirred up fiery reaction once again in his bid to become New York's next governor.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Afghan's President Confirms Taliban Talks

Afghan President Hamid Karzai confirmed that clandestine meetings with Taliban leaders have been taking place "for quite some time."

Sunday, October 10, 2010

Military Parade Introduces Next N. Korean Leader

Kim Jong Un sat next to his father on an observatory platform at Kim Il Sung, confirming his status as heir to the communist regime.

Saturday, October 09, 2010

'Queen of Gospel' Albertina Walker Dead at 81

The Grammy-winning singer died Friday at age 81 of respiratory failure at RML Specialty Hospital in Chicago, said her granddaughter, Tina Nance.

Saturday, October 09, 2010

CEO Arrested as Toxic Sludge Death Toll Rises

Authorities have arrested the director of the company responsible for the flood of red toxic sludge in Hungary, as another person was found dead from the waste.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Stressed? Studies Show Americans Work Too Hard

In America's competitive work climate, there's growing concern that taking a job too seriously could be unhealthy.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Sharia Flaw: Hamas Fundraising in American Mosque?

A fundraising event in an Orlando, Fla., mosque is adding fuel to the fiery debate surrounding Islamic construction projects around the U.S.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Chinese Dissident Awarded Nobel Peace Prize

An imprisoned Chinese human rights activist was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, upsetting China's leaders who see his work as encouragement for the dissident community.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Chief Security Adviser to Leave White House

President Barack Obama's national security adviser, Gen. James Jones, will step down in two weeks, the White House announced Friday.

Friday, October 08, 2010

New Disney Film 'Secretariat' Gallops into Theaters

"Secretariat," the inspiring story from Walt Disney about the racehorse who became the first Triple Crown Champion in 25 years, debuts in theaters this weekend.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Hamas Claims It Thwarted Shalit Rescue

Hamas claims to have thwarted efforts to pinpoint the location of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Floods in China Leave Thousands Homeless

Torrential rains lasting more than a week have caused the worst flooding in southern China in almost half a century.

Friday, October 08, 2010

NY Seeks to Ban Sugary Drinks from Food Stamp Buys

Using food stamps to buy sugary drinks would not be allowed in New York City under a new government effort to battle obesity.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Charity Hosts 'Fun Run' for La. Oil Spill Victims

Operation Blessing International, is raising money for crab fishermen in Louisiana who have been hit hard financially by the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Friday, October 08, 2010

San Diego Appeals Firefighter Gay Parade Verdict

Four San Diego firefighters return to court Friday to defend their right to abstain from participating in the city's annual Gay Pride Parade.

Friday, October 08, 2010

French Council Endorses Burqa Ban

France's Constitutional Council had decided that Muslim women will no longer be allowed to wear a burqa or face-covering veil in public.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Does Yoga Go Against Christianity?

Southern Baptist Seminary President Albert Mohler says yoga is not a Christian practice and he's asking Christians to avoid it. 

Friday, October 08, 2010

Israeli Troops Kill Two Hamas Terrorists

Israeli troops killed two members of the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, in a joint operation overnight in Hevron.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Foes of Health Care Law Lose Key Court Ruling

A federal judge ruled Thursday that the federal government has the authority to force all Americans to buy health insurance.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Phillies Pitcher Throws No-Hitter Game

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay is now the second pitcher to throw a no-hitter game in the postseason.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Couple Cashes In, Sells House to Apple

A rural North Carolina couple is living large after selling their home to Apple Computer Inc.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Splurging Likely to Stay Part of Christmas Past

Most experts are predicting shoppers will spend only slightly more than they did last year.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Obama Warns Dems 'Not to Sit Back and Sulk'

President Obama will be hitting the campaign trail in Maryland and Illinois Thursday, warning his party that one month before the election is not the time to sulk.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Sex Offender Tracking System Down for 11 Hours

The malfunction left authorities in 49 states blind to the movements of more than 16,000 offenders for 11 hours on Tuesday.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Report: Americans View God in Different Ways

Americans have four basic views of God, according to a new survey by professors at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Afghanistan War Decade Old, Outcome Still Uncertain

The war in Afghanistan reached the 10-year mark on Thursday, but it was no ordinary anniversary.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Netanyahu Endorses Citizenship Act Amendment

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu proposed an amendment to the Citizenship Act.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Black Republican: Musings from Uncle Tom's Porch

Ron Miller is a black conservative who's encouraging more African Americans to give Republicans a chance.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Rare Twisters Rip Across Ariz., Damage Homes

Residents of northern Arizona are cleaning up after four tornadoes hit the area on Wednesday, destroying many homes and forcing dozens to evacuate.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Fallen U.S. Soldier Awarded Medal of Honor

President Obama honored an Army Green Beret killed in Afghanistan with the nation's highest honor on Wednesday -- the eve of the war's ninth anniversary.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Afghans Attempt Peace Negotiations with Taliban

The Afghan government says it's engaging in periodic, discreet contacts with the Taliban in an effort to bring peace to the region.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Stretching the Bank: Save Money, Know When to Buy

Author Mark Di Vincenzo says if consumers choose the "right time" to buy, they can save money and even improve the quality of goods and services they receive.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Jars of Clay Releases New CD 'The Shelter'

The new CD was inspired by an old Irish proverb. Jars of Clay keyboardist Charlie Lowell talked with CBN News about the new project and more.

 

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Spam-A-Roni Pizza Takes Prize at Cook-Off

Spam may be one of the most ridiculed foods in the U.S. That didn't bother a group of cooks, who gathered from around the country to whip up their best dishes using the meat.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Most U.S. Adults Don't Exercise Daily

A new study has found that only a small number of American adults exercise daily, contributing to the country's obesity problem.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Palestinian Authority: A World without Israel

The Palestinian Authority may be talking about a two-state solution, but it continues teaching its people that Israel will cease to exist.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Treasury Shrinks Bailout Price Tag to $50 Billion

It cost the government much less to bail out the U.S. financial system than had been previously estimated.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Death Toll Rises in Asia Floods, Mudslides

Flooding and repeated mudslides in Asia have killed more than 100 people.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Two Israeli Arabs Arrested for Terror Plots

Two Israeli Arabs were arrested on Wednesday for their involvement in terror-related activities.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

U.S. Missile Strike Kills German Terrorists

Pakistani officials say eight German terrorists were killed in a U.S. missile strike in the rugged mountain border area of northwest Pakistan.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Oops! Presidential Seal Falls Off Podium

President Barack Obama showed his comedic side when the presidential seal fell off the podium during a speech he was giving Tuesday night.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

NYC Bomber Sentenced, Warns of More Attacks

Faisal Shahzad smirked as U.S. District Judge Miriam Goldman imposed the life sentence, saying "I'm happy with the deal that God has given me."

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Stakelbeck on Terror: Defeating the Muslim Brotherhood

Watch part two of CBN News' special analysis on the Muslim Brotherhood, its threat to America and how the U.S. should respond.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Stakelbeck on Terror: Fighting the 'Blame Israel First' Crowd

CBN News sits down with the former president of Spain, Jose Maria Aznar. He says he's had enough of the "blame Israel first" crowd and has started an initiative to fight back.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Roots of Obama's Rage: Strange to American Ideals?

Dinesh D'Souza claims the president's deep personal history and the desire to live by his father's ideals make him a stranger to America's Judeo-Christian principles.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

DOT: New Safety Tests No Easy Pass for Cars

The Department of Transportation has revised the government's Five-Star Safety Rating System, making it more difficult for new cars and trucks to earn top scores.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Bebo Norman Explores God's 'Ocean' of Love

Christian recording artist Bebo Norman recently released a new album titled "Ocean." The album also explores the vastness of God's love.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Israel's Tourism Ministry Introduces 'iSrael'

Israel's Tourism Ministry launched 'iSrael,' a new iPhone application on Sunday.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Internet 'Spies' Paid to Catch Criminals

Internet Eyes, a company based in London, England, is paying private British citizens to monitor surveillance cameras from their homes.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Study Surveys Abundance of Marine Life

A decade-long count of marine animals finds sea life so interconnected that it seems to shrink the watery world.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

UK Officially Recognizes Druid Religion

The British government has recognized Druidry as an official religion after a four-year legal battle.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

August Pending Home Sales Rise 4.3 Percent

The number of people who have signed contracts to buy existing homes is up for the second straight month.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Haitian Children Return to School after Quake

Children in Haiti returned to school Monday for the first time since a 7.0 magnitude earthquake devastated the island nation in January.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Closing Arguments Held at NYC Temple Plot Trial

Closing arguments are underway in the trial of four men accused of plotting to blow up synagogues in new york city.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Tensions Mount in Lebanon over Hariri Tribunal

Tensions in Lebanon are mounting in anticipation of the findings by the U.N. tribunal investigating the assassination of Prime Minister Rafik Hariri.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Could Secret Tape Hurt Angle's Nev. Senate Bid?

In secretly taped recording, Sharron Angle is caught trying to cajole Scott Ashjian into dropping his bid for Senate Majority Leader Reid's Senate seat.

Monday, October 04, 2010

More NATO Supply Trucks Attacked in Pakistan

The Pakistani Taliban continues to target NATO fuel trucks that support U.S. troops in Afghanistan.

Monday, October 04, 2010

In-Vitro Inventor Receives Nobel Prize

A British scientist received the Nobel Prize in Medicine, Monday, for his work to develop in-vitro fertilization.

Monday, October 04, 2010

Boy Scouts Celebrate 100 Years with 'Camporee'

Boy Scouts from across the country gathered for a "Star-Spangled Banner Camporee" in celebration of the group's 100th anniversary this past weekend.

Monday, October 04, 2010

Rutgers Student's Suicide Spotlights Cyberbullying

Hundreds of students gathered with candles in a silent hour-long vigil at Rutgers University Sunday night to remember fellow student Tyler Clementi.

Monday, October 04, 2010

Cuba: Fired Workers Won't be Left Defenseless

Cuba's government has fired thousands of state workers a part of a plan to reform the Cuban economy to allow for more private enterprise.

Monday, October 04, 2010

Syrian President Awarded Iran's Medal of Honor

During his official state visit to Tehran on Saturday, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad received Iran's highest national award.

Monday, October 04, 2010

China Bank Advisor: U.S. Dollar Near Crisis

America's rising debt is driving the dollar toward a crisis, according to Yu Yongding, a former adviser to China's central bank.

Monday, October 04, 2010

Laptop Could Cause Permanent Skin Damage

Having your laptop sitting on your lap a lot can lead to an unusual-looking mottled skin condition caused by long-term heat exposure.

Monday, October 04, 2010

CBN Ministry Presents Concerts in Ukraine, Russia

Almost 23,000 people have been led to Christ since CBN's Ukraine office started its concert department in 1998.

Monday, October 04, 2010

London Subway Strike Hits Commuters

Underground workers in London, England were on strike again Monday, shutting down all of the lines of the London subway.

Monday, October 04, 2010

New Court: Justices to Weigh Free Speech Case

During the new term, the court will look at provocative anti-gay protests at military funerals and a California law banning the sale of violent video games to children.

Monday, October 04, 2010

Round 5: Investigative Panel Meets Again on Gulf Spill

The next round of hearings on the cause of April's deadly rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico and the subsequent oil spill are scheduled to begin Monday near New Orleans.

Monday, October 04, 2010

NYC Mosque's Imam, Wife Receive Death Threats

The threats were revealed Sunday on ABC's "This Week" by Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf's wife, Daisy Khan, during a discussion on 'Islam in America.'

Friday, October 01, 2010

Justice Kagan Takes Seat on Supreme Court

Justice Elena Kagan officially joined the eight other justices on the U.S. Supreme Court, Friday.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Scientists Discover New Planet Similar to Earth

A team of scientists in California have discovered a new planet. It's the first of its kind and could have the right conditions to support life.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Hiker Survives Six Days Without Food, Water

A California hiker found alive after six days without food or water survived by staying still and writing notes to his family on his hat.

Friday, October 01, 2010

New Sex Ed Funding Moves From Abstinence-Only

For the first time in more than 10 years, the government will fund sex education programs not solely based on abstinence.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Flags 'Squirreled' Away in Ohio Neighborhood

American flags have been disappearing from an Ohio neighborhood, but residents didn't want the thieves arrested. That's because the culprits are squirrels.

Friday, October 01, 2010

'The Way Home' Airing on Gospel Music Channel

Focus on the Family movie critic Bob Waliszewski suggested families may want to watch a new movie airing on the Gospel Music channel called "The Way Home."

Friday, October 01, 2010

Obama: Jesus Christ Died for My Sins

President Barack Obama spoke out about his Christian faith Tuesday, telling a crowd that "we're sinful and we're flawed," but have salvation through Christ.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Another Long Accuser: 'I Pray for the Bishop'

Another man who filed a lawsuit claiming sexual abuse by Bishop Eddie Long has spoken out, saying he prays for the megachurch pastor because he "knows the truth."

Friday, October 01, 2010

Report: Health Care Law to Worsen Doc Shortage

New estimates released by the Association of American Medical Colleges show doctor shortages will be 50 percent worse by 2015 than first forecasted.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Mexico Mudslide Death Toll Raised to 32

Heavy rain for the last several weeks has led to mudslides throughout southern Mexico. The death toll currently stands at 32.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Controversial TV Ad Backfires on Fla. Congressman

A controversial television commercial by a liberal Florida congressman seems to be backfiring -- on him.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Charity Aid Group Gives Peruvians Medical Care

Operation Blessing International has been in the Lamas Province of the Peru providing much needed medical care to native Indian communities.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Scientists Make Breakthrough on Stem Cell Alternative

Scientists have made extraordinary progress in a method of creating stem cells without using human embryos.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Ecuadorean Troops Rescue Leader from Rebel Police

There was chaos in the streets of Quito, Ecuador on Thursday after the country's police turned on their own president.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Netanyahu Stays Committed to Peace

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel wants to continue with direct talks with the Palestinians.

Friday, October 01, 2010

TARP Ends Sunday, Bailout Losses Still Unresolved

The Troubled Asset Relief Program is set to expire Sunday. But the Treasury Department is a long way from recovering the $190 billion still outstanding.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Federal Court Tosses U.S. Pledge, Motto Suit

A federal court in Madison, Wis., has dismissed a lawsuit challenging the engravings of national motto, "In God We Trust," and the Pledge of Allegiance at the Capitol Visitors Center in Washington, D.C.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Iran Preparing to Fuel Bushehr Reactor

Iranian nuclear engineers have readied the Bushehr reactor for fuel, the head of Iran's nuclear program announced.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Syrian President Off to Iran Again

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will pay an official state visit to Iran over the weekend.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

AIG Announces Plan to Pay Back Taxpayers

Banking Giant AIG announced a plan Thursday to pay back taxpayers for the money they borrowed.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Pakistan Blocks Supply Route, Tensions Rise

Tensions are escalating between Pakistan and the United States after Pakistan blocked a vital supply route for U.S. and NATO troops in Afghanistan

Thursday, September 30, 2010

FDA Admits Delayed Response to Secret Recall

Officials for the Food and Drug Administration have admitted Thursday that they should have acted sooner to stop a secret drug recall by Johnson & Johnson.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Official: Germans, Brits Behind European Terror Plot

A Pakistani intelligence official says eight Germans and two British brothers are behind a recent terror plot against European cities.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Football Dad Wants Pre-Game Prayers to Stop

An assistant coach for the Holmes County Pee Wee Football Association wants the league to stop its pre-game prayers because they violate his and his son's rights.