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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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Monday, June 07, 2010

Survey: Euro's Future Looks Bleak

A group of leading economists has warned that the euro may not survive much longer, according to a survey by the London Sunday Telegraph.

Monday, June 07, 2010

Ten Commandments Monument Suit Dismissed

A federal judge in Utah has dismissed a lawsuit over a monument displaying the Ten Commandments.

Monday, June 07, 2010

Record 520-Day Mars Mission Simulation Underway

Six men have voluntarily accepted the challenge to live locked inside a windowless module for the next year and a half, simulating a manned space mission to Mars.

Monday, June 07, 2010

Israeli Navy Thwarts Attack by Sea

The Israeli Navy intercepted a Palestinian terror cell in the Nahal Aza area and open fired, killing four of the gunmen.

Monday, June 07, 2010

Obama Calls Thomas' Palestine Remarks 'Offensive'

President Obama called White House correspondent Helen Thomas' recent controversial remarks about Israel "offensive."

Monday, June 07, 2010

'Free Gaza' Movement to Close Cyprus Office

'Free Gaza' spokeswoman said the group plans to close its headquarters from Cyprus to England.

Sunday, June 06, 2010

Two NJ Men Arrested on Terrorism Charges

Two New Jersey men who wanted to kill American troops were arrested at a New York City airport.

Sunday, June 06, 2010

Deadly Twisters Wreak Havoc on Midwest

Authorities in the Midwest say tornadoes and thunderstorms killed at least seven people and destroyed at least 50 homes on Sunday.

Friday, June 04, 2010

Tea Partiers Line Up to Run for Congress

Growing frustration with Washington politicians and the rise of the Tea Party movement has lead to a record number of requests to run for Congress.

Friday, June 04, 2010

Protestors to Target the Dangers of 'The Pill'

Although the most widely used method of contraception, some critics believe the pill is dangerous both to women's bodies and the environment.

Friday, June 04, 2010

Texas Man Indicted for Supporting Al Qaeda

Officials said 29-year-old Barry Walter Bujol had been in contact with Yemeni cleric Anwar al Awlaki since 2008.

Friday, June 04, 2010

One Million 'March for Jesus' in Brazil

An estimated one million Evangelical Christians in Brazil rallied for the 18th annual March for Jesus event in Sao Paulo.

Friday, June 04, 2010

Quiet Day Marks Tiananmen Square Anniversary

The 21st anniversary of the Chinese government's bloody Tiananmen Square crackdown passed by peacefully Friday in China with little fanfare.

Friday, June 04, 2010

McDonald's Recalls Tainted 'Shrek' Glasses

McDonald's recalled about 12 million Shrek-themed drinking glasses on Friday after they were found to contain the toxic metal cadmium.

Friday, June 04, 2010

Irish 'Aid' Flotilla Headed for Gaza

The Irish-owned MV Rachel Corrie 'humanitarian aid' boat expects to reach Israeli waters within 24 hours.

Friday, June 04, 2010

Calif. School Board Rejects Prayer at Graduation

Seniors at Exeter Union High School in California won't be having an opening prayer at their graduation ceremony on Friday. Instead, they'll just observe a moment of silence.

Thursday, June 03, 2010

Corruption Trial Begins for Ex-Gov. Blagojevich

Jury selection has started in the corruption trial of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, 18 months after his arrest.

Thursday, June 03, 2010

Ford to Stop Making Historic Mercury Brand

Ford Motor Company is officially putting the brakes on their historic Mercury brand because of sluggish sales.

Thursday, June 03, 2010

Umpire Back in the Game after Bad Call

The National Baseball League umpire who blew a record-setting call during this week's game between Detroit and Cleveland has returned to the base line.

Thursday, June 03, 2010

Therapist Addresses Role of God in Sports

Therapist and author Greg Smith says the highest level of personal performance is achieved by utilizing our God-given gifts.

Thursday, June 03, 2010

More Than 40 Percent of U.S. Teens Have Had Sex

More than 40 percent of unmarried American teens have had sex, according to a new study.

Thursday, June 03, 2010

Biden Supports Israel's Flotilla Raid

Vice President Joe Biden has spoken in Israel's defense in regard to the country's right to board ships bound for Gaza to prevent weapons smuggling.

Thursday, June 03, 2010

Fed Workers' Same-Sex Partners Given More Benefits

President Barack Obama has directed federal agencies to extend benefits for same-sex partners of federal employees.

Thursday, June 03, 2010

Winter Coats Help Warm Afghans, Relations

A former member of the U.S. Army National Guard has started a drive to collect coats to help win the war in Afghanistan.  He hopes this act of kindness will be a bridge to the heart of the Afghan people.

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Haggard Defends Decision to Pastor Church

Former mega-church pastor Ted Haggard announced Wednesday that he is starting a new church in Colorado.

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Al-Jazeera Anchors Quit Over Dress Code

Five female news anchors at the Al-Jazeera television network have quit their jobs after being criticized for their on-air appearance

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Worship Artist Penrod Goes Country on New CD

Christian worship artist Guy Penrod recently released his new country music solo debut entitled "Breathe Deep."

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Conn. Schools Appeal Graduation Ruling

Two Connecticut public schools will appeal a ruling that bans them from holding graduation ceremonies inside a church.

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Obama Declares June Gay Pride Month

In his proclamation, the president called on all Americans to end prejudice.

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Electoral Angst Creates Crowded Ballots

It appears anti-Washington sentiment has led to a potentially record-breaking year for congressional challengers in the upcoming mid-term elections.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Al Gore, Wife Separating After 40 Years

Former Vice President Al Gore and his wife of 40 years, Tipper, are separating, according to people close to the couple.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Trial Delayed for Fort Hood Shooting Suspect

Army psychiatrist Nidal Hasan, the man accused of the Fort Hood, Texas massacre, made his first appearance in a military court on Tuesday.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Paraplegic Diver Inspires Doctors, Family

Jason Picaro was told he would never walk again. But recently he surprised his doctors, family and friends by undertaking a different type of adventure.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Second Iceland Volcano 'Could Erupt' Soon

British experts predict the eruption could be larger and fiercer than Eyjafjoell, the neighboring volcano that erupted back in April.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Canada Revises Its Healthcare System

Canada has made changes to its universal health care system to try to cut back on soaring costs.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Christians Under Pressure in Afghanistan

Afghanistan's government said it is investigating the U.S.-based Church World Service and Norwegian Church Aid on the suspicion of proselytizing.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Feds to Conduct Probe of Gulf Coast Oil Spill

Federal authorities have opened criminal and civil investigations into America's worst oil spill, as possibility of a solution to the leak continued to dim Tuesday.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Crews Work to Reach Stranded Guatemalans

Emergency crews in Guatemala on Tuesday were still trying to reach isolated communities left stranded by the weekend's floods.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

School Graduations in Church Ruled Unconstitutional

A federal judge ruled Monday that two Connecticut public high schools can't hold graduation ceremonies inside a Christian church, because using a church for graduation would be an unconstitutional endorsement of religion.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

Al-Qaeda: No. 3 Official Killed with Family

Terror organization al Qaeda has confirmed the death of its No. 3 official, Mustafa al-Yazid.

Monday, May 31, 2010

Mom's Memorial Day One to Remember

It was a monumental Memorial Day for a proud Massachusetts mother and her two sons as one family experienced a weekend full of laughter and tears.

Monday, May 31, 2010

Israel's Counter-Terrorism Bureau: Avoid Turkey

Israel's Counter-Terrorism Bureau issued a strongly worded travel advisory warning Israelis not to visit Turkey.

Monday, May 31, 2010

Veterans Having Tough Time Finding Jobs

The nation's unemployment rate continues to hover just under 10 percent. But America's veterans are having an even harder time finding a job.

Sunday, May 30, 2010

Israeli Navy Contacts Protest Flotilla

Israeli ships contacted flotilla en route to the Gaza Strip early Sunday morning.

Sunday, May 30, 2010

Storm Leaves Thousands Homeless in C. America

Torrential rains brought by the first tropical storm of the 2010 season pounded Guatemala and southern Mexico, triggering deadly landslides.

Sunday, May 30, 2010

Crude Summer? BP Tries Again after Top Kill Fails

BP tries another mix of undersea robot maneuvers, containment devices after top kill fails to contain the gusher.

Saturday, May 29, 2010

Biden Honors War Dead, Obama Talk Rained Out

The arrival of a severe thunderstorm Monday scuttled President Obama's plans to pay the nation's respects to America's war dead.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Militants Attack Minority Sect Mosque in Pakistan

Suspected Islamic militants in Pakistan attacked two mosques Friday, killing at least 80 people.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Soldiers Place Flags at Arlington Cemetary

Service members gathered Friday, for the annual ceremony to place flags on each of the gravestones at Arlington National Cemetery.

Friday, May 28, 2010

White House Admits Luring Sestak with Job

The White House faces questioning and even accusations of bribery after revealing a job was offered to get Democrat Joe Sestak to drop out of a key political race.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Spanish City Bans Islamic Veils in Public Buildings

The new law makes Lleida the first city in Spain to regulate the veils, which have sparked intense debate across Europe.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Personal Bankruptcies Rise in 1st Quarter

Nearly 1.5 million Americans filed for bankruptcy last year and the number grew in the first quarter of this year.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Naval Academy Plebe Ritual Made Easier, Safer

Freshmen at the academy celebrated the end of their plebe year by scaling a 21-foot campus monument. But this year, the academy did not grease the monument.

Friday, May 28, 2010

U.S. Toll Reaches 1,000 Deaths in Afghan War

The war against the Taliban in Afghanistan has reached a grim milestone as the American military death toll has reached the 1,000 mark.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Counter-Flotilla Sails to 'Free Gaza from Hamas'

The European flotilla en route to the Gaza Strip will be met by a counter-flotilla that would like to see Gaza set free from Hamas.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Dozens Killed in India Train Collision

Investigators believe Maoist rebels known as Nazalites are behind the overnight attack. The passenger train derailed and crashed into an oncoming cargo train.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Scientists Predict Major Hurricane Season

Forecasters warn the Atlantic hurricane season could be the worst in five years, when Hurricanes Rita and Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Alert Issued in Texas for Somali Terror Member

U.S. Homeland Security officials are on the lookout for a terrorist suspect who may be trying to get into America by way of the U.S.-Mexico border.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

NYC Bus Ads Offer Muslims Help to Leave Faith

Bus ads are appearing throughout New York City offering Muslims a way out of Islam.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

FDA Adds Warning to Two Popular Diet Pills

Two popular diet pills will soon come with a new warning that they could cause severe liver damage in rare cases.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Florida Boy Aces National Geography Bee

An eighth grader from Palm Harbor, Fla., proved a little bit of knowledge can go a long way.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

S. Korea Holds Military Drills, Warns N. Korea

South Korea held anti-submarine drills Thursday, in conjunction with its U.S. allies offering words of support and warning North Korea not to try attacking again.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

East Texas Church Arson Suspects Indicted

Two men have been in indicted by a Texas grand jury in connection with a string of church fires in east Texas earlier this year.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Obama Calls on Congress to Pass Jobs Bill

At a White House gathering honoring small businesses, the president urged Congress to pass a $30 billion jobs package for small businesses.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Israeli Air Force Responds to Rocket Attacks

A Kassam rocket fired by Gaza-based Palestinians landed in the southern industrial area of Ashkelon on Wednesday.

Thursday, May 27, 2010

House Votes to Lift Military's Ban on Homosexuals

The Senate Armed Services Committee approved a proposal by a 16-12 vote, Thursday evening, to repeal the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Britain Follows U.S., Reveals Size of Nuclear Arsenal

Both Britain and the United States have now unveiled the number of nuclear weapons in their arsenal as part of a nuclear arms treaty.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Legendary TV Host Art Linkletter Dies

Art Linkletter, known on TV for his funny interviews with children and ordinary folks, has died. Watch Linkletter's guest appearance on The 700 Club in 2006.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Hearings Begin in Church Graduation Lawsuit

Court hearings are wrapping up in a case involving a public school holding graduation ceremonies in a church.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

iPhone 'Sermonettes' Provide Daily Dose of Faith

A person can find iPhone applications for just about anything these days - including inspirational sermons.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Space Shuttle Atlantis Lands for Final Time

Space shuttle Atlantis is back on Earth, and its flying career is over.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

GOP Seeks Public Input with New Website

Republicans are drafting a new plan to win back the House of Representatives.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Moody's: U.S. Credit Rating Stable For Now

However, the agency warned in a statement on Tuesday that America's heavy debt and record spending could pose a risk to that high rating.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Alaskan Pipeline Shut Down After Oil Spill

Thousands of barrels of crude oil have spilled from the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, which is partially owned by British Petroleum.

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

BP to Attempt "Top Kill," Rig Victims Remembered

Christian author Max Lucado spoke at a memorial service honoring the men who died in the April 20 explosion of the Deep Water Horizon oil rig.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Rifqa Bary Diagnosed with Cancer

Rifqa Bary, the Ohio teen who fled to Florida after her Muslim parents discovered she'd become a Christian, has been diagnosed with uterine cancer.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Young Music Prodigy to Play Carnegie Hall

It's what many aspiring musicians dream about, but only a few achieve. Isabella Tong, 8, will show off her piano skills at Carnegie Hall in June.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Major Quake to Rock U.S. Within 50 Years?

Experts said there is a 37 percent chance a quake will strike an undersea area in the Pacific Northwest.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Risks, Rewards of Investing Explained

Some U.S. investors may be wondering what to do with their money during these volatile economic times.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Religious Violence in Nigeria Leaves 6 Dead

Six people were killed in recent clashes between Muslims and Christians in Nigeria.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Conn. School Officials Defend Church Graduations

A Connecticut school system is defending its decision to hold its high school graduations inside a church.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Mortgage Rates Fall to 50-Year Low

The economic turmoil in Europe is helping home buyers in the U.S.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Global Stocks Drop Amid Europe Debt Fears

Stock markets around the world are down Tuesday amid fresh fears from the European debt crisis.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

North Korea Severs All Ties with South Korea

North Korea announced it would be severing all ties and communication with Seoul in punishment for what it calls a "smear campaign."

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Israeli Ministry: We Didn't Pay Emanuel's Tab

Israel's Tourism Ministry denied picking up the dinner tab for White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel and his family in Eilat.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

High Tech Solves Parking at Penn. Garage

Can today's technology be applied as a solution to everyday problems like parking?

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

'Dont Ask, Don't Tell' Vote Expected Soon

Congress could vote on repealing the military's Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy as early as this week.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Son Skateboards Cross-Country in Honor of Father

A North Carolina college student is on a cross-country skateboarding effort in honor of his father who was killed in Afghanistan.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Seventh Grader Suspended Over Religious Necklace

A New York school district could find itself in court after repeatedly suspending a 13-year-old student for wearing a religious necklace to class.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Jamaican Police Battle with Violent Drug Gangs

The Jamaican government is in a state of emergency as police in the country battle with local drug gangs.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Iranian Christians Acquitted on All Charges

Two Iranian Christian women are free Monday after months of imprisonment and trial over their faith.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Gunmen Vandalize U.N. Summer Camp in Gaza

Masked Islamic gunmen attacked a children's summer camp in the Gaza Strip, run by UNRWA.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Poll: Economists More Upbeat Despite Deficit Woes

Economists forecast the pace of U.S. growth to pick up in the year ahead as consumers and businesses alike accelerate spending.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Millions Celebrate Global Day of Prayer

An estimated 250 million Christians lifted their voices to God on the 10th anniversary of the Global Day of Prayer which was observed on Sunday.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Inmates Craft Quilt to Honor Nation's Military Dead

Indiana prison inmates have created a giant, 40-foot quilt resembling the American flag to honor the country's fallen soldiers for Memorial Day.

Monday, May 24, 2010

GOP Wins House Seat in Obama's Home District

A Republican has won a House seat in Hawaii in the district where President Barack Obama grew up.

Monday, May 24, 2010

U.S.-Born Cleric Calls for Killing Americans

A U.S.-born cleric who has encouraged Muslims to kill American soldiers called for the killing of American civilians.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Israel's Third Desalination Plant Fully Operational

Israel's third desalination facility in Hadera is fully up and running.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Republicans Await Kagan Files Before Hearing

Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan has wrapped up a week of meetings with senators.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Advice from the World's Oldest Evangelist

Pastor Otis Clark is a living example of the power of the Holy Spirit -- and he has more than a century of experiences under his belt.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Gulf Oil Spill Could be Worse than Expected

British Petroleum is suggesting the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico could be worse than they originally thought.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Uzbekistan Police Arrest Christians, Take Bibles

A government crackdown against evangelical Christians is still underway in the central Asian nation of Uzbekistan.

Friday, May 21, 2010

U.S. Lawmaker Speaks Out for the Persecuted

Rep. Frank Wolf, R-Va., is calling on Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to suspend more than $700 million in economic aid to Morocco.

Friday, May 21, 2010

More Americans Traveling for Memorial Day

The travel group is predicting more Americans will hit the roads and skies over the holiday weekend, but will likely spend less than last year.

Friday, May 21, 2010

European Markets Slide Despite German Vote

Europe's stock markets slid again Friday even though German lawmakers approved a massive eurozone rescue package.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Pentecost: Christians Observe Global Day of Prayer

Hundreds of thousands of Christians around the globe are gathering in their churches and homes to pray to God for their countries Sunday, May 23.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Nat'l Intel Director Dennis Blair Resigns

National Intelligence Director Dennis Blair has resigned, reportedly at President Barack Obama's request.

Friday, May 21, 2010

U.S. Warns N. Korea Over Ship Attack

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said North Korea must face consequences for sinking a South Korean warship.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Mortgage Rates Hit Yearly Low

The average for a 30-year fixed loan is now 4.84 percent, which is down from 4.93-percent earlier this week.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Kirk Franklin: Living Above Life's Storms

In his new book, gospel recording artist Kirk Franklin gives advice on overcoming obstacles and living the fulfilled life God intended.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Well-Known Jewish Evangelist Moishe Rosen Dies

Moishe Rosen, the "Jews for Jesus" founder and proclaimed "godfather of Jewish evangelism," has died after a long battle with prostate cancer.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Taxing to Fight Global Warming?

Would higher energy prices help fight global warming? Some of the nation's top scientists think so.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Stranded Boaters Rescued after Three Days

Three Florida boaters are back on dry land after being stranded in the middle of the ocean for three days.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

La. Governor Sees Oil Spill Damage Firsthand

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal says damage from the Gulf Coast oil spill is already evident along the shorelines in his state.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Park Service Removes Mojave Cross Replica

The cross apparently was put up during the night and nobody has claimed responsibility.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Jerusalem Mayor Dismisses Construction Freeze

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat is dismissing reports of a construction freeze in his city.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Calderon Urges Changes in U.S. Immigration Policies

The president of Mexico called on U.S. leaders to enact immigration changes that "fix a broken and inefficient system" and reduces the causes for migration.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Christian Singer-Blogger Debuts 'Ragamuffin Soul'

Christian singer and songwriter Carlos Whittaker says his goal is to "ignite a movement of authenticity among all generations of Christians."

Thursday, May 20, 2010

CBN News Anchor's Son Shares Experiences in Iraq

The increased violence in Iraq is raising fears about the country's political instability. But how is it affecting the U.S.troops serving there?

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Pastor Named Ga. Commissioner of Juvenile Justice

Rev. Garland Hunt is the new commissioner of Georgia's Department of Juvenile Justice.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

FEMA Apologizes for Incident With Church Group

Church workers said the FEMA photographer told them to take off their Salvation Army shirts, because he did not want the logo of a faith-based group in the picture.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Mo. Car Dealer Admits Supporting Al Qaeda

A used car dealer in Missouri admitted he has been sending money to al Qaeda.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Mortgage Delinquencies Drag on Economy

A record number of homeowners have been falling behind on their mortgage payments, the Mortgage Bankers Association announced this week.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

IDF to Turn Back 'Free Gaza' Ships

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak instructed the Navy to prepare to turn a fleet of ships planning to deliver goods to the Gaza Strip.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Child Saved from Kidnapper by 8-Year-Old Brother

An eight-year-old boy is being hailed as a hero for getting his sister away from a would-be kidnapper.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Pakistan Blocks YouTube Over Content

Pakistan's government has blocked access to the video website YouTube because of what it calls "sacrilegious" content.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Moms Reunite with Detained U.S. Hikers in Iran

The mothers of three jailed Americans brought appeals for their freedom to Iran on Wednesday.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Heavy Storms Spawn Tornadoes in Oklahoma

Severe thunderstorms Wednesday night spawned several tornadoes across Oklahoma, causing some property damage but no serious injuries.

Thursday, May 20, 2010

N. Korea Threatens War Over Ship Sinking

North Korea warned that retaliation against accusations they had sunk a South Korean ship last March could trigger war.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Missionary Back in U.S. after Haiti Ordeal

The missionary team leader arrested in Haiti after trying to take children to an orphanage after the Jan. 12 earthquake is back in the U.S.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

U.S. and Cuba Hold Talks over Oil Spill

Balls of tar that floated ashore in the Florida Keys are not linked to the BP oil spill, but the Coast Guard is still on the lookout for contamination across the Gulf of Mexico.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Christian Workers Abducted by Gunmen in Sudan

Two Sudanese men and a 36-year-old woman from California were abducted Tuesday evening, May 18.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Immigration Key in Obama-Calderon Meetings

Immigration is at the top of President Barack Obama's agenda as he meets with Mexico President Felipe Calderon in Washington, D.C., Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

AHA, Nintendo Encourage Exercise, Activity

Nintendo is teaming up with the American Heart Association to help people exercise.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Health Care Law Could Overextend ERs

Health care experts predict 32 million newly insured people will frequently use hospital emergency rooms, most of which are already over capacity.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Christian Girls Kidnapped in Yemen Freed

The children of a German missionary family who were kidnapped in North Yemen were rescued this week by Saudia Arabian security forces.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Processed Meats May Pose Health Risk

A new study found that meats like hot dogs, bacon and deli meat pose the greatest risk for heart disease and diabetes.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Taliban Militants Attack U.S. Base in Afghanistan

Insurgents have launched an attack on one of the largest U.S.-controlled military fields in Afghanistan.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Elderly College Grad: Studying Keeps Mind Active

A University of Texas at Dallas graduate says she's not quite ready to join the workforce at the age of 90.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Clashes in Bangkok Continue Despite Curfew

Downtown Bangkok has been turned into a bloody, fiery battleground as Thai government troops forced a final violent showdown with militant protestors.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Ariz. Immigration Law a U.S. Human Rights Issue?

Recent meetings between the U.S. State Department and China led to questions of human rights violations.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Indiana Congressman Resigns after Affair

A longtime Republican congressman from Indiana said he's resigning over an affair with a staffer.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Senate Candidate Downplays Vietnam Comments

Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal is accused of repeatedly claiming he served in Vietnam -- although he never did.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Shannon Demos on Conn. Gradutation

CBN News spoke with ACLJ senior council Shannon Demos about the case. Click play for her comments.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

EU Pushes for Deficit Cuts to Ease Crisis

European Union member nations are pushing for deep cuts in their budget deficits.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Obama to Meet With Jewish Members of Congress

For the first time, President Barack Obama will meet with Jewish Democratic lawmakers to discuss U.S.- Israeli relations.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

UK to Scrap National ID Card, Registry

Conservatives and Democrats, which make up the new UK government, are among the critics warning that Britain had been losing its civil liberties.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

YouTube Reaches 5 Year Milestone

The popular social media website YouTube is celebrating its five-year anniversary.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Taliban Bomber Strikes NATO Convoy

A massive suicide car bomb ripped through a NATO convoy in Kabul Tuesday, killing six service members, including five American troops.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Colo. County Loses Church Zoning Battle

A Colorado church can move forward with its plans to expand now that it has won its case in court.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Billy Graham May Preach at Panthers Stadium

Evangelist Billy Graham may preach in the Carolina Panthers football stadium near Charlotte, N.C. next year.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Israel Transports 14,000 Tons of Aid to Gaza

Israel transferred more than 14,000 tons of humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip last week.

Monday, May 17, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

Watch as GOP Senate candidate Carly Fiorina talks about her pro-life credentials and why she's best suited to beat the current Democrat in California.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Last U.S. Missionary in Haiti Set Free

Laura Silsby, the last U.S. missionary behind bars in Haiti for arranging to transport 33 children out of the country, has been set free.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Vatican Denies Help to Failing Churches in Boston

The Vatican is refusing to step in to keep Catholic churches from closing in Boston.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Calif. Woman Earns College Diploma at 94

An elderly woman in California recently proved it's never too late to earn a college degree.

Monday, May 17, 2010

High Court: Sex Offenders Can Remain Locked Up

A new ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court could keep convicted sex offenders in prison even after their prison term expires.

Monday, May 17, 2010

More Americans Call Themselves 'Pro-Life'

More Americans have called themselves "pro-life" than "pro-choice" on the issue of abortion, according to the latest Gallup poll.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Iran to Ship Uranium to Turkey in Deal

Iran has agreed to ship most of its enriched uranium to Turkey, which will then be returned to Iran in the form of fuel rods.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Softball-Sized Hail Drops in Oklahoma City

Some Oklahoma City residents were repairing damage Monday from a severe thunderstorm that dropped softball-sized hail.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Hamas, Fatah Observe 'Nakba' Together

Members of rival Palestinian factions, Hamas and Fatah, observed the 'nakba' - the 'catastrophe' of Israel's establishment.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Israel Prepares for Nationwide Drill

Israelis are preparing for the annual emergency response drill that will take place the last week in May.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Despite Ash, Lighter Safety Rules Allow Flights

Many of Europe's busiest airports are back up and running, following a weekend of delays due to volcanic ash.

Sunday, May 16, 2010

RI School District Agrees to Rehire Fired Teachers

The 87 teachers and administrators who were fired at an under-performing Rhode Island high school will get their jobs back.

Sunday, May 16, 2010

States Pass Extra Laws Against Abortion Funding

Abortion opponents have succeeded in passing bans that, in some cases, go beyond federal statutes.

Sunday, May 16, 2010

GOP Senator: Kagan's Testimony will be `Big Deal'

Senate Republicans have said a filibuster over Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan is unlikely, but they have promised tough questions.

Friday, May 14, 2010

'Field of Dreams' Farm Up For Sale

The 193-acre Iowa farm that inspired the 1989 movie "Field of Dreams" is up for sale.

Friday, May 14, 2010

More Die as Protests Continue in Thailand

Eight people have died and more than 100 others have been injured in escalating protests in the streets of Bangkok, Thailand, Friday.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Palin Hits Hard Against President Obama

Sarah Palin had harsh words for the president in two speeches Friday.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Fears Heighten as Iraq Violence Worsens

Increased violence in Iraq is raising fears about the country's political instability and the safety of its citizens.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Prayer for the Afghan People

The Christian community in the Muslim nation of Afghanistan is so small that many residents have never encountered a believer.

Friday, May 14, 2010

New British PM an Answer to Prayers for Unity

When Britain's political future became uncertain following the country's May 6 elections, hundreds of Christians gathered to pray for their nation.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Human Rights Attorney Missing Again in China

Gao Zhisheng was last seen in March after a 13-month disappearance at the hands of the Chinese government.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Atlantis Lifts Off for Final Mission

Space shuttle Atlantis is on its way to orbit for the last time, a delivery trip to the International Space Station that will provide fresh batteries and extra room.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Haiti Prosecutors Urge Prison Time for Missionary

Prosecutors have asked the court to sentence Laura Silsby, the U.S. missionary who tried to take children out of Haiti without proper paperwork, to six months in jail.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Sole Plane Crash Survivor Awake, Visits with Family

The nine-year-old Dutch boy who was the sole survivor of Wednesday's Libyan plane crash had a bittersweet reunion with some of his family members on Thursday.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Charity Group Continues Aid to Tenn Flood Victims

Many Tennessee residents are trying to recover from the recent devastating floods and Operation Blessing International has been helping families who were affected by the tragedy.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Indonesian Police Uncover Plot to Kill President

Indonesian police have reported an al Qaeda-affiliated group plotted to kill the country's leaders and declare an the country an Islamic state.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Obama Wants $205M for Israel Rocket Defense

The Obama administration has asked Congress to help fund Israel's new short-range rocket defense system.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Oil Spill Day 25: Obama Promises Stricter Rules

With the spill still not under control, Obama announced Friday that he will end the "cozy relationship" between federal regulators and companies drilling offshore.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Episcopal Church Ordains 2nd Openly Gay Bishop

Mary Glasspool became the second openly gay bishop to receive the approval of the Episcopal Church.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Small Business Lobby Joins HC Lawsuit

A big voice for small businesses is speaking out against the new health care law.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Iran Easing Grip on Al Qaeda?

U.S. intelligence officials say some top al Qaeda agents have been quietly moving in and out of Iran.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Returning Israelis Granted 'Immigrant' Status

Israel's Immigrant and Absorption Ministry are offering new immigrant status to returning expatriates.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Afghan President Pays Respects at Arlington

Afghan President Hamid Karzai joined Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and other top U.S. military officials, Thursday, to pay tribute to fallen troops.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

ACLU Sues to Stop Graduation at Conn. Church

A Connecticut school district is being sued for allowing two high school graduation ceremonies to be held at a church.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Laura Bush Supports Gay Marriage, Abortion

Former First Lady Laura Bush says she disagrees with her husband on same-sex marriage and abortion issues.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Obama Invites Lebanese PM to White House

President Barack Obama has invited Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri to Washington in May for his first official visit.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Israel Slams Russian Remarks

Israel's Foreign Ministry slammed Russia's inference that Hamas should participate in Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Is China Quietly Restricting Human Rights?

Experts say the Obama administration's goal for talks is to push China to treat its citizens better without angering the communist country that remains vital to U.S. interests.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Federal Budget Deficit Sets New April Record

The deficit hit nearly $83 billion last month which is a record for the month of April. And it was far above last year's deficit of $20 billion.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Foreclosures Drop 2 Percent from Last Year

The number of homes facing foreclosure last month fell two percent from a year ago -- the first annual decline in foreclosures in five years.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Netanyahu Uses Bible to Claim Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu turned to the Bible on Wednesday to answer questions over the Jewish state's claim to Jerusalem.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Abu Dhabi Hotel Adds Gold Dispensing ATM

The Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi has added the world's first ever gold dispensing ATM machine.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Summer Gas Prices Could Remain Down

It looks like gas prices are on their way down -- instead of heading up for the usual summer spike.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Girls Gone Wild on Cable? Parents Beware

The man behind the racy "Girls Gone Wild" franchise has a new show set to debut on cable this week.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Sarah Palin Releasing Second Book

Sarah Palin is working on a new book titled America By Heart: Reflections on Family, Faith and Flag.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Once-Opposing Parties Now Leading Britain

Britain's Conservative Party and Liberal Democrats have joined forces to create the country's first coalition government since World War II.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Supreme Court Nominee Meets with Lawmakers

Kagan's first stop was with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid who said he'd make her confirmation process as "smooth as possible."

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Oil Spill Affecting Details of Global Warming Bill

The recent oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is influencing long-promised legislation to curb global warming.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Mojave Cross Stolen

Interview with Joe Davis, director of public affairs for the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Study: Overtime Could Be Bad for Your Heart

Doctors found that people working 10 hours a day were 60 percent more likely to have heart problem.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Eating Nuts May Lower Cholesterol Levels

A new study says that eating nuts may help lower cholesterol and other blood lipid levels.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Senators Grill Top Execs Involved in Oil Spill

Three companies involved in the disaster played the blame game on Capitol Hill Tuesday.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Lawmakers Want Group Added to Terror List

The Obama administration has been urged to add the Pakistani Taliban to a terrorism blacklist.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Gold Price Hits All-Time High

The price of gold has hit an all time high, trading just above $1243 dollars an ounce.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Oklahoma Braces for More Severe Storms

Oklahomans who were still recovering from Mondays tornadoes, were being warned that they could see more deadly weather later Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Boy Only Known Survivor of Libyan Plane Crash

Officials said everyone on the Afriqiyah Airways Airbus arriving from Johannesburg, South Africa, was killed except a young Dutch boy.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

West Va. Democrats Say No to Mollohan

West Virginia Democrats held their state primary on Tuesday.  Their ballots toppled longtime 14-term Democratic Representative Alan Mollohan.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Message in Bottle Forges New Friendship

A grandmother's message in a bottle washed ashore after a decade at sea.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Mojave Desert Cross Stolen After Legal Victory

The Mojave Desert cross at the center of a long legal battle that ended at the Supreme Court has been stolen.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Brown Resigns, Britain Gets New Prime Minister

Shortly after Gordon Brown's resignation, Conservative Party leader David Cameron accepted an invitation from Queen Elizabeth to form a new government.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Ark. Man Takes Up a 'Cross' Country Journey

One Arkansas man's journey half-way across the country is turning heads in every state as he carries a massive 40-pound cross on his shoulder.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Tenn. Flood Victims Deal with Mold Infestation

Residents have salvaged what is left of their homes and have begun the task of cleaning out the rest.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

World Stocks Down as EU Deal Euphoria Fizzles

The euro and world stocks were down Tuesday, despite earlier market euphoria over an almost $1 trillion plan to stop Europe's debt crisis from spreading.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Kagan Opposed Late-Term Abortions in '97

While working as a White House adviser in 1997, Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan urged former President Bill Clinton to support a bill that banned late-term abortions.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Missile Strike Kills 14 in Pakistan Tribal Area

As many as 18 U.S. missiles struck an al Qaeda and Taliban stronghold near the Afghanistan border on Tuesday

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Thousands Call with Ideas to Clean Up Oil Spill

As British Petroleum struggles to stop the spill in the Gulf, the company is also receiving a lot of suggestions from people around the country.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Afghan Gov't. Seeks to Reintegrate Taliban

Afghan President Hamid Karzai has been preparing a program to lure the Taliban off the battlefield and into peaceful coexistence.

Monday, May 10, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

This week, Democratic National Committee Chairman Tim Kaine talks 2010 midterm election politics with The Brody File.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Almost 100 Iraqis Killed in Deadliest Day of the Year

Monday was the deadliest day of the year in Iraq. Almost 100 Iraqis were killed in a series of attacks.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Stock Market Recovers After Last Week's Losses

Stocks soared on Wall Street Monday, helping the markets recover some of last week's big losses.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Gordon Brown to Step Down for Party's Sake

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown will step down by September as part of a dramatic move to keep his Labour Party in power.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Jordan Sekulow on Elena Kagan

Jordan Sekulow with the American Center for Law & Justice spoke with Gordon Robertson on the Monday edition of The 700 Club about the president's nominee. Click play to watch the interview.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Regent Graduates Ready to 'Change the World'

Regent University's Virginia Beach, Va. campus was filled with thousands of new graduates, their families and friends over the weekend.

Monday, May 10, 2010

European Nations Work to Shore Up Euro

Investors seem to be more confident after European leaders took steps during the weekend to prevent their debt crisis from undermining the euro.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Filipinos Vote in Presidential Election Amid Violence

Many Filipinos are hopeful the elections will mark a clean start after decades of corruption.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Charity Aid Group Helps Elderly in Tenn.

The flood damage to the Nashville, Tenn. area has been estimated at $1.5 billion and the government has declared 42 Tennessee counties as major disaster areas.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Israeli Youth on Israel's Heritage

Three Israeli youths shared their thoughts with CBN News on the importance of knowing their nation's history.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Gulf Oil Spill Senate Hearings Prompt Blame Game

Executives of the three companies involved in the drilling activities that unleashed the environmental crisis are trying to shift responsibility to each other.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Marine Husband Surprises Wife for Mother's Day

A military wife and mother got the surprise of a lifetime and it happened just in time for Mother's Day.

Monday, May 10, 2010

NYC Bombing Suspect Linked to Pakistani Taliban

The Obama administration says the suspected bomber in the failed New York City Times Square bombing attempt had help from a terrorist group in Pakistan.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Mayor Issues Response on Jerusalem Construction

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat said the municipality 'would continue to promote planning and construction throughout the city for all its residents.'

Monday, May 10, 2010

Afghan President Karzai Visits U.S. for War Talks

The trip comes as NATO is preparing to launch an assault in southern Kandahar province.

Monday, May 10, 2010

IAF Targets Two Terrorist Sites in Gaza

In response to Palestinian rocket fired on southern Israel Saturday night, the IAF targeted two terrorist sites in southern Gaza.

Sunday, May 09, 2010

PA Enters Proximity Talks with Israel

The Palestinian Authority entered third-party talks with Israel, PA chief negotiator Saeb Erekat announced on Sunday.

Sunday, May 09, 2010

Indonesia Issues Tsunami Alert after 7.2 Quake

Indonesian authorities issued a local tsunami warning on Sunday, following a 7.4-magnitude earthquake.

Sunday, May 09, 2010

Officials: U.S. Missiles Kill 10 in Pakistan

U.S. missiles killed 10 people in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday, according to Pakistani intelligence officials.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Israel Thanks Evangelical Christians for Support

Evangelical Christians have been among Israel's greatest supporters and the Jewish State acknowledged that support, Friday, at its embassy in Washington, D.C.

Friday, May 07, 2010

American Flag Shirts Spark Uproar at CA School

There have been protests and threats of violence since five students were sent home for wearing American flag shirts on the Spanish holiday Cinco de Mayo.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Large Mosque Going Up Near Ground Zero

A 13-story building damaged by debris on 9/11 will be refurbished to become The "Cordoba House" mosque.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Top Ten Baby Names: What's In, What's Out

On Friday, the Social Security Administration released its list of last year's top 10 most popular baby names.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Dale Hurd on Markets, Greek Debt Crisis

Dale Hurd on Markets, Greek Debt Crisis

Friday, May 07, 2010

Film Reviews: Can 'Iron Man 2' Fend Off 'Babies'?

Steely brawn faces off against cuddly cuteness as the films "Iron Man 2" and "Babies" debut in theaters across the country Friday.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Cameron Asks Lib Dems to Help Form UK Govt

Election results indicate Britain's Conservative Party may have won enough votes to form the United Kingdom's next government.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Economy Shows Promise, Investors Still Shaky

A better than expected jobs report did little to calm investors.  Wall Street ended a roller coaster week with another day of ups and downs.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Tenn. Flood Victims Slowly Recovering

In most areas the floodwaters have receded, people have returned to work and power has been restored.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Giant Box Nearly Above Oil-Leaking Well in Gulf

A 100-ton containment box has been hauled out to the Gulf oil rig to divert the thousands of gallons of crude oil that continues to leak from it.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Officials Seek Money Courier in NYC Terror Plot

Investigators are looking for a second suspect in the failed terror attack in New York City's Times Square.

Friday, May 07, 2010

E. Coli Causes Lettuce Recall in 23 States

Freshway Foods has recalled the Freshway and Imperial Sysco brands of Romaine lettuce in 23 states and the District of Columbia.

Friday, May 07, 2010

Charity Group Teaches Haitians to Farm Fish

Operation Blessing International is helping some Haitian families get back on their feet after the devastating earthquake struck their island nation in January.

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Charity's 'Hair Raising' Solution to Gulf Oil Spill

Beauty salons could hold the answer to helping clean up the oil spill along the Gulf Coast.

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Court Orders Militia Members to Remain in Jail

Nine members of a Christian militia being charged with plotting an attack against police officers will remain in a Michigan jail for now.

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Riots Continue as Greece Approves Bailout Bill

As thousands gathered in protest Thursday in Athens, Greece, lawmakers there approved a bill allowing a financial bailout from the European Union.

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Stop Planned Parenthood Director: 'The Pill' Kills

This year, as the birth control pill turns 50, debate still abounds as to whether or not the drug is beneficial.

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Poll: Country Supports Immigration Crackdown

There seems to be a lot of support across the country for Arizona's recent immigration crackdown.

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Obama: Immigration Reform to Start This Year

At a Cinco de Mayo celebration at the White House Wednesday, President Obama has said he wants to begin working on immigration reform this year.

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Big Turnouts for Day of Prayer, Despite Controversy

The National Day of Prayer went on as planned despite a number of objections including claims that the day violates the separation of church and state.

Thursday, May 06, 2010

Ga. Fire Crews Save Three in River Rescue

It was a tense scene in Georgia as rescuers attempted to pull three college students - a woman and two men - stranded at the mouth of a 30-foot waterfall.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Graham Responds to Prayer Service Opposition

Despite being disinvited to speak at a Pentagon service for the National Day of Prayer May 6, Rev. Franklin Graham is in Washington to pray for the nation's leaders.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

NBA's Phoenix Suns Join Immigration Debate

The Phoenix Suns will wear different jerseys for the team's Cinco de Mayo game, Wednesday, and it's being seen as a political statement on immigration.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Changes Made Amid 'No-Fly' List Concerns

The Department of Homeland Security is trying to prevent a repeat of what happened this week with the Times Square bombing suspect.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Interview with Fredlena Cherry

Interview with Fredlena Cherry

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Interview with Capt. Stephanie Bryn

Interview with Capt. Stephanie Bryn

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Interview with Dr. Linda Mintle

Interview with Dr. Linda Mintle

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Interview with Ron Luce

Interview with Ron Luce

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

MercyMe CD Encourages Believers to 'Love Well'

The award-winning Christian band MercyMe has just released a new album entitled "The Generous Mr. Lovewell."

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Powerful House Chairman Obey to Retire

A top Democrat in Congress announced Wednesday that he will retire at the end of his term.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Two Arizona Cities to Sue over Immigration Law

City officials voiced concerns about enforcement costs and negative effects of the new law on the state's tourism industry.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Study: Oregon Has Lowest Child Obesity Rate

According to a new government report, the state of Oregon has the lowest rate of obesity in children.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Families Urge Ahmadinejad to Release Hikers

The mothers of three American hikers, who are being detained in Iran, have asked Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to free their children.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Dome to be Temporary Solution for Oil Spill

A barge will haul a 100-ton containment dome to the spill site 50 miles off shore that's designed to siphon gushing oil into waiting barges on the surface.

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Hot Air Balloon Lands in Calif. Neighborhood

Residents in a San Diego, Calif. neighborhood got a surprise visit by a hot air balloon that had to make an emergency landing.

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Federal Law to Limit BP Liability in Oil Spill?

The Obama administration may have a tough time making British Petroleum pay for all the cleanup costs of the Gulf Coast oil spill.

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Fmr Indiana Senator Wins Republican Primary

Former Sen. Dan Coats has won Indiana's Republican primary race for U.S. Senate.

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Oil Spill Creates Ripple Effect on Region

The consequences of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico are affecting businesses and the livelihood of residents in the region.

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

Appeals Court Hears D.C. Gay Marriage Case

Traditional marriage supporters in Washington, D.C. are in federal court  asking for the right to vote on the district's same-sex marriage law.

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

High Court Refuses to Hear Boy Scouts Appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal by the Boy Scouts of America in a case over the religious aspects of the group.

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

British Judge: Christian Beliefs Can't Be Proven

A British judge has said Christian beliefs have no standing in the law, because they can't be proven.

Tuesday, May 04, 2010

More Victims Feared as Tenn. Floodwaters Recede

Life has come to a screeching halt due to the worst flood The Volunteer State has seen since 1979.

Monday, May 03, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

On The Brody File this week, CBN News heads to Los Angeles for a one-on-one interview with conservative Andrew Breitbart.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Iran Boldly Rejects Nuke Charges at UN Conf.

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad accused the U.S. of committing acts of terror and rejected allegations that his country is developing nuclear weapons.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Militia Suspects Released from Jail Until Trial

Nine militia members charged with plotting attacks on the government have been released from prison.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Airline Merger Creates World's Largest Carrier

United Airlines announced it is buying Continental Airlines, and together they will create the world's largest carrier.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Spectacular Footage Reveals the Glory of God

With spring in full bloom, many are prompted to consider the awesome wonder of God's creation.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Sheets Speaks on America's Urgent Need for Prayer

This week, churches across the U.S. will take part in the National Day of Prayer, something Dutch Sheets says America stands in desperate need of.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Christian Students Targeted in Iraq Bomb Attacks

Two bombs exploded near buses full of Christian students in Mosul, Iraq on Sunday.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Parts of Nashville Evacuated Amid Flooding

Devastating thunderstorms in Tennessee, Kentuck and Mississippi triggered flooding that left at least 19 people dead this weekend.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Uzbekistan Pastors Imprisoned for Sharing Gospel

Two pastors of churches in Uzbekistan were thrown in prison last week for sharing the Gospel.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Choking Girl Saved Using ‘Spongebob’ Method

A 12-year-old New York girl says the children's television show "Spongebob Square Pants" helped her to save her friend's life.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Shirley Dobson Speaks on Prayer Controversy

Despite a court ruling declaring national prayer observance unconstitutional,Thursday has been deemed a National Day of Prayer.

Monday, May 03, 2010

Israeli-PA Proximity Talks to Begin Wednesday

U.S. Middle East George Mitchell arrived on Monday to mediate proximity talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority.

Sunday, May 02, 2010

Obama to do Everything 'Humanly Possible' on Spill

Disaster crews are pursuing all possible options to stop or slow the disastrous oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Immigration Reform: A Moral Responsibility?

CBN News spoke with two Christian leaders with two different opinions on immigration reform.

Friday, April 30, 2010

China Sees Another School Attack

China witnessed another disturbing school attack, Friday-- this time involving a kindergarten class.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Dems Immigration Plan Includes Controversial ID Card

A new immigration plan unveiled by Democrats would require all Americans to obtain national identification cards.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Burqa Ban Could Be Headed to Belgium

Belgium is one step closer to banning Muslim women from wearing the Islamic veil known as the burqa.

Friday, April 30, 2010

New Treatment Fights Advanced Prostate Cancer

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for advanced prostate cancer.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Thousands Sign Oprah's No Phone Zone Pledge

Winfrey wants people to sign a pledge vowing to stop using phones while on the road -- both texting and talking.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Is Obama's Strategy in Afghanistan Working?

The U.S. military is expected to begin a major offensive in the country to turn the tide on the Taliban insurgency before the U.S. begins drawing down its troops.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Christian Charity Helps Families in Egypt

Hundreds of families living in a garbage dump in Egypt are getting help from a Christian charity.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Hawaii Passes Same-Sex Civil Union Bill

Hawaii's lawmakers have sent a bill legalizing same-sex civil unions to the governor's desk.

Friday, April 30, 2010

Obama Steps Up Supreme Court Nominee Search

President Obama is stepping up his search for a nominee to replace Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Crist Ditches GOP to Run as Independent

The governor's chances of winning as an independent seem slim and many Republicans fear his switch will lead to a split vote that will benefit Democrats.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Rule Sets Strict Regulations for Airline Delays

The government has introduced a new airline rule aimed at protecting passengers from getting stuck on runways during long delays.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Joseph C. Phillips on 'He Talk Like a White Boy'

Actor and author Joseph C. Phillips recently spoke to CBN News about his book entitled He Talk Like a White Boy.

Click play to watch the interview.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

VP Biden Kicks Off Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride

Before the race, Biden thanked the injured troops for the sacrifices they've made for America.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Thousands Gather to Pray for 'May Day 2010'

May Day attendees are praying for a spiritual revival in the U.S.-- a country they say is on the brink of falling apart.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Va. Governor Lifts Ban on Police Prayer Policy

Gov. Bob McDonnell, R-Va., has reinstated the policy that allows Christian chaplains to pray in Christ's name.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Filipino Churches Hold Pre-Election Prayer Rally

As the Republic of the Philippines prepares for its national elections in May, the country's churches hosted a prayer rally that also served as a presidential forum.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Panel: WH Needs to Promote Religious Freedom

A government panel says the Obama administration is not doing enough to promote religious freedom worldwide.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Clergy Group to File Suit Challenging Immigration Law

The National Coalition of Latino Clergy and Christian Leaders will file in federal court in Phoenix.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Analysts: U.S. Economy on the Rebound

Strong first quarter profits by companies across the economic spectrum suggest the U.S. economy is indeed bouncing back.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Sunken Drilling Rig Springs New Oil Leak

A new leak has been discovered in the area where an oil platform exploded and sunk into the Gulf of Mexico, the U.S. Coast Guard reported Thursday.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Hamas: Gazans Killed 'in Cold Blood'

Hamas officials blamed Egyptian forces for the deaths of four Gazans working in one of the smuggling tunnels.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Laura Bush Shares Personal Stories in New Book

Former First Lady Laura Bush reveals personal stories in her new book, Spoken from the Heart, set to release May 4.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

GOP Gov. Hints He May Run as Independent

Florida Gov. Charlie Crist will announce on Thursday whether he'll drop out of the Republican Senate race or run as an Independent.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Coast Guard to Burn Oil Threatening the Gulf Coast

The Coast Guard set fire to the oil that's leaking from that exploded rig in the Gulf of Mexico.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Terror Attacks Increase in Pakistan, Afghanistan

Terrorist attacks in Pakistan and Afghanistan are increasing, meaning more civilian casualties.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

High Court Says Mojave Cross in Calif. Can Remain

The Supreme Court has said a federal court went too far in ordering the removal of a congressionally endorsed war memorial cross from its longtime home in California.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Explorers Claim They Have Found Noah's Ark

Chinese and Turkish evangelicals said they found wooden remains of a huge ship on the slopes of Mount Ararat in Turkey.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

SCOTUS to Hear Gay Rights, Free Speech Case

In Doe v. Reed, the court will consider whether those signing a petition to repeal a gay rights law in Washington state can keep their identities secret.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Muslims Want Graham Off Prayer Service

A Muslim group is calling for evangelist Franklin Graham to be removed from a National Day of Prayer Service on Capitol Hill.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Drug Maker to Pay $520 Million in Fraud Case

AstraZeneca has agreed to pay a $520 million fine for unethical marketing practices.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

CDC: Obesity Cause of Future Health Problems

A new report by the Centers for Disease Control says a growing obesity epidemic is a root cause for health problems among American adults. 

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Investors Eye Markets After Dow Falls 200 Points

Investors worldwide are concerned that Greece and Portugal's economic woes are threatening a global recovery.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Okla. Overrides Abortion Restriction Vetoes

The Oklahoma Senate has voted to override Gov. Brad Henry's vetoes of two abortion bills, meaning the bills become law without his signature.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

GOP Abandons Blockade of Banking Regulation Bill

Congress is beginning a debate on an overhaul of the financial industry Thursday after Senate Republicans gave up efforts to block debate on the measure.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Iraqi Boy Home After Surgeries in the U.S.

An Iraqi boy had an emotional reunion with his mother, Tuesday, after spending a year in the United States for a series of surgeries.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Facebook Urged to Change Privacy Policies

Facebook is being urged by some members of Congress to change its privacy policies.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Brawl Breaks Out at Ukraine Parliament

There was a bizarre scene during a parliamentary vote in the Ukraine on Tuesday.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Prostate Cancer: Sharing Stories of Survival

Every year, doctors tell about 200,000 American men they have prostate cancer.  One in 35 will die from the disease.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Afghan Narco Insurgency: Chuck Holton Noon

Afghan Narco Insurgency: Chuck Holton Noon

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Study Links Chocolate to Depression

New research by the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine shows that increased chocolate consumption is linked with depression.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Creation Museum Celebrates One Million Visitors

A museum in Kentucky that promotes biblical teaching about the origin of the universe says it reached the milestone of one million visitors on Monday.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Convicted Utah Killer to Face Firing Squad

Ronnie Lee Gardner was sentenced to death for killing an attorney during a failed escape attempt.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Israel Halts Construction in E. Jerusalem

The Israeli government has imposed a de facto freeze on new construction in the disputed east section of Jerusalem, city officials announced Monday.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

The Four Habits That Can Reduce Your Lifespan

Certain bad habits including smoking, drinking too much alcohol, inactivity and poor diet can age you by 12 years, new research shows.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Day of Prayer Declared for Tornado Ravaged Miss.

Gov. Haley Barbour has declared Tuesday a day of prayer for Mississippi residents who suffered storm damage.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Ministry Offers Care, Encouragement for Divorce

One ministry is offering daily encouragement for people going through divorce.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Democrats Keep Focus on Wall Street

Senate Democrats vowed to continue their push for financial reform even after failing to get the 60 votes they needed to begin debate on their plan to regulate Wall Street.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Haiti Drops Missionaries' Kidnapping Charges

A Haitian judge dismissed kidnapping charges against 10 American missionaries detained for trying to take children out of the country.

Monday, April 26, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

Watch this week's The Brody File for Sen. Jim DeMint's comments on "spritual renewal" and the Tea Party movement.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Girl Talks About 4 Days Missing in FL Swamp

The 11-year-old autistic girl who went missing for four days in a Florida swamp recently talked about the ordeal.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Oil Leak Threatens Gulf Coast

Crews in the Gulf of Mexico are trying to find a way to stop an oil leak from turning into a geyser.

Monday, April 26, 2010

High Court Considers Ban on Violent Games in Calif.

The Supreme Court will decide whether California can ban the selling of violent video games to kids.

Monday, April 26, 2010

North Dakota Church Rebuilds after 2007 Tornado

The Ebenezer Free Lutheran congregation has since been meeting in available spaces around town while their new building has been under construction.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Experts: U.S. Recovery Stronger Than Expected

America's leading economists say matters are starting to look up for the U.S. economy.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Okla. Governor Vetoes 2 Abortion Bills

Gov. Brad Henry has vetoed two bills restricting abortion saying the bills are an unconstitutional attempt to have the government interfere with the private lives of citizens.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Trinity U. to Keep 'Year of Our Lord' on Diplomas

Trinity University officials have decided to keep the words, "In the Year of Our Lord" on the school's diplomas.

Monday, April 26, 2010

U.S. Service Members Become Naturalized Citizens

Twenty-four active duty U.S. service members were recently naturalized as American citizens by President Barack Obama at the White House.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Ky. Top Court: No State Funds for Baptist College

Kentucky's Supreme Court has denied a Baptist university's request for $11 million in state funds to build a new pharmacy school.

Monday, April 26, 2010

Democrats to Test GOP in Wall Street Showdown

Democratic lawmakers are one vote shy of being able to kill a filibuster in the Senate.

Sunday, April 25, 2010

Obama and Evangelist Billy Graham Share a Prayer

Rev. Graham prayed for the nation and that God would give Obama wisdom in his decisions.

Saturday, April 24, 2010

Church Leaders Criticize Ariz. Immigration Law

Arizona's controversial new immigration law has church leaders struggling with what to say to their congregations.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Attacks Up in Iraq After Killing of al Qaeda Leaders

The bombings targeted Shiite Muslim worshipers and the largest attack hit a religious site where hundreds gathered for prayer.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Arizona's Strict Immigration Bill Becomes Law

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has signed controversial immigration reform for her state into law, despite concerns that it will lead to racial profiling.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Quarterback Tim Tebow Drafted in First Round

Outspoken Christian Tim Tebow is headed to the NFL, after a surprise first round pick by the Denver Broncos.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Report: Christianity Growing in Indonesia

Indonesia is the world's largest Muslim nation with 215 million adherents, but a new census shows that 10 percent of Indonesians are now Christian.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Film Critic Reviews 'The Backup Plan,' 'Oceans'

Focus on the Family's Bob Waliszewski offers a review of both films in addition to a preview of the new movies coming out this summer.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Activists Join for North Korea Freedom Week

Christian human rights activists are shining the spotlight on North Korea to bring attention to the country's human rights abuses.

Friday, April 23, 2010

U.S. Indicts Suspected Pirates in Norfolk, Va.

The men were accused of attacking American naval vessels off the coast of Africa.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Report: Healthcare Overhaul Will Increase Costs

President Barack Obama's recently passed healthcare reform won't reduce costs, according to a report from experts at the Health and Human Services Department.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Charity Group Still Helping in Haiti Quake Recovery

Operation Blessing International is still helping Haitians recover from the devastating earthquake that hit the island nation in January.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Runner's Leap for Home Plate Goes Viral

An incredible play captured on video during a college baseball game has turned into an Internet sensation.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Army Disinvites Graham to Pentagon Prayer Day

The U.S. Army has rescinded an invitation to evangelist Franklin Graham to speak at the Pentagon on the National Day of Prayer.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Blagojevich Attorneys Seek to Subpoena Obama

Attorneys for former Gov. Rod Blagojevich filed a motion in federal court to subpoena President Barack Obama to testify for the defense.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Pakistani Taliban Slaughter Four 'U.S. Spies'

Authorities suspect Taliban terrorists brutally murdered four men in northwest Pakistan accused of spying for the United States.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

NASA Satellite Captures Sun Images

The bright images and short movie clips were taken from a new satellite designed to predict solar storms.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Obama Admin to Defend Day of Prayer in Court

The U.S. Justice Department has filed an appeal against the ruling by a Wisconsin Judge who said the annual Day of Prayer event is unconstitutional.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Obama Urges Wall Street to Join Reform Effort

President Barack Obama was in New York City on Thursday to argue for greater government control of Wall Street.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Balancing Love for Earth and its Creator

Author Matthew Sleeth says it's possible to be a Christian and an environmentalist -- as long as everything is kept in proper perspective.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Pentagon: U.S. Confident About Missile Shield

The Pentagon says it's "very confident" the U.S. could intercept a ballistic missile strike from Iran.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

NCAA: Messages Banned from Athlete's Faces

The National Collegiate Athletic Association has ruled that athletes can no longer wear eye black with messages or symbols written on their faces.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Two Rockets Fired at Eilat from Sinai

Terrorists in the Egyptian Sinai fired two Katyusha rockets at Israel's southernmost resort city of Eilat on Thursday.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Netanyahu: No Construction Freeze in Jerusalem

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rejected Obama administration demands to freeze construction in Jewish neighborhoods in east Jerusalem.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Oil Rig Survivors Back on Land, 11 Still Missing

Survivors of a thunderous blast aboard an oil platform off the Louisiana coast were being reunited with their families at a suburban New Orleans hotel early Thursday as the search for 11 missing workers continued.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Muslim Group Threatens 'South Park' Creators

Producers of the often vulgar and controversial cartoon "South Park" seem undeterred by strong warnings from radical Muslims.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

GOP Warns against Partisan Supreme Court Pick

Two Republican senators are warning President Barack Obama not to choose a Supreme Court nominee with a political agenda.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Meteor Fragments on Display at Wis. Museum

The University of Wisconsin in Madison is displaying several pieces of the spectacular meteorite that lit up the sky as it fell over Wisconsin last week.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Israel Bans Fishing in the Sea of Galilee

Israel has imposed a two-year ban on fishing in the Sea of Galilee in an effort to preserve the supply of fish, which has dropped dramatically.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

GM Pays Back Gov't Loans Ahead of Schedule

General Motors Co. has repaid the $8.1 billion in loans it got from the U.S. and Canadian governments, a move its CEO says is a sign automaker is on the road to recovery.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

IMF: Global Debt Threatens World Economy

The International Monetary Fund is now warning that out-of-control government debt is the greatest risk to global financial stability.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Palin Draws Heat over 'Christian Nation' Remarks

Americans United for Separation of Church and State and the Secular Coalition of America are criticizing former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin for her belief that America has a Christian history.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Tea Party Favorite Makes Waves in FL Senate Race

Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va., has now joined former Gov. Mitt Romney, R-Mass., and others in supporting state House Speaker Marco Rubio, R-Fla.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Two N. Korean Spies Arrested in Murder Plot

Two North Koreans are in custody in South Korea after being accused of posing as refugees and plotting to kill the highest ranking North Korean official ever to defect to Seoul.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Netanyahu Calls for 'Crippling Sanctions' Against Iran

Netanyahu reiterated his call for "crippling sanctions" against the Islamic Republic, in part by cutting off refined petroleum exports.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Renovations Completed, Graham Library Now Open

The Billy Graham Library located outside of Charlotte, N.C. officially re-opens to the public Wednesday after months of renovations.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Texas Community Gives Teen Prom to Remember

It was an unforgettable night for a girl with some challenges in life.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Coast Guard Searches Gulf After La. Oil Rig Blast

The Coast Guard is searching the Gulf of Mexico for missing workers after an explosion on an oil drilling platform occurred Tuesday night.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Israeli Student Wins Int'l. Bible Quiz

A student from a girl's school near Tel Aviv beat 15 finalists to win the 2010 International Bible contest.

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Hamas Confiscates Painkillers, Cigarettes

Hamas incinerated nearly two million Tramadol pills and confiscated cigarettes in the Gaza Strip.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Phoenix Church Can Ring Bells Again

After months of silence, an Arizona church can begin its daily bell-ringings again.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Subpoenas Issued for Fort Hood Information

Some lawmakers believe the Obama administration may be covering up information about the Fort Hood shooting.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Gay Rights Activists Urge Obama to do More

The most recent demand from activists is that the president do more to get rid of the military policy that prevents gays from serving openly.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

FDA Considers Limits on Salt in Food

A new report by the prestigious Institute of Medicine is prompting the federal government to consider placing limits on the amount of salt in food.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Charlotte Airport Debuts Body Scanners

The move is all part of tighter security efforts to identify items concealed under clothing.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Space Shuttle Discovery Lands Safely

The shuttle containing its crew of seven astronauts came in for a smooth landing at Kennedy Space Center with Capt. Alan Poindexter at the controls.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Divorce Dilemma: Texas Gays Can't Divorce

Same-sex couples trying to get a divorce in Texas are running into problems because they weren't married in that state.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Report: Iran Missile Could Hit U.S. by 2015

Iran could soon be capable of hitting the U.S. with a long range missle and could have such a weapon by 2015, according to a report by the Defense Department.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Okla. Senate Approves Tougher Abortion Bills

The Oklahoma Senate has passed a bill requiring women seeking an abortion to have an ultrasound.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

TARP, FDIC Push for Better Homeowner Protections

The heads of the Troubled Asset Relief Program and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation are warning the U.S. needs to revamp its lending standards.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Alliance Defense Fund on CLS Case

Alliance Defense Fund on CLS Case

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Haitian Judge: Charges against Missionaries Stand

Despite previous reports, a judge in Haiti says he is still weighing the case against the 10 American missionaries accused of kidnapping a busload of children.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Poll: Americans Support Marijuana for Medical Use

Most Americans are against making marijuana illegal, but many more support making available for medical use.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Missionary Pilot Killed in Florida Remembered

Josh Guthrie was killed while training as a missionary pilot in jungle aviation over the weekend.

Monday, April 19, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

On this week's Brody File show CBN News goes one-on-one with a major Tea Party figure -- Matt Kibbe, president of Freedom Works, stops by.

Monday, April 19, 2010

More Rescues Five Days After China Quake

Rescuers have pulled three survivors to safety, five days after a 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck Yushu county in China's Qinghai Province.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Ohio Man Jailed After Arsenal Found in His Home

An Ohio man who spent time in Pakistan is behind bars after a large stash of weapons was found at his home.

Monday, April 19, 2010

On Patriot's Day Gun Activists Rally in D.C. Area

Hundreds of gun rights activists gathered at the Washington Monument, Monday, hoping to encourage lawmakers not to pass stricter gun laws.

Monday, April 19, 2010

President Takes on Wall Street for Financial Reform

Obama will speak Thursday at Cooper Union in Manhattan, N.Y., calling for new federal regulations of big banks and investment companies.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Major Blow to al Qaeda after U.S. Attack in Iraq

U.S. and Iraqi forces killed Abu Ayyub al-Masri and Abu Omar al-Baghdadi in a nighttime rocket attack over the weekend.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Netanyahu Posts Independence Address on YouTube

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu posted his Independence Day address on YouTube.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Senate Gives Value-Added Tax Thumbs Down

The Senate has voted against creating a value-added tax, or VAT, in the U.S.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Hezbollah: Missiles None of Israel's Concern

Israeli defense officials believe Syria has given scud missiles to the Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Survivors Commemorate Okla. City Bombing

The families of those killed in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing gathered at the city's National Memorial to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the attack.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Toyota Accepts Record $16.4B Fine

Toyota Motor Corp. accepted a $16.4 million fine from the federal government Monday, the government's largest ever fine against an automaker.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Israeli Population More than 75 Percent Jewish

Data released by the Central Bureau of Statistics on Sunday revealed that 75 percent of Israel's population is Jewish.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Earthquake Kills At Least Seven in Afghanistan

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake killed seven and injured more than 70 people in northern Afghanistan early Monday morning.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Poll: 80 Percent of Americans Distrust Gov't.

The latest Pew Research Center poll released Sunday evening revealed that 80 percent of Americans do not trust the government.

Sunday, April 18, 2010

Pope Meets Alleged Sex Abuse Victims in Malta

Pope Benedict XVI met and prayed Sunday with a group of victims who were sexually abused by pedophile priests in the Catholic nation of Malta.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Wiesel: Jerusalem Should Be Above Politics

American Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel published a passionate full-page ad in the Washington Post, explaining that for Jews the city's importance is in a realm above politics.

Friday, April 16, 2010

GOP Senate Race in Florida Heats Up

The Tea Parties are just one sign of the heated political climate heading into November's elections.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Many Americans Desperate to Find Work

Jobseekers who've been unemployed for months can now reapply for benefits.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Government Accuses Goldman Sachs of Fraud

The government has accused Goldman Sachs & Co. of defrauding investors by failing to disclose conflicts of interest in mortgage investments it sold as the housing market was faltering.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Missed the Census Deadline? Prepare for a Visit

Friday, April 16, was the deadline to get census forms in the mail. Households that have not sent it in yet can expect to get a visit from a census taker.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Film Critic Reviews 'The Perfect Game,' More

Several new movies are hitting the big screen Friday, including an inspirational sports film, "The Perfect Game."

Friday, April 16, 2010

Kid's 'See the Light' DVD Brings Bible to Life

Parents searching for children's' media with biblical themes now have a new option available to them.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Ya’alon: 'No Need' to Dismantle Settlements

Any peace agreement with Palestinians should not involve the removal of Jewish settlements, Israel’s Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya’alon said Friday.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Charity Aid Group Feeds Families in Southern Calif.

Operation Blessing International is in Chino, Calif. this week helping with multiple hunger relief efforts.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Breyer: High Court May Review Health Care Law

Breyer told the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice and Science on Thursday he thinks the case is a good candidate for Supreme Court review.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Family Fare Makes TV Comeback with 'Secrets'

Walmart and Proctor & Gamble have teamed up to sponsor the family friendly made-for-television movie "Secrets of the Mountain."

Friday, April 16, 2010

Obama: Gay Partners Should Have Hospital Access

President Barack Obama has issued a directive that will make it easier for gay hospital patients to receive visitors.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Volcanic Ash Disrupts Air Travel World-Wide

A volcanic eruption in Iceland is continuing to disrupt air traffic around the world Friday, leaving an ever-widening trail of grounded flights.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Civil Right Leader Benjamin Hooks Dead at 85

Civil Rights leader and former director of the the NAACP Benjamin Hooks has died.

Friday, April 16, 2010

Charges Dropped Against 9 U.S. Missionaries in Haiti

A lawyer for three American missionaries, said the Haitian government has dropped kidnapping charges against nine of 10 Americans arrested in January.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

National Day of Prayer Ruled 'Unconstitutional'

A federal district court in Wisconsin has declared the National Day of Prayer unconstitutional, less than a month away from the 59th annual observance.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Report: Shortfalls Evident Before Ft. Hood Attack

Safeguards put in place by the Department of Defense were too inadequate to prevent last November's deadly Fort Hood shooting, a report reveals.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Christians at Work in Troubled Ex-Soviet States

Sergey Rakhuba of Russian Ministries talks about how the Church is reacting.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Obama Family Files Taxes on Deadline Day

The Obama's released their income tax returns on tax day.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Large Meteor Lights up Midwestern Sky

Emergency phone lines in the Midwest rang off the hook Wednesday night with reports of a bright light flying across the sky.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Obama Scuttles Moon, Sets Mission to Mars

President Obama assured workers he is '100 percent committed' to the future of NASA, despite cutting space missions.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

U.S: Iran Nuke Bomb Possible Within a Year

Iran could now possess enough uranium to build a nuclear bomb within the year, according to two top Pentagon officials.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Obama Orders Federal Mine Safety Review

President Barack Obama on Thursday ordered federal officials to take another look at all mines with bad safety records.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

More Taxpayers Filing Their Own Returns

A growing number of people are doing their taxes themselves this year even though the tax code keeps getting more complicated.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Israel's Olmert Main Suspect in Bribery Scandal

Former Israeli Prime Minister Olmert has been named as the chief suspect in a real estate scandal some have called the biggest bribery scheme in Israel's history.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Va. College Block Party Turned into Massive Riot

A block party at James Madison University led to a massive showdown with the police.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

China Quake Death Toll Exceeds 600

The death toll from the earthquake in China has now exceeded 600 people, with the estimated number of people injured in the quake having dropped from 10,000 to 8,000.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Phil Kerpen on the Tax Hikes, Tea Party

Phil Kerpen on the Tax Hikes, Tea Party

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Obama Snubs Foreign Press at Nuke Summit

Members of the international press community are complaining about restricted access to President Barack Obama during this week's nuclear summit.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Dems Seek to Pass Financial Overhaul Bill

Democratic lawmakers say they want to overhaul Wall Street to protect taxpayers against "too big to fail" financial institutions.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Voters to Local Calif. City Council: Keep Praying

Voters in Lancaster, Calif., have told their city council to keep on praying, passing a ballot measure to allow prayers before council meetings.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Foreclosures Surge, Biggest Jump in 5 Years

Home foreclosure rates hit record highs in the first three months of 2010, according to a new report.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Iceland's Volcanic Ash Halts Flights Across Europe

An erupting volcano in Iceland is disrupting air traffic across the U.K. and northern Europe on Thursday, leaving tens of thousands of passengers stranded.

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Int'l Agreement Needed on Russian Adoptions?

Russian officials say an agreement is needed if Americans want to continue adopting children from their country. But is it a good idea?

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

U.S. Troops Turning from Republican Party

The number of active duty troops who call themselves Republican has fallen to 41 percent -- down one-third since 2004.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Barak: Delay Razing of Heroes' Homes

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak has asked Israel's Supreme Court to delay the destruction of 12 homes, two of which belong to IDF soldiers who died in battle. 

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Hijacking Plot Uncovered in Iraq

A plot to fly planes into religious shrines in Iraq has been foiled.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Thousands Rally at Boston Tea Party

Nearly 10,000 people showed up for a Tea Party rally in Boston Wednesday, the site of the original tea party in 1773.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Christian Singer Jennifer Knapp Says She's Gay

The award-winning artist is now returning to the music scene with a mainstream album, titled Letting Go.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

High Carb Intake May Increase Heart Disease in Women

Eating too much of certain carbohydrates may increase the risk of heart disease in women.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Study: Certain Foods May Reduce Alzheimer's Risk

A new study shows that eating the right type of foods may reduce the risk for Alzheimer's disease.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Sarah Palin to Headline Boston Tea Party Rally

The Tea Party movement is returning to its roots in Boston, Mass. Wednesday, before the activists' cross-country tour culminates in Washington on Tax Day.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Judge: Father Can Take Daughter to Church

A Chicago judge has ruled that a father can take his 3-year-old daughter to church despite his estranged-wife's objections.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Health Law Leaves Loophole for Insurance Hikes

Don't expect the new health care law to keep your health insurance premiums down.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Israelis Leave Sinai after Warning

Hundreds of vacationing Israelis have heeded an urgent travel advisory and returned home from Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Poles Turn to Christ After Plane Tragedy

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary president Phil Roberts just returned from Poland and says people in the Catholic country are turning to their faith.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Will Health Care Reform Lead to Doctor Shortage?

The new health care law could lead to a shortage of up to 150,000 doctors in the next 15 years.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Kidney Donor Chain Saves Many Lives

April is organ donation month, and it's a time to celebrate the bond created often times between total strangers.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

'Letters to God' Director Talks Faith in Hollywood

"Letters to God" director David Nixon recently spoke with CBN News about the growing opportunities for faith-friendly movies.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Vatican to Bishops: Follow Law, Report Abuse

The Vatican has made it clear that bishops and other Catholic Church officials must now report any allegations of sexual abuse to the police or other proper authorities.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Neb. Legislature OKs Pre-Abortion Screening Bill

Nebraska will soon be the first to require women seeking abortions to undergo extensive mental and physical screening.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Boehner: 'Health Care Law Repeal No.1 Priority'

House Minority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, says repealing the new healthcare law will be the Republican Party's top priority if they retake the House.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Opponents of Tea Party Movement to Infiltrate Rallies

An anti-Tea Party group is planning to infiltrate the movement and make it appear to be racist and homophobic.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Al Qaeda-Linked Group Targets Philippine City

Abu Sayyaf militants attacked targets on the southern Philippine island of Basilan on Tuesday.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Obama Approval Rating Drops to Record Low

A new Gallup Poll shows President Barack Obama's approval rating has reached a new low, dropping to 45 percent over the weekend.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Economy Shows Signs of Growth

The Dow Jones industrials closed above 11,000 for the first time in a year and a half and last month employers added 162,000 jobs -- the largest job gain in three years.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Personal Income Down During Obama's Term

Americans are earning less money these days, according to a new report by the U.S. Commerce Department.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

IDF Thwarts Border Attack, One Terrorist Killed

IDF troops opened fire Tuesday morning on a terror cell attempting to plant explosives near the Kissufim crossing with the Gaza Strip.

Monday, April 12, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

On this week's Brody File show, Family Research Council president Tony Perkins discusses his concern about President Obama as well as the RNC.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Boy's Adoption 'Return' Raises Tough Questions

Recent news of an adopted boy being sent back to Russia has drawn hard questions about adopting. CBN's Terry Meeuwsen offers insight from her own experiences.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Homeless Student Headed to West Point

He's been homeless and without parents, yet this high school senior is now set to study at West Point Military Academy.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Phil Mickelson Wins Masters Tournament

Golfer Phil Mickelson is once more sporting a green jacket after emerging triumphant at this year's Masters Tournament.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Report: Anti-Semitic Attacks up Worldwide in '09

The study says anti-Semitic incidents of physical violence more than doubled last year to more than 1,100.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Female Christian Converts to Face Iranian Judge

Two young women who converted from Islam to Christianity will soon face an Iranian court.

Monday, April 12, 2010

March of the Living Takes Place in Poland

The annual March of the Living between Auschwitz and Birkenau took place on Monday.

Monday, April 12, 2010

West Virginians Honor Miners Statewide

Friends and family will commemorate the victims of the deadly mine blast with a moment of silence Monday, which marks one week since the explosion.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Pilot Error Cause of Polish Plane Crash?

Russian investigators suggested pilot error may have played a role in the plane crash that killed the president of Poland on Saturday.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Economists Predict Recovery to Remain Slow into '11

Some of America's leading economists are predicting a slow recovery in unemployment and home sales well into 2011.

Monday, April 12, 2010

GOP Senators Push for `Mainstream' Court Nominee

Republican leaders are already making it clear they'll put up a fight if President Obama nominates a left-leaning judicial activist to succeed Justice Stevens.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Obama Admin. Affirms Afghan President

The Obama administration signaled its support for Afghan President Hamid Karzai on Sunday.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Pitcher's Gutsy Play after Shattered Knee Cap

In the case of Vanderbilt University baseball player Corey Williams, one pitch in a game last weekend revealed his grit and determination.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Wisc. Attorney Warns of Conflicting Sex Ed Law

A Wisconsin district attorney is warning teachers in the state they could face criminal charges for showing kids how to use condoms.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Hundreds Gather for Hungary 'Resurrection Dance'

As millions of Christians around the world gathered in churches to celebrate Easter, one Hungarian congregation took the message to its town square.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Christian Movie Critic Reviews 'Letters to God'

The new faith-based film Letters to God hit theaters Friday.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Scientists Say '10 Pollen Season Worst in Years

If you've been outside lately, you know pollen is everywhere this season. From Florida to Texas to Colorado, scientists say it's worse than it's been in years.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Charity Organization Keeps Villagers Warm in Peru

Operation Blessing International has been helping the villagers living in Junin, Peru by keeping them warm with clothes and boots.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Rescuers Face Setback for Missing Miners

Rescue workers have been pulled back yet again from their search for the four missing coal miners in West Virginia, as signs of fire in the mine prompted the withdrawal.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Jobs Remain Scarce During Economic Recovery

The number of newly laid-off workers seeking unemployment benefits rose last week -- a sign that jobs remain scarce even as the economy recovers.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Court Says 'Million-Dollar Bill' Gospel Tracts Legal

A federal district court recently upheld the right a Christian ministry to distribute "Million Dollar Bill" gospel tracts.

Friday, April 09, 2010

Discovery Astronauts Take First Spacewalk

Discovery astronauts Rick Mastracchio and Clayton Anderson took the first spacewalk of their current mission on Friday.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Woods Mostly Supported on Masters Day 1

Tiger Woods made his return to golf, Thursday, to a mostly polite applause from fans at the Masters.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

RNC: Serious Leadership or Trouble for GOP?

Recent controversy surrounding the Republican National Committee has some supporters wondering if leaders are serious about re-branding the GOP.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Double Amputee Praises God for New Legs

Sandy Stienstra, from Dubuque, Iowa, now has prosthetic legs after contracting a rare blood infection and bacterial meningitis back in 1998.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Pilot Program Reduces Long Lines at Mass. DMV

There's good news in Massachusetts for anyone who's had to stand in the inevitable long lines at their local Department of Motor Vehicles.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Hundreds Feared Dead in Rio de Janeiro Mudslides

Mudslides in Rio de Janeiro have wiped out neighborhoods and buried people alive.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Singer Barnes Tackles Relationships in New Album

Christian singer and songwriter Dave Barnes released a new album this week, called What We Want, What We Get.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Cow Flatulence Not Tied to Global Warming

Many people don't believe in global warming. But if you do, you can't blame Bessie the cow for it anymore.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Small Asteroid Set to Zip by Earth Thursday

The asteroid was only recently discovered by NASA and is about 71 feet wide.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Leaders Kick off Global Holy Spirit Conference

Christian leaders from around the world are gathering to discuss the move of the Holy Spirit in modern times.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Study: Smoking Hikes Risk of Multiple Sclerosis

A new study by researchers from Harvard University shows smoking may increase the risk of getting multiple sclerosis.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Iran Threatens Military Strike Against U.S. Troops

Iran's top general is threatening to strike American troops in the Middle East if threatened militarily.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Diplomat Won't Face Charges for Bomb Scare

A Qatari diplomat who sparked a bomb scare aboard a United Airlines flight Wednesday will not face criminal charges.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Earthquake Preparedness Budget Approved

A committee will have a $38 million annual budget to reinforce hospitals, schools and other public buildings in the event of a major earthquake.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Tel Aviv Plans Massive Bomb Shelter

The Tel Aviv municipality plans to build a four-story bomb shelter for its residents.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

California City Fights Sex Trafficking

Members of the Victory Outreach Church of Oakland recently formed a gathering outside their city hall to raise public awareness on the issue.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Taliban Releases Video of Captured U.S. Soldier

The Taliban have released a video of A U.S. soldier who's been held prisoner by the militant group since last June.

Thursday, April 08, 2010

Opposition Ousts Kyrgyzstan President

Kyrgyzstan's president fled the capital city of Bishkek on Wednesday, after violent protests by opposition forces overthrew the government.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Afghan Gov't Seeks to Ease Tension with U.S.

The Afghan government assures it's committed to defeating the Taliban, despite reports that President Hamid Karzai was upset over reform efforts by the U.S.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

U.S. Christian Gets 8 Years Hard Labor in N. Korea

An American Christian has been sentenced to eight years of hard labor in North Korea for entering the country illegally and committing "hostile acts."

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

U.S. Census Catering to Gay Marriage?

Concerns are being raised that the U.S. Census violates the Federal Defense of Marriage Act.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

French Lawmakers to Vote on Burqa Ban

The debate over Islamic garments is landing in the French Parliament.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Greenspan Defends Record as Former Fed Chair

Alan Greenspan is defending his record as former head of the Federal Reserve.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

New Christian Novel Draws Critical Acclaim

James Rubart recently debuted his new book entitled Rooms, a fictional piece that's already drawn critical acclaim from leaders in the Christian literary world.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Stakelbeck on Obama Nuke Police

Click play for more insight from CBN News Terrorism Analyst Erick Stakelbeck.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Netanyahu Will Attend U.S. Nuclear Summit

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will join more than 40 world leaders at the U.S.-sponsored nuclear security summit in Washington.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Officials Won't Count Out Missing Miners

Officials say they're about 90 percent sure they know the location of the missing miners.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

WH Advisor Suggests Tax Hike to Control Deficit

White House economic adviser Paul Volcker said the U.S should consider raising taxes as a way to pay for the huge government deficits in the years ahead.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Active Pregnant Women Have Slimmer Babies

Pregnant women who exercise reduce the chances of their child becoming obese later in life according to a New Zealand study.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Obama Seeks Better Relationship with Muslim World

President Barack Obama wants to change America's relationship with the Muslim world, beginning with dropping language like "Islamic radicalism."

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Death Toll Rising in Brazil Floods, Mudslides

Torrential downpours causing flooding and mudslides have killed at least 95 people in Rio de Janeiro, with the death toll expected to rise.

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

U.S. Okays Targeting U.S.-Born Muslim Cleric

The Obama administration approved the targeted killing of U.S.-born Muslim cleric Anwar al-Awlaki, 38, believed to be hiding in Yemen.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

RNC Chief of Staff Resigns Amid Criticism

The Republican National Committee has lost another top official amid accusations of misspending donor funds, including nearly $2,000 at a strip club.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Terrorists Blamed for Latest Series of Iraq Blasts

Terrorists set off a series of bombs in Iraq Tuesday, killing at least 50 and wounding 160 others.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Teens Plead Not Guilty in Deadly Bullying Case

Three Massachusetts teens charged in the bullying of 15-year-old Phoebe Prince, who committed suicide in January, have pleaded "not guilty."

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Israel Urges Palestinians Not to Declare Statehood

Israel's Foreign Minister says the Palestinians attempt to declare statehood will prompt action, including annexing parts of the West Bank and annulling past peace agreements.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Jordan's King Abdullah Blasts Israel

Jordanian King Abdullah II said Israel's relationship with the Hashemite Kingdom is at an 'all-bottom low.'

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Oil Rises Above $86 a Barrel

Oil was hovering around $87 a barrel again Tuesday, its highest price level in 18 months.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Abortion Ban Set for 2011 Miss. Ballot

Mississippi voters will have the opportunity to add protection for the unborn to their state constitution.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Ariz. Sheriff Makes Inmates Pedal to Watch TV

The toughest sheriff in America has come up with novel idea for his television-watching inmates he calls "Pedal Vision."

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Pakistani Taliban Militants Attack U.S. Consulate

Muslim terrorists have been blamed for Monday's attack on the U.S. consulate in Pakistan.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Teen Christian Convert Fights to Stay in U.S.

The teen who fled her Muslim parents' home after converting to Christianity, is waging a legal battle to stay in the U.S.

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Video of Attack on Iraqi Civilians Leaked on Web

A gritty war video apparently showing U.S. troops firing on a group of civilians in Iraq has been leaked on the Internet.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Miracle: Miners Rescued in China After Eight Days

More than 100 miners were miraculously rescued in China, Monday, after being trapped underground for eight days.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Discovery Shuttle Makes Launch

The seven-member crew is carrying tons of cargo, science experiments and spare parts to the International Space Station.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Saddleback Church Easter Service Sees 50,000+

Warren preached a message of hope, telling attendees that it's never too late to start over or for a miracle.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Pope Remains Silent on Sex Abuse Scandal

Pope Benedict greeted pilgrims and delivered a prayer from his retreat, but made no mention of the sex abuse scandal rocking the Catholic Church.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Republicans Rip RNC Chair Michael Steele

Congressmen took to the Sunday talk shows to rip away at the Republican National Committee and its chairman, Michael Steele.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Box Office Take: Latest Films Reviewed

"Clash of the Titans" and Myley Cyrus' teen drama "The Last Song" debuted at the box office over the Easter weekend.

Monday, April 05, 2010

First Family Kicks Off Annual Easter Egg Roll

Thousands of children have been invited to participate in this year's annual Easter Egg Role at the White House on Monday.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Senator: Stevens' Retirement Could Cause 'Gridlock'

Sen. Arlen Specter, D-Pa., is warning that Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens' retirement this year could lead to a Republican filibuster.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Is Aging a Key to Happiness?

Research suggests the older you get, the happier you become.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Archbishop Criticizes Cross Ban in the Workplace

The leader of the Church of England is urging Christians not to over react to recent wrangling over wearing crosses in the workplace.

Monday, April 05, 2010

British PM Says Global Tax Deal at Hand

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown says some of the world's largest economies have agreed to a global tax on banks.

Monday, April 05, 2010

White House: Job Growth Will Be Slow

The Obama administration is warning Americans that job growth will be slow during the economic recovery.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Interest Rates Rise after Jobs Report

Some financial experts warn Friday's report signals the era of falling interest rates is over.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Are Liberals Religious Identity Thieves?

Some say that lately the news media has been tricked into getting their information from the wrong groups when dealing with big stories with a faith component. 

Monday, April 05, 2010

Church Draws Visitors with Easter Giveaway

The Bay Area Fellowship in Corpus Christi, Texas used a huge prize giveaway to draw in visitors.

Monday, April 05, 2010

Churches Reach Out to Needy in Spirit of Easter

Helping hands across the United States reached out to people in need on Easter Sunday.

Monday, April 05, 2010

At the Tomb: Celebrating Christ's Resurrection

CBN News joined those celebrating the Resurrection of Christ at the Garden Tomb's Easter sunrise service on Sunday, April 4.

Monday, April 05, 2010

FBI Investigates Anti-Government Extremist Group

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is investigating an anti-government group's threats against governors in 30 states.

Sunday, April 04, 2010

Back-to-Back Suicide Bombings in Baghdad

Three back-to-back suicide bombings killed at least 38 people in central Baghdad on Sunday morning.

Sunday, April 04, 2010

Russian Spacecraft Docks at Space Station

The Russian Soyuz spacecraft docked at the International Space Station on Sunday morning.

Friday, April 02, 2010

Catholic Actor Let Go After Refusing Sex Scenes

Hollywood actor Neal McDonough is taking a stand for family values and his Catholic convictions.

Friday, April 02, 2010

Jobs Report Shows Mixed Results

The Labor Department reported, Friday, 162,000 jobs were added in March, however, the unemployment rate remains at a record high.

Friday, April 02, 2010

Six Al Qaeda Leaders Killed, Captured in Iraq

Six suspected al Qaeda leaders are dead or in jail, following a joint mission by U.S. and Iraqi troops.

Friday, April 02, 2010

Charity Organization Opens School in Haiti

Operation Blessing International opened one of the first schools at Camp Dadadou, one of the many tent cities in Haiti.

Friday, April 02, 2010

Christians Gather in Jerusalem for Good Friday

It's a holy day worldwide as Christians commemorate Good Friday, the day that Jesus died on the cross.

Friday, April 02, 2010

U.S. Happy China to Attend Nuclear Summit

The Obama administration called China's decision to attend a summit on nuclear security later this month in Washington 'an important step.'

Friday, April 02, 2010

Transportation Study Brings Security Changes

The Obama administration has revised an earlier decision to screen passengers traveling from countries associated with terror cells.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

New Gas Mileage Standards Set for Automakers

Tougher gas mileage rules for new cars and trucks have been approved by the Obama administration.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Rift Divides Social Conservatives and the RNC

A growing rift between social conservatives and the Republican National Committee has some leaders urging donors to stop giving money to the GOP.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Ft. Hood Suspect Ok'd for Hospital Release

The man accused of going on a deadly shooting rampage at Fort Hood Army base is out of the hospital and apparently headed to jail.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Nation's Capital Kicks off Cherry Blossom Festival

Spring is in the air in Washington, D.C. as the city kicks off its annual National Cherry Blossom Festival near the Capital Mall this week.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Army General Won't Be Punished for DADT Stance

The high-ranking Army general who spoke out against President Obama's stance on "Don't ask, don't tell" will not be reprimanded.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Kan. Abortion Doc's Killer Faces Life Sentence

The man who gunned down a Kansas abortion doctor in the back of a church last May will face life in prison.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

U.S. Census Day: More than 50 Percent Respond

Thursday, April 1, is the deadline to turn in the Census form, with about 62 million households returning the forms so far.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Belgium Parliament Approves Burqa Ban

The Belgium parliament has voted to ban Muslim women from wearing burqas in public.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

TV Special Takes Look at 'Beasts of the Bible'

"Beasts of the Bible," a new television documentary, brings together Bible scholars and zoologists for a fresh perspective on the animals found in scripture.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Pastors to Preach Barefoot on Easter Sunday

Thousands of pastors from across the country will be preaching shoeless Easter Sunday in a campaign to raise awareness about global poverty.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Good Friday Still Stands in Davenport, Ia.

The city of Davenport, Iowa says it never intended to change its Good Friday celebration to something called "Spring Holiday."

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Study: Small Soda Taxes Do Not Dent Obesity

New research by the RAND Corporation shows putting small taxes on soft drinks does not decrease childhood obesity.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Obama Takes Care in Sizing Up the Tea Party

For the first time the president publicly criticized the Tea Party movement. Still, he acknowledged the group raised some legitimate concerns.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

China, Iran Discuss Nuclear Ties

China invited Iran's top nuclear negotiator, Saeed Jalili, to Beijing for discussions on the country's nuclear program.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

States Forced to Drop Health Care Suit

Arizona and Nevada will not be joining a multi-state lawsuit against the health care reform law.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Michigan Militia Suspects Plead Not Guilty

Several members of a Michigan militia have pled not guilty to charges surrounding their alleged plot to kill police officers and make other attacks.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Troops Prep for Offensive in Taliban Heartland

U.S. forces in Afghanistan are preparing for a major offensive on Kandahar -- the Taliban's spiritual heartland.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Haiti to Receive More Than $1 Billion from U.S.

The Obama administration is pledging a little over one billion dollars to rebuild Haiti.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

U.S. Attorney Files Lawsuit Against Pope

The Vatican is putting together a legal defense to shield Pope Benedict from a sex abuse lawsuit in the U.S.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Texas Sen. Hutchison to Serve Out Third Term

Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison has decided to stay in Congress.

 

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Barbara Bush Released from Texas Hospital

Former first lady Barbara Bush was released from the hospital Wednesday after suffering what doctors believe to be a mild relapse of Graves disease.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Theology, Politics & the African-American Community

Author Anthony Bradley talks about his new book that analyzes the black church, and gives insight on other issues for African Americans like health care.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

George Thomas on Iran Nukes

George Thomas on Iran Nukes

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Authorities Say Disease Could Be Next Big Haiti Crisis

Medical experts say untreated festering wounds, contaminated water, and disease-carrying insects could lead to many people becoming sick in the makeshift camps.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

U.S. Seeks 4 Month Jerusalem Building Freeze

In exchange, the U.S. would pressure Palestinian President Abbas to hold direct peace talks with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Brazil Fines Couple for Home Schooling

A Brazilian couple has been fined for home schooling their children instead of enrolling them in the country's school system.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

France Considers Ban of Burqa

France could soon become the first European country to ban Muslim women from wearing the burqa.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Controversial Gay Activist Appointed to EEOC

The Obama administration now includes a controversial lesbian law professor who says sexual freedom is more important than religious liberty.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Small Town for Auction on eBay

A tiny town in Washington state has been put on the auction block, but not everyone is on board.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Calif. City Drops Bid to Halt Home Bible Study

City officials in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. are dropping their challenge to a home Bible study group.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Gone Fishing? More Americans Did in '09

The increase came as big-time sports from the PGA to the NFL took a hit from the economy.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Drive-by Shooter Kills Three, Wounds Six

A drive-by shooter opened fire on a crowded block in Washington early Tuesday evening, killing three people.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

New Suicide Blasts Rock Southern Russia

Two suicide bombings on Wednesday morning have left at least 12 people dead in Russia.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Evangelist John Piper Takes Personal Leave

Well-known Pastor John Piper says he is taking a leave from his influential ministry to make personal adjustments.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Militia Arrests Show Rise in Radical Groups

A ninth militia member has been charged with conspiring to "oppose the government by force."

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Bodies of Dead Babies Found in China River

There was a grisly discovery in Eastern China on Tuesday when the bodies of 21 babies were found in a river.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Customer Donates Kidney to Cashier

A friendship that started at the check-out counter ended up in a Chicago hospital after a social worker decided to donate a kidney to his favorite cashier.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Group Starts Campaign Against 'Transgender' Bill

Congress may soon be considering legislation that would force schools and business to hire transgendered employees, including teachers.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Texas Students: Remove 'Our Lord' from Diplomas

Students at a Texas university founded on Presbyterian beliefs say they want the words "in the year of our Lord" removed from their diplomas.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Palestinian Killed in 'Land Day' Clashes

Palestinian news agencies report that Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian teenager from the Gaza Strip after he crossed into Israel to join in Arab "Land Day" protests.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Sex Virus Cause of Head and Neck Cancers?

Doctors say the increase of  head and neck cancers is being caused by the human papilloma virus, or HPV transmitted through oral sex.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Iowa Town Puts 'Good Friday' Back on Calendar

Good Friday is back on the calendar in Davenport, Iowa after a city administrator had changed the 2,000-year-old Christian holiday to Spring Holiday.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Family Says Billy Wants to Preach Again

Rev. Billy Graham apparently would like to get back in the pulpit.

Monday, March 29, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

On this week's Brody File show, CBN News talks with Sen. John McCain's opponent in the Republican primary-- former congressman and talk radio host J.D. Hayworth.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Gov't Looks to Sell Citigroup Stock for Profit

The Treasury department will begin selling its shares in Citigroup soon -- a move that could result in a $7.5 billion profit for the U.S. government.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Israelis Near Gaza Pray for Passover Quiet

As they commemorate the Passover meal, Israelis living near the Gaza Strip say they will celebrate with joy, despite the constant threat of rocket attacks by Palestinian terrorists.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Abortion Ban to be on Fall Colorado Ballot

A proposal to ban abortion will be on the Colorado ballot this fall after a state pro-life group submitted more than the required number of signatures.

Monday, March 29, 2010

U.N. Suspects Iran of Planning More Nuke Sites

This comes despite international demands for the Islamic Republic to open up its nuclear operations for inspection.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Survey: Christian Ministries Hit Hard by Recession

A recent study shows that ministries are suffering financially in this tough economy.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Female Suicide Bombers Attack Moscow Subway

Authorities say two female suicide bombers blew themselves up on the subway while it was packed with Monday morning rush-hour passengers.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Search Underway for S. Korean Patrol Boat Crew

South Korean military divers are hoping to rescue survivors from a sunken naval patrol boat.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Search for Trapped Miners in China Stops

Search teams say they will not be able to reach the last of the missing miners in China, despite a miraculous rescue Monday.

Sunday, March 28, 2010

Obama Returns from Secret Afghanistan Trip

President Barack Obama is arriving back in Washington Monday morning after a surprise trip to Afghanistan over the weekend.

Saturday, March 27, 2010

Obama Recess Appointments Spark Partisan Rancor

Partisan tensions are riding high in Washington after President Obama bypassed the vacationing Senate to make 15 recess appointments on Saturday.

Saturday, March 27, 2010

Palin Rallies Conservatives in Health Care Fight

Former Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin rallied conservative activists in Nevada over the weekend.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Two Israeli Soldiers Killed in Terror Attack

Two Israeli soldiers were killed Friday in an attack launched by terrorists in the Gaza Strip.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Afghanistan: Troops Work to Cut Off Opium Harvest

It's spring in Afghanistan, and for the Taliban that means it's time to harvest opium poppies.

Friday, March 26, 2010

N. Korea Eyed After S. Korean Ship Sinks

A South Korean military ship sank, Friday, near its disputed boarder with North Korea.

Friday, March 26, 2010

McCain, Palin Team Up Again in Arizona

Sen. John McCain and Sarah Palin are together again and on the campaign trail to defend McCain's Senate seat.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Theatres Hike Prices on 3-D, IMAX Films

Prices are jumping up by an average of a $1.50 per ticket. The hikes started Friday at Regal, AMC and Cinemark theaters nationwide.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Christ for the Nations Founder Freda Lindsay Dies

Ministry pioneer Freda Lindsay, who founded Christ For The Nations Institute in 1970 alongside her late-husband Gordon, has died. She was 95.

 

Friday, March 26, 2010

Secular Challenger Edges Out Iraqi PM in Election

Results in Iraq's parliamentary elections show Ayad Allawi edging out Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki to form the country's next government.

Friday, March 26, 2010

U.S., Russia Reach New Nuclear Arms Deal

Both nations will still have enough weapons to destroy the other, but Obama said that's not the goal.

Friday, March 26, 2010

How to Survive on a Teacher's Salary

Could you support a family of four on a teacher's salary?  One man is doing just that and he's not only surviving -- he's thriving.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Graham's 'My Hope' Drive Draws in Dominicans

Evangelist Billy Graham and his son Franklin blanketed the Dominican Republic with the gospel this month.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Wash Times Editor: HC Impact on Prolife Movement

Washington Times Religion Editor Julia Duin appeared spoke with CBN News about the impact the health care law is having on the pro-life movement. Click play for her comments.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Employee Porn Problem Raises Eyes at SEC

New government reports have indicated that some Securities and Exchange Commission employees viewed pornography while at work.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Aid Group Brings Clean Water to Peru Village

Operation Blessing International is helping a community of 1,500 people in Peru try to avoid disease from polluted water sources.

Friday, March 26, 2010

How Should Christians Respond to New Health Law?

CBN News spoke with Rev. Scotty Smith of Christ Community Church in Franklin, Tenn. to see how Christians should respond to the healthcare law.

Friday, March 26, 2010

U.S. Officials: Taliban Training in Iran

Taliban operatives are being trained in Iran as well as Afghanistan, according to U.S. officials, CNN reported.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Computer Hacker Sentenced to 20 Years

Albert Gonzalez, 28, was sentenced to 20 years in prison for organizing massive credit card theft from national retailers.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Pakistan: Five Soldiers, 21 Taliban Killed

At least 21 Taliban fighters and five Pakistani soldiers were killed in pre-dawn gun battles near the Afghan border on Friday.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Pentagon Eases 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Policy

The Pentagon eased parts of the military's "Don't ask, don't tell" policy, Thursday, making it more difficult to kick homosexuals out of the armed forces.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

March Madness: Autistic Teen has Perfect Bracket

Round three of March Madness kicked off Thursday with a number of big upsets in the first two rounds.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

New Bin Laden Tape Threatens Americans

Osama Bin Laden is threatening to kill captured Americans in a new audio message released Thursday.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Stupak Gets No Love from Pro-Life Groups

When the Susan B. Anthony Foundation held its annual Campaign for Life gala Wednesday night, it did so without Rep. Bart Stupak, D-Mich.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Senators Push National ID Cards for Gov't Employees

All U.S. government employees could soon be required to have a national identification card.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

6.0 Earthquake Strikes Philippine Islands

The quake was centered just west of Manila and shook buildings in the capital city for about 30 seconds.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Ala. Students Fight to Resume Prayer in School

A group of Alabama students is fighting to have their school resume prayer and Bible reading over its public address system.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Lawsuits Claim Health Care Law 'Unconstitutional'

More than a dozen states have filed lawsuits against the new health care law on the grounds that it's unconstitutional and violates states' rights.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Quebec Law Bans Burqas in Gov't Settings

A new law requires Muslim women in Quebec, Canada, to remove their head coverings while applying for government services in the province.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

California to Vote on Legalizing 'Pot'

California voters will decide whether to legalize marijuana for recreational use.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

New Home Sales See Record Decline

The Department of Commerce reported Wednesday that new home sales fell more than 2 percent last month-- the worst on record since 1963.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Foster Mom Makes Prom Dreams a Reality

For most teenage girls, the prom is a right of passage, but can be more than some families can afford -- especially for foster care families.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

More Than 1 Million Baby Slings Recalled

The slings, made by Infantino, have been linked to three infant deaths.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Saudi Arabia Nabs Scores of Terror Suspects

The Saudi Interior Ministry said the group had been preparing to launch terror attacks on oil installations.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Episcopal Diocese Sells Church Building to Muslims

The Episcopal Diocese of Central New York recently sold the former home of the Church of the Good Shepherd in Binghamton, N.Y. to a Muslim group.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Senate Begins Tweaking New Health Care Law

The U.S. Senate is now considering a series of so-called "fixes" to the new health care law.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Judge Rules in Lesbian Teen Prom Case

A federal judge has ruled that a Fulton, Miss. high school won't be forced to hold its prom after all.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Is Buffett Really a Safer Bet Than Obama?

The bond market thinks Warren Buffett is a safer investment than President Barack Obama.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Wash. High School Clinic Arranges Student's Abortion

A mother in Washington state is furious after a health care center at a public high school helped her daughter have an abortion without her consent or knowledge.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Judge: Opponents of Prop 8 Must Release Memos

A California judge has ordered opponents of Proposition 8 to surrender their internal campaign emails and memos.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Violence Up as Sudanese Elections Approach

Violence is increasing in southern Sudan as April elections approach, according to a U.N. official living there.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

China Upset Over Google Search Engine Move

Google's decision to stop censoring search engines based in China has upset country officials, who've enforced strict Internet regulations for years.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Health Care Stocks Spike after Signing

Health care related stocks have been higher this week

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

New Rules Prevent Gift Card Penalties

The federal government revealed new rules, Tuesday, that will protect consumers from unexpected fees and restrictions on gift cards.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

ACLU's Jay Sekulow on Health Care Lawsuits

Is it unconstitutional for the federal government to compel Americans to purchase health insurance? Jay Sekulow from the American Center of Law and Justice answered that question on Tuesday's The 700 Club. Click play to watch the interview.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Okla. Appeals Court Upholds Gay Divorce Ruling

The Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals recently upheld the decision of a Tulsa County judge to dismiss a lawsuit seeking a divorce between two women.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Britain Expells Israeli Diplomat over Forged Passports

Britain has expelled an Israeli diplomat in retribution for forging British passports used in the assassination of a Hamas operative.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Report: Combined TV and Internet Use Increasing

More Americans are watching television and surfing the web at the same time, according to Nielsen, a media ratings company.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Health Law Makes Calorie Counts Hard to Ignore

More than 200,000 fast food and other chain restaurants will have to include calorie counts on menus, menu boards and even drive-throughs.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

At 80, CBN Founder Pat Robertson 'Warming Up'

Christian Broadcasting Network founder Pat Robertson rang in his eightieth birthday Monday, showing no signs of slowing down.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

ACORN to Shut Down by April 1

Citing declining revenue and right-wing attacks, ACORN officials announced on Monday that it will close all its offices by April 1.

Monday, March 22, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

On this week's Brody File show, CBN News goes one-on-one with rising Republican star Marco Rubio.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Health Care Passes, Abortion Debate Continues

The health care bill may be headed for President Obama's desk, but the fight over abortion funding is far from over.

Monday, March 22, 2010

The Forgotten People: Lessons from the Holocaust

The new film, "The Forgotten People," documents the parallels between Nazism and radical Islam and why Christians must take a stand.

Monday, March 22, 2010

States Threaten Lawsuit over Health Care Overhaul

Many states are already putting together lawsuits challenging the health care overhaul.

Monday, March 22, 2010

'Live and Faith Tour' Benefits Communities

Those looking for some family fun this summer need look no further than the Life and Faith Tour.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Jessup, United for Life on Health Care Vote

Jessup, United for Life on Health Care Vote

Monday, March 22, 2010

Israel: No Building Restrictions in East Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in Washington, D.C., for talks with the Obama administration.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Thousands Rally in D.C. for Immigration Reform

Activists say they're tired of waiting for President Barack Obama to keep his pledge to change immigration laws.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Kassam Expodes near Ashkelon

Palestinian terrorists in the Gaza Strip continue to fire rockets on southern Israel.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Professor: Ha'aretz Obama Headline Misleading

A Tel Aviv University professor said Ha'aretz mislead its readers by implying a majority of Israelis view President Obama as "fair and friendly" toward the Jewish state.

Saturday, March 20, 2010

House Passes Historic Health Care Overhaul

President Obama's massive health care overhaul plan passed the House, Sunday, in a dramatic pull of last-minutes votes that rallied liberals and angered GOP opponents and pro-life groups.

Friday, March 19, 2010

HC Bill Could Affect Students Loans

Part of the controversial health care reform bill could change how students get loans for college.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Voters Protest Sunday's Health Care Vote

Voters have been gathering in Washington, D.C., all week to protest health care reform legislation being worked out on Capitol Hill.

Friday, March 19, 2010

USNS Comfort Returns from Haiti

The crew of the USNS Comfort returned home, Friday, after serving nearly two months in Haiti.

Friday, March 19, 2010

North Dakota Residents Brace for Flooding

Residents in Fargo, N.D., are preparing for major flooding this weekend. The Red River is expected to crest sometime Sunday.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Vietnamese Pastors See 'New Day' for Christians

Vietnamese pastors recently told evangelist Luis Palau that big changes are taking place in their country.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Sanctus Real's Hammitt Gets Real in New CD

The Christian band, Sanctus Real, recently released their fifth album entitled "Pieces of a Real Heart."

Friday, March 19, 2010

Hospital Launches Web Rehab for Teens

A hospital in the United Kingdom may be the first medical facility to treat young people addicted to technology.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Study: Childhood Obesity Problem More Prevalent

New research indicates the problem of childhood obesity is much worse than health experts originally thought.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Poll: Obama Approval Rating Hits Record Low

The weak economy and the battle over health care are taking their toll on President Barack Obama and Congress's popularity.

Friday, March 19, 2010

China Disputes World Currency Manipulation

Chinese officials are heading to Washington, D.C. to defend accusations that China is a currency manipulator.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Aid Group Distributes Relief Supplies Worldwide

Operation Blessing International is helping to keep people off the streets by providing food and relief supplies to local ministries in cities around the world.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Israeli Ships Fire on Gaza after Rocket Attack

Israeli warships struck several targets in Gaza in response to Thursday's deadly Kassam rocket attack.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Activists to Turn Up Heat on Immigration Reform

Thousands of immigration reform activists are planning a rally Sunday on Washington, D.C.'s National Mall.

Friday, March 19, 2010

American Admits Role in Mumbai Terror Attacks

David Coleman Headley pleased guilty his role in the November 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, India.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Lawsuits in Wings if Health Care Reform Passes

Lawsuits against the federal government are expected if Congress passes health care reform.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Does Congress Care What Americans Think?

There's no denying that Americans are mad at Washington. Radio talk show host Janet Parshall discusses what's up with Congress over health care.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Obama Signs Jobs Bill, Says More Work Ahead

President Barack Obama signed a new jobs bill on Thursday. It's the first of several pieces of jobs legislation promised by Democratic lawmakers.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Study: Skin Cancer Most Prevalent in U.S.

The number of cases of skin cancer is reaching epidemic proportions, according to two new studies.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Kraft to Curb Sodium in its Food Products

Kraft Foods, Inc. is reducing the amount of salt they put in their North American food products by 10 percent over the next two years.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Biden Yucks It Up at Correspondents' Dinner

Reporters and politicians took a break from the tense health care debate to share a few laughs at the Radio and TV Correspondents' Dinner in Wednesday.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Episcopalians Approve Second Gay Bishop

The Episcopal Church has approved the election of its second openly gay bishop in the Diocese of Los Angeles.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Israel Promises Response to Deadly Attack

An agricultural worker from Thailand died in a Kassam rocket attack on Moshav Nativ Ha'asara in southern Israel on Thursday.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

'Jihad Jane' Pleads Not Guilty to Terrorism Charges

Charges against Colleen LaRose include conspiring with jihadists and pledging to murder in the name of a Muslim holy war.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Idaho First to Pass State Anti-Health Care Law

Idaho became the first state to pass legislation aimed at defeating a congressional proposal requiring citizens to buy federal health insurance.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

American-born Imam Calls U.S. Muslims to 'Jihad'

American-Yemini Islamic cleric Anwar al-Awlaki called U.S. Muslims to jihad ('holy' war).

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Arab Confidence in Obama Eroding

Arab leaders are increasingly leary that President Barack Obama will back their agenda in Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

U.S. Muslims Face Terrorism Charges in Pakistan

Terrorism charges have been filed against five young American Muslims arrested in Pakistan.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Flooding Problems Linger Throughout Northeast

Flooding continues to plague parts of the country Wednesday night, several days after a powerful nor'easter moved out to sea.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

White House Goes Green for Saint Patty's

For the second year in a row, the White House temporarily dyed water in the South and North Lawn fountains in celebration of St. Patrick's Day.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Pat Robertson on HC 'Slaughter Solution'

Pat Robertson on HC 'Slaughter Solution'

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Irish Hymnists Offer Fresh Take on St. Patrick's

Both the Irish and the "Irish at heart" are celebrating Saint Patrick's Day. Wednesday. And Celtic music is a big part of those celebrations.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

U.S. Ships 'Bunker Busters' for Possible Iran Strike

The U.S. is shipping hundreds of 'bunker buster' bombs to an air base in the Indian Ocean, possibly signaling an attack against Iran.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Unemployment to Remain High Through 2010

Administration officials are predicting the unemployment rate to stay around its current level of 9.7 percent for the rest of the year.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

U.S., Israel Seek to Calm Tensions

U.S. and Israeli officials are working hard to ease tensions between the two countries.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Brody on Slaughter Solution

CBN News White House Correspondent David Brody appeared on CBN News' Morning program to share more on House Speaker Pelosi's controversial tactics. 

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Pepsi Drops Sugary Drinks from Schools

PepsiCo is planning to remove sugary drinks from schools around the world by 2012 to help fight child obesity.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Arrest Made in Murder of Salvation Army Major

Authorities in Arkansas have arrested a teenager for the death of a Salvation Army major.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Study: Coffee Doesn't Trigger Heart Arrhythmia

New research indicates that moderate coffee drinking reduces the risk of being hospitalized for heart rhythm problems.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Jerusalem Quiet after 'Day of Rage'

By Tuesday afternoon Israeli police had restored order to the capital after "a Day of Rage" called for by Hamas and the Islamic Movement.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Senate Sends Jobs Bill to Obama for Signature

It's the first of several election-year job bills promised by Democratic lawmakers.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

AG: Bin Laden Will Never Face U.S. Trial

Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden will never face trial in the U.S. because he will never be captured alive, Attorney General Eric Holder said.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Air Strikes Target Terrorists in Pakistan

Suspected U.S. drones targeted two vehicles in northwest Pakistan, killing at least nine terrorists, according to officials.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Army Revamps Basic Training Exercises

The changes are the first in 30 years and include cutting five mile runs and bayonet drills from routines.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Pastor: Morroccan Gov't Violated People's Rights

A pastor in Morrocco says Christians were surprised by the government's recent actions against them and an orphanage operated by a ministry.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Christ the Redeemer Statue to be Renovated

The iconic sculpture was voted one of the seven modern wonders of the world in 2007.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Global Leaders Cry Foul on Myanmar Election Law

The international community is condemning Myanmar's leaders for an oppressive new election law.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Magnitude 4.4 Earthquake Shakes Southern Calif.

A minor earthquake shook Southern California just before dawn Tuesday morning.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Supreme Court Justice Retiring?

U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, 89, may soon be retiring.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Arabs Riot in Jerusalem on 'Day of Rage'

Hundreds of masked Arabs burned tires and trash bins and hurled rocks at Israeli police and border guards in Jerusalem on Tuesday.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Is the Government More Open under Obama?

President Barack Obama promised to make government more open, but it does not appear to be happening.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Wavering Dems in Obama's Sights on Health Vote

President Obama and the Democratic congressional leadership are pushing hard to get undecided members of Congress to vote for the health care reform bill.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

New FCC Broadband Plan: Fast Internet for All?

A new proposal to overhaul the nation's broadband policy could bring high-speed Internet access to nearly every American -- but is it necessary?

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Churches on LA Marathon Route Cancel Services

More than 100 churches located near or on the 26-mile route of the Los Angeles Marathon are canceling morning services on Sunday.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Fed Keeping Rates Low for Economic Recovery

Debate is heating up within the Federal Reserve over how and when to signal that the days of record-low interest rates are numbered.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

North Dakota, Minnesota Brace for Floods

It's a race against time for residents in North Dakota and parts of Minnesota as they prepare for weekend floods.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Emergency Declared in Three Northeast States

The Northeast could see some sunshine Tuesday. But residents are still feeling the effects of three days of torrential rains and high winds.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Lawmakers React to White House Israel Bashing

Republican and Democrat Congressmen spoke out against the Obama administration's denunciation against Israel.

Monday, March 15, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

On this week's edition of the Brody File-- House Minority Whip Eric Cantor talks about the chances of a 2010 GOP comeback in the House.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Dodd Pushes for Stricter Bank Regulations

Democratic Sen. Chris Dodd is proposing a new plan to regulate the country's largest banks and financial institutions.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Disabled Baseball Fan Gets Rare Opportunity

Baseball fanatic Hans Smith loves the game, but has never played outside of the virtual world.

Monday, March 15, 2010

German Chancellor Urges Iran Sanctions

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Iran has failed to agree to "constructive offers" put forth by nations negotiating with Tehran.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Minn. Church Receives $150K Rebate

A Moorhead, Minn. church received a $150,000 rebate after it was discovered that the local utility company had been over-billing them for more than a decade.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Court: Vaccine Additive Does Not Cause Autism

A vaccine court, a special branch of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, has ruled there is no link between autism and vaccines.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Report: 'Hamas Used Kids as Human Shields'

A 500-page report to be released on Monday proves that Hamas used children as human shields during Operation Cast Lead.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Fatah Dedicates Square to Terrorist

Palestinians dedicated a square to Dalal Mughrabi who led the deadliest terror attack in Israel's history.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Social Security Marks First Deficit in Decades

Social Security is going to start paying out more in benefits this year than it's collecting in taxes -- close to $29 billion more.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Ariz. Town Bans Church from In-Home Meetings

The city of Gilbert, Ariz., shut down a home church after a city employee spotted signs for it in the neighborhood.

Monday, March 15, 2010

IRS: CA Car Wash Owes Four Cents in Back Taxes

A San Diego, California car wash owner got what most people dread last week -- a visit from the Internal Revenue Service.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Muslims Clash With Coptic Christians in Egypt

Muslims firebombed Christian homes and attacked a Coptic community center this weekend, leaving more than 20 people injured. 

Monday, March 15, 2010

Doubts Grow over Reported Prius Accident

More questions are being raised surrounding the story of a California man who claims his Toyota Prius accelerated out of control last week.

Monday, March 15, 2010

'Mission Impossible' Star Peter Graves Dead at 83

Peter Graves, 83, star of the hit television series "Mission Impossible," died of a heart attack on Sunday.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Mexican Gunmen Kill Three with U.S. Consulate Ties

Gunmen killed a U.S. consulate employee and her husband as they drove in this violent border city with their baby in the back seat.

Saturday, March 13, 2010

Ireland Releases U.S. Woman in Alleged Plot

An American woman and three others arrested in Ireland over an alleged plot to assassinate Swedish artist Lars Vilks have been freed without charge.

Friday, March 12, 2010

China Undervaluing Currency for Trade Benefits?

Many economists estimate China artificially undervalues its currency by as much as 40 percent, allowing them to produce low-cost goods.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Modern-Day Milk Men Deliver in Manhattan

Two New York City men are bringing back an old American custom -- fresh, cold milk delivered straight from the farm to the doorstep.

Friday, March 12, 2010

CBN World Reach Leader Meets with Lawmakers

Jon Cassel told the Congressional Prayer Caucus about his work for CBN's World Reach in western Africa.

Friday, March 12, 2010

WorldWatch: Updates on the Global Church

Read a summary of this week's stories affecting the global church.

Friday, March 12, 2010

'Baby Isaiah' Dies After Life Support Battle

Baby Isaiah, the 4-month-old boy at the center of a controversial life-support case in Canada, died from natural causes, Thursday.

Friday, March 12, 2010

States May Withhold Tax Refunds for Months

Officials in several states say they might withhold tax refunds for several months because of budget shortfalls.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Charity Aid Group Gives Woman Sturdy Home

CBN's Operation Blessing International learned of one woman's difficult situation in Zacapa, Guatemala and was able to build a new sturdy home for her.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Reid's Wife, Daughter Treated After Car Accident

Sen. Harry Reid's, D-Nev., wife and daughter are recovering from injuries they suffered in a four-vehicle crash on Thursday.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Settlement Reached for Ground Zero Workers

New York City has reached a settlement in the health care claims of more than 10,000 ground zero rescue and recovery workers.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Chinese Official: Mega-Church to be Demolished

A local land official in Linfen, China recently announced that a mega-church serving 50,000 Christians is to be torn down by the government.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Israeli DM Imposes Full Closure on West Bank

DM Ehud Barak imposed a 48-closure on Judea and Samaria after warnings that Arab youth planned to riot again on the Temple Mount.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Aftershocks Shake Chile during Inauguration

Strong aftershocks shook Chile during the inauguration ceremony of newly elected Presiden Sebastian Pinera.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Turkey Recalls Swedish Ambassador over Resolution

One week after Turkey recalled its U.S. ambassador, Erdogan sent the Swedish ambassador packing over Sweden's recognition of the Armenian genocide.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Court Upholds 'Under God' in Pledge

A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that it's not unconstitutional to have the phrase "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Mexican Telecom Tycoon Takes Richest Man Title

Bill Gates is no longer the world's richest man. Mexican telecom tycoon Carlos Slim now holds the title.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Cities Adopting 'Headcams' for Cops

Drivers in some cities will have more than traffic and dashboard cameras watching their every move.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Thousands Without Power After Ark. Tornados

A series of tornados hit Arkansas Wednesday night, killing one person and injuring four others.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Jobless Claims Drop to 462,000

Applications for unemployment benefits dropped last week in the latest sign of a brightening employment picture.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Muslim Group: Airport Scanners Violate Faith

A group of American Islamic scholars recently ruled that Muslims should not pass through full-body scanners being used to detect weapons in airports.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Highway Deaths at Lowest Levels Since 1950s

The Transportation Department said Thursday that traffic fatalities have dropped to their lowest levels since the group started keeping records in 1954.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Judge Orders ACORN Gov't Funding Resumed

A federal judge is once again telling Congress they must fund the controversial community organizing group ACORN, or Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Kansas City Board to Close Nearly Half of Schools

Kansas City, Mo. is tightening its budget belt and shutting down nearly half of its public school system.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Nat'l Panel Releases Education Standards for K-12

America is one step closer to adopting a standard lesson-plan for students across the country.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Texas Ed Board Urged to Respect Faith Heritage

Texas legislators urged the state's board of education not to remove America's Christian heritage from the state's social studies curriculum.

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Roberts: Scene at State of Union 'Very Troubling

Chief Justice John Roberts recently weighed in on controversial comments the president made during his first the State of The Union Address.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Pastor Sending Scripture to Obama's Blackberry

A pastor on the White House Faith Council told CBN News he is sharing Scripture with President Obama.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Cantor Questions Gates on Perkins 'Disinvite'

Eric Cantor sent a letter to Defense Secretary Robert Gates asking for an explanation to the rescinded prayer luncheon invitation to Tony Perkins.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Ralph Reed Says He Won't Run for Congress

Former Christian Coalition head Ralph Reed will not campaign for the congressional seat of retiring Rep. John Linder of Georgia.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Obama Hosts Haiti's President Preval for Talks

Haiti's president Rene Preval met with President Barack Obama Wednesday to discuss how best to rebuild his country.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Female WWII Pilots Honored with Gold Medals

Congress offered a long-deserved thanks to the Women Air Force Service Pilots of World War II, otherwise known as the WASPs

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Herpes Becoming Most Common Sex Disease

One in six Americans are infected with genital herpes, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

London to be Income Tax Capital of the World

If you think taxes are high here in the U.S., London is about to impose the highest taxes of any financial capital in the world.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Study: Sugary Drinks Increase Diabetes Risk

America's addiction to drinking sodas and other sugary drinks is deadly, according to a new University of California study.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Assisted Suicide Group Indicted in Georgia

Four members of an assisted suicide group in Georgia are charged with helping a 58-year-old with cancer kill himself.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

British Gov't Creates Medical Online Database

Doctors warn the government is putting some patients records on it without their consent.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Minority Births Set to Outnumber White Births

Demographers say births to minorities could surpass the number of births to whites this year.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Utah Governor Signs Abortion Bill into Law

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert sign into law Monday a bill allowing prosecutors to file homicide charges against women who have an illegal abortion.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

No-Fly List Doubled Since NW Plot

Since last year's failed attempt to blow up a Detroit-bound plane, the government's list of suspected terrorists has grown from 3,400 to 6,000.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Penna. Resident Indicted for Terrorism

A Pennsylvania resident was indicted for recruiting jihadists online and attempting to murder a Swedish artist.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Suicide Bomber Attacks Afghan NATO Base

A suicide bomber blew himself up in a U.S. military base in Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing two NATO service members.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Well-Known Ministry Attacked in Pakistan, 6 Killed

A terror cell bombed the World Vision offices in northwest Pakistan, Wednesday, killing six staff members.

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

President: Haiti Needs Jobs, Not More Donations

Haiti President Rene Preval said Tuesday that his country needs more help with job creation and less donated food from the United States.

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Same-Sex Couples Rush to Marry in D.C.

More than a dozen same-sex couples have already been married in the nation's capital and at least 100 others have received marriage licenses.

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

IRS Official Admits He Doesn't Do His Own Taxes

A top Internal Revenue Service official has admitted he doesn't do his own taxes.  He says the tax code is too complex. 

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Students Return to Schools in Chile

Life is starting to return to normal in Chile, more than a week after the devastating 8.8-magnitude earthquake, as most students are returning to school.

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Unemployment Aid Approved for Final Vote

The U.S. Senate takes up a $107 billion spending measure on Tuesday, which extends to unemployment insurance for the long-term jobless.

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Nigerian Christians Cry Out for Help Amid Attacks

Nigerian Christians are asking their government to protect them as violence continues, while the U.S. and human rights activists call on the country to investigate recent deadly attacks on Christian villages.

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

WH Faith Council Gives Detailed Recommendations

President Obama's Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships are scheduled to present policy recommendations to him on Tuesday.

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Dutch Group Pushes for Euthanasia Support

Lawmakers in Holland could soon debate legalizing assisted suicide for the elderly.

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Obama Nominates Ret. General to Head TSA

President Barack Obama nominated Maj.-Gen. (ret.) Robert A. Harding to head the Transportation Security Administration.

Tuesday, March 09, 2010

N. Korea Ready for Talks or War

North Korea's foreign ministry spokesman said on Tuesday her country is ready for either dialogue or war with the U.S.

Monday, March 08, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

On this week's edition of The Brody File -- an interview with the man who wants to replace all 435 members of Congress. Learn about Tim Cox's plan.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Boy Plans Shoe Drive for Haiti Quake Victims

A North Carolina third grader has single-handedly started a shoe drive at his school to collect shoes for earthquake victims in Haiti.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Biden Begins Middle East Tour

Vice President Joe Biden began the first leg of his five-day Middle East tour in Israel Monday.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Military Funeral Protest Case Headed to SCOTUS

A case against a controversial church group known for protesting with provocative signs at military funerals will head to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Gates Praises Progress of American Troops

Defense Secretary Robert Gates is in Afghanistan and he is praising the recent progress against the Taliban by American forces.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Oscars: 'Hurt Locker' Wins Big, Bullock Best Actress

The film Hurt Locker took home six of the nine Academy Awards for which it was nominated Sunday night, including best picture.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Hundreds Slaughtered in Nigeria Religious Violence

More than 200 people are dead in attacks on Christian villages in central Nigeria - the latest round of violence between Christians and Muslims.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Banker: Maintaining the Dollar is Good for China

China will keep supporting the U.S. dollar in the next few years, according to one of the country's top state bankers.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Einstein's Original Manuscript on Display

The Israel Academy of Sciences is hosting the first-ever public exhibition of Albert Einstein's original General Theory of Relativity manuscript.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Iraqis Go to Polls Despite Violence

Thousands of Iraqis went to the polls Sunday, despite dozens of insurgent attacks meant to disrupt their national elections.

Monday, March 08, 2010

6.0 Quake Hits Eastern Turkey Killing Dozens

A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6 struck eastern Turkey on Monday.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Remains of Missing Teen Discovered

Escondido police said the remains of Amber Dubois, the 14-year-old who disappeared last year on her way to school, have been found.

Monday, March 08, 2010

Massive Suicide Bombing in Pakistan

Pakistani authorities said at least 11 people have been killed and 50 others injured in a massive suicide bombing in the city of Lahore.

Sunday, March 07, 2010

Captured U.S.-Born al Qaeda Suspect Not Spokesman

Pakistani officials say they're holding an American member of al Qaeda, but not who they originally thought.

Sunday, March 07, 2010

Iran Announces New Missile Production

Iran launched a new production line of short-range, radar-evading cruise missiles, according to its state-run media.

Sunday, March 07, 2010

Islamic Groups Battle in Afghanistan

At least 50 gunmen have been killed in battles between the Taliban and other Islamic groups in northeastern Afghanistan.

Sunday, March 07, 2010

Death Toll Mounts as Iraqis Vote

By mid-morning on Sunday, the death toll mounted to 19 as Iraqis headed toward polling stations.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Romney Goes on Tour to Promote New Book

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is on a whirlwind tour across the U.S. to promote his new book, No Apology.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Six Dead in Arizona Bus Crash

A major wreck shut down a busy highway near Phoenix, Ariz., Friday.

Friday, March 05, 2010

How Wonderful is New 'Alice in Wonderland' Film?

Walt Disney puts a new twist on the classic movie, which originally was released in 1951.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Oklahoma Senate OKs Bible Class Bill

Oklahoma came one step closer Thursday to offering elective Bible courses in public schools courtesy of the state Senate.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Unemployment Rate Unchanged as 36K Jobs Lost

The nation's unemployment rate held steady in February coming in at 9.7 percent as employers slashed 36,000 jobs, according to the Labor Department.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Aid Groups Working Together in Chile Quake Relief

CBN's Operation Blessing and Humedica have teamed up to help the people of Chile's recover from the recent earthquake.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Ingredient Used in Many Processed Foods Recalled

Thousands of food products are being recalled after salmonella was discovered in one of the ingredients.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Fed Deficit Hits Record $233 Billion in Feb.

According to the latest monthly review by the Congressional Budget Office, the federal government ran its biggest monthly deficit ever in February.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Voters: Pro-life Dems on Abortion, HC Hot Seat

A new poll suggests pro-life Democrats in Congress might well lose their job if they back any kind of health care bill that funds abortion.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Latin America's First Gay Marriage Law Now in Effect

The Mexico City Legislature approved the law in December, but is now being challenged by the government in Mexico's Supreme Court.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Sarah Palin Signs New Book Deal

Publisher HarperCollins says the still untitled book will focus on Palin's political and spiritual values.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Texas Church to Remain at Public Housing Unit

Residents at a public housing complex in Dallas are headed back to church after almost losing the right to worship in their facility.

Friday, March 05, 2010

WH Leans Toward Military Trials for 9/11 Suspects

The trial of 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheik Mohammed and four other terror suspects could be still be held in a military tribunal.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Delahunt Won't Seek Re-election

U.S. Rep. William Delahunt announced that he will not seek an eighth term in Congress.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

'Son of Hamas' Author Talks to CBN News

The son of a Hamas terrorist leader is shaking up the Middle East with claims that he was an agent for Israel's secret service, the Shin Bet.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Toyota Complaints Continue Despite Recall

New complaints are being voiced from Toyota owners who say their cars are still accelerating out of control even after being recalled and repaired.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Facebook Leak Prompts IDF to 'Unfriend' Soldier

The Israel Defense Forces has taken disciplinary action against an Israeli soldier for posting classified information on Facebook.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Deadly Wave Strikes Cruise Ship, Kills Two

A set of freak waves smashed into a Mediterranean cruise ship travelling off the coast of Spain Wednesday killing two people and injuring a dozen others.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Wash. State Teen Runs for 18th District Seat

Washington may have a new candidate running for state office. But it's not who most people would expect.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Muslim Cleric Opens Congress with Prayer

Imam Abdullah Antepli is the Muslim chaplain at Duke University in North Carolina and served as guest chaplain in the House on Wednesday.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Mixed Reactions on Kid Air Controllers

New details have emerged on the air traffic controller who was suspended for allowing his son take the radio at one of the nation's busiest airports.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Aftershocks Hinder Chile Relief Efforts

More than four days after a massive 8.8-magnitude earthquake hit Chile, powerful aftershocks continue to rock the country.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Britain to Alter Arrest Warrants Law

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown wants to alter the law that allows judges to issue international arrest warrants.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Philadelphia Mayor Proposes Sweet Drink Tax

The mayor is using the extra revenue to help fill the city's budget gaps.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Could Emissions Cuts Prove Costly for Drivers?

The Obama administration's tough targets for cutting greenhouse gas emissions could hit Americans right in the pocketbook.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Cancer Society Warns About Prostate Exams

The American Cancer Society is warning men that prostate exams may not be that helpful and may even do more harm than good.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

China Rejects New Iran Sanctions

China has rejected a revised proposal for new sanctions against Iran called for by key Western nations.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

College Seeks to Maintain Unlawful Speech Code

A California college student is getting his day in court after his professor ridiculed him for speaking about Christianity in a classroom speech.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

IDF Recruits Want Combat Duty

Seventy-six percent of Israeli youth getting ready for their compulsory military service want to train for combat units.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Okla. Lawmakers Approve Ultrasound Bill

The Oklahoma House of Representatives approved a measure Tuesday requiring doctors to show women an ultrasound before they get an abortion.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Netanyahu Stands by Heritage Sites Decision

Israeli PM Binyamin Netanyahu is standing by the decision to include the Cave of the Patriarchs and Rachel's tomb as Jewish Heritage Sites.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Powerful Earthquake Rocks Taiwan

A powerful 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocked southern Taiwan on Thursday.

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Six Killed as Early Voting Begins in Iraq

Six people were killed by a bomb as early voting began Thursday morning in Iraq's parliamentary election.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Home Video Captures Moments of Chile Quake

New video released Wednesday captures the moment last week's massive 8.8 magnitude earthquake hit Chile.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Senate Bill Introduced to Repeal 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'

Sen. Joe Lieberman and Democrats on the Senate Armed Services Committee have introduced legislation on Capitol Hill to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Hero Pilot Sully Sullenberger Retires

Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, the pilot who became nationally known after his amazing splash landing on the Hudson River, has called it quits.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Child Directs Pilots at JFK, Dad Reprimanded

Federal Aviation Administration officials aren't laughing after an air traffic controller jokingly allowed his young son to radio directions to pilots at New York's Kennedy Airport.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Dobson Dismissed from Day of Prayer Lawsuit

A federal judge dismissed Shirley Dobson from a lawsuit challenging the National Day of Prayer on Tuesday.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

WWII Vets Mark 65th Iwo Jima Anniversary

Dozens of U.S. veterans returned to the Japanese island of Iwo Jima Wednesday to mark the 65th anniversary of one of the fiercest battles of World War II.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Bishop Jackson on D.C. Gay Marriage Battle

Bishop Harry Jackson of the High Impact Leadership Coalition appeared on CBN Newschannel's Morning program to discuss his fight against legalizing gay marriage in D.C.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Study: U.S. Kids Overdosing on Snack Food

Researchers at the University of North Carolina say America's children are eating more unhealthy snacks and consuming more calories.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Living Together Hurts Chances for Lasting Marriage

Couples who live together before marriage without any commitment like engagement, hurt their chances of a having a long lasting marriage.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Rangel Steps Down as Chair Amid Ethics Probe

Rep. Charlie Rangel announced that he was stepping down as chairman so his colleagues wouldn't have to defend him during their elections. He refused to answer reporter questions.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Supreme Court Won't Stop D.C. Gay Marriage Law

The Supreme Court is refusing to intervene in Washington, D.C.'s new gay marriage law, which goes into effect Wednesday.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Salt Reduction Could Save Billions in HC Costs

Cutting the nation's salt intake could save the U.S. government $32 billion in healthcare costs, according to researchers.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

TN School Board Ends 'Promotion of Religion'

A Tennessee school board has agreed to the American Civil Liberties Union's demands to end the promotion of religion by teachers and officials during school hours.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Chile Quake Survivors Still in Need of Aid

Devastated villagers on Chile's coast are still waiting for relief to arrive.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Perry Defeats Hutchison in Texas GOP Primary

Texas Gov. Rick Perry tapped into a rising wave of anti-Washington ire and rode it to an easy Republican primary win over Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Hamas Extends Detention of British Journalist

British documentary filmmaker and freelance journalist Paul Martin will spend another 15 days in a Gaza jail.

Wednesday, March 03, 2010

Senate Votes $10 Billion Unemployment, Highways

The Senate passed a $10 billion measure to extend unemployment benefits and provide funding for highway programs.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Rifqa Bary, Parents to Continue Counseling

The parents of Christian convert Rifqa Bary say they want to reconcile with their daughter, despite claims that they threatened to kill her over their religious beliefs.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Who Will Race Against Dem. Bill White for TX Governor?

Former Houston Mayor Bill White has won the Democratic nomination for Texas governor as expected.  But the winner of the hard-hitting GOP race has yet to be determined.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Toyota Offers Perks as Questions Continue

As Toyota faced a third congressional hearing on its massive safety recall Tuesday, the Japanese automaker promised free maintenance to owners in an effort to win back consumer confidence.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Muslim Soldiers Disciplined Amid Ft. Jackson Probe

Five Muslim soldiers at the center of an investigation at Fort Jackson are now facing penalties.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Shooter of Well-Known Coach Found Guilty

A guilty verdict has been reached in the death of a nationally celebrated high school football coach who was shot and killed by a former player.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Obama Hits Up 'Main Street' Economy Tour

President Barack Obama hit the road again Tuesday to highlight details of a $6 billion proposal to create jobs and strengthen the economy.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Rev. Billy Graham's Advice: Don't Get Old

The Rev. Billy Graham may have retired from preaching, but he's still living a very productive life.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Post Office Cuts Could Nix Saturday Mail

The U.S. Postal Service is increasing the pressure for dropping Saturday home delivery as it seeks to fend off massive financial losses.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

High Court Passes on OK Ten Commandments

The U.S. Supreme Court has decided not to get involved in a Ten Commandments battle in Oklahoma.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Hoyer: 'Raise Taxes to Bring Down Deficit'

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md., says tax hikes are needed to bring down the deficit.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

High Court Refuses to Stop D.C. Gay Marriages

The Supreme Court refused to block a gay marriage law from taking effect in Washington, D.C., clearing the way for gays to marry freely within the nation's capital.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Hurricane Rise Part Natural Cycle, Not Warming

The latest research suggests that the rise in the number of hurricanes since 1995 was simply part of a natural cycle.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

D.C. Archdiocese to Cut Spousal Health Care

The gay marriage law that is expected to take effect this week is forcing the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington, D.C. to change its health care policy.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Libyan Students Protest Ban on Swiss Minarets

Hundreds of student protesters in Libya are joining Moammar Gadhafi's call for jihad against Switzerland.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Study: Teen Alcohol and Drug Use Rising

A new report being released Tuesday says alcohol and drug use among teens is on the rise.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Chile Quake Could Affect U.S. Produce Prices

The earthquake in Chile could mean higher produce prices in the U.S.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Dems Who Voted No on HC Bill May Reconsider

Nine House Democrats said Monday they're willing to switch their "no" votes to "yes" votes on President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Ben & Jerry's to Expand Israeli Operation

Ben and Jerry's plan to build a new $2 million production facility in southern Israel near Kiryat Malachi.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Christians in Chile Still Gather to Pray

CBN News' Latin American affiliate, Mundo Christiano, submitted the following report on Chilean believers standing strong.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Facebook, Twitter Posts Scream 'Please Rob Me'

How much is too much to disclose on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter?

Monday, March 01, 2010

More Violence at Holy Site in Jerusalem

Tensions are high in Jerusalem after the latest round of violence at the Temple Mount, a contested holy site.

Monday, March 01, 2010

President Unveils 'Get Tough on Schools' Policy

Forget being called into the principal's office, how about being called to the Oval Office?

Monday, March 01, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News goes one-on-one with Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Worship Leader Kelly Minter Unveils New Album

Christian singer and songwriter Kelly Minter recently spoke with CBN News about the release of her new album entitled "Introducing Kelly Minter."

Monday, March 01, 2010

Dissident Lutherans Forming New Denomination

A new Lutheran denomination is being formed for congregations who are opposed to the gay-friendly policy of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Iraqi Christians Protest 'Targeted' Killings

Hundreds of Christians in Iraq took to the streets Sunday to protest the killings of Christians in the democratic country.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Chilean Reporter Speaks about Earthquake

Chilean freelance reporter Carlos Hernandez Herrera joined CBN News' Morning program to talk more about the aftermath of Saturday's 8.8 magnitude earthquake.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Calif. Lawmakers: Cut the Foul Language, Please

California lawmakers are trying to "clear the air" of cursing.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Head of IMF Proposes New Reserve Currency

The head of the International Monetary Fund says the organization might eventually need to provide a new reserve currency that would be an alternative to the dollar.

Monday, March 01, 2010

D.C. Could See Same-Sex Marriages This Week

A District of Columbia appeals court has unanimously rejected an attempt to stop same-sex marriages in Washington, D.C.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Fmr Pres. Bush: I Turned to My Faith in Tough Times

Former President George W. Bush says he turned to his faith when faced with tough times during his White House years.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Victorious Canada Bids Farewell to Olympics

Canada capped the last day of the Vancouver Olympic Games with a dramatic finish -- an ice hockey victory against the U.S., and a grand closing ceremony.

Monday, March 01, 2010

2,000 Federal Transport Workers Face Furlough

Two thousand federal transportation workers will be furloughed without pay on Monday courtesy of Sen. Jim Bunning, R-Ky.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Est. 200,000 Without Power After Northeast Storm

Utility crews are working to restore power to about 200,000 homes and businesses in the Northeast on Monday after last week's brutal snowstorm.

Monday, March 01, 2010

High Fat Diet Linked to Stroke in Women over 50

A new study shows high fat diets can significantly increase the risk of stroke in women over 50.

Monday, March 01, 2010

Plastic Bags in U.S. - To Pay or Not to Pay?

Washington, D.C. has the first law in the nation forcing customers to pay if they want plastic bags.

Saturday, February 27, 2010

NY Governor Ends Re-Election Campaign

New York Gov. David Paterson is dropping his re-election bid just days after the Paterson formally announced his campaign.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Ehud Barak Responds to Threats on Israel

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak responded to recent threats from Iran, Syria and Hezbollah.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Olympic Chaplain Reaches Out to Athletes

Derek Spain is one of the many Olympic Chaplains ministering to the athletes at the 2010 Olympic Games.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Rocket Summer's New Album No. 1 on iTunes

Rocket Summer's second album entitled Of Men and Angels hits stores this week and it's already number one on ITunes.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Christians Under Continued Attacks in Chiapas, Mexico

Christian leaders in Chiapas, Mexico, are calling on state and federal officials to protect evangelicals following an attack in the city of Tumbala.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Author Josh McDowell Treated Harshly in Egypt

American evangelist and author Josh McDowell experienced rough treatment recently when he tried to visit Egypt.

Friday, February 26, 2010

CBN News Interview with Robert Marshall

Robert Marshall

Friday, February 26, 2010

Va. Lawmaker Clarifies Abortion Remarks

Del. Robert Marshall is disputing reports charging that he said disabled children were "God's punishment" to women for prior abortions.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Text of Del. Marshall's Feb. 20 Abortion Remarks

Below is the text of Del. Robert Marshall's Feb. 20 comments on abortion:

Friday, February 26, 2010

Dobson's Final Goodbye to Focus on the Family

After 33 years at Focus on the Family, Dr. James Dobson hosted his final radio broadcast Friday.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Climate Scientists Say January Was Hottest Ever

The London Daily Express reported the scientists base their claim on global satellite data.

Friday, February 26, 2010

The Pin Man Shares Gospel Story at Olympics

Hundreds of Christian ministers are in Vancouver, B.C. for the Winter Olympic Games to share the Gospel of Christ.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Did Healthcare Summit Make an Impact?

President Barack Obama's bipartisan health care summit is over, but some are not sure if it made any difference.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Top Marine Against Repeal of Military Gay Policy

The commandant of the Marine Corps has rejected the president's plan to repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell, the law banning gays from serving openly in the military.

Friday, February 26, 2010

U.S. Misses Gold, Still Leads Medal Count

The U.S. picked up a handful of medals at Thursday's Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, B.C. but not the one most Americans were hoping to win.

Friday, February 26, 2010

House Extends Key Provisions of Patriot Act

The House passed a one-year extension of the key provisions of the USA Patriot Act, the nation's counterterrorism surveillance law, Thursday evening.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Kentucky Senate Approves Bible Literacy Bill

Kentucky's Senate has approved a measure allowing Bible classes in public schools.

Friday, February 26, 2010

House Ethics Panel Rebukes Rangel over Gifts

A report released Thursday says the chairman of the Ways and Means Committee broke the rules when he took corporate money to pay for trips to the Caribbean.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Israel: No Comment on EU Levy

The EU high court ruled to tax Israeli products manufactured in Judea and Samaria.

Friday, February 26, 2010

Testimony Begins in Former PM's Trial

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said the testimony phase of his trial would exonerate him of any wrongdoing.

Friday, February 26, 2010

SeaWorld Trainer Remembered for Her Love of God

The SeaWorld trainer killed by a whale is being remembered for her love of animals and God.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Napolitano Calls Fort Hood Shooting 'Terrorism'

For the first time, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano has publicly used the word "terrorism" to describe last year's attack at Fort Hood Army Base.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Protests Held Outside Health Care Summit

While Democrats and Republicans debated the particulars of health care reform inside the Blair House, protestors on both sides of the issue had their own debate outside.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Afghan Gov't In Control of Taliban Stronghold

The Afghan government is now officially in control of the city of Marjah, the Taliban's southern stronghold.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Hinn Breaks Silence on Divorce Announcement

Evangelist Benny Hinn tells supporters that his wife has no "biblical grounds for divorce."

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Christian Band 'Chasen' to Debut New Album

The Christian band Chasen latest album called "That Was Then, This Is Now" is due out on March 9.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Approval Ratings for Congress Continue to Slide

A new Rasmussen Poll finds that 71 percent of voters now say that Washington lawmakers are doing a poor job.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Bernanke: Low Rates to Go On for 'Extended Period'

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says that with the weak state of the economy, interest rates will remain low for months to come.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Colo. Senator Proposes 'Religious Bill of Rights'

A Colorado state senator is proposing a religious Bill of Rights for students and teachers.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

U.S. Airports to Receive New Full-Body Scanners

The Department of Homeland Security will begin installing the first of 150 full-body scanners in U.S. airports next week.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Winter Storms Continue to Travel Northeast

Another big winter storm is moving up the East Coast, the second blast of winter weather to hit the region in the last two days.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

College Students to Pack Meals for Haiti Relief

More than 2,500 Christian students will take part in Campus Crusade for Christ's "Big Break" outreach in Panama City Beach, Fla. in March.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Syria and Iran: A New Middle East without Zionists

Syrian President Bashar Assad welcomed Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to Damascus.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Md. AG: State Can Recognize Same-Sex Marriages

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler says the state's highest court could recognize same sex marriages performed in other states.

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Whale Kills Trainer at Orlando's SeaWorld

SeaWorld Orlando trainer Dawn Brancheau drowned when a killer whale dragged her underwater.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Film Documents Peanut Inventor's Journey of Faith

As with many African Americans throughout history, faith played a key role in life of the famous inventor George Washington Carver.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Judge: DE School Can Allow Moment of Silence

A federal judge has ruled that the Indian River School Board in Wilmington, Del. can continue to open its meetings with a prayer or moment of silence.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Snowstorms Take Aim at Northeast, South

The northeast and south U.S. are bracing for more severe winter storms.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Newfoundland Premier Defends Surgery Choice

The premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada is defending his decision to come to the U.S. for heart surgery.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Mich. Lawmakers Greeted by Anti-Tax Snowmen

Common Sense in Government is frosty to the idea of a proposed tax hike, so it created a new constituency to protest it.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Federal Agents Raid Philadelphia Abortion Clinic

Federal authorities recently raided an abortion clinic in Philadelphia, Penn. What they found at the Women's Medical Society Clinic has been described as "deplorable and unsanitary."

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Israel Steps Up Push for Sanctions on Iran

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak will meet with senior U.S. government officials during a five-day visit to push for tougher sanctions against Iran.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Army Chief Concerned About Lifting Gay Ban

Army Chief of Staff General George Casey says he is concerned about attempts to repeal the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Facing Pressure, Fed Chief to Address Lawmakers

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke will face tough questioning on Capitol Hill Wednesday on the economy and jobs.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Rising Death Toll in Indonesia Landslide

At least six people have died and more than 60 are believed buried in their homes in a village near Bandung in Indonesia.

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Pentagon Okays Lifting Ban on Women in Submarines

The Pentagon approved the Navy's decision to lift the ban on women serving in submarines.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Warrant Issued for Frmr Lesbian Mom Now Christian

A Vermont judge has ordered the arrest of a former lesbian turned Christian who's been in a long custody battle with her ex-partner.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Tea Party Group Challenges MSNBC Host

After comments suggesting Tea Party rallies are racially divided, a Texas Tea Party group is challenging Keith Olbermann to attend their rally.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Paris Airport Begins Use of Body Scanners

France is now using a full-body security scanner for U.S. bound passengers at Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Senate Approves Bipartisan Jobs Bill

The Senate has approved a $35 billion bill aimed at lowering the growing unemployment in the U.S.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Obama's New HC Plan Keeps Abortion Funding

President Barack Obama released his new healthcare proposal on Monday, which does not include the House bill's restrictions on taxpayer funding for abortion.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Archaeologist: Ancient Wall Confirms Biblical Story

A section of an ancient city wall has been revealed in archeological excavations in Jerusalem and some say the finds confirm a biblical connection.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Pro-Life Billboards Stir Controversy in Georgia

Pro-life billboards in black neighborhoods across Atlanta, Ga. are hitting nerves on both sides of the issue of abortion.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Tests Show 'Mild Heart Attack' for Dick Cheney

Former Vice President Dick Cheney was hospitalized Monday after experiencing chest pains, while former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole is recouperating from pneumonia.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Iraqi Shiite Family Murdered, Beheaded

Eight members of a Shiite family were murdered and beheaded in the village of Wahda, 20 miles south of Baghad.

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Bomb Kills at least Seven in Afghanistan

A remote-controlled bomb detonated in front of a government building in southern Afghanistan killed at least seven civilians and wounded 14.

Monday, February 22, 2010

The Brody File Weekly Show

On this week's edition of The Brody File-- Can Democrats keep control of the House of Representatives in 2010?

Monday, February 22, 2010

More Survivors Found After Portugal Landslides

Nineteen flood victims feared dead have been found alive on Portugal's island nation of Madeira.

Monday, February 22, 2010

NYC Terror Suspect Gets Plea Deal

A plea deal has been reached for the terror suspect accused of plotting to attack New York City on the anniversary of 9/11.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Stakelbeck on Ft. Jackson Investigation

News Terrorism Analyst Erick Stakelbeck is working to uncover more on this case. Click play for his comments on the latest developments.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Leading Oil Traders Predict Looming Oil Crunch

Oil crossed the $80 barrier per barrel on Monday, continuing a rally that began early this month.

Monday, February 22, 2010

PA Forces Discover Kassam Rocket

PA forces turned over a Kassam rocket discovered in an Arab village somewhere in the West Bank.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Petraeus: Surge in Marjah Just the Start

U.S. General David Petraeus says the surge in the city of Marjah is just the start of a long campaign to defeat the Taliban.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Rep. Ron Paul Surprise Winner of CPAC Straw Poll

Republicans wrapped up the Conservative Political Action Conference this weekend with a straw poll, even as they took aim at the Obama administration and its policies.

Monday, February 22, 2010

New Credit Card Reform Laws Now in Effect

Sweeping credit card reform goes into effect Monday, which prevents credit card companies from imposing sudden rate hikes and excessive fees.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Two Charged in Texas Church Fires

Two men have been arrested and charged in connection to a string of fires in Smith County, Texas.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Israel’s Newest Drone Makes Its Debut

The Israel Air Force has introduced its newest UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle).

Monday, February 22, 2010

U.S. Skier Bode Miller Claims 1st Gold Medal

America continues to lead the medal count at the Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, B.C., with the U.S. climbing to 24 medals this weekend.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Americans Rank Israel No. 5 in Favored Nations

Americans ranked Israel fifth among its most favorably viewed nations, according to Gallup poll released on Friday.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Endeavour Makes Rare Night Landing

The Endeavour space shuttle and its six-member crew landed safely late Sunday night.

Monday, February 22, 2010

Airstrike Kills at least 21 Afghan Civilians

At least 21 civilians traveling in a convoy were killed by an airstrike on Sunday.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Police Look Into Possible Aids in Rifqa Bary Case

Ohio police say they are investigating whether laws were broken by anyone helping Rifqa Bary, the Christian convert who fled to Florida in fear of her Muslim parents.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Tea Parties: Is the Media Paying Attention?

Until last year, the term "tea party" was primarily limited to school books and American history lessons.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Latest Developments on Ft. Jackson Investigation

Recent news that the Army is investigating accusations of threats made by Muslim soldiers at Fort Jackson has sparked a wave of questions and even concern.

Friday, February 19, 2010

CPAC Event Start of 2012 Presidential Race?

The Conservative Political Action Conference is underway in Washington, D.C., but some of the big speeches at the event are sounding more like a start to the 2012 presidential race.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Elderly Woman Tries to Defend Store from Robber

Security cameras were rolling as an elderly woman tried to stop a robber at a convenience store in Boston.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Americans Back Home After Jail Time in Haiti

It was a long-awaited homecoming for some of the missionaries arrested in Haiti.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Brenton Brown's 'Adoration' to be Released

Recently, Brown was interviewed by CBN News about how his new album reflects the beauty God can make out of ashes.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Clean Up Continues in Peru after Deadly Floods

Residents in southern Peru are still cleaning up after last month's deadly flash floods and mudslides.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Atheists Group Sues to End Pastor Tax Break

A Wisconsin-based atheist group says it's unfair that churches are allowed to give pastors tax-free housing.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Team USA Wins Gold in Men's Figure Skating

Team U.S.A. has reclaimed the lead in the medal race at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, B.C., surging ahead of Germany with a total of 18 medals six of them gold.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Calif. Church Shooting Suspect Arrested

A 15-year-old boy is being held in connection with the attack at New Gethsemane Church of God in Christ last Sunday.

Friday, February 19, 2010

British Media: Gov't. Knew of Dubai Operation

According to one British newspaper, Israel informed UK officials of a pending operation in Dubai, including the use of falsified passports.

Friday, February 19, 2010

U.S. Marines Dropped into Taliban Strongholds

About two dozen U.S. Marines were dropped from helicopters into Taliban-controlled areas of Marjah before dawn on Friday.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Toyota President to Testify before Congress

Toyota President Akio Toyoda will be in Washington next week to testify about the company's massive recalls in congressional hearings.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Lebanon: Death Penalty for Alleged Conspirators

A Lebanese military court sentenced two men to death for allegedly working with Israeli intelligence.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Evangelist Benny Hinn's Wife Files for Divorce

The wife of evangelist Benny Hinn has filed for divorce in Southern California, citing irreconcilable differences, after more than 30 years of marriage.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

U.N. Nuke Agency: Iran May Be Working on Arms

United Nations officials warned, Thursday, that Iran may be working on a nuclear warhead, despite previous reports that Tehran stopped such activities in 2003.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Pres. Obama Meets with Dalai Lama

President Obama hosted the Dalai Lama at the White House, Thursday.