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Friday, August 06, 2010

Smog over Moscow Worsens as Wildfires Rage

A thick cloud of smoke from the fires smothered the capital city of Moscow again Saturday. The smog has crept into buildings and the subway system.

Friday, August 06, 2010

'The Other Guys,' 'Step Up 3D' Hit Theaters

Hollywood is seeking to entertain the masses with "bromance" and slick dance moves this weekend.

Friday, August 06, 2010

Watch Out for Heat-Related Illnesses

With parts of the country enduring a scorching heat wave that forecasters predict may linger a while, it's important to be aware of heat-related illnesses.

Friday, August 06, 2010

Hiring Rate Weak for 3rd Straight Month

The month of July brought a slow hiring rate for the third straight month, according to the U.S. Labor Department.

Friday, August 06, 2010

Judge: No Reunion for Ohio Convert and Parents

A court in Ohio has ruled against reuniting a run-away Christian convert with her Muslim parents, clearing the way for the teen girl to fight deportation.

Friday, August 06, 2010

Nevada Board Cuts State Employee Benefits

Nevada is slashing benefits for tens of thousands of state employees, retirees and their dependents.

Friday, August 06, 2010

New al-Qaeda Chief Former U.S. Resident

A suspected al-Qaeda operative who lived for more than 15 years in the U.S. has become chief of the terror network's global operations.

Friday, August 06, 2010

Egypt Deploys Security Forces to Border

Egypt beefed up its security forces along the northern Sinai border on Thursday, declaring the area "under extreme emergency."

Friday, August 06, 2010

States Respond in Health Care Overhaul Lawsuit

Twenty states plan Friday to file their response to the government's attempt to dismiss their health care overhaul lawsuit.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Pastor Murdered in Russia's Dagestan Republic

An unidentified gunman killed pastor Artur Suleimanov on the steps of Hosanna Church in July.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Evangelist Benny Hinn Opens Heart to Viewers

Evangelist Benny Hinn opened up to his viewers Thursday, talking about his marriage, mistakes he's made and the recent accusation against him of an affair.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Kagan Confirmed as Next Supreme Court Justice

The Senate has given final confirmation for Elena Kagan to become the 112th Supreme Court justice.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

U.S. Citizens Charged with Supporting Terrorists

Authorities are charging 14 men with providing support to the Somali terrorist group al-Shabab.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

America's Wealthiest Pledge Billions for Charity

Dozens of the country's wealthiest are promising to share their riches as part of a charity effort by billionaires Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

'The Museum' Releases Debut Soft Rock Album

In a recent interview with CBN News, band member Ben Richter shared more about what to expect from the group's new soft rock CD.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Senate Measure to Cut Job Layoffs Advances

Congress is getting ready to send $26 billion to help states and school districts hurting for cash.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Geithner: Healthcare Overhaul Helps Medicare

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said President Obama's new healthcare law is having a positive effect on Medicare.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Heat Bakes 18 States from Texas to New York

Excessive heat warnings or advisories were issued in 18 states Thursday, from the South through the Midwest and into the Great Plains.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Angle: Dems Want to Make Govt. Our God

Tea Party candidate Sharron Angle told a Christian radio network that's why Democrats are expanding entitlement programs.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Superman Saves Family from Foreclosure

A Superman comic book recently saved the day for one struggling family facing foreclosure.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Christian Convert Awaits Immigration Status

Rifqa Bary, the Ohio teen who ran away from her Muslim family after converting to Christianity, faces another court hearing Thursday.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Senate Panel: Reinstate Abortion Funding Overseas

Senate Democrats recently approved a measure that would permanently open the door for abortion funding overseas. 

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Israel Releases Turkish Flotilla Ships

Israel released the three Turkish flotilla ships to return to Ankara on Thursday.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Pacific Institute: The Truth about Obamacare

Pacific Research Institute President Sally Pipes recently spoke with CBN News about the president's new healthcare law and how it will affect the economy.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

Journalists Document Gaza's Prosperity

Recent reports of life in the Gaza Strip reveal that the coastal enclave is definitely not "under siege."

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Solar Storms Create Colorful Light Show

A storm on the sun may mean a colorful light show for people in the northern part of the country.

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Dog Chews Off Toe, Saves Owner's Life

While most people would not be happy to wake up and find their dog had chewed off their toe, one Michigan man said he has nothing but gratitude for his furry friend.

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Congress Demands Answers on Tainted Cereal

Congress is demanding an explanation from the Kellogg Company regarding what led to the recall of millions of cereal boxes that made several people sick.

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Study: Cancer Cells Feast on Fructose

Certain cancer cells actually feed on the common food sweetener, fructose, according to a new study from the University of California Los Angeles.

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Groups Challenge Terror-Related Rule On Attorneys

The father of one al Qaeda's leading recruiters is seeking to challenge the Obama administration's decision to place his son on a federal hit list.

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Iran Media: Ahmadinejad Unhurt in Grenade Attack

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad escaped an assassination attempt on Wednesday, according to a conservative Iranian website.

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Mo. Voters Reject Health Insurance Mandate

Voters in Missouri have rejected a key part of President Barack Obama's healthcare overhaul.

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

BP Completes 'Static Kill' on Capped Well

After completing the static kill of the Gulf oil well overnight, British Petroleum officials announced Wednesday the well appears to be "static condition."

Wednesday, August 04, 2010

Justice Ginsburg: No Plans to Retire

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is looking forward to being one of three women on the high court for the foreseeable future.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Ship Found at Ground Zero Sent Off for Tests

A 200-year-old ship uncovered during excavations at Ground Zero last month has been transported to a lab for evaluation.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Church Destroyed on 9/11 Still in Shambles

While a mosque is one step closer to being built in New York City blocks away from Ground Zero, a church destroyed in the 9/11 attacks has yet to be restored.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Obama Signs Cocaine Sentencing Law

President Obama signed the Fair Sentencing Act into law Tuesday which narrows the sentencing gap between those caught with crack verses powered cocaine.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Upset Employee Kills Himself, Eight Co-Workers

A disgruntled employee opened fire at a Manchester, Conn., warehouse Tuesday, killing eight people and then himself.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

ACLJ Vows to Fight NYC Mosque Decision

The ACLJ filed a lawsuit Wednesday on behalf of a New York City firefighter who survived 9/11, in hopes of stopping a Ground Zero mosque from being built.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Wisconsin Town Hosts 'Transplant Games'

A group of transplant patients in Wisconsin who once battled for their lives, are now battling one another in a friendly competition.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Pilot, Youth Minister Survive Small Pane Crash

A pilot and a youth minister survived a small plane crash off the coast of Cape Cod, Mass., Monday.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Cuban President Scaling Back Economic Role

Cuban President Raul Castro has said his government is going to reduce state control of the Cuban economy.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Justice Bader: U.S. Could Learn from Foreign Laws

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says judges could learn from courts in other countries.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Tropical Storm Colin Not Aimed at Gulf Spill

A new tropical storm has formed far out in the Atlantic Ocean, National Hurricane Center announced Tuesday.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Majority of Senate Favors Kagan for High Court

At least 51 senators have announced they will back Kagan, who's expected to be confirmed by the end of the week.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Turkey on U.N. Probe: 'Israel Has Folded'

Headlines in Turkey proclaimed that Israel had "waved a white flag" and "folded" to international pressure.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Deadly Clashes Heat Up on Lebanese-Israeli Border

Lt. Col. Dov Harari, 45, was killed in Tuesday's border clashes with the Lebanese army.

Monday, August 02, 2010

The Brody File Show

This week on The Brody File, CBN News heads to Las Vegas, Nev., for a one-on-one interview with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Jewish Group Opposes Ground Zero Mosque

A prominent Jewish group is speaking out against plans to build a mosque two blocks from Ground Zero.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Pakistan Residents Fear Cholera Outbreak

The spread of deadly disease is now the major concern in Pakistan after the country is seeing it's worst flooding on record.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Obama: U.S. Troops Will Leave Iraq as Promised

President Barack Obama said Monday that he plans to keep his promise to end the U.S. war in Iraq by month's end.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Doctors Find Maggot in Teen's Eye

One Arkansas teenager shocked doctors and got national attention when a maggot was found feeding on his eyeball.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Company Adds GPS Devices to Brazil Detergent

Starting next week, Unilever will add a tracking device to 50 of its two-pound boxes of Omo laundry detergent for promotional purposes.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Ariz. Gov. Considers 'Tweaking' Immigration Law

Arizona's governor said a judge's recent decision to strike down parts of the state's new immigration law highlighted flaws in the measure "that can possibly be fixed."

Monday, August 02, 2010

China Tops Japan as World's 2nd Largest Economy

China is set to overtake Japan as the second-largest economy in the world.

Monday, August 02, 2010

World's Leading Investors Fear Deflation

Some of the world's leading investors are becoming more worried about the possibility of deflation, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Monday, August 02, 2010

UAE, Saudi Arabia Block Blackberry Usage

The UAE calls the BlackBerry, a 'security threat,' because data can be transmitted without being monitored for illegal activity.

Monday, August 02, 2010

New CBN TV Series Targets Indonesian Teens

"One Cubed.TV" will begin airing in the Muslim nation on Saturday, August 7.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Iran Authorities Arrest 15 Christian Converts

Iranian authorities have arrested 15 Christian converts and subjected them to harsh and inhumane interrogations.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Iran Says Three Americans Should Stand Trial

The attorney for three Americans imprisoned in Iran said they will either be released or put on trial this week.

Monday, August 02, 2010

July Deadliest Month for U.S. in Afghanistan

In another tragic milestone in the Afghanistan War, U.S. officials confirmed July was the deadliest month for U.S. troops in the nine-year-long conflict.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Hamas Blames Israel for Explosion

Hamas blamed Israel for an explosion in the home of senior commander Ala Adnaf that caused the building to collapse.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Terror Cell Targets Eilat, Aqaba, Killing Jordanian

The IDF suspects a terror cell in the Egyptian Sinai fired the Katyusha rockets that hit Eilat and Aqaba early Monday morning.

Monday, August 02, 2010

Mullen: U.S. Has Iran Strike Plan, just in case

The U.S. military has a plan to attack Iran, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said Sunday, prompting a quick response.

Sunday, August 01, 2010

Dr. Campo Takes Top Post at Regent University

Dr. Carlos Campo assumed the top leadership post at Regent University Sunday, becoming eighth president to lead the school and the first Hispanic president of a private Christian college in Virginia.

Saturday, July 31, 2010

Focus on the Family Lays Off More Workers

More than a dozen managers and two senior executives were among 110 workers at Focus on the Family laid off his week.

Saturday, July 31, 2010

Pakistan Flood Recedes, Disease Threat Remains

Flood waters have started to recede in Pakistan after the worst flooding in country's history.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Newt Gingrich Already Campaigning for Presidency?

Gingrich recently delivered a speech on national security to about 200 people at the American Enterprise Institute..

Friday, July 30, 2010

Disturbing Army Reports: A Need for Prayer?

A disturbing report coming from the U.S. Army reveals a record number of suicides linked to an increase in risky behaviors like drug abuse, drunk driving, and crime.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Obama Hails Auto Industry Bailout a Success

President Obama says automakers are 'proving the naysayers wrong' after making good use of the controversial government bailout he says allowed them to turn around.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Armed Robber Repents after Fla. Clerk's Sermon

A Christian employee at a mobile phone shop in Palm Beach, Fla. said her faith forced an armed robber to leave the store empty-handed.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Deadly Gas Explosion Rocks Los Angeles

A natural gas explosion in Los Angeles rocked a two story building Friday, throwing people into the street and killing at least one person. One other person in critical condition.

Friday, July 30, 2010

N.M. Governor Considers Pardoning Billy the Kid

The governor of New Mexico could be about to get involved in one of the most classic of Old West storylines in American history.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Senator: Pentagon Will Prepare Chaplains for Gays

One Michigan senator said she has little doubt the Pentagon will prepare military chaplains to minister to gays in the armed forces.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Recession Was Deeper Than Gov't Had Expected

The economy slowed down in the second quarter of this year, growing at a 2.4 percent annual rate, according to the Commerce Department.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Ohio Teacher Settles Arm-Branding Case

An Ohio middle school teacher accused of branding students with an image of a cross has settled with one of the families.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Soldiers' Coffins Arrive in Israel

The coffins carrying the remains of six Israeli Air Force soldiers arrived at Tel Nof Air Force Base on Friday morning.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Palestinian Missile Targets Ashkelon

Ashkelon residents ran for shelter Friday morning as the Color Red air raid siren warned of an incoming missile attack.

Friday, July 30, 2010

Calif. Crews Battle Three Wildfires, Evacs Continue

Firefighters continue to battle three fires in the Los Angeles area -- two within 60 miles of each other.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Arlington Grave Mix Up May Be More Widespread

The mix up over tombstone labeling at Arlington National Cemetery could be much worse than originally reported.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Family Continues Daughter's Mission to Haiti Orphans

A family in Washington state is following the journey of a loved one who died helping to serve orphans in Haiti.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Killer Grizzly Bear Captured in Montana

Wildlife crews in Montana have captured a 400-pound grizzly bear that went on a rampage through a campground near Yellowstone National Park.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Sherrod to Sue Blogger Over Racist Allegations

Former U.S. Department of Agriculture employee Shirley Sherrod plans to sue blogger Andrew Breitbart for igniting a controversy that made her look like a racist.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Republicans: No Deal on Rangel's Ethics Charges

Lawyers for House Democrat Charles Rangel say a deal has been reached over a series of ethics charges against him, yet panel members say it might be too late.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Israeli Group Stresses U.S. Midterm Election Votes

An Israeli group is urging American immigrants there not to pass up voting in the key midterm elections this November in the U.S.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Obama: Education Key to Economic Growth

President Barack Obama said Thursday that America's economic success is tied to the success of our nation's schools.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Evangelist Benny Hinn Asks for $2M in Donations

The Texas-based minister said his ministry has accumulated a deficit in the last few months because there hasn't been the usual amount of offerings at his international speaking engagements.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Crash Victims Bodies to be Flown Home

The bodies the six Israeli Air Force soldiers killed in a helicopter crash Monday in Romania will be flown home on Thursday.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

EPA: 1M Gallons of Oil may be in Mich. River

Gov. Jennifer Granholm said it will be a "tragedy of historic proportions" if the oil reaches Lake Michigan.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Groups: Day of Prayer Defense 'Inadequate'

A coalition of pro-family groups has called the Obama administration's defense of the National Day of Prayer inadequate.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Students Punished for Opposing Homosexuality

Christian students at two different universities are being punished for disagreeing with their schools' policies on homosexuality.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Karzai: Release of War Docs Endangers Afghans

President Karzai said the intelligence records contain the names of Afghans who have cooperated with NATO-led forces, providing information about the Taliban.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Cargo Plane Crashes in Alaska, 4 on Board

A Boeing C-17 cargo plane with four people on board crashed and burned at Elmendorf Air Force Base near downtown Anchorage.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Calif.'s Mojave Wildfire Partially Contained

Hundreds of California firefighters who are battling a raging wildfire near the Mojave Desert got a helping hand from nature on Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Court Upholds 'In God We Trust' Phrase on Money

A federal appeals court has ruled against a lawsuit to remove "In God We Trust" from U.S. currency, dismissing claims that the phrase was unconstitutional.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Condi and the Queen: Franklin, Rice Perform for Charity

Aretha Franklin and Condoleezza Rice may sit on different sides of the political table, but they know how to harmonize on the musical spectrum.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

'Expelled' Professor Stands for Scientific Integrity

The 2008 film "Expelled" stirred controversy by exposing the scientific community's prejudice against those who question the theory of evolution.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

FBI Denies Racial Targeting Against Muslims

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is denying allegations of targeting innocent Muslims through a counter-terrorism program.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Israel Denies Claims Jordan River is Polluted

Israel is rejecting charges that part of the Jordan River is polluted and unsafe for baptisms.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Columnist Dissects White House Econ Policies

The Congressional Budget Office is warning that the government's rapidly growing debt is the largest since World War II.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Pakistan Plane Crash Kills All On Board

A passenger jet crashed in Pakistan early Wednesday morning, killing all 152 people aboard in the worst plane crash in the country's history.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

U.S. Home Ownership Falls to Lowest in Decade

Home foreclosures have soared across the country, causing ownership to hit the lowest levels in a decade.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

'Fat Tax' Would Cover Germany's HC Costs

Germans who are overweight could end up paying more for their health insurance.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

House Approves Afghan War Spending Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives has approved legislation to fund the build-up of U.S. military forces in Afghanistan.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Environment Friendly Chevy Volt Priced at $41K

Driving a vehicle that does not use gasoline to help the environment isn't going to be cheap - at least at first.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Italian Legislators to EU: Add IHH to Terror List

A group of Italian legislators want the European Union to add Turkey's IHH to its list of terrorist groups.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Neb. City Suspends Immigration Law, Goes to Court

The Fremont, Nebraska City Council has voted to suspend a ban on hiring or renting property to illegal immigrants.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

WikiLeaks: We Don't Know Source of Leak

The editor-in-chief of WikiLeaks said Tuesday he did not know who sent his organization some 92,000 classified U.S. files on the war in Afghanistan.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Netanyahu Meets with Jordan's King Abdullah

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu described his unannounced meeting with King Abdullah in Amman on Tuesday as 'very good.'

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

U.S., S. Korea Conduct High Profile Drills

The U.S. and South Korea are conducting high profile naval exercises near the South Korean coast on the 57th anniversary of the armistice that ended the Korean War.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

China Faces Worst Flooding in Decade

A frantic search is underway for flood victims in southern China after rising waters have left hundreds of people trapped.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Obama, Congress Set Year-End Priorities

President Obama welcomed congressional leaders from both parties to the White House Tuesday to discuss legislative priorities for the rest of the year.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Signs of Chelsea Clinton Nuptials Appear in N.Y.

According to the Hudson Valley News, tents reported to have cost $600,000 have been put up at Astor Courts in Rhinebeck, N.Y.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Florida Artist Creates Art from Gulf Oil

Tom Saunders takes photographs of a single drop of oil. Then, in what is a mix of art and science, he creates what he calls "disaster art."

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Crash Victims' Misidentification in Dispute

The father of one of two young women misidentified after being involved in a fatal car crash last week, has blamed miscommunication for the mix-up.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

UK Hospital Trust Proposes Bible Ban

The Scriptures may not be a source of comfort anymore at one British hospital.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Oil Near $82 after Surging to 3-month High

Oil prices are on the rise again.  On Tuesday, the price per barrel neared $82 after surging stock markets and a weak dollar helped boost crude to a three-month high.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Frmr CIA Chief: Strike Against Iran Likely

Michael Hayden, the CIA's top spy under President Bush from 2006 to 2009, told CNN military action may soon be the only option.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Missionary's Flying Car Travels to Wis. Air Show

The missionary inventor who designed a flying car to help spread the Gospel throughout the world will showcase his invention at one of the biggest aviation shows in the world this weekend.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Neb. Town May Halt Immigration Law to Save Money

It has been estimated implementing the ordinance would cost the city around $1 million per year in legal fees, employee overtime and improved computer software.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Outrage Over Salaries of Calif. City Council Remains

A salary scandal sparked an explosive City Council meeting in the tiny town of Bell, Calif. Monday night.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Watch Stakelbeck on Terror

On this week's edition of Stakelbeck on Terror, we dip into the archives to highlight some of our greatest hits from the past few months.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Immigration Skirmishes Brew in Calif., S.C.

The government is rapidly expanding a program to identify illegal immigrants using fingerprints from arrests - and it has several immigration groups up in arms.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Couple Gives Billboard-Sized Thanks to Hospital

Kansas residents R.J. and Jackie Mejia used a billboard to express their gratitude to the doctors and nurses who saved their baby girl.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Americans with Disabilities Mark Milestone Anniversary

Twenty years ago today President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act into law.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Khmer Rouge Jailor Sentenced to 19 Years

Some Cambodians are upset over the sentence given to the former chief jailer of the nation's notorious Khmer Rouge regime that killed nearly 2 million people.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Boy Scouts of America Celebrates 100 Years

Thousands of scouts from across the country took part in a parade in Washington, D.C., the largest Boy Scout parade in nearly 70 years.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Gospel Singer Doug Oldham Remembered

Family and friends of gospel singer Doug Oldham remembered his amazing talent Monday at his funeral held at the Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg, Va.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Evangelists Hinn, White Deny Affair Allegations

Television evangelists Benny Hinn and Paula White both issued statements denying that there is anything inappropriate about their relationship.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Soldier Witnesses Daughter's Birth by Skype

Thanks to Skype a military couple was able to witness the birth of their child together.

Monday, July 26, 2010

China Bank Official: Flexible Yuan Fights Inflation

A high-ranking Chinese bank official on Monday raised the idea of moving away from the U.S. dollar as the benchmark for his country's foreign exchange rate.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Israel, U.S. to Develop New Missile System

Israel and the U.S. signed an agreement on Sunday to develop the Arrow 3 missile defense system.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Britain's Socialized Health Care System Changing?

The British government has proposed a plan in hopes of cutting costs. The plan will shift its health system from a centralized bureaucracy to doctors at the local level.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Arab MK Warns of Third Intifada

Israeli Arab member of Knesset Haneen Zoabi warned that Israel could be in for a third intifada - armed Palestinian uprising.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Christian Financial Advisor: You Can Build Wealth

Christian financial advisor Rodney Ballance discusses investment strategies you can do.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Storms Bring Relief, Power Outages to Eastern U.S

Following days of oppressive heat, a strong cold front came through the region to trigger the storms.

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Heavy Rains Rupture Iowa Dam

Hundreds of Iowans fled from their homes and vacation cabins after two days of heavy rains caused the Lake Delhi dam to rupture on Saturday.

Sunday, July 25, 2010

Four Drowned in Lake Michigan Plane Crash

The U.S. Coast Guard called off a recovery mission on Saturday for four victims of a small plane that crashed into Lake Michigan.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Military: Mental Illness Discharges Increasing

More U.S. soldiers are being forced out of the military because of mental health disorders.

Friday, July 23, 2010

CDC: Most Teens Choose to Abstain

The most common reason the teenagers gave for abstaining was that the practice goes against their religion or morals.

Friday, July 23, 2010

WEB EXTRA: An Outpouring of Love

Pastor Wiley shares how what he's doing to help the poor in his community is just a reflection of what God's prompting the body of Christ to do around the globe.

Friday, July 23, 2010

WEB EXTRA: Tour the River of Refuge Dream Center

Pastor Wiley gave CBN News a tour of the abandoned hospital and how he envisions it as a center to house the hidden homeless.

Friday, July 23, 2010

WEB EXTRA: Interview with a River Church Member

Watch the CBN News interview with a River church member about how the River Christian Fellowship Church is helping the hidden homeless.

Friday, July 23, 2010

New in Theaters: 'Ramona and Beezus,' 'Salt'

Hollywood aims to strike a family friendly chord at theaters this weekend with the release of 20th Century Fox's "Ramona and the Beezus."

Friday, July 23, 2010

Argentine Officials Refuse to Marry Homosexuals

State officials in Argentina are refusing to comply with the country's new gay marriage law.

Friday, July 23, 2010

WEB EXTRA: Interview with Pastor John Wiley

Watch CBN News entire interview with Pastor Wiley of River Fellowship Church in Kansas City, Mo.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Ex-Lawmaker Abandoned Car on Capitol Hill

The parking spaces below the U.S. Capitol building are some of the most coveted on earth - which makes it particularly irritating that a former congresswoman has been allowing her car sit there abandoned.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Walmart Turns to 'Smart Tags' to Track Inventory

Some privacy advocates have concerns. Even though the tags can be removed from clothing, they can't be turned off.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Charity Group Helps Feed the Hungry in Niger

CBN's Operation Blessing International is helping to build food banks and seed centers to help feed the hungry.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Court Fines NZ School for Firing Gay Sports Coach

A Christian school in New Zealand that fired a coach because he was gay, has been ordered by a court to pay up and apologize.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Former Muslim Explains Roots of NYC Mosque Name

Former Muslim Walid Shoebat talks to CBN News about Muslim history and how the name "Cordoba" is recognized by Islamists around the world.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Obama Signs Bill to Curtail Wasteful Gov't Spending

President Obama signed a new bill into law on Thursday that's supposed to cut down on wasteful government spending.

Friday, July 23, 2010

U.S., N. Korea Tensions High at Asian Conference

North Korea's recent attacks on a South Korean warship has tensions between the United States and the rogue state spiking.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Rangel Denies Charges, Welcomes Ethics Trial

Rep. Charlie Rangel, D-N.Y., said he's ready to fight the series of ethical allegations against him.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Reports Show Economic Recovery Slow Going

Troubles in the housing market and rising unemployment claims continue to stunt economic recovery.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Desmond Tutu to Retire from Public Life

Former Anglican archbishop Desmond Tutu of South Africa said he will retire from public life when he turns 79 in October of this year.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Pastor Rick Warren's Eyes Burned in Accident

Warren is at home recovering from an accident in which his eyes were burned with the sap of a firestick plant earlier this week.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Music Artist Jason Upton Releases 'Family Music'

Jason Upton is a Christian music artist who leads worship in churches, large and small, all over the world.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Obama Tells Sherrod He 'Regrets' Firing Ordeal

President Barack Obama has personally expressed regret to Shirley Sherrod after she was fired from the U.S. Department of Agriculture over misunderstood remarks.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Knesset Bans Liquor Sales by Stores after 11:00 P.M.

The Knesset passed a law banning convenience stores from selling alcholic beverages between 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

GOP Lawmaker: WH Illegally Funding Kenya Abortion

A GOP congressman has accused the Obama administration of spending U.S. tax dollars on an initiative that would make abortion legal in Kenya.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Twin Astronauts Will Fly Last Shuttle Mission

Twin brothers who used to be rivals and are now astronauts will head into space next year to make history.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

House Vote Will Extend Jobless Benefits

The bill provides funding for 2.5 million jobless Americans whose unemployment benefits have been exhausted after six months.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Int'l Monetary Fund Cancels Haiti's $268 Million Debt

The IMF will also lend the earthquake devastated country $60 million to help it rebuild.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Wichita City Council Keeps Prayer at Meetings

The Wichita City Council said it will continue to open its meetings with a prayer despite a protest from a secular group.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Israeli Forces Thwart Attack on Jewish Town

IDF troops prevented a group of Arab infiltrators from entering the community of Barkan in southern Samaria.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Bernanke: Economic Outlook 'Unusually Uncertain'

The Federal Reserve is ready to take new actions to keep the economic recovery alive.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Financial Overhaul Signed into Law

Two years after the financial meltdown that led to the recession, President Obama signed reforms into law he says will protect consumers.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Examining Obama's Lowest Approval Rating

A new Gallup poll shows President Obama's job approval rating is at its lowest level yet.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Lesbian Teen Awarded $35K Over Canceled Prom

A Mississippi school district that cancelled its prom rather than allow a lesbian student to attend has agreed to pay $35,000 in damages to the recent high-school graduate.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

U.S. Announces New Sanctions Against North Korea

The Obama administration moved Wednesday to push new sanctions against North Korea over its nuclear weapons program.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Speed Cameras Go Dark in Arizona

For the first time in two years, Arizona's freeways will not be surveyed by photo radar cameras.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Fish Eaters Could Have Lower Risk of Eye Disease

Some older adults could lower their chances for vision loss by eating fish at least once a week.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Study: Meat Eaters Could Pack on More Pounds

The more meat you eat, the more weight you will gain over time, according to a new study by British researchers of the Imperial College in London.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

WH Mortgage Aid Program Still Losing Homeowners

More people have dropped out of President Obama's mortgage aid program, with July being the second straight month of plunging enrollment.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Website Lets You Vote to Cut Gov't Programs

Now you can cast your vote on what government programs you think should be cut from the budget. 

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Handel Wins GOP Runoff for Ga. Governor

Former Georgia Secretary of State Karen Handel came from behind to finish first in Tuesday's primary race for state governor.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Minister: Mubarak in Good Health

Egypt's Information Minister said reports of Mubarak suffering from terminal cancer are nothing more than rumor.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Kagan's Confirmation Cleared for Full Senate Vote

Solicitor General Elena Kagan is one step closer to becoming the fourth female justice on the Supreme Court.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Horse Therapy Helps Autistic Kids

What started out as therapy for one young autistic girl in Texas has blossomed into a program that is helping many other kids like her.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

USDA Worker Resigns Over Racism Charge

Accusations of racism have cost federal employee Shirley Sherrod her job at the U.S. Agriculture Department.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Calif. Teen Trades Online for a Porsche

California teenager Steven Ortiz has found what many people would call success by bartering on Craigslist, the online trading and shopping website.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

White House Pays Homage to Broadway

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama were regaled Monday night with a series of show tunes from the stars of the Broadway musical, "The Great White Way."

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

'Final Exit' Billboards Promote 'Right to Die'

Several controversial euthanasia billboards have begun appearing on some coastal roadsides in New Jersey and in San Francisco.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Israelis Observe Tisha B'Av

Thousands of Israelis flocked to the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City Tuesday evening at the beginning of Tisha B'Av.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

At Amazon, E-books Outsell Hardbacks

A recent sales report from Amazon.com indicates hard bound books may be becoming a thing of the past.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

British PM, Obama Critical of Lockerbie Bomber Release

President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron pushed aside calls for an investigation into a link between BP and last year's Lockerbie bomber release.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Former Muslims Post Billboard Against Tenn. Mosque

A group of former Muslims have stepped into the battle over the proposed mega mosque in Murfreesboro, Tenn.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Christian Brothers Murdered in Pakistan

The murders occurred as the men were leaving a court in Faisalabad, where they were on trial for blasphemy against Islam.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Students Told to Stop Praying Outside Supreme Court

Students from a Christian school in Arizona say police stopped them from praying outside the U.S. Supreme Court building.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Judge Extends Order Blocking Okla. Abortion Law

An Oklahoma judge granted an injunction on Monday stopping the enforcement of a state law mandating pregnant women be shown ultrasound images of their unborn babies.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Egypt's Mubarak Holds Meeting Despite Illness

Though Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak may have terminal cancer, he is continuing with his responsibilities for now.

Monday, July 19, 2010

The Brody File Show from CBN News

On this week's edition of The Brody File, CBN News goes one-on-one with GOP Senate nominee Sharron Angle at her home in Reno, Nev.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Robotic Legs Help the Paralyzed Walk

New Zealand scientists have developed a way for wheelchair users to walk again through the use of robotics.

Monday, July 19, 2010

U.S. Issues Pakistan Aid to Improve War Relations

The U.S. has announced a wave of new aid projects for Pakistan in an effort to overcome concern among leaders of the Afghan war and encourage security reform.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Cocoa Bean Purchase Pushes Price to Record High

The price of chocolate is on the rise after a large British hedge fund purchased a massive amount of the world's cocoa beans.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Obama Criticizes GOP Over Jobless Benefits

The president had harsh words for the GOP Monday, saying it's wrong for them to deny benefits to those out of work while calling for tax cuts for the wealthy.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Report: Gov't Mishandled GM, Chrysler Bailout

The report says the government did not show why closing dealerships was the right thing to do and may have hurt businesses and the economy.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Facebook Sets Record with 500 Million Users

The social networking site is about to hit a record 500 million users, making it the largest information network on the Internet.

Monday, July 19, 2010

CBN's WorldReach Targets Largest Group in India

Millions of people are hearing about the Gospel of Christ through a daily TV program in the country of India.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Shin Bet Nabs Hamas Terror Cell

The Shin Bet lifted a gag order on Monday to announce the arrest of Hamas members who murdered an Israeli policeman in June.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Boykin: NYC Mosque Will Increase Terror Recruitment

The plan to build a mosque near New York City's Ground Zero has drawn criticism from an esteemed U.S. military veteran who has battled radical Islam firsthand.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Report Shows U.S. Intel Has Ballooned Since 9/11

"Top Secret America," a report released by The Washington Post, has revealed there are now 1,200 governement agencies as well as 1,900 private companies collecting information.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Pro-Lifers Win a Round Against Health Law

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced health insurance pools can not cover abortions.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Train Collision in India Kills Dozens

Two passenger cars and one luggage car were destroyed by what appears to be the result of human error.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Army Suicide June Rate More than One a Day

The Army has reported a record number of suicides in June at a rate of more than the month's number of days.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Why Believers Must Defend Their Faith

Each year, there are countless cases around the nation challenging believers and their constitutional rights.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Apple Gives Away Free Cases for iPhone 4

Apple, Inc. Chief Executive Officer Steve Jobs is giving away free protective cases to owners of the new iPhone 4.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Group Helps Dreams Come True for Military Brides

Bridal salons are making dreams come true for future military spouses, by supporting "Brides Across America."

Friday, July 16, 2010

Prayer Day for the Gulf Puts Focus on God

Damage has already been done for many Gulf Coast cities and residents and because of that, churches across the country will gather to pray Sunday, July 18.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Sci-Fi Rules: Inception, ‘Sorcerer’ Hit Theaters

This weekend, it's all about mind over matter as psychics and sorcerers get ready to vie for box office gold in the latest batch of Hollywood films.

Friday, July 16, 2010

New York to Adopt No-Fault Divorce Bill

New York Gov. David Paterson is preparing to sign a no-fault divorce bill that would make the Empire State the last in the union to adopt the controversial policy.

Friday, July 16, 2010

FDA Panel Rejects Weight Loss Pill

Health experts said the drug can help people lose weight, but they warned that the drug's side effects outweigh those benefits.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Goldman Pays $550M to Settle Fraud Charges

Wall Street giant Goldman Sachs & Co. has agreed to pay $550 million to settle civil fraud charges.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Ancient Ship Found at NYC's Ground Zero

An ancient ship was found at the NYC's Ground Zero site as workers were excavating a new parking lot.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Minor Earthquake Rattles the D.C. Area

The quake, which struck at 5:04 a.m. EDT on Friday, shook homes and rattled windows.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Iranian Scientist Returns Home

Nuclear scientist Shahram Amiri got a heroes welcome in Tehran, Iran, after claims he was captured by the U.S.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Traditional Marriage Suffers Setback in D.C.

The D.C. Court of Appeals has ruled against letting voters have a say on gay marriage in the nation's capital.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Black Conservatives: Tea Party Not Racist

RNC Chairman Michael Steele said in a statement on Wednesday the NAACP's allegations "are not only destructive, they are not true."

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Haiti Victims Still Rely on Charities for Basic Needs

The people of Haiti rely on help from outside charity agencies for the most basic needs, including food and clean water.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Argentine Senate Legalizes Gay Marriage

In addition to marriage, the measure also grants adoption rights to same-sex couples.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Will Elective Abortion Be Covered Under HC Law?

Pro-life groups are concerned that the president's healthcare law will allow elective abortion as a covered benefit.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Judge Blocks Neb. Abortion Screening Law

A federal judge has granted Planned Parenthood's request to temporarily block a Nebraska abortion law, saying the measure would make it harder women to get the procedure.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

BP Successfully Stops Oil with Temporary Fix

BP has begun critical testing on its ruptured well in hopes that it will lead to stopping the gusher.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Nine States Support Arizona's Immigration Law

Nine states have officially backed Arizona's new immigration law.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Homes Lost to Foreclosure on Track for 1M in 2010

More than 1 million American households are likely to lose their homes to foreclosure this year.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

BP Involved in Lockerbie Bomber Release?

Four U.S. senators say evidence suggests BP could financial benefit from last year's release of the Lockerbie bomber and want the oil company to be investigated.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Trans Fats Ban Hits California State Fair

Food police in California are taking their crusade to a place where fried foods reign: the state fair.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Kindergarten Sex Ed? What Kids Could Learn

A school district in Montana is proposing new graphic sex education curriculum for students as young as five years old.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Bristol Palin, Levi Johnston Getting Married

After almost two years of acrimony, Bristol Palin and Levi Johnston said they've worked things out and now want to get married.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Engagement Ring Recovered from Minn. Lake

A Minneapolis teacher was distraught when she dropped her $7,000 engagement ring off the edge of a boat - until a treasure hunter came to the rescue.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Deadly Typhoon Strikes Philippine Islands

The first typhoon of the year to strike the Philippines has caused widespread damage in the capital city of Manila and has left at least 22 people dead.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Study: Obese Men Face Higher Death Risk

Researchers concluded that men who are obese by age 20 die an average of eight years earlier than those who aren't.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Testing Begins on New Oil Leak Cap

BP has finally started tests on a new cap designed to temporarily fix its leaking oil well in the Gulf of Mexico.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

NYC Mosque Opponents Fight for 'Sacred' Ground

Families of 9/11 victims and other opponents met to convince NYC officials to uphold the sanctity of a site near Ground Zero that could eventually be a mosque.

 

 

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Houston Salvation Army Kettles Already Out

Houston is experiencing the sounds and sights of Christmas in July due to the Salvation Army's response to the tough economic times that have plagued many of the city's residents.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Prof. Removed for Stance on Gays Can Return

An Illinois college professor removed for voicing his agreement with the Catholic Church's teaching on homosexuality has been offered his teaching position back.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

French Parliament Approves Burqa Ban

A ban on wearing Muslim burqas is one step closer to becoming law in France.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Diabetes Drug Could Be Pulled from Shelves

Makers of the diabetes drug Avandia are under fire for failing to notify the Food and Drug Administration of its possible harmful side effects.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Woman Gets New Kidney from Facebook Post

Sarah Taylor had been on a transplant waiting list for the past year so she decided to post her need on Facebook.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Indecency Rules Redefined for Television

A federal appeals court has struck down a 2004 Federal Communications Commission policy, redefining indecency rules for broadcast television.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Alleged 'Barefoot Bandit' Faces Bahamas Judge

The 19-year-old American, whose real name is Colton Harris-Moore, is facing charges for a two-year crime spree that turned him into a kind of folk hero.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Israel Cites Faults in Flotilla Raid Planning

Israel has released its official report on its flotilla raid that occurred in May.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner Dies at 80

George Steinbrenner, who rebuilt the New York Yankees into a sports empire with a mix of bluster and big bucks that polarized fans all across America, died Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Missing Iranian Scientist Surfaces in Washington

A missing Iranian scientist has turned up alive in Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Church of England Votes to Allow Women Bishops

On Monday, the church's national governing body, the General Synod, voted to pave the way to allow women to become bishops with full authority.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Clinton to Turkey: Don't Sever Ties with Israel

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton urged Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davotuglu on Monday not to cut ties with Israel.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Stakelbeck on Terror - New Show from CBN News

CBN News sits down with Nadim Gemayel, a Christian member of Lebanon's parliament who says Hezbollah has hijacked his country and he aims to take it back.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Five Dead in NM Workplace Shooting

A workplace shooting in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has left five people dead and four others wounded.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Gingrich Considers Presidential Run

Former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich said he is considering a run for president in 2012.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Haiti Still Struggling, More Aid Coming

Former President Bill Clinton has announced $1 million in new grants to promote job growth in Haiti and help the country rebuild.

Monday, July 12, 2010

'Barefoot Bandit' Nabbed in the Bahamas

Colton Harris-Moore was apprehended just off Eleuthera Island after a high-speed boat chase, Bahamian authorities said Sunday.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Soccer Coach Helps Haiti's Tent Kids

Soccer coach Ricardo Pierre-Louis has teamed up with One Hope Ministry to host soccer clinics for the kids living in Haiti's tent cities.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Gospel Music Legend Walter Hawkins Dead at 61

Grammy Award-winning Gospel singer and composer Walter Hawkins passed away at his California home Sunday after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Governors Concerned Over Ariz. Immigration Law

Democratic governors are worried about the Obama administration's lawsuit against Arizona's immigration law.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Debt Commission Leaders Warn of Fiscal 'Cancer'

On Sunday, the leaders of President Barack Obama's national debt commission painted a gloomy picture of the problem.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Terror Euphemisms: Helping or Hurting the Enemy?

Terms like "Islamic radicalism" and "Islamic extremist" are no longer being used by the Obama administration, leaving many counter-terrorism experts concerned.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Israeli Navy Readies for Libyan Ship

Israeli naval forces were put on high alert Sunday as the Libyan-sponsored cargo ship set sail from Greece for the Gaza Strip.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Public Busses to Service Arab Villages

The Transportation Ministry announced on Sunday that new public bus routes will soon be servicing Arab, Druze and Bedouin villages.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Spain Celebrates First World Cup Title

A worldwide television audience was watching when Spain won their first ever World Cup soccer title on Sunday in a match against the Netherlands.

Monday, July 12, 2010

Missionaries, U.S. Citizen Victims in Uganda Attacks

Terror bombings in Uganda have killed 74 people watching the World Cup finals.  One American was among them as well as several missionaries who were wounded.

Sunday, July 11, 2010

Rev. Schuller Not Retiring from Crystal Cathedral

The 83-year-old Schuller told his congregation that Sheila Schuller Coleman will become sole lead pastor, as he becomes head of the church's board of directors.

Sunday, July 11, 2010

British Petroleum Reports Progress on Oil Cap

Eighty-four days into the oil spill, British Petroleum is once again trying to replace the cap and contain the leak in the Gulf of Mexico once and for all.

Friday, July 09, 2010

Army Officer Thankful Family Survives House Fire

No matter how difficult times may be, one military man has still found things to be thankful for.

Friday, July 09, 2010

Rains Force Evacuations along the Rio Grande

The Rio Grande River is still rising along the U.S.-Mexico border and forcing evacuations on both sides of the country.

Friday, July 09, 2010

No Land for Conservative Breakaway Church

Christ Church left the Episcopal denomination in 2007 over concerns that leaders were allowing the ordination of gay clergy.

Friday, July 09, 2010

Justice Department Showing Racial Bias?

A scene from the 2008 presidential election has some accusing the Justice Department of racism.

Friday, July 09, 2010

Box Office: Can 'Despicable Me' Eclipse 'Twilight'?

A week after its July 4 weekend debut, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse has a new crop of challengers at the box office.

Friday, July 09, 2010

'Blind Side' Couple Share 'In a Heartbeat'

Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy say any one person you walk past could be the one to change your life. So every once in awhile, you need to stop and turn around.

Friday, July 09, 2010

Court Reinstates Planned Parenthood Fraud Suit

A court in California has re-instated a fraud case against Planned Parenthood alleging the clinic overbilled the government for birth control costs.

Friday, July 09, 2010

Charity Aid Group Educates Indonesian Children

CBN's Operation Blessing International is helping poor Indonesian children learn how technology can help their health.

Friday, July 09, 2010

Christian Prisoner in N. Korea Attempts Suicide

An American Christian serving an eight-year prison sentence in North Korea tried to kill himself, North Korea's official news agency reported Friday.

Friday, July 09, 2010

U.S., Russia Swap Spies in Vienna

Ten Russian spies were on their way to Moscow early Friday to be exchanged for four Russian nationals accused of spying for the U.S.

Friday, July 09, 2010

Libya Sending the Next Israel 'Blockade Buster'

A Libyan ship will set sail on Friday on a "humanitarian" mission to break Israel's naval blockade of the Gaza Strip.

Friday, July 09, 2010

Presbyterian USA Close to Allowing Gay Clergy

Leaders of the Presbyterian USA Church voted Thursday to allow non-celibate gays in committed relationships to serve as clergy.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

Health Care Law More Burden to Medicaid?

The first stage of President Obama's health care overhaul is set to cover about one million uninsured Americans by 2011.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

Largest Stash of Gold Coins Found in UK

An amateur treasure hunter has stumbled across the largest hoard of gold coins ever found in the United Kingdom.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

German Artist Shares Inspiration for Worship Album

After singing with secular artists like Beyonce and Justin Timberlake, German artist Déborah Rosenkranz is now working on a new worship album.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

Indonesia Islamists Open Front against Christians

Christians have been targeted by extremist Muslim leaders in Indonesia after rumors spread that believers were conducting a mass baptism.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

World Economy's Expected Growth?

The International Monetary Fund expects the world economy to grow strongly in the second half of this year, which could be good for stocks worldwide.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

Three Arrested in Norway Al Qaeda Bomb Plot

Authorities in Norway say they believe the men were planning attacks with portable peroxide bombs.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

Russia-U.S. Spy Swap Appears to be in Motion

The two countries worked out a deal to trade suspected Russian spies for American agents currently being held in Russia.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

IDF Releases Proof of Hezbollah Arms Buildup

The IDF released maps and other intelligence information confirming Hezbollah's stockpiling of weaponry in southern Lebanon.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

NY Candidates Seek Probe of Ground-Zero Mosque

Two candidates who want to be New York state's next governor said more information is needed about the controversial mosque to be built at New York City's Ground Zero.

Thursday, July 08, 2010

CNN Mideast Editor Fired over Tweet

CNN fired Middle East affairs correspondent Octavia Nasr after she posted a 'Tweet' expressing her admiration for a late Lebanese Muslim cleric.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Cuba to Release Remaining Political Prisoners

Cuba has agreed to release 52 political prisoners following negotiations with the Roman Catholic Church, marking the country's largest mass liberation in decades.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Failed NYC Terror Plot Part of al Qaeda Conspiracy

Several al Qaeda members have been indicted in connection with last year's plot to set off bombs in New York's subway system.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Solar Plane Successfully Lands in Switzerland

An experimental plane powered totally by the sun has successfully completed its first 24-hour test flight.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Jewelry Benefits Oil Spill Victims in Gulf

Anne Dale is using her creative talents to raise money for fishing businesses affected by the oil spill on the Gulf Coast.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Church of England Denies Gay Priest's Ordination

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams was set to back the elevation of Rev. Jeffrey John to bishop, but a church committee decided to reject him as a nominee.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Audrey Assad Explores Faith Walk in New Album

A new worship album from the up-and-coming Christian recording artist Audrey Assad is set to hit stores across the U.S. in July.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Report: Justice Kennedy to Retire in 2012

Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy will stay on the bench for at least another three years, according to a report in a New York City newspaper.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Sugary Drink Ban Takes Effect in San Francisco

San Francisco has begun replacing sugary beverages in the city's vending machines with healthier choices like soy milk, rice milk and other non-dairy drinks.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

CDC: Cancer Screenings Will Save More Lives

Nearly 10,000 Americans die every year, because they don't get screened for cancers.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Hawaii Gov. Vetoes Same-Sex Civil Union Bill

Gov. Linda Lingle said Tuesday that voters and not politicians should decide the fate of civil unions.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Obama Bypassing Senate for New Medicare Chief

Sidestepping Senate hearings, the president is planning to appoint Dr. Donald Berwick to oversee Medicare and Medicaid, a the White House said Tuesday.

Wednesday, July 07, 2010

Egyptian President May Have Cancer

Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak may have cancer, the London-based Arab-language daily al-Quds al-Arabi reported on Tuesday.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Understanding Evil and Our Moral Foundations

Author David Kupelian says society has an age-old blind spot -- we don't understand the nature of evil and how it works -- and he partially blames the church.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Queen Makes Rare Visit to NYC

For the first time in almost 35 years, Queen Elizabeth II made a rare visit to New York City.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Debate Continues over Islamic Veils in France

President Nicolas Sarkozy's government says a ban is needed to protect oppressed women and to promote equality between the sexes.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

The Brody File Show

CBN News Washington Correspondent Jennifer Wishon fills in for David Brody this week interviewing speaker, author and now candidate Star Parker.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Nation's Oldest Postal Worker Retires

After nearly 40 years on the job, the nation's oldest postal worker has punched in for the final time.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Investors Expect Markets to Rebound

Investors are hoping for a rally in the markets after recent drops in stocks, oil and gold.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Mortgage Rates Drop, Housing Market Still Weak

Record low mortgage rates haven't helped the weak housing market.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

N. Korean Defector Says Gov't Killed Evangelist

A North Korean defector says the government tortured and killed his brother for spreading the gospel.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

'Green' Theme Park Planned Near Houston

The EarthQuest Adventures theme park will sprawl across 1,600 acres and include 50 different rides in five-themed areas.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Dutch Group Admits Errors in U.N. Climate Report

A Dutch environmental agency says a key U.N. report on climate change has even more errors than previously noted.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Oil Hits All Gulf States, Texas Tar Balls Found

The state of Texas has begun to see the effects of the Gulf oil spill. Buckets of tar balls have washed up on on several of the state's beaches.

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Rumor: Syrian Military Hit by Plague

ISID posted a report on Monday alleging that the Syrian military has been hit by a plague.

Monday, July 05, 2010

Health Overhaul First Provisions Start to Kick In

The first stage of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is expected to provide coverage to about 1 million uninsured Americans by next year.

Monday, July 05, 2010

Unrestricted Abortion Law goes into Effect in Spain

Hundreds of protestors rallied outside the capital in Madrid over a new abortion law in Spain that allows unrestricted abortions in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy.

Monday, July 05, 2010

BP Oil Spill Response Costs Top $3 Billion

BP's latest figures for its response to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster has topped $3 billion, the company reported on Monday.

Monday, July 05, 2010

Queen Elizabeth to Visit Manhattan Tuesday

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip will spend Tuesday afternoon in Manhattan before flying home to Great Britain in the evening.

Friday, July 02, 2010

School Principals Lose Appeal in Candy Cane Case

A federal appeals court has ruled two Texas principals can be held personally liable in a lawsuit over students distributing candy canes with Christian Christmas messages.

Friday, July 02, 2010

Charity Aid Group Provides Houses in El Salvador

Operation Blessing International recently helped some families in El Salvador get new homes.

Friday, July 02, 2010

U.N. Report: U.S. Dollar Value Not Reliable

A United Nations committee says the dollar should be replaced as the main international currency.

Friday, July 02, 2010

Experts Stress Fireworks Safety on the Fourth

Safety officials are once again reminding Americans to be careful this holiday,because fireworks are not only dangerous -- they are also deadly.

Friday, July 02, 2010

'Son of Hamas' Thankful for U.S. Asylum

The man known as the 'Son of Hamas' faced death threats and warnings not to return to the West Bank.

Friday, July 02, 2010

Kagan Opponents: 'She will be an Activist Justice'

During the final day, senators heard from opponents who say Elena Kagan will become an activist judge.

Friday, July 02, 2010

Netanyahu Speaks Out on Shalit's Return

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu convened a press conference to speak to the nation about kidnapped IDF Cpl. Gilad Shalit.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Al Gore Assault Investigation Reopened

Police in Oregon are reopening an investigation into an alleged sexual assault by former Vice President Al Gore.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Nuke the Oil Spill? Could it Work?

Some experts have suggested using explosives or nuclear weapons to stop the Gulf oil spill and former President Bill Clinton hints that may become the only option.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

House Approves Sweeping Financial Reform Bill

Democrats are declaring partial victory with their financial reform bill after the House approved the sweeping bank overhaul Wednesday night.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Puerto Rico Voids Birth Certificates

Officials have asked Puerto Ricans to apply for new birth certificates with increased security features. The move comes in response to the country's widespread identity theft problem.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Australia's New PM Admits Being an Atheist

Australia's new Prime Minister Julia Gillard says she does not believe in God.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Survey: 1 in 9 Historic U.K. Churches at Risk

In the United Kingdom, hundreds of historic churches are at risk, according to a new study.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Immigration Reform in Senate's Hands

Reform advocates say House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calf., will wait for the Senate to act first on the proposed measure.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Piano Artist Paints NYC Streets with Music

An artist has planted 60 pianos around the Big Apple in hopes of turning a city of strangers into friends

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Kagan Confirmation Reaches Homestretch

Elena Kagan is speeding towards confirmation as the newest Supreme Court justice.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Obama Blames Politics for Immigration Reform Delay

President Barack Obama on Thursday blamed immigration policy delays on "political posturing and special interest wrangling" as he tried to jump start the issue in the court of American public opinion.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Report: Non Profits Still Struggling with Economy

Non profit organizations say they're still struggling with the economy, but enjoying a jump in investment returns.

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Hurricane Alex Weakens, Leaves Path of Damage

Hurricane Alex is losing strength as it moves inland, but the storm has still managed to leave a path of destruction.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

VA Hospital Warns of Exposure to Viruses

A Veterans Administration hospital in St. Louis, Mo., is sending out warnings to patients who may have been exposed accidentally to deadly viruses.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Survery Ordered Amid Arlington Cemetery Scandal

Arlington National Cemetery's management team is laying out new plans to ensure mistakes in labeling plots are not made again.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Wisconsin Upholds Ban on Gay Marriage

In a unanimous decision, the Wisconsin Supreme Court is standing behind the voters and upholding the states ban on gay marriage

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Kassam Rocket Heavily Damages Factory

A Kassam rocket fired by Palestinians in the Gaza Strip heavily damaged a factory in a community in the Sdot Negev Regional Council.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Social Networking: Bad for Your Relationships?

Social networking Web sites like Facebook are the new go-to places for divorce attorneys looking for evidence against cheating spouses.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

NY High School's 12 Sets of Twins Get World Record

Some 24 graduating seniors at a high school in Syracuse, N.Y. made history by simply walking across the stage.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Study Shows U.S. Obesity Rates Increasing

Obesity rates in the U.S. are still rising, according to a new health study that says obesity rates increased in 28 states last year.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Ex-Israeli Spy 'Son of Hamas' Granted Asylum

The son of a Hamas founder, who spied for Israel, has been granted asylum by a U.S. immigration judge in San Diego, Calif.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Competition for 'Neighborhood' Grants Tough

More than 300 communities in the U.S. have applied for federal funding to help children in at risk neighborhoods.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Israel Envoy: 'Tectonic Shift' in U.S.-Israeli Ties

Michael Oren, Israel's ambassador to the U.S., says relations between the two countries are going through a "tectonic shift."

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Eareckson-Tada Recovering from Cancer Surgery

The 60-year-old author and minister to the disabled will need chemotherapy treatments, but doctors say the type of cancer she endured is 'highly survivable.'

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Petraeus Confirmed as New Afghan War Commander

Gen. David Petraeus was unanimously confirmed as the new U.S. military commander in Afghanistan, after breezing through a series of Senate hearings.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Planned Parenthood Sues Over Neb. Abortion Law

Planned Parenthood has filed a lawsuit challenging a new Nebraska law with conditions the group says would ultimately ban abortions in the state.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

FaithShares: Investing with Biblical Values

Many believers are making a greater effort to invest their money in funds that reflect their Christian values and the group 'Faith Shares' helps them do just that.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Gulf Day of Prayer Set for July 18

Two evangelical Christian groups are calling for a national day of prayer for the Gulf of Mexico.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Minn. Gay Pride Fest Seeks to Block Evangelists

Organizers of Minneapolis' Twin Cities Gay Pride Festival have announced they will continue their fight to bar Christian evangelists from the annual event.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Hamas: U.S. Asked Us to Keep Silent

The U.S. asked Hamas not to talk about contacts with Obama administration officials, according to a senior official in Gaza.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Petraeus Faces Questions from Senate Committee

Gen. David Petraeus will take the next step in replacing Gen. Stanley McChrystal to lead the war in Afghanistan on Tuesday.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Strengthening Alex Could Hamper Gulf Cleanup

Tropical Storm Alex is expected to reach hurricane strength sometime Tuesday.  It might push oil farther inland and disrupt cleanup efforts.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Moscow Wants Explanation for U.S. Spy Arrests

Moscow wants answers after U.S. law enforcement officials arrested 10 people who alleged spied for Russia for up to a decade.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Watch 'Stakelbeck on Terror' -- New from CBN News

This week, Stakelbeck on Terror goes one-on-one with Michigan Congressman Peter Hoekstra-- a leading voice on national security and intelligence issues.

Monday, June 28, 2010

A Look at Religious Freedom Amid Israeli Arrests

Officials in Israel have announced the arrests of seven Arab Israelis accused of attacking Christians and Jews.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Christian Convert Removed as Liberty University Dean

Ergun Caner has been removed as dean of Liberty University's theological seminary, after claims that he lied about certain parts of his past.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Justices Extend Gun Owner Rights Nationwide

The Supreme Court held Monday that the Constitution's Second Amendment restrains government's ability to significantly limit "the right to keep and bear arms."

Monday, June 28, 2010

Ministry's Team Ready When Disaster Strikes

The team provides spiritual counseling to victims of natural disasters and also trains church members in counseling techniques.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Exodus International Celebrates 35 Years of Ministry

Exodus International, which ministers to those struggling with homosexual behavior or sexual identity, will celebrate its 35th anniversary this year.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Turkey Closes Airspace to Israeli Military

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey imposed the ban in response to Israel's raid on a flotilla attempting to break the Gaza blockade in May.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Tropical Storm Alex Gaining Strength Over Gulf

Tropical Storm Alex is swirling across the Gulf of Mexico, gaining strength as it heads towards Mexico's northeastern coast.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Gov't Plans to Double Available Wireless Spectrum

The Obama administration has announced plans to double the amount of available wireless communications in the next 10 years.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Israeli Arab Terror Cell Busted

Seven members of an Israeli Arab terror cell affiliated with al-Qaeda were indicted on Monday in Haifa District Court.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Masked Gunmen Destroy UNRWA Summer Camp

For the second time this month, masked gunmen destroyed the facilities at one of UNRWA's summer camps in the Gaza Strip.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Palin Decries Obama Administration's 'Sellout'

Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin accused President Barack Obama of selling out America's allies, such as Israel.

Monday, June 28, 2010

Hamas 'Military Wing' Releases New Shalit Clip

Hamas released a new video clip of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.

Sunday, June 27, 2010

G20 Nations Want Deficits Cut, Obama Disagrees

President Barack Obama is disagreeing with other world leaders about the next step in fighting the global recession.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Oil Spill Teams Keep Eye on Tropical Storm

As crews continue to work on containing oil in the Gulf of Mexico, meteorologists are now monitoring a tropical disturbance that could be headed in their direction.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Gun-Toting Granny No Easy Target

A Kentucky woman is living proof that it's never too late to go back to class -- even when the subject is self defense.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Recovery Efforts Tough after Flooding in Brazil

Torrential rains, flooding, and mudslides in Brazil have killed 45 people and have left more than 150,000 homeless.

Friday, June 25, 2010

CT Residents Clean Up After Severe Storms

On Friday, Bridgeport, Conn., Mayor Bill Finch compared the storm damage to an attack by Godzilla. He estimated the damage to be in the millions of dollars.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Summer Vacations: Family Fun at a Discount

Bethesda, Md. mom Jamie Ratner recently launched "certifikid," a website which finds and advertises discounts for families with young children.

Friday, June 25, 2010

G-20, G-8 Summits Underway in Canada

One of the main goals of the conferences is to develop ways to keep the global economy from slipping back into a recession.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Charity Fights Disease Among Peruvian Children

Extreme poverty and poor hygiene have contributed to high disease rates among some of the children in the South American nation of Peru.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Job Worries Can Affect Your Health

A recent study indicated that people who have been worried about keeping their jobs are more likely to have health problems, too.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Gulf Coast Governors Call for 'Day of Prayer'

Leaders of the Gulf Coast states have designated this Sunday as a day of prayer for all of the regions affected by the oil spill.

Friday, June 25, 2010

U.S.: N. Korea Should Free Detained American

The Obama administration has told North Korea not to link the case of a detained American Christian with the South Korean warship incident.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Lieberman: EU Ministers Should Visit Gaza

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman recommended that EU ministers visit the Gaza Strip, Israel's Channel 2 reported.

Friday, June 25, 2010

GOP Blocks Expanded Spending Package

Republicans on Thursday defeated Democrats' showcase election-year jobs bill.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Author: U.S. Welfare State Beyond its Limits

William Voegeli, author of the book 'Never Enough: America's Limitless Welfare State,' says the U.S. can't sustain the amount of government spending today.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Obama, Russia's Medvedev Talk Economics

Obama welcomed Russian President Dmitry Medvedev to the White House Thursday, for talks focused on increasing economic ties between the countries.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Congress OK's New Penalties against Iran

Congress approved tough new sanctions against Iran, making it clear that any nuclear ambitions the Islamic Republic may be harboring could come at a steep price.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Tiananmen Square Survivor's Call to 'True' Freedom

The journey took more than 20 years for Chai Ling. It began in 1989 when she was a leader in the massive student movement that dominated Tiananmen Square.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

High Court Refuses to Keep Petitioners IDs Private

The Supreme Court ruled that Washington state voters who signed a petition asking for a referendum on gay rights cannot conceal their names from the public.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Mass. School Board: Condom Policy Will be Reviewed

A Massachusetts public school district has decided to make condoms available to all students - excluding grades one through four.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

"Joni & Friends" Ministry Founder Has Breast Cancer

Joni Eareckson-Tada, founder of the ministry Joni and Friends has been diagnosed with breast cancer.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Stem Cells Reverse Blindness Caused by Burns

A recent medical breakthrough using stem cells may restore sight to people blinded by burns.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Pakistani Court Convicts 5 Americans of Terrorism

A Pakistani court convicted five Americans on terror charges Thursday and sentenced each of the men to 10 years in prison.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Gulf Oil Cap Reattached After Underwater Accident

Engineers in the Gulf of Mexico have made an emergency repair to a containment cap after an underwater robot had bumped into it.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Ruling: Philadelphia Cannot Evict Scouts for Gay Ban

A jury has ruled the city of Philadelphia cannot evict a Boy Scout chapter from using a city-owned building for refusing to admit gays.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

American Wins Wimbledon's 11-Hour Tennis Match

American John Isner won Wimbedon's longest tennis match ever on Thursday, taking the 5th set, 70 - 68.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Lebanese Gov't. Mulls Stopping Gaza Flotillas

The Lebanese government has withdrawn its support for two Gaza-bound flotillas, according to the Lebanese paper al-Liwaa.

Thursday, June 24, 2010

5.0-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Canada

A 5.0-magnitude earthquake that rocked parts of Canada was felt as far south as Maryland on Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Drug Lord Caught in Jamaica After Weeks of Violence

Fighting between police and drug gangs protecting Christopher Coke broke out last month in the streets of Jamaica, as he fled from authorities

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Woman in Iconic WWII Photo Dies

Edith Shain, the woman whose kiss in Times Square became infamously associated with the end of World War II, has passed away. She was 91.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

U.S. Sneaks by Algeria 1-0 in World Cup Tourney

Team USA's hopes of winning their first World Cup are still alive after they beat Algeria 1-0, Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Tax Credits Gone, New-Home Sales Tank

Sales of new homes collapsed in May, sinking 33 percent to the lowest level on record.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Ariz. Crews Make Progress on Flagstaff Wildfire

Arizona crews have been assuring residents they have contained 20 percent of the fire and secured several previously endangered homes.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Va. Atty Gen. Takes Stand for Free Speech

Virginia's Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli says protecting free speech includes protecting lousy speech.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Rep. Hoyer: Bush Tax Cuts Will Be Too Costly

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md. suggested that tax cuts enacted under former President George W. Bush will eventually be rescinded.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Keep Your Kids Happy, Healthy During Summer

Parents want to try to find activities to keep their kids intellectually engaged, so their minds will stay focused and active over the summer break.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Many Americans Expect Jesus' Return by 2050

A new poll finds that many Americans are divided over whether they expect Jesus Christ to return to earth by the year 2050.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Judge Strikes Down Drill Ban, WH Vows Appeal

The Interior Department is seeking to re-impose a six-month moratorium on deepwater drilling one day after a federal judge struck down an existing order.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Paralyzed Fmr Cop Fights Crime by Cycling

A former LAPD police officer shot in the line of duty and paralyzed from the chest down, now uses a hand cycle to fight gang-related crime.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Israel Launches Advanced Spy Satellite

Israel latest spy satellite, launched at 10 p.m. Tuesday, was already transmitting data by Wednesday morning.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Turkey, Iran Fuel Swap On Despite Sanctions

Turkey said said a fuel swap with Iran is still on the table despite the fourth round of sanctions passed by the U.N. Security Council.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Pro-Lifers Pressure Planned Parenthood Over Funding

Planned Parenthood is being pressured to answer questions about how much taxpayer funding it receives and and how that money is spent.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Obama Admin. Unveils New Health Care Rules

President Obama has unveiled new regulations that will determine how several provisions in the health care law will be carried out.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Police Eye Stepmom in Missing Ore. Boy Case

Investigators are now taking a closer look at the stepmother of Kyron Horman, the Oregon boy who vanished from his elementary school almost three weeks ago.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

White House Rebukes McChrystal over Remarks

Sources indicate Gen. McChrystal is prepared to submit his resignation when he meets with President Obama, after taking several potshots at the administration in a Rolling Stone interview.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Judge Rules Against Deepwater Drilling Ban

Oil industry advocates have criticized President Barack Obama's six-month ban on deepwater drilling.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Labor Dept.: Gay Workers Get Family Leave

Employers will soon have to give homosexual workers the same opportunity to take unpaid time off as heterosexuals, according to the Labor Department.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

World Leaders Fall Short $10B Pledged for Poor

International aid organizations including World Vision and Oxfam have called on the G-8 to get back on track with their aid commitments.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Former Lesbian Mom Appeals Custody Ruling

Lawyers for lesbian-turned-Christian Lisa Miller announced their decision to appeal a ruling which gave custody of her daughter to her former partner.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

White House Budget Chief Stepping Down

White House Budget Director Peter Orszag plans to resign, making him the first high-profile member of Obama's team to depart.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Neb. Town Votes to Restrict Illegal Immigrants

Voters in the eastern Nebraska city of Fremont on Monday approved a ban on hiring or renting property to illegal immigrants.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Supreme Court Upholds Anti-Terror Law

The Supreme Court upheld a law that prohibits Americans from supporting foreign terrorist groups, even when aid is intended to turn groups toward peaceful practices.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Texas Woman's Father's Day Gift Saves Dad's Life

A Texas diabetic received the ultimate gift from his daughter on Father's Day - life.

Monday, June 21, 2010

U.S. Warns Americans to Avoid Gaza

The U.S. State Department has issued a new travel advisory warning Americans to avoid travel to southern Israel and the Gaza Strip.

Monday, June 21, 2010

CBN's WorldReach Spreads Gospel in Nepal

Although the church in Nepal has been said to be one of the fastest growing in the world, more than 95 percent of the population haven't heard about Jesus Christ.

Monday, June 21, 2010

World Markets Rise as China Allows Yuan Gain

Stock markets around the world were rising on news that China would no longer peg its currency against the value of the U.S. dollar.

Monday, June 21, 2010

State Dept. Quiet on Morocco Christian Expulsions

Rep. Frank Wolf, R-Va., says the U.S. State Department refused to testify at a hearing on Morocco's expulsion of foreign Christian workers.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Four Evangelists Arrested at Mich. Arab Festival

Four Christian evangelists were arrested on June 18 and charged with disorderly conduct at the Dearborn Arab International Festival in Michigan.

Monday, June 21, 2010

NYC Bomb Suspect Faces Terror, Weapons Hearing

The Pakistani-born U.S. citizen accused of trying to set off a car bomb in Times Square is set to face arraignment in a New York court on Monday.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Al Qaeda Warns of U.S. Attacks, Peace Conditions

Al Qaeda's American-born spokesman Adam Gadahn has proposed conditions in which the terror organization would end its attacks on the U.S.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Tornado Rips Businesses, Arena in Mont.

A tornado that ripped the roof off a sports arena in Billings, Montana, on Sunday evening also tore through businesses.

Sunday, June 20, 2010

Ariz. Residents Flee Second Wildfire

Firefighters continued their efforts to fight the wildfire near Flagstaff, Ariz. Monday as authorities urged hundreds of residents to flee their homes.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Brother, Sister Help Birds Hurt by Oil Spill

Two Florida siblings are turning lemons into lemonade to rescue some feathered friends in the Gulf of Mexico.

Friday, June 18, 2010

World Cup Games Opportunity for the Gospel

Some 400,000 fans from around the world are in South Africa to watch the World Cup and several Christian ministries are taking advantage of the opportunity.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Rita Cosby's Secrets from Her 'Quiet Hero'

In her new book, Quiet Hero: Secrets from My Father's Past, journalist Rita Cosby shares a more personal story of faith and redemption.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Film Reviews: Hollywood Debuts Jonah Hex, Toys Return

Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the gang returned to theaters Friday in the third installment of the Disney-Pixar film franchise Toy Story.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Utah Firing Squad Executes Convicted Killer

Just after midnight Friday, Utah carried out the first execution by firing squad since 1996.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Aid Group Brings Mobility to Disabled Haitians

Operation Blessing International has partnered with Free Wheelchair Mission, a humanitarian aid organization. More than 550 unassembled wheelchairs have been shipped to the capital city of Port au Prince.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Ella One Pill Ruled Safe by FDA Panel

A new contraceptive pill is one step closer to being approved for the U.S. market.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Deadly Storms Sweep through Midwest

Severe thunderstorms sweeping through the Midwest have killed a motorist in Michigan, shattered windows in an iconic Chicago skyscraper and knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of people.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Cell Phones Under Microscope in CA City

The city of San Francisco is now requiring cell phone vendors to post the radiation level emitted by each phone.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

French Riviera Sees Worst Flooding in Centuries

Officials expect the death toll from flash floods in France to rise as rescuers turn their attention to clean up efforts following the area's worst flooding in nearly 200 years.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Gates, Buffet Lobby Billionaires for Donations

Two of the world's richest men are calling on other billionaires to give large portions of their fortune to charity.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Mass. Business Park Green Lights Solar Panel Field

More than 7,000 solar panels will soon be installed at a business park in Massachusetts.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Cornerstone President Ron Hembree Dead at 72

The Christian community is mourning the recent passing of Ron Hembree, president of the Cornerstone TeleVision Network.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Fox Studios Releases 'Narnia: Dawn Treader' Trailer

Audiences have been eagerly awaiting the next movie in 'The Chronicles of Narnia' series.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Ella One Pill: Over-the-Counter Abortion?

The FDA could soon approve a new contraceptive pill said to be twice as effective as Plan B, the Morning After pill.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Meteor Collides With Jupiter's Atmosphere

A giant meteor punched into the planet Jupiter's atmosphere earlier this month.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Baptists: 85,000 Haitians Come to Christ

Southern Baptists have seen great success in their missionary work in Haiti following the January earthquake that rocked the island nation.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Christian Group Sits Out Iowa Governor's Race

An influential Christian conservative group decided on Monday that it will not endorse anyone in Iowa's governor's race.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Assad: Israeli 'Raid' Risks Regional War

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Israel's naval raid on the Mavi Marmara raised the risks of regional war.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Poll: Support Increases for Health Care Law

A new poll shows growing support for President Barack Obama's health care law.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Mass. Town Turns Off Lights to Save Money

The new program has received mixed reviews from residents.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Humanitarians Recognized with World Food Prize

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has awarded a Lutheran minister with the 2010 World Food Prize for his work to end world hunger.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Abortion Groups Getting Millions in Tax Dollars

A new report shows abortion groups are spending millions of dollars in federal funds.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

No Decision Yet on Easing Gaza Blockade

Israel's government has delayed a decision on whether to ease its naval blockade of the Gaza Strip.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

EU Chief Reveals 'Apocalyptic Vision'

A top European Union leader has warned the current debt crisis could lead to the collapse of Greece, Spain and Portugal.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

USDA Tackles Obesity With New Guidelines

The United States Department of Agriculture has issued some new dietary guidelines to curb America's obesity crisis.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Ohio 'King of Kings' Statue Destroyed by Lightning

A 60-foot statue of Jesus Christ was struck by lightning and burned to the ground near Cincinnati, Ohio, Monday night.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Why a Religious Freedom Ambassador is Needed

President Barack Obama has named Rev. Suzan Johnson Cook as the new Ambassador-At-Large for International Religious Freedom.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Soldier Faces Charges for Civilian Deaths

An IDF soldier may be charged with killing two Palestinian women during Operation Cast Lead in the Gaza Strip.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Lawmakers Concerned About Afghan War Effort

Hearings have begun on Capitol Hill to ease congressional fears that the push in Afghanistan is progressing too slowly.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Fed Adopts Credit Card Rules to Protect Consumers

A new set of credit card rules, adopted Tuesday by the Federal Reserve, were designed to protect users from lofty penalty fees.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Ind. Hospital Fundraiser Ends with Bed Race

Employees at the Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis celebrated a successful fund-raising effort by taking part in a morale-boosting bed race.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

IDF Kills Armed Infiltrator at Egyptian Border

IDF troops opened fired on a group of armed infiltrators at the border with Egypt, killing one of the gunmen.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Strong Quake Rocks Eastern Indonesia

Four earthquakes struck the northern coast of Indonesia on Wednesday, killing at least three people.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Gen. Petraeus Passes Out During Hearing

General David Petraeus caused a brief scare at a Capitol Hill hearing on Tuesday after he appeared to pass out while taking questions from Arizona Senator John McCain.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Muslim Students Suspended After Disrupting Speech

A Muslim student group at the University of California, Irvine, has been suspended for disrupting a speech by Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren back in February.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Key Calif. Gay Marriage Trial Drawing to a Close

Closing arguments in the landmark trial challenging California's ban on same-sex marriage will begin Wednesday.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Death Toll Rising After Bangladesh Landslides

Villagers in Bangladesh are searching for survivors after powerful landslides killed at least 49 people.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Hamas Broadcasting Cut in Europe

A European satellite provider for Hamas television will halt the station's broadcasts to Europe within 48 hours.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Americans Get Most Radiation from Medical Scans

The average American's dose of radiation has grown six times as to what it was 10 years ago.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Dems' Tax Bill Moves Toward U.S. Senate Vote

A new Democratic plan to extended unemployment benefits may face a tough vote in the Senate because of its cost.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

63.4 Million Americans Volunteered in 2009

A report by the Corporation for National and Community Services found that Americans spent 100 million more hours helping their communities last year than in 2008.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Court Will Hear Graduation Appeal Next Year

A federal appeals court will not hear the case of a Connecticut school district in time for the school board to move its graduation ceremonies back to a church building.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Could Divorce Really Be 'Contagious'?

A new study by researchers at the Universities of California, Brown and Harvard found that divorce can spread among people in the same social networks.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

2 Detained at MacDill AFB After Weapons Found

The military says two people were taken into custody after they tried to gain access to MacDill Air Force Base near Tampa, Fla. early Monday morning.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

5.7 Quake Rattles Southern Calif. Border

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake rocked the border region of southern California Monday night.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Poll: More Americans Believe Dems 'Too Liberal'

The number of Americans who describe the Democratic Party as being 'too liberal' has risen to the highest level since the 1994 elections, according to a Gallup Poll.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Rio's Christ Statue Reopens After Restoration

Brazil's iconic statue of 'Christ the Redeemer' has reopened to the public after undergoing renovations.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Report: Iran Sending Aid Ships to Gaza

Reports that two Iranian ships are heading for Gaza with humanitarian aid have given rise to new threats of a clash between Israel and the Islamic Republic.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Watch Stakelbeck on Terror - New Show from CBN News

On this week's first edition of Stakelbeck on Terror, CBN News goes one-on-one with Israel's Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Oren in "The Sitdown."

Monday, June 14, 2010

U.S. Threatens Sanctions Over Human Trafficking

More than a dozen countries are being warned to fight human trafficking or face possible sanctions from the United States.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Flag Day: A National Tradition

Americans across the nation showed their patriotism, Monday, in honor of the old tradition of Flag Day.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Singer, Sausage Businessman Jimmy Dean Dies at 81

Jimmy Dean, a man known for singing and selling sausage, has passed away at the age of 81.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Afghan Christians Ask For Prayer

Some Christians in Afghanistan have said they afraid for their lives and they have asked Christians around the world to remember them in their prayers.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Gov't Ends Paper Checks, Starts Direct Deposit

The Obama administration has ordered the government to stop mailing paper checks and to instead make direct deposits.

Monday, June 14, 2010

CBN's Worldreach Impacts Indonesia

A recent audience survey from six major Indonesian cities shows that CBN's Worldreach programming has been touching lives in the nation of Indonesia.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Obama Proposes $50 Billion Local Aid Package

President Barack Obama is pushing Congress to quickly pass a $50 billion aid package for state and local governments.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Kagan Memos on Abortion, Religious Rights Released

Thousands of pages of memos written by Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan shows she has taken positions in the past that lean both left and right.

Monday, June 14, 2010

YouTube Removes 'Flotilla Choir'

Citing copyright infringement, YouTube removed Latma's "We Con the Word" on Friday.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Harvard Student Could Be Deported

An undocumented Harvard University student is facing deportation to Mexico after being detained by immigration authorities.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Report: Taliban Hang 7-Year-Old for Spying

The Taliban in Afghanistan hanged a seven-year-old boy after accusing him of being a spy.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Palestinians Kill Israeli Policemen near Hevron

Palestinian gunmen killed one Israeli policemen and injured three others as they traveled along Route 60, southwest of Kiryat Arba.

Monday, June 14, 2010

U.S. Finds Mineral Riches in Afghanistan

A team of U.S. geologists and Pentagon officials has discovered vast mineral wealth in Afghanistan.

Sunday, June 13, 2010

NATO Boosts Security for Kandahar Operation

NATO forces have been tightening security in Kandahar, and the operation to assert control over the Taliban stronghold will continue to accelerate in the coming months.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Benedict Prays for Forgiveness of Sex Abuse

Pope Benedict asked for forgiveness Friday from God and from the victims of sexual abuse by Catholic priests.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Back to the 80s: Critic Reviews Crop of Remakes

Hollywood tested America's love for the retro as it debuted two 1980s television classics in theaters across the U.S. Friday.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Anti-Islamic Party Surges in Dutch Elections

Geert Wilders' right-wing Freedom Party has gained ground in the Netherlands, almost tripling its representation in the Dutch parliament.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Belgian Nurses Killing Patients Without Consent

Some nurses in Belgium have taken part in assisted suicide without the patient's request or consent.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Brazil Sex Trade: Group Reaches Out to Kids at Risk

Operation Blessing International is reaching out to children in Brazil who are at risk for becoming prostitutes in a program called Makanudos.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Students Apply Engineering Skills with Robotic Boats

Engineering students from some of the nation's top universities will be facing off against each other on the water in the Autonomous Surface Vehicle Competition.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Va. Court Deals Blow to Breakaway Episcopal Groups

The Virginia Supreme Court has overturned a judge's decision allowing breakaway Episcopal churches to keep church property.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Army Probes Arlington Cemetery Burial Scandal

So far, the Army investigation has uncovered 211 cases where remains were either mishandled, mis-identified, left in unmarked graves, or buried improperly.

Friday, June 11, 2010

FCC Microphone Ban Could Cost Churches

Time has almost run out for churches to replace their wireless microphones as a federal ban on the devices will go into effect Saturday.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Flotilla 'Eyewitness' Not On Board

A retired U.S. army colonel was not aboard the Turkish flotilla flagship when she 'witnessed the Israeli attack.'

Friday, June 11, 2010

Pro-Israel Rally in Finland

About 2,500 people took to the streets of Helsinki to show their support for Israel.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Missing Teen Sailor Found 'Alive and Well'

Rescuers on board a chartered Australian airplane contacted 16-year-old Abby Sunderland after she set off two emergency satellite beacons.

Friday, June 11, 2010

GOP Senators Comb Through Kagan Papers

More than 40,000 pages of documents were handed over from the Clinton Presidential Library, Friday, detailing her time at the White House as an adviser.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Search Teams Sent for Teen Sailing the Globe Alone

An international rescue effort was launched Thursday for a 16-year-old girl trying to sail solo around the world.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Emotional Search Continues for Oregon Boy

After seven days of searching, there has still been no sign of missing 7-year-old Kyron Horman.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Nationals' Pitcher Strasburg Lauded on Senate Floor

Stephen Strasburg made his first Major League Baseball game debute Wednesday for the Washington Nationals. The 21-year-old did not disappoint his new team or its fans.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

U.S. Citizen Gets 15 Years for Aiding Al Qaeda

A young Pakistani-American has been convicted of terrorism charges and will spend the next 15 years in prison.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Russia: Sanctions Don't Affect S-300 Sale

Russia's Foreign Ministry retracted an earlier announcement it had frozen the sale of the S-300 anti-aircraft missiles to Iran.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

12,000 Minn. Nurses Plan 1-Day Strike

More than 12,000 nurses in Minnesota were scheduled to walk off their jobs on Thursday.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Court Upholds Ban on Ky. Courthouse Displays

A federal appeals court upheld a ruling that banned two counties in Kentucky from including a framed copy of the Ten Commandments in a display in their courthouses featuring other historic documents.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Cancer in a Can? FDA Studies Effects of BPA

Doctors feared BPA, a chemical found in almost all canned foods, could cause serious health problems such as cancer.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Azerbaijan: God's Gateway to the Muslim People

CBN News' George Thomas spoke with the executive director of the North American Azerbaijani Network to learn more about the country's growing church.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Iranian FM Heckled in Ireland

Protesters heckled Iranian FM Mottaki during an appearance at Dublin's Institute of International and European Affairs on Wednesday.

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Iran's President Scoffs at New U.N. Sanctions

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad dismissed the latest U.N. sanctions against Iran, saying the new sanctions are "like a used tissue."

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Investors Abandon Paper Currencies for Gold

With governments from Europe to America piling up debt, investors have been getting out of paper currencies and moving into gold.

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

U.S. Debt Could Reach $19.6 Trillion by 2015

A new report says the U.S. government could soon face a total debt of nearly $20 trillion.

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Philanthropy Declines 3.6 Percent in 2009

The Giving USA Foundation survey shows that giving dropped by 3.6 percent last year.

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Anglicans Suspend Episcopalians Over Gay Bishop

The Anglican Communion has suspended U.S. Episcopalians from serving on ecumenical bodies.

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Obama to Offer Gaza Aid in Flotilla Aftermath?

U.S. President Barack Obama and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas were scheduled to meet at the White House Wednesday to discuss Israel's blockade of Gaza.

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Obama Surprises Kalamazoo High School Grads

President Barack Obama surprised graduates and their families with a special visit to the graduation ceremonies of Kalamazoo Central High School in Kalamazoo, Mich. on Tuesday.

Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Court Orders Former Muslim Deported to Kenya

A former Muslim who wrote a book about his conversion to Christianity recently lost his bid to remain in the U.S.

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Graduating Class Changed by Ohio Tornado

Meteorologists have estimated that deadly tornado which killed five people in Ohio last weekend was a powerful F4 on the zero-to-five tornado Fujita scale.

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

TX Workers Followed Procedure Before Blast

The Texas utility workers who accidentally hit a gas line, causing a deadly explosion, followed proper procedure to locate the line before drilling, an official said Tuesday.

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

3,500 Year-Old Artifacts Unearthed in Israel

Israeli archaeologists have discovered a cache of ancient items near a town believed by some scholars to have belonged to the tribe of Asher.

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Britain Braces for Major Budget Cuts

Britain's new Prime Minister David Cameron says British finances are in even worse shape than he realized.

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Study Finds Big Men Have Bigger Tumors

How much a man weighs has been directly linked to the size of his cancerous prostate tumor, according to a study at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Mich.

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Miley Cyrus: Role Model to Racy Pop Star?

Miley Cyrus has recently come under fire from critics for her transition from a good role model to her new, racy onstage persona.

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

IDF Orders Inquiry into Flotilla Operation

Maj.-Gen. (ret.) Giora Eiland will lead an IDF probe into the May 31 operation aboard the Mavi Marara.

Monday, June 07, 2010

Chrysler Recalls Another Round of Vehicles

Chrysler is recalling nearly 600,000 Jeep Wranglers and minivans because of brake and wiring problems.

Monday, June 07, 2010

Documentary 'The Prize' Airs During World Cup

CBN Worldreach Africa's special heart-warming documentary entitled "The Prize," is scheduled to be shown during the telecast of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

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.