Dale Hurd

DaleHurd

A CBN News veteran, Dale Hurd began his journalism career in 1982 at a daytime only AM radio station in Kalamazoo, Mich. In 1987 he joined the CBN Radio Network as a program host and news anchor.

Since joining CBN News, Dale has reported extensively from Western Europe, as well as China, Russia, and Central and South America.

Dale's first foreign assignment to Moscow in 1991 was just months before the eventual break up of the Soviet Union. It remains his favorite stint. "It was clear to me, as soon as we landed in 1991, that the Soviet Union was finished," he says. "The West had left it behind. And we reported that."

Dale also covered China's opening to capitalism in the early 1990s, as well as the Yugoslav Civil War. CBN News awarded him its Command Performance Award for his reporting from Moscow and Sarajevo.

Since 9/11, Dale has reported extensively on various aspects of the global war on terror in the United States and Europe.

Follow Dale on Twitter @HurdontheWeb and "like" him at Facebook.com/DaleHurdNews.

My Stories

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Gov. Perry Defends Veto Move Despite Indictment

Texas Gov. Rick Perry said he'll move ahead with his 2016 presidential campaign despite being indicted on felony counts of abuse of power.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Obama on Iraq: Yazidi Rescue Op No Longer Necessary

A U.S. rescue operation for members of the Yazidi community that have been trapped on Iraq's Sinjar Mountain will no longer be necessary, President Obama said.

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

US Turns Deaf Ear to Iraqi Kurds' Plea for Help

The Kurds in northern Iraq, America's strongest ally in the Middle East, are being threatened by the jihadist army the Islamic State, which has taken over large parts of the country.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Coming Home: Europe Next War Front for Jihadists?

Video shows British jihadists in Syria trying to recruit Muslim young men to join them. Experts say someday these jihadists are coming home. Some already have.

Friday, July 25, 2014

French Exodus: 'When Jews Flee, a Nation is Sick'

Before World War II, Jews waited too long to leave an anti-Semitic Europe and ended up trapped. French Jews don't want to make the same mistake again.

Monday, July 21, 2014

Separatists Block Jet Recovery Efforts, Anger Grows

President Obama is demanding Russian-backed separatists grant international investigators access to the crash site of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Jet Crash: Intel Points to Pro-Russian Separatists

News reports suggest the United States is building a case that would pin the blame for the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 over Ukraine on pro-Russian separatist forces.

Monday, July 14, 2014

Bipartisan Ire: Obama Must Step Up on Border Crisis

Both Republicans and Democrats say the president has the power to stop the unprecedented surge of undocumented immigrants flooding the U.S.-Mexico border.

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Chicago Reeling after Weekend Gun Violence

Chicago is reeling after a sudden escalation in deadly violence. Over the July 4th weekend, the biggest fireworks were the guns of gangbangers going off.

Thursday, July 03, 2014

Britain's Lost Freedoms: 'We're Living in a Madhouse'

The calendar might say it's 2014, but in Britain it's starting to feel like George Orwell's "1984." Officials have decided that certain things can no longer be said.

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

'Respect the Rules' - Immigrant Backlash Spreads

The illegal immigrant crisis along the U.S.- Mexico border is fueling outrage in some towns across the United States.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

ISIS a 'Clear and Present Danger' to US Homeland

There is a new urgency to defeat the terrorist army on the march in Iraq, after new intelligence has surfaced showing the jihadists are a threat to America.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

What Took So Long to Capture Benghazi Mastermind?

The U.S. has finally captured the mastermind behind the 2012 attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, but many are now asking, what took them so long?

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Unprecedented Surge of Kids Crossing US Border

Thousands of immigrant minors are crossing over the America's southern border, most without parents or adult guardians and are being picked up by the U.S. Border Patrol.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Trojan Horse: UK Fears Islamic Takeover of Schools

The British government has announced that schools will be required to teach "British values" after Islamists took over several schools in the United Kingdom.

Monday, June 02, 2014

French Jihadist Arrested in Jewish Museum Shootings

Police now have a suspect in custody in the deaths of an Israeli couple and a French woman in last month's shooting at the Jewish museum in Brussels.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

French, UK Polls Rocked by Anti-EU 'Earthquake'

There was a political earthquake in Brussels over the weekend: Parties opposed to the European Union won EU parliamentary elections in Britain and France.

Monday, May 26, 2014

Belgium Launches Manhunt for Jewish Museum Gunman

Belgium has launched a nationwide hunt for a lone gunman who walked into the Jewish museum in Brussels on Saturday and shot to death four people.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Moore Twister Anniversary: 'We're Back Stronger'

Drive through the tornado-battered town of Moore, Okla. today and you see recovery: new homes, businesses and soon, a new Briarwood Elementary School.

Friday, May 16, 2014

Sudan Relenting after Outrage over Death Sentence?

There may be new hope for Meriam Ibrahim, a pregnant mother sentenced to death in Sudan for being a Christian.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Hopes Dimming for Trapped Turkish Miners

Rescuers are in a race against time Wednesday to reach more than 200 miners trapped in a coal mine in western Turkey.

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Pressure Intensifies for Nigeria to Find Missing Girls

International pressure is mounting on the government of Nigeria to do more to find the 276 school girls kidnapped by the terrorist group Boko Haram.

Friday, May 02, 2014

Ukraine Launches Major Assault on Separatists

Ukraine said a surface-to-air missile used to shoot down one of its helicopters is proof of Russia's involvement with separatists forces.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Free Speech Farce: Rise of American Fascism

America is facing a new fascism that doesn't tolerate any views it doesn't like -- where "wrong" speech is demonized and shouted down, despite freedom of speech.

Monday, April 28, 2014

Twisters Cut Deadly Path Across South, Central US

At least 16 people are dead from 29 twisters spanning from Arkansas to North Carolina.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Afghan Security Guard Kills Three US Doctors

Three American doctors were shot dead Thursday at a hospital in Kabul by an Afghan security guard hired to protect them.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Ukraine PM: Putin Wants to Revive Soviet Union

Having already retaken South Ossetia from Georgia a few years ago and now Crimea, Russian troops are poised on the border of Ukraine, ready to take more.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Winter Returns to East Coast for an Encore

Most thought the cold weather was over and done with. But just like the villain in a horror movie, winter came back to wreak more havoc this week.

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Native French under Attack in Muslim Areas

Violent crime can happen anywhere and to anyone and for many reasons, but in parts of France, it has become especially dangerous to be white.

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Deadly Storms, Tornadoes Menace Southern States

At least two people are dead after thunderstorms and tornadoes rolled through the South, Monday, causing flash flooding and tearing a trail of destruction.

Tuesday, April 01, 2014

Soviet Sweden? Model Nation Sliding to Third World

Sweden is wealthy, beautiful, and modern. But it has been compared to nations like the Soviet Union. One U.N. report says it will soon be a third-world nation.

Monday, March 24, 2014

Brave German Woman: Why Heidi Mund Rebuked Islam

Heidi Mund has gained notoriety for publicly standing up to Islam's creeping influence in her homeland of German. Now she's revealing why.

Friday, March 21, 2014

Putin Signs Annexation as EU Announces Sanctions

President Vladimir Putin signed bills annexing Crimea into Russia Friday after the upper house of parliament gave its approval.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Missing Malaysia Jet Turned Back Before Disappearing

Authorities say a missing Malaysia Airlines flight turned around and flew hundreds of miles back toward land before disappearing.

Friday, March 07, 2014

Group Fights WTC Cross: 'Atheists Died Here Too'

One year after a judge ruled in favor of the World Trade Center museum cross, a symbol of hope for many, atheists are fighting that decision.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Decisions, Decisions: Obama Eyes NSA Spy Options

Faced with an international firestorm, the White House is mulling four options for restructuring the NSA phone spying program. Is it a sign of greater transparency?

Monday, February 24, 2014

France's Reckoning: Rich, Young Flee Welfare State

France's day of reckoning has arrived: Its wealthy, best and brightest are saying goodbye to a nation they believe doesn't want them to succeed or become rich.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Nation Divided: Venezuela Enters Day 13 of Clashes

While the world has been focused on the Ukraine, another national rebellion continues to rage in Venezuela.

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Molotov Cocktails, Gunfire Shatter Ukraine Truce

Fierce fighting between anti-government protesters and police continued in Kiev Thursday after a potential truce between the sides fell through.

Friday, February 14, 2014

Belgium Child Euthanasia 'Opens Door None Can Shut'

The decision by Belgium's parliament to legalize child euthanasia has opponents warning the European nation has crossed a dangerous threshold.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Critics: Employer Mandate Delay an Abuse of Power

The White House has postponed the mandate forcing medium-sized businesses provide health coverage to workers. The move has critics questioning whether such changes are legal.

Thursday, February 06, 2014

'Brave German Woman' Rebukes Islam's Lie

Islam continues to grow in power and influence across Europe. But in Germany one Christian woman has decided to stand up and declare Christ alone as Lord over her country.

Friday, January 31, 2014

Who's to Blame? Lessons from Atlanta Snow Storm

Georgia's governor, along with other state officials, apologized for not shutting down the capital before the snow storm hit, saying "the buck stops with me."

Friday, January 24, 2014

Bombs Rock Cairo ahead of Arab Spring Anniversary

Anti-Brotherhood protestors gathered outside Cairo's main police headquarters after a suicide bomb ripped through the building earlier Friday, killing at least six.

Friday, January 17, 2014

Critics Fear NSA Surveillance Changes May Fall Short

President Obama announced plans Friday to reform the NSA's telephone metadata collection program. But some fear the White House isn't going far enough.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Target Data Breach Fallout: Tax Refunds at Risk?

Identity theft is getting worse, and some say the recent breach at Target could be just the beginning of a surge in credit card thefts.

Thursday, January 09, 2014

Christie Sacks Aide as Traffic Fallout Continues

New Jersey Gov. Christie fired one of his aides amid accusations his administration used a traffic jam as a weapon against a Democratic mayor.

Monday, January 06, 2014

Global Cooling: Is an Ice Age Coming?

The climate is changing, but not the way the climate change crowd predicted. Nature has made a mockery of global warming, so who are the real climate deniers?

Friday, December 13, 2013

Hungary Sliding Back to Nazi-Era Anti-Semitism?

Old scapegoats have come back to life in Hungary as an anti-Semitic party is a strong contender to finish second in upcoming elections. Evangelicals are very concerned.

Monday, November 18, 2013

'Everything Demolished:' Twisters Devastate Midwest

The Midwest is cleaning up after deadly storms ripped through several states this weekend. The twisters killed at least six people and leveled entire neighborhoods.

Wednesday, November 06, 2013

UK's Tommy Robinson: Racist, Bigot, or Hero?

Britain's Tommy Robinson has long been labeled a bigot for his stance against Sharia. While his departure from the EDL shocked some, it isn't a surrender.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Heathrow Employee Sacked over Alleged Insult to Islam

Nohad Halawi learned that in today's Britain, you'd better not be perceived as having insulted Islam at work because it could ruin your life.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Keep Your Health Plan? Promise Not Holding True

President Barack Obama promised that if you liked your health insurance plan, you could keep it. But today millions of people are finding out that's not true.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Fallout from NSA Spy Programs Continues to Spread

The damage from America's massive spying program continues to pile up.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Boston Beefs Up Security Ahead of World Series

Boston's Fenway Park is decked out for the World Series. But security is on the minds of Boston officials as the city prepares for game one Wednesday night.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Experts Saw Red Flags Ahead of Obamacare Rollout

President Barack Obama has vowed to fix Obamacare's broken website but some tech experts say that's going to take a long time.

Friday, October 18, 2013

Culture of Death: Belgium Eyes Child Euthanasia

Since 2002, Belgians have been euthanized for blindness, depression, and a botched sex change. Now, they want to allow euthanasia for children.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Angry Reid Says House Trying to 'Torpedo' Debt Deal

House Republicans unveiled their own proposal Tuesday even as bipartisan negotiations continued in the Senate to end the shutdown.

Tuesday, October 08, 2013

President to House: 'We Won't Negotiate under Threat'

As the budget battle continues in Washington, But President Barack Obama told House Republicans seeking negotiations Tuesday that he's not budging. 

Wednesday, October 02, 2013

Germany's Quest to Stamp Out Home Schooling

Germany continues to hunt down and persecute homeschoolers. Yet another family has been targeted by the Jugendamt in its quest to wipe out educational freedom.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Government Shuts Down amid Congressional Fighting

Congress plunged the nation into a partial government shutdown as a long-running dispute over Obamacare stalled a temporary funding bill.

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Vigils Mark One Year Imprisonment of Pastor Saeed

Thursday marked one-year since American Pastor Saeed Abedini was thrown into an Iranian prison. He is serving an eight-year sentence because of his Christian faith.

 

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Obama: US Will Fight Against Nukes in Iran

After some recent missteps in Middle East policy. President Obama told the world body that the U.S. is not backing down from its opposition to Iran's nuclear program.

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Navy Yard Shooter Had Mental Health History

An intense FBI investigation to uncover the motive of the Washington Navy Yard shooter is underway as new information indicates that shooter had a history of disturbing behavior.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

After 9/11: Is the West Protecting Radical Islam?

Twelve years have passed years since 9/11, and Western leaders still refuse to get real about the threat of radical Islam.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Game-Changer? Syria Agrees to Turn over Weapons

Syria has agreed to a Russian proposed deal to turn its chemical weapons cache over to the international community.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Defense Sec. Hagel Says US 'Ready to Go' on Syria

Judging from the rhetoric coming out of the mouths of Western leaders, the United STates and its allies appear to have already decided to attack Syria.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

'Poison Gas' Claims in Syria Crossing Obama's Red Line?

In Syria, there are reports of at least 100 casualties following an alleged "poison gas" attack near the capital.

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Crisis of Conscience: Anti-Semite Learns He's a Jew

What do you do when you learn you're the very thing you hated? CBN News reports from Budapest on one man's crisis and amazing transformation.

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

State Department Evacuates US Embassy in Yemen

Under the cover of darkness and high security, the United States has now evacuated almost all of its personnel from Yemen on an Air Force C-17.

Friday, August 02, 2013

Bipartisan Opposition Grows over NSA Spy Programs

The tide seems to have turned decisively in Congress against the National Security Agency's domestic spying program.

Thursday, August 01, 2013

Americans Fed Up with NSA's Spy Programs?

While National Security Agency head Gen. Keith Butler was justifying the NSA's domestic spying program at a hacker's convention Wednesday, hecklers cut him off.

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

GOP Says 'No Deal' to Obama's 'Grand Bargain'

President Obama is calling his new tax proposal to Republicans a "grand bargain for middle class jobs." But GOP lawmakers are less than impressed.

Monday, July 29, 2013

FBI Rescues 105 Kids in US Sex Trafficking Op

When families break down, children often hit the streets and try to survive on their own, many turning to prostitution within days after running away.

Monday, July 29, 2013

Israeli Calls Prisoner Release a 'Shame to America'

The U.S. announced the resumption of Israeli-Palestinian talks Sunday after years of stalemate. But the new step has already come with a high price for Israel.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

German Homeschoolers Head to US Supreme Court

Attorneys for Christian parents who fled Germany to home school their children freely in America are taking their case to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Friday, July 19, 2013

Blood Libel: Murder-Inciting Video Called a Hoax

The French government has decided facts don't matter, legitimizing a possible hoax that has contributed to the murder of many Americans and Israelis.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Experts Warn Iran Still Active in Latin America

The State Department says Iran's influence in Latin America is "waning," but some experts say that assessment is wrong.

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

NSA Whistleblower Target of International Manhunt

Edward Snowden is now the target of an international manhunt by federal agents after revealing top secret information about the NSA's data collection programs.

Tuesday, June 04, 2013

Military Heads Grilled on Sex Assault Problem

On Capitol Hill, all the heads of the U.S. armed forces appeared before the Senate Armed Services Committee. They were grilled about sexual assault in the military. 

Tuesday, June 04, 2013

EU Gone Bad: Islam, Tribalism & Economic Crisis

Europe is coming unglued: societies are descending into tribalism, people are rioting -- all the rotten fruit of political correctness and multiculturalism.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

EU Lifts Syria Embargo, Sparking Fears of Arms Race

The European Union's decision to lift its arms embargo on Syria is raising concerns about a new arms race in that country's civil war.

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Faith Leaders Mull Implications of Boy Scout Vote

The Boy Scouts threw open its ranks to gay Scouts but not gay Scout leaders -- a fiercely contested compromise that some warned could fracture the organization.

Monday, May 20, 2013

Oklahoma City Tornado Kills Dozens

The two-mile-wide tornado that destroyed the Oklahoma suburb of Moore on Monday, killed at least 51 people, including 20 children, and injured an estimated 230 others.

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

US Court Denies German Home-Schoolers Asylum

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the Obama administration's refusal to grant asylum to the Romeike family.

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Families Celebrate Ohio Women's Homecoming

Celebrations continued in Cleveland, Ohio, Wednesday for the three women found after being missing for a decade.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Tip of the Iceberg: Gosnell Case Exception or Rule?

A new undercover video shows Dr. Kermit Gosnell may not be the only abortion doctor engaging in questionable practices.

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Ireland Abortion Restrictions Under Fire

Thirty-thousand Irish citizens converged on Dublin in January to tell the government to leave Ireland's pro-life law alone.

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Presidents Unite for Bush Library Dedication

All the living American presidents unite in Dallas Thursday to salute one of their own.

Monday, April 15, 2013

US Searches for Answers in Deadly Boston Bombings

The full weight of the U.S. government is behind work Tuesday to find out who is responsible for Monday's Boston Marathon bombing that left at least three dead.

Friday, April 12, 2013

France on the Brink of Legalizing Gay Marriage

In the streets of Paris Christians kneel and pray, asking God to deliver France from a same-sex marriage bill that they believe will amount to a new French revolution.

Monday, April 08, 2013

Thatcher Remembered as Political Titan, Cultural Icon

Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's legacy as a political titan and cultural icon remains intact in the U.K. and around the world.

Thursday, April 04, 2013

US Troops on Alert Along North, South Korea Border

The war of words continues to escalate on the Korean Peninsula while the US beefs up its presence there by sending in additional warships.

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Experts: Democracy Fails without Religious Liberty

Three of the top experts on worldwide persecution are blaming multiculturalism and a politically correct culture for caring less and less about the rights of Christians.

Friday, March 22, 2013

Sweden Grants Iran Christian Reza Jabbari Asylum

Christians in Iran face arrest, torture, even death. But Sweden wants to send Iranian Christian asylum seekers back to Iran where they could be killed.

 

Friday, March 15, 2013

Americans Warned: Home Schoolers Stripped of Rights

The Obama administration has stated in court that home schooling is not a parental right -- an assertion some say should frighten American parents.

Friday, March 15, 2013

TSA Defends Allowing Small Knives on Planes

Is it really a good idea to allow knives, even small ones, onboard airplanes?TSA officials say yes, but many critics in Congress don't agree.

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Sex Abuse Victims Hope New Pope Will Push Reform

As Pope Francis takes over at the Vatican, many wonder if he'll push for reform and try to resolve the sexual abuse scandal that has marred the Church in recent years.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Hackers Pose Increasing Threat to US Celebrities

An increasing number of high-profile figures are coming forward to admit they may have been hacked.

Saturday, March 09, 2013

Karzai's US-Taliban Collusion Claim 'Categorically False'

President Hamid Karzai accused the United States of working with the Taliban to show that violence in Afghanistan will increase if U.S. troops leave.

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez Leaves Mixed Legacy

The death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has pundits debating his legacy.

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Commuters Spend Billions Just Sitting in Traffic

Traffic congestion costs $121 billion in wasted time and fuel, according to an annual study of national driving patterns released Tuesday

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Thousands in Ireland Hold Vigil for 'Pro-Life Promise'

As many 30,000 people attended a pro-life vigil in Dublin's Merrion Square recently to oppose any changes to abortion legislation in the Republic of Ireland.

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Lance Armstrong Confesses to Oprah about Doping

After years of denials, famed-cyclist Lance Armstrong has admitted to doping: using performance enhancing drugs to help his cycling career.

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Warning! America May Be Going the Way of France

France should be a warning to Americans who have just voted for four more years of big government spending.

Tuesday, January 08, 2013

Chavez Death Rumors Fly ahead of Inauguration

Venezuelan lawmakers have postponed this week's inauguration for Hugo Chavez, who hasn't been seen since he went to Cuba for cancer treatment.

Monday, December 17, 2012

Iranian Converts Bringing Life to German Church

Europe has been called the new dark continent with church attendance being very low. But revival has come to some German churches in an unexpected way.

Monday, December 17, 2012

Swedish Appeals Court Ends Parental Rights

First the Swedish government took their son away. Now an appeals court has terminated their parental rights -- all because they homeschooled their son.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Unions Routed, Mich. Becomes ‘Right-to-Work’ State

It's something many thought they'd never see: Michigan, one of the nation's strongest union states, is now a right-to-work state -- and it happened with lightning speed.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

US Could Become World's Largest Exporter of Oil

As gas prices drop, there are signs the United States is on track to become the world's largest exporter of oil, surpassing countries like Saudi Arabia and Iran.

Monday, December 10, 2012

High Stakes: Supreme Court to Weigh in on Prop 8

In what could be one of the most important Supreme Court rulings in U.S. history, the high court will decide whether California's gay marriage ban is constitutional.

Friday, December 07, 2012

'Generation Identity' Wages War on France Islamization

CBN News has been the leader in reporting on the steady Islamization of France. Now there is another sign that France is breaking down: the rise of  'Generation Indentity.'

Tuesday, December 04, 2012

Tensions Escalate over Fiscal Cliff Stand-Off

As the clock winds down on the fiscal cliff, relations appear to have grown chilly between President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner.

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Powerball Jackpot Winners in Missouri, Arizona

The record-breaking Powerball jackpot has two winning tickets. Powerball officials announced overnight the tickets were sold in Missouri and Arizona.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Once Sacred Tax Deductions Could Be Chopped

As lawmakers try to work out a deal to reduce the budget deficit, two tax deductions once thought sacred could be trimmed or cut. It could hit square in the pocketbook.

Monday, November 19, 2012

Election, Gun Ban Fears Stoking Increased Sales?

Whether it's fear of tighter regulations or fear of a deeper economic crisis, vendors say gun sales are up since the election.

Monday, November 12, 2012

French Media Ignores Protest against Radical Islam

A broad coalition of groups from across France have come together because they feel like they are losing their country to radical Islam.

Thursday, November 08, 2012

Home-Schoolers Challenge Home Education Crackdown

Leaders in the worldwide home-schooling movement recently gathered in Berlin to defend the right of parents to educate their children at home.

Monday, October 29, 2012

Spain's Secret Shame: Baby Black Market Exposed

Spain is reeling from one of the worst crimes since World War II. Hundreds of thousands of infants stolen and sold on the black market. Now the victims want justice.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Suspect Questioned in Fed Reserve Bomb Plot

Authorities in New York City are questioning a man who allegedly tried to blow up the Federal Reserve, to find out if he has contacts to other terrorists in the United States.

Thursday, October 04, 2012

Fascist Movement Dawning in Greece amid Crisis

As European union leaders continue to fiddle in Brussels, southern Europe is beginning to burn. Greece is at risk of a growing fascist movement.

Thursday, October 04, 2012

FBI Cracks Russian Espionage Ring in New York

In a case spanning from New York to Texas, the FBI has cracked an espionage ring that was shipping critical military technology to Russia.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012

Economic Woes Key in First Presidential Debate

The president will likely be on the defense in Wednesday's debate, trying to explain how an economy with a jobless rate above 8 percent has begun to rebound.

Tuesday, October 02, 2012

Candidates Role Play Ahead of High Stakes Debate

President Obama and Mitt Romney are focused on Wedesday's first presidential debate, role playing with advisers in preparation for the big night.

Monday, October 01, 2012

Romney, Obama Seek to Lower Debate Expectations

President Obama and Mitt Romney are scaling back campaigning as they gear up for the first of three presidential debates scheduled to take place in Denver.

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Euro Death Spiral: Spain, Greece in Total Emergency

The debt crisis plaguing several eurozone countries has crushed their economies. And now the situation in Spain and Greece is worsening.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Kids in Limbo as Chicago Teachers Continue Strike

The strike means that more than 350,000 children are out of school, with many working parents trying to find care for them.

Thursday, September 06, 2012

Spain's Mortgage Fiasco Leaves Middle Class Homeless

Spain is swirling down the economic drain as poverty is spreading. Officials have been trying to prevent the country from becoming another Greece.

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

UN: Time to Take Action on Skyrocketing Food Prices

Three U.N. food agencies have urged governments to take quick action to curb rising prices of corn, wheat, and soybeans. They fear a repeat of the 2007-2008 food crisis.

Friday, August 24, 2012

State Meltdown: Greece on Brink of Total Failure

As EU officials try to figure out how to rescue Greece, people continue to suffer. Many fear the problems are so deep, nothing will able to stop a total state meltdown.

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Black Pastors: Obama's Gay Marriage Support a 'Disgrace'

African-American pastors say that by embracing same-sex marriage, President Barack Obama threatens the stability of family, especially within the black community.

Monday, July 30, 2012

Afghan Refugees: Life in Greece Worse than Taliban

Greece's economic meltdown is causing society to unravel, and some are looking for scapegoats -- like refugees from Afghanistan and immigrants from other nearby nations.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Gun Control Questions Heat Up after Colo. Shooting

As authorities continue to unfold details surrounding the movie theater massacre in Aurora, Colo., a national debate over gun control is reigniting.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Wild Weather Heats Up More Global Warming Claims

Some scientists claim the recent record-setting heat wave and severe weather across the nation is all because of climate change. But are they right?

Monday, July 09, 2012

Euro Tragedy: Why EU is Crumbling Before our Eyes

It may be only a matter of time before the financial crisis in Europe rocks the rest of the world. Meanwhile, European leaders have yet to find a solution.

Tuesday, July 03, 2012

Millions Still without Power Seek Relief from Heat

Three days after powerful storms tore across the midwest and East Coast some two million customers are still without power.

Monday, June 18, 2012

Pro-Euro Party Wins Greek Election; Skeptics Linger

There was a global sigh of relief as Greeks elected a party that wants to keep Greece in the European Union. But skeptics warn celebration may be premature.

Saturday, June 09, 2012

Spanish Stocks Rise on News of $125 Billion Bailout

Eurozone finance ministers issued the line of credit to the Spain to rescue banks and an economy still devastated after the collapse of a real estate bubble.

Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Wisconsin Voters Decide Walker's Future in Office

Wisconsin voters are deciding whether to boot Republican Gov. Scott Walker and replace him with Milwaukee's Democrat Mayor Tom Barrett.

Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Critical Mass: Eurozone Dominoes Threatening to Fall

Economists have worried all along that the nations in the eurozone would start to fall like dominoes. Now the dominoes seem to be moving.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Warning: What Happens in Europe Won't Stay There

International economists are warning that Europe's economy is in dire straits, with some saying the situation is "a slow motion train wreck," that isn't going away.

Friday, May 18, 2012

Facebook IPO: Experts Caution 'Buyer Beware'

Friday is an historic day on Wall Street, the first day of trading shares of Facebook. But buyer beware: Initial public offerings of tech stocks don't always do well.

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Budget Fail: President Obama's Plan Gets Zero Votes

President's Obama's budget went down in flames in the Senate 99-0 after a resounding defeat in the House. Now both parties are accusing each other of not caring.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Greece Facing 'Catastrophe' after Failed Agreement

The head of a major Greek business organization is warning that Greece faces "catastrophe" after political leaders failed to agree on a new coalition government.

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Obama Defends Same-Sex Marriage on 'The View'

President Obama took his case on gay marriage to women on ABC's "The View" and to the gay and lesbian community with a Ricky Martin fundraiser in New York.

Monday, May 14, 2012

Buzz over Obama Gay Marriage not Dying Down

The first Sunday after President Obama's decision to back same-sex marriage had pulpits and news programs buzzing.

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Europe's Bleak Economy Spawns 'Lost Generation'

As Europe slides toward an economic meltdown, the crisis has created a new "lost generation," a large percent of young people unable to get work despite education.

Monday, April 23, 2012

Debt Crisis: Europe Postponing Day of Reckoning?

European leaders are leading the public to believe the worst of its debt crisis is over. But many believe the eurozone in its present form is in the throws of death.

Monday, April 16, 2012

Europe's Climate Change Alarmism a Religious Belief?

Skeptics believe the alarmist view on climate change is like a religious cult. Europe's belief in a coming climate change apocalypse appears unshakeable.

Friday, April 13, 2012

Despite Failure, World Denounces N.Korea Launch

World leaders moved quickly to denounce North Korea's attempt to launch a long range rocket despite its failure, saying it violates U.N. Security Council resolutions.

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Romney Nomination Appears Set after Santorum Exit

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney now has a clear shot at President Obama in the race for the White House.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Presidential Race Shaping into Two-Man Face Off

A new poll out today shows the presidential race looking like a two-man face off, with President Obama enjoying the lead for now.

Monday, April 09, 2012

Swedish Home-Schoolers Flee 'Parental Inquisition'

Before 2010, it was possible to home school in Sweden. But laws now ban the practice in most cases, making parents criminals for wanting another option for their kids.

Monday, April 09, 2012

Is Iran Stalling for Time on Nukes, Again?

As a new round of high-stakes talks begins, the U.S. and its allies plan to give the Islamic Republic a final warning to shut down its nuclear facility deep in an Iranian mountain.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Dashed Hopes? Cuba Rejects Pope's Calls for Reform

The Cuban government has made it clear there will be no political reforms after Pope Benedict XVI's call for change on the communist island.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Author Exposes Hollywood's Biggest Hypocrites

Hollywood thinks of itself as the moral beacon for Americans, but a new book out is exposing a long trail of Tinseltown's own hypocrisy.

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Gas Prices Hurting Obama's Re-election Chances?

The rising cost of gasoline could jeopardize President Barack Obama's re-election chances, even as he spent the day in Oklahoma and Ohio touting his energy policy.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Swedish Home-School Family ‘Broken to Pieces’

Three years after Swedish authorities took the Johanssons' son for the "offense" of home schooling, some are likening the nation to the Soviet Union.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Belgistan? Sharia Showdown Looms in Brussels

The graffiti on a building in Belgium says it all: "Welcome to 'Belgistan." In fact, some are now calling it the Muslim capital of Europe.

Monday, February 06, 2012

Europe Snow Freezes Global Warming Claims

The European Union considers global warming to be a scientific fact. But now that Europe is in the freezer, many climate experts have gone silent.

Friday, February 03, 2012

Under Siege? Spain Resists Islamic 'Invasion'

The Koran instructs Muslims to conquer the whole world for Islam. It happened 1,300 years ago in Spain -- and some say it's happening again.

Wednesday, February 01, 2012

Russia Balks at UN Resolution on Syrian Fighting

Russia, one of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's strongest allies, said it will veto any United Nations action against Damascus.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

School Board: 'Bibleman' Stays, Despite Lawsuit Threat

In one Alabama school district, atheists want the Christian superhero "Bibleman" out of the classroom, but local Christians urged the school district to keep him.

Friday, January 27, 2012

English Crosses Culture, Unites Christians in Spain

Spreading Christianity in Europe can be tough, but in Barcelona, Spain, missionaries are using the English language and new outreach to reach residents.

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Gingrich, Romney in Near Dead Heat Race for Fla.

A two-man fight between Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich is shaping up ahead of next Tuesday's Florida primary.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Parents: Disabled Toddler Denied Kidney Transplant

The New Jersey parents of a 3-year-old girl are outraged that their daughter was denied a life-saving kidney transplant due to "mental retardation."

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Fungicide Sparks Probe of Imported Orange Juice

Before you drink your next glass of orange juice, you might want to check the label on the bottle or can.

Wednesday, January 04, 2012

Arctic Blast Freezes Roads, Crops on East Coast

A frigid blast of arctic air has made the first week of 2012 a very, very cold one for the East Coast. Icy roads are causing accidents and threatening crops.

Tuesday, January 03, 2012

Islamic 'Honor Violence' Rising in the West

As Muslims migrate to the West, and more Muslim young people adopt Western ways, honor violence is on the rise. 

Tuesday, January 03, 2012

Winter's Icy Chill Reaches Fla., Closes Roads

After taking December off, Old Man Winter finally showed up, bringing freezing temperatures and heavy snow to some areas.

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Gingrich a Target in Final Iowa GOP Debate

The Republican candidates will face off Thursday night in the last debate before the Iowa caucuses scheduled for Jan. 3.

Thursday, December 01, 2011

Early Results Give Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Victory

Early Egyptian election results put the Muslim Brotherhood in the lead -- a group that is no friend of the United States.

Monday, November 28, 2011

Spain's Green Disaster a Lesson for America

President Obama has said Spain should be a model for America in green technology. But economists say they should be a warning to America, not an example.

Friday, November 11, 2011

EU Debt Crisis Reaching Financial Meltdown

Now more than ever, the European Union is staring into a financial abyss as more experts are talking about the end of the euro.

Sunday, November 06, 2011

Economists Warn Eurozone Days May be Numbered

Some economists are now questioning whether anything can save the eurozone in its present form.

Monday, October 24, 2011

Mask of Peace: Brotherhood's Plot for Global Rule

The Muslim Brotherhood has become a major force in Mideast politics. But a new Norwegian film reveals the Brotherhood's plans for world domination.

Friday, October 07, 2011

Germany's Political Correctness Losing Grip on Culture

America has plenty of political correctness, but nothing like Germany, where it has ruled the culture for years. But there are signs things are changing.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Above the Law? German Agency Destroying Families

A CBN news investigation shows repeated human rights violations by the German government toward its own people. And the European Union is about to get involved.

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

NYC Upset Could Mean Bad News for Obama

Republican political novice Bob Turner emerged triumphant Tuesday in a congressional district that had gone to Democrats for nearly a century.

Friday, September 02, 2011

Tropical Storm Lee Brings Rain to the Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Lee, the 12th named storm of the season, dumped between 6 to 10 inches of rain along the Louisiana and Mississippi coast Sunday.

Thursday, September 01, 2011

Obama Moves Jobs Speech after Boehner Objects

After agreeing to the House speaker's request to delay his jobs speech, the president will have to face off against the NFL season opener on Thursday night.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Landmark Study Links Cosmic Rays to Climate Change

A major scientific study is casting fresh doubt on the theory of man-made climate change, revealing that it may be something far beyond the control of humans.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Northeast Still Reeling from Irene's Floodwaters

Hurricane Irene is long gone, but the floodwaters are still taking a toll on millions of Americans Wednesday, particularly in the Northeast.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Death Toll, Floodwaters Rise in Irene's Wake

The death toll and the floodwaters are still rising in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene, with at least 40 people dead and up to $10 billion in insured losses.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Signs of the Times: Natural Disasters Prevalent in 2011

Recent disasters around the world including earthquakes, floods, tornadoes and hurricanes have been the most destructive in human memory.

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Gadhafi Compound Seized, Leader's Location Unknown

The celebrations have turned to uncertainty for Libya's rebels, who have yet to claim victory in the capital city of Tripoli.

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Culture Crisis: Norway Tackles Muslim Immigration

CBN News travelled to Oslo to investigate reports that Muslim radicalism has been growing along with violence and intimidation against non-Muslims.

Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Media Blames Islamic Expert for Norway Massacre

Not long after the terrible massacre in Norway, the media started searching for scapegoats. One influential American blogger has become a prime target for blame.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Investigation Adds to Global Warming Doubt

NASA satellite data from the last 11 years shows Earth's atmosphere is allowing more heat to escape into space than computer models had predicted.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Veterans' Religious Censorship Suit Moves Forward

A court hearing is scheduled for next week in the suit of three veterans groups against the VA and Houston National Cemetery director Arleen Ocasio.

Friday, July 08, 2011

Save or Spend? Norway's Commonsense Example

Norway, an oil-rich welfare nation, has many problems yet deficit spending is not one of them. Some say politicians in Washington, D.C., could learn a few things from them.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Greece Approves Austerity Bill as Riots Continue

Despite a second day of rioting Wednesday, lawmakers in Greece approved a key austerity bill intended to keep the country from defaulting on current loans.

Monday, June 20, 2011

EU Approves Second Bailout for Greece

The financial fiasco is far from over, and it still has big implications that could be felt around the globe.

Monday, June 06, 2011

Germany: Sprouts Not the Cause of E. Coli Outbreak

Initial tests showed that vegetable sprouts grown on an organic farm in northern Germany are not the source of Europe's deadly E. coli outbreak.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Homeless Joplin Residents Settle Where They Can

Rebuilding Joplin, Mo., after the recent tornado will take years, but many residents need a roof over their heads now.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Tentacles of Islam Slowly Enveloping Europe?

While the idea of Muslims taking over Rome may seem far-fetched, the historically Christian capital of Italy is now the site of the largest mosque in Europe.

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Fmr Muslim: Danish Church Waking to Gospel Call

One former Muslim is sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ with Denmark's Muslim population.  But it's not without a price.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Mississippi Rising: Cajun Country Braces for Flood

The mighty Mississippi River continued to threaten New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Friday, with floodwaters that could breach levees protecting those cities.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Floodwaters Leave Memphis, Trickle South

Officials in Memphis are assessing the damage from one of the worst floods in decades, while residents in Mississippi and Louisiana brace for what's to come.

Monday, May 09, 2011

Memphis Residents Brace for Miss. River Crest

The Mississippi River is nearing two feet above major flood stage in Memphis, Tenn., and the waters are still rising.

Thursday, May 05, 2011

European Press Condemns Obama's 'License to Kill'

Bin Laden's death has been viewed as good news in most nations. But some in the European media are upset over the "assassination" of the al Qaeda leader.

Wednesday, May 04, 2011

Court Finds Man Guilty for 'Racist' Muslim Comments

A Danish court has found a leading Islamic expert guilty of racism for his comments about Muslims, the latest ruling in an ongoing battle between free speech and Islam in Europe.

Tuesday, May 03, 2011

Bin Laden Raid Began with Guantanamo Tip

Intelligence experts had long said that 9/11-mastermind Osama bin Laden was hiding in Pakistan. They were right.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Radical Islamic Threat Grips Denmark

Denmark has been a strong ally in the global war on terror. But when it comes to the threat of radical Islam in its own borders, there's indeed "something rotten" there.

Monday, April 25, 2011

Yemeni President Fights Calls to Step Down

Recent amateur video from the southern city of Taiz in Yemen showed forces loyal to the country's embattled president attacking protesters again.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Critics: Defamation Rule Designed to Guard Islam

While the most recent push for a defamation resolution was recently dropped by the U.N., rights groups warn it will likely be brought back in the future.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Muslim Women Protest French Burqa Ban

France's new law banning the Islamic face veil has been met with protests, arrests, and charges of Islamophobia.

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Ivory Coast: Gbagbo Negotiates Surrender Terms

Forces loyal to Ivory Coast's Laurent Gbagbo laid down their arms Tuesday, as the country's entrenched leader negotiated the terms of his surrender.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

The Earth Growing Colder? Sunspots May Hold Key

Scientists are studying the correlation between sunspot activity and the severe winters many parts of the world are experiencing.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Radiation Scare Impedes U.S. Nuke Strategy

The nuclear disaster in Japan could very likely kill what was supposed to be a resurgence of the nuclear industry in the United States.

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

Sex Ethics: Gay Lobby Tightens Grip on the UK

You can say a lot of things in Britain. You can mock the Bible and make fun of Christians. But don't suggest gays can change -- or you could lose your job.

Tuesday, March 01, 2011

Libya's Gadhafi Denies Protesters Even Exist

Even as protestors closed in around the capital city of Tripoli, Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi insisted he's "loved" by his country and no uprising exists.

Friday, February 04, 2011

Europe's Multiculturalism Leading to Civil War?

Multiculturalism was supposed to bring a multi-ethnic, multi-religious utopia to Europe. Instead, it's brought division, extremism and, some say, the prospect of civil war.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Tough Talks Expected as China's Leader Visits

This is Jintao's first state visit to America in five years, and likely his last as China's leader.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Tragedy Renews Debate on Gun Control Law

The tragedy in Arizona is renewing a heated national debate on gun control. Those who want stricter laws are using the shooting to make their case.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Navy Captain Loses Post over Lewd Videos

The Navy captain at the center of an investigation of crude videos shown to sailors onboard an aircraft carrier two years ago has been relieved of his command.

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

Muslim Halal Food Sales Supporting Terrorism?

CBN News has discovered that some of the money made from Muslim halal food sales is funneled to groups tied to terrorism.

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Bizarre Weather Adds Doubt to Global Warming

This winter's harsh weather and record-setting snow have many asking, what happened to global warming?

Tuesday, December 07, 2010

British Court Denies Bail to WikiLeaks Founder

Even while sitting behind bars in the London Tuesday, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange warned he'll publish more top secret U.S. documents.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Investors Fear EU Bailout Spells Financial Meltdown

Not everyone is happy about the European Union's proposed bailout of Ireland.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Korean Peninsula on High Alert after Skirmish

Military forces on the Korean Peninsula are on high alert after North Korea shelled a South Korean island early Tuesday. 

Monday, November 15, 2010

Welfare State: Europe's Economic Armageddon

Europe has long prided itself on its generous welfare system. But it's is now facing a grave financial crisis.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Thousands of UK Students Protest Tuition Hikes

Thousands of angry students marched through the streets of London, Wednesday, in protest of the government's plan to raise university tuition.

Friday, October 29, 2010

French Pension Strikes Losing Steam

Turnout was noticeably weaker this time around - a sign that the French are losing their appetite for the kind of violence and confrontation seen last week.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

French Gov't Not Backing Down on Pension Protests

France remains paralyzed after days of nationwide labor strikes.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Chilean Miners Emerge Changed Men after Rescue

An epic drama came to an end late Wednesday night when the last of the 33 trapped Chilean miners emerged from their captivity.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Ft. Hood Shooting Suspect Hearing Begins

Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, the Army officer accused of killing 13 people and injuring 32 others in a terror attack at Fort Hood, faced the military court that will determine the fate of his trial, Tuesday.

Monday, October 11, 2010

GOP's Paladino Labeled 'Homophobic' for Comments

New York Republican gubernatorial candidate Carl Paladino is in hot water after telling a group of Jewish leaders that he doesn't want children brainwashed into thinking homosexuality is acceptable.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

U.S. Tightens Security Following Threats in Europe

While the threat targets cities overseas, officials in the U.S. are urging Americans to pay closer attention and be on the look out for suspicious activity.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Neo-Nazism: Spirit of Hitler Still Alive in Germany

Though not a widespread phenomenon, the neo-Nazi movement continues to exist in small pockets across Germany.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Survey: American Knowledge of Religion 'Poor'

Atheists, Agnostics, Jews and Mormons outperformed Protestants and Catholics in questions concerning teachings and history.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Upper Midwest Residents Race against Rising Waters

Rising waters have forced evacuations in Wisconsin and Minnesota, but townspeople are working together to salvage what they can as floodwaters threaten just about everything.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Road Deaths Spur Crack Down on Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is still a leading cause of traffic deaths in the U.S.

Friday, September 17, 2010

Indonesian Pastors Attacks Highlight Rise in Extremism

A recent attack on two Indonesian Christian pastors have brought to light a Muslim extremist group who's leader has been named as a suspect.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Freed American Reunited with Mom after Iran Ordeal

An American hiker held for more than a year on charges of spying has been reunited with her mother in Muscat, Oman, after being freed by Iranian authorities.

Friday, September 10, 2010

San Bruno Mayor: 'Say Prayer for Those People'

A natural gas line that ruptured Thursday night sending a fireball high into the sky in a California neighborhood has killed at least four people and destroyed dozens of homes.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010

Ga. Deputies Rescue Man from Burning Car

Three Georgia sheriff deputies risked their lives Sunday rescuing a man from a burning car. Their bravery was captured by a deputy's dashboard camera.

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

'Islamization' of Paris a Warning to the West

The French people have become increasingly fed up with what they see as the growing Islamization of France.

Friday, August 13, 2010

Kids Fly Alone to Tenn., Parents Outraged

Southwest Airlines is under fire Friday after three kids, ages 11, 13 and 15, booked an airline to Nashville, Tenn., without their parents' permission.

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Washington Politics Cooling on Climate Change?

Cap and Trade should've been a slam-dunk for the White House. But it's collapse may be another sign that the climate change movement is continuing to decline.

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Atheism Aside: Peter Hitchens' Journey to Faith

One of Britain's most famous journalists and outspoken atheists has become a Christian. This has led to a very public literary debate with his older brother Christopher.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

White House Denies NASA Outreach to Muslims

The White House is contradicting a claim that the space agency, NASA, should be reaching out to the Muslim world.

Friday, July 09, 2010

New Palin Ad Shows 'Mama Grizzlies' on the Rise

Former Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin's latest political ad for conservative women is catching a lot of attention.

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Texans, Oil Spill Crews Prepare as Alex Strengthens

The National Hurricane Center has upgraded tropical storm Alex to a Category 1 hurricane.

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Longtime Sen. Robert Bird Dies at Age 92

Democratic Sen. Robert Byrd, a hard-charging power broker who steered billions of federal dollars to the state of his Depression-era upbringing, died Monday.

Friday, June 25, 2010

Bank Bill a Sweeping Overhaul of Wall Street

Lawmakers in Congress have agreed on the most ambitious overhaul of rules overseeing Wall Street since the Great Depression.

Monday, June 14, 2010

World Cup Played in Africa for First Time

Next to the Olympics, the World Cup is one of the biggest international sporting events

Friday, May 28, 2010

Nation Waits for Success of Oil Spill Plug

British Petroleum officials are saying it could be Sunday before it's known if efforts to pump heavy drilling mud and debris into the well have succeeded.

Friday, May 14, 2010

America's Approaching Debt Disaster

If you don't think the economic chaos in Greece can come to America, economists say think again. 

Friday, May 07, 2010

Markets Jittery After Calamitous Thursday

One day after a shocking plunge in the New York Stock Exchange, investors remain nervous.

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

Greek Workers Strike Over Bailout Deal

Angry workers walked off the job in Greece on Wednesday over major spending cuts aimed at saving the country from bankruptcy.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

EU Bails Out Greece, Crisis Far from Over

European leaders have agreed to help the debt-ridden Greek government with a $145 billion bailout. Even so the crisis is far from over.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Mexico's Drug War Enters New Deadly Phase

Drug gangs are raiding small border towns near the United States' southwest borders and have even burned down a church.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

British Christians Targets of Discrimination

Leaders of the Church of England have accused Britain's judges of being prejudiced against Christians and Christianity.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Adoptive Mom to be Investigated for Neglect

A Tennessee woman is being investigated for child neglect after sending her adopted son back to his native country of Russia alone.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Atheist Group Protests City Council Prayers

A group of atheists has launched a campaign to end city council prayers in Lakeland, Fla.

Friday, April 02, 2010

Supporters Rally Around Pope Amid Crisis

It's been a rough Holy Week for Pope Benedict XVI as he faces serious allegations about sex abuse and the Catholic Church -- but he has supporters.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Russia Mourns Suicide Bombing Victims

Tuesday is a day of national mourning in Russia, following Monday's double suicide bombing in the Moscow subway system.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Diplomats Urge Israel to Halt Expansions

World diplomatic leaders are calling on Israel and the Palestinians to return to peace negotiations, with the goal of creating an independent Palestinian state within two years.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Child Welfare Agency Echoes Nazi Germany?

It sounds like Nazi Germany -- families fear a loud knock on their door, police burst in, and take away their children. But It's not Nazi Germany. It's today's Germany.

Friday, March 05, 2010

Iraq Election a Turning Point for Democracy?

Iraqis will cast their votes Sunday in an important election that could be a turning point for democracy in that country.

Friday, February 12, 2010

Wild Winter of 2010: Snow Hits Every State

Snow has not fallen in every state today but all 50 states have some accumulation -- even the mountain tops of Hawaii.

Thursday, February 04, 2010

U.S. Missionaries in Haiti Ask to Await Trial at Home

The 10 U.S. missionaries charged with kidnapping in Haiti are asking to come home until their trial, despite a court ruling that they remain in jail without bail.

Friday, January 29, 2010

Doubts Heat Up over Global Warming Claims

Things are heating up for the United Nations climate panel as critics claim the group is using sloppy science in its climate change research.

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Dutch Politician Facing Trial for Hate Speech

This week the trial began for Dutch politician Geert Wilders, who is accused of hate speech.

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Israeli Docs, Charity Aid Ailing Quake Victims

As Haiti's earthquake victims are facing illness, doctors are scarce. So Operation Blessing has joined forces with a team of Israeli doctors to bring needed medical care.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

UK Olympic Mosque Project Scrapped

The group behind the mosque, Tablighi Jamaat, failed to meet a planning application deadline.

Thursday, January 14, 2010

China Warns Internet Companies to Obey the Law

China's ruling party newspaper warned Internet companies Thursday to obey government controls.

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Historic UK Church to Remain House of Worship

More and more historic British churches are being sold and converted into office buildings and hotels. But some are fighting the trend.

Thursday, December 17, 2009

In Copenhagen, Hopes for Climate Deal Slim

As President Obama heads to the Copenhagen climate summit,  hopes of hammering out a global warming deal are dwindling.

Monday, December 14, 2009

When Your Country Says You Don't Exist

They are known as 'The Erased.'  After almost two decades, thousands of Slovenians still do not officially exist.  Some referr to themselves as 'the living dead.'

Friday, December 04, 2009

Global Warming: Fact or Publicity Stunt?

The United Nations climate summit is going forward in Copenhagen despite what some are calling the worst scientific scandal of our time.

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Misdiagnosis: Coma Patient Awake All Along

A Belgian man who spent half his life in what doctor's thought was a vegetative state was fully conscious all along.

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Britain: A Glimpse of America's Future?

The size of America's government is exploding and if you want to see where big government will lead the U.S., take a look at Britain.

Thursday, November 05, 2009

Palestinian Pres. Threatens No Re-Election

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said, Thursday, that he will not seek re-election.

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Iran Hostage Anniv. Reveals Little Change

Thirty years ago, Wednesday, Islamic militants stormed the U.S. embassy in Tehran, setting off what became known as the Iran hostage crisis.

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

Europe Cracks Down on Home School Parents

Increasing custody cases in Europe have some saying officials there have declared war against home schooling and parental rights

Monday, November 02, 2009

Protests Brew in UK Over Radical Islam

Protestors converged on the town of Leeds in northern England in a face off over Islamic extremism over the weekend.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Islamic Extremism at Forefront of England Unrest

Concern has sparked in Manchester, England, that tensions between varying groups will continue to grow violent.

Thursday, October 08, 2009

Obama Struggles Under Failing Campaign Promises

From the latest deficit numbers to the lack of progress on Iran, President Barack Obama's problems are piling up and his poll numbers are sagging.

Wednesday, October 07, 2009

Learning from the 1976 Swine Flu Scare

Some 33 years ago, swine flu caused a nationwide panic and may have even helped bring down a presidency.

Tuesday, October 06, 2009

Obama Admin., Generals at Odds on Afghanistan

On the eve of 8th anniversary of the war in Afghanistan, some worry that the U.S. may be at risk of losing the war.

Monday, October 05, 2009

Germany Marks 20th Anniv. of Reunification

This year Germany celebrates the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, marking the day with festivals, concerts and parades - and tight security.

Friday, September 11, 2009

Newly Released Video Shows Different View of 9/11

New video has been released that shows the September 11, 2001 attacks through the lens of New York's amateur photographers.

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Is 'Islamophobia' a Worldwide Free Speech Threat?

Freedom of speech has been a hallmark of Christian civilization. But today there is less and less freedom to criticize Islam.

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Dramatic New Footage Released of 9/11

On Thursday, new amateur footage of the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City was released by the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.

Friday, September 04, 2009

Parents Say Couple Brainwashed Their Daughter

Bary's parents say they love their daughter and want her home.

Wednesday, September 02, 2009

War on Terror Weighing Heavy on Military Families

Behind all the numbers of troops on the ground and troops killed are real people with real lives.

Thursday, August 27, 2009

Vick Makes Eagles Debut amid Fan, Media Hostility

Michael Vick returns to the NFL Thursday, after serving prison time for running a dog fighting operation.

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Bomb Blasts in Afghanistan Amid Election Chaos

Five car bombs that detonated simultaneously rocked Afghanistan's southern city of Kandahar killing at least 36 people and wounding 64 others.

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

U.S. Coptic Christians Protest Egypt's Persecution

While Mubarak and President Barack Obama met at the White House, Egyptian Christians were outside protesting the persecution of the Egyptian church.

Friday, August 14, 2009

Woman Quits U.N. to Fight Against Sharia Law

Imagine being sent to prison for wearing pants. That's what happened to a woman in the African nation of Sudan.

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Judge to Rule on Fate of Christian Convert

A court will decide Aug. 21 whether Rifqa Bary will be emancipated and allowed to stay in Florida or returned to her parents in Ohio.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Medal Recipient has Controversial Views on Israel

The Obama administration's choice for America's highest civilian honor ran into opposition and some astonishment on both sides of the isle.

Monday, August 10, 2009

Christian Girl Says Her Muslim Family Will Kill Her

A young Ohio girl in hiding in Florida says she fears for her life because she is a Christian.

Thursday, August 06, 2009

Holocaust Hero: Lost and Found

Since surviving the Holocaust as a child, Israel's former chief rabbi spent decades searching for the man who saved his life but that search has ended.

Monday, August 03, 2009

Make Way for the Mega-Mosque

Some now call London the "Muslim capital of Europe." Now London could be home to the largest Mosque outside of the Middle East.

Thursday, July 30, 2009

Woman Fights Sudan Sharia Law in Pants

A woman who works for the United Nations is being prosecuted for wearing pants in public. Now she faces a painful punishment if convicted.

Thursday, July 30, 2009

Britain's War on Christianity: America's Future Fight?

The British government continues to push an aggressive gay rights agenda, while threatening to criminalize Christian speech and practice.

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Islamic Extremists Keeping Somalia in Turmoil

The troubled African nation of Somalia is once again at risk of falling into the hands of Islamic extremists.

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Va. Residents Say Saudi Academy Teaches Hate

The academy has been a source of local concern for years as a breeding ground for terrorists.

Monday, July 06, 2009

Hondurans Say Removal of Zelaya was Right

The new government and most Hondurans still believe the removal of President Zelaya was right.

Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Ousted Honduran President Vows Return

Ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya says he will return to his country Thursday, and plans to bring the leaders of Argentina and Ecuador with him.

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Sarkozy: Burqas Unwelcome in France

The French government has taken another step closer to banning the Muslim veils known as burqas.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Healthcare Reform: Cure Worse than the Disease?

The President is offering a government solution to drive down health care costs and make sure everyone has coverage. But its cost could exceed $1.5 trillion.

Friday, May 29, 2009

London Church Expelled by Diocese to Remain

One church congregation is fighting the trend to allow older church buildings to stand empty and unused.

Friday, May 29, 2009

Iraqi Christians Flee Country For Safety

More than half of Iraq's Christians have fled their country since the start of the war.

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Christians Still Fleeing Violence in Iraq

Iraq has lost more than half the Christians who once called the country home, and few who fled have plan to return.

Wednesday, May 06, 2009

Obama's Focus Turns to Afghan War

President Obama focuses his efforts on the war in Afghanistan Wednesday.

Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Activists Rally for N. Korean Christians

North Korea has long been recognized as one of the world's worst abusers of religious freedom.

Monday, May 04, 2009

Justice Confirmation Battle Brewing

Washington is gearing up for a confirmation fight over President Obama's choice to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice David Souter.

Monday, April 27, 2009

Global Cooling Earth's Little-Known Threat

The Obama administration says climate change is a serious health issue and the EPA has even labeled carbon dioxide as pollution.

Monday, April 27, 2009

Pakistani Christians in Danger as Taliban Grows

Just last week, Pakistan ratified a treaty with the Taliban, giving up control of the Swat Valley in return for promises of peace.

Thursday, April 09, 2009

Jew Hatred: Jihadists Take Cues from Nazis?

A German professor says that the spirit of the Nazi's "Final Solution" did not die with Hitler's regime, but was passed to Israel's enemies in the Middle East.

Thursday, April 09, 2009

The ANWR Debate: To Drill or Not to Drill

America is rich in oil. A potentially huge field in Alaska has been off limits for decades. But a majority of Americans say it's time to go for it.

Sunday, March 22, 2009

Planting a Lasting Covenant

Four hundred years ago, English settlers arrived on the shores of America with a revolutionary idea: to create a new society based on the laws of the Bible.

Sunday, March 22, 2009

French Ministry Takes Gospel to Internet

The Internet has been blamed for numerous social ills, but a ministry in France is taking the Gospel to cyberspace with spectacular results.