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Ridiculous! Shop Bans Child for Pregnancy Question

Most 4-year-olds say the first words that come to mind. But that tendency recently got one little boy banned from a Connecticut donut shop.

Updated 11 minutes ago

Tough Texas Law Credited with Drop in Abortions

A new Texas law has spurred a dramatic decline in the number of abortions performed in state.

Updated 18 minutes ago

Afghan Gunmen Murder Christian Aid Workers

Two Christian aid workers were killed in a vicious attack on an Afghanistan street Thursday.

Updated 21 minutes ago

White House Mulls Refugee Program for Border Crisis

President Barack Obama is meeting with his central American counterparts Friday to discuss the influx of young immigrants from their countries to the United States.

Updated 35 minutes ago

Greek Church Offers Time-Out from Israel-Gaza War

During a brief humanitarian truce, some 1,000 Palestinians, most of them Muslims, left their homes and sought refuge in one of the only two churches in Gaza.

Updated 1 hour ago

Israel's Anti-Missile Iron Dome a 'God-Send'

Hamas has fired thousands of rockets in its relentless attacks on Israel, but very few are hitting their targets.

Updated 2 hours ago

Critics: US Conspicuously Absent in Ibrahim Release

Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudan mom who refused to recant her Christian faith even in the face of death, will soon head to the United States.

Updated 19 hours ago

Ukraine Rebels See Evangelicals as the Enemy

As tensions between Kiev forces and pro-Russian separatists escalate in eastern Ukraine, Christians are increasingly becoming targets of persecution in areas controlled by insurgents.

Updated 22 hours ago

It's Celebration Time: 20 Years of Christian World News

It's celebration time for Christian World News. We're celebrating 20 years of programming.

Updated 23 hours ago

Indiana School District Halts Teacher-led Prayers

The Vigo County School Corporation in Terre Haute, Indiana, is telling teachers and other staff they can't lead prayers during school-sponsored events.