The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and its Michigan affiliate are once again suing one of the nation’s largest Catholic hospital systems for refusing to perform abortions.
October 2, 2015, 11:28 AM EDT
October 1, 2015, 2:58 PM EDT
The federal government’s six-year-old, $30 billion Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Programs – which were designed to cut medical costs by allowing doctors and hospitals serving Medicare and Medicaid recipients to share test results and clinical data – are having the opposite effect, according to a new report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).
September 29, 2015, 4:12 PM EDT
As many as 14,000 residents of Seattle have been “tagged” by garbage collectors and full-time waste inspectors for throwing too many “compostables” in the trash – including uneaten food, and organic waste such as apple cores, egg shells and coffee grounds.
September 26, 2015, 4:26 PM EDT
The military readiness of the United States is being “degraded by social experimentation,” Maj. Gen. Robert Dees (U.S. Army-Retired) said Saturday at the Values Voter Summit in Washington.
September 26, 2015, 3:13 PM EDT
Radio talk show host Mark Levin said Saturday that conservatives are “sick and tired” of the Republican leadership in Congress “funding the Obama agenda.”
September 26, 2015, 2:29 PM EDT
Media Research Center (MRC) president Brent Bozell told hundreds of grassroot activists attending the Values Voter Summit in Washington that despite many setbacks, conservatives must not despair because their fight is ultimately for the nation's future.
September 25, 2015, 5:25 PM EDT
Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Vatican’s permanent observer to the United Nations, has backed away from his prior “verbatim inclusion of the UN sustainable development goals and targets” in the UN’s 2030 Agenda.
September 25, 2015, 4:52 PM EDT
September 25, 2015, 11:07 AM EDT
A team from Toronto broke the world speed record for a human-powered vehicle when their design – a recumbent bicycle encased in a bullet-shaped shell nicknamed “Eta” after the Greek symbol of efficiency– got up to 86.55 miles per hour last week at the World Human-Powered Speed Challenge.
September 24, 2015, 10:07 AM EDT
As of today, no major hurricanes, defined as Category 3 or above, have struck the continental U.S. in a record 119 months, according to hurricane data kept by the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Hurricane Research Division (HRC) dating back to 1851.
September 23, 2015, 2:11 PM EDT
Although the media’s focus is on Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear is the one at fault for not accommodating her religious beliefs as he is required to do under state law, says Kent Ostrander, executive director of The Family Foundation of Kentucky.
September 21, 2015, 2:29 PM EDT
http://cnsnews.com/news/article/barbara-hollingsworth/conservatives-lambaste-20-gop-senators-who-voted-amnestyRep. Dave Brat (R-VA) gave his own Republican congressional leadership a failing grade for not going “all in” to solve the nation’s fiscal problems and for not fighting President Obama’s executive overreach.http://cnsnews.com/news/article/barbara-hollingsworth/conservatives-lambaste-20-gop-senators-who-voted-amnesty
Catholic Leaders Denounce White House for Inviting Pro-Abortion, Gay Rights Activists to Pope’s Reception
September 18, 2015, 4:00 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) – Prominent Catholic and conservative leaders in the U.S. are denouncing the White House for including pro-abortion and gay rights activists on the guest list for a reception honoring Pope Francis when he visits Washington next week.
September 17, 2015, 12:21 PM EDT
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) vowed during the second GOP presidential debate that if he is elected president, he will “rip to shreds” President Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran, calling it “nothing short of catastrophic.”
September 17, 2015, 10:53 AM EDT
Carly Fiorina’s put-down of GOP front-runner Donald Trump for criticizing her looks was the most tweeted moment of Wednesday’s three-hour Republican presidential debate, Twitter reported
September 16, 2015, 2:56 PM EDT
David Daleiden, founder of the Center for Medical Progress (CMP), says that one of the main impacts of his group’s 30-month investigation into Planned Parenthood and the trafficking of aborted baby parts is that “you can no longer deny the violence” of abortion.
September 15, 2015, 3:56 PM EDT
More than three-quarters of Republican voters in four early primary states still oppose Obamacare and say they are much less likely to vote for a presidential candidate who has implemented it or promoted its Medicaid expansion provision, according to a new poll released by FGA Action, a non-partisan public policy group.
September 14, 2015, 5:41 PM EDT
Ten years after the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark Roe v. Wade decision overturned laws restricting abortion in all 50 states, President Ronald Reagan penned an unusual presidential essay confronting the "urgent moral crisis" of abortion and telling Americans they must choose between "the sanctity of life and the 'quality of life' ethic."
September 14, 2015, 3:28 PM EDT
Americans consistently underestimate how much is spent annually to educate children in the nation’s public schools, including how much teachers are being paid. But when they are told the actual amount, the percentage of the public that supports raising taxes to increase education spending plummets from about two-thirds (63 percent) to less than half (45 percent), according the ninth annual Education Next poll.
September 4, 2015, 1:59 PM EDT
Instead of preventing Iran from developing nuclear weapons, the deal brokered by Secretary of State John Kerry puts the U.S. “in far worse position to prevent a nuclear Iran,” two retired generals said in a report released by the New York-based Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs (JINSA).