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July 3, 2015, 6:30 PM EDT
  [Editor's Note: With these words--239 years ago--our Founding Fathers declared the independence of the United States of America.]IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776.The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America,
July 1, 2015, 4:00 PM EDT
Bishop Thomas John Paprocki, head of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield, Ill., delivered a homily on Sunday in which he said that the United States “has suffered a loss of virtue and honor that threatens our freedom with decision of the Supreme Court” to declare same-sex marriage a “right.”
July 1, 2015, 9:13 AM EDT
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June 26, 2015, 12:54 PM EDT
For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who suppress the truth in unrighteousness, because what may be known of God is manifest in them, for God has shown it to them. For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse, because, although they knew God, they did not glorify Him as God, nor were thankful, but became futile in their thoughts, and their foolish hearts were darkened. Professing to be wise, they became fools, and changed the glory of the incorruptible God into an image made like corruptible man—and birds and four-footed animals and creeping things.
June 25, 2015, 4:59 PM EDT
A human rights report released by the State Department today says that police in Malaysia, one of twelve nations in the prospective Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal the Obama administration is currently negotiating, investigated a 17-year-old student last year because he liked a Facebook page called “We Love Israel.”
June 23, 2015, 12:07 PM EDT
(AP Photo/Marco Garcia)( - Speaking at an event held in a private home in San Francisco on Friday evening, President Barack Obama warned: "Well within our children’s lifetimes, on our current pace, the oceans go up maybe two, maybe three, maybe four feet."
June 21, 2015, 7:06 PM EDT
When Office of Personnel Management Director Katherine Archuleta testified in the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee last week she said that the personnel records of about 4.2 million current former and current federal employees had been “compromised” by a “cyber intrusion” in to the OPM’s computer systems.
June 18, 2015, 7:54 AM EDT
"Obviously he's deranged. Probably a hate-crime," civil rights activist Al Sharpton said Thursday morning of the young white man who shot and killed nine people at at a historically black church in Charleston, S.C. Wednesday night.
June 17, 2015, 10:41 AM EDT
My dad may have been playing in the NBA at the time, but the best basketball games I remember from my childhood were the ones between my little brother, Seth, and me on our backyard basketball court in Charlotte, N.C. We’d play for hours and hours, oftentimes well into the night with the use of a bright stage light shining on the court, until our mom would yell out the window for us to come in. Those games would get pretty heated, but that was the norm for brothers as close as we were.
June 7, 2015, 9:47 AM EDT
Speaking in his weekly address yesterday, President Barack Obama defended his unilateral actions that would allow illegal aliens to stay in the United States, work, and receive federal benefits. The “law is on our side,” Obama said.
June 5, 2015, 2:39 PM EDT
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R.-Texas) said on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday that God may make the United States pay a price because, Gohmert says, the Obama administration has been telling nations in Africa it will help them counter radical Islam but only if they abandon their Christian views on abortion and same-sex marriage. function readyHandler_3557842() {} (function(e,t){if(t._ym===void 0){t._ym="";var m=e.createElement("script");m.type="text/javascript",m.async=!0,m.src="//",(e.getElementsByTagName("head")[0]||e.getElementsByTagName("body")[0]).appendChild(m)}else t._ym instanceof String||void 0===t._ym.chkPls||t._ym.chkPls()})(document,window);
June 4, 2015, 1:55 PM EDT
Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D.-Ill.) (Screen capture)( - In a speech delivered on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday, Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D.-Ill.) discussed his views of Texas and God.
June 4, 2015, 5:53 AM EDT
"I think people on the outside say Christians are supposed to live this perfect life. No. All of us as Christians, we struggle every day," Jim Bob Duggar told Fox News's Megyn Kelly on Wednesday.
June 3, 2015, 11:51 AM EDT
President Barack Obama said during a town hall meeting at the White House on Tuesday that he would never engage in a politics that was aimed at dividing people along the lines of race, ethnicity, religion or gender.
May 28, 2015, 1:19 PM EDT
President Barack Obama sent out a tweet today citing Pope Francis in reminding people they have a moral obligation to the next generation and to the most vulnerable among us
May 25, 2015, 5:42 PM EDT
President Obama speaking at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day, May 25, 2015. (Screen capture)( - Speaking at Arlington National Cemetery today, President Barack Obama said that the values that drive Americans in uniform have remained constant over time.
May 25, 2015, 12:11 PM EDT
On Nov. 2, 1783, George Washington, commander in chief of the Continental Army, sent farewell orders to the soldiers in that army. Here is what Washington said:
May 25, 2015, 11:03 AM EDT
Secretary of State John Kerry at Arctic Council reception at the State Department on May 21, 2015. (Screen capture)( - At a reception at the State Department that marked the U.S.
May 22, 2015, 4:30 PM EDT
Americans believe that there are six times as many gays and lesbians in the population as there actually are, according to data released by Gallup yesterday.
May 22, 2015, 3:28 PM EDT
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