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July 7, 2008, 8:24 PM EDT
On the Spot (CNSNews.com) - With prices at the pump surpassing $4 a gallon, much attention has been focused on solutions. One proposal is a federal gas-tax holiday, an idea for which Sens. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) expressed differing degrees of support for during their presidential primary campaigns.
July 7, 2008, 8:24 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Members of Congress are split on whether the National Guard should end its deployment along the U.S.-Mexico border in July, as planned.
July 7, 2008, 8:24 PM EDT
Video (CNSNews.com) - Protesters -- some dressed in polar bear costumes -- gathered at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., on Friday to denounce ExxonMobil ads inside the new baseball stadium, which they said contradict the facility's environmentally friendly construction and operation.
July 7, 2008, 8:19 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com)- With only 70 days until the opening ceremonies of the Olympics in Beijing, human rights analysts say Communist China is cracking down on dissidents, adding to the already huge populations in its forced labor and child labor camps. Steven Mosher, president of the Population Research Institute, said that as a result of the crackdowns, human rights abuses will not be evident during the 2008 Olympics.
July 7, 2008, 8:19 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - For Chinese human rights activist Harry Wu, the politics of the Beijing Olympics are a "temporary issue," and efforts to boycott the Olympics are "in this moment impossible." But the eyes and ears of the world, Wu said, should still be focused on human rights abuses in Communist China.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(WARNING: This story contains graphic descriptions of artwork that is offensive.) (CNSNews.com) - Federal taxpayers are subsidizing a college in New York whose art school is currently displaying works that include a drawing of a man with a crucifix coming out of his rectum, a drawing of a man with a rosary coming out of his rectum, and rosaries decorated with penises.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Residents of Natick, Mass., say they will continue their fight to keep Natick High School's long-time nickname for sports teams: the "Redmen."On June 16, members of a school committee ignored the overwhelming majority of the town's residents, and voted unanimously (7-0) to end the use of the moniker. Silvio Mandino, a 1956 graduate of Natick High School who coined the nickname 51 years ago, told Cybercast News Service, "This is not over."
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Religious textbooks at the Islamic Saudi Academy (ISA) in Fairfax, Va., which have sparked controversy for content that allegedly promotes violence and hatred toward non-Muslims, will be rewritten and reissued by the time students return to school in the fall, said school officials.