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July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Once it became evident that lightning strikes were responsible for a mining tragedy in West Virginia - a tragedy initially blamed on International Coal Group's (ICG) Chief Executive Officer Wilbur Ross - ABC News reversed its reporting.However, ABC's updated account of the incident did not express any contrition toward Ross. In fact, he was "practically accused of murder" in a January 2006 broadcast, according to a special report on media coverage of business figures released by the Business & Media Institute (BMI) on Tuesday.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A survivor of Islamic Jihad in the 1970s is challenging Muslim Americans who reject radical teachings to "raise their voices" and to hold demonstrations in public venues across the country denouncing violent behavior. Brigitte Gabriel is a journalist and news producer who said she had first-hand experience with militant Muslims as a teenager living in Lebanon. The Jihad launched against Christians in Lebanon in 1975 and its relevance to contemporary politics was the focus of Gabriel's talk at the Heritage Foundation on Wednesday.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A renewed commitment to the "dignity of human life" and greater choice in education can help to rekindle the promise of America, President Bush said during the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C., on Friday.The president praised Catholic Americans for the role they have played in upholding the "self-evident truths" outlined in the Declaration of Independence. He also credited Catholic schools for providing inner city students with viable alternatives, while expressing concern over the long term durability of these institutions.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Critics who question the need for race-based affirmative action programs, among other politically controversial issues, are prominently featured in a new documentary that looks at academia's treatment of dissenting views.