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A-list stars to Amnesty International: 'No' to legalizing prostitution

A-list stars to Amnesty International: 'No' to legalizing prostitution

Hathaway, Winslet and Streep join 400 prominent signatories against this vicious trade

PEW report: world poverty declines at unprecedented rate

PEW report: world poverty declines at unprecedented rate

World's poor population plunged from 29% in 2001 to 15% in 2011

University of Virginia grads sue magazine over false campus rape story

University of Virginia grads sue magazine over false campus rape story

Three men allege Rolling Stone's inaccuracies inflicted 'vicious and hurtful attacks'

Genetics expert affirms literal reality of Adam and Eve

Genetics expert affirms literal reality of Adam and Eve

Georgia Purdom of Answers in Genesis says DNA research is confirming the biblical account

Youth group, 77 years old, offers churches an option to the Boy Scouts

Youth group, 77 years old, offers churches an option to the Boy Scouts

Christian Service Brigade has hosted faith-based programs for millions of boys

Filipino sect sues hip-hop singer Chris Brown for concert no-show

Filipino sect sues hip-hop singer Chris Brown for concert no-show

Iglesia ni Cristo demands $1 million from American star and Canadian promoter

A seminary descends into sexual anarchy

A seminary descends into sexual anarchy

Only in (modern) America: A uniquely vulgar reference to the Messiah's return

Fourth Planned Parenthood video shows pricing and legal obfuscations

Fourth Planned Parenthood video shows pricing and legal obfuscations

Putting it under 'research' gives us a little bit of an overhang over the whole thing'

Filipino sect sues hip-hop singer Chris Brown for concert no-show

Filipino sect sues hip-hop singer Chris Brown for concert no-show

Iglesia ni Cristo demands $1 million from American star and Canadian promoter

American hip-hop singer Chris Brown is not yet off the hook in the $1-million estafa charge filed against him by the influential religious sect Iglesia ni Cristo (INC).

Justice Secretary Leila de Lima said while Brown was allowed to leave the country on Friday afternoon, the preliminary in...

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A-list stars to Amnesty International: 'No' to legalizing prostitution

A-list stars to Amnesty International: 'No' to legalizing prostitution

Hathaway, Winslet and Streep join 400 prominent signatories against this vicious trade

More than 400 national and international women's rights groups, including the Coalition Against Trafficking in Women (CATW), human rights advocates, medical doctors, actors and directors, fashion designers, faith-based organizations and concerned individuals from over 30 countries signed an open...

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Born at 23 weeks, baby goes home healthy after 345 days in hospital

Born at 23 weeks, baby goes home healthy after 345 days in hospital

Dad put his wedding ring around the foot of his 22-ounce son

A North Dakota boy finally goes home after spending nearly his first year of life in the hospital.

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American who spied for Israel against U.S. will be paroled

American who spied for Israel against U.S. will be paroled

Jonathan Pollard has served 30 years despite Jewish pressure for an earlier release

It was announced on Tuesday that Jonathan Pollard, who has spent 30 years - half his life - in an American prison on charges of spying for Israel, will be released on Friday, November 20.

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Three reasons why millennials should read 'The Colson Way'

Three reasons why millennials should read 'The Colson Way'

Prison Fellowship founder, himself a jailed White House aide, can inspire a new generation

Never heard of Charles "Chuck" Colson? Neither had I until graduate school, a mere five years ago. It was a particularly challenging time in my life. A recently broken relationship toppled with a concentration change and downright theological confusion. I'll spare you the details, but the rejecti...

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University of Virginia grads sue magazine over false campus rape story

University of Virginia grads sue magazine over false campus rape story

Three men allege Rolling Stone's inaccuracies inflicted 'vicious and hurtful attacks'

Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity who were portrayed in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a lawsuit against the publication and the article’s author, court records show.

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PEW report: world poverty declines at unprecedented rate

PEW report: world poverty declines at unprecedented rate

World's poor population plunged from 29% in 2001 to 15% in 2011

The share of the global population that is poor plunged from 29% in 2001 to 15% in 2011, elevating the living standards of 669 million people, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of the most recently available data.

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Charge: State Dept. bars Christians from testifying about persecution

Charge: State Dept. bars Christians from testifying about persecution

Gatestone Institute documents a horrendous month of Muslim persecution in May

During the height of one of the most brutal months of Muslim persecution of Christians, the U.S. State Department exposed its double standards against persecuted Christian minorities.

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Homosexual baker rips LGBT activists for suing Christian bakery

Homosexual baker rips LGBT activists for suing Christian bakery

Are you stupid?' asks Jesse Bartholomew—weddings are about affection, not 'bullying'

Days after it was announced that Oregon bakers Aaron and Melissa Klein, owners of Sweetcakes by Melissa, would be fined $135,000 for declining to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple, Jesse Bartholomew, a self-identified gay baker, slammed the LGBT community for "bullying" and "being a Nazi."...

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Portugal adopts pro-life reforms designed to save babies from abortion

Portugal adopts pro-life reforms designed to save babies from abortion

Women would receive pre-abortion counseling and pay part of the abortion expense

In Portugal, abortion proponents are upset over a new pro-life bill that requires women to receive counseling prior to an abortion and pay for it themselves.

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Youth group, 77 years old, offers churches an option to the Boy Scouts

Youth group, 77 years old, offers churches an option to the Boy Scouts

Christian Service Brigade has hosted faith-based programs for millions of boys

In light of the recent announcement by the Boy Scouts of America to allow openly gay men to serve as local troop leaders, churches that host boy scout troops are faced with an important and difficult decision.

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Genetics expert affirms literal reality of Adam and Eve

Genetics expert affirms literal reality of Adam and Eve

Georgia Purdom of Answers in Genesis says DNA research is confirming the biblical account

Modern-day DNA research is confirming the biblical account of Adam and Eve, according to one genetics expert. 

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From Russia to Syria: ISIL recruits Russian and Central Asian Muslims

From Russia to Syria: ISIL recruits Russian and Central Asian Muslims

Terror regime has drawn an estimated 3,500 fighters from former Soviet Union

The rise of the Islamic State, in Syria and Iraq, and its impact on the surrounding region of Eurasia have raised concerns in Russia and in the republics of Central Asia over extent of the possible IS influence.

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Americans rank Bible as by far the most influential book in history

Americans rank Bible as by far the most influential book in history

Survey: 58% see Bible as having most historical impact, 5% cite Darwin's Origin of Species

What better book to read at the beach than one with the power to introduce you to the God who made the oceans?

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