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Chen Guangcheng: Forced Abortion in China 'Still Extensively Exists'

Blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng, whose dramatic escape from house arrest and flight to New York captured the attention of the world in May, has issued a powerful video calling on the Chinese Communist Party to account for crimes committed against the Chinese people.

Social Media Goes to the Bathroom

If you have found yourself using Facebook and Twitter in the bathroom, you are not alone.

Philippines Typhoon Death Toll Still Rising

The death toll is continuing to rise from a powerful typhoon that flooded much of the southern Philippines.

Church Cancels 'Charlie Brown' Over Atheist Outrage

A Little Rock church has canceled a matinee performance of "Merry Christmas Charlie Brown" for local school children after critics complained the show was too religious and therefore violated the Establishment Clause of the Constitution.

Fiscal Cliff? How About the Moral Cliff?

Ironically, one of the reasons we’re on the verge of this fiscal cliff in the first place is that too many have believed for too long that moral problems can be solved or managed through fiscal policy.

Algerian Faces Five Years in Prison for Sharing Christian Faith

Accusers who say an Algerian Christian insulted Islam provided no evidence to a judge hearing the Christian’s appeal of his original sentence. Karim Siaghi, a convert to Christianity, was sentenced in May 2011 to five years in prison and fined, even though prosecutors had brought no evidence or witnesses before the court.

  • Open Doors News |
  • December 05, 2012 |
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Santa Monica's 60-Year-Old Nativity Scenes Move to Private Property

Despite having to relocate to private property after losing a legal battle, the 60-year-old Santa Monica tradition of displaying a nativity scene during the Christmas season will continue.

California Gay Therapy Ban Temporarily Blocked

A federal judge has issued a temporary injunction against a California law that bans counselors from using reparative therapy with minors who have unwanted same-sex attractions.

Schools in Five States to Add 300 Hours of Classroom Time in 2013

Five states have announced that they will add at least 300 hours of learning time to the calendar in some schools starting in 2013.

Unhappy Egyptians Given Two Weeks to Consider Divisive Constitution That Elevates Sharia

Given just two weeks to consider a draft constitution that will be put to a national referendum Dec. 15, Egyptians were taking to the streets in large numbers Tuesday to protest the latest development in their country's chaotic political transition.

Four Reasons Women Cheat

There's an essay that caught my attention on FoxNews.com this morning, bluntly titled: "Why I Cheated on My Husband."

Christian Deported From Maldives for Bringing in Literature

Authorities in the Maldives held a Bangladeshi Christian in jail for 23 days before deporting him for bringing Christian literature into the South Asian archipelago that claims to be 100 percent Muslim.

  • Morning Star News |
  • December 04, 2012 |
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Teen Behavior Problems, Not Depression, Tied to Lower Grades

Lower school grades among depressed adolescents are linked to behavior problems, not their depression, a new study finds.

Young Teens Use Mobile Devices for Homework

More than a third of tweens and young teenagers in the United States said they are using smartphones to do homework, according to a new survey.

Britain, France Threaten to Recall Israel Ambassadors

Britain and France threatened to recall their ambassadors after Israel announced plans to build on land Palestinian Arabs claim as part of a future Palestinian state.

West Point Hosts First Same-Sex Weddings

The U.S. Military Academy at West Point hosted its first same-sex weddings over the past two weekends in historic campus landmarks.

Spending This Christmas or Spending It Well?

This Christmas do not be swept away by the illusory claims of consumerism; instead, revel in God’s gracious gifts, drink deeply the joy of relationships and life and the wonder of this wonderful season—these will leave you truly satisfied and debt free!

Ralphie vs. George

An intriguing editorial in TIME magazine noted how "A Christmas Story" had become the quintessential American film for Christmas, replacing "It’s a Wonderful Life."

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • December 03, 2012 |
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Nigeria: Suspected Islamic Militants Kill 10 Christians in Machete and Gun Attack

Suspected Islamist militants killed 10 Christians in an overnight machete and gun attack in the remote village of Chibok in Nigeria's Borno state on Dec. 2.

Family Never Left Side of Coma Victim for 42 Years

A woman who lived in a coma for 42 years, meticulously cared for by her family, died Wednesday in her home in Miami Gardens, Fla., the Miami Herald reported.

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