List by Category: National

Just 7-Percent of the Country Is Covered In Snow

12.06.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The snow cover across the country is at its lowest for December since forecasters started keeping records. The snow line has been staying just north of the border in Canada. In the lower 48, only 7-percent of the country is covered with snow. ...

Gay Marriage Cases Before U.S. Supreme Court Today

11.30.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The nation's highest court tackles gay marriage today. The U.S. Supreme Court wades into a wide array of same-sex marriage cases, and its actions could put the crowning touch in the gay rights movement, or protect tradtional marriage. The nine ...

Christian Small Business In Missouri Buys Time To Comply With HHS Mandate

11.30.12 | Sarah Harnisch

There are more then three dozen cases pending against the President's Affordable Care Act, because of the HHS Mandate nestled inside it. The act forces all faith-based businesses and non profits to provide abortive healthcare at their cost to their ...

Google's "Vetnet" To Help Our Retired Soldiers

11.29.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Google's "Vetnet" launches today to help military veterans ease back into civilian life.  The online resource offers free services to veterans and their family members.  Vets can take advantage of training and tools, including resume ...

Religious Mandate In Affordable Care Act To Be Heard By Federal Court By This Spring

11.27.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The showdown has been set over the President's Affordable Care Act. Sometime in the next 6 months, we will have the answer as to whether or not faith based groups will be forced to offer abortive healthcare. Matthew Staver with the Liberty Counsel ...

Which Stores Promote The Use of the Term "Christmas"?

11.27.12 | Sarah Harnisch

 The 2012 Naughty or nice list has been released. "Nice" companies are ones that use the words "Christmas" instead of "happy holidays", or other phrases. The Christian Legal Group Liberty Counsel's list shows more companies now say christmas. ...

Most Americans Have At Least 9 Days Vacation To Use By The End of The Year

11.26.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Still have vacation time to burn this year? You're not alone. A new American Travel Behavior Survey by Harris Interactive found by the end of 2012, American workers will leave an average of 9.2 days of vacation unused. That's 3 more then last ...

Defense of Marriage Act Decision To Come This Week

11.26.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The U.S. Supreme Court will address the definition of marriage this week. They will issue their ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act by November 30th, which is Friday. They have until December 3rd to announce their ruling publically. The law was ...

A Job Loss Can Give You A Heart Attack

11.20.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Duke University Reseachers have found that unemployment significantly raises the risk of heart attack. The risk goes up with increased time spent unemployed. According to a study in the Archives of National Medicene, one job loss raises the risk of ...

Winter Heating Costs To Go Up In NY, PA

11.20.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Forecasters say be prepared for a drop in temperatures and a rise in heating cost this winter in New York and Pennsylvania.  The winter of 2011-2012 was unusual because it was warm and there was virtually no snow. "Don't bank on getting that ...

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