List by Category: National

College Kicks Off First Full-Scale Study To Find A Cure For Cancer

09.21.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The nation's largest cancer center is launching a massive effort against eight of the most deadly forms of cancer, similar to the all-out push for space exploration 50 years ago. The University of Texas Anderson Cancer Center in Houston will spend ...

Chick-Fil-A Caves Not: They Are Still Giving To Groups That Support Traditional Marriage

09.21.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Even though the Detroit Free Press, the Associated Press, USA Today and Huffington Post all reported on a letter from a Chicago alderman penned by Christian restauranteur Chick-Fil-A, saying it had dropped its support of traditional marrage groups ...

Chick-Fil-A Yanks Cash Donations To Focus On The Family; National Ogranization of Marriage

09.20.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Is the boycott over? Christian Restaurant Chick-Fil-A has agreed it will no longer fund organizations that fight for traditional marriage, like Focus on the Family and the National Organization of Marriage. Chick-Fil-A released a statement saying ...

Middle Class To Be Hit Hardest By President Obama's Affordable Care Act Tax

09.20.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Nearly six million Americans, 50 percent more then first estimated, will face a tax penalty for not having health insurance in 2016. The tax is under the President's new healthcare reform bill, the Affordable Care Act. Most of those taking the hit ...

Presidential Race: "Victims" vs "Redistribution"

09.19.12 | Jeremy Miller

          Mitt Romney's campaign looked to pivot Tuesday from his controversial "47 percent" comment by highlighting new audio that shows President Obama saying in 1998 that he "believes in ...

Boy Scouts Say Their Criminal Checks Are Effective

09.18.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The scouts have responded. The Boy Scouts of America posted an open letter to all parents in the country late monday-- Outlining all its safety procedures; criminal background checks, training, and it's 2 deep policy, where two adults are always ...

Fidelity Says You Need 2 Years' Pay Saved By Age 40 For A Comfortable Retirement

09.13.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Fidelity Investments has just put out their latest savings guidelines to help you be prepared for retirement. They say if you're 40, and you want to keep up the same standard of living when you're 65, you should have 2 years income saved per wage ...

More Then A Thousand Pastors Expected To Participate In Pulpit Freedom Sunday This Year

09.13.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Pulpit Freedom Sunday is coming up in a few weeks, October 7th, and more then a thousand pastors across America will participate this year. The Johnson Amendment was passed in the 1950's, and it prohibits pastors from backing a political candidate ...

Christian Filmmaker In Hiding Following Ambassador's Death

09.12.12 |

For the first time in 33 years, a U.S. ambassador has been killed on the job. Christopher Stevens had just assumed his position in Libya in May. Stevens suffocated inside a car in Benghazi last night, a car hit by a rocket propelled grenade, as he ...

Astronaut Releases Personal Letters From 9-11, As He Watched From Space

09.12.12 | Sarah Harnisch

NASA has released letters from the only American that wasn't on earth during the 9-11 terror attacks. Astronaut Frank Culbertson was stationed on the International Space Station when the World Trade Center towers were hit. A day later, he put his ...

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