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Pennsylvania Eminent Domain Controversy

01.31.12 | Sarah Harnisch, Jeremy Miller

Pennsylvania Landowners Suing To Keep Their Homes

Mississippi To Put Parents In Prison For 10 Years... For Spanking Their Kids

01.31.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The state of Mississippi is working on a bill that would make it a felony to spank children. Senate Bill 2180 would make it a felony to whip, strike, or abuse a child in a manner that causes bodily harm. But the Liberty Counsel says it puts parents ...

Creationism Is Sweeping Science Classrooms In America

01.31.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Creationism is saturating America. Many science classes in the U.S. are sweeping the theory of evolution under the rug.  That's according to the new report "State of State Science Standards" from the Thomas B. Fordham Institute. The group says ...

Program Allows Homeowners To Slowly Pay For Energy Improvements

01.31.12 | Sarah Harnisch

A new program in New York state will allow homeowners to make their homes more energy efficient and pay off their utility bills at the same time. The "On-Bill" recovery program will allow all single family homeowners to make energy improvements and ...

Pennsylvania's "Year Of The Bible" Declaration Under Protest

01.31.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The Pennsylvania State House unanimously declared 2012 as the "Year of the Bible", but the declaration doesn't come without some controversy. House Resolution 535 is similar to legislation passed by the U.S. House and Senate to allow President ...

Chuck Schumer Proposes Federal Bill To Combat Drugged Driving

01.30.12 | Sarah Harnisch

You have heard about driving drunk. But what about--- driving drugged? Senator Charles Schumer is proposing federal grants be used for research and to train police to identify the rising number of drivers operating under the influence of drugs. ...

2 Days Left To Vote: Hammondsport NY Comes In Second In National Contest

01.30.12 | Sarah Harnisch

 The tiny town of Hammondsport, NY is vying for a travel magazine's "Coolest Small Town" in America award. Budget Travel ranks the city 2nd place in the nation, even beating out towns in Hawaii. If they win, they'll be featured on the cover ...

Prayers For JoePa

01.27.12 | Jeremy Miller

"Memory of Joe Paterno" Added to Prayer Website

Dobson Urges Christians To Get Involved

01.27.12 | Jeremy Miller

2012 Election Too Important To Sit Out

January 29th Is Family Worship Sunday

01.27.12 | Sarah Harnisch

  Churches around the country are marking Family Worship Sunday this weekend. Pastors will be talking about the importance of reading the scriptures, praying and singing together as a family in the home.  Observers say films like ...