Across the country, dozens of tax-funded Planned Parenthood offices and abortion clinics have been shuttered so far this year, sparking enthusiasm and celebration from pro-life activists working to save the lives of unborn children. As part of that apparent trend, the number of surgical abortion clinics nationwide is also on the decline, with pro-life organizations reporting that around 43 have closed just this year compared to 24 throughout 2012. Advocates for unborn children, unsurprisingly, are celebrating what they view as highly encouraging news.
Secretary of State John Kerry has called on Iran to aid in the return of three U.S. citizens being held there, including Iranian-American pastor Saeed Abedini.
Two months after helping to strike down key elements of the federal Defense of Marriage Act, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has officiated at a homosexual "wedding."
An atheist group has challenged plans of Princeton, N.J., to place a 9/11 memorial — made from a World Trade Center beam — on city property because it includes a cross.
The federal government has announced that homosexual “married” pairs will now be extended the same tax benefits as traditional married couples.