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On December 4, 1945, the United States Senate passed the United Nations Participation Act, committing the United States to full, active participation in the United Nations.

A recent study out of China confirms what many researchers have known for years: Abortion drastically increases a woman's risk of breast cancer.

American high-school students scored "average" in a standardized test created by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, when compared with the rest of the developed world. American students scored below average in math (26th among 34 OECD countries), and average in reading (17th) and science (21st).

In a landmark ruling, the Christian owners of a U.K. bed and breakfast have lost their Supreme Court appeal of a conviction for discriminating against a homosexual couple.

The American Civil Liberties Union has filed suit against the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops over the bishops' ethical guidelines for Catholic hospitals, the Associated Press reported Monday.

 

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