Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin launched his charitable foundation's first initiative, which aims at benefiting three Houston organizations that help underprivileged children. Lin hosted a gala Thursday evening heading into the NBA's All-Star Weekend for "The Making a Difference" project by his Jeremy Lin Foundation.
Sen. Marco Rubio was quick to express opposition to a leaked draft of a White House immigration plan, which calls for a new visa for undocumented immigrants and would allow them to become legal permanent residents within eight years.
A free crib will be given to babies born in 9 months time by furniture company, IKEA, which is celebrating the most romantic day of the year, Feb. 14, by offering a little something to help those starting families in Australia.
Pat Smith, the wife of retired NFL Running Back and "Dancing with the Stars" Champion Emmitt Smith, became weary of being overshadowed by her husband's fame. Instead of being stuck in a lost sense of purpose, she created an environment for herself and other women to regain their confidence, get passionate about their dreams and live out the life that God created for them.
The Rev. Dr. James H. Cooper, the rector of the historic Trinity Church in Lower Manhattan, has announced he will retire in 2015, even as a congregant has sued him for voting improprieties in an internal election last year.
In just 15 short years, Tracey Edmonds has solidified herself in a male dominated industry as a respected entertainment titan. Award winning producer, savvy business mogul and accomplished studio executive are just a few titles of recognition given to her for professional achievement. Yet what ignites her creative juices and further defines her life purpose is the spreading of God's Word through the launch of "Alright TV."
Senate Democrats have proposed a $110 billion mix of tax increases and spending cuts to put off $85 billion in automatic spending cuts set to hit March 1. But Republicans, who are against any new taxes, say it's a waste of time.
College campus ministry leader and "Reasons for God" founder Carson Weitnauer wants to make it clear that having answers to questions from skeptics about God is an important component of the Christian community's broader evangelistic responsibility.
If you want to learn about God and His ways, then learn to study this wonderful book God has given to us, the Bible. It is the user's manual to life. It tells us what is right and wrong and what is good and evil. It tells us how to live, how to do business, how to have a successful marriage, and much, much more.
A pair of college students who sneaked into the Super Bowl without tickets have said that it was Beyonce's half time performance that provided them with the distraction they needed to get access into the stadium.
Jenny McCarthy has reportedly scared off Josh Groban from her late night talk show, after the star found out what kind of questions were being prepared for him and walked out on the show before it got started.
Maine has just been rated third worst in the country for sex trafficking. The Bangor Daily News says Maine is a top source for the entire East Coast to procure children for sex abuse. Those who know Maine's history are not surprised.
The media, of course, is calling it a resignation. But it not so much a resignation of a political office as it is a renunciation. The 85-year old pontiff's decision to renounce the power and prestige of the papal office is so unexpected, almost unprecedented, as to take the world by surprise.
Mississippi is America's most religious state while President Barack Obama's home state of Hawaii has taken New York's place among the least religious ones, according to results of a Gallup poll released this week.
Fifth-graders have been arrested in a murder plot in an incident that has stunned school workers and families in Colville, WA this week. School officials have confirmed that they found a knife and gun in the backpack of one middle school student at the school, and that two students were behind the alleged plot.
NBA fans across America think Oklahoma City Thunder's mercurial point guard and Western Conference NBA All-Star reserve Russell Westbrook is the most exciting active professional basketball player on and off the court.