Algeria vows to fight Qaeda after 38 killed

CHRISTIAN NEWS: SOURCE By Lamine Chikhi ALGIERS | Mon Jan 21, 2013 6:51pm EST (Reuters) – Algeria’s prime minister accused a Canadian of coordinating last week’s raid on a desert gas plant and, praising the storming of the complex where 38 mostly foreign hostages were killed, he pledged to resist the rise of Islamists in […] Continue reading →

Algerian hostage takers vow world war

NEWS UPDATE: On Jan. 16 Islamist terrorists seized a foreign-managed natural gas field in Algeria and took about 40 foreign hostages, including French, American, British, Norwegian and Japanese citizens. The terrorists said they were outraged that France had used Algerian airspace for airstrikes on Islamist insurgents in neighboring Mali. Those insurgents recently vowed to expand […] Continue reading →

Al-Qaeda aims takeover of all of Mali

NEWS UPDATE: France deployed troops in the North African nation of Mali on Friday, Jan. 11, and retook the key city of Konna that Al-Qaeda had recently seized from government troops. In April Al-Qaeda took control of a huge swath of northern Mali. Since then Al-Qaeda has captured two-thirds of the nation and are now […] Continue reading →

Taft school shooting teacher Ryan Heber

CHRISTIAN NEWS: SOURCE Taft School Shooting: Teen Gunman Told Teacher, Ryan Heber, ‘I Don’t Want to Shoot You’ ABC News By RUSSELL GOLDMAN (@GoldmanRussell) Jan. 11, 2013 A California teacher’s brave conversation with a 16-year-old gunman who had opened fire on his classmates allowed 28 other students to quickly escape what could have been a […] Continue reading →

US Pushes World to Steeper Fiscal Cliff

PRAYER ALERT: With the US government spending almost twice as much as it receives and approaching a “fiscal cliff”, Congress struck a 150-page deal. It allowed taxes to skyrocket for 77.1% of households. It discriminated against married couples who are joint filers, because they now receive less than twice the standard deduction that individuals get. […] Continue reading →

Articles on US fiscal policy crisis

CHRISTIAN NEWS: SOURCES–Obama and Republicans Gear Up for Next Fiscal Fight By ANNIE LOWREY NY TIMES Published: January 5, 2013 WASHINGTON — In dueling weekly addresses, the White House and Republicans drew lines in the sand for their next fiscal showdown, which could be as soon as next month, when a Congressional fight is expected on […] Continue reading →

Newtown tragedy casts shadow on Christmas

PRAYER ALERT: Just as Americans are starting vacations from the stress of work or school, it is a wrenching national experience to face the massacre of 28 innocent people, including 20 young children—traumatic for the families and community involved, and alarming for the rest of us. At least as far as we allow ourselves to […] Continue reading →

Gunman massacres 20 children at school in CT

CHRISTIAN NEWS: SOURCE By JAMES BARRON NY Times Published: December 14, 2012 A 20-year-old man wearing combat gear and armed with semiautomatic pistols and a semiautomatic rifle killed 26 people — 20 of them children — in an attack in an elementary school in central Connecticut on Friday. Witnesses and officials described a horrific scene […] Continue reading →

North Koreans Launch Rocket in Defiant Act

CHRISTIAN NEWS SOURCE: By CHOE SANG-HUN and DAVID E. SANGER NY Times Published: December 11, 2012 SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea launched a long-range rocket on Wednesday morning that appeared to reach as far as the Philippines, an apparent success for the country’s young and untested new leader, Kim Jong-un, and a step toward […] Continue reading →

Farrakhan and Nation of Islam in Belize

CHRISTIAN NEWS: SOURCE. From The Publisher Amandala, Evan X Hyde 27 November 2012 Reports are that Minister Louis Farrakhan will be visiting Belize next weekend in his official capacity. This is very good news for Belize, especially our black community, because the honorable Minister is a man of regional and international credibility amongst the roots […] Continue reading →

Israel Strikes Back at Rise in Gaza Attacks

PRAYER ALERT: After seven years of constant rocket attacks against Israel from the Gaza Strip and a recent escalation of those attacks last week—when Hamas fired more that 120 rockets and mortars into Israel in a 4-day period—Israel finally struck back. In their first counterattack in four years, the Israel Defense Forces hit at least […] Continue reading →