Political Pundit Ben Shapiro Defends America’s Biblical Values at Liberty University

On Wednesday, Political commentator and Daily Wire editor-in-chief Ben Shapiro spoke to 11,000 students at Liberty University about the profound biblical values that created America, and why they’re worth defending today. “America was built on a fundamental idea – an idea that was the product of nearly three thousand years of philosophical evolution…That human beings […]

Continue Reading

Spain ‘wolf pack’ case: Thousands protest over rape ruling

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The protesters see the justice system as being distant from society Thousands of people have been protesting across Spain, after a court failed to convict five men on rape charges for an attack on a young woman during a bull-running festival. Angry demonstrators packed central Madrid and other cities […]

Continue Reading

Double amputee crawls up Colorado’s 2,700-step Manitou Incline

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption“I was pretty terrified.” A double amputee says she is “so blessed and touched by the outpouring of support” after she climbed a steep local hiking trail using only her arms. Mandy Horvath climbed the more than 2,700 steps of the Manitou Incline in Colorado – dubbed […]

Continue Reading

28 Countries Where Religious Freedom is Deteriorating

Religious freedom conditions are getting worse for people of faith around the world. A new report by the U.S. Commission for International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) says the situation in 28 countries in particular represented a ” downward trend” in safeguarding those freedoms. “In the 28 nations addressed in this report, governments and non state actors […]

Continue Reading

Israel flash flood: Nine teenaged hikers dead in south

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The emergency services are working to find a student who remains unaccounted for Nine 18-year-old hikers have been killed and one is missing after a flash flood swept them away in Nahal Tzafit, southern Israel. Israeli media said they belonged to a group of around 25, who were members […]

Continue Reading

Russia says its witnesses discredit alleged chemical attack in Syria

Image copyright AFP Image caption Russian officials at a press conference, alongside a boy pictured in the aftermath of the attack Russia has produced what it says are witnesses from Douma in Syria, aiming to support its claim that an alleged chemical attack there was staged. They spoke at a press conference at the HQ […]

Continue Reading

Canada data firm AIQ may face legal action in UK

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Facebook claims AIQ spent $2m (£1.43m) during the Brexit referendum The UK’s Information Commissioner is considering legal action against Canadian data firm AggregateIQ (AIQ). It follows testimony from co-founder Jeff Silvester to Canadian MPs in which he claimed to be co-operating with the watchdog’s inquiry into Cambridge Analytica. In […]

Continue Reading