Ben Carson raps Jeb Bush for intervening in Terri Schiavo case: ‘It was much ado about nothing’

Ben Carson raps Jeb Bush for intervening in Terri Schiavo case: ‘It was much ado about nothing’

Tom Boggioni Saying doctors deal with end of life issues everyday, retired neurosurgeon and GOP presidential front-runner Ben Carson rapped rival Jeb Bush for inserting himself into the Terri Schiavo case when he was governor of Florida. Schiavo, who suffered brain damage in 1998 putting her in a persistent vegetative state, became a flash-point for

Rival says Bernie Sanders aide angered over last-minute foreign policy focus in lead-up to debate

Rival says Bernie Sanders aide angered over last-minute foreign policy focus in lead-up to debate

Bethania Palma Markus Hours before Democratic candidates are scheduled to face off in a primary debate on Saturday night, an aide for Bernie Sanders (I-VT) caused a fracas with hosting network CBS over a last-minute change to the debate’s focus, Yahoo News reports. Sanders strategist Mark Longabaugh was apparently upset that CBS decided to change the

Distraught Pope Francis condemns Paris attacks: ‘No justification, religious or human’ for slaughter

Distraught Pope Francis condemns Paris attacks: ‘No justification, religious or human’ for slaughter

Tom Boggioni In a telephone interview with the Italian Bishops’ Conference’s official television network, a distraught Pope Francis called the Paris terrorist attacks part of a “piecemeal Third World War.” “I am shaken, I don’t understand these things, done by human beings… There cannot be justification, religious or human. It’s inhuman,” the Pontiff said in

US airstrike kills Islamic State leader in Libya after terrorist group claims responsibility for attacking Paris

US airstrike kills Islamic State leader in Libya after terrorist group claims responsibility for attacking Paris

The Guardian A US military airstrike has killed the Islamic State’s leader in Libya, the Pentagon said on Saturday. The target of the strike was named as “Abu Nabil, aka Wissam Najm Abd Zayd al Zubaydi, an Iraqi national who was a long-time al-Qaida operative”. The Pentagon said Nabil’s death “will degrade [Isis’s] ability to

Ted Cruz exploits Paris attack to talk about Christian persecution while honoring anti-gay bigots

Ted Cruz exploits Paris attack to talk about Christian persecution while honoring anti-gay bigots

Bethania Palma Markus GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz held a “Rally for Religious Liberty” on Saturday at Bob Jones University in South Carolina, featuring anti-gay activists and a football coach who violated the First Amendment’s Establishment Clause. There, Cruz made the case that the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday night proved that Christians are