Birth Control Is a Woman’s ‘Right,’ Dems Say; It’s Not About Birth Control, GOP Counters

President Barack Obama and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius leave the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, Feb., 10, 2012, after the president restated his contraception policy requiring religious institutions to fully pay for birth control. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) (CNSNews.com) – In an effort to frame the […]

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How To Score On Valentine’s Day

Shutterstock “The holidays are over, the dreary winter days will stick around for a while, and when happy couples are on full display on Valentine’s Day, it’s the final straw.“ Want to know how to score on Valentine’s Day? Throughout the country, hordes of lonely women are without a partner for the day that celebrates […]

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Obama’s budget: Government still getting bigger

WASHINGTON (AP) — Taking a pass on reining in government growth, President Barack Obama unveiled a record $3.8 trillion election-year budget plan Monday, calling for stimulus-style spending on roads and schools and tax hikes on the wealthy to help pay the costs. The ideas landed with a thud on Capitol Hill. Though the Pentagon and […]

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Low Vitamin D in Pregnancy Linked to Language Problems in Children

Low Vitamin D in Pregnancy Linked to Language Problems in Children Feb. 13, 2012 — Women who have low levels of vitamin D in their blood during pregnancy increase their odds of having a child with language problems. A new study from Australia suggests that white women who had the lowest stores of vitamin D […]

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Muslim Brotherhood Warns U.S. Aid Cut May Affect Egypt’s Peace Treaty With Israel

Egyptian students shout anti-military slogans during a protest at Cairo University on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012. Egyptian authorities accuse U.S. and other foreign-funded non-governmental organizations of formenting protests in the country. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen) (CNSNews.com) – A top Muslim Brotherhood official has warned that any cuts in U.S. aid to Egypt could affect Cairo’s peace […]

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Futures gain after Greece approves deal

By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stock index futures rose on Monday, indicating the SP 500 would rebound from its biggest loss of the year as Greece’s parliament approved strict financial reforms needed to obtain its latest bailout package. The European banking shares index (:.SX7P) gained 0.9 percent, led by a 9.7 percent jump […]

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Perfect Valentine’s Day

Shutterstock “You’ve got to make this day special from beginning to end, regardless of how you feel about Hallmark holidays.“ Gentlemen, Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. While it might not be your favorite holiday, the woman in your life right now feels differently. The only way to make this day not suck for both of […]

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Chinese Herb Targets Immune System

Chinese Herb Targets Immune System Feb. 12, 2012 — A new discovery about a 2,000-year-old Chinese herbal remedy derived from the roots of the blue evergreen hydrangea may pave the way for a new generation of targeted treatments for autoimmune disorders. A new study suggests the Chinese herb known as Chang Shan selectively weakens the […]

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Boehner Says Conservative Reform Happens ‘One Step at a Time’

House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio speaks on job creation to employees of Thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America, Monday, Feb. 6, 2012, in Hamilton, Ohio. (AP Photo/Al Behrman) (CNSNews.com) – House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) told a conservative gathering in Washington on Thursday that conservative reform is achieved by persistent, methodical steps. In explaining what the […]

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7 Ways the U.S. Government Wastes Money

You don’t have to look very far to find the U.S. government wasting money. It’s everywhere. It’s where you think it is and in places where you’d never even think of looking. The government’s wasteful spending habits go way beyond the infamous “Bridge to Nowhere” in Alaska. With a federal debt north of $15 trillion […]

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