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Feb 17, 2017, 05:12 ET Glaube und Gesundheitsfürsorge: T.B. Joshua finanziert Jungen eine Halsoperation

Das dritte UN-Ziel zur nachhaltigen Entwicklung, das Gesundheit und Wohlbefinden für alle fördern soll, trägt zu einem Gleichgewicht zwischen...


Feb 17, 2017, 05:10 ET Religion et santé : T.B. Joshua finance l'opération chirurgicale de la gorge d'un jeune garçon

L'Objectif de développement durable numéro 3 de l'ONU, qui fait la promotion de la santé et du bien-être pour tous, aide à équilibrer la...


Feb 17, 2017, 04:05 ET Wieder aufgelebter Protest gegen Allianz wegen Nichtauszahlung von Versicherungen für Holocaust-Überlebende während dem PGA-Golfturnier in Boca Raton in Florida mit Rekordanzahl an Protestteilnehmern

Holocaust-Überlebende, die es nach Südflorida verschlagen hat, haben in den vergangenen sieben Jahren bei dem hiesigen, alljährlichen...


Feb 16, 2017, 20:15 ET Dr. Cornel West and Attorney Malik Z. Shabazz News Conference

On Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, a critical national town hall meeting and historic debate will take...


Feb 16, 2017, 20:05 ET Outdoor Industry, Governor Herbert Disagree on Public Lands Protections, Utah's Recreation Economy

Outdoor Industry Association, representing more than 1200 outdoor businesses nationally, including more than 50 in Utah, today held a call with...


Feb 16, 2017, 19:25 ET Dangerous 4 a.m. Bar Bill Provokes Immediate Statewide Opposition

California Alcohol Policy Alliance (CAPA) launched a statewide campaign today to stop a dangerous bill that would allow alcohol-serving...


Feb 16, 2017, 16:28 ET Head of Largest VA Union Urges Lawmakers to Protect Workers' Representation Rights

The head of the largest union representing federal and D.C government workers today urged Congress and the Trump administration to protect the...


Feb 16, 2017, 16:25 ET The Latino Coalition Enthusiastically Supports Alexander Acosta as the Right Choice for U.S. Labor Secretary and a Champion for American Workers

The Latino Coalition (TLC), the leading national non-partisan advocacy organization representing Hispanic businesses and consumers, issued the...


Feb 16, 2017, 16:20 ET AJC Dismayed by President Trump's Treatment of Reporter, Unwillingness to Address Issue of Anti-Semitism

AJC CEO David Harris issued the following statement, after President Donald J. Trump's press conference earlier today: During President Trump's...


Feb 16, 2017, 16:12 ET SOCMA Congratulates Representative Mick Mulvaney on Appointment to White House Office of Management and Budget

The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) today congratulates Representative Mick Mulvaney of South Carolina on being...


Feb 16, 2017, 15:17 ET The Shifting Uncertainty of Healthcare

A December 2016 analysis by the Kaiser Family Foundation illustrates how prescription medications will be a large portion of overall healthcare...


Feb 16, 2017, 15:16 ET SAF To Dominant Media: It's Not 'Gun Violence,' It's 'Gang Violence!'

The Second Amendment Foundation today criticized the dominant media for its continued subliminal campaign to blame firearms for the carnage in...


Feb 16, 2017, 15:01 ET Teamsters Applaud Defeat Of Right-To-Work Legislation In New Hampshire

The Teamsters Union applauds the defeat of right-to-work legislation in New Hampshire today, where the House of Representatives voted 200-177 in a...


Feb 16, 2017, 14:45 ET CUFI Places Full Page Ads in DC Papers in Support of Friedman Nomination

This week, Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation's largest pro-Israel organization, ran a Washington-based ad campaign in support of...


Feb 16, 2017, 14:19 ET House and Senate Members Move to Make New Markets Tax Credit Permanent

Legislation was introduced in the House and Senate to secure the future of the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC). Congressman Pat Tiberi (R-OH) and two...


Feb 16, 2017, 13:57 ET Faith and Healthcare: T.B. Joshua Finances A Young Boy's Throat Surgery

UN's Sustainable Development Goal 3, which promotes health and well-being for all, helps balance healthcare provision and healthcare financing,...


Feb 16, 2017, 13:29 ET Saudi Arabia Dismantles Four Daesh Cells

Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Interior announced today a successful counterinsurgency operation that led to the dismantling of four Daesh (ISIS) cells...


Feb 16, 2017, 12:34 ET FRC Stunned By Washington State Court Ruling that Puts Florist's Own Home at Risk of Seizure

Family Research Council (FRC) expressed outrage after the Washington State Supreme Court issued a ruling today that puts at risk the home and...


Feb 16, 2017, 11:09 ET IFAW: Protecting Pangolins on World Pangolin Day

February 18 marks World Pangolin Day. Small and scaly, pangolins are the world's most illegally traded mammal and in danger of extinction. While...


Feb 16, 2017, 10:45 ET Teamsters Support Resolution To Renegotiate NAFTA

The Teamsters Union applauds the introduction of a resolution by Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) calling for the start of the renegotiation of the...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:00 ET Consumer Groups Propose 10 Steps FTC Must Take to Ensure Consumer Protection

Five public interest groups have joined in proposing 10 key steps to the Federal Trade Commission that they said the agency must take to ensure the...


Feb 16, 2017, 07:51 ET Dr. Mike Evans: "Christian Zionists Must Fight Rise in Anti-Semitism"

You do not have to look hard to confirm the sad truth that over the last decade anti-Jewish sentiment is on the rise around the world. Fueled on...


Feb 15, 2017, 20:33 ET Discovery Institute Says National Activists Spreading False Facts About South Dakota Science Education Bill SB 55

Dogmatic national activists are trying to derail proposed science education language in South Dakota aimed at supporting critical thinking by...


Feb 15, 2017, 19:39 ET Thousands of Orthodox Jews Protest Israeli Military Draft Law During Netanyahu's Attendance in Washington

Thousands of Rabbis and members of the Orthodox Jewish demonstrated today (Wednesday) in front of the White house in Washington DC against Israel's...


Feb 15, 2017, 19:14 ET El Rev. Samuel Rodríguez fue orador destacado en el desayuno de oración inaugural del gobernador Roselló-Nevares de Puerto Rico

El Rev. Samuel Rodríguez, presidente de la National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC, Conferencia Nacional de Líderes...