Snake-Handling Preacher Jamie Coots Dies From (Gasp) Snake Bite

Snake-Handling Preacher Jamie Coots Dies From (Gasp) Snake Bite

In a twist of fate as predictable as a Love Boat plot, Jamie Coots, a preacher in Kentucky who gained fame for handling snakes while leading services at his church, died on Saturday after a rattlesnake he was handling bit him on the right hand. The 42-year-old was bitten during a religious service and, according to Middlesboro police, […]

Common Sense: Planned Parenthood Prevents More Abortions Than It Performs

Common Sense: Planned Parenthood Prevents More Abortions Than It Performs

Fresh off the heels of his surprise win in the New Hampshire Republican primary, Ohio Governor John Kasich is expected to sign a bill that a Planned Parenthood leader in the state claims will “destroy” the organization’s community health initiatives by diverting funding away from the health care provider, which prevents far more abortions each […]

Loss of Chicago State University Is Loss of Hope Where Needed Most

Loss of Chicago State University Is Loss of Hope Where Needed Most

  School officials at Chicago State University (CSU) say the future of the largely African-American South Side college is in question due to the Illinois state budget impasse. The state university has been teaching students for almost 150 years, and is Chicago’s oldest, fully accredited public university. CSU relies on state funding for 30 percent of […]