Prayer Vigil for American Pastor Imprisoned in Iran [Video]

Prayer Vigil for American Pastor Imprisoned in Iran [Video]

Iran has maintained the imprisonment of American pastor, Saeed Abedini, for nearly two years, galvanizing Christians around the world to organize prayer vigils commemorating the second anniversary of his arrest, following the precedent set on the first anniversary. Abedini’s wife, Nagmeh, entreats believers to join her in a prayer event outside the White House to […]

The Washington Monument Is Set to Reopen

The Washington Monument Is Set to Reopen

The Washington Monument is set to reopen to the public on Monday. For close to 1,000 days, it has remained closed after suffering damage from a 5.8 magnitude earthquake on August 23, 2011. Extensive repairs were needed after the earthquake shook a few stones loose and created wide cracks. Debris fell from the exterior and […]

Kathleen Sebelius Quits Post as Secretary of Health and Human Services

Kathleen Sebelius Quits Post as Secretary of Health and Human Services

Kathleen Sebelius resigned from her position as Health and Human Services Secretary. She announced this on Friday, April 11th, 2014. She quit her post and the President accepted her resignation in a Rose Garden ceremony. He then nominated her successor. President Obama said Sebelius has earned the right to step down. He went on to […]