Daniel Blake

Christian Post Contributor

State of the Union 2013 Transcript: President Obama's Full Speech Text

President Barack Obama delivered the State of the Union address on Tuesday night, setting a second-term agenda focusing heavily on the economy and jobs. He also called for the revival of what he called a "rising, thriving middle class," and pledged to fight for a higher minimum wage, as well as more investment in schools. Addressing deficit reduction plans, Obama asserted that he would attempt to achieve this through spending cuts and tax increases.

Woman Sleeps Through Tornado: Thanks God, Testifies Angels Protected Her (VIDEO)

A woman has miraculously slept through a tornado as it devastated the area she normally sleeps in on Thursday night. However, Betty Russell, who is set to turn 77 years old on Dec. 26, has testified that she believes angels kept her safe as she randomly fell asleep on her sofa that night, not even waking as a tornado ravaged the rest of her home, leaving her completely unharmed.

Presidential Polls 2012: Gallup Poll Gives Romney Lead Over Obama

A number of the latest presidential polls show President Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney tied in the extremely close race for the White House. However, the latest Gallup poll released Friday afternoon shows Romney still with a six point lead over the president, following Thursday's poll that showed his lead at seven points.