Two sources close to Republican Contender Newt Gingrich says he plans on dropping out of the race for the nomination, and formally endorsing Mitt Romney soon afterward. After winning five states in Monday's primaries Romney erased doubts that he would secure the nomination. Then the big question became: will Newt Gingrich drop out. Well it remains to be seen now.1 comments
Republican frontrunner Mitt Romney erased all doubts that he will clinch the Republican nomination last night. He easily won the primaries in five states: Connecticut, Delaware, New York, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island.
The Dutch government has collapsed after Prime Minister Mark Rutte resigned. He made the move when Geert Wilder's party for Freedom – considered far-right – withdrew its support for his government. Early elections are now expected in the Netherlands, as early as this summer.2 comments
As tensions between Sudan and South Sudan escalate into military combat on the border, Christian South Sudan citizens are trapped in Sudan and living in fear. Many among the half million of them have never lived anywhere else, and now they have been granted 30 days beginning April 8th to register or leave the country.
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The U.S. House of Representatives has approved a Republican bill that will allow the Canadian Keystone Pipeline to proceed. The pipeline would transport oil produced from the Alberta oil sands to Port Arthur, Texas. It was previously blocked by President Barack Obama. The new bill is intended to keep alive efforts to overhaul federal transportation programs and continue the flow of highway and transit aid to states.
Norway mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has proclaimed he would do it again. Showing no remorse Breivik made the statement on the 2nd day of his trial for killing 77 people last July in Norway. He also boasted that he had carried out "the most spectacular political attack in Europe since World War Two.
The man accused of killing seventy-seven people in a bomb and gun rampage in Norway last summer has pleaded not guilty. Anders Breivik claimed self-defense on the first day of his trial yesterday. Some have described the lone-wolf terrorist as a right-wing Christian extremist.
More than a hundred tornadoes were reported across the Midwest and Plains States yesterday. At least five people were killed in Oklahoma including three children.
Sources say Rick Santorum has agreed to a face-to-face meeting with Mitt Romney. Santorum suspended his Republican presidential campaign, and now Romney is saying he will work with his fellow Republican toward the single goal of defeating President Obama in November.
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee is guest speaker at a Conference in New York city next month to emphasize the importance of Jerusalem for people of all faiths. Called the "Jerusalem Prayer Banquet," it was organized by the global mission "Eagles Wings."1 comments
Republican candidate Rick Santorum has dropped out of the Presidential race, leaving a clear way for Mitt Romney. Santorum did not endorse Romney nor even mention him, as he made the announcement to his supporters in his home state of Pennsylvania, appearing with his family at his side
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For the first time, Egyptian Copts are flew to the Holy Land in large numbers to celebrate Easter. In so doing, they defied a decree issued by the late Pope Shenouda III prohibiting members of the Coptic Church from visiting Jerusalem. The Coptic pope, who died March 17, threatened excommunication for anyone who defied the travel ban that was imposed in the late 1970s in an effort to show solidarity with Palestinians.
Cuba is making Good Friday a public holiday on the request of Pope Benedict. This is a first since the early days following the Island's 1959 Revolution. The Communist Government reported that the decision was made in light of the glowing success of the pope's visit to the country.