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Two Americans Continue Fighting Ebola Virus

Two Americans Continue Fighting Ebola Virus

CHARLOTTE, N.C., | Christian News Service | -- Two Americans, including a female missionary from Charlotte-based SIM (www.simusa.org), continue t...

Christian Sudanese Mother Freed From Islamists

Christian Sudanese Mother Freed From Islamists

WASHINGTON -- A Christian woman sentenced to death by a Sudanese court after refusing to recant her faith has at last been permitted to depart Sudan. ...

Missile Hits Malaysian Passenger Plane

Missile Hits Malaysian Passenger Plane

A Malaysian passenger airline with 283 passengers and 15 crew members aboard was shot down and crashed in rebel-controled eastern Ukraine.

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New Crowdfunding Platform Supports Non-Profits

Investors 4 CharityTallahassee, FLA,  — A former Wall Street investor has launched a new crowdfunding platform. Charles Parlato, founder of C&C Shorelands, Inc. and former hedge fund manager has launched Investors 4 Charity (I4C).
 

“With the rise of crowdfunding as an alternative to traditional institutional funding, I thought that perhaps a variation on the present crowdfunding model might present a different path forward for the production of this movie,” Parlato said.

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Advocacy Group Says Comcast Merger is Bad for Families

comcastComcast Corporation and Time Warner Cable announced Thursday that their Boards of Directors have approved a definitive agreement for Time Warner Cable to merge with Comcast. The agreement is a stock-for-stock transaction in which Comcast will acquire 100 percent of Time Warner Cable’s 284.9 million shares outstanding for shares of CMCSA amounting to approximately $45.2 billion in equity value.

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Advocacy Group Says Comcast Time Warner Merger Bad for Families

comcastComcast Corporation (Nasdaq:CMCSA)(Nasdaq:CMCSK) and Time Warner Cable (NYSE:TWC) announced Thursday that their Boards of Directors have approved a definitive agreement for Time Warner Cable to merge with Comcast. The agreement is a stock-for-stock transaction in which Comcast will acquire 100 percent of Time Warner Cable’s 284.9 million shares outstanding for shares of CMCSA amounting to approximately $45.2 billion in equity value. Each Time Warner Cable share will be exchanged for 2.875 shares of CMCSA, equal to Time Warner Cable shareholders owning approximately 23 percent of Comcast’s common stock, with a value to Time Warner Cable shareholders of approximately $158.82 per share based on the last closing price of Comcast shares.

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Ethics Group Files Amicus Brief in Support of States’ Traditional Marriage Laws

supremecourtWASHINGTON D.C.  —The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention filed an amicus brief with a coalition of religious groups in support of the people of Utah and Oklahoma as the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals considers whether the U.S. Constitution prohibits them from preserving the husband-wife definition of marriage.

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Bill Nye’s Reasonable Man—The Central Worldview Clash of the Ham-Nye Debate

hamnyedebateLast night’s debate between Bill Nye and Ken Ham attracted a huge international audience and no shortage of controversy—even before it began. Bill Nye, whose main media presence is as “The Science Guy,” and Ken Ham, co-founder of Answers in Genesis and founder of the Creation Museum, squared off in a true debate over one of the most important questions that the human mind can contemplate. That is no small achievement.

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