World News Updates

Tuesday July 29, 2008

Obama-mania spreads to France as a row breaks out over publication of his private prayer
An Israeli newspaper is under fire after publishing a private prayer which Barack Obama left at Judaism's holiest site.

Man dead after shoot-out at Christian radio station
A man who had threatened a Christian radio station was shot and killed by police Friday after he fired at officers with a rifle and tried to run them over with his sport utility vehicle, authorities said.

State changes description of marriage amendment
When Californians get their ballot pamphlets in the mail, they'll see a new description of the proposed constitutional amendment to outlaw same-sex "marriage."

Tennessee man cites Unitarian Universalists' liberal values as reason for church shooting
The 58-year-old unemployed engineer accused in the Sunday morning attack at the Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universalist Church, was driven to bloodshed in part by his "stated hatred for the liberal movement" as well as his hatred for gays, said Knoxville, Tennessee, police chief Sterling Owen. "We're certainly investigating it as a hate crime."

Chief: Church gunman says he acted out of 'hatred for the liberal movement'
Police say a man opened fire at a Knoxville, Tenn., church yesterday because he couldn't find a job and "his stated hatred for the liberal movement."