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Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of June 12, 2017)

Republican Congressman Steve Scalise was wounded in a shooting in Virginia this week. He remains in a critical condition after being hit at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday. Two Capitol Police officers, a congressional staffer and a lobbyist were also injured.<p>President Donald Trump …

Rio 2016: Chinese fury over 'flawed' flag on display at Olympics

Rio 2016 Banner logo<p>China has vented its fury after subtle mistakes were noticed in its national flag on display at the Olympics, with media, sports officials and the country’s diplomats seeking answers to the apparent mix-up.<p>“I am not nit-picking because of obsessive compulsive disorder, but this …

Putin calls an end to military exercises in Russia… but shows no sign of removing troops from Crimea in face of economic sanctions

• <b>Ukraine admits pro-Russian troops have seized Crimean military bases</b>• <b><br>16,000 Russian troops have been deployed to the region, Kiev's UN Ambassador told</b> …

The truth about eggs and egg yolks

Breakfast just wouldn’t be the same without the incredible edible egg. But over the years, the egg yolk has gotten a bad rap. Studies warning of elevated cholesterol levels and plaque buildup in coronary arteries have caused many people to reject them.<p>“Very few foods have the same diverse nutrient …

Robin Thicke speaks out about Paula Patton split

Robin Thicke is thanking his fans for their support following his separation from his wife and canceled tour dates.<p>The "Blurred Lines" singer posted on his website Wednesday that he'd like to "thank everyone for the well wishes these last few days."<p>Thicke and actress Paula Patton announced Monday …

Chain cites 'copyright law' in refusing to print images of Bible verses, woman says

A Mississippi woman says she waged a nearly three-week battle to get pictures of Bible Scripture printed, after the photo department at a national chain store insisted that her images of Gospel inspiration violated copyright laws.<p>Kelly Taylor, 46, of Gulfport, told FoxNews.com her local Walgreens …

US warns Russia on war games as tensions mount in Ukraine's Crimea

The United States warned Russia it would be a "grave mistake" to intervene militarily in Ukraine, as the Kremlin ordered 150,000 troops to test their combat readiness and armed men seized government buildings in Ukraine's Crimea region and raised a Russian flag over a barricade.<p>Secretary of State …

World's most ancient cheese found in China

The oldest cheese ever found was already stale nearly a thousand years before the earliest Greek philosophers were munching on feta. Researchers in China have discovered that the odd clumps of yellow matter found on the necks and chests of mummies from as early as 1615 BC are actually lumps of …

DC duel: Seth Rogen blasts senators for skipping his testimony; Ben Affleck plays to packed house

Two A-listers were in Washington D.C. on Wednesday, but only one drew a Hollywood sized crowd.<p>Unbeknownst to one another, Seth Rogen and Ben Affleck made appearances on Capitol Hill. Oscar-winner Affleck spoke to a packed room about the situation in the Congo, while funnyman Rogen garnered a …

California couple in $10M gold find may owe gov’t about half, report says

One couple's gold find could mean a jackpot for the IRS.<p>The Northern California couple that found $10 million worth of rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree on their property will likely owe about half the find's value whether they sell the gold or not.<p>The San …

Katy Perry 'Dark Horse' video scrubbed after petition by Muslim critic surfaces

An Islamic symbol has been removed from the online version of the Katy Perry music video for 'Dark Horse' after an online petition claimed it was offensive to the Muslim religion.<p>“At 01.15 into the video a man is shown being burned, whilst wearing a pendant (also burned) forming the word ‘Allah’ …

University removes ‘God’ from plaque

Purdue University, which once defended the right of a private speaker to blaspheme Jesus, has banned an alumni donor from using the word “God” on a plaque because it might offend someone.<p>Dr. Michael McCracken and his wife made a $12,500 pledge to the university’s school of mechanical engineering. …

Ga. man drove home drunk from wedding, killed wife in crash, cops say

A Georgia man is facing charges in a crash that killed his newlywed wife as they drove back from their wedding reception.<p>Georgia State Patrol officials say 28-year-old Ryan Quinton is charged with driving under the influence, vehicular homicide, reckless driving and failure to maintain lane in the …

Biden to women: Thanks to ObamaCare, you can quit working

Vice President Biden is under fire for suggesting working women would benefit from ObamaCare by being able to quit their jobs to spend time at home.<p>"How many of you are single women with children in a dead-end job?" Biden asked, during an appearance on "The View" on Tuesday. "You're there because …

Leah Remini on Scientology: ‘Everything the Church taught me was a lie’

For Leah Remini, leaving the Church of Scientology wasn’t an easy decision to make, but she says it was something she had to do for her 9-year-old daughter, Sofia.<p>Much to the Church of Scientology's dismay, Remini opened up to Buzzfeed about her decision to ditch the Church, and how her life has …

Ancient gladiator school discovered in Austria

An ancient Roman gladiator school has been discovered in Austria, complete with cell blocks, a training arena and a bath complex, archaeologists say.<p>The buried remains of the school at the site of Carnuntum, near Vienna were detected not through excavations but through remote-sensing techniques. …

Ukraine official: Russia has launched 'armed invasion' in Crimea

Russian troops moved into Crimea Friday, U.S. officials told Fox News, prompting Ukraine to accuse Russia of an "armed invasion."<p>At the White House, President Obama said the U.S. government is "deeply concerned" by reports of Russian "military movements" and warned any violation of Ukraine's …

‘Miracle’ as Mississippi man wakes up in body bag at funeral home

Workers at a Mississippi funeral home say they found a man alive and kicking when they opened a body bag while they were getting ready to embalm him.<p>Holmes County Coroner Dexter Howard calls it a miracle that 78-year-old Walter Williams is alive.<p>The coroner was called to Williams’ home in …

Robin Thicke on Paula Patton split: 'I'm just trying to get her back'

Robin Thicke is just trying to repair his marriage.<p>The “Blurred Lines” singer spoke openly about his recent separation from wife Paula Patton yesterday when a TMZ cameraman caught up with him at the airport.<p>“You know, I’m just trying to get her back man,” he told the cameraman.<p>The site reported …

Paula Deen compares herself to 'that black football player who came out’

Ever since news broke that Paula Deen admitted to using the N-word in a deposition last year, the once top TV chef has been trying to recover.<p>But the butter-loving Southern cook put her foot her in her mouth again during a recent People magazine interview, during which she compared herself to "that …

When Christian Celebrities Dress Like Porn Stars

iPad Bible App Used to Swear in New York Official After Real Bible Goes Missing

Expand | Collapse<p>A New York public official was sworn in on Thursday with his left hand on an iPad Bible app after a hard copy of the holy book could …

Evangelicals like to think their beliefs boost numbers. But really it's because they take growth seriously – a lesson liberals could learn<p>One of the most persistent myths about contemporary Christianity is that only evangelical churches grow while liberal Christianity is doomed because it's too …

Medicine Does Not Know What 'Dead' Is

Last week Time Magazine asked me to write a commentary on the case of Jahi McMath, the 13 year old whose family sought to keep on continuing life …

Actually, THESE Are the Most Godless Cities in America

<i>Updated 1:00p p.m., Jan. 30</i><p>A study from the American Bible Society purported to rank the “Bible-mindedness” of 100 American cities last week, and …

Romanian orphans: B.C. researchers find that the scars of early neglect run deep

VANCOUVER - When the Iron Curtain was torn down almost 25 years ago, the images shocked the world: tens of thousands of Romanian children warehoused …