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Survey: 18 percent of Americans say they have seen a ghost

A ghost decorates a front yard on Admiral Rd. in Buffalo, N.Y., Thursday, Oct. 31, 201 QUOTE OF THE DAY … Continued

Michele Bachmann: Obama administration support of Syrian rebels proves we’re in the end times

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) addresses a gathering of supporters to formally launch her campaign for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination … Continued

Iranian President Rouhani: Nuclear weapons aren’t Islamic

AP Photo/Brendan McDermid, Pool — AP photo Hassan Rouhani, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, addresses the 68th United … Continued

Pope Francis calls abortion ‘unjust’

(AP Photo/Osservatore Romano, HO) QUOTE OF THE DAY | In all its phases and at every age, human life is … Continued

Pope Francis: I’ve been criticized for not speaking about abortion, gay marriage and contraception

QUOTE OF THE DAY Pope Francis on proclaiming Catholic moral teachings in context: We cannot insist only on issues related … Continued

Pope Francis: A good Catholic meddles in politics

This handout picture released by the Vatican press office on March 15, 2013 shows Pope Francis delivering a speech during … Continued

Putin: American exceptionalism is dangerous, ungodly

Russian President Vladimir Putin at a press conference in Moscow. (EPA) QUOTE OF THE DAY | -Russian President Vladimir Putin, … Continued

Gov. Chris Christie: In post-9/11 world, we must protect Muslim civil liberties

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. AP photo. QUOTE OF THE DAY | -New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on balancing safety … Continued

Poll: Americans less likely to support interventions on moral grounds than for self defense

Dec. 8, 2012Seven-year-old Walid, right, is comforted as he mourns a fallen Syrian rebel fighter taken away for burial in … Continued

President Obama: Raoul Wallenberg should inspire us to make a habit of empathy

QUOTE OF THE DAY | President Barack Obama on making the choice to embrace empathy and compassion in his Rosh … Continued

Rhode Island Bishop Tobin: Why I switched from Democrat to Republican

QUOTE OF THE DAY | Bishop Thomas Tobin, Catholic Diocese of Providence, on the reason he switched his party registration … Continued

RGIII: I’m a Christian who thinks ‘now is the window’ for gay players to come out

By Jonathan Newton TWP. QUOTE OF THE DAY | “I think there are [gay players] right now, and if they’re … Continued

Sen. Marco Rubio: Prayer in Congress proves freedom of religion

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) (Alex Wong/Getty Images) QUOTE OF THE DAY | “Prayer has been a hallmark of not just … Continued

Rep. King: Global warming ‘more of a religion than a science’

QUOTE OF THE DAY | –Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) on rejecting the ‘religion’ of climate change. Read more on religion … Continued

Republican party chair: Gay marriage, abortion still priorities for GOP

Anti-gay marriage protesters lost in Maryland in 2012. (Patrick Semansky/Associated Press) QUOTE OF THE DAY | –Republican National Committee Chairman … Continued

Jesse Jackson: Zimmerman case showed ‘struggle for fairness and justice is not over’

Jacob Langston/ Orlando Sentinel QUOTE OF THE DAY | The Rev. Jesse Jackson, in a Facebook post on the acquittal … Continued

George Zimmerman: For Catholics, killing someone is ‘always wrong’

Jacob Langston/ Orlando Sentinel QUOTE OF THE DAY | “GEORGE ZIMMERMAN: In Catholic religion, it’s always wrong to kill someone.” … Continued

President Obama on gay marriage rulings at Supreme Court: Churches can still define marriage how they wish

QUOTE OF THE DAY | President Obama on the distinction between civil and religious definitions of marriage in response to … Continued

Rand Paul: America funding foreign ‘war against Christianity’

Charles Dharapak, Associated Press QUOTE OF THE DAY | –Rand Paul speaking this week at the Faith and Freedom Coalition’s … Continued

Michele Bachmann on decision to not run for re-election: God ‘has given me the strength’ to fight for America (VIDEO)

<iframe src=”″ height=”424″ width=”610″ frameborder=”0″ scrolling=”no”></iframe> QUOTE OF THE DAY | -Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (R) in a video released … Continued