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  • Poll: Shaheen's lead evaporating

    07/24/2008 7:12:45 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 25 replies · 213+ views
    nashua telegraph ^ | July 24, 2008 | By KEVIN LANDRIGAN
    CONCORD – Democratic Senate candidate Jeanne Shaheen's once imposing lead over U.S. Sen. John E. Sununu has all but vanished in recent months according to a University of New Hampshire Survey Center poll released today. Shaheen leads Sununu in this poll of likely voters, 46 percent to 42 percent, but the spread is within its margin of error of plus or minus 4.5 percent. Pollster Andrew Smith stressed the race remains wide open since only 22 percent said they had definitely decided upon a candidate. During a telephone interview, Smith said voters are starting to focus more on the choices...
  • Israel's Messianic Jews: Some Call it a Miracle

    07/23/2008 5:59:45 PM PDT · by Raineygoodyear · 21 replies · 88+ views
    CBN News ^ | July 22nd, 2008 | Wendy Smith
    In Israel, a resurgence in the number of Jews who believe in Jesus is getting a lot of attention. Many leaders say it's the strongest growth since the time of Jesus and that the Messianic movement could be on the brink of a great revival. "This is the first time where we've seen Israeli society in general being so open to consider who Yeshua is," said Messianic leader Asher Intrater. "This is a real miracle, and there's beginning to be grace and favor with us in the land." Although Jesus and the early disciples were Jewish, for nearly 2,000 years...
  • Stray bullet stopped by Bible, watermelon

    07/16/2008 2:39:05 PM PDT · by Kimmers · 6 replies · 128+ views
    WTHR website ^ | 7/16/07 | Emily Longnecker
    Indianapolis - A great grandmother believes a higher power helped her and three family members survive a Monday night shooting. Before stray bullets from a gun battle at Sherman Drive and 38th Street ripped through her car, Charlotte Thompson didn't even know what gunfire sounded like. "I'd never heard a gunshot," she said. She was sitting at a red light around 7:00 pm Monday when the fight broke out. "We heard this pow, pow, pow, pow, pow, pow," Thompson said. "Then Shyann said 'Oh! I'm shot!'" Her 10-year-old great granddaughter was sitting in the back seat, shot in the stomach....
  • ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA—1195-1231 A.D.

    06/11/2008 9:33:14 PM PDT · by Salvation · 19 replies · 474+ views
    EWTN ^ | not available | EWTN
    ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA—1195-1231 A.D. St. Anthony of Padua is one of the most famous disciples of St. Francis of Assisi. He was a famous preacher and worker of miracles in his own day, and throughout the eight centuries since his death he has so generously come to the assistance of the faithful who invoke him, that he is known throughout the world. St. Anthony's Youth & ConversionSt. Anthony was born in the year 1195 A. D. at Lisbon (Portugal) where his father was a captain in the royal army. Already at the age of fifteen years, he had...
  • ‘String of Miracles’ Benefits Iraqi Children

    06/04/2008 6:12:30 PM PDT · by SandRat · 3 replies · 88+ views
    BAGHDAD, June 4, 2008 – Playing outside her Baghdad home in January 2007, 6-year-old Shams couldn’t have imagined that destiny was about to drastically change her life, along with the lives of many other Iraqi children. Dr. Samuel Kakish, a Jordanian dentist, checks a pediatric patient prior to surgery. Kakish volunteers his services to the Baghdad-based National Iraqi Assistance Center. Courtesy photo by Marikay Satryano  (Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. Mortars don’t discriminate between women or men, rich or poor, adults or children. One found Shams. It was a miracle Shams’ father managed to flag down a passing...
  • The Dead Raised again! Woman Suddenly Comes Back to Life, Doctors Call it a "Medical Miracle"

    05/28/2008 3:32:49 AM PDT · by ovrtaxt · 57 replies · 633+ views
    BCN ^ | May 23, 2008 | Aimee Herd
    By the time she was found, her body had become stiff with rigor mortus. (Charleston, West Virginia)—According to the AP report, West Virginia resident, Val Thomas' heart stopped last Saturday morning, and by the time she was found, her body had become stiff with rigor mortus. (Photo: AP)Paramedics were able to revive her, but only after an estimated 15 minutes without oxygen or a pulse—she was rushed to an area hospital. During procedures to lower her body temperature, Val's heart stopped two more times.The Thomas family was told by doctors that Val had only a 10 percent chance of...
  • Revival in Lakeland!

    05/09/2008 3:03:45 PM PDT · by Armed Civilian · 83 replies · 257+ views
    eyewitness ^ | 05/09/2008 | Armed Civilian
    I have been to the outpouring in Lakeland twice with my family. I was wondering if any other Freepers have been as well. We went when it was still in Ignited Church which holds 700. It has moved to a church in Auburndale that holds 3,000, they then moved it to the Lakeland Convention Center that holds 9,000 and then to Lakeland Tigers Baseball stadium that holds nearly 12,000. Tonight it will be at Lakeland/Linder Airport, Sun and Fun Grounds. We have seen lots of healings and miracles. It has been going on for over 35 days and will be...
  • Any Freepers been to Lakeland, Florida and the Florida outpouring

    05/09/2008 2:58:27 PM PDT · by Armed Civilian · 13 replies · 290+ views
    eyewitness ^ | 05/09/2008 | Armed Civilian
    I have been to the outpouring in Lakeland twice with my family. I was wondering if any other Freepers have been as well. We went when it was still in Ignited Church which holds 700. It has moved to a church in Auburndale that holds 3,000, they then moved it to the Lakeland Convention Center that holds 9,000 and then to Lakeland Tigers Baseball stadium that holds nearly 12,000. Tonight it will be at Lakeland/Linder Airport, Sun and Fun Grounds. We have seen lots of healings and miracles. It has been going on for over 35 days and will be...
  • WASHINGTON State National and Global Days of Prayer update ..... WATCH AND GIVE THANKS!

    05/05/2008 8:56:56 AM PDT · by Jo Nuvark · 3 replies · 75+ views
    Click the video for 15 minute overview for OPERATION ROLLING THUNDER. This is short excerpt from the hour long" His Show." You are invited to hear about the signs, wonders, miracles, decreasing crime, increasing prosperity, and dramatic church growth that results from this simple but powerful strategy. Learn how you can mobilize on going 24/7 prayer in your city by harnessing the momentum from the National and Global Days of Prayer.
  • They call it Divine intervention on I-81 in Sullivan County, TN

    04/10/2008 8:02:25 AM PDT · by Between the Lines · 6 replies · 150+ views
    TriCities ^ | Apr 09, 2008
    "God put me there, not to watch, but to help." That is how Tim Scott of Bristol, Virginia explains his presence at the fiery crash on the southbound lanes of Interstate 81 near exit 69 Tuesday, April 9th. Scott, who stopped to help after seeing a tractor trailer, driven by Larry Harvey of Princeton, West Virginia, dragging a 1987 Oldsmobile down the interstate, just happened to have a fire extinguisher in his vehicle. Another passerby who also stopped to help, Jeff Kegley of Seymour, Tennessee, said the fire extinguisher was the key piece of equipment that helped save two women,...
  • 'Miracle baby' found in explosion's rubble

    04/04/2008 11:18:55 PM PDT · by Tennessee Nana · 4 replies · 130+ views
    Commericial Appeal, Memphis ^ | April 5, 2008 | Hank Dudding
    9-month-old spent night trapped HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss. -- A baby girl who spent a rainy night trapped in rubble after a house caught fire and exploded was pulled alive from the wreckage late Friday morning. The girl, identified by neighbors as Olandrea Chanelle Elliott, 9 months, was in stable condition at Alliance HealthCare in Holly Springs on Friday afternoon before being transferred to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. Three adults in the home were burned and were being treated at the Regional Medical Center at Memphis. Rescue workers searched for the girl throughout the night after the explosion at...
  • Newly Wounded Warriors Experience ‘Miracles on the Mountainside’

    04/02/2008 5:27:57 PM PDT · by SandRat · 2 replies · 282+ views
    SNOWMASS VILLAGE, Colo., April 2, 2008 – Less than six months ago, Army Pfc. Michael Dinkel had his leg destroyed by a roadside bomb while he was deployed to Afghanistan with the Fort Riley, Kan.-based 70th Engineer Battalion. Today, still a patient at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Dinkel is shimmying down the slopes of Snowmass Mountain, refusing to let a disability stand in the way of a good time -- or a full, productive life. Less than six months after losing a leg to an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan, Army Pfc. Michael Dinkel is on the slopes...
  • Anti-Christ, Oops, I Mean Oprah’s Reinvention of Jesus Picks Up Steam

    02/21/2008 6:33:24 AM PST · by NYer · 35 replies · 761+ views
    PG & G ^ | February 20, 2008 | Bart Lewis
    She’s basically REINVENTING Jesus! I know this may be old news to some of you! But two months into the year, Oprah Winfrey is picking up a lot of steam behind her radio show with her Course of Miracles which she started on Janaury 1, 2008! Her radio show is exclusive to XM Radio, however, the experts who rate TV programming say her show has a noticeable increase in middle school & high school viewers. This could be dangerous!Sample of Today’s LessonWhat’s your opinion after reading this article? Oprah Winfrey will be letting out all the stops on her XM...
  • McCain fell from 55% to 49% nationwide overnight (vanity)

    02/11/2008 12:59:35 AM PST · by Kurt Evans · 163 replies · 265+ views
    February 11, 2008 | Kurt Evans
    From Rasmussen Reports on February 9: "… polling since Mitt Romney suspended his campaign shows John McCain leading Mike Huckabee 55% to 24% in the race for the Republican Presidential Nomination. McCain also leads Huckabee 724 to 196 in delegates and there is no viable path to the nomination for Huckabee. As a result, Rasmussen Reports will no longer conduct daily tracking polls of the race for the Republican Presidential nomination." From Rasmussen Reports on February 10: "In the race for the Republican Presidential Nomination, Mike Huckabee had a good day on Saturday. He won the caucuses in Kansas handily,...
  • Huckabee eyes Giants-like run

    02/10/2008 3:01:18 AM PST · by Kurt Evans · 18 replies · 167+ views
    New York Daily News ^ | February 10, 2008 | Ian Bishop
    Not so fast, John McCain. Republican White House long shot Mike Huckabee cast himself as the New York Giants of political candidates, a scrappy David hustling to knock off Goliath. Huckabee won the Kansas caucuses and beat McCain, the presumptive nominee, in Louisiana Saturday night - though there will be a runoff because neither crested 50%. Huckabee insisted yesterday he's in the race for the duration, or until McCain wraps up the 1,191 delegates needed for the nomination - even though the Arizona senator now leads 714 to 214. "I didn't major in math," the former Arkansas governor told a...
  • Scientists Sucessfully Grow Heart in Lab

    01/16/2008 9:35:11 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 46 replies · 1,020+ views
    CBN News ^ | January 15, 2008 | Heather Sells
    There's new hope for the five million people in the United States who live with heart failure. Scientists say they have been able to grow a rat heart in a lab. They were also successful at getting it to start beating. About 50,000 people die each year waiting for a heart donor. But that all may change thanks to a rat heart, built by scientists at the University of Minnesota. "Everyone has cells," Dr. Doris Taylor told CBN News. "What's lacking is a way to put that together in a 3-D structure that lets you create an organ," she explained....
  • Man falls from skyscraper, lives to tell the horror [47 stories]

    01/04/2008 8:16:40 AM PST · by 668 - Neighbor of the Beast · 21 replies · 789+ views ^ | 01/03/08 | AP/cnn
    Doctors say they have never seen anything like it: A window washer who fell 47 stories from the roof of a Manhattan skyscraper is now awake, talking to his family and expected to walk again...
  • The Greatest Miracle of All

    12/18/2007 3:07:52 AM PST · by BigAlPro · 11 replies · 191+ views
    The Holland Sentinel ^ | December 17, 2007 | Alan Helvig
    As we watch the news and read the papers, we realize there are many misconceptions about Christmas and about miracles. Christmas is not a season of tolerance. It is a season of love. Christmas is not a season of worry. It is a season for worship. Christmas is not a season of praising friends and family members. It is a season for glorifying God. Christmas is not a season of decorations and presents under the tree. It is a season for acknowledging the presence of God in our lives. To be honest, Christmas is not even a season of giving....
  • Statement by Fred Thompson on Adult Cell Research Breakthrough

    11/20/2007 2:21:12 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 15 replies · 152+ views
    Fred08 ^ | November 20, 2007 | Senator Fred Thompson
    McLean, VA - Senator Fred Thompson issued the following statement regarding today's scientific breakthrough in adult cell research: "There is exciting news for patients today. In yet another breakthrough for adult cell research, scientists have made normal human skin cells take on the relevant properties of embryonic stem cells. That is in addition to 73 breakthroughs for adult and cord blood research to date. There are still no embryonic stem cell breakthroughs. "For all who are concerned for patients and their families, the effective, ethical, and compassionate answer is to put our money where the breakthroughs are happening -- in...
  • Boy survives two-hour flight to Moscow hanging onto plane wing (UPDATE @ #141)

    09/25/2007 4:18:21 PM PDT · by George from New England · 155 replies · 1,093+ views
    RIA Novosti ^ | 24/ 09/ 2007 | Radio Maya
    MOSCOW, September 24 (RIA Novosti) - A 15-year-old boy from the Urals suffered acute frostbite after riding the wing of a Boeing-737 plane on a two-hour flight from Perm to Moscow, Russian radio station Mayak reported on Monday. After clinging on for the entire 1300-kilometer (808-mile) flight to Vnukova Airport, the boy, named Andrei, collapsed onto the tarmac. His arms and legs were so severely frozen that rescuers were at first unable to remove his coat and shoes, the radio station said. The airport did not confirm the report. "We have no information on this," the Vnukovo press service told...