Hot News Stories (1/16/15)Posted: January 16, 2015
ABC News (USA)
New data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released on Wednesday show that the birth rate and the teen pregnancy rate in the U.S. both hit all-time lows in 2013.
Washington Times (Washington, DC)
The Obama administration said Thursday that faith-based nonprofits should comply with the birth control mandate of the federal health care act because they enjoy much greater leeway than the corporations that sued and won before the Supreme Court last year.
Pope Francis on Friday warned against an “ideological colonization of the family,” a reference to gay marriage around the world and to a heated debate in the Philippines about a government population control plan.