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Sony Launches Xperia E4G With LTE Connectivity

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:59pm
Sony quietly released its new 4G-LTE version of its Xperia E4 smartphone this month, announcing it will be available in the market by April.
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'Star Trek' Actor Leonard Nimoy Hospitalized After 911 Call for Chest Pains

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:54pm
Veteran actor, Leonard Nimoy, who played Spock in the original "Star Trek" series, was rushed to the hospital last Thursday after complaining of severe chest pains.
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Samsung Galaxy S6 News: March MMC Unveiling and Release Dates, Other Features

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:50pm
Samsung has released information it will be unveiling its Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge smartphones in Barcelona, Spain next month, and in other markets soon after.
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'American Horror Story's' Ben Woolf Dies 4 Days After Being Struck by SUV

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:48pm
Diminutive "American Horror Story" actor Ben Woolf passed away in the hospital after being hit by a car last week.
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Manny Pacquiao Names His Church Word for Everyone

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:28pm
Manny Pacquiao may be gearing up for an upcoming bout with longtime rival fighter Floyd Mayweather next May, but the Filipino boxer and politician has also officially named the church he is in the process of building.
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'Arrow' Season 3 News, Spoilers: Will the Ollie-Diggle Rescue Mission Be Successful?

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:26pm
Things are getting intense and exciting this week in the hit superhero TV drama series "Arrow" as it continues to air tonight with yet another action-packed episode titled "Nanda Parbat."
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'Hannibal' Season 3 Release Date News, Update: Premiere Date 'Should be Soon'

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:23pm
The waiting game drags on for the return of the hit psycho thriller drama TV series "Hannibal."
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'The 100' Season 2 News, Spoilers: Jaha and Co in Danger; Series Creator Teases Bellamy's Fate

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:14pm
The last week's showing of the hit post-apocalyptic TV drama series "The 100" Season 2 saw Cage (Johnny Whitworth) dealing a major blow on the Grounder's village in "Resurrection." The self-proclaimed leader seems determined to go on with the killing spree now that he has the secret weapon that is powerful enough to fully eradicate the Sky People.
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'Vikings' Season 3 News, Update: Tax Deals Suggest 16 Episodes for Season 4

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:08pm
Fresh from airing its Season 3 premiere episode last Thursday, recent news now indicate that the hit historical TV drama series may have already gotten an early renewal, based on a reported tax deal.
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New Spider-Man News, Update: Miles Morales Could Replace Peter Parker as the Web-Slinger

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:04pm
Recent casting rumors indicate that the newest Spider-Man reboot, which will now be finally featured within the Marvel, might reveal another face behind the web-slinger's mask.
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Interview with Gabriel Leyva's Father

Persecution Blog - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:00pm

The son of a Cuban pastor was detained recently, while he was completing his mandatory military service. Gabriel Leyva was accused of anti-government activities. VOM spoke with his father.


Gabriel Leyva

Q: Why was your son arrested?
A: For disobedience to the laws of the country.

Q: What did they say he wrote on the blackboard at his school?
A: Things against the government.

Q: Like what?
A: Down with Raul, Down with Fidel.

Q: What have the authorities told you about your son?
A: He can go to prison for three months to a year.

Q: How have you and your wife been? How are you feeling?
A: We are praying. All we can do is pray.

Q: How are things at the church that you pastor?
A: Everything is fine. They are praying. We shared what happened to our son.

Q: How long have you been in ministry?
A: I’ve served for 16 years as a pastor and as a missionary for five years.

Q: How is your son’s faith?
A: This test is helping him become firmer in his faith in God.

Q: How much longer in his military service did he have?
A: Only four months.

Q: How often did he visit home?
A: About once a month he came home, but we were also going to [the military base] to visit him.

Q: Did he have a Bible with him?
A: No, he wasn’t allowed to have a Bible in military unit.

Q: What kind of sentence is the military court judge likely to hand down?
A: We believe he’ll be given the minimum. He’s being held in a cell with 21 other prisoners.

Q: Last question: What should we pray for?
A: Ask that God will help him, that we’ll be given a miracle and that he’ll get out soon.

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GTX 980 Ti Release Pushed Back to 2016 Due to Production Delays

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:58pm
The much-awaited NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti, touted as "the most advanced graphics processing unit," will not be available for release until 2016, according to recent reports.
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Amy Duggar and Boyfriend Shopping for Wedding Rings, Planning to Abstain Until Marriage

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:55pm
The famous Duggar cousin, Amy, and her boyfriend of three months, Dillon King, are shopping for wedding rings but still planning to abstain from intimacy before marriage.
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Apple iOS 8.3 Second Beta Roll Out News, Details: New OS Features Additional Language Support for Siri, Emojis

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:54pm
Apple has seeded the second beta of the iOS 8.3 to registered developers earlier this week.
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Resident Evil Revelations 2 Reviews Round-Up: Hear What the Critics Say

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:51pm
The highly anticipated first part of Capcom's episodic survival horror video game series "Resident Evil: Revelations 2" is finally here.
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Historian and Creator of JesusSpokeAramaic.com Says Last Generation of Aramaic Speaking Christians are the Target of Persecution

Christian Newswire - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:48pm
Contact: Matti Stevenson, 719-360-0586, matti@mattimediagroup.com COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Feb. 25, 2015 /Christian Newswire/ -- As horrific atrocities continue across world news headlines this week raids on villages across the Middle East, people kidnapped, children beheaded Bible historian and international authority on Biblical Aramaic and Hebrew languages, Ewan MacLeod, B.Sc. Hons., M.Sc., said, "The recent news about the barbaric way that ISIS repeatedly kidnaps Assyrian Christians Source: MattiMedia Group
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U.S. missionary snatched in Nigeria

World Magazine - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:20pm
Masked gunmen kidnapped an American missionary in central Nigeria on Monday and are demanding $300,000 for her release. The Rev. Phyllis Sortor, a missionary with Free Methodist Church in Seattle, was working as a financial administrator for Hope Academy in Kogi state. On Monday morning, five gunmen vaulted over the school’s wall and took Sortor, later calling a friend to issue the ransom demand. Although the militant group Boko Haram has used kidnappings as part of its terror campaign
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ISIS Fighters Claim All 150 Syrian Christian Hostages Are 'Safe,' Will Be 'Released Within a Few Days'

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:19pm
Members of the Islamic State terrorist organization who were involved in the kidnapping of as many as 150 Christians in Syria this week, are claiming that the hostages are "safe" and will be released in a few days, according to the Assyrian International News Agency.
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Arsenal vs Monaco Live Stream Free: Watch Champions League Soccer Online (Start Time)

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:01pm
Arsenal will play Monaco on Wednesday night in their first leg tie of the last-16 of the Champions League. The Gunners will be favorites at the Emirates Stadium and will want to take some kind of advantage on the road for the return leg, however, Monaco will be a threat.
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The Message in the Storm

The Christian Post - Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:52pm
One of the most difficult things we're to do as Christians is to "[wait] in silence for God only" (Ps. 62:1). We tend to think of waiting as passively sitting back until something happens. However, in the midst of a stormy life event, we don't like inactivity. Our instinct is to react quickly and force things to change.
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