Mickey McLean

Mickey is executive editor of WORLD Digital.

Associated Press/Texas Right to Life

Court agrees to keep Texas baby on life support

by Mickey McLean
Posted 1/04/20, 01:17 pm

A Texas appeals court has delayed a judge’s ruling that allowed a Fort Worth hospital to remove life-sustaining treatment for an 11-month-old girl. The Second Court of Appeals in Fort Worth on Friday ordered Cook Children’s Medical Center to keep Tinslee Lewis alive until it can make a final ruling in an appeal brought by Tinslee’s mother, Trinity Lewis. The court has not yet scheduled a hearing in the case.

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Associated Press/Photo by Evan Vucci

Trump: Soleimani’s ‘reign of terror’ is over

by Harvest Prude & Mickey McLean
Posted 1/03/20, 04:58 pm

UPDATE: President Donald Trump told reporters on Friday it was necessary for the U.S. military to kill Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani. “We took action last night to stop a war. We did not take action to start a war,” he said. The president, speaking at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., said he ordered the airstrike in Iraq because Soleimani was planning “imminent and sinister” attacks on Americans. Meanwhile, Department of Defense officials announced the United States is sending 3,000 more Army troops to the Middle East.

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WORLD’s Top 25 articles for 2019

News Of The Year | Our year-end countdown of the stories that generated the most reader traffic
by Mickey McLean
Posted 12/28/19, 01:20 pm

Major magazine cover stories and features, thought-provoking Voices columns and reporter Journals, daily news reports from The Sift, and weekly Roundups covering important issues drew readers to WORLD’s website in 2019. The hot-button topics that grabbed your attention and made you click the share button included abortion, sexuality, immigration, and apostasy and scandal in the church.

Click the headline links in our Top 25 countdown and take a trip back through the past 12 months of WORLD’s Christian worldview reporting and commentary.

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