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May 1, 2018, 9:58 AM
The head of the Roman Catholic Church tweeted: “Do we really want peace? Then let’s ban all weapons so we don’t have to live in fear of war.”
Apr 30, 2018, 10:00 AM
It should surprise no one that the Workers World Party is celebrating the 200th birthday of Karl Marx, the father of socialism and communism. It might be a little strange that the self-described revolutionaries are holding the conference in New York the day after his actual birth on May 5, 1818.
Apr 30, 2018, 9:58 AM
The cable network TLC will launch a new television docu-series next month that seeks to highlight the lives of four married couples in which the husbands have come out to the wives as transgender.
Apr 30, 2018, 9:46 AM
In a Friday sermon delivered at the Dar Al-Hijrah Mosque in Chicago, Illinois, Dr. Ashraf Nusairat said that the notion that women do not have rights in Islam was introduced into Islamic countries by Western colonialism.
Apr 27, 2018, 11:18 AM
Disney has released photos of rainbow-colored Mickey Mouse ears ahead of Pride month in June. The ears, called 'Mickey Mouse Rainbow Love', feature a red hat with two rainbow-striped ears. The front of the hat features two Mickey Mouse hands that form a heart filled with rainbow colors.
Apr 27, 2018, 11:16 AM
A debate is raging in the comments of a Facebook post that shows several teenagers saying grace at a local Longhorn Steakhouse before their prom.
Apr 27, 2018, 11:14 AM
The Trump administration plans to eliminate an Obama-era regulation that opponents say requires faith-based hospitals, insurance providers and doctors to perform, provide and cover gender-reassignment surgeries and procedures that violate their religious convictions.
Apr 26, 2018, 6:58 AM
Iran's president has warned Donald Trump of 'severe consequences' if the United States withdraws from the nuclear deal signed with Tehran.
Apr 26, 2018, 6:56 AM
The idea that biological sex is "assigned" at birth is being enshrined in the official curriculum of one of the nation's largest public school districts. Medical doctors and feminists maintain this is a case of an ideology endangering women and girls and an affront to science.
Apr 26, 2018, 6:51 AM
An Indiana man is accusing his son's 8th-grade Spanish teacher of bullying and pushing a political agenda on students.
Apr 25, 2018, 7:55 AM
Jeb Bush, the former governor of Florida, revealed that his mother, former first lady Barbara Bush, talked to him about Jesus Christ in their last meeting before she died last week.
Apr 25, 2018, 7:53 AM
The Trump administration is seeking the dismissal of a suit alleging the nonprofit helmed by former president Jimmy Carter has used taxpayer funding to provide material support to international terrorist groups, including Hamas.
Apr 25, 2018, 7:50 AM
StandWithUS, the Israel educational organization, condemned a resolution passed by George Washington University’s student body on Monday calling for divestments from companies that do business with the Jewish state.
Apr 24, 2018, 1:28 PM
Following swift action from Maine House Democrats on the last day of the legislative session, there will be no Female Genital Mutilation ban in the Pine Tree State.
Apr 24, 2018, 1:24 PM
Earth Day is a big deal “for the Left,” reports Twitchy, the social-media monitoring site. So that’s why there are so many comments Monday about the environment. So the next step isn’t hard to guess. “You knew they were coming: Here are the 10 dumbest Earth Day tweets for your entertainment:”
Apr 24, 2018, 1:18 PM
Concordia Publishing House has been in business since 1869 as the official publishing arm of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod denomination. But apparently the Christian content of its website, particularly an ad for an upcoming Vacation Bible School, is too much for Google AdWords, the online advertising service.
Apr 23, 2018, 9:40 AM
Americans took God out of public schools. And universities, mostly. And, over the years, government. And social issues. And holiday references. And there even have been attempts to banish God, or belief in Him, from business, including in the fight over abortion funding in Obamacare.
Apr 23, 2018, 9:37 AM
A federal judge has revoked the U.S. citizenship of a naturalized Somali immigrant who fraudulently sponsored four of her countrymen for green cards, the Department of Justice announced Tuesday.
Apr 23, 2018, 9:35 AM
Someone hung a “White Male Privilege Is A Myth” poster next to the “Dismantle Whiteness” art exhibit recently installed at the University of Southern California.
Apr 21, 2018, 4:26 PM
A Christian-owned bridal shop in Bloomsburg, Penn., has been forced out of business after multiple death threats poured in from activists supporting the homosexual agenda of same-sex marriage.