A federal judge indicated Monday that she will decide by July 1 whether Indiana can implement a law that cuts off Medicaid funds to Planned Parenthood.
Believing that prayer is the only way to solve America's problems, Texas Gov. and potential GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry is inviting all U.S. governors and Christian leaders to join a prayer rally in Houston later this summer.
U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates, who was on farewell tour in Afghanistan, told Marines Sunday that they cannot discontinue their military enlistment over their opposition to the repeal of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy.
A Macy’s worker in California is suing the retail giant for wrongful termination, alleging that she was fired because she refused to work on Sundays in religious observance of the Sabbath.
An FBI forensic expert testified at the Casey Anthony murder trial on Saturday that a hair found in the Anthony’s car was consistent with hair from a dead body.
A crime scene investigator who searched Casey Anthony's car on July 17, 2008, two days after Caylee Anthony was reported missing, testified in the trial Friday that he smelled human decomposition when he opened the door to the car.
Casey Anthony's brother, Lee, took the stand for the first time in her murder trial, retracing his unsuccessful attempts to locate his sister in early July 2008 before Caylee was reported missing.
Same-sex couples will be able to obtain civil union licenses starting Wednesday, the day the Illinois civil unions law goes into effect. David E. Smith, executive director of the Illinois Family Institute, calls the civil unions law anti-family.
President Obama honored fallen American veterans on Memorial Day by participating in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns, followed by a service at the Arlington National Cemetery.
President Obama, Sarah Palin, and 2012 presidential candidates will honor America's veterans by participating in services and events on Memorial Day.
Christian youth minister Matt Hill, last seen Tuesday, has been found alive in North Carolina but questions remain as to why the 26-year-old did not inform anyone of his trip or contact them for days.
Christian ministry worker Matt Hill, who was missing since Tuesday, has been found alive and well, according to reports Sunday. Sources say he left on his own volition.
Casey Anthony's father testified in the murder trial Friday, saying that he smelled human decomposition from his daughter's car when he went to pick it up from a tow yard in July 2008. Caylee Anthony was reported missing later that day.
The Casey Anthony trial continued Saturday with Cindy Anthony taking the witness stand and testifying that the above-ground family pool was too high for Caylee Anthony to reach by herself.
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Friday that there is no evidence that top leaders in the Pakistani government knew where al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden was hiding.
The U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs cannot stop a pastor from invoking the name of "Jesus Christ" in his Memorial Day prayer at Houston National Cemetery, a federal judge said Thursday.
Casey Anthony's father was back on the witness stand Thursday and testified that he did not smell human decay in the back of 25-year-old Anthony's trunk. "The only smell I had was the smell of gas," he said.
Casey Anthony's defense attorney claimed in opening statements Tuesday that 2-year-old Caylee Anthony died after accidentally drowning in the family swimming pool. Before that, Anthony had claimed her daughter was kidnapped.
President Obama said Tuesday that he will visit the tornado zone in Missouri on Sunday, the day he returns from his tour in Europe. "I myself will travel to Missouri to talk with folks who've been affected, ... and hopefully to pray with folks"
On Sunday talk shows, members of the GOP from across the board expressed disappointment over Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels' decision to not run for president in 2012.
Just one day after announcing Republican candidacy for president, former Godfather's Pizza CEO Herman Cain weighed in on Middle East Peace, saying he would offer the Palestinians "nothing" in peace negotiations.
Families, not schools, should decide when it is an appropriate time to discuss issues on sexuality, the Tennessee senator behind the "Don’t Say Gay" bill told CNN Tuesday.
Deadly clashes between Muslims and Christians in the north of Nigeria following the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan has brought the death toll to over 500, according to a local civic group.
A bill that would allow religious child welfare organizations to turn away adoption and foster care applications by gay couples was shot down by an Illinois Senate commitee Wednesday.
Potential GOP presidential contender Donald Trump opened about his faith during an interview with a Christian network, saying he is a Christian and that he's a "Sunday church person."