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State House members in Mississippi passed a bill dubbed the "Jesus Take the Wheel Act" by one lawmaker last Thursday, which would allow drivers of mid-size church vans to transport up to 30 people without a commercial driver's license.
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A truck driver from South Texas' Rio Grande Valley says he was fired by a Falfurrias trucking company because he wrote "Jesus" as his co-driver in legally required logbooks.
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Popular Brooklyn, New York megachurch pastor, A.R. Bernard is now grieving the loss off his firstborn son Alfonso R. Bernard Jr. who died last Wednesday after suffering an asthma attack. He was 39.
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A New Jersey teenager who stood up against atheists seeking to legally remove the phrase "one nation under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance, declared victory in court last Friday after a state judge dismissed the case.
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$500K Raised for Father Who Refused to Give Up Down Syndrome Son; Boy's Mother Denies Threatening Him With Divorce
A New Zealand father whose Armenian wife reportedly left him because he refused to abandon their newborn diagnosed with Down syndrome, has received nearly $500,000 in support from around the world to help him care for the boy. His former wife, howeve..
Southern Christian Student Emerges as President of Growing Campus Ministry at Columbia After Culture Shock
When 20-year-old Kalu J. Ogbureke first started the Ivy League's Columbia College in New York City three years ago, his conservative southern evangelical Christian sensibilities were left a little "shell-shocked." It wasn't that the city or the colle..
Campaign to Get James Robertson a Car to End Sunday After More Than $300K Raised; Worker Tells Donors 'You Guys Are the Heroes'
After four days and an inspiring campaign to get a car for a Detroit man who walks 21 miles a day to get to work snowballed into more than $300,000 on Thursday, the campaign's organizer said it will end on Sunday.
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Church Leader Suspected Hit-And-Run Bishop Heather Cook Was Drunk 2 Days Before Ordination and Warned National Leader
Two days before she was ordinated as the first female Episcopal bishop in Maryland and three months before she was involved in a fatal hit-and-run incident, Bishop Heather Cook was suspected of being drunk at a private party by head of the Maryland d..
Christian Bakers Who Refused to Make Cake for Lesbian Wedding Found Guilty of Discrimination; Will Have to Pay Up to $150K
Christian owners of a bakery in Gresham, Oregon, who were forced to close their business in 2013 due to backlash over their refusal to bake a cake for a lesbian wedding based on religious objections, were found guilty of discrimination Monday and now..
At least 19 people are now dead and another 24 missing after a TransAsia Airways flight en route to the Taiwan-controlled Kinmen islands crashed into a river in Taipei, Taiwan after clipping a wing on a bridge moments after takeoff Wednesday.
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