A young Indiana mother who allegedly stabbed her two children to death last Thursday, a day after her husband asked her for a divorce, says she killed them because she did not want her husband to get custody of them, according to court documents.
Dylann Roof, 22, the man charged with killing nine black worshipers at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, as they prayed last June has been found competent to stand trial for their deaths, a federal judge ruled on Friday.
Black Friday turned deadly for a 20-year-old New Jersey man in the early hours of one of America's busiest shopping days when he was fatally shot outside the Macy's department store at Hamilton Mall in Atlantic County, New Jersey.
The Schlitterbahn water park in Kansas City announced Tuesday that the world's tallest waterslide, the Verrückt, on which Caleb Schwab, the 10-year-old son of Christian Republican Kansas state Rep. Scott Schwab died over the summer, will be demolished.
Days after reports questioned whether "proud Presbyterian" President-elect Donald Trump would attend church during his time in Washington D.C., the New York City billionaire and his Vice President-elect Mike Pence attended a worship service at a Presbyterian Church in New Jersey Sunday and received a standing ovation.
Tullian Tchividjian, who lost his church and wife last summer to an adultery scandal, has re-emerged with a new wife and a redeeming message about God's "magnificent intervention."
Good Friday and Columbus Day were officially renamed "Spring Holiday" and "Fall Holiday" in Bloomington, Indiana, on Friday to reflect more cultural inclusivity, and Mayor John Hamilton of the liberal city is now facing some flak for that decision.
A year-and-a-half after he went missing 11 days after the birth of his second child, former Mormon missionary Lance Buckley was discovered dead along with his wife and two young daughters.
Melania Trump, wife of President-elect Donald Trump and the couple's 10-year-old son Barron, will not be joining the New York City billionaire in the White House after his inauguration next January.
Desireé Allen, Pastor Who Got Pregnant With Twins After Sex With Fiancé, Says She Won't Stop Preaching
A New York City pastor who got pregnant with twins after premarital sex with her fiancé says she will not be "slut shamed" from the pulpit and has vowed to keep preaching with pride until she "can no longer waddle on the stage."
A former Texas English teacher who engaged in a months-long sexual relationship who a 13-year-old student and got pregnant by him earlier this year, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to aggravated sexual assault of a child.
The transition team of President-elect Donald Trump announced rules Wednesday expected to crimp the influence of lobbyists in the Trump administration and beyond but critics say they don't expect them to have much bite.
Popular musician and actor Nick Cannon has slammed failed 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and controversial abortion provider Planned Parenthood for inflicting "real genocide" on the black community through abortion.
Now that he's President-elect, it remains unclear if Donald Trump intends to make a public show of his Christian commitment by attending church regularly as other presidents who have touted their faith before him have done.
Philando Castile: Minnesota Prosecutor Charges Police Officer for Death of Civilian for First Time in 16 Years
In a stunning decision Wednesday, a Minnesota prosecutor charged St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez for the fatal shooting of 32-year-old Philando Castile, whose death, broadcast on Facebook Live, led to massive protests across the country.
A 25-year-old British woman who told police in Dubai that she was gang raped has been arrested for illegal "extra-marital sex."
Abilene Christian University in Texas announced Monday that it has expelled two students for wearing blackface while mocking a "strong black woman."
Cliff Barrows, the longtime music director for Billy Graham's crusades and a close friend of the evangelical icon who helped found the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, died after a brief illness on Tuesday. He was 93.
Head coach of the NBA's Detroit Pistons ripped into conservative Christians shortly after President-elect Donald Trump's win in last Tuesday's election for embracing the "openly and brazenly racist and misogynistic" New York City billionaire.
Pastor Recovering From Cancer Removed From Leadership for 'Viewing Inappropriate Images' on Church Computer
Scott Crenshaw, senior pastor of the multi-campus New River Church in Texas who is recovering from cancer, was removed from his post at the helm of the church two Sundays ago for "viewing inappropriate images" on his computer while he was at work.
Popular Christian Mom Blogger Glennon Doyle Melton Reveals She Is Dating Female Soccer Star Abby Wambach
Three months after announcing a separation from her longtime husband and father of her three children in August, popular Christian blogger and author Glennon Doyle Melton announced Sunday that she is in love with retired female U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach.
Although more than 231 million Americans are eligible to vote, more than 90 million of them did not exercise that right in the U.S. presidential elections held last Tuesday according to the United States Elections Project.
President-elect Donald Trump reaffirmed his commitment to nominating pro-life justices to the Supreme Court but suggested an unwillingness to go further to ban abortion nationwide.
An Indiana pastor, his mother and one of his daughters were all killed in a tragic accident Sunday morning just hours after his daughter and her high school teammates had performed at a national band competition.
Jen Hatmaker, the high-profile evangelical Christian author who made headlines last month for endorsing same-sex marriage and declaring these unions can be holy, urged evangelical supporters of President-elect Donald Trump to show restraint in the aftermath of his shocking win at the polls on Tuesday.