The death toll rose to 13 on Friday as officials in Tennessee continue to investigate the cause of the massive wildfires that have destroyed homes and businesses in Gatlinburg and surrounding areas where over 5,000 people are still without power.
The editor-in-chief of Buzzfeed took to social media to defend an article published earlier this week that's critical of Chip and Joanna Gaines of the HGTV reality TV series "Fixer Upper" for attending a church that opposes gay marriage.
An Islamic State sex slave survivor who testified before U.N. officials about the repeated rapes and torture she and other girls endured at the hands of radical jihadists said she told her captors that neither Islam nor any other religion would condone what they were doing.
A district court judge in Ohio has upheld the constitutionality of having the national motto "In God We Trust" on United States currency, rejecting the most recent legal attempt by atheist activist Michael Newdow to strike the phrase.
Trump made various campaign statements and promises, some which were very controversial and widely criticized as draconian. However, after becoming president-elect, Trump has been stepping away from many of these remarks.
The Rev. Franklin Graham has called Vice President-elect Mike Pence a "class act" for his response to being lectured by an actor on stage when he and his family attended a performance of the hit Broadway musical "Hamilton" last Friday.