Miss Universe disqualified Jenna Talackova from their Canada pageant finalists for the transgender woman originally being born a male, according to reports.
George Zimmerman told police that Trayvon Martin had been brutally beating him and reached for his gun the night he shot and killed the 17-year-old in "self-defense," according to reports.
President Obama spoke out for the first time on the heinous killing of Trayvon Martin that happened in late February. The President also called for an investigation into "every aspect" of the case to determine what happened.
Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee has moved aside "temporarily" while the investigation into the slaying of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin on Feb. 26 is conducted.
George Zimmerman, the man who shot and killed unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin "in self defense" is being defended by the Sanford, Fla., police department, who claimed they were "prohibited" from arresting him.
Kirk Cameron said Piers Morgan's "heartless" style of interviewing is what led to his comments on homosexuality and gay marriage being "reduced to four-second soundbites," leading to an incomplete understanding of what he tried to say on the CNN show.
Sweden is moving towards a cash free society on all fronts— even church donations, according to reports.
Julianne Moore's Palin imitation in the HBO made-for-television movie "Game Change" was extremely accurate, according to Washington D.C. insiders who saw the premiere.
One Million Moms has switched gears in its battle against vulgarity, abandoning its attack on Ellen Degeneres as a J.C. Penney spokesperson, and instead focusing its energy on targeting "GCB," a show they feel paints Christians in an unfair light.
A Nigeria rescue attempt failed after an English citizen and an Italian citizen were killed before their liberators could reach them.
A Pittsburgh hospital experienced a shooting Thursday afternoon. At least five people were shot, one is dead, and it is currently unknown how many others are injured.
Osama Bin Laden's body was not buried at sea, according to Stratfor company emails exposed by the infamous WikiLeaks, an organization dedicated to revealing classified information.
Following Kirk Cameron's comments about homosexuality on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight," many have been voicing their support of his willingness to stand on his faith and have praised him for not watering down his faith in public. However, his comments on the hot button topic have also drawn the ire of some Hollywood stars, who have spoken out against the born-again Christian for his religious beliefs.
Authorities may have identified the reason behind the worst tornado season the U.S. has seen in years: the supercell.
The idea of $5 gas has struck fear in Americans worried about economy, and as controversy ensues over how to fix the economy, many see higher gas prices as a sign of stagnant growth.
The "Jesus Discovery," presented by archaeologist and professor James Tabor with documentary filmmaker Simcha Jacobovici, claimed to have found the tomb of Jesus and his family in Jerusalem in 2010. However, many remained skeptical. Now, their persistence has unveiled another nearby tomb that is causing renewed debate and controversy.
Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey has defended his criticism of a 2008 comment by Republican potential nominee Rick Santorum, saying that what a presidential candidate says is fair game, no matter the context. Santorum's comments included the idea that Satan's influence is growing in the U.S.
The Tyler Clementi cyber-bullying trial began Tuesday with the selection of jurors, but the case against the defendant, Dahrun Ravi, may be harder to prove than previously thought.
Whitney Houston's funeral took place without interruption, but the Westboro Baptist Church released a allegedly photoshopped picture to make people think they protested the event.
Last week's ESPN Jeremy Lin "chink" headline caused huge controversy over its racist tones, and resulted in the headline writer being fired. However the former ESPN employee responsible for posting the epithet has now spoken out in his defense, calling the incident an "honest mistake."
Whitney Houston, before her untimely death, had become intensely spiritual, and even told friends and acquaintances of her faith just days before her death.
Michelle Duggar and her family are "open" to more kids, even though they already have a whopping 19 children.
An Arizona representative stated that his state should have a holiday for white people, if they ever become the racial minority in the state.
Fred Karger, the first openly gay Republican presidential candidate, has filed a discrimination complaint against a major conservative group for barring him from their conference.
The last Republican debate before the all-important Florida primary takes place tonight at 8 p.m. Eastern time.