The Texas Tech police officer shot dead by freshman Hollis Daniels in Lubbock Monday night has been identified as 48-year-old Floyd East Jr., a married father of two who had only been working at the campus location just over five months.
As multiple high-profile actors continue revealing stories of sexual abuse at the hands of prominent Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein, former NFL player turned actor Terry Crews revealed Tuesday that he was sexually assaulted by a well-known Hollywood executive in the presence of his wife last year.
Pastor Kenneth Butler of Kingdom Encounter Family Worship Center in Toledo, Ohio, was arrested last week and slapped with federal sex trafficking charges, joining two other well-known area pastors behind bars.
Hollis Daniels, a Texas Tech University freshman who allegedly fatally shot a campus police officer in the head in Lubbock Monday night after he was apprehended in a drug related case previously attended the New Braunfels Christian Academy which strongly promotes Christian values to students.
Following in the footsteps of the formerly multi-campus Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City, The Village Church in Texas, led by Pastor Matt Chandler, has announced the end of their multisite model in favor of making each campus an autonomous church by 2022.
The National Institute of Citizen Anti-Drug Policy is now calling for mass murderer Stephen Paddock's hair to be drug-tested after it was revealed that months before his deadly rampage in Las Vegas on Sunday he was prescribed diazepam, a generic form of valium used to treat anxiety, muscle spasms, seizures and acute alcohol withdrawal.
Pastor Jimmy Hinton of Somerset Church of Christ in Pennsylvania announced Wednesday that he has officially resigned from Church Protect, an organization he founded with veteran clinical therapist Jon Uhler to help churches prevent and report sexual abuse.
As U.S. law enforcement officials and the White House hesitated to call Sunday's mass shooting by 64-year-old gunman Stephen Paddock an act of domestic terrorism earlier this week, outspoken internet star and pastor Greg Locke quickly declared it an ungodly "terrorist event."
As law enforcement and family members of Stephen Paddock struggled to explain why he executed the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history Sunday, CBN chairman and popular televangelist Pat Robertson has blamed the shooter's actions on "disrespect" for President Donald Trump, the national anthem, veterans, and the law in general.
In his first interview in several years, rock 'n' roll legend Little Richard, who has described himself as both "omnisexual" and "gay" in the past, says he's dedicating his final years to living holy "like Jesus" and insisted men should live as men, and women should live as women, the way God intended.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned Tuesday that overweight and obesity have been linked to increased risk of 13 different types of cancers, which account for some 40 percent of cancer diagnoses nationwide.
Before Sunday's inexplicable massacre in Las Vegas, Stephen Paddock's only connection to crime was his "psychopathic" father who was rarely around when he was a boy. Now his family and law enforcement officials are trying to understand how and why he suddenly became a mass murderer.
Popular political commentator Bill O'Reilly staunchly defended the Second Amendment and the right of everyone, including "loons," to bear arms Monday, calling mass murder "the price of freedom" as America reeled from the worst mass shooting in U.S. history.
The House is expected to vote Tuesday on a controversial bill backed by the Trump administration that would make it a crime for anyone to perform or attempt to perform an abortion of a baby that is 20 weeks or older.
Emanuel Kidega Samson, 25, the ex-member of Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Antioch, Tennessee, who shot eight people including one fatally at his old church, was motivated by revenge for the nine churchgoers who were killed by Dylann Roof in 2015.
A tearful Hope Carpenter, who co-founded the 21,000-member Redemption Church in Greenville, South Carolina, with her husband Ron Carpenter Jr., apologized to their multiracial congregation Sunday for slamming NFL players protesting social injustice during the national anthem as wrong.
Nearly 68,000 NFL fans have signed a petition to remove a statue of former Baltimore Ravens linebacker and born-again Christian Ray Lewis from M&T Bank Stadium after he apparently joined current players in kneeling during the national anthem Sunday.
A coalition of prominent evangelical leaders, including Southern Baptist Convention President Steve Gaines, SBC's Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission President Russell Moore and Bishop T. D. Jakes are urging President Donald Trump to further condemn the alt-right movement as "racist, evil, and antithetical to a well-ordered, peaceful society."