Planned Parenthood has sparked another heated debate over its controversial relationship with the black community after an arm of the abortion giant suggested Tuesday that black women are better off having abortions than carrying a pregnancy to full term in America.
Sayfullo Saipov, the 29-year-old Uzbekistan immigrant suspected of killing eight people and injuring at least 11 others in a terror attack after he allegedly drove a rented Home Depot pickup truck down a bike path next to the Hudson River in Lower Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon pledged loyalty to the Islamic State, law enforcement officials said.
In the spirit of the legendary 95 theses of German priest and scholar Martin Luther addressing widespread abuse in the church in his day, the Mosaix Global Network led by Mark DeYmaz, presented 95 theses from an international group of church leaders calling out the segregation of the American church on the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation.
Amy Coney Barrett, a devout "Catholic Pentecostal" mother of seven who teaches and researches at the University of Notre Dame Law School was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Monday to serve as a judge for the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago despite concerns raised by some lawmakers about her devotion to her faith.
Rose McGowan, one of the leading voices against sexual harassment in Hollywood who claimed earlier this month that disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein raped her, now has a warrant issued for her arrest.
Calvary Church, a 3,000-member church in Michigan, recently revealed that it spent some $28.5 million to expand its facilities on its 26-acre campus to help people become "more merciful and hospitable."
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration to lift what it says are onerous and medically unnecessary restrictions on a popular abortion pill called Mifeprex that were renewed in 2016 by the Obama administration.
Hours after actor Anthony Rapp alleged that Kevin Spacey, one of Hollywood's biggest names tried to sexually molest him when he was just 14, Spacey is now being criticized for coming out as gay in an attempt to shift the narrative.
A mother who allegedly assaulted her 13-year-old daughter after she failed to correctly recite Bible verses earlier this year was sentenced to two-and-a-half to five years in state prison Wednesday after she pleaded guilty to aggravated assault, strangulation, terroristic threats and endangering the welfare of a child.
The family of a 12-year-old Virginia boy who was abducted by a gunman who asked him for a kiss on Sunday afternoon are now praising God after the boy jumped out of the man's moving vehicle and survived with only minor injuries.
A group of Catholic psychiatric hospitals in Belgium could soon be stripped of their Catholic identity if they fail to stop granting euthanasia to mentally ill patients in defiance of an order from Pope Francis that they end the practice.
A racially diverse coalition of Tennessee Baptists publicly denounced white nationalists and urged Christians not to buy into their message as the National Front gets ready for already controversial rallies expected to take place in Shelbyville and Murfreesboro on Saturday.
A man who hijacked an airplane with 143 passengers at New York City's JFK airport 17 years ago and was later found not guilty of any crime by reason of insanity, says he is now ready to be the mayor of America's most populous city because he is "completely different."
Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has landed a book deal worth just over $1 million, as a new poll released Tuesday showed a majority of Americans now say athletes shouldn't be required to stand during the national anthem.
Five Michigan teenagers accused of throwing rocks from a highway overpass that caused the death of a young father were arraigned on second-degree murder and other charges and were all denied bail by a local judge Tuesday.
A drug-addled man who fatally injured a church usher in North Carolina as he waited for his church bus one Sunday last summer was sentenced Monday to serve a minimum of 19 years and four months in prison. The victim's family members said they had forgiven him.
Tony Podesta, the brother of former chairman of the 2016 Hillary Clinton presidential campaign, John Podesta, and his Democratic-leaning lobbying firm the Podesta Group, are now part of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of possible collusion between the 2016 Donald Trump presidential campaign and Russia.
Seven historic churches in New Jersey were set to defend their right to receive historic preservation grants in the New Jersey Supreme Court Monday after the Wisconsin-based atheist group Freedom From Religion Foundation filed a lawsuit to prevent them from accessing the money.
The U.S. Air Force denied a report Monday that their fleet of nuclear armed bombers are currently being readied just in case they are ordered to put the bombers back on 24-hour ready alert status for the first time in 28 years.
Myeshia Johnson, the pregnant 24-year-old widow of Sgt. La David Johnson, revealed Monday that President Donald Trump forgot her husband's name during a controversial call with her and backed up Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Florida as "100 percent correct" in the account of the call she gave the media last week.
A father of two on his way to an early morning service at the Light of the World Church in Las Vegas was shot and left for dead just outside the entrance of the church where his Bible was found 10 feet from his body Monday morning.
Miguel Martinez, a transgender woman from Casper, Wyoming, also known as Michelle, could now face up to 70 years in prison after he was found guilty Wednesday by a 12-person jury of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl in a bathroom.