Avant-garde artist 'marries' a rock

by Jay Baggett -- This once-edgy shock artist burst onto the art scene in the 1990s with an exhibit featuring the bed she had stayed in for days, complete with soiled sheets, more…

Holy flip-flops! Now shoes are blasphemous

by Jay Baggett -- Islam needs the equivalent of an Emily Post; otherwise, someone unfamiliar with all the ways a nonbeliever might give offense could lose his or her head over the more…

Allen West: Navy to prosecute
Chattanooga hero

by Jay Baggett -- According to former congressman and retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Allen West, the U.S. Navy has decided to bring charges against the naval officer who fired his personal more…

Colonial Williamsburg website hacked by 'ISIS'

by Jay Baggett -- A weekend cyber attack against Colonial Williamsburg's website, History.org, has been attributed to ISIS, the Islamic State, but investigators say they're not so sure. History.org and several other more…

Sudden change at Jesus' 'Place of the Skull'

by Jay Baggett -- The Jerusalem site many Christians believe is "the Place of the Skull" where Jesus was crucified has been forever altered. Located behind Jerusalem's bus station and adjacent to more…

U.S. city spies on churches, demands licenses

by Jay Baggett -- A Florida city's code-enforcement division, which was subject in 2013 to a scathing audit for falsifying inspections, employing unqualified inspectors and failing to clean up nuisance properties, has more…