'Dr. Phil' of prayer to hit national TV

by Joe Kovacs -- Bill Keller He's been likened to Dr. Phil. He's been in federal prison for insider trading. A magazine said he could be "the Next Big Thing in mass-media more…

Arab airline hijacks kids of 'South Park'

by Joe Kovacs -- Air Arabia's cartoon characters have uncanny resemblance to kids from "South Park" An Arab airline has hijacked the look of the cartoon kids from television's "South Park" to more…

Fox, NASCAR blasted
for S-bomb during race

by Joe Kovacs -- Family advocates are revving up against Fox Television and NASCAR after a driver's crew chief uttered the S-word during a nationally broadcast race Sunday. The obscene word was more…

Is Easter latest holiday hijack?

by Joe Kovacs -- Is the Easter Bunny an endangered species? In the wake of the national uproar over the celebration of Christmas in America, some are now focusing their attention on more…

Cops go to hotel bars to arrest drunk guests

by Joe Kovacs -- The controversial police tactic of arresting drunks at bars and restaurants has gone to a new level, to include intoxicated people at hotels, even those who are registered more…

New photo resparks 'Noah's Ark mania'

by Joe Kovacs -- A new, high-resolution digital image of what has become known as the "Ararat Anomaly" is reigniting interest in the hunt for Noah's Ark. Satellite image of 'Ararat Anomaly,' more…

New song: VP was on a 'homo' hunting trip

by Joe Kovacs -- Jill Sobule Jill Sobule, the singer who had a "lesbian-chic" hit with "I Kissed a Girl" in 1995, is now taking aim at Dick Cheney with a satirical more…

Jesus Christ's existence to go on trial?

by Joe Kovacs -- Atheist Luigi Cascioli alleges Jesus never existed in his book, 'The Fable of Christ' A small Italian town is expected to be the epicenter of worldwide focus this more…