School calligraphy lesson: 'No god but Allah'

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2747645" align="aligncenter" width="598"] Riverheads High School in Augusta County, Virginia, gave students a calligraphy assignment to write, "There is no god but Allah." (Photo: Facebook, the Schilling more…

Your top Google searches for 2015

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Some church signs proclaim in block letters that “Google can’t satisfy every search.” That’s perhaps true in religious contexts, but the search engine is undeniably a conduit to more…

Zombie apocalypse? Infections on rise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATINOS HEALTH) — Can a zombie apocalypse really occur? Tara Smith, an associate professor from Ohio's Kent State University is issuing an international call to action to fund more…

What spark led to American Revolution?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2737915" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Boston Tea Party[/caption] The French and Indian War ended in 1763 with the French losing Canada and all their land east of the Mississippi more…

Verdict for teen accused of raping, killing teacher

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2743405" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Colleen Ritzer (Family photo)[/caption] A Boston jury has found a 16-year-old teenager guilty of killing his teacher in 2013. Philip Chism was charged as more…

Football coach banned for prayer goes on offense

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2535575" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Joe Kennedy, Bremerton High School football coach in Washington, is standing strong on his right to pray.[/caption] The Washington school district that suspended a more…

Gleeful ISIS gloats over L.A. bomb scare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (VOCATIV) ISIS supporters took to social media to gloat about the disruption caused by “credible” bomb threats made against the Los Angeles school system on Tuesday. The threats more…