Expansion of Shariah into West hits roadblock

by Bob Unruh -- The association that serves United Kingdom solicitors worldwide has reversed course on its accommodation of Islamic law, or Shariah, withdrawing an advisory that effectively implemented Muslim inheritance restrictions more…

ISIS seeks converts among Ferguson rioters

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1466815" align="aligncenter" width="634"] An ISIS member uploaded this photo presenting a message to Ferguson rioters.[/caption] The Islamic State looks at the rioting of black youths in the more…

Pope urges faiths to combat fanaticism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC NEWS) Pope Francis has called for an interfaith dialogue to counter fanaticism and fundamentalism, at the start of a key visit to Turkey. In a speech in more…

Mass sacrifice of animals underway in Nepal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWSWEEK) Today marks the beginning of the Nepalese Gadhimai festival, where hundreds of thousands of animals are expected to be sacrificed in the name of the Hindu goddess. more…

Thanksgiving science: Gratitude is good for you

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) Thanksgiving may be the only major American holiday focused on giving thanks for all of life's blessings, but gratitude isn't just a good excuse for chowing down more…

'Islamic Jew-hatred' ad gets judicial support

by Bob Unruh -- A federal judge has refused to allow an Islamic expert to use his court to criticize a bus advertisement that seeks to raise awareness of Islam's teachings against more…

Christian on death row begs: 'Don't abandon me'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) A Christian woman on death row in Pakistan for blasphemy has filed a last-ditch legal challenge to her conviction for insulting the Prophet Mohammed four more…

Meet queen of 'Duck Dynasty'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Sarah Kupelian WEST MONROE, LA. – While Hollywood honchos and cultural commentators often speculate as to why America is so madly in love with "Duck Dynasty," Miss Kay more…