Man in bag: I was following rabbi's orders

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YNetNews) The ultra-Orthodox man who was photographed wrapped in a large plastic bag during a flight told Ynet on Sunday that he was "simply following my rabbi's orders." more…

Deal OK'd in Muslims' suit against McDonald's

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A judge on Wednesday finalized a $700,000 settlement between McDonald's Corp. and members of Michigan's Muslim community over claims a suburban Detroit restaurant falsely advertised its more…

7 dead newborns 'no ordinary crime'

by Michael Carl -- (Warning: This article contains graphic details concerning abortions and may disturb some readers.) PHILADELPHIA – This is not some late night horror show in which blood gushes in more…

New support for 9/11 Day of Prayer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – The organizer of a National Day of Prayer called for May 2 has announced support for the 9/11 National Day of Prayer and Fasting called by more…

'Everyone's favorite blasphemous hoot' returns

by Joe Kovacs -- (WARNING: The content and images in this story may be offensive to some readers.) "Hunky Jesus: The Second Coming," an annual contest one website calls "everyone's favorite blasphemous more…

George Beverly Shea dies at 104

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) Legendary Gospel music singer George Beverly Shea, whose career spanned much of the 20th century and who long served the Rev. Billy Graham, died Tuesday at more…

Judges review speech limits on homosexuality

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco tomorrow will hear oral arguments in a case challenging California's ban on therapies for "gay" young people who more…