Death-row inmate loses Sabbath lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGATE) — LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — If Kentucky's lone Jewish inmate on death row wants to mark the Sabbath, he'll have to do it from a cell in more…

Tebow recruited by the Vatican

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NFL quarterback Tim Tebow, who led the Denver Broncos into an unlikely playoff appearance a year ago but then was traded to the New York Jets, now is more…

State making abortion insurance mandatory

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Michael F. Haverluck There's already a mandate in Obamacare for employers to pay for abortifacients as part of their health care packages, and now residents of Washington more…

Hate-crimes law expansion up for debate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Nick Adams SYDNEY, Australia – In a move familiar to Americans who witnessed President Obama's signing of a hate crimes bill in late 2009 and the expansion more…

Inauguration Day or Judgment Day?

by Drew Zahn -- In the early morning hours of Jan. 21, the day President Obama is scheduled to be inaugurated, the Presidential Inaugural Prayer Breakfast will be sounding a powerful warning more…

Spectacular heavenly show expected this year

by Steve Elwart -- [caption id="attachment_347485" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Hale-Bopp"][/caption] Later this year, Comet ISON will pass through the asteroid belt, enter the Inner Solar System and sidestep Mars on its way past more…

Attempts to start Christian law school under fire

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Flint Journal) The heads of Canada's law schools oppose Trinity Western University's attempts to start the country's first religious law school. The Council of Canadian Law Deans has more…