Meet the first Muslim president

by David Kupelian -- The craze started when Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison, writing in the New Yorker in 1998, described Bill Clinton as the “first black president.” Everybody got it: “White skin more…

Parents 'tried to exorcise daughter, 10'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A couple living in Sweden have been charged with child abuse for trying to exorcise their daughter at age 10 because they thought she was a more…

See most dramatic UFO videos ever

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – There's a new TV show that's too hot for TV. It's called "The Watchers," a fast-paced, engaging, hour-long series hosted by L.A. Marzulli that, unlike other more…

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…