Sen. Mark Kirk 'saw angels' following stroke

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY HERALD) For Mark Kirk, there was no white light, no tunnel. What Illinois' junior U.S. senator experienced was three angels standing at the foot of his bed. more…

Ping-pong champ, 11, won't play on Sabbath

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) An 11-year-old Jewish girl opted out of competing in the 2012 U.S. National Table Tennis Championships because the final match fell out on Shabbat. Estee more…

French satirical magazine prints Muhammad comics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) A French satirical magazine, whose offices were fire-bombed after it published cartoons lampooning the prophet Muhammad, published on Wednesday a comic book biography of Islam's founder. more…

Top rabbi: Soften attitude towards 'gays'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YNetNews) Religious gays' battle for rabbinical and communal recognition continues to bear fruit: Rabbi Dr. Aharon Lichtenstein, a senior Religious Zionism rabbi, has ruled that people with homosexual more…

Chuck Norris: 'Watch this movie'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – When Chuck Norris speaks, you better listen. He's careful about recommending books and movies, so when he does, it means something. In a recent column he more…

Labor law upheld for religious colony

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) HELENA, Mont. — A sharply divided Montana Supreme Court has ruled that forcing a Hutterite religious colony to pay workers’ compensation insurance for jobs outside the commune is not more…

Islamic militants gun down female teachers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (APNEWS.MYWAY) — Gunmen on motorcycles sprayed a van carrying employees from a community center with bullets Tuesday, killing five female teachers and two aid workers, but sparing a more…

Sheriffs called out to fight the law

by Michael Carl -- A high-profile former sheriff who once sued the U.S. government over its gun regulations – and won – says it's the local sheriff who will have to defend more…