Shooting erupts at Family Research Council

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A shooting at the Washington, D.C., headquarters of the Family Research Council has left a security guard injured, according to the group. The organization that advocates for Christian more…

Poll shows atheism on rise in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RELIGION NEWS SERVICE) Religiosity is on the decline in the U.S. and atheism is on the rise, according to a new worldwide poll. The poll, called “The Global more…

Bloody Marys, Budweisers and Bibles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) On a balmy Sunday morning at the Flora-Bama Lounge, Package and Oyster Bar, barkeeps set up their stations as churchgoers filtered in under a Jack Daniels banner. The iconic more…

French Catholic Church targets 'gay' marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PARIS (AP) — Gay marriage and adoption are in the spotlight in France as the Catholic Church is using a religious holiday to urge politicians to protect heterosexual traditions. Socialist more…

Democrats want to kick Democrat off ballot

by Bob Unruh -- The Democratic Party candidate for state Supreme Court chief justice in Alabama, nominated by his state party earlier this year, now may be booted from the general election more…

Surprise! Top anti-Semite is actually Jewish

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — As a rising star in Hungary's far-right Jobbik Party, Csanad Szegedi was notorious for his incendiary comments on Jews: He accused them of "buying up" the more…

Celebrity break-in suspect nude in church

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE CHURCH REPORT) — Mixed martial arts fighter and reality show host Jason 'Mayhem' Miller was in jail on suspicion of burglary Monday night after deputies responding to more…