Man who took poverty vow wins $259.8M jackpot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) A Knoxville, Tennessee, man has claimed the $259.9 million Powerball jackpot and plans to donate most of the money to support the performing arts. Roy Cockrum, more…

ISIS destroys shrines, Shiite mosques in Iraq

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Jihadists who overran Mosul last month have demolished ancient shrines and mosques in and around the historic northern Iraqi city, residents and social media posts said more…

Black mass at Oklahoma civic center

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNS News) Catholic Archbishop Paul Coakley, head of the archdiocese of Oklahoma City, condemned a scheduled Black Mass by a satanic group, for which tickets are being sold more…

Deadly fight devastates 2 families of faith

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A church group's late-night food fix at a Las Vegas pub last year devolved into a deadly fight that devastated two families of faith. Marie Ellingson, more…

Happy birthday, America ... from down under

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Andrew J. Ireland [ooyala code="9jc3ZsbjqH7Bzf6Yn67UAsjIHhVmQsrO" player_id="40d9b99b682e4c5f990d970e4a0828cd"] WASHINGTON – Calling Independence Day "the greatest birthday in the world," Australian author Nick Adams, whose new WND book is "The more…

Faith slammed at government museum

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Baptist Press) Two New Mexico scientists have alleged that a government-owned museum used tax money to denigrate religion and promote atheism at its annual Darwin Day celebration without more…