Palestinian jihadists seek unity with ISIS

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_1013695" align="aligncenter" width="596"] ISIS flag waves at Gaza funeral[/caption] JERUSALEM – There is an attempt by jihadist organizations in the Gaza Strip to unite under the common more…

ISIS puts bull's-eye on Mecca, Medina

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_1013985" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Mecca[/caption] WASHINGTON – Now that the Islamic State has issued a declaration that Muslims around the world must adhere to its recently announced caliphate, more…

Armies attack and defend 'Jesus'

by Marisa Martin -- Last fall in one of those supernaturally charged, numinous moments so rare they become legend, a war was halted because of a 40-foot statue of Jesus. According to more…

Meriam Ibrahim: My baby is disabled

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — The Sudanese woman who gave birth in a Khartoum prison with her legs in chains has said that her baby daughter is disabled as a result more…

Christian archbishop: Buddhism helps me pray

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — The former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Williams has disclosed that he spends up to 40 minutes a day squatting and repeating an Eastern Orthodox prayer while more…

Vatican approves exorcist association

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — VATICAN CITY (AP) — Exorcists now have a legal weapon at their disposal. The Vatican has formally recognized the International Association of Exorcists, a group of more…