Expansion of Shariah into West hits roadblock

by Bob Unruh -- The association that serves United Kingdom solicitors worldwide has reversed course on its accommodation of Islamic law, or Shariah, withdrawing an advisory that effectively implemented Muslim inheritance restrictions more…

ISIS seeks converts among Ferguson rioters

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1466815" align="aligncenter" width="634"] An ISIS member uploaded this photo presenting a message to Ferguson rioters.[/caption] The Islamic State looks at the rioting of black youths in the more…

Pope urges faiths to combat fanaticism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC NEWS) Pope Francis has called for an interfaith dialogue to counter fanaticism and fundamentalism, at the start of a key visit to Turkey. In a speech in more…

Cops storm mosques, homes in anti-terror raids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) MAINZ, Germany — Some 900 police officers swooped in on mosques, prayer rooms and homes across Austria early Friday in an operation against suspected jihadi recruiters more…

Mass sacrifice of animals underway in Nepal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWSWEEK) Today marks the beginning of the Nepalese Gadhimai festival, where hundreds of thousands of animals are expected to be sacrificed in the name of the Hindu goddess. more…