Man awarded $31,000 for Sabbath firing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ADVENTIST NEWS NETWORK) — A New Zealand company has been ordered to pay lost wages to a Seventh-day Adventist man who was fired for refusing to work on more…

Exorcisms on the rise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (IBTIMES) — Ouija board séances, marathon-watching “Long Island Medium” and reading witchcraft books may be common teenage obsessions, but for one mother this was a cause for concern more…

Abbas accuses Israel of religious war

by -NO AUTHOR- -- RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinian president on Tuesday accused Israel of provoking a "religious war" as new violence between the sides broke out in the West more…

Russia to build more nuke reactors in Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MOSCOW (AP) — Russia signed a contract Friday to build two more nuclear reactors in Iran to be possibly followed by another six, a move intended to cement more…

Captain gets 36 years in ferry disaster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Enraged parents wept and screamed as a judge sentenced a South Korean ferry captain to 36 years in prison Tuesday for negligence and more…

Historic protests convulse Mexico

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- "Enough, I'm tired," Mexico's top prosecutor said, cutting off reporters' questions. Attorney General Jesús Murillo Karam had just revealed that authorities believe 43 missing students were more…