'No mention of Jesus in history,' claims prime minister

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_393017" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actor Jim Caviezel portraying Jesus in "The Passion of the Christ."[/caption] The prime minister of Pakistan, a tenuous U.S. ally, contends Jesus was not a more…

Football players suspended for nude 'Oreo run'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR) -- Ten Byron High School football players were disciplined in November after acknowledging that they took part in a naked “Oreo run” at the school’s football more…

The brutal conquest of Mexico by Hernan Cortés

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2689345" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hernando Cortés[/caption] The Muslim pirate Barbarossa wrecked havoc in the Mediterranean in the early 1500s, raiding the coasts of France, Italy and Spain, carrying more…

'In God We Trust' gets hot at public schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) -- A week after the school massacre in Parkland, Florida, when grief-stricken students demanded action at the state Capitol, Rep. Kimberly Daniels took to the floor more…

Neil deGrasse Tyson responds to sex-misconduct allegations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4712139" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Neil deGrasse Tyson[/caption] Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is the latest entertainment celebrity to face sexual-misconduct charges, saying he welcomes charges by Fox and National more…