Landslides in Japan have killed at least 39 people, officials report. 51 people near Hiroshima city are still missing; it is likely that the death toll will rise as search efforts continue.
President Barack Obama has now responded to the beheading of American James Foley, vowing that the United States will be relentless in its fight against the Muslim extremists.
An Israeli airstrike on Thursday (Aug. 21) struck and killed three senior Hamas commanders. The attack targeted a house in the town of Rafah, and killed six people total.
James Emery White was interviewed as part of an article that ran this past Sunday in The New York Times that was built off of a blog he wrote on the interplay of sports, faith and culture. Instead of his usual blog posting, we thought you might enjoy reading it.
Pope Francis has stated that the international community must stop Islamic State militants on their quest for power and influence.
An international medical organization maintains that collateral hardship from the Ebola epidemic has forced the cancellation of medical teams to various locations around the world.
Boys, who are physically neglected by their parents during childhood, face a heightened risk of turning into violent adolescents, according to a Penn State study.
A thriller movie about the rapture, titled “The Remaining,” is slated to hit theaters soon.
The Islamic State has reportedly made good on a promise that they would kill Yazidis who did not convert to Islam.
A&E’s hit reality show “Duck Dynasty” has seen a significant drop in ratings; the show ended its sixth season last week with 50 percent less viewers than the previous season finale.
Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for the murder of American journalist James Wright Foley.
Holy Cross Lutheran Church of Long Island has cancelled its plans to house immigrant children in response to public backlash.
Church members in Ferguson, Missouri have put themselves in the midst of riots and violence in an effort to reach out to the community.
Gospel singer Joseph Habedank has spoken out about his former prescription drug addiction and journey to recovery.
The St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri has attracted the attention of the world in the recent shooting and death of unarmed Michael Brown by a Ferguson Police officer Saturday, August 9.
Officials now fear that militant group Boko Haram is on track to create an Islamic state in Nigeria.
A group of men broke into an Ebola treatment facility in Liberia, looting infected items and allowing quarantined patients to escape.
A middle-income family with a child born in 2013 can expect to spend about $245,340 to raise the child to age 18.
Volunteers have gathered in Ferguson, Missouri to clean the streets after nightly riots have been occurring, following the death of Michael Brown.
The terrorist group Islamic State now has merchandise including t-shirts and hats to promote its violence message.