After several years of decline, a new study shows fatalities among 16- and 17-year-old drivers in the first half of 2011 increased by 11% over the same time period in 2010.
Interpersonal relationships at home, school and with peers appear to be critical for positive mental health among young Canadian teens, a major study suggests.
A Colorado high school student quit the school choir after an Islamic song containing the words "There is no truth except Allah" made it into the repertoire.
Online pinboarding site Pinterest has reached more than 11 million unique monthly users in the US alone, making it the fastest independent site to reach over 10 million users. Is it the next wave of social media?
The Vow,starring Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum, was the number one film at the box office this past weekend, pulling in a remarkable $41 million.
With the help of Christian teenagers, one organization is spreading the Gospel to Bible-illiterate high school students in public schools.
I’m becoming increasingly convinced that this is one of the most overlooked, but important, apologetic messages for the world: "God not only loves you, He likes you."
Syrian pastors report many Christians targeted in the country's conflict, which a Middle East expert blames on Islamic fighters from all over the region.
Many Nigerians have fled to neighboring Cameroon to escape violence by the Islamist Boko Haram group and revenge attacks by Christians.
The Muslim Brotherhood is demanding that Egypt's ruling military generals give up their power and appoint a Brotherhood member as the new prime minister.
Christians from Kachin State have fled ongoing killings, torture, rape and the destruction of homes, churches and villages by the Burma Army.
Al Qaeda's support of Syrian rebels raises fears that Islamic extremists could exploit the uprising that began 11 months ago with calls for democratic change.
An atheist couple in Massachusetts believe their three children are being discriminated against with the words "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance.
Tommy Jordan, the laptop shooting angry dad has become an Internet folk hero for meting out gunslinging justice to his rebellious 15-year-old daughter, says despite all of the notoriety, he'd do it over again.
According to a new poll, 58 percent of men and 53 percent of women said they believed in love in first sight.
Although I didn’t watch the Grammy Awards last night, I did hear about host LL Cool J’s opening prayer. It was offered in response to the sudden death of singer Whitney Houston.
A former member of Seattle's Mars Hill Church spoke out recently about the church's disciplinary tactics, prompting outrage and additional accounts.
Authoritarian parents whose child-rearing style can be summed up as “it’s my way or the highway” are more likely to raise disrespectful, delinquent children who do not see them as legitimate authority figures.
- February 13, 2012 |