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N.Y. Clerk Who Refused Gay Marriage Licenses Wins Reelection

A town clerk who drew national attention after refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples won reelection Tuesday.

Fifth Abortion Clinic Worker Pleads Guilty to Murder

A former employee of a Philadelphia abortion clinic pleaded guilty to two counts of murder, the fifth person to plead guilty of 10 employees charged.

Egyptian Government Report Absolves Army of Maspero Massacre

The Egyptian army was absolved of firing ammunition during the Oct. 9 massacre of Coptic Christians; "unidentified citizens" were blamed.

What's Hot? 11/11/11

A listing of hot cultural items from the the Internet, music, television and movies.

Bil Keane, 1922-2011

"A hug is like a boomerang -- you get it back right away."

Marrying Out

The latest research has found that today, “young adults have more friends of diverse racial backgrounds than past generations and are more willing to have relationships with those of other races and cultures.” So it shouldn’t come as a surprise that increasing numbers are "marrying out," meaning outside of their race.

  • Dr. James Emery White |
  • November 11, 2011 |
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Call for Action After Deadly Attacks on Nigerian Christians

Nigerian Christians and human rights groups say the government failed to protect people from deadly attacks by the militant Islamist group Boko Haram.

Senate Judiciary Committee Votes to Repeal DOMA

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday voted 10-8 along party lines for a bill that would repeal the Defense of Marriage Act.

Police Detain, Beat Converts from Islam in India

Police detained and beat seven converts from Islam, accusing them of being monetarily lured to Christianity.

Unhappy Valley

Sadly, there is a growing distinction between legal culpability and moral responsibility.

Bullying More Common In Person Than Online

A new study confirms most kids aren't bullied and most kids don't bully either online or off.

U.S. Commission: Pakistani Schools Teaching Religious Intolerance

A U.S. religious freedom commission study shows that Pakistani textbooks and schools foster prejudice and intolerance of religious minorities.

I Had to Turn it Off

The disturbing video of Texas judge William Adams whipping his then 16-year-old daughter quickly went viral last week, with several million views and climbing.

Attention on Iranian Pastor Nadarkhani Helps Persecuted Christians

Imprisoned pastor Yousef Nadarkhani is alive and being treated well by prison officials, and Iran is proceeding with caution in other apostasy cases.

Pakistan: Pregnant Christian Maid Tortured

A pregnant Christian maid and her unborn child are both in critical condition after she was beaten and tortured during a police interrogation.

Burma Army Shoots, Tortures, Captures Church Members

Soldiers from the Burma Army attacked a church in Kachin State, shooting at worshipers, severely torturing the pastor and capturing 50 others.

Banning Sugared Drinks in Schools Doesn't Lower Student Consumption

Banning sugared beverages from schools does little to lower their overall intake of the drinks, according to new research.

Canadian Boomerang: 51% of Young Adults Live with Parents

A new documentary shows 51 percent of young Canadian adults still live with their parents.

Burned Biscuits

“Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain,” wrote the late Dale Carnegie, “but it takes character and self-control to be understanding and forgiving.”

Mississippi Voters Defeat 'Personhood' Amendment

The amendment, which would have defined life as beginning at conception and banned abortions statewide, was rejected by a vote of 55 to 45 percent.

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