Militant Muslims beheaded a 17-year-old Somali Christian in his home near Mogadishu while his parents were at work.
- October 20, 2011 |
Teen drivers are about 50 percent more likely to crash in the first month of unsupervised driving than they are after a full year of experience driving on their own.
In this age of exploding technology, not to mention statistical spin, it’s important to remember that things are seldom as they first seem.
Mexico City's 2009 law legalizing gay marriage could be followed this year with a law allowing temporary marriage licenses.
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed two bills into law that extend special protections to transgender people.
A majority of parents admit being distracted by cellphones or other electronic devices — even while teaching their children to drive.
A new study finds that the more profanity teens are exposed to through television and video games, the more accepting they are of swearing and the more likely they are to use profanity themselves. Those kids who swore more were also more likely to engage in physical aggression.
Galid Shalit, held captive by Hamas for five years, returned home today while 1,027 Palestinian prisoners were released in exchange for his freedom.
Having lost both of my parents as a young boy, I may have an extra measure of compassion for kids who grow up having prematurely lost their folks.
Nigerian evangelist Mark Ojunta was killed by the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram.
Two teenage girls trapped in a prostitution ring in Pune, India, were rescued last week by the Indian Rescue Mission.
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A woman who was seized by authorities for violating China's one-child policy died during a forced abortion in her sixth month of pregnancy.
Teens are soaking gummy bears in vodka for several days and eating it to get a buzz.
Teen boys who watch a lot of TV and also have a close relationship with their mother are more susceptible to harmful stereotypical views of women and sex, but for girls, a strong attachment to mom acts as a buffer against television's negative effect on sexual views.
Married couples who strongly value material things tend to have less marital stability and satisfaction than those who don't, a new study shows.
The median worship attendance at a typical congregation has declined – again – from 130 to 108.
According to the U.S. State Department, there is not a single public Christian church left in Afghanistan.
By now you have heard that 26 Christians were killed in Egypt last weekend. It's not the first time Christians have been targeted...