September 26, 2017

This past Sunday, just as services were concluding at the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Nashville, Tennessee, gunfire tore through the church.

Emanuel Kidega Samson, a 25-year-old former member of the Burnette Chapel first gunned down Melanie Smith, 39, in the chu...

September 22, 2017

A couple in East Texas have been charged with child endangerment after police learned that they kicked their 7-year-old son out of their home. They claim they did so because he is “possessed by demons”.

Rendy Jo Wright and Ronald "Keith" Wright are accused of locking th...

September 19, 2017

UPDATE: See this post for my latest coverage on this story.

A Vatican diplomat who was working in Washington DC has been recalled to Rome following the discovery by U.S. officials that the diplomat was involved in a child-pornography case.

The Vatican on Friday morning a...

September 14, 2017

A woman was arrested near Pittsburgh on Friday after she stabbed her 8-day-old son near his eye, and then stabbed the baby’s father.

Tanishia Fielder told police that God had told her to dismember her baby and throw it in the garbage because he was “made by the Devil”....

September 12, 2017

An Australian ad for lamb has drawn the ire of the country's Hindus. Now officials have lodged a diplomatic protest with the government.

The ad, which you can watch below, features religious figures from multiple religions. Jesus, Buddha, Zeus, Scientology's founder L....

September 5, 2017

A recent discovery which has attracted some press is reaffirming what many of us already knew: that the Bible should not be read literally.

The discovery and translation of the earliest known Latin commentary on the Christian Gospels of Matthew, Luke, and John (Mark is...

September 1, 2017

Hurricane Harvey dumped historic amounts of rain on Houston and the surrounding areas since first making landfall a week ago (it went on to make landfall two more times as a tropical storm). Amid all the chaos caused by the storm there was a lot of criticism directed a...

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