An Australian Church’s Message to America: “When Will They Love Their Kids More Than...

A church in Australia is sending a stark message to Americans after the Valentine's Day school shooting in Florida. "When will they love their kids...

Ivanka Trump Heads to South Korea for Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony

Ivanka Trump is headed to South Korea on Thursday, where she will lead the presidential delegation to the closing ceremony of the 2018 PyeongChang...

Iraq Sentences 15 Turkish Women to Death for Belonging to ISIS

An Iraqi criminal court on Sunday sentenced to death 15 Turkish women after finding them guilty of belonging to the Islamic State group, a...

Meghan Markle Makes First Official Appearance Alongside Prince Harry, Prince William and Kate Middleton

Meghan Markle clearly isn’t having any trouble fitting in with in her soon-to-be brother and sister-in-law. During her first official appearance alongside Prince Harry,...

Vatican Puts a Stop to Vendors Who Sell Papal Blessings

Rino Pensa has been making personalized papal blessings on parchments for 65 years, a mainstay of his small business creating intricately lettered scrolls marking...

German Chancellor Merkel in Line for a Fourth Term After Months of Uncertainty

Germany ended months of political uncertainty Sunday when Chancellor Angela Merkel gained the support needed to preserve her governing coalition and secure a fourth...

LISTEN: Zoroastrianism (Understanding World Religions #15 with Daniel Whyte III)

The simple purpose of this podcast is to help you become informed about the various religious beliefs that exist in the world today.

Vietnamese Pop Singer Allegedly Kills Woman by Force-Feeding Her Garlic Cloves After He Took...

A Vietnamese pop singer has been arrested for allegedly killing a 20-year-old woman by shoving cloves of garlic down her throat. Nguyen Viet Cuong, who...

Pope Francis’ Latin American Tour Moves from Ecuador to Bolivia

Pope Francis flies to Bolivia on Wednesday after drawing about 1.5 million people to Masses in Ecuador on the first leg of a "homecoming"...

Isaiah Haastrup’s Christian Parents Say ‘Corrupt’ Doctors, Hospital, & Legal System ‘Killed’ Their Baby

The Christian parents of baby Isaiah Haastrup, who suffered damage to his brain and died Wednesday after doctors removed him from life support, have...

LISTEN: Shinto (Understanding World Religions #33 with Daniel Whyte III)

The simple purpose of this podcast is to help you become informed about the various religious beliefs that exist in the world today. [soundcloud...

Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies Aged 76

In his final years, the only thing connecting the brilliant physicist to the outside world was a couple of inches of frayed nerve in...

Pope Francis to Study Possibility of Appointing Female Deacons

Pope Francis told an international conference of nuns that he will start a commission to study whether women can serve as deacons in the...

Vatican Releases Retired Pope’s Complete Letter About Pope Francis

The Vatican bowed to pressure Saturday and released the complete letter by Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI about Pope Francis after coming under blistering criticism...

LISTEN: Neopagan Religions (Understanding World Religions #40 with Daniel Whyte III)

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Suicide Bomber Kills 26 People in Afghanistan During New Year’s Celebrations

A suicide bomber struck on the road to a Shiite shrine in Afghanistan’s capital on Wednesday, killing at least 26 people as Afghans celebrated...

As Thailand Grieves Late King, Mobs Wage Street Justice for Perceived Insults to Beloved...

The death of Thailand’s much-beloved King Bhumibol Adulyadej last week after a protracted illness has left the nation of nearly 70 million people in...

Lights Go Out Across the World for Earth Hour to Highlight Climate Change

In Paris, the Eiffel Tower went dark. In London, a kaleidoscope of famous sites switched off their lights — Tower Bridge, Big Ben, Piccadilly...

Thousands Protest Same-Sex Marriage Bills In Taiwan

Thousands of demonstrators filled the streets in front of the Legislative Yuan on Nov. 17 to protest a set of bills that would make...

Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi Expected to Win Easy Re-election

Egyptians voted on Monday in a presidential election, with the outcome — a second, four-year term for President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi — a foregone conclusion...