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Nidal Hasan (Undated Bell County Sheriffs Department photo / AP)

Fort Hood shooter’s jail requests: Bible, cheese

DALLAS (AP) — The former Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood made several requests of the Texas jail where he was held before he stood trial, including one for a copy of […]

12/30/2013

Brothers Silas "Uncle Si" Robertson, left, and Phil Robertson from the popular A&E series "Duck Dynasty." (AP Photo/A&E, Zach Dilgard)

A&E reverses decision on ‘Duck Dynasty’ patriarch

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Duck Dynasty” patriarch Phil Robertson will return to work on A&E’s reality show despite his comments about gay immorality, the channel said Friday, reversing its decision to suspend him after facing […]

12/27/2013

Actor Diogo Morgado who plays Jesus in the film "The Bible." (AP Photo/LightWorkers Media, Joe Alblas)

NBC plans miniseries sequel to ‘The Bible’

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC is bringing viewers more of the Good Book. The network says it will film the 12-hour miniseries “A.D.” as a follow-up to the miniseries “The Bible” that aired on the […]

12/17/2013

May 23, 2011: Harold Camping enters the studio for a taping of his show "Open Forum" in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Doomsday minister Harold Camping dead at 92

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Harold Camping, the California preacher who used his radio ministry and thousands of billboards to broadcast the end of the world and then gave up public prophecy when his date-specific doomsdays […]

12/17/2013

History network in deal to remake ‘Roots’

NEW YORK (AP) — A remake of the groundbreaking television miniseries “Roots” is in the works at the History network. The network said Tuesday that it had reached a deal with Mark Wolper, whose father, […]

11/05/2013

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Bible signed by Einstein sells for $68,500 in NYC

  NEW YORK (AP) — A Bible with an inscription from Albert Einstein has sold for $68,500 at an auction in New York City. The Bible was part of a fine books and manuscripts auction […]

06/27/2013

Actor (left) in History Channel Bible series said to resemble President Obama.

‘Bible’ producers dismiss Obama-Satan connection

NEW YORK (AP) — The producers of the cable TV miniseries on the Bible say Internet chatter that their Satan character resembles President Barack Obama is “utter nonsense.”

03/18/2013

Cyrus Cylinder, a Babylonian artifact. (AP Photo)

Cyrus the Great artifact shown in US for 1st time

WASHINGTON (AP) — A nearly 2,600-year-old clay cylinder that’s been described as the world’s first human rights declaration is being shown for the first time in the U.S.

03/07/2013

Rare Bibles on display at the Christian Heritage Museum, Hagerstown, Maryland

Man recovers stolen 300-year-old family Bible

MARYSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man’s heart sank when he realized that burglars had broken in and stolen a safe holding his most prized possession — a 300-year-old family Bible.

02/05/2013

Ministers defy prohibition on endorsing candidates

SAN DIEGO (AP) – One of more than 1,500 ministers who planned to endorse candidates from their pulpits Sunday says he told his congregation that he’ll cast his vote for Mitt Romney. San Diego Pastor […]

10/08/2012

Israeli Biblical park outfits donkeys with Wi-Fi

JERUSALEM (AP) – Call it back to the future: an Israeli attraction meant to immerse tourists in a biblical experience has outfitted its donkeys with wireless routers. At the historical park of Kfar Kedem, visitors […]

08/23/2012

Calif. man shot, killed while holding the Bible

(AP) – Salinas Police have identified a man who was shot and killed while holding a Bible on his way home from church. Officer Miguel Cabrera said 25-year-old Jonathan Perea Hernandez of Salinas was pronounced […]

07/13/2012

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