religion

Utah colleges mull impact of Mormon policy change

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – Utah State University has formed a special task force to weigh the impact of the Mormon church’s new lower minimum age requirements for missionaries. The Deseret News reports that the […]

10/14/2012

Extradited terrorism suspects appear in US courts

NEW YORK (AP) – A partially-blind extremist cleric from Egypt and four other terrorism suspects have appeared in court in New York City and Connecticut, hours after they were brought to the United States from […]

10/06/2012

Evangelist Billy Graham discharged from NC hospital

(AP) – Evangelist Billy Graham is recuperating at home after being treated for bronchitis at a North Carolina hospital. The Rev. Franklin Graham says his father was “very sick” when he was rushed to Asheville’s […]

08/15/2012

Christians evacuated from besieged Syrian city

(AP) – A priest in Syria says the first group of Christians has been evacuated from the besieged city of Homs after a deal between the Syrian army and rebels. Maximos al-Jamal, a Greek Orthodox […]

07/11/2012