US Supreme Court Upholds Cross Veterans Memorial, Removal Would Be Viewed as ‘Hostility Toward Religion’

US Supreme Court Upholds Cross Veterans Memorial, Removal Would Be Viewed as ‘Hostility Toward Religion’

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled against a humanist organization and overturned an appeals court ruling that declared a World War I veterans memorial unconstitutional, declaring that “[a] government that roams the land, tearing down monuments with religious symbolism and scrubbing away any reference to the divine will strike many as aggressively hostile to religion.” […]

UK Magistrate Removed From Bench, NHS Board Over Stance on Placing Children With Mother, Father Loses Appeal

UK Magistrate Removed From Bench, NHS Board Over Stance on Placing Children With Mother, Father Loses Appeal

KENT — A U.K. magistrate who was removed from office for telling the media that he believes it is best for adoptive children to be placed with a mother and father, and later also prohibited from returning to his position on the board of the National Health Service (NHS) Trust, has lost his appeal over the […]

Oklahoma City School District Invites Students to Walk Alongside School Bus in Pride Parade

Oklahoma City School District Invites Students to Walk Alongside School Bus in Pride Parade

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — For the third year in a row, Oklahoma City Public Schools plans to participate in the upcoming homosexual and transgender pride parade, and is inviting students and their parents to walk along the school bus that will be a part of the procession. “You can walk with #OKCPS in the 2019 […]

Alaska Teen Plots Murder of Best Friend After Man She Met Online Offers $9 Million for Footage

Alaska Teen Plots Murder of Best Friend After Man She Met Online Offers $9 Million for Footage

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AOL) — An Alaska teenager plotted the murder of her best friend after a man she met online and started a relationship with offered her $9 million for footage of the slaying, authorities say. Denali Brehmer, 18, was indicted by an Anchorage grand jury on June 14 for first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder […]

US Supreme Court Throws Out Ruling Against Oregon Bakery, Sends Case Back to Lower Court for Review

US Supreme Court Throws Out Ruling Against Oregon Bakery, Sends Case Back to Lower Court for Review

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court has vacated an adverse ruling against an Oregon couple who declined to create a cake for a same-sex “wedding,’ and has sent the case back to the Oregon Court of Appeals to review the matter in light of its decision in the Masterpiece Cakeshop case, which found that hostility […]

Pastor Jailed During ‘Drag Queen Story Hour,’ SWAT Team Snipers Positioned Atop Library Roof

Pastor Jailed During ‘Drag Queen Story Hour,’ SWAT Team Snipers Positioned Atop Library Roof

SPOKANE, Wash. — A Baptist pastor was arrested and jailed on Saturday after refusing to move across the street from the Spokane, Washington Public Library while exercising his free speech against a “Drag Queen Story Hour.” The event had a significant militaristic police presence, including camouflaged snipers positioned atop the roof to oversee the large […]

US Aid Worker’s Serial Rape of Dozens of Haitian Children Rocks Amish Mennonite-Run Charity

US Aid Worker’s Serial Rape of Dozens of Haitian Children Rocks Amish Mennonite-Run Charity

BERLIN, Ohio — A U.S.-based aid worker who worked with a Amish Mennonite-run charity in Haiti has fled back to Ohio after it was discovered that he has been sexually abusing boys in the country, with reportedly as many as 40 children being affected. The man, who worked for Christian Aid Ministries (CAM), founded and […]

US Department of State Praises Botswana for Decriminalizing Homosexual Behavior

US Department of State Praises Botswana for Decriminalizing Homosexual Behavior

WASHINGTON (AFP) — The United States on Thursday welcomed the decriminalization of homosexuality in Botswana, calling on other countries to follow its example. “We are pleased by #Botswana’s High Court decision to decriminalize same-sex relationships — an historic moment in protecting human rights for all,” State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus said on Twitter. “Congrats to […]

Illinois, Vermont Govs. Sign Bills Declaring ‘Fundamental Right’ to Abortion, No ‘Independent Rights’ for Unborn

Illinois, Vermont Govs. Sign Bills Declaring ‘Fundamental Right’ to Abortion, No ‘Independent Rights’ for Unborn

The Democratic governor of Illinois and the Republican governor of Vermont have signed bills into law that enshrine the “right” to abortion in their state, while explicitly stating that are no “independent rights” for the unborn. “Today, we proudly proclaim that in this state, we trust women,” Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said during the signing […]