Religious Strife

Israel survey finds deep divisions, displeasure with leaders

Dec 12, 2017

New survey shows deep divisions in Israel, widespread frustration with leaders

Clarification: Sweden-Synagogue-Arson story

Dec 11, 2017

Clarification: Sweden-Synagogue-Arson story

Ex-priest gets life in prison for 1960 parishioner slaying

Dec 9, 2017

A jury has sentenced an 85-year-old former priest to life in prison for the 1960 killing of a schoolteacher and former beauty queen who was a member of the parish he served

The Latest: Ex-priest gets life in prison for 1960 killing

Dec 8, 2017

A jury has sentenced a former priest to life in prison for the strangulation death of a female parishioner 57 years ago

The Latest: Trump travel ban heard by federal appeals court

Dec 8, 2017

President Donald Trump's retweets of anti-Muslim videos has come under scrutiny during a federal appeals court hearing on the latest version of his travel ban

India police: Murder of Muslim was apparent religious attack

Dec 8, 2017

Police in western India have arrested a Hindu man they say brutally killed a Muslim laborer in an apparent religious attack

Ex-priest convicted of murdering Texas woman in 1960

Dec 8, 2017

A former priest has been convicted of the 1960 slaying of a South Texas teacher and one-time beauty queen who was a member of the parish he served

Argentine judge seeks arrest of ex-President Fernandez

Dec 7, 2017

A federal judge is asking Argentina's Senate to allow the arrest and trial of former President Cristina Fernandez for allegedly covering up the role of Iranians in a terror attack on a Jewish center

Utah GOP rallies for Romney after Bannon remark on his faith

Dec 6, 2017

Mitt Romney's allies are lashing out at former White House strategist Steve Bannon for saying that Romney and his family "hid behind" their Mormon religion to avoid military service

Catholic Church, state clash on law barring headstone sales

Dec 6, 2017

Attorneys for state, Roman Catholic archdiocese clash over church's petition seeking to end law barring private religious cemeteries from selling headstones; just to rule later