Religion

Philippine court convicts bomber in congressman's death

Nov 18, 2017

A Philippine court has convicted a man of multiple murder for a 2007 motorcycle bomb attack that killed a Muslim rebel-turned-congressman and three other people

Detroit priest to be beatified, was known for helping others

Nov 18, 2017

Priest who dedicated himself to helping others is on a path to sainthood decades after his death; beatification Mass planned Saturday

Lawyers: Former Atlanta fire chief fired for religious views

Nov 17, 2017

Attorneys for a fired Atlanta fire chief are arguing that their client was let go for his religious beliefs, but lawyers for the city dispute that

Turkish envoy: Cleric's network has infiltrated US justice

Nov 17, 2017

Turkey's top diplomat says the "American system" has been infiltrated by a Muslim cleric blamed for last summer's failed coup

The Latest: Interfaith ceremony for drowned Nigerian women

Nov 17, 2017

Catholic and Muslim preachers in Italy have celebrated a funeral for 26 young Nigerian women who drowned in a crossing from Libya, as prosecutors work to contact their relatives using phone numbers they had hidden in their clothes

Myanmar cardinal defends Suu Kyi on eve of pope trip

Nov 17, 2017

Myanmar's Catholic cardinal has defended Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi against "unfair" criticism over Myanmar's military crackdown on Muslim Rohingya, and says terming it "ethnic cleansing" is unhelpful and premature

Jerusalem cemetery goes deep underground with tunnel burials

Nov 17, 2017

Beehive-like structure built underground in Jerusalem provides innovative solution for city's shortage of burial space

Rights group: Militants, troops violated law in Marawi siege

Nov 17, 2017

Amnesty International says it has documented violations of humanitarian law, some amounting to war crimes, during the conflict between Philippine government troops and Islamic State-allied militants in Marawi

Farrakhan: Trump should repent

Nov 16, 2017

Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan is calling on President Donald Trump to repent for America's sins against minorities

Regional summit expected to formalize terms of Mugabe exit

Nov 16, 2017

Mugabe meets with army commander as crisis solution sought; end to become clear 'shortly'

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