Religion

Missionary in US custody on charges he abused Haitian boys

Dec 8, 2017

A missionary from northern Virginia is in federal custody on allegations he took advantage of Haiti's poverty to sexually abuse youngsters

Appeals court hears arguments on updated Trump travel ban

Dec 8, 2017

Federal appeals court judges in Virginia peppered a government lawyer Friday with questions about President Donald Trump's latest travel ban and whether the president has the authority to ban 150 million foreign nationals from the United States

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

State Dept says Trump travel ban fully implemented

Dec 8, 2017

The State Department says President Donald Trump's travel ban on citizens of six mainly Muslim countries, North Korea and Venezuela is now fully operational

Pope: Let's defeat indifference and fear of foreigners

Dec 8, 2017

Pope Francis is rallying people to rid society of ills like indifference, fear of foreigners and whatever's different than us

On historic trip, Turkey's Erdogan meets Muslims in Greece

Dec 8, 2017

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan meets members of a Muslim minority, ending a landmark visit to Greece that sharply divided opinion here

Philippine military wants martial law extended in south

Dec 8, 2017

The Philippine military and police have asked the president to extend martial law he declared in the country's south by a year because of continuing threats from pro-Islamic State group militants and communist guerrillas

Vatican prosecutors urged to go after money laundering

Dec 8, 2017

Vatican financial authority praised for efficiency, but prosecutors faulted for lack of money laundering trials

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

Muslims in Asia rally against Trump's Jerusalem move

Dec 8, 2017

Muslims in Indonesia and Malaysia protested outside the U.S. embassies Friday against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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