Religious Freedom

Russian Jehovah's Witness gets suspended sentence for extremism - spokesman

7 minutes ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - A court in the Russian Far East on Tuesday handed a six-year suspended jail sentence to a Jehovah's Witness, Grigoriy Bubnov, after finding him guilty of extremist...
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Is Singapore Cracking Down on Fake News or on Real Opposition?

29 minutes ago   |   NY Times

How an all-controlling state silences dissent by claiming to protect free speech.
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Far from Senate, Biden still navigates impeachment politics

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

DES MOINES, Iowa - Joe Biden will have Iowa virtually to himself in the coming days as several of his top presidential rivals decamp to Washington to participate in President...
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Historically black fraternity, sorority lead MLK Jr. Day service efforts at Freedom Center

Historically black fraternity, sorority lead MLK Jr. Day service efforts at Freedom Center

12 hours ago   |   WLWT

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is also known as a day of service, and multiple organizations are banding together to bring help and awareness to underserved communities in Cincinnati.
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Amnesty says new Qatar law ‘curbs freedom of expression'

13 hours ago   |   National Post

DUBAI - A new Qatari law criminalizing the publishing of "false or biased" statements could "significantly restrict freedom of expression," rights group Amnesty International...
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Iran's Supreme Leader Says 'Highway Bully' U.S. Is Targeting Country Because It's a Symbol of Resistance

15 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei suggested Washington does not want his regime's "religious democracy" to succeed.
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Chinese Universities Are Enshrining Communist Party Control In Their Charters

Chinese Universities Are Enshrining Communist Party Control In Their Charters

15 hours ago   |   NPR

Some schools are nixing language about academic freedom and are stressing loyalty to the ruling party, which plants spies to denounce professors and students who voice their...
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Religious Liberty in Our Schools Must Be Protected

17 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Schools must be held accountable to the Constitution. The administration's new guidelines will ensure that they are.
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Meng Wanzhou's freedom on trial as China-U.S. clash plays out in Canada court

19 hours ago   |   Reuters

Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou will be in a Vancouver courtroom on Monday for the first day of her extradition trial, a process expected to take months - possibly...
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Tim Cook and Apple commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tim Cook and Apple commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

19 hours ago   |   iMore   |   3 articles

What you need to know Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the United States. Apple has a full-page tribute to one of the most important people in America's history. CEO Tim...
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Authorities: 3 teens dead, 3 injured after California driver intentionally...

Authorities: 3 teens dead, 3 injured after California driver intentionally rammed Prius

CORONA, Calif. - A man intentionally rammed a Toyota Prius, causing the vehicle to slam into a tree, killing three teenage boys who were inside, the California Highway Patrol... Read more ...

49ers' Katie Sowers makes history, will be the first female to coach at the...

49ers' Katie Sowers makes history, will be the first female to coach at the Super Bowl

The big game will be a historic moment for 49ers assistant coach Katie Sowers, who is the first female coach to head to the Super Bowl. Read more ...

McConnell proposes swift impeachment trial for President Trump

McConnell proposes swift impeachment trial for President Trump

The Republican leader outlined the process in a four-page resolution that will be voted on as one of the first orders of business when senators convene Tuesday. Read more ...

Abandoned husky with 'weird' eyes finds forever home after her photos went viral

Abandoned husky with 'weird' eyes finds forever home after her photos went viral

Jubilee struggled for two years to find a loving family to care for her. Read more ...

Third horse in three days dies at Santa Anita Park

Third horse in three days dies at Santa Anita Park

The number of horse deaths at the California track - almost 40 in just over a year - led officials to briefly halt racing there last year. Read more ...

Dad kills coyote with bare hands after animal threatens child, police say

Dad kills coyote with bare hands after animal threatens child, police say

The man was able to grab the coyote and strangle it, but he was bitten several times in the process. Read more ...

VIDEO: Father rushes, tackles his son's competitor at high school wrestling...

VIDEO: Father rushes, tackles his son's competitor at high school wrestling match

A father was arrested by police after tackling a North Carolina high school wrestler who was competing against his son. Read more ...

Lillard scores 61 and Blazers beat Warriors 129-124 in OT

Lillard scores 61 and Blazers beat Warriors 129-124 in OT

PORTLAND, Ore. - Damian Lillard set a franchise record with 61 points, including a career-best 11 3-pointers, and the short-handed Portland Trail Blazers outlasted the equally... Read more ...

As trial nears, President Trump's lawyers call impeachment case 'flimsy'

As trial nears, President Trump's lawyers call impeachment case 'flimsy'

President Donald Trump's legal team is asserting that he did “absolutely nothing wrong" and calling the impeachment case “flimsy” and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." Read more ...

Baylor up to No. 1, beats Oklahoma 61-57 for 15th win in row

Baylor up to No. 1, beats Oklahoma 61-57 for 15th win in row

WACO, Texas - Freddie Gillespie and the Baylor Bears can now say they have been No. 1 during the season. Read more ...