Religion

Religion
Six people, including two shooters, died during a shootout in New Jersey that appears to have deeply impacted a burgeoning Hasidic Jewish community.
Crime
Father Patrick T. Hoare decried clergy sexual abuse last year. Now he's accused of abusing a minor 25 years ago.
Crime
Law enforcement officials identified the attackers as David Anderson, 47, and Francine Graham, 50.
Politics
The order would empower the Department of Education to withhold funding from institutions that fail to take sufficient action against anti-Semitism on campus.
Asian Voices
The attacker choked the Uber driver while shouting derogatory comments about the victim's "dark skin," Indian heritage, and turban, police say.
Parenting
The popular name for baby boys is a way for Muslim families to honor Islam's final prophet, the Prophet Muhammad.
World News
The bill would grant citizenship to non-Muslims who came to India from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan before 2015.
Politics
More than half of Senate Democrats say Miller's “demonstrable white nationalist ideology has been directly translated” into Trump administration policy.
Entertainment
The comedian and actor discovered her Jewish roots after reconnecting with her father, an Eritrean Jew.
Queer Voices
Utah's Rep. Chris Stewart claims his bill will “bridge that gap” between preventing discrimination and allowing religion to inform individual decisions.
Queer Voices
A state judicial commission has reprimanded McLennan County's Dianne Hensley for her stance.
Queer Voices
The tribute to the Wyoming student's legacy aims to serve as "a source of strength" for the LGBTQ community.
Religion
The new arrivals, who were living in a refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, now have a chance to start over in Italy.
Politics
The National Republican Congressional Committee booted George Buck from its "Young Guns" program in response to his violent fundraising letter.
Women
Investigations into the trafficking networks have reportedly stalled due to pressure from government officials fearful of hurting Pakistan’s lucrative ties to Beijing.
Religion
Pope Francis accepted Richard Malone's resignation following widespread criticism from his staff, priests and the public.
Entertainment
The transgender singer’s cheeky response to the anti-LGBTQ protest drew praise from Demi Lovato and Katy Perry.
Entertainment
The Coldplay frontman opened up about being "terrified" as a teenager that he might be gay.
Queer Voices
Critics of Rev. Scott Nolan argue that LGBTQ Catholics like Sara Smolenski are being singled out by priests, while other Catholics who contradict key teachings ― on the death penalty, for example ― don’t receive the same level of scrutiny.
Politics
Scott Warren says his religious beliefs compelled him to provide water to migrants who are suffering in the desert along the U.S.-Mexico border.