Sudan's military has overthrown and arrested the country's long-time anti-Christian dictator, President Omar al-Bashir, and it has taken charge of the country for at least the next two years. The move came after tens of thousands of protestors rallied for nearly four months against al-Bashir's rule. Security forces had recently...
CAIRO (AP) - The Sudanese armed forces were to deliver an "important statement" on Thursday and were asking the nation to "wait for it," state TV reported, after nearly four months of anti-government protests demanding the ouster of longtime President Omar al-Bashir.  The TV announcement raised expectations the statement could...
The most expensive painting ever sold at an art auction is missing. And it seems no one can account for it.  A painting of Jesus Christ which art historians believe was done by Leonardo da Vinci was purchased by an anonymous buyer for the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia in...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Scientists on Wednesday revealed the first image ever made of a black hole, depicting its hot, shadowy edges where light bends around itself in a cosmic funhouse effect. Assembling data gathered by eight radio telescopes around the world, astronomers created the picture showing the violent neighborhood around...
  Can human beings truly trust the Bible? Is it reliable? One of the most frequent criticisms made by atheists and skeptics against the Old and New Testaments is that the texts are dated, antiquated and contradictory — and that they are a collection of books written by mere men....
After a two-year investigation, Malaysia's Human Rights Commission has determined a missing Malaysian pastor was abducted by members of a special police unit for allegedly trying to persuade Muslims to embrace Christianity. The Baptist Press reports the family of  63-year-old Raymond Koh – who was abducted in February 2017 in...
Iran's lawmakers showed up to work today wearing full military uniforms in defiance of the United States after the White House decided to designate the country's elite fighting force as a foreign terrorist organization. Chanting "Death to America" the speaker of Iran's Parliament called the designation the "climax of stupidity...
The escalating global debate over genetic identity has taken on a new twist. In recent years, the DNA debate has centered around sexuality with individuals making headlines claiming to be non-binary and transgender.  Athletes who were born male but now claim to be female have been winning in sports competitions...
BRUSSELS – Belgium has long been famous for food, like waffles and chocolate. But it's becoming famous for death. Belgium has the most liberal euthanasia laws in the world. You can end your life here by simply telling a doctor that you have unbearable physical or mental suffering.  Terminally ill children of...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is preparing to designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard a “foreign terrorist organization,” an unprecedented move against a national armed force that could have widespread implications for U.S. personnel and policy in the Middle East and elsewhere. Officials informed of the step said an announcement was...