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State lawmakers are reviving Texas' version of a North Carolina-style...
By Mike Stone WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Defense is...
RIYADH (Reuters) - White House chief of staff Reince Priebus will not be...
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State lawmakers are reviving Texas' version of a North Carolina-style transgender "bathroom bill," moving to ensure it will at least apply to public schools by adding hotly debated language to otherwise...
By Mike Stone WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Defense is assessing its ability to recruit transgender people as soon as 1 July, according to a memo signed by a top Pentagon official and seen by Reuters....
RIYADH (Reuters) - White House chief of staff Reince Priebus will not be joining President Donald Trump for his full trip through the Middle East and Europe. He is returning to Washington after doing only the Saudi...
A senior United Arab Emirates official said on Sunday the re-election of moderate Iranian President Hassan Rouhani could be a chance for Tehran to reset "its troubled relations" with its neighbors. Relations between...
People belonging to different faiths rendered special prayers seeking rain at an all- religion prayer programme held on the premises of the Anjuman-E-Islam Society here on Sunday. The special all- religion prayer...
The Chakmas and Hajongs, Buddhists and Hindus respectively, had fled the then-East Pakistan fearing religious persecution and after their homelands went under the waters of the Kaptai Dam. Some settled in parts of Assam...
Israel expressed muted concern on Sunday to a major arms deal between the United States and Saudi Arabia announced a day earlier during the visit to the region by U.S. President Donald Trump. The central achievement of...
Dozens of graduates left the university's graduation ceremony as Vice President Mike Pence took the podium....
Egypt referred 48 people to the country's military judiciary on Sunday for suspected involvement in three deadly church bombings and accused them of joining the militant group Islamic State. Egypt's Christian minority...
A rescue operation was terminated Sunday morning for a large humpback whale that got stuck in the Ventura Harbor Marina....

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AUSTIN — Adoption and foster care agencies that cite religion to turn away prospective parents will get extra legal cover under legislation the Senate approved late Sunday. The bill passed 21-10 with Brownsville...
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in Saudi Arabia today that President Trump's trip underscores that the commander in chief "is clearly indicating that this fight of good against evil has nothing to do with...
Up to that point, the University of Miami student had been a devout Sunni Muslim involved with interfaith efforts in her Florida hometown. Her Pakistan-born parents had even helped build and fund mosques and Islamic...
By Bozorgmehr Sharafedin LONDON (Reuters) - Iranian hardliners indignant at President Hassan Rouhani's re-election vowed on Sunday to press their conservative agenda, with some saying his caustic campaign trail attacks...
DENVER (AP) — A mother of two children who sought sanctuary at a Quaker meeting house in Denver to avoid U.S. immigration authorities has been granted a temporary stay from deportation....
Not only has our culture written God's obituary but we are slighted by the very thought of religions pontificating about our excesses and are more self-indulgent today than at any other period in history. In a...
South Africa risks becoming a "mafia state", Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa warned Sunday, calling for a corruption probe at the top as he stepped up criticism of President Jacob Zuma. Ramaphosa is one of the main...
ISTANBUL (AP) — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan returned as leader of Turkey's ruling party Sunday, pushing back criticism that his tenure has curtailed freedoms and polarized the country as he vowed to serve the...
By Ginger Gibson and Julia Harte WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump raised the firing of the FBI director in a meeting with Russia's foreign minister to explain why he had been unable to find areas of...
Although Trump professedly tried to delink terrorism from Islam, the religious angle surfaced repeatedly in his speech, with references to piety and barbarism (including ritual beheading and stoning to death) that...
US President Donald Trump made a 30-minute speech on Sunday in the Saudi Arabian capital Riyadh on his first foreign visit since taking office. Trump's speech, preceded by a traditional Koranic reading, held Iran...
President Donald Trump speaks about terrorism at Arab Islamic American Summit. He hopes to gain Muslim leaders support to fight terrorism around the world....
Like all working mums, Colleen Theriault has her hands full with her four-year-old son and a full-time career as head baker at a patisserie in the US state of North Carolina. The International Dwarf Fashion Show, a...
Democrat representative Al Green said he had been menaced with threatening phone calls after he took to the House floor to accuse Mr Trump of “obstruction of justice”. One caller reportedly threatened him with a...
Of the 3,800 residents of El Cenizo, about 20 percent are undocumented. The town made national headlines this month when its mayor filed a lawsuit against the state to block a new law that bans so-called “sanctuary...
A full 58.2 percent of Swiss voters supported the shift, according to a final tally after Sunday's referendum, with only four of the country's 26 cantons voting "no". The move has been in the making since shortly after...
Lester Holt will anchor NBC Nightly News on Monday night from Jerusalem, Pres. Trump's next stop on his five nation overseas tour....
In the speech, Trump tried to strike a message of unity to the Muslim world — a stark contrast to his previous comments on Islam. As a candidate, Trump frequently criticized the religion....