Religious Strife

Family of Kansas Jewish site shootings settles gun lawsuit

Aug 2, 2017

The family of two people fatally shot outside the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park has settled a lawsuit with Walmart over one of the guns used in the shooting

Afghan official says blast at Shiite mosque kills 29

Aug 1, 2017

An Afghan hospital official says the death toll in the suicide attack inside a minority Shiite mosque in western Herat, on the border with Iran, has risen to 29 people

4 years in prison for harassing pregnant Hawaiian monk seal

Jul 27, 2017

A judge has sentenced a Hawaii man to four years in prison for harassing a pregnant Hawaiian monk seal

Statement says feminist group behind Mexico bishops bombing

Jul 26, 2017

An Internet statement claiming to be from an anti-authoritarian feminist movement says the group was behind the bombing at Mexico's Roman Catholic Council of Bishops

French president attends memorial for IS-slain priest

Jul 26, 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron has spoken at an emotionally-charged mass to mark one year since the killing of a local French priest by two 19-year-old Islamic extremists.

The Latest: Abbas says ties with Israel remain suspended

Jul 25, 2017

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says he will continue to suspend security coordination with Israel until it returns the situation at a major Jerusalem shrine to how it was before the crisis over security measures there

Islamic extremists kill 5 in Burkina Faso's north

Jul 25, 2017

Burkina Faso's government says suspected jihadis have killed at least five people in three different villages in the country's volatile north

The Latest: Israel begins removing metal detectors from site

Jul 25, 2017

Israel began removing metal detectors from entrances to a major Jerusalem shrine following rage in the Muslim world

The Latest: Abbas: Palestinians to halt contacts with Israel

Jul 21, 2017

The Latest: Palestinian President Abbas says Palestinian leadership will 'freeze contacts' with Israel 'on all levels'

Pakistan: Gunmen kill 4 members of Shiite family, driver

Jul 19, 2017

Pakistani police: Gunmen on motorcycle open fire, killing 4 members of Shiite family, Sunni driver

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