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Asma Shuweikh said she felt it was her duty to intervene when she spotted a man harassing a Jewish family on a London subway car.
“The use of atomic energy for purposes of war is immoral — as is the possession of atomic weapons,” the pope declared at the Hiroshima peace memorial.
Two men who were sexually assaulted by Franciscan missionaries as young boys in Mississippi say the officials paid them little money to remain silent.
The unnamed white teenage girl had a notebook with detailed plans to kill worshippers at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Gainesville police say.

Plus: Just 1 in 3 women in the U.K. would tell their family if they were considering an abortion, according to a new survey.
M. Russell Ballard of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints also said the country's behavior needs to improve.
Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio, who recently wrapped up an investigation of clerical sex abuse in the Diocese of Buffalo, denies that he molested a former altar boy.
Archbishop José Gómez is an immigrant from Mexico and a strong advocate of a welcoming policy towards undocumented immigrants.
A Christian magazine reports the women say John Crist used his status as a religious celebrity to sexually harass them.
Disinformation can bleed into the real world in violent ways. It happened in the French city of Bayonne.
The former megachurch leader and "I Kissed Dating Goodbye" author spoke with Axios in his first interview since renouncing Christianity earlier this year.
Evangelical leaders gathered at the White House this week to hear about the president's “continuing, remarkable accomplishments," one attendee said.
Less than two years after resigning from Memphis’s Highpoint Church, Andy Savage is reportedly trying to start over with a new congregation.
The Indiana archdiocese where Kelley Fisher, who is straight, worked has recently cracked down on married LGBTQ employees.
If Pope Francis agrees with the bishops' recommendation, it could mean a landmark change in the Catholic Church’s centuries-old discipline of celibacy.
Rabbi Jeremy Borovitz was inside Halle's synagogue during a Yom Kippur attack. He's still optimistic about the resurgence of Jewish life in Germany.
They're still the majority, but the Pew Research Center report shows the U.S. is becoming a less explicitly Christian country.
The practice has been condemned by leading medical and mental health groups. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is standing behind it.
White evangelicals have stuck by Trump through allegations of sexual assault, racism and corruption. But leaders have decried his decision to withdraw troops from northern Syria.
The official government page was updated to tout Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's speech on his faith.