The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has long opposed same-sex marriage, but has angered some members with a new directive on how it should deal with Mormon families headed by wedded gay and lesbian couples. The policy, approved last week by leaders of the church, which claims more than 15 million adherents worldwide, added same-sex marriage to the list of acts considered to be a renunciation of the faith and thus subject to church discipline, including excommunication. It also prohibits natural or adopted children of gay married couples from being baptized in the faith until they turn 18, leave their parents' home and personally disavow same-sex marriage or cohabitation.
In the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris, Clinton was forced Saturday to defend her record in the Obama administration and as an origin...
French President Francois Hollande blamed ISIS for orchestrating the deadliest attacks inflicted on France since World War II and vowed Saturday to strike back without mercy at what he called "an act of war."
More than a hundred people were gunned down at the Bataclan theatre in Paris late Friday during a concert by the US band Eagles of Death Metal. The 1,500 capacity venue, which was sold-out, is one of the biggest in Paris but a Friday night out for hundreds of young rock fans was suddenly turned into "a bloodbath," for a full 10 minutes, witness Julien Pearce a reporter for France's Europe 1 radio station, told CNN. The concert hall, built in 1864 in the chinoiserie style, is aptly named after Ba-ta-clan -- a "Chinoiserie musical" by German-born French composer Jacques Offenbach.
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders still agree on one thing: They're still sick and tired of hearing about her emails.