| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Like a giant wave, the presidential election returns will be rolling in east to west on Tuesday night, starting at 7 p.m. local time when the polls close in Virginia, as well as five other states. It will be hours — maybe even days — before...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:53 PM
First Church of the Nazarene, 1720 S. Roosevelt St. is hosting a parenting class that meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Classes consist of a DVD session followed by discussion using Focus on the Family's "Parenting Essentials" series.
All parents are...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 11:09 AM
Chick-fil-A has pledged to stop giving money to anti-gay groups and to back off political and social debates after an executive’s comments this summer landed the fast-food chain smack in the middle of the gay marriage debate.
The Civil Rights...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 3:35 PM
A day after a Chicago official said Chick-fil-A would stop giving money to anti-gay marriage groups, the fast-food chain issued a statement saying that “for many months now” its corporate donations have “been mischaracterized.”
| Jul 15, 2012
| 6:59 PM
A letter penned by two notable scholars a Christian and a Muslim and sent to a number of different hotel industry executives has asked those hotels to remove pornography from their company's in-room movie selections.
Robert P. George, a professor...
| Feb 25, 2013
An Oak Brook health care company and its Roman Catholic owners who don't want to include birth control in their employees' benefits still have no choice, despite exceptions to the contraception mandate proposed by the Obama administration this month....
| Feb 10, 2013
| 2:52 AM
Several times, reading the comments beneath an online article about religion, I've come upon remarks along the lines of: "Really? A magic being in the sky?" Terry Eagleton, in "Reason, Faith, and Revolution," refers to this pseudo-critique as the Yeti...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Super Bowl XLVII is being billed as the Harbaugh Bowl: the battle between brothers Jim and John Harbaugh, head coaches, respectively, of the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens. It also pits two NFL teams connected directly and indirectly to...
| Jan 10, 2013
Animal shelters: A column in the Jan. 5 Section A about the euthanizing of impounded animals said that 50,000 animals are euthanized yearly in Los Angeles city animal shelters. The correct figure is 20,000 euthanized; 50,000 is the number of animals...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 8:18 AM
Editor's note: The book signing at Kentucky Soaps and Such is scheduled for Saturday, not Friday as the story originally stated.
STANFORD — More than two decades after the last name Greer became infamous in Lincoln County, a descendant from the...