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‘Nones’ now as big as evangelicals, Catholics in the US – Religion News Service

(RNS) — “Nones have been on the march for a long time now,” Ryan Burge said.

A Secret Database of Child Abuse

A former Jehovah’s Witness is using stolen documents to expose allegations that the religion has kept hidden for decades.

NY Judge Rules Against Anti-Vax Parents, Says Students Can’t Return To School During Measles Outbreak

More than 40 students have been banned from a private school during the Rockland County measles outbreak. On Tuesday, the judge said he would not lift that ban.

High schooler who posted Bible verses in response to pride flags suspended for ‘targeting’ Gay-Straight Alliance club

A high school student in Ohio claims she received a day of in-school suspension after she hung Bible verses on walls and lockers of her high school in response to LGBTQ pride flags decorating the halls.

Brooklyn Diocese Demands Apology For SNL Joke – Joe.My.God.

Via press release: The Diocese of Brooklyn is demanding an immediate public apology from “Saturday Night Live” and NBC after Saturday night’s disgraceful and offensive skit in which cast member Pete Davidson, during the Weekend Update segment, said: “If you support the Catholic Church, isn’t that the same thing as being an R. Kelly […]

Mother jailed for 11 years in first British FGM conviction

Woman who cut three-year-old daughter also given two more years for other offences

Woman stabbed her daughter, 11, to prevent her from having sex, cops say

An Orlando woman stabbed her 11-year-old daughter more than a dozen times Sunday because the girl smiled “different,” causing her mother to think her child was having sex, authorities said.

Breakthrough Trailer

BREAKTHROUGH is based on the inspirational true story of one mother’s unfaltering love in the face of impossible odds. When Joyce Smith’s adopted son John fa…

This trailer makes me irrationally angry. The synopsis is enough to enrage a normal person: “The inspirational true story…” which is bullshit, it has no basis in reality, […]

Administrator, wife stole $1.2M from church to pay for vacations, sports tickets

Authorities say the money was stolen from the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Upper St. Clair over the course of about 17 years.

Cyanide & Happiness (Explosm.net)

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