05/08/2014 1:30amPolice say a small airplane has crashed in southwestern Utah, killing the two people aboard. A Washington County Sheriff's spokesman says the Life Flight plane went down near the town of Santa Clara. The identities of the deceased are not being released yet. It's the first fatal plane crash reported in Washington County since 2012.
05/08/2014 6:10amTop religious scholars working under the world's largest bloc of Islamic countries said Thursday they strongly condemn the kidnapping of more than 270 Nigerian schoolgirls, calling for their immediate release.
05/08/2014 1:51pmThe Roman Catholic official in charge of the Vatican's properties in the Holy Land on Thursday urged Israel to safeguard Christian holy sites, following a number of vandalism attacks on churches and monasteries ahead of a visit by Pope Francis.
05/08/2014 2:13pmPennsylvania's highest court will review the landmark prosecution of a Roman Catholic church official tried over his handling of sex-abuse complaints.
05/08/2014 3:41pmThe elected leaders of a Maryland county have voted unanimously to revert to a disputed prayer policy following a U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing clergy to invoke specific deities in opening invocations at government meetings.