05/12/2014 12:50amIn the latest prep work for a presidential campaign, Rand Paul is conspicuously courting moderate and establishment Republicans while Ted Cruz keeps up a travel schedule that has 2016 written all over it.
05/12/2014 10:01amMillions of Indian voters wrapped up the country's mammoth national election Monday, and exit polls indicated that Hindu nationalist opposition leader Narendra Modi was the front-runner for prime minister.
05/12/2014 10:21amMyanmar's state-sponsored governing body for Buddhist monks hosted its first conference in 19 years on Monday, bringing together the religion's nine main local sects at a time when there are rising concerns about Buddhist extremists targeting other religions.
05/12/2014 12:11pmAbout 100 Israelis protested Monday against the government at a Jerusalem religious site they fear will be handed over to Vatican control when the pope visits in a few weeks.
05/12/2014 3:01pmA former London imam told a jury Monday that he tried to help hostages in Yemen in 1998 by urging their captors to let them telephone embassies and their families.
05/12/2014 5:00pmMuslim advocates and scholars are stepping up pressure on the Sept. 11 museum to edit or at least let more scholars see a documentary movie exhibit about al-Qaida before the museum's opening this month.
05/12/2014 6:30pmThe majority of teachers at Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati have signed a new contract specifying that gay lifestyles and other violations could cost them their jobs, the archdiocese's school superintendent said Monday.
05/12/2014 7:10pmA Harvard University club says it has dropped sponsorship of a satanic Mass that drew condemnation from the Archdiocese of Boston and the university's president.