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Utah Gov.: Gay Rights Bills Must Include Religious Rights

Jan 29
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert says any state legislation protecting gay rights must also protect religious liberties.

First Look: Sundance Doc Pulls Back Curtain On Scientology

By Sandy Cohen | Jan 27
"Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief" premiered Sunday at the Sundance Film Festival to a packed house - not with a star-studded red carpet, but with police protection.

Mormon Leaders Call for Measures Protecting Gay Rights

By Brady McCombs and Rachel Zoll | Jan 27
Mormon church leaders are making a national appeal for a "balanced approach" in the clash between gay rights and religious freedom.

First Look: Sundance Doc Pulls Back Curtain on Scientology

By Sandy COhen | Jan 26
"Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief" premiered Sunday at the Sundance Film Festival to a packed house - not with a star-studded red carpet, but with police protection.

What Does the Pope (and his Army) Eat?

By Daniela Berretta | Jan 26
A chef who serves in the Swiss Guards, David Geisser, is shedding light on the culinary tastes of the pope's army with a new cookbook,"Buon Appetito."

Pope to Families: Learn to Talk to One Another Again

Jan 23
Pope Francis is urging families to put aside their iPhones and Twitter feeds and learn to talk to one another again.

Pope: Catholics Don't Have to Breed Like Rabbits

By Nicole Winfield | Jan 20
Pope Francis is firmly upholding church teaching banning contraception, but said Monday that Catholics don't have to breed "like rabbits" and should instead practice "responsible parenting."

Mormons Move to Excommunicate Pro-Gay Podcaster

By Brady McCombs | Jan 16
A lifelong Mormon well-known for running a website that provides a forum for church members questioning their faith said Thursday he is set to be kicked out of the religion.

Pope Says He'll Focus on Poor, Exploited in Philippine Trip

By Nicole Winfield and Teresa Cerojano | Jan 15
Pope Francis said Thursday that his visit to the Philippines, Asia's largest Catholic nation, will focus on the plight of the poor, the exploited and victims of injustice.

Ellen DeGeneres Responds to Pastor's Anti-Gay Remarks

By Jason St. Amand | Jan 15
Ellen DeGeneres slams an anti-gay pastor who said she's turning children gay on the latest episode of her talk show.

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