Conservative Christian leaders are a major force behind criminal-justice legislation being considered in the Senate. But black and progressive clergy see danger in allying with the president, even on this issue.
The ousted attorney general managed to alienate Christians across the political spectrum, even though he’s one of their own.
Democrats are finally investing in state-level elections. But candidates in those races face big obstacles in trying to get voters to care.
Students in Pittsburgh must grapple with the realization that there are people who hate them for their religion.
The Jewish community disagreed about what to do when President Donald Trump came to town—and how to take action after tragedy.
Cecil and David Rosenthal, who lived with mental disabilities, were remembered at their funeral as the best of the Jewish community.
Centrist candidate Kyrsten Sinema could be close to becoming the state’s first Democratic senator in 20 years.
A new inquiry significantly escalates the involvement of secular authorities.
The pope has accepted the resignation of the leader of the Archdiocese of Washington. What happens next?
The senator said she will vote to confirm the judge in part because she thinks abortion rights in America are safe.
The justice stayed far away from the Brett Kavanaugh controversy in an interview on Thursday.
Local- and state-level leaders across the country say they’re ready to lash out against Democrats in the midterm elections.
Rachel Mitchell may be laying the groundwork for future investigations with her interrogation of Christine Blasey Ford.
After a week of political theater in the Senate Judiciary Committee, President Trump’s nominee is back where he started: on his way to the Supreme Court.
The Supreme Court hearings are a preview of the party’s midterm strategy, with lawmakers placing the issue front and center. But it’s far from clear that their apocalyptic rhetoric will actually work.
Pope Francis says he supports a “zero-tolerance” policy, but some insist those words are not enough.
In a revised version of the Catechism, the punishment is deemed unacceptable in all cases.
The event has sent a strong message that the U.S. wants to spread democratic values—if only the president will cooperate.
Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination is one sign of unity among divided denominations.
Trump's Supreme Court pick faces a brutal nomination fight ahead.