Family questions faith after lamb sacrifice backfires — and cousin is hurled against freeway sign

Family questions faith after lamb sacrifice backfires — and cousin is hurled against freeway sign

Travis Gettys An Armenian-American family performed a lamb sacrifice for an ailing relative — but they’re questioning their faith after he was killed five days later in a spectacular rollover crash. Relatives performed a matagh, or ritual offering, on Oct. 25 for 20-year-old Richard Pananian, who had been battling serious health issues but had overcome

Archaeological mystery solved? Ancient Greek citadel known as the Acra uncovered in Jerusalem

Archaeological mystery solved? Ancient Greek citadel known as the Acra uncovered in Jerusalem

Agence France-Presse Israel’s antiquities body claimed Tuesday to have solved “one of Jerusalem’s greatest archaeological mysteries” by unearthing an ancient Greek citadel — the Acra — buried under a car park. Archaeologists have puzzled for more than a century over the exact location of the Acra, built by Seleucid Emperor Antiochus IV Epiphanes (215-164 BC)

Freaked out conservative parents force Kansas teacher out of his job for showing students anti-bullying video

Freaked out conservative parents force Kansas teacher out of his job for showing students anti-bullying video

Tom Boggioni A Kansas middle-school teacher has submitted his resignation after parents complained that he shared an anti-bullying video with his students that is readily available on YouTube. According to the Wichita Eagle, Tom Leahy, who has taught at Conway Springs Middle School since 1997, is currently on leave and is not expected to return

Anti-abortion activist insists Planned Parenthood encourages teens to have sex with animals

Anti-abortion activist insists Planned Parenthood encourages teens to have sex with animals

David Ferguson In a conversation with Fox News host Alan Colmes, anti-abortion activist Carol Everett said that Planned Parenthood’s website for teens encourages them to experiment sexually with animals. “If you look on the Teen Wire or some of the other sites that Planned Parenthood has, it’s very interesting to see how they’re encouraging children,

Alleged donations to racist Stormfront forum leaked in new Pastebin document

Alleged donations to racist Stormfront forum leaked in new Pastebin document

International Business Times

A list of 80 alleged donors to white supremacist website Stormfront was posted on the text-sharing website Pastebin Tuesday ahead of a scheduled reveal of more than 1,000 Ku Klux Klan members on Thursday. The Twitter account Anon Data posted the list, which includes the alleged donation amount, the donation data and the username of the…