A high school honor student who pleaded guilty to conspiring to provide material support to Islamic State through social media has been sentenced to 136 months in prison. The teen aided his friend in traveling to Syria to join the jihadist group in January.
Pope Francis has been drawn into controversy after allegedly being tricked into holding and posing with a sign urging talks between Argentina and the United Kingdom on the disputed Falklands/Malvinas islands.
With a Confederate flag behind him, Florida gun store owner Andy Hallinan released a video calling for "his fellow patriots" to reject accusations of intolerance and racism, all while announcing a ban on Muslims at his store.
A mobile dating service based on ethnic and religious criteria has been launched in Russia. Described as dating “in eastern traditions,” it could help you find a second wife with several clicks, its developers say.
Public sector workers, without any notion of extremism, might report anything they come across, said former UK army officer Charles Shoebridge. The Police are going to be inundated with information, of which only a tiny amount is useful, he added.
The Satanic Temple plans to unveil a large statue dedicated to the devil in the city of Detroit later this month, despite intensified protests by church leaders and residents that have caused the original venue to back out of the event.
Barry Cox wanted to be the Pope when he was a boy. Six decades later he built a church made from trees. He designed it as a retreat from society, but couples have been lining up to book weddings at one of most unconventional churches in New Zealand.