Pope returns with 12 refugees after visit to Greek camp

Apr 17, 2016

Pope returns with 12 refugees after visit to Greek camp

Pope Francis took three families of Syrian refugees back to Rome on Saturday after visiting the frontline of Europe’s migrant crisis at a camp in Greece where migrants wept at his feet, kissed his hand and begged for help. At a sprawling fenced complex ...

U.S. Army lets three Sikhs keep beards

Apr 13, 2016

U.S. Army lets three Sikhs keep beards

The U.S. Army has ruled that three Sikh enlistees will be allowed to serve while keeping their distinctive beards and turbans. The three Sikhs filed a lawsuit seeking to end a military policy that generally bans beards. The Sikh religion requires men to grow ...

Archbishop of Canterbury learns his father was secretary to Churchill

Apr 9, 2016

Archbishop of Canterbury learns his father was secretary to Churchill

Justin Welby, the archbishop of Canterbury, has discovered his biological father was the former private secretary to Britain’s war-time leader Winston Churchill, he said in a statement Friday. “In the last month I have discovered that my biological father is not Gavin Welby, but ...