Religion

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U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception Mandate

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.

07/02/2014

Utah's liquor commission says it will study state law before deciding whether to issue a permit for a ski resort's Octoberfest. (Johannes Simon/Getty Images)

Utah Considers Octoberfest Without Beer

Utah liquor commission warns ski resort it may not grant a permit for its Octoberfest festival.

05/28/2014

Gov. Jan Brewer facing massive political pressure over whether to sign bill that allows businesses that cite religious beliefs to deny service to gays. (Getty Images)

Arizona Governor Returns Home Amid Furor Over Bill

Gov. Jan Brewer facing massive political pressure over whether to sign bill that allows businesses that cite religious beliefs to deny service to gays.

02/26/2014

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Family Lost At Sea For Months After Trying To Leave US For Government’s Interference In Religion

A northern Arizona family has survived being lost at sea for weeks after an ill-fated attempt to leave the U.S. over what they consider government interference in religion.

08/12/2013

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Mormon Feminists Want Women To Wear Pants To Church

A group of Mormon women are calling on other women to wear pants to church this Sunday as a show of equality.

12/12/2012

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Opinion: Jamie Foxx’s Obama Is Our Lord And Savior Remark Is Ridiculous And Disturbing

No one can equate to God. And, it’s about time someone stood up to Jamie Foxx and his ilk to teach them that – or at least try to teach them that.

11/27/2012

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

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Sex Offender To Remain Free Despite New Law

A convicted sex offender who faces nearly two dozen charges in Utah but has remained free because of a legal loophole likely will never face trial or be confined to an institution, a prosecutor said Tuesday.

05/08/2012

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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 03/22/12: Religion, Renewable Energy, And The Gripe Line

Do politicians talk too much about religion? Callers give their opinion about this issue.

03/22/2012

Georgia University Tells Student to Lose Religion, Lawsuit Claims

A graduate student in Georgia is suing her university after she was told she must undergo a remediation program due to her beliefs on homosexuality and transgendered persons. The student, Jennifer Keeton, 24, has been […]

07/27/2010

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