Alabama News | Jun. 16 2016

Transgender restroom directive epitomizes Obama administration’s overreach, Strange says

Approximately one month ago — curiously on Friday the 13th — the Obama administration issued what may be its most bizarre and overreaching... [READ MORE]

Human Rights/Freedom | Jun. 16 2016

World Refugee Day urges awareness, solidarity

The refugee crisis, described as the worst since World War II, has resulted in more than 4.8 million Syrians being registered as refugees by... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Jun. 2 2016

US Supreme Court sends 7 cases back to lower courts

The U.S. Supreme Court sidestepped the constitutional question May 16 of whether Obamacare’s contraceptive mandate substantially burdens... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Apr. 14 2016

Senate Bill 143 aims to form clear separation between church and state

It’s a cliché image but one that is steeped in generations of tradition: A probate judge is awakened in the middle of the night... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Apr. 14 2016

Thousands in US on expired visas, report shows

In order to visit the United States from a foreign country a traveler must first obtain some kind of temporary visa. That temporary tourist or... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 21 2016

Panelists offer pathway to dialogue, harmony at racial reconciliation conference

“Birmingham is a far cry from the past,” Mayor William A. Bell told participants in a national conference on racial reconciliation March... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Mar. 3 2016

More plaintiffs accuse Gothard of sexual harassment

LA GRANGE, Illinois — Two more people, now totaling 18, are suing 81-year-old Bill Gothard, founder of the Institute in Basic Life Principles... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Mar. 3 2016

Graham says ‘only One who can ultimately make America great again’

When Pope Francis suggested presidential candidate Donald Trump wasn’t a Christian in mid-February, several evangelical Christians came... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 3 2016

Alabama split on confidence in Legislature

Gallup recently conducted a 50-state poll asking residents whether they do or do not have confidence in their state’s “government... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 3 2016

More gambling bills filed

Gambling legislation continues to surface in the state Legislature. The most recent bills, SB114 and HB56, would clarify the legal status of... [READ MORE]