The Coptic Church celebrates this year's Christmas in the aftermath of December's suicide bombing at St. Peter and St. Paul’s Church CAIRO: Al-Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed El-Tayeb paid a visit the other day to the Coptic ...

THURSDAY, Jan. 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- People who are active in local community groups may have slightly sharper mental skills at the age of 50, a new study suggests. British researchers said their findings build ...

Kim Burrell’s disgrace tour made another stop today. The gospel singer has now lost her radio show, called “Bridging the Gap,” at Texas Southern University, according to the local ABC affiliate. Burrell debuted ...

Convicted murderer Dylann Roof says tearful testimony by family members of those slain in the South Carolina church massacre is excessive and will prejudice jurors deciding whether he should be sentenced to death. The ...

Gospel singer Kim Burrell performs on NBC's "Today" at Rockefeller Center on Dec. 9, 2016 in New York City. Gospel singer Kim Burrell has lost her radio show amid backlash over homophobic remarks she made during a ...

Convicted Charleston, S.C., church shooter Dylann Roof spoke to the jury for the first time at his death penalty trial Wednesday, telling them there's nothing wrong with him psychologically and that he is not trying to ...

The man who gunned down nine black churchgoers in Charleston,South Carolina told jurors at his sentencing trial he was mentally competent, calling on them to ignore the remarks of his attorney suggesting he may be ...

John S. Pistole, former deputy director of the FBI and head of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the United States, will be the keynote speaker on Sunday at a church service in Kingston that will kick ...

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The convicted mass murderer was soft-spoken and delivered no apology as he addressed jurors directly for the first time Wednesday during the penalty phase of his federal murder trial. But to many in ...

During his death penalty trial Wednesday, 22-year-old white supremacist Dylann Roof told jurors he was not psychologically ill, while Assistant U.S. Attorney Nathan Williams pressed that Roof deserves to be executed for ...

Dylann Roof gave a brief opening statement Wednesday during the sentencing phase of his federal murder trial, saying only that he chose to represent himself to prevent his lawyers from presenting mental health ...

Mourners packed a Queens church Wednesday to say goodbye to an 11-year-old girl who was struck by a car and killed last week as she dashed across a Bronx street to bring breakfast to her mother. Pallbearers, wearing ...

CHARLESTON, S.C.  - Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof spoke to the jury for the first time at his death penalty trial Wednesday, telling them there’s nothing wrong with him psychologically and that he ...

While Kim Burrell faces massive backlash for her homophobic sermon, a fellow gospel singer has stepped up to defend her. Shirley Caesar, an 11-time Grammy winner, included a message to Burrell in her latest sermon, ...

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Sometime in the six weeks after he killed nine people at this city’s Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Dylann S. Roof wrote in a journal that he had “not shed a tear for the innocent ...

Cairo: Egypt has arrested four people suspected of involvement in a Cairo church bombing in December that killed 27 people, the interior ministry said Wednesday. Those detained include one of the two main suspected ...

CHARLESTON, S.C. — The Latest on the federal sentencing of Dylann Roof in the deaths of nine people at a South Carolina church (all times local): 6 p.m. A federal judge has agreed with Dylann Roof that two pieces of ...

The twisted formula of gangs, guns, and drugs is a story 60 Minutes has been telling from Chicago for years. But within that narrative is another story: everyday Chicagoans who have stepped up to try stamp out violence ...

CHARLESTON, South Carolina:  The widow of the pastor who was among the nine people killed by white supremacist Dylann Roof told a federal jury on Wednesday she heard the gunman say he was not crazy during the rampage ...

A man stops to observe the makeshift memorial in front of Mother Emanuel AME Church in downtown Charleston, South Carolina on January 4, 2017. Families of the victims of the Charleston church shooting gave emotional ...