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'The Big Bang Theory' Season 8 News, Spoilers: Recently-Released Trailers Showed Penny and Leonard in A Big Rift

CBS has released two sneak peeks for the seventh episode of its popular TV series, "The Big Bang Theory" Season 8 which is entitled, "The Misinterpretation Agitation."

Exhibit marks 400th anniversary of El Greco’s death

By Allana Haynes WASHINGTON –- As a way to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of religious painter El Greco, the National Gallery of Art is opening an exhibit dedicated to his artwork next month. The exhibit is to open to the public Nov. 2 and will remain open until Feb. 16 of next […]

'The Vampire Diaries' Season 6 News, Spoilers: A Homecoming Party in 'The World Has Turned and Left Me Here'

"The Vampire Diaries" Season 6 introduces Liam (Marco James) as Elena's (Nina Dobrev) new love interest in its premiere episode. Now fans are wondering will the newfound flame can last throughout?

'Scandal' Season 4 Recap, Spoilers: What Will Happen in 'An Innocent Man?'

The previous episode of the hit political thriller TV series "Scandal" Season 4 revealed President Fitz Thomas Grant III (Tony Goldwyn) beating up Jake (Scott Foley). He wanted the latter to confess about the death of his son, Jerry...

'How to Get Away with Murder' Season 1 Recap, Spoilers: Show Will Focus More on Asher in 'Freakin' Whack-a-Mole'

In the previous episode of the highly-acclaimed TV series 'How to Get Away with Murder,' fans saw Annalise (Viola Davis) take up an admitted murder case. But drama doesn't stop there for the professor when she found out a naked photo of her husband, Sam (Tom Verica) on Lila's phone.

ERLC Conference Shifts From Compassionate to Judgmental, Says Same-Sex Marriage Activist (Interview)

While most within the Southern Baptist Convention applauded the opportunity to openly discuss how Christians should respond to the growing cultural and political acceptance of gay marriage during a three-day conference hosted by the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, most in the LGBT community tracking the event were not so pleased.

'Bones' Season 10 News, Spoilers: Dr. Hodgins a Suspect for a Murder in 'The Corpse at the Convention'

Fans of the hit crime comedy-drama TV series, 'Bones' Season 10, will find the Jeffersonian gang on a trip to a forensic convention. Everything went smoothly for them until they discover the grotesque remains of a murder victim on the stairs.

'Captain America 3' News, Update: Marvel Announces Movie Title, Confirms Storyline Speculations

Months have passed by and diehard comic book fans have been battling over what the next Captain America movie will be about. Now, everything is settled when Marvel's two huge stars announces that it will be titled 'Captain America: Civil War.'

Bright Lights, Big Cities

Shifting demographics broaden opportunities for urban and suburban Christians. Earlier this year, Nielsen reported on the millennial generation’s draw to cities, with Austin topping its list of places with high concentrations of people...Show More Summary

'Thor 3' Release Date, News and Rumors: Movie Titled 'Ragnarok' or 'The End of All Things'

Earlier this week, Marvel Studios announced during a big event in Los Angeles that the upcoming "Thor 3" movie will be officially titled, "Thor: Ragnarok." Ragnarok, in Norse mythology, means the doom of the gods and the humans.

Christians Urged to Gather on International Day of Prayer as Persecution Reaches Unprecedented Levels

Christians are being urged to come together on the International Day of Prayer for the persecuted church on Sunday, with persecution watchdog group Open Doors noting that hostilities against believers this year have reached unprecedented levels in modern times.

Mark Driscoll, top megachurch pastor, resigns

By Daniel Burke, CNN Belief Blog Editor (CNN) – Less than a year ago, Mark Driscoll, an evangelical pastor, was flying high. His hometown Seattle Seahawks were in the Super Bowl, and the brash pastor scored a big, faith-fueled interview with five of the team's top players, including quarterback Russell Wilson. But in a remarkably fast […]

Brittany Maynard Delays Voluntary Suicide: 'It Doesn't Seem Like the Right Time Right Now'

Brittany Maynard, the woman who made headlines by planning to take her own life on Nov. 1, has had a change of heart and decided not to follow through with her plan.

Star Wars Battlefront Release Date, News: Game to Hit Shelves for Holidays in 2015, EA Announces

Oct. 28, game publisher Electronic Arts confirmed that Star Wars: Battlefront will launch in holiday 2015. The launch window announcement followed after a post-earnings financial call, according to reports.

Child Molesting Priest, Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison, Wants Out After 6 Months Because He’s Learned His Lesson

This past April, Rev. James R. Schook of the Archdiocese of Louisville was convicted of sexually abusing a teenage boy several decades ago. Specifically, he was charged with "three counts of sodomy and one count of indecent and immoral behavior with an individual." It led to a 15-year prison sentence. Show More Summary

Could This US Supreme Court Decision Determine Outcome of Houston's 'Bathroom Bill' Petition Suit?

A 1999 U.S. Supreme Court decision could play a role in the outcome of a lawsuit over Houston Mayor Annise Parker's denial of a petition to revoke the city's new Equal Rights Ordinance.

Christian Leader With Same-Sex Attraction Says Parents Must Show Love for Their Gay Children

Sharing his own story of becoming a Christian as a same-sex attracted man at the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission's National Conference Tuesday, Moody Bible professor Christopher Yuan revealed how Christian parents can best love their lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transsexual children and guide them back to the Gospel.

When a Friendship With God Becomes Natural

It's not natural to know God as your friend. It just isn't. That is, until you enter a supernatural relationship with your Creator. Only then does it feel "natural" to talk to God as a friend.

An afternoon on Heimaey

For #throwbackthursday: a few photos from 1998, illustrating a short essay of that same vintage. As far as I can recall, this one was never published anywhere. Lonely Planet is my favorite series of travel guides. The guidebooks focus on...

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