Recent mass shooting events have bolstered both sides of the gun control debate. Gun rights activists in Texas say their demonstration will illustrate their point of view.
A severed pig's head was thrown at a mosque in Philadelphia. The incident comes amid fresh concerns about anti-Muslim sentiment.
An online memo suggesting best practices for inclusive holiday parties evoked intense backlash from Tennessee's Republican lawmakers, who are calling for the Chancellor to resign.
Twitter celebrates 2015's biggest and most retweeted moments. #BlackLivesMatter and #PrayforParis had significant traction, but One Direction tops the list with tweets about the impending departure of member Zayn Malik.
Since the Paris attacks, the program to settle Syrian refugees in the US has come under scrutiny. The experiences of one family – the Alnasars – in Massachusetts show how they have embraced their new life, despite many challenges.
City officials are reaching out to the 800,000 Muslim residents amid increased tension following the high-profile terrorist attacks in Paris.
Studies indicating that while some views are changing, religious affiliations remain strong.
Scientists and Native Hawaiians have clashed over the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Hawaii's Mauna Kea. Wednesday's ruling ensures that locals will have a formal chance to voice their protest.
The Zuckerberg-Chan family's pledge to devote the bulk of their fortunes to 'advancing human potential and promoting equality' makes them some of the youngest members of an elite club of billionaire philanthropists.