Christian students won't read 'pornographic' recommended book

Christian students at Duke university have refused to read a recommended book, claiming that it conflicts with their religious beliefs.


California assisted suicide bill advances in special session

A controversial bill to allow physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients in California passed a key legislative committee on Tuesday, after failing in the legislature earlier this summer amid opposition from the Catholic Church.


Net migration to Britain hits record high

Long-term net migration to Britain has risen to a record high, official data showed on Thursday, underscoring the challenge Prime Minister David Cameron has on his hands to convince voters that his immigration policy will work.