Trump pulls U.S. from Paris accord, suggests new deal
President Trump's exit from the Paris climate accord sparks renewed debate between two evangelical organizations on opposing sides of the climate debate.
Regnerus family study weathering renewed attack
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (BP) -- A study by sociology researcher Mark Regnerus of the University of Texas at Austin, which found children of gay parents don't fare as well in adulthood as children raised by both biological parents, moved back into the news in May. The Regnerus study created a firestorm of opposition when it was published in 2012 but subsequently was vindicated by the university's research integrity officer. His survey of 2,988 adults ages 18 to 39 examined the outcomes of those who had grown up in a variety of family structures, compared with those who had grown up with both biological parents. ...
Tax reform proposal threatens charities
WASHINGTON (BP) -- Charities could face dwindling donations if Congress adopts a new tax reform proposal introduced by Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich., chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee.