New York Daily News
Maksim Chmerkovskiy reveals why Kirstie Alley ended friendship
The 'Dancing with the Stars' season 12 partners are no longer friends due to his rumored romance with Jennifer Lopez, who is besties with Leah Remini, who quit the Church of Scientology in 2013.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Tom Cruise Walking Post
Tom Cruise may be a globetrotting movie star, but that doesn't mean he lets his Scientologist faith slip.
Religion On Wikipedia Is A Recipe For Controversy As 'Edit Wars' Rage On
The 'Wikipedia' logo is seen on a tablet screen on December 4, 2012 in Paris. AFP PHOTO / LIONEL BONAVENTURE When he was a student at Brigham Young University three years ago, Anthony Willey came across a Wikipedia page on Mormons.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Workers' consciences deserve protection
The U.S. Supreme Court's decision last month in the Hobby Lobby case is bringing battles over religious beliefs to nearly all American workplaces.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Operators of Scientology rehab center to open Clearwater halfway house
Operators of a drug rehabilitation center in Hernando County, which uses Scientology-affiliated Narconon treatments under intense scrutiny in several states, plan to open a 60-bed halfway house in Clearwater.
Cult Rush Week: The Church of Scientology Thinks I'm Terrible
It was muggy in the city and hot as hell, so I figured it was as good a day as any to escape the heat by taking an introductory personality test at the Church of Scientology's New York headquarters.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Nashville's Religion Communicators Council welcomed new goals and new executives
The Nashville Chapter of the Religion Communicators Council recently elected the new Executive Committee for the 2014-2015 term.
Man causes disturbance, severs computer wires at Church of Scientology
An unidentified man entered the Mission of the Foothills Church of Scientology on Tuesday and began yelling derogatory statements against Scientology and allegedly severed computer wires before being escorted out, according to police.
Religion News Service
Wikipedia's edit wars and the 8 religious pages people can't stop editing
When he was a student at Brigham Young University three years ago, Anthony Willey came across a Wikipedia page on Mormons.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Artlightenment 6th Annual Art Show and Film Festival Launches, 11/13
Robyn Morshead, founder of the annual art show Artlightenment, has announced the dates for the 6th annual festival at the Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre in Nashville, Tennessee.
Aleister Crowley's influence on The Coven and Morbid Angel
Having written much about Aleister Crowley and his influence upon pop-occulture, we will, herein, continue considering personage who have looked to the to mega therion / the great beast for inspiration.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Keeping up the faith: Tom Cruise pays a visit to the Church of Scientology in London
ALL U.S. flights to Israel cancelled: FAA bans travel to Tel Aviv as Delta plane turns back at last minute after rocket attack near airport Witchcraft, white supremacists, meth labs or a family grudge? Inside America's most bizarre unsolved murder mystery five years after husband, wife and daughter, six, vanished in the mountains Oklahoma ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Where has Rick Astley's 'RickRoll'd' video gone?
For years, online jokers have been sending the hyperlink to the clip, disguised as something relevant, to people who then click and open the cheesy 80s video to " Never Gonna Give You Up ".
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Researcher seeks funds to help find submarine sunk off the coast of Oregon
The sinking of the submarine has been the subject of some controversy. When a U.S. Navy crew reported the incident, their superiors denied it had happened.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
RickRoll Video Blocked on YouTube
RickRoll Video Blocked on YouTube Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 07.18.2014 They gave it up, they let it down... One of the most famous internet memes of all time is done, at least in its original form.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Jeffrey Weiss: The allure of Scientology
If you've worked your way though the epic details in Lawrence Wright's Going Clear , you may still have at least one question about Scientology: What would make someone want to take that first step? More than three decades ago, I was walking through the University of Miami Student Union when I was stopped by an attractive young woman hawking a book ... (more)
St. Petersburg Times
Ruling: Scientology leader not required to give deposition
Church of Scientology leader David Miscavige has sidestepped giving a deposition in a high-profile harassment lawsuit filed in Texas by Monique Rathbun, wife of vocal church critic Marty Rathbun.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Court rules Scientology leader won't have to testify in Texas case
US Chairman of the Board Religious Technology Center David Miscavige speaks during the inauguration of the Church of Scientology in Madrid, 18 September 2004.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Guy Ritchie, fiancee welcome third child
A California production company is claiming that Seth MacFarlane stole the idea of a foul-mouthed Teddy bear for his movie Ted.
Dallas Morning News
Why are celebrities so drawn to Scientology?
This post is part of the Points Summer Book Club discussion of Lawrence Wright's "Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief."