Jehovah's Witnesses

26-story condo will rise near the Brooklyn Bridge

The new Dumbo condo will bring 74 apartments to the neighborhood<p>A triangular lot near the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge will see the rise of a 26-story condo building, YIMBY has learned. The project is being developed by Fortis Property Group, the same developer behind the Long Island College …

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Jehovah's Witnesses accused of mishandling abuse in Montana

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Two women who say they were sexually abused as children have alleged that the Jehovah's Witnesses failed to report their abuser to authorities in Montana and instead punished him internally by expelling him from the congregation until he repented the following year.<p>A trial …


Former Jehovah's Witness meeting hall in Connah's Quay could become apartments

PLANS to turn a former Jehovah's Witness meeting hall into homes have been unveiled.<p>A planning application received by Flintshire Council requests …

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Poetry Daily

Sundays<p>Quite a row of them sitting there <br>Quite a row of them sitting there<p>Evangelical Sundays. Church hats,<br>the feathered grace of women,<p>their men in …


'It was like a cult': Former teen bride speaks out

ABBY Andersson is a hard working, bubbly member of many community committees, but behind that big smile is a childhood of dark secrets.<p>Mrs Andersson …


Three people plead guilty in Alberta naked kidnapping case

Three people in Alberta have pleaded guilty after being charged in a bizarre naked kidnapping case that may have involved hallucinogenic tea.

Criminal Sentencing

I was the girl who sat for the anthem

KIDS can be cruel, but come on Australia. You’re being ridiculous.

Anthem Protests

Religious Groups Conceal Abuse by Controlling Believers. Here’s How They Do It.

YouTuber TheraminTrees’ latest video is a long one, but it couldn’t be more timely.<p>It’s all about how abuse thrives in religious environments, …


Serena Williams' Daughter Olympia Just Wore an ADORABLE Mini Version of Her U.S. Open Tutu Dress

My heart. MY! HEART!<p>Remember when Serena Williams rolled into her first match of the U.S. Open wearing a black tulle tutu dress by Virgil Abloh and it was basically the most iconic thing that's ever happened? Allow me to blow your mind:<p>Well turns out her extremely adorable daughter Olympia got her …

Serena Williams

Serena Williams & Husband Alexis Ohanian’s Daughter Is 1

Serena Williams’ husband, Alexis Ohanian, has been cheering her on from the stands of the U.S. Open this week. The couple recently celebrated their …

Serena Williams

Stars who are Jehovah's Witnesses

Jehovah's Witnesses are a division of Christians who follow their own version of the Bible. Beliefs vary, but some of the more controversial rules …


Is Serena Williams Aware of the Jehovah’s Witnesses’ More Disturbing Beliefs?

The most famous living Jehovah’s Witness is arguably tennis star <b>Serena Williams</b>, who’s on track to win another grand slam title at the U.S. Open this …


Fans criticized Alexis Ohanian and Serena Williams for not celebrating their daughter's first birthday — and Ohanian had the perfect response

• <b>Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian's daughter recently turned 1.</b>• <b><br>Ohanian published a photo of Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. on Instagram but faced criticism for not saying "happy birthday" in the caption or throwing a party.</b>• <b><br>Williams had previously said that her daughter would not celebrate birthdays,</b> …

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Matt Damon reportedly moves into former Jehovah's Witnesses' Brooklyn Heights building

Matt Damon, Luciana Barroso and their four children have reportedly moved into the penthouse at The Standish, an exclusive Brooklyn Heights buildin


Serena Williams and husband Alexis Ohanian elated over daughter's first birthday

“1 year ago today, you changed our lives forever, @olympiaohanian my adventure princess, the Reddit co-founder wrote on Instagram.<p>space: nowrap;”>A …


Religious Groups Conceal Abuse by Controlling Believers. Here’s How They Do It.

The most disturbing thing about this video is that the Catholic Church isn't even the focus of it.


Alexis Ohanaian gives perfect response to fan disappointed he and Serena Williams didn’t celebrate daughter’s birthday

Alexis Ohanaian has revealed why he supports his wife Serena Williams’ views on birthdays, even though he is not a Jehovah’s Witness.<p>The Reddit …

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Serena Williams' husband Alexis Ohanian celebrates daughter Olympia's first birthday

Serena Williams and her husband Alexis Ohanian had a big reason to smile this weekend -- their daughter Olympia turned 1!<p>The Reddit co-founder took …

Alexis Ohanian

Serena’s hubby’s Instagram post confuses fans

SHE’S in career-best form at the US Open and Serena Williams has another reason to celebrate … her baby daughter has turned one.<p>Williams’ husband, …

Serena Williams

Olympia's First Birthday! Proud Dad Alexis Ohanian Says His Daughter 'Changed Our Lives Forever'

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian‘s daughter Olympia just turned 1 — and her dad is bursting with pride.<p>Reddit co-founder Ohanian, 35, shared an …

Serena Williams

Serena Williams' husband Alexis Ohanian shares photo of couple's daughter on her birthday

Alexis Ohanian shared a snap of Alexis Olympia, his daughter with his wife, professional tennis player Serena Williams, on Instagram for the girl's first birthday Saturday.<p>Since it was posted, the image of his "adventure princess" has already received more than 72,200 likes and 1,200 comments.<p>And …

Alexis Ohanian

The Jehovah’s Witnesses Are Encouraging Women to Stay With Abusive Husbands

The December 2018 edition of <i>The Watchtower</i>, the monthly magazine released by the Jehovah’s Witnesses, offers some truly horrific advice to women in …

Serena Williams

Serena Williams shares intimate throwback videos of her preparing for daughter’s birth

Serena Williams has given a glimpse of her journey to motherhood as she prepared to welcome her first child into the world.<p>The tennis star, 36, …

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Pregnant Jehovah’s Witness teen loses fight to refuse transfusion

Mercy Hospital Victoria was granted Supreme Court authority on Friday to give the girl blood as a “last resort” if she suffers a post-partum …


Serena Williams: Everyone should be grateful to Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid

AP<p>Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid were cheered by the crowd at the U.S. Open on Friday night, and afterwards they were applauded by the winner of the …

Serena Williams

Serena Williams Shares Throwbacks from the Birth of Daughter Alexis Olympia as She Turns 1

Although Serena Williams previously revealed that she wouldn’t be celebrating her daughter’s first birthday, over the weekend, the tennis pro <i>did</i> …

Celebrity Babies

Family ties keep them in Modesto

California changes too fast. You can’t count on anything here anymore.<p>But you can count on the Modesto Girls.<p>These five sisters — my first cousins, …


Jehovah’s Witness girl could receive blood against her will during childbirth

A Jehovah’s Witness girl may be forced to receive a blood transfusion against her will this weekend when she gives birth in Melbourne.<p>Victoria’s Mercy hospital was granted supreme court authority on Friday to give the girl blood as a “last resort” if she suffers a postpartum haemorrhage when …


Jehovah’s Witness on trial for ‘extremism’ in Kabardino-Balkaria

<b>A Jehovah’s Witness from the Kabardino-Balkarian town of Maysky is on trial in Prokhladny District Court for ‘inciting religious hatred’ and ‘calling</b> …