University’s faculty wall calendar sparks controversy

A college's wall calendar is drawing the ire of students and faculty members for what they say is an offensive portrayal of the military.The Wall Calendar is a calendar used by all the faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the university said in a statement Monday.Its creators said it is intended to reflect the campus as a whole, and the university's community, including faculty members...

Pope calls for global warming to be discussed at next Vatican summit

Pope Francis on Sunday called for the global warming discussion at the next Vatican meeting to be held in October.Francis said in his first speech since he became Pope that the meeting of the Catholic Church in December would "have to consider the scientific truth of the human impact of climate change and the fact that it has become so much more complex and profound.""The climate is the most...