Morning Buzz

Morning Buzz | Thanksgiving Buzz “Lite”


In today’s Thanksgiving buzz, the most popular Thanksgiving recipe Googled in each state, plus how climate change will impact the classic American feast.

Morning Buzz | Era of Fossil Fuels Is Over, Says Obama’s Climate Change Envoy


In today’s buzz, Ferguson faith communities unite, Pope Francis urges European leaders to reject a “throwaway culture,” and Obama’s climate change envoy says fossil fuels are no longer an option.

Morning Buzz | Ferguson Grand Jury Clears Officer Involved in Shooting


In today’s buzz, a St. Louis County grand jury will bring no criminal charges against the officer involved in Ferguson shooting.

Morning Buzz | Nearly Half of U.S. Cites Biblical Ends Times as Reason for Natural Disasters


In today’s buzz, nearly half of Americans cite biblical end times as reason for severity of recent natural disasters, plus The Gospel of Jesus’s Wife and Amish on the rise.

Morning Buzz | Why Americans are Conflicted about Climate Change, Environmental Policy, and Science


In today’s buzz, we release a major survey on climate change, immigration data to match President Obama’s remarks Thursday evening, and the secret life of passwords.

Morning Buzz | Obama Will Speak On Immigration Reform Tonight


In today’s buzz, a group fighting to make Christianity Mississippi’s state religion, President Obama planning to speak tonight on immigration, and 10 maps explaining the 2016 election.

Morning Buzz | Mormon Moms Can Teach, Says LDS


In today’s buzz, a new Maryland fee inadvertently starts a “green” ministry, LDS OKs Mormon mothers with young children to teach, and the Oxford dictionary crowns “vape” the word of the year.

Morning Buzz | Court Rejects Nonprofits’ Religious Challenge to Obamacare Birth Control Mandate


In today’s buzz, the Church of England welcome female bishops, a federal appeals court rejects religious nonprofit groups’ challenge, and Taiwan Buddhists recycle for good.

Morning Buzz | Obama Poised to Sign Immigration Executive Order


In today’s buzz, the difference between “Christmas break” and “Winter break,” and “blacks” and “African Americans.”

Morning Buzz | Kansas Same-Sex Marriage Ban Flip Flops


In today’s buzz, the ACLU sues the U.S. Army over religious expression, Americans view Obama as very liberal, and Kansas’ same-sex marriage ban flips and flops.