A Pew Research Center report released on Thursday said that while fewer Americans identified as Protestants or Catholics, the number who identify with no religious affiliation is on the uptake.
After a court ruling paved the way for nontraditional religions to take part, a "Pastafarian" pastor from the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster led prayers at a local assembly meeting in Alaska Tuesday.
The Communist Party is taking concrete action to keep religion and education separate.
Scientists argue that religious people are unable to rise above their instincts, explaining the negative association with intelligence.
A new Netflix biopic portrays the woman who got prayer out of U.S. schools and her volatile life as a pioneer in atheism.
The atheist and evolutionary biologist discusses God, controversial tweets and aliens.
There are almost 8 percent more religiously unaffiliated Americans than there were in 2007.
The atheist group say the cost of transporting a holy flame from Israel to Greece should not be paid for by the state.