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Stories with subject: Scientology
  • Challenged by 'Going Clear,' another test awaits Tom Cruise story has photos
    Updated: May-05-15 4:41 pm

    NEW YORK - When Janeane Garofalo asked Brad Bird, the director of "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol," about Tom Cruise at a recent Tribeca Film Festival event, she peppered Bird with allusions to the Scientology documentary "Going Clear." Bird called it "a very inside reference," but Garofalo quickly disagreed.

  • HBO scientology film proves popular for network 
    Updated: Apr-13-15 7:25 pm

    NEW YORK - If the Church of Scientology was hoping that HBO's withering documentary on the religion's practices would pass by with little notice, that turned out to be a miscalculation.

  • Private investigator claimed Scientology hired him to spy 
    Updated: Apr-09-15 8:04 pm

    LOS ANGELES - A private detective arrested two years ago in Wisconsin claims he spied for the Church of Scientology on the father of the church's leader.

  • Opposition to Scientology plan for ex-presidential retreat 
    Updated: Apr-08-15 12:04 pm

    FREDERICK, Maryland - A plan to turn a former presidential retreat in Maryland into a drug rehabilitation center affiliated with the Church of Scientology is drawing opposition.