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Globe Trot: ISIS attempts to rewrite history by pillaging Iraq’s museums

By Mindy Belz
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International | ISIS has released a video showing its fighters smashing ancient artifacts in Mosul Museum. Now we may be thankful collections of similar artifacts from…

The nerd test

The nerd test

By Chelsea Kolz Boes
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Books | Are you a nerd? If you feel unsure, here’s a handy diagnostic: Do you work with and enjoy machines more than the average Joe? If you had written the…

‘Before turning the gun on himself’

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | Murder-suicide never becomes humdrum but it has become regular. The black comedy industry has noticed, and comedian Doug Stanhope titled his 2012 album Before

West Virginia legislature sends governor 20-week abortion ban bill

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | The West Virginia state Senate passed a 20-week abortion ban earlier this week by an overwhelming 29-5 vote, sending the bill to Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin.

New fern discovery pokes hole in evolutionary theory assumptions

New fern discovery pokes hole in evolutionary theory assumptions

By Julie Borg
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Science | Evolutionary biologists have announced the recent discovery in France of a hybrid fern species they claim to be as exciting as discovering a manatee could…

Midday Roundup: ISIS executioner ‘Jihadi John’ unmasked

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Foreign fighter. Two news organizations have identified the ISIS executioner who appears in beheading videos and speaks with a British accent. The Washington

ISIS sweep

By Mindy Belz
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Syria | Number of Assyrian Christians kidnapped in Syria mounts, may top 250

Indian official accuses Mother Teresa of conversion-mongering

By Anna K. Poole
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India | Indian Nationalist leader Mohan Bhagwat is mad at Mother Teresa. The New York Times reportedthe leader of the nationalist RSS party proclaimed at…

Can Koreans learn to live together if North, South reunite?

By Sophia Lee
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South Korea | “Success” is a relative term for North Korean refugees building a new life in South Korea. Defector Yoo Kwan-hee found “success” in economic stability…

Indiana’s political youth movement

By Russ Pulliam
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Politics | Under old conventional wisdom young political activists were idealistically liberal. Then they had life experience and turned conservative. These days several…

Gov. Scott Walker on discerning God’s will

By Warren Cole Smith
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Campaign 2016 | Presidential hopeful is waiting on God before he makes a decision about taking another stab at a White House run

Headscarf case offers religious liberty cover

By Emily Belz
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Supreme Court | The high court seems likely to rule against Abercrombie & Fitch and in favor of religious accommodation

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