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First lady Michelle Obama’s food fight rages on

By Laura Edghill
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Education | Congress threw some whole grains out of first lady Michelle Obama’s food fight last week by passing a massive year-end spending bill that eases some…

GOP presidential hopefuls compete in the ‘invisible primary’

By Kent Covington & Nick Eicher
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Campaign 2016 | Each Wednesday for the past several months, The World and Everything in It has profiled possible candidates in the next presidential election. The Democratic field

Remembering Baxter Shavers

By Warren Cole Smith
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Police | The deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.,  and Eric Garner in New York City sparked protests around the country. These incidents raised important…

Midday Roundup: Judge rules immigration action unconstitutional

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Meaningless victory? A federal judge in Pennsylvania ruled Tuesday that parts of President Barack Obama’s executive orders on immigration are…

Obama on Cuba: Isolation has not worked

By Leigh Jones
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Cuba | Although well-intentioned, U.S. policy has not succeeded in taking down the Castro administration, Obama said

Globe Trot: Kurds take on ISIS strongholds in Northern Iraq

By Mindy Belz
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IRAQ: Kurdish peshmerga forces have launched a massive ground attack against ISIS west of Mosul, and are counting on U.S. airstrikes to help…

An electronic offering plate? Churches join e-giving trend

An electronic offering plate? Churches join e-giving trend

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | It’s not usually good etiquette to fiddle with your cellphone during the church service. But if the recent trend in online giving to nonprofits extends to…

Hannah Overton free after seven years in jail

By Gary Cumberland
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Courts | A Texas judge released Hannah Overton from jail yesterday morning, allowing the mother of five from Corpus Christi to hold her children for the first time in…

As the battle over religious liberty wages, don’t lose heart

As the battle over religious liberty wages, don’t lose heart

By La Shawn Barber
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Sexuality | I have a recurring dream where I’m searching a huge building for a restroom. I eventually find one, but I discover the doors to the stalls leave a big gap…

Poverty, Inc. urges development over aid

By Megan Basham
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Documentary | New Acton Institute documentary details the harm long-term Western assistance does to developing countries

Imitating Mary’s ‘faith and patience’

Imitating Mary’s ‘faith and patience’

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Faith & Inspiration | Many have historically exalted Mary, the mother of Jesus, to the position of Queen of heaven, and in reaction to that error many of the rest of us have…

Race, social media, and the church

By Emily Belz
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Race Issues | White and black evangelical church leaders gather at the Lorraine Motel to discuss how recent events exposed the church’s ‘immaturity’

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