Daily Dispatches

 
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Breaking news along with stories other media tend to overlook, including Mindy Belz's "Globe Trot" reports and Warren Cole Smith's "Signs and Wonders."

Midday Roundup: Another police shooting ignites protests in St. Louis

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Police shooting. Demonstrators are again gathering near St. Louis, Mo., to protest a police shooting. Late Tuesday night, an officer with the Berkeley Police…

Clinton looks like a 2016 shoo-in, but can she compete with the GOP?

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

Web Reads: Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up with videos

Web Reads: Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up with videos

By Susan Olasky
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Newsworthy | Screen time. In “Baby Brains,” a reporter looks at what we know about the development of a baby’s brain during the first years. Since babies are human…

Santa Claus’ Christian beginnings

Santa Claus’ Christian beginnings

By Albin Sadar
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Christmas | Some people might have a problem acknowledging Jesus during the season that bears His name. Those same folks most likely don’t have a problem with Santa…

After free-speech row, Sony agrees to release The Interview

By Lynde Langdon
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Movies | As North Korea felt the effects of an attack on its internet systems, Sony Pictures Entertainment announced it will release The Interview , the satirical comedy…

Teens blowing off real cigarettes for their electronic competition

By Emily Scheie
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Health | A new survey about teen substance abuse shows drug and alcohol use is down, but it’s been replaced by something health experts say could have long-term,

Midday Roundup: Will internet outage sideline North Korean hackers?

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Back online. North Koreans have internet access again after an outage many suspect the United States orchestrated. White House officials remain mum about the…

Freed from sin in Romania: “Jesus hasn’t changed”

By Susan Olasky
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Religion | The life of Marian Mocanu of Bucharest, Romania, embodies the words of the familiar Advent carol, “Oh come, oh come Emmanuel,” when it says, “Oh, come,

Midday Roundup: All they want for Christmas is a driver’s license

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Overruled. People who entered the United States illegally are lining up for drivers licenses in Arizona today after U.S. District Judge David Campbell ruled…

Dollars and Sense: Here comes the Santa Claus rally

By Warren Cole Smith
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Money | Remarkable markets. Last week was a remarkable week on Wall Street. To see just how remarkable, let’s go back a couple of weeks to Dec. 5, when the Dow set…

Christians celebrate in India and Indonesia despite attacks

By Julia A. Seymour
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Persecution | Christians who face persecution around the world will celebrate Christmas knowing they may be targeted for it. In India and Indonesia already this month,

Air defense blimps put on guard along the East Coast

By Michael Cochrane
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Defense | Starting next spring, and continuing for another three years, commuters on the Interstate 95 corridor will have to get used to seeing something new in the…

 
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