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Looking for hope behind bars

By Russ Pulliam
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Prisons | Inside and out, the state prison in Pendleton, Ind., looks dismal and depressing. The 30-foot stone wall thwarts the temptation for the 1,500-plus inmates to…

Midday Roundup: Trump secures nomination with unbound delegates

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Magic number. Donald Trump has secured the delegates needed to clinch the Republican presidential nomination, according to the Associated Press. A group of…

States sue Obama administration over rules redefining gender

By Leigh Jones
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Transgenderism | Eleven states filed suit against the Obama administration today over its demand that public schools allow students to use the restroom and locker room…

Lawmakers line up to blast TSA inefficiencies, travel woes

By Evan Wilt
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Transportation | WASHINGTON—As the furor over the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) reaches national levels, officials are grappling with how best to balance…

Zika becomes front line in latest budget battle

By Evan Wilt
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Zika Virus | Congress agrees the U.S. needs to brace for a possible Zika outbreak, just not how to pay for it

Oklahoma governor vetoes bill making abortion a felony

By Lynde Langdon
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Abortion | Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin vetoed a bill today that would have criminalized abortion in the state, saying the proposed law was too vague and wouldn’t survive…

Former Phoenix VA head gets probation for ethics violations

By Maria Baer
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Military | A federal judge sentenced the former head of the Phoenix VA hospital to two years’ probation earlier this week. Sharon Helman was at the center of the 2014…

Hamilton: Lessons from the man and the musical

By Cal Thomas
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Government | The popularity of the hit Broadway musical Hamilton offers us all an opportunity to consider the wisdom of one of our most prolific Founding Fathers—while we…

Can we get the government out of the sex-ed business?

Can we get the government out of the sex-ed business?

By La Shawn Barber
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Education | Why can’t the public schools stick to reading, writing, and ’rithmetic and leave sex education to the parents? Cover basic human anatomy, but no…

House passes religious freedom reform bill


By J.C. Derrick
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Religious Liberty | Measure would strengthen U.S. State Department emphasis on the importance of religious liberty issues around the world

This American monarchy

By D.C. Innes
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Government | The Obama administration’s directive to public schools regarding transgender students represents a radical shift in how we’re governed

The obvious difference between bathroom bills and Jim Crow laws

By Nick Eicher
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Transgenderism | Each week, The World and Everything in It features a “Culture Friday” segment, in which Executive Producer Nick Eicher discusses the latest cultural news

 
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