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Stirring up a hornets’ nest

Stirring up a hornets’ nest

By Marvin Olasky
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Health | Vaccine stories spark intense reactions

Feds crack down on birth tourism, but it’s not illegal

By Courtney Crandell
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Citizenship | Traveling to the United States to have a baby just so the child can get a U.S. passport isn’t illegal. But the federal government is cracking down on the…

Darren Wilson cleared, Ferguson condemned in federal reports

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Race Issues | Federal investigators cleared Ferguson, Mo., Police Officer Darren Wilson of wrongdoing in the shooting death of Michael Brown, even as they declared the…

Taylor Swift’s bad investment

By Cal Thomas
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Education | Pop star Taylor Swift has donated $50,000 to the New York City public school system. Swift, who was named the world’s sixth most powerful celebrity by Forbes

High court hears Obamacare’s four-word case

By Emily Belz
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Supreme Court | The Supreme Court considers arguments that could determine the future of the Affordable Care Act

Why was the No Child Left Behind reauthorization abandoned in the House?

By Emily Scheie
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Education | House Republicans scuttled a vote to reauthorize the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) federal education policy on Friday. Supporters say the delay is temporary and…

Republicans relent on immigration to pass funding bill

By Lynde Langdon
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Homeland Security | House Republicans made an awkward landing today after botching a political maneuver to thwart President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration.

Arkansas bans webcam abortions

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed a bill Wednesday banning remotely administered abortions, a preemptive strike designed to protect women’s safety. The…

Partial shutdown of Homeland Security averted

By Mickey McLean
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Congress | UPDATE: A partial shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security has been averted, at least for one more week. As a midnight deadline closed in, the…

FCC ‘net neutrality’ vote won’t end regulation debate

By Michael Cochrane
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Technology | The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted yesterday to adopt broad regulatory power over Internet Service Providers (ISPs), large companies such as…

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.

Living in a freedom from religion era

By La Shawn Barber
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Religious Liberty | “Do not answer a fool according to his folly, lest you also be like him” (Proverbs 26:4, NKJV). Constant vigilance! Atheists are determined to protect the…

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