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Midday Roundup: Idaho pastor survives Sunday morning shooting attack

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Pray for pastor Tim. An Idaho pastor who gave the invocation at a weekend campaign rally for GOP presidential hopeful Ted Cruz was shot and injured outside…

Nancy Reagan remembered for devotion to ‘Ronnie’

By Ian C. Bloom
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Obituary | Nancy Reagan, first lady of the United States from 1981 to 1989, died of congestive heart failure Sunday at her home in Bel-Air, Calif. She was 94. Born Anne…

Joey Feek of Joey + Rory dies at age 40

By Mickey McLean
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Obituary | Joey Feek, who with her husband Rory formed the award-winning country duo Joey + Rory, died Friday at age 40, according to their manager. Feek, who was…

Scalia’s songs and dissents

By Emily Belz
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Supreme Court | Amherst’s Hadley Arkes recalls his friendship with Justice Antonin Scalia and why the last year on the court was his hardest

Umberto Eco, 1932–2016

By Marvin Olasky
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Obituary | Italian intellectual and novelist Umberto Eco died at his home in Milan Friday night at age 84 following a battle with cancer. A scholar of medieval studies…

To Kill a Mockingbird author Harper Lee dies

By Anna K. Poole
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Obituary | Harper Lee, author of the bestselling novel To Kill a Mockingbird , died today in Monroeville, Ala. She was 89. Lee, a lawyer’s daughter, was born in rural…

From Vanity to Christ: Remembering singer Denise Matthews

By Jim Long
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Obituary | Vanity, a Prince protégé who renounced her sensual stage persona to enter Christian ministry, died Monday in Fremont, Calif., from complications of kidney…

Former UN head Boutros Boutros-Ghali dies

By Leigh Jones
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Obituary | Former UN Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali died today at a hospital in Cairo after falling and breaking his pelvis. He was 93. A prominent Egyptian…

In life and death, Scalia changed the Supreme Court

By Emily Belz
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Supreme Court | The justice’s unexpected death has massive implications for cases this term and in the future

Justice Antonin Scalia dies at age 79

By Lynde Langdon
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Obituary | The Supreme Court’s pillar of conservatism died of natural causes at a resort in West Texas

The hands and feet of Christ in Burkina Faso

By Samantha Gobba
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Missions | Michael Riddering served the needy day and night until al-Qaeda terrorists killed him in a coffee shop

Eagles founder Glenn Frey dies

By Jim Long
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Obituary | Glenn Frey, founder, vocalist, and guitarist for the Eagles, one of the most successful bands in rock history, died Monday. He was 67. “It is with the…

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