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Former Covenant Life Church leader convicted of child molestation

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Child Sexual Abuse | A Maryland jury found Nathaniel Morales guilty of five counts of child molestation today, bringing to a close a case that highlighted the responsibility…

Planned Parenthood backs out of fight over Kansas defunding law

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Abortion | Planned Parenthood has dropped its suit against Kansas over a state law that puts it at the back of the line for federal family-planning funds. The nation’s…

Midday Roundup: Is Mitt Romney trying to start a wage war in the GOP?

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Politics | Better pay? It’s a good thing Mitt Romney’s not running for president again. During an appearance on MSNBC’s Morning Joe , the 2012 Republican candidate…

Midday Roundup: VA head gets appointment with Congress over delayed care scandal

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Newsworthy | VA subpoena. Congress has subpoenaed Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki over claims the agency destroyed documents linked to delayed…

Midday Roundup: Number of Hispanic Protestants continues to rise

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Newsworthy | Church trends. The Pew Research Center released the results of a survey of the nation’s Latinos today, issuing findings that won’t be much of a surprise…

U.S. team joining hunt for missing Nigerian schoolgirls

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Nigeria | The White House announced today it is sending military and intelligence personnel and hostage negotiators to Nigeria to help the government there bring home…

Midday Roundup: White House warns humans are destroying the planet

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Newsworthy | It’s all our fault. The White House issued a report on global warming today that blames burning fossil fuel for an increase in severe weather events like…

Midday Roundup: Arkansas AG will defend gay marriage ban he opposes

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Newsworthy | Zealous defense. Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel, a Democrat, announced Saturday that while he supports same-sex marriage he will continue to defend…

Midday Roundup: Oklahoma investigates execution that went horribly wrong

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Newsworthy | Botched execution. An Oklahoma inmate scheduled for execution last night began writhing on the gurney shortly after getting the first of three injections in a…

Midday Roundup: Tornadoes torture South for second night

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Newsworthy | Southern sorrow. Tens of thousands of Southerners are without power today after a devastating storm system roared across portions of Oklahoma, Louisiana,

Midday Roundup: Obama plans wide-scale prisoner release before he leaves office

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Newsworthy | Bid for freedom. The Justice Department announced a new clemency initiative that could facilitate widespread pardons during President Barack Obama’s final…

Midday Roundup: Supreme Court says affirmative action ban is not discriminatory

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Newsworthy | Affirmative ruling. The U.S. Supreme Court upheld Michigan’s ban on affirmative action in college admissions today, saying voters had a right in 2006 to…

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