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Scottish independence leader resigns after unity victory

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Britain | UPDATE (11:20 a.m. EDT): Alex Salmond, the Scottish politician who led the fight for independence announced today he is resigning his post as first minister…

U.S. envoy: N. Korea using U.S. detainees as pawns

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North Korea | The situation looks bleak for the Americans currently detained in North Korea as the country continues to reject U.S. offers to send a high-level envoy to…

Bucket List Books: Virgil’s <em>Aeneid</em>

Bucket List Books: Virgil’s Aeneid

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Books | In an earlier column I argued that Homer and his epics were important for the Christian to read because Greek mythology provides historical context for…

Lebanese Christians take up arms as ISIS terror spreads

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Lebanon | As Christians flee Syria and Iraq to escape the radical Islamic State, Lebanese Christians are preparing themselves for the possibility of hostilities flowing…

Americans in North Korea beg for someone to negotiate their release

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North Korea | North Korea paraded three American detainees before foreign media in Pyongyang on Monday, appearing to let them speak freely about their plight. The…

Russian tanks launch an attack in southeastern Ukraine

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Ukraine | Two columns of Russian tanks rolled into southeastern Ukraine today, following a rocket attack on a border post. The outmatched Ukrainian border guards fled,

Portland public

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Back to School | Seeking the peace of a very liberal city by helping to rejuvenate a deteriorating school

Family pleads for detained American’s release from North Korea

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Persecution | The family of an American man detained in North Korea for “anti-state” crimes apologized to the country yesterday and pleaded with officials to show mercy…

Spanish priest dies as ethicists debate Ebola drug protocols

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Ebola Virus | A Spanish missionary priest died today in Madrid after being treated for Ebola as international officials debate the ethics of using a new experimental…

Bucket List Books: Darkness and glory in Flannery O’Connor

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Books | This column is going to be a little different than most of the others I’ve written in this book series. I don’t enjoy the writing of Flannery O’Connor very…

Bucket List Books: The poetry of T.S. Eliot

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Books | T.S. Eliot was born in America, moved to England in the early 1900s and became a citizen, then returned to America years later to teach at Harvard. Though…

The Good News gets the cold shoulder in Portland

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Religion | Liberal groups in Portland, Ore., are taking an evangelical children’s camp to task for talking to the city’s youngest residents about Jesus. The camps,

 
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