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Famous Church's Bells to Ring for Same-Sex Couples

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Slavery-era action figures tied to Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained are raising questions about… Read More

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A 17-year-old Alabama high school student, Derek Shrout, who was arrested last week for allegedly plotting… Read More

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