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Who is Ben Carson? He  is the guy Cuba Gooding Jr played in Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story. And, if you’re… Read More

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A gunman opened fire at an Oregon community college Thursday, killing at least 13 people and wounding 20, authorities said. The shooting… Read More

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A group of women who live in a Baltimore public housing complex filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that maintanence workers demanded sexual favors in… Read More

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A federal judge on Thursday delayed the trial for a white man accused of shooting nine black people at a Charleston church earlier this year. Jury… Read More

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Oregon marijuana shops began selling marijuana Thursday for the first time to recreational users, marking a big day for the budding pot industry. Some… Read More

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Can Conservative Politics Use Faith to Manipulate the Faithful?

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It’s been 42 years since Roe vs. Wade made abortions a legal procedure in the United States and conservative politicians with their eyes on… Read More

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Hurricane Joaquin formed near the Bahamas on Wednesday and quickly threatened to turn its sights toward the U.S. East Coast, according to… Read More

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Clerk Jailed Over Gay Marriages Claims Pope Encouraged Her

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Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk who went to jail for defying a federal court's orders to issue same-sex marriage licenses says she briefly met with… Read More

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