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  1. Original cast returns for Plymouth Playhouse's 'Church Basement Ladies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | TwinCities

    The cast of "Church Basement Ladies" in a photo shoot 10 years ago, from left, Tara Borman, Greta Grosch, Tim Drake, Dorian Chalmers and Janet Paone. They are all back on stage with the show at Plymouth Playhouse.

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  2. This day in church history: June 30, 1530Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Examiner.com

    ... by political leaders, the confession itself was written by a theologian, Philip Melancthon, an associate of Martin Luther's. The confession was significant because it set before the world a reasonable and conciliatory defense of Luther's most ...

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  3. 6/18/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Digby

    Lindsey Graham: Charleston Shooter May Have Been 'Looking for Christians to Kill' http://t.co/DMdqVRq3Tc pic.twitter.com/L5cH2mZovi Fox News's The Five had a little memory problem Monday, accusing the Department of Homeland Security of completely imagining that rightwing extremists pose any threat to U.S. Americans, because as we all know, the only real terrorists are the Islamic ones. Most of the panel dismissed the DHS's recent report on the threat from "Sovereign Citizens" and other far-right groups as a pathetic attempt to avoid offending Muslims by pretending that anyone else does terrorism in U.S. America.

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  4. Street CelebrationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Lincoln Daily News

    My dad loves to tell stories. Now granted, most of them require a LOT of creativity.

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  5. Minnesota archbishop steps down after rocky eight-year termRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    John Nienstedt's term as leader of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis was rocky almost from the start. His conservative views became well-known when he launched an expensive and unapologetic fight against gay marriage.

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  6. Former mayor of Oklahoma County town charged in copper theftRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... ) reports prosecutors filed charges Thursday against 66-year-old James Richard Smith. The former mayor of Luther faces six counts of stealing copper wire and one count of engaging in a pattern of criminal offenses. Court documents say Smith directed ...

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  7. Former Luther Councilman Charged For His Role In Copper TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Charges were filed Thursday, against a former Luther city councilman for ordering inmates to steal copper from Oklahoma County tornado sirens. The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office says 66-year-old James Richard Smith of Luther, paid three inmates to remove the copper and aluminum from six tornado sirens during a citywide cleanup back in October of 2014.

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  8. Former Luther mayor charged in copper theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | NewsOK.com

    Prosecutors on Thursday filed charges against a former Luther mayor accused of paying state Department of Corrections inmates to steal copper wire from tornado sirens. James Richard Smith, 66, faces six counts of stealing copper wire and one count of engaging in a pattern of criminal offenses.

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  9. Clones Adolf Hitler and Martin LutherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Examiner.com

    Adolf Hitler and Martin Luther : Anti-Semitism , Nazi propaganda and the German Lutheran Church by Thomas S. Mueller - This analysis recounts the effect of Nazi propaganda on the German Lutheran Church. Key religious scholars referred to Martin Luther, the founder of the Lutheran Church, as the "spiritual predecessor of Adolf Hitler."

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  10. Metro councilman arrested was a liaison for inmates, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    A former Luther councilman was booked Wednesday afternoon after being accused of ordering inmates to steal copper from county tornado sirens. ALL DAY WE ARE LIVE WITH NEW DEVELOPMENT.

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  11. Councilman hires inmates to steal copper from tornado sirensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    The city of Luther is facing $31,000 worth of repairs after a former councilman hired inmates to steal copper from six tornado sirens. IT FOR A PROFIT.

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  12. Sheriff: Ex-councilman arrested after sirens' copper stolenRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | SFGate

    In this undated photo provided by the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, James Richard Smith is pictured in a booking photo. Smith, a former town councilman in Luther, Okla., the heart of Tornado Alley, is facing charges that allege he directed work-release inmates to steal copper wire from emergency sirens before the equipment was put up to help protect the 1,400 residents in Luther, Okla., just northeast of Oklahoma City.

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  13. Luther Mayor Shocked By Former Councilman's ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | News9 Oklahoma City

    James Richard Smith is being held on a $14,000 bond. He spent more than 12 years on the Luther City Council and was even mayor at one time.

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  14. Former mayor accused of instructing inmates to steal copper from tornado sirensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    A former Luther councilman was booked Wednesday afternoon after being accused of ordering inmates to steal copper from county tornado sirens. YOU SAW THIS FIRST ON THE KOCO MOBILE APP.

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  15. Traffic Alert: Overturned Semi Catches Fire On Eb I-44 Near LutherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Firefighters were called out to crash near mile marker 146 on EB I-44 in the area of N. Indian Meridian Rd. The cause of the wreck has not been determined. It is unclear if the semi driver was injured.

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  16. Former Luther city official arrested in copper theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | NewsOK.com

    A fomer Luther city official has been arrested for allegedly directing state inmates on work release to steal copper from tornado sirens, according to Oklahoma County Sheriff John Whetsel. Sheriff's deputies arrested former trustee and mayor James Smith, 66, on Wednesday on several complaints of copper theft from a tornado siren, according to jail records.

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  17. Luther Man Arrested for Stealing Copper From Tornado SirensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Investigators say a former town councilman from a small Oklahoma City suburb used work-release inmates to steal copper wire from emergency sirens in the heart of Tornado Alley. A sheriff's affidavit says 66-year-old James Smith of Luther was charged with six counts of copper theft.

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  18. Authorities: Former Luther Councilman Ordered Inmates To Steal Copper From Tornado SirensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... of stolen copper wire/cable and one count of pattern of criminal offense. He is being held on $14,000 bond. Luther police reported the case to the Sheriff's Office in January of 2015 for an independent investigation into the crime. Sheriff's ...

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  19. Officials: Former city councilman arrested in connection with copper theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    On Thursday, the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Department said James Richard Smith was arrested after allegedly ordering inmates on a work release program to steal the copper. In January, Sheriff Whetsel said the sheriff's office was notified about copper being stolen from six tornado sirens by the Luther Police Department.

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  20. Lutheran understanding of Christ's atonementRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... only affect God's chosen people, that only God's elect will be cleansed by the atonement and go to Heaven, then Luther himself wouldn't have disagreed with that. But if one starts trying to delve into what God's intention was in sending Christ, ...

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