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  1. A popular Muslim stereotype as opposed to official oneRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    On July 30, 2015, two high profile burials took place, almost formalizing new stereotypes of Indian Muslims. A former president of India and the other, a convicted terrorist, were buried in graveyards as far removed as Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu and Mahim in Mumbai.

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  2. 2 papal parades, more passes available after ticket outcryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    After an outcry over plans to keep most of Pope Francis' audience at his biggest Philadelphia events several blocks away, organizers Thursday announced the pontiff will parade through downtown twice and said they would set aside 30,000 tickets for the public to get a closer view. "Everyone wants to see the pope, and we totally, totally get that," said Donna Crilley Farrell , executive director of the World Meeting of Families - the triennial Catholic conference attracting Francis to Philadelphia.

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  3. Missouri advocate alleging priest abuse gets $40,000Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    A Missouri advocate who claims he was sexually abused by a priest as a teenager says the Catholic Diocese of Jefferson City gave him $40,000. David Clohessy said Thursday that the diocese wrote him a check after he asked for $200,000 for therapy and medical expenses.

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  4. At Venice fest, 'Spotlight' exposes sex abuse by priestsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Stanley Tucci and Thomas McCarthy watch as Mark Ruffalo poses for photographers at the photo call for the film Spotlight during the 72nd edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015.

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  5. Balweg: 'Two hands for service' the better attitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    IN RELATION to our appreciation last week of the efforts of Elmer Apolinar Tadeo to preserve heritage sites and other historical items, especially chanted and bamboo instrumental renditions of songs of Gobang people in Bangilo, our equally appreciative congratulation also goes to literary-minded "Iling" Elvena vda. de Magannon.

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  6. Why we need to see Pac-Man againRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    It's game on or game over, when aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games. JOSH Gad was born in Florida in 1981, perfect timing to catch the "second golden-age of Disney" - which fed into his future casting as snowman Olaf in Frozen - and the pinnacle of live-action family flicks, spearheaded by Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment.

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  7. Is the Chief Rabbinate at end of its road?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jewish Chronicle

    ... Tzohar says that many rabbinate offices handle marriage registrations from the public in a way that turns them off religion, and offers a parallel track. As a result of pro-Tzohar political pressure, the rabbinate has been forced to ratify these ...

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  8. Edgar the Peaceful was king, then saintRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    This is the 32nd article in the genealogy project " 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks : 2015 edition." This week's theme is "32" and is about a king who is a 32nd great-grandfather to many descendants around the world, including people in the Fort Worth area.

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  9. Thomas More CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Groton Landmark

    Officials at Thomas More College, a four-year Catholic liberal arts school, have confirmed that the Merrimack-based institution will not be relocating its New Hampshire campus to Groton after all. The news came as a disappointment to many in town who hoped to see an expansion of Groton's already established reputation as a hub for private schools.

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  10. Kazan synagogue rededication hailed by Muslim, Christian leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Muslim and Christian faith leaders congratulated Russian Jews on the rededication of a 100-year-old synagogue 500 miles east of Moscow. The well-wishers gathered Thursday at an interfaith roundtable in Kazan, the capital of Russia's predominantly-Muslim state of Tatarstan.

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  11. Amendment to public broadcasting law 'limits journalistic expression'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Ynetnews

    A last minute amendment to the new public broadcasting law has sparked uproar in the political system, and particularly in the Israeli media. The amendment, added at the request of MK Yisrael Eichler right before the bill went up to a vote, forbids journalists that work for the Israel Broadcast Authority from expressing a personal opinion on air - in essence limiting their freedom of expression.

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  12. Letter: LDS culture at odds with plight of immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    I am a U.S. citizen, one of those fortunate Mexicans who came to this country legally, through marriage to a faithful LDS anglo member. In a half century living in the U.S., most of it in Utah, I have learned by direct experience things no book can teach.

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  13. Letter: Why does LDS Church stay with Boy Scouts?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    With its recent decision to continue to support and finance the Boy Scouts of America, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has some explaining to do. The LDS Church espouses integrity and honesty in its financial and temporal dealings with others, yet it continues to give millions and millions of dollars to an organization that lines its pockets with runaway compensation packages and financial perks.

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  14. Racism of the DuckRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Beak Speaks

    One can see the not too subtle racism in the Ducks statement of incredulous astonishment when I state the gulf states and Iran should settle Muslim refugees. The Christian refugees should be granted Asylum. 2 comments

  15. Police: Suspect in custody unlikely to be Bangkok shrine bomber but a oedefinitelya a conspiratorRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    A foreign suspect arrested at the border near Cambodia is unlikely to be the yell0w-shirted man who planted the bomb at a Bangkok shrine nearly three weeks ago, police said Friday. The definitive ruling out of the suspect - identified as Mieraili Yusufu or Yusufu Meerailee - implies that the person who bombed the Erawan Shrine in Bangkok on Aug. 17 remains at large despite two arrests and naming of seven other suspects in recent days.

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  16. Police: Suspect in custody unlikely to be Bangkok bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KSWO

    4, 2015. Thai authorities unveiled the restored centerpiece Friday of the Erawan Shrine, in... .

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  17. The Latest on Bangkok: Suspect is conspirator, not bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Visitors pray during wellness and prosperity ceremony outside the Erawan Shrine, in Bangkok, Thailand, Friday, Sept.

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  18. At a Berlin church, Muslim refugees converting in drovesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Iranian asylum-seeker Vesam Heydari stands in front of the Trinity Church in Berlin, Germany, Aug. 13, 2015.

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  19. Pope's U.S. visit poses security challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NWAonline

    In this Aug. 30, 2015 file photo, sign painters work on a portrait of Pope Francis on the side of a New York City office building as some surveillance cameras operated by the New York City Police Department can be seen on lamp posts at either side. NEW YORK -- Those planning security for the New York City leg of the United States visit of Pope Francis have circled Sept.

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    18 hrs ago | Stranger in Paradise

    Obviously the 64% are not aware of the governor's call for 'urban tourism' nor have they seen the uncouth hordes - hell bent on cheap beads 'n' beer - flooding in on the budget airlines. Bit hard to reverse the trend: cultural tourism has become a culture of tourism.

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