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  1. ARCHIVESRead the original story

    25 min ago | American Reporter

    Hendra Putra said a final prayer at a Christmas vigil Mass on Sunday evening and offered a friend a ride home. Talking quietly, the two men headed to Putra's small Honda motorbike in a little parking area fenced with chicken wire, part of a Catholic school compound next to Jakarta's Church of St. Joseph.

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  2. Blue laws do have a purposeRead the original story

    53 min ago | Easley Progress

    With more and more cities, towns and counties throughout South Carolina passing referendums to allow the Sunday sale of alcohol, "Blue Laws" seem to be on the way out. But what even are blue laws? Where did the name come from? Well, as it turns out, no one really knows.

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  3. Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rightsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    A federal judge has ruled in favor of a Missouri lawmaker who cited religious objections while challenging the inclusion of birth control coverage in his government-provided health insurance. State Sen. Paul Wieland said Friday that the ruling , while applying only to his family, could serve as a guide for others seeking to challenge the application of a section of President Barack Obama's health care law that requires insurers to include coverage of contraceptives.

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  4. Voting in KansasRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    As long as I count the votes, what are you going to do about it? - Attributed to William Marcy Tweed Kansas is back in the news, and the purpose of this column is to reassure Kansans that although he played a vital role as a member of the Republican Party Platform Committee, their Secretary of State Kris Kobach, has not let the affairs of Kansas languish. Mr. Kobach's role on the Republican Platform Committee has been significant.

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  5. Tom Brady can't even talk about football with teammates while suspendedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Sporting News

    NFL vice president of communication Brian McCarthy on Sunday told the Boston Herald that the Patriots quarterback is not only banned from practices and team meetings during his suspension, but is also prohibited from discussing football with his teammates or even having them over to play catch. According to the report, Brady can't "engage in any team football-related activities or discussions with teammates, even if away from the club facility."

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  6. Donald Trump blasts Tim Kaine over taking $160,000 in gifts as Virginia governorRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump unveiled a new line of attack against Sen. Tim Kaine in an interview broadcast on Sunday, blasting Democratic rival Hillary Clinton's running mate for taking more than $160,000 in gifts when he was governor of Virginia. Mr. Trump compared Mr. Kaine to his successor, former Republican governor Bob McDonnell, who was recently cleared by the U.S. Supreme Court of corruption convictions related to gifts he took while in office.

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  7. Trump slams Clinton's VP pick: 'I was shocked'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hill

    Tim Kaine Trump slams Clinton's VP pick: 'I was shocked' Trump: Clinton's VP pick 'VERY disrespectful' to Sanders, supporters Democrats vote to overhaul superdelegate system MORE Bernie Sanders Trump slams Clinton's VP pick: 'I was shocked' Biden to end long career by boosting his rival Trump: Clinton's VP pick 'VERY disrespectful' to Sanders, supporters MORE "And they said, 'Well, they weren't really gifts, they were suits and trips and lots of different things,' all for $160,000," Trump said. "I believe it was Bob McDonnell, in the meantime, he had to go to the United States Supreme Court to get out of going to jail," he continued, referring to the former Virginia governor.

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  8. Area history, July 22, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    In 1916: Holy Cross Church in Champaign yesterday purchased four lots and four houses on Clark Street at a cost of $20,000. The lots adjoin two lots already owned by the parish.

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  9. Ex-Wall Street banker accused of insider tips to father faces trialRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are set to face off with a former Wall Street investment banker in their first insider trading trial since a U.S. appeals court curtailed their ability to pursue such cases. Jury selection is expected to begin on Monday in the case of Sean Stewart, an ex-banker at Perella Weinberg Partners and JPMorgan Chase & Co accused of supplying inside information to his father about unannounced healthcare mergers.

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  10. New Zealand: Muslim woman told to remove hijab for job applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... her because her headscarf apparently violated the company's 'look policy'. The case went all the way to the US Supreme Court, where justices ruled eight to one in Elauf's favour.

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  11. Court: Birth control mandate violates religious rights commentsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | News Tribune

    A federal judge has ruled in favor of a Missouri lawmaker who cited religious objections while challenging the inclusion of birth control coverage in his government-provided health insurance. State Sen. Paul Wieland said Friday that the ruling , while applying only to his family, could serve as a guide for others seeking to challenge the application of a section of President Barack Obama's health care law that requires insurers to include coverage of contraceptives.

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  12. Muslim Woman Told to Remove Hijab for Job Application in New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... her because her headscarf apparently violated the company's 'look policy'. The case went all the way to the US Supreme Court, where justices ruled eight to one in Elauf's favour.

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  13. Punished for praying while in uniform, Klingenschmitt feels he helped to change Navy policyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Rep. Gordan Klingenschmitt, R-El Paso County, during the first day of the 2016 Colorado State Legislature at the Capitol in Denver. A Navy chaplain removed from the U.S. military for disobeying an order that said he couldn't pray in Jesus' name is hoping to present his case to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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  14. Emails: Group asked Bryant for religious objections orderRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

    Emails disclosed in a lawsuit over a blocked Mississippi law that protects religious objections to same-sex marriage show a Christian legal group asked Gov. Phil Bryant to institute the protections through an executive order in 2015. The emails were filed in court this week by opponents who persuaded a federal judge to block the law before it went into effect.

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  15. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    In 1862, Martin Van Buren, the eighth president of the United States, and the first to have been born a U.S. citizen, died at age 79 in Kinderhook, New York, the town where he was born in 1782. In 1915, the SS Eastland, a passenger ship carrying more than 2,500 people, rolled onto its side while docked at the Clark Street Bridge on the Chicago River; an estimated 844 people died in the disaster.

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  16. Nebraska GOP leaders disappointed Cruz didn't endorse TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Echo

    In Trump's campaign, there was a glimmer of hope that his mind could be changed, that if the right messenger delivered the right appeal at the right time, that Trump could: unify the Republican Party. Cruz is set to speak at 9:45 p.m. ET on Wednesday night, a prime slot for the candidate who has still yet to throw an endorsement behind Trump.

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  17. Mason City man sentenced to life as teen gets shot at paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A Mason City man sentenced to life in prison for killing a man during a home-invasion robbery when he was a teenager will now get a chance at parole. District Court Judge James Drew signed an order Thursday amending Damion Seats' sentence to life in prison with the possibility of parole.

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  18. Donald Trump and "Law and Order"Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WNYMedia.net

    I did not need to wait until July 21, 2016 to hear the diatribe by Donald Trump against blacks and Indians. The U.S. Supreme Court had already defined our fate in Scott v.

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  19. Possible Parole for Mason City Man Convicted of MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin

    A Mason City man sentenced to life in prison for killing a man during a home-invasion robbery when he was a teenager will now get a chance at parole. The Globe Gazette reports that District Court Judge James Drew signed an order Thursday amending Damion Seats' sentence to life in prison with the possibility of parole.

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  20. Alaska Supreme Court rejects parental consent requirement for under-18 abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Jurist

    ... are based on race, sex, or the potential for or actual diagnosis of a disability in the fetus. Recently the US Supreme Court ruled [opinion, PDF] 5-3 in Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt [SCOTUSblog materials] that a Texas law [HB2 text] imposing ...

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