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dna
Myth of economic reforms revolution of 1991is no stopping the self-deluded middle class, pro-market chorus from celebratin
Myth of economic reforms revolution of 1991
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
is no stopping the self-deluded middle class, pro-market chorus from celebrating 25 years of the so-called economic reforms revolution. They believe and they perpetuate the myth that, lo and behold, in July 1991, India broke free from the... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Community shows support for law enforcementWhen police wives Krystle Harden and Laura Turner decided last Sunday to put to
Community shows support for law enforcement
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 9 hours ago
When police wives Krystle Harden and Laura Turner decided last Sunday to put together an event to thank law enforcement, they did not expect the nearly 200 people who turned out to Back the Blue at a candlelight vigil Thursday night. Officers “need... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
As he exits, Newark Archbishop Myers opens up; criticizes secular culture; offers advice to Christie, popeNEWARK — As he prepares to submit his mandatory letter of retirement this week,
As he exits, Newark Archbishop Myers opens up; criticizes secular culture; offers advice to Christie, pope
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 hours ago
NEWARK — As he prepares to submit his mandatory letter of retirement this week, Newark Archbishop John J. Myers sat for an interview and reflected on his often controversial 15-year tenure as New Jersey’s highest-ranking Roman Catholic prelate. In a... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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The Border Mail
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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The Courier
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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The Young Witness
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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Western Advocate
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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Manning River Times
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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The North West Star
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new bookMind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a
The Priests: James Miller confronts his past, and the Catholic Church, in new book
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
Mind like a steel trap. Confident. Happy. A blond-haired, blue-eyed surfer in a town where his type were gods. Destined for great things. And here he was on the window ledge waiting to die, with the lights of Newcastle City Hall shining across... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Big changes in Adam Smith’s 9th District put racial issues at forefront24 percent of the district, Hispanics 12 percent and African Americans 10 perce
Big changes in Adam Smith’s 9th District put racial issues at forefront
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
24 percent of the district, Hispanics 12 percent and African Americans 10 percent. Almost 30 percent of the residents are foreign born. No longer centered on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, the district now stretches from North Tacoma to Seattle’s... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris police partner with NAACP for recruitmentMorris County law enforcement organizations are partnering with local branches
Morris police partner with NAACP for recruitment
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Morris County law enforcement organizations are partnering with local branches of the NAACP for a police recruitment initiative this month to encourage people to sign up for this fall’s civil service exam. The Morris County Sheriff’s Office, Morris... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Florida jails search inmates and monitor phone calls to try and prevent escapessure nothing was smuggled to them. Williams' client Dayonte Resiles, 21, escap
South Florida jails search inmates and monitor phone calls to try and prevent escapes
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
sure nothing was smuggled to them. Williams' client Dayonte Resiles, 21, escaped from the Broward County courthouse in Fort Lauderdale on July 15. After a three-county manhunt by multiple police departments and the U.S. Marshals Service,... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Cop-Community Tensions Laid BareElijah Joyner already didn’t like cops. Watching the latest footage of police o
Cop-Community Tensions Laid Bare
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
Elijah Joyner already didn’t like cops. Watching the latest footage of police officers shooting an unarmed black man only strengthened those feelings. “To be honest, I don’t like cops no more,” the teen told more than 100 people gathered at First... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Cop-Community Tensions Laid BareElijah Joyner already didn’t like cops. Watching the latest footage of police o
Cop-Community Tensions Laid Bare
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Elijah Joyner already didn’t like cops. Watching the latest footage of police officers shooting an unarmed black man only strengthened those feelings. “To be honest, I don’t like cops no more,” the teen told more than 100 people gathered at First... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Mayor outlines plan to boost trust between police, communityand Police Chief Steve Conrad. Fischer just outlined how they're working on ma
Mayor outlines plan to boost trust between police, community
WLKY Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
and Police Chief Steve Conrad. Fischer just outlined how they're working on making it happen. All LMPD patrol and traffic officers are wearing body cameras. The K-9 and SWAT teams aren't yet, but that's because of some technology issues that are... Read more
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Officer.com
Details Released in Slaying of Kansas City, Kan. Officerof a Kansas City, Kan., police captain on Tuesday "does not fit the national na
Details Released in Slaying of Kansas City, Kan. Officer
Officer.com / Posted 3 days ago
of a Kansas City, Kan., police captain on Tuesday "does not fit the national narrative of planned attacks against law enforcement officers," Police Chief Terry Zeigler said Wednesday. Zeigler, Mayor Mark Holland and members of the clergy... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim takes to the streetsBRIDGEPORT — Mayor Joe Ganim met with political and religious allies on the Eas
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim takes to the streets
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
BRIDGEPORT — Mayor Joe Ganim met with political and religious allies on the East Side Wednesday for the first of what his administration promises to be a City Hall on Wheels Neighborhood Unity Tour aimed at “hearing the concerns of Bridgeport... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim takes to the streetsBRIDGEPORT — Mayor Joe Ganim met with political and religious allies on the Eas
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim takes to the streets
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
BRIDGEPORT — Mayor Joe Ganim met with political and religious allies on the East Side Wednesday for the first of what his administration promises to be a City Hall on Wheels Neighborhood Unity Tour aimed at “hearing the concerns of Bridgeport... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim takes to the streetsBRIDGEPORT — Mayor Joe Ganim met with political and religious allies on the Eas
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim takes to the streets
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
BRIDGEPORT — Mayor Joe Ganim met with political and religious allies on the East Side Wednesday for the first of what his administration promises to be a City Hall on Wheels Neighborhood Unity Tour aimed at “hearing the concerns of Bridgeport... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim takes to the streetsBRIDGEPORT — Mayor Joe Ganim met with political and religious allies on the Eas
Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim takes to the streets
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
BRIDGEPORT — Mayor Joe Ganim met with political and religious allies on the East Side Wednesday for the first of what his administration promises to be a City Hall on Wheels Neighborhood Unity Tour aimed at “hearing the concerns of Bridgeport... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Attorney accuses Vatican of interferencethe Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis' handling of child abuse allegation
Attorney accuses Vatican of interference
Marshall Independent / Posted 3 days ago
the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis' handling of child abuse allegations (all times local): 4:15 p.m. An attorney for victims of clergy abuse is accusing the Vatican of interfering in the investigation of a Minnesota archbishop. Jeffrey... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Attorney accuses Vatican of interferencethe Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis' handling of child abuse allegation
Attorney accuses Vatican of interference
KTTC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis' handling of child abuse allegations (all times local): 4:15 p.m. An attorney for victims of clergy abuse is accusing the Vatican of interfering in the investigation of a Minnesota archbishop. Jeffrey... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Episcopal Church weighs in on NEK counselor accused of sex assaultsays the accusations of sex assault are untrue, but as investigative reporter J
Episcopal Church weighs in on NEK counselor accused of sex assault
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
says the accusations of sex assault are untrue, but as investigative reporter Jennifer Costa found out, he's been accused before. During his 20-year career, Armand Henault has counseled countless kids, many from broken homes. In June, police... Read more
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NJ.com
Former Hudson priest facing criminal probe in sex abuse case, victims group says(Archdiocese of Newark) GUTTENBERG — A Catholic priest is under criminal inves
Former Hudson priest facing criminal probe in sex abuse case, victims group says
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
(Archdiocese of Newark) GUTTENBERG — A Catholic priest is under criminal investigation by the Hudson County Prosecutor's Office following allegations he sexually abused a young parishioner at a Guttenberg church where the priest worked in the... Read more
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Christian Today
Concern grows for Christians in Turkey after failed coupsquare in Istanbul, Turkey, earlier today. The slogan reads: 'Sovereignty belon
Concern grows for Christians in Turkey after failed coup
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
square in Istanbul, Turkey, earlier today. The slogan reads: 'Sovereignty belongs to the nation.' Concerns are growing for the future of Christians in Turkey, the birthplace of St Paul, in the wake of the failed coup. Two churches in eastern... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick's Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur - Marie HackettFleming, Alliance Francais Limerick, Chevalier de l’Ordre des Palmes Academique
Limerick's Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur - Marie Hackett
Limerick Post / Posted 4 days ago
Fleming, Alliance Francais Limerick, Chevalier de l’Ordre des Palmes Academiques THIS summer is proving a remarkable time for French honours flowing to Ireland. On an international scale, Irish soccer fans overseas for Euro 2016 were presented... Read more
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Christian Today
Bishop of London to step down after more than 20 years at the helmwith flourishing churches across all three main traditions of evangelial, liber
Bishop of London to step down after more than 20 years at the helm
Christian Today / Posted 5 days ago
with flourishing churches across all three main traditions of evangelial, liberal and Anglo-Catholic, has written to clergy and parishes announcing that his last public engagement will be Candlemas at St Paul's Cathedral on 2 February 2017, a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Violence Is the Greatest Threat to Credible Elections - Catholic BishopsThe Zambia Episcopal Conference has provided guidance on the forthcoming electi
Violence Is the Greatest Threat to Credible Elections - Catholic Bishops
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Zambia Episcopal Conference has provided guidance on the forthcoming elections underlying violence as the greatest threat to the credibility of the process. In a pastoral letter, the Catholic Bishops have also implored the media to be... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Archbishop of York welcomes Blackburn Cathedral’s cloistersworshippers gathered to witness the Archbishop of York open the first set of Ca
Archbishop of York welcomes Blackburn Cathedral’s cloisters
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
worshippers gathered to witness the Archbishop of York open the first set of Cathedral Close buildings and Cloister Gardens for 570 years. Archbishop John Sentamu, blessed the £5million build and held a service in front of a packed audience. MORE... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint pastors and officials call for unity between police, residentspeace, and progress was the message carrying to the crowd over loud speakers se
Flint pastors and officials call for unity between police, residents
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
peace, and progress was the message carrying to the crowd over loud speakers set up outside the Genesee County Sheriff's Office Sunday afternoon in downtown Flint. The gathering organized by Bishop Urundi Knox of Ebenezer Ministries in Burton... Read more
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Christian Today
Lawyer calls for police to investigate former Archbishop over sex abuse bishopPeter Ball was jailed for sex abuse A lawyer is calling for Lord Carey to be i
Lawyer calls for police to investigate former Archbishop over sex abuse bishop
Christian Today / Posted 6 days ago
Peter Ball was jailed for sex abuse A lawyer is calling for Lord Carey to be investigated following the release of files by police under a freedom of information request, according to The Times. The files include detailed Church of England internal... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Shropshire church sex attacks revealed « Shropshire StarFigures released by West Mercia Police, which covers Shropshire, Herefordshire,
Shropshire church sex attacks revealed « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 6 days ago
Figures released by West Mercia Police, which covers Shropshire, Herefordshire, and Worcestershire, show that between 2013 and 2015, 10 sexual offences had been reported as having taken place in a church, six in a cemetery or graveyard, three in an... Read more
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The Sault Star
Why do other beliefs bother us?groups are only tolerant to people they know. In another case of intolerance,
Why do other beliefs bother us?
The Sault Star / Posted 6 days ago
groups are only tolerant to people they know. In another case of intolerance, the Toronto Pride parade was interrupted for half an hour by a Black Lives Matter sit-in. Black people feel disrespected by the Pride movement. The vitriolic texts... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Akinpelu Johnson - the Fifth Bishop From Nigeria's 'Levitical Dynastynormally unmoving men worshippers joined the women in dancing to the exultation
Akinpelu Johnson - the Fifth Bishop From Nigeria's 'Levitical Dynasty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
normally unmoving men worshippers joined the women in dancing to the exultation of God. "The Lord has done a good thing for us and we are happy", everybody seemed to be saying to the other in congratulations. The session lasted close to... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
'Forever in our hearts'seems silly now. I had no idea that this was something the world would be watch
'Forever in our hearts'
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
seems silly now. I had no idea that this was something the world would be watching," she said. Grotto left Montoursville for the Midwest a number of years ago and now makes her home with her family in the Chicago suburb of Romeoville,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Letters to the editorthat sits in a floodplain next to a sewage treatment plant at the bottom of the
Letters to the editor
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
that sits in a floodplain next to a sewage treatment plant at the bottom of the hill on Anderson Avenue in Howland. Why? For a number of years, they have been waffling, using various excuses for not merging the dog pound with the Animal Welfare... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Woman elected bishop of Upper Susquehanna SynodThe Rev. Barbara Jeanne Collins was elected as the third bishop of the synod fo
Woman elected bishop of Upper Susquehanna Synod
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
The Rev. Barbara Jeanne Collins was elected as the third bishop of the synod for a six-year term beginning Sept. 1. She succeeds Bishop Robert L. Driesen, who is retiring on Aug. 31 after nine years in office. Collins, 58, was elected with 133 votes... Read more
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The Irish Times
Catholic prophets who dare to advocate changeposition on issues such as contraception, the public admonishment of certain pr
Catholic prophets who dare to advocate change
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
position on issues such as contraception, the public admonishment of certain priests and theologians by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, the treatment of women, and the harsh stance adopted in relation to homosexuality. Neither was... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
De Blasio to mark Eric Garner's death at Stapleton church service SundayChurch on Sunday morning to mark two years after Eric Garner died in police cus
De Blasio to mark Eric Garner's death at Stapleton church service Sunday
Staten Island Advance / Posted 8 days ago
Church on Sunday morning to mark two years after Eric Garner died in police custody. The mayor's remarks are scheduled for 11:30 a.m., his office said Friday. De Blasio is also expected to discuss the second anniversary of Garner's death on the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Church of England Apologizes for Rape and Torture of 100s of Young Girls Over 20-YearsMembers of the clergy enter York Minster before a service to consecrate Reveren
Church of England Apologizes for Rape and Torture of 100s of Young Girls Over 20-Years
The Christian Post / Posted 9 days ago
Members of the clergy enter York Minster before a service to consecrate Reverend Libby Lane as the first female bishop in the Church of England, in York, northern England, January 26, 2015. The Church of England has apologized after a report was... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Mississippi leaders divided on religious-beliefs law appealCourt ruling that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide. U.S. District Judge
Mississippi leaders divided on religious-beliefs law appeal
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Court ruling that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide. U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves blocked the measure moments before it was to become law July 1. Gov. Phil Bryant last week asked Reeves to reconsider the ruling and to let the law take... Read more
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The Economic Times
After decades of mistrust, Pope Francis pushes for breakthrough with ChinaInterviews with some two dozen Catholic officials and clergy in HONG KONG, Ital
After decades of mistrust, Pope Francis pushes for breakthrough with China
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
Interviews with some two dozen Catholic officials and clergy in HONG KONG, Italy and mainland China, as well as sources with ties to the leadership in Beijing, reveal details of an agreement that would fall short of full diplomatic ties but would... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Esserman Pitches "National Curriculum" To Obamafrom fatal encounters between cops and citizens, President Barack Obama turned
Esserman Pitches "National Curriculum" To Obama
New Haven Independent / Posted 10 days ago
from fatal encounters between cops and citizens, President Barack Obama turned to some on-the-ground experts Wednesday for advice, including New Haven Police Chief Dean Esserman. Esserman was invited to a conference room on the third floor of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Condemns Pastor Evan's ArrestTHE two MDC parties have blasted government for civil rights activist Evan Mawa
Opposition Condemns Pastor Evan's Arrest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
THE two MDC parties have blasted government for civil rights activist Evan Mawarire's Tuesday arrest which the Amnesty International has described as an elaborate ploy by the state to suppress growing dissent among Zimbabweans. The #ThisFlag... Read more
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Christian Today
Victim of Peter Ball sex abuse calls on police to investigate Lord Carey over alleged 'cover up'Former Bishop of Lewes Peter Ball. One of his victims has called on police to i
Victim of Peter Ball sex abuse calls on police to investigate Lord Carey over alleged 'cover up'
Christian Today / Posted 10 days ago
Former Bishop of Lewes Peter Ball. One of his victims has called on police to investigate Lord Carey over an alleged 'cover up' A victim of sexual abuse in 1980s by the former Bishop of Lewes Peter Ball has raised the prospect of police... Read more
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