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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
He's still smitten with girl in gas station windowin Hope, where they went and exchanged their vows. Lemuel had a $20 bill in hi
He's still smitten with girl in gas station window
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
in Hope, where they went and exchanged their vows. Lemuel had a $20 bill in his pocket and he knew he was supposed to pay the preacher so he handed it over, expecting the preacher to give him change back. The preacher kept the $20 and left the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
CWS hero GK Young has strong local tiesno surprise to folks in Hendersonville.

"I used to play church softball w

CWS hero GK Young has strong local ties
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 hours ago
no surprise to folks in Hendersonville.

"I used to play church softball with his grandfather, Freddie Young, who was the preacher at Calvary Baptist Church. Freddie could hit the ball a mile," Randy Ward said.

The same can be said for... Read more

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Peoria Journal Star
An 1868 tornado took down Shanghai City, but its raucous spirit lives onmenfolk imbibing early that very day — the sabbath, no less! — at one of the sa
An 1868 tornado took down Shanghai City, but its raucous spirit lives on
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 16 hours ago
menfolk imbibing early that very day — the sabbath, no less! — at one of the saloons. In the wake of such unsavory habits, the preacher warned of looming devastation. He was right. Before the service could end, a cyclone ripped through Shanghai,... Read more
17h
The Hendersonville Times-News
CWS hero GK Young has strong local tieswas no surprise to folks in Hendersonville. "I used to play church softball wi
CWS hero GK Young has strong local ties
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 17 hours ago
was no surprise to folks in Hendersonville. "I used to play church softball with his grandfather, Freddie Young, who was the preacher at Calvary Baptist Church. Freddie could hit the ball a mile," Randy Ward said. The same can be said for his... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Jeremy Corbyn launches Labour leadership campaign in Salford to rapturous receptionpossibility of achieving the lovely things without a plan, was what the crowd w
Jeremy Corbyn launches Labour leadership campaign in Salford to rapturous reception
Manchester Evening News / Posted 18 hours ago
possibility of achieving the lovely things without a plan, was what the crowd wanted. Read More That was what they got. The preacher was in the house and so too was the choir. "I'm going to tell you something now you won't have read in any of... Read more
19h
Orange County Register
Comic-Con offers 'Preacher' fans an unexpected revealunprecedented in Comic-Con history. Joined by the three leads of the series –
Comic-Con offers 'Preacher' fans an unexpected reveal
Orange County Register / Posted 19 hours ago
unprecedented in Comic-Con history. Joined by the three leads of the series – Dominic Cooper, who plays Jesse Cutler, the preacher at the heart of the series, Ruth Negga, who plays Tulip, his longtime love, and Joseph Gilgun, who plays... Read more
20h
The Hendersonville Times-News
Strong local tiesno surprise to folks in Hendersonville.

"I used to play church softball w

Strong local ties
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 20 hours ago
no surprise to folks in Hendersonville.

"I used to play church softball with his grandfather, Freddie Young, who was the preacher at Calvary Baptist Church. Freddie could hit the ball a mile," Randy Ward said.

The same can be said for... Read more

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20h
Channel NewsAsia
Defiant Turkey extends police powers, shutters schools after coupit extradite Gulen. President Barack Obama said Friday the US would take serio
Defiant Turkey extends police powers, shutters schools after coup
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
it extradite Gulen. President Barack Obama said Friday the US would take seriously any "evidence" of wrongdoing by the preacher. He also flatly rejected claims that the US had prior intelligence of the putsch attempt, calling such... Read more
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Rappler
Turkey extends police powers, shutters schools after coupextradite Gulen. President Barack Obama said Friday, July 22, the US would tak
Turkey extends police powers, shutters schools after coup
Rappler / Posted 22 hours ago
extradite Gulen. President Barack Obama said Friday, July 22, the US would take seriously any "evidence" of wrongdoing by the preacher, who lives in a secluded Pennsylvania compound and has denied the claims against him. Obama also flatly... Read more
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asianage
Turkey extends police powers, shutters schools after failed coupfor his extradition. President Barack Obama said Friday the US would take seri
Turkey extends police powers, shutters schools after failed coup
asianage / Posted yesterday
for his extradition. President Barack Obama said Friday the US would take seriously any "evidence" of wrongdoing by the preacher, whose followers, including alumni of his foundation's schools, have long had a strong presence in Turkey's... Read more
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The Economic Times
Man with suspected ISIS links arrested from Kalyantransit remand till July 25. Naik, a city-based televangelist who also runs Pe
Man with suspected ISIS links arrested from Kalyan
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
transit remand till July 25. Naik, a city-based televangelist who also runs Peace TV, has been under scanner of various agencies after one of the attackers involved in the Dhaka terror strike posted that he had been influenced by the... Read more
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dna
Man with suspected ISIS links arrested from Kalyan, sent to transit remand till Mondaytill July 25. Naik, a city-based televangelist who also runs Peace TV, has bee
Man with suspected ISIS links arrested from Kalyan, sent to transit remand till Monday
dna / Posted yesterday
till July 25. Naik, a city-based televangelist who also runs Peace TV, has been under scanner of various agencies after one of the attackers involved in the Dhaka terror strike posted that he had been influenced by the preacher. With agency inp... Read more
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asianage
Man held by Kerala cops for IS links associated with Zakir Naik's IRFof various agencies after one of the attackers involved in the Dhaka terror str
Man held by Kerala cops for IS links associated with Zakir Naik's IRF
asianage / Posted yesterday
of various agencies after one of the attackers involved in the Dhaka terror strike posted that he had been influenced by the preacher. In another statement issued in the evening, the spokesperson said, "As a Guest Relations Officer, Arshi... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Bibbs Arrested For Burglarizing Churchtold officers that on the night of the incident she head a dog barking and walk
Bibbs Arrested For Burglarizing Church
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
told officers that on the night of the incident she head a dog barking and walked over to the church, where her husband is the preacher, to investigate. Ms. Horne said she noticed the side door was kicked in and heard a noise inside. While on the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Turkey shakes up security forces in post-coup crackdownTurkey's request for Gulen's extradition would be handled in accordance with US
Turkey shakes up security forces in post-coup crackdown
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Turkey's request for Gulen's extradition would be handled in accordance with US law and that "evidence" of wrongdoing by the preacher would be taken seriously. Obama said that in order for the United States to consider extraditing Gulen, who... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkey shakes up security forces in post-coup crackdownTurkey's request for Gulen's extradition would be handled in accordance with US
Turkey shakes up security forces in post-coup crackdown
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Turkey's request for Gulen's extradition would be handled in accordance with US law and that "evidence" of wrongdoing by the preacher would be taken seriously. Obama said that in order for the United States to consider extraditing Gulen, who... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mumbai Police likely to submit report on Zakir Naik next weekscanner of various agencies after one of the attackers involved in the Dhaka te
Mumbai Police likely to submit report on Zakir Naik next week
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
scanner of various agencies after one of the attackers involved in the Dhaka terror strike posted he had been influenced by the preacher. Last week, Naik held an interaction with the media in Mumbai via Skype from Saudi Arabia, wherein he had... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Mumbai Police likely to submit report on preacher Zakir Naik next weekscanner of various agencies after one of the attackers involved in the Dhaka te
Mumbai Police likely to submit report on preacher Zakir Naik next week
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
scanner of various agencies after one of the attackers involved in the Dhaka terror strike posted he had been influenced by the preacher. Last week, Naik held an interaction with the media in Mumbai via Skype from Saudi Arabia, wherein he had... Read more
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FOX News
Case involving SKorea's most famous acupuncturist highlights clash over traditional medicinehe told The Associated Press. He said he also nursed Unification Church founde
Case involving SKorea's most famous acupuncturist highlights clash over traditional medicine
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
he told The Associated Press. He said he also nursed Unification Church founder Sun Myung Moon back to health when the preacher was injured in a helicopter crash in 2008. Kim may be skilled at acupuncture and moxibustion, but he was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Life and Times of John Baptist Mukajangaand singer could not hold onto his cross as he made his last fellowship at Jemb
The Life and Times of John Baptist Mukajanga
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and singer could not hold onto his cross as he made his last fellowship at Jemba plaza on Thursday July 14. Bakibinga says the preacher looked visibly weak and he got concerned. "I went to him and asked what could be the problem. He told me he had... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Rick Holmes: On the streets, a celebration of diversity, not divisionwaist, amps up his volume as a handful of clean-cut young men raise theirs. �Tr
Rick Holmes: On the streets, a celebration of diversity, not division
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
waist, amps up his volume as a handful of clean-cut young men raise theirs. �Trump, Trump, Trump, Trump,� they yell, and the preacher gets right up in their faces. Both sides get louder and louder � then all break out laughing, exchange... Read more
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Post Magazine
Picturemill creates opens for AMC's Preacher & Feed the Beastlongtime fans of the comic book Preacher, Lebeda and the Picturemill team were
Picturemill creates opens for AMC's Preacher & Feed the Beast
Post Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
longtime fans of the comic book Preacher, Lebeda and the Picturemill team were thrilled to be involved in the series open. The Preacher open reflects the dark, comedic drama, which follows Texas preacher Jesse Custer, who has the power to make... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Small Kansas town with big history tells story of former slaves in a new waythe 1960s. Rev. Simon Roundtree, the first black settler, arrived in Nicodemus
Small Kansas town with big history tells story of former slaves in a new way
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
the 1960s. Rev. Simon Roundtree, the first black settler, arrived in Nicodemus in June 1877. As the historic site reveals, the preacher soon began circulating fliers inviting “Colored people of the United States” to join him in what he called... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Turkey Cracks Down on Media Following Failed CoupPresident Recep Tayyip Erdogan pressed the U.S. to extradite Gulen to Turkey.
Turkey Cracks Down on Media Following Failed Coup
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pressed the U.S. to extradite Gulen to Turkey. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said the preacher, who lives in self-imposed exile in Pennsylvania, is the head of a “terrorist organization.” Speaking to the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Who is Fethullah Gulen, the man accused of driving Turkey's uprising?of the so-called Gulenist movement's powerful presence in Turkish society, incl
Who is Fethullah Gulen, the man accused of driving Turkey's uprising?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
of the so-called Gulenist movement's powerful presence in Turkish society, including the media, police and judiciary. The preacher moved to the United States in 1999, before he was charged with treason in his native country. He has since led... Read more
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Daily News
Turkey coup crackdown toll passes 50,000they are allied to US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, who denies claims he direct
Turkey coup crackdown toll passes 50,000
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
they are allied to US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, who denies claims he directed the uprising. PM Binali Yildirim said the preacher led a “terrorist organisation”. “We will dig them up by their roots,” he told parliament. Turkey is pressing... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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Calcutta News
Mugabe supporters stage rally against unbending Pastor Mawarire’s #ThisFlag campaignwithin the country and led to Mawarire being arrested on July 12. However, a c
Mugabe supporters stage rally against unbending Pastor Mawarire’s #ThisFlag campaign
Calcutta News / Posted 4 days ago
within the country and led to Mawarire being arrested on July 12. However, a court threw out charges of subversion against the preacher, who continued his vocal opposition immediately after being freed in the capital. The pastor said that... Read more
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asianage
Turkey cancels TV, radio licences linked to cleric Fethullah Gulen: watchdogmust not be seen as restricting press freedom," BYEGM Vice President Ekrem Okut
Turkey cancels TV, radio licences linked to cleric Fethullah Gulen: watchdog
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
must not be seen as restricting press freedom," BYEGM Vice President Ekrem Okutan said, Anadolu reported. Media linked to the preacher have come under recent attack in Turkey. In March, Zaman, the biggest-selling daily newspaper, and the... Read more
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asianage
Turkey cancels TV, radio licences linked to cleric Fethullah Gulen watchdogmust not be seen as restricting press freedom," BYEGM Vice President Ekrem Okut
Turkey cancels TV, radio licences linked to cleric Fethullah Gulen watchdog
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
must not be seen as restricting press freedom," BYEGM Vice President Ekrem Okutan said, Anadolu reported. Media linked to the preacher have come under recent attack in Turkey. In March, Zaman, the biggest-selling daily newspaper, and the... Read more
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dna
Turkey asks India to shut institutions run by Islamic scholar Fethullah Gulenmaximum number of schools, with some such institutions and coaching centres loc
Turkey asks India to shut institutions run by Islamic scholar Fethullah Gulen
dna / Posted 4 days ago
maximum number of schools, with some such institutions and coaching centres located in small towns in the north as well. The preacher and his movement have a presence in over 100 countries. Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has also... Read more
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BBC News
Turkey coup: Crackdown toll passes 45,000they are allied to US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, who denies claims he direct
Turkey coup: Crackdown toll passes 45,000
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
they are allied to US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, who denies claims he directed the uprising. PM Binali Yildirim said the preacher led a "terrorist organisation". "We will dig them up by their roots," he told parliament. Turkey is pressing... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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11 News Houston
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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dna
Turkey cancels TV, radio licences linked to cleric Fethullah Gulen: Watchdogmust not be seen as restricting press freedom," BYEGM Vice President Ekrem Okut
Turkey cancels TV, radio licences linked to cleric Fethullah Gulen: Watchdog
dna / Posted 4 days ago
must not be seen as restricting press freedom," BYEGM Vice President Ekrem Okutan said, Anadolu reported. Media linked to the preacher have come under recent attack in Turkey. In March, Zaman, the biggest-selling daily newspaper, and the... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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11 News Houston
Verify: What happens at a protest of the GOP convention?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: What happens at a protest of the GOP convention?
11 News Houston / Posted 5 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would b
Verify: Does the media fairly portray GOP convention protests?
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 5 days ago
there, Ellis responded, “Hoping would be a good word. But, knowing they would be there comes with the job.” Not far from the preacher group was a man who was getting a lot of attention from media because of his support of open carry. "The media... Read more
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