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2014/09/29 15:59
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Eleven members of the U.S. Congress have urged President Barack Obama to inject a discussion about religious tolerance and the protection of minorities into his bilateral summit with visiting Indian...
2014/09/29 15:59
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2014/09/27 13:27
2014/09/27 13:27
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Prospect of tighter White House security touches nerve in Washington WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The prospect of more of the U.S. capital being closed off after an intruder got into the White House has...
2014/09/26 20:44
2014/09/26 20:44
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FILE - In this May 15, 2012, file photo, retired California Supreme Court Justice Cruz Reynoso, speaks at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. The Obama administration is aggressively pursuing lawsuits...
2014/09/25 16:36
2014/09/25 16:36
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The forthcoming Bible museum from Hobby Lobby president Steve Green will begin to rise on a trapezoidal lot two blocks south of the Mall next month. But according to lead architect David Greenbaum of...
2014/09/25 10:16
2014/09/25 10:16
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Over the past four decades, U.S. courts have ruled that plaintiffs making discrimination claims under the Fair Housing Act don’t have to prove intentional bias. Civil rights advocates simply have to...
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2014/09/25 00:36
2014/09/25 00:36
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Last November, the District of Columbia came as close as it has in a century to gaining a degree of control over its skyline. Marcel Acosta, executive director of the National Capital Planning...
2014/09/19 16:41
2014/09/19 16:41
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... – The Association for the Study of African American Life and History, better known as the founders of Black History Month, will host the nation's 99th annual black history convention in...
2014/09/19 06:02
2014/09/19 06:02
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Lakeside gardens, model boats and fine dining overlooking the nation’s monuments could one day redefine a site on the National Mall that has languished for years with fetid water,...
2014/09/19 01:20
2014/09/19 01:20
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The United States is not doing enough to promote and protect international religious freedom, a panel of advocates warned Congress on Thursday. Strengthening its religious freedom policies and taking...
2014/09/18 22:03
2014/09/18 22:03
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The mother of a teen slain at a Jacksonville gas station after he and his friends refused to turn down their music will be among the panelists at a seminar in Orlando about the controversial Stand...
2014/09/18 10:59
2014/09/18 10:59
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WASHINGTON (AP) - A group working to restore the National Mall wants to overhaul a lakeside park that honors the nation's founders but has languished for years with fetid water and crumbling...
2014/09/14 07:19
2014/09/14 07:19
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Steve Green is standing in the basement of the eight-story Bible museum he’s building in Washington. Plans for the $800 million project are coming together nicely: the ballroom modeled after...
2014/09/13 12:18
2014/09/13 12:18
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Is the evolving science of brain development going to be the latest excuse for attempting to deprive some Americans of their personal freedom and even constitutional rights? Apparently so. It was...
2014/09/12 00:59
2014/09/12 00:59
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With the 2014 academic year underway, supporters of Israel are worried that this summer’s war between Israel and Hamas will provide a shot in the arm for campus proponents of boycott, divestment and...
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2014/09/11 20:46
2014/09/11 20:46
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A Washington conference aimed at spotlighting persecution of Christians in the Middle East collapsed Wednesday evening when Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, was booed off the stage for his support of Israel,...
2014/09/10 20:45
2014/09/10 20:45
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GOP Senate candidate David Perdue, above, cited his father, who was superintendent of the Houston County public schools in Georgia, on the campaign trail. (AP Photo/David Goldman) WASHINGTON -- On...
2014/09/10 16:14
2014/09/10 16:14
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WASHINGTON – As thousands of Christians in Iraq and Syria, and other parts of the Middle East, are being tossed from their homes, killed, raped and pillaged by Islamic State forces and other terrorist...
2014/09/09 15:51
2014/09/09 15:51
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Building a National Strategy to End Child Abuse and Neglect Deaths | Commentary Each year, more than 1,500 children across the country die as a result of abuse and neglect. This month, the U.S....
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2014/09/03 18:48
2014/09/03 18:48
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Continued anger over the death of Mike Brown in Ferguson, Missouri has people questioning why an unarmed 18-year-old would be gunned down in the street. While Brown’s death has caused some Americans...
2014/09/02 16:12
2014/09/02 16:12
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For years, Native American groups and others have called on Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder to change the team's nickname and logo, saying the term is disparaging and inherently offensive. Snyder...
2014/09/29 15:59
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