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The Huffington Post
Three Rich Treasury Secretaries Laugh It Up Over Income InequalityCredit: Bloomberg via Getty ImagesFormer Treasury Secretaries Henry Paulson (le
Three Rich Treasury Secretaries Laugh It Up Over Income Inequality
The Huffington Post / Posted 18 minutes ago
Credit: Bloomberg via Getty ImagesFormer Treasury Secretaries Henry Paulson (left) and Robert Rubin have a good laugh about income inequality. Three of the world's richest and most powerful people (and Timothy Geithner) had a good laugh over income... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
September 11th Commission Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here's a look at the 9/11 Commission, whose report was released on Jul
September 11th Commission Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted an hour ago
(CNN) -- Here's a look at the 9/11 Commission, whose report was released on July 22, 2004. The Commission was created to provide a "complete account of the circumstances surrounding the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks." The official name of... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Joe Biden and Debbie Wasserman Schultz gush with praise for each otherVice President Joe Biden and U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz upped the typic
Joe Biden and Debbie Wasserman Schultz gush with praise for each other
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz upped the typical politician-to-politician pleasantries this week, lavishing praise on each other at the beginning of a meeting with South Florida Jewish leaders. The vice president and... Read more
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Slate
Why Isn’t Obama Using His Clemency Power More Often?Murder, theft, and other wickedness. Attorney Margaret Colgate Love has dedica
Why Isn’t Obama Using His Clemency Power More Often?
Slate / Posted 3 hours ago
Murder, theft, and other wickedness. Attorney Margaret Colgate Love has dedicated her career to securing mercy for people who have been convicted of crimes. When she worked for the Justice Department as the U.S. pardon attorney from 1990 to 1997,... Read more
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FOX News
Could Planned Parenthood funding fight sink the GOP?The king of all political wedge issues — abortion — is once again at the front
Could Planned Parenthood funding fight sink the GOP?
FOX News / Posted 3 hours ago
The king of all political wedge issues — abortion — is once again at the front of Republican politics. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), running for the GOP presidential nomination, announced last week he wants to force a government shutdown in October if... Read more
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FOX News
That drowned Syrian boy on the beach is Obama's faultISIS did not exist when George W. Bush left the White House. ISIS did not exist
That drowned Syrian boy on the beach is Obama's fault
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
ISIS did not exist when George W. Bush left the White House. ISIS did not exist in the first few years of Barack Obama’s time in the White House. ISIS only became a thing when the White House, out of pride and arrogance, decided it was better to... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Here at the House – Making schools and teachers a priorityBy Rep. John Cyrier Texas House of Representatives, Dist. 17 For many familie
Here at the House – Making schools and teachers a priority
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 4 hours ago
By Rep. John Cyrier Texas House of Representatives, Dist. 17 For many families across our district, the past two weeks have been quite busy with back-to-school preparations. With our students and teachers returning to school, I thought it... Read more
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Slate
Donald Trump Is Revealing How Other Republicans Deal With an Unexpected ThreatWho's winning, who's losing, and why. The Trump TestHow Republican candidates
Donald Trump Is Revealing How Other Republicans Deal With an Unexpected Threat
Slate / Posted 5 hours ago
Who's winning, who's losing, and why. The Trump TestHow Republican candidates respond to the Donald tells us a lot about what kind of presidents they would be. Jeb Bush has decided to stoop to conquer. The onetime GOP front-runner didn't think... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that the Iran nuclear deal comes with the necessary resources to help check the Islamic Republic's regional ambitions. The Saudi king is making his... Read more
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Salon.com
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
Salon.com / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that the Iran nuclear deal comes with the necessary resources to help check the Islamic Republic’s regional ambitions. The Saudi king is making his... Read more
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NBA.com
Mutombo: Protector of the paint and his homelandHe will walk down the street and some lady will playfully thrust an index finge
Mutombo: Protector of the paint and his homeland
NBA.com / Posted 5 hours ago
He will walk down the street and some lady will playfully thrust an index finger in the air and smile and wave it side to side. He will go to a restaurant, and the waiter will wag. He will walk onto a plane and the pilots will wag. After a business... Read more
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FOX News
Dem outreach to Black Lives Matter meets rejectionDemocratic officials and presidential candidates are running into a hostile rec
Dem outreach to Black Lives Matter meets rejection
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
Democratic officials and presidential candidates are running into a hostile reception as they try to reach out to Black Lives Matter, a movement that has become a political minefield for the party. On the other side of the aisle, Republicans have... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that the Iran nuclear deal comes with the necessary resources to help check the Islamic Republic's regional ambitions. The Saudi king is making his... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastThe Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurance
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 hours ago
The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that the Iran nuclear deal comes with the necessary resources to help check the Islamic Republic's regional ambitions. The Saudi king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Judge in Kentucky gay marriage case keeping politics out of courtroomFor years, mentioning the name "Bunning" in Kentucky brought to mind former con
Judge in Kentucky gay marriage case keeping politics out of courtroom
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 hours ago
For years, mentioning the name "Bunning" in Kentucky brought to mind former conservative Republican U.S. Senator and baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning. This week has changed that. His son, U.S. District Court Judge David Bunning, was thrust... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Obama assures Saudi king Iran will be kept in checkWASHINGTON — The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia w
Obama assures Saudi king Iran will be kept in check
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 6 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the White... Read more
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PhysOrg
Using Wikipedia as PR is a problem, but our lack of a critical eye is worseWikipedia - it’s a work in progress. Credit: Lane Hartwell, CC BY-SA If you hea
Using Wikipedia as PR is a problem, but our lack of a critical eye is worse
PhysOrg / Posted 7 hours ago
Wikipedia - it’s a work in progress. Credit: Lane Hartwell, CC BY-SA If you heard that a group of people were creating, editing, and maintaining Wikipedia articles related to brands, firms and individuals, you could point out, correctly, that this is... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Lessons America Never Learned From Hurricane KatrinaBut I said an awful lot about what happened and why back then, and what I might
The Lessons America Never Learned From Hurricane Katrina
The Atlantic / Posted 7 hours ago
But I said an awful lot about what happened and why back then, and what I might say today isn’t that much different. Meanwhile, though I dearly love New Orleans, I was not there during the storm and flood, nor have I lived there during the past... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Davis, Shimkus running againCHAMPAIGN — Two area congressmen say they're running for re-election in 2016.
Davis, Shimkus running again
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
CHAMPAIGN — Two area congressmen say they're running for re-election in 2016. U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, said he will seek a third term while his mentor, U.S. Rep. John Shimkus, R-Collinsville, said he's a candidate for an 11th... Read more
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The Christian Post
What We Learned From the Arrest of Kim DavisIt is jarring to write the words "the arrest of Kim Davis," speaking of the Ken
What We Learned From the Arrest of Kim Davis
The Christian Post / Posted 8 hours ago
It is jarring to write the words "the arrest of Kim Davis," speaking of the Kentucky clerk who was remanded to jail for refusing to issue marriage certificates to same-sex couples, but for years now I and others have been warning that committed... Read more
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Orange County Register
Contentious case over gay rights nothing new to Kentucky judgeLong before he ordered a county clerk to jail for refusing to issue same-sex ma
Contentious case over gay rights nothing new to Kentucky judge
Orange County Register / Posted 9 hours ago
Long before he ordered a county clerk to jail for refusing to issue same-sex marriage licenses, David L. Bunning first drew attention as a federal judge for a ruling on gay rights. In 2003, he ordered the school system of rural Boyd County, Ky., to... Read more
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Boston Globe
John Kasich serves up bacon Snapchat filter in New HampshireFormer Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has built the largest campaign operat
John Kasich serves up bacon Snapchat filter in New Hampshire
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has built the largest campaign operation of any potential candidate so far. Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders self-identifies as a “democratic socialist.” His campaign raised more than $1.5 million in the first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dilemma - Will U.S. Follow UN of Lifting Taylor-Era Bans?On July 22nd, 2004, U.S. President George W. Bush, acting in unison with U.S. l
Dilemma - Will U.S. Follow UN of Lifting Taylor-Era Bans?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
On July 22nd, 2004, U.S. President George W. Bush, acting in unison with U.S. laws, the United Nations and the Comprehensive Accra Peace Accord on Liberia, in an Executive Order, noted that the actions and policies of former President Charles Taylor... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Kentucky clerks to license marriages as their boss is jailedASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing t
Kentucky clerks to license marriages as their boss is jailed
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 9 hours ago
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputies agreed to issue the licenses themselves, potentially ending the church-state standoff in Rowan County,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Why not a ‘jackass’ for president?From Steve Jobs and Walt Disney, to Pablo Picasso and even the man who walked o
Why not a ‘jackass’ for president?
iol.co.za / Posted 10 hours ago
From Steve Jobs and Walt Disney, to Pablo Picasso and even the man who walked on water Himself... Kanye West has certainly always held high ambitions (or serious delusions) about his position on the totem pole of life. So why not US president,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Clerk jailed, deputies vow to issue licensesASHLAND, Ky. -- A defiant county clerk in Kentucky went to jail Thursday for re
Clerk jailed, deputies vow to issue licenses
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
ASHLAND, Ky. -- A defiant county clerk in Kentucky went to jail Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputies agreed to issue the licenses themselves. U.S. District Judge David Bunning said he had no... Read more
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Salon.com
The Elizabeth Warren test: Why Joe Biden’s presidential run may be over before it beginsAs Vice President Joe Biden reportedly mulls a bid for the U.S. presidency, his
The Elizabeth Warren test: Why Joe Biden’s presidential run may be over before it begins
Salon.com / Posted 11 hours ago
As Vice President Joe Biden reportedly mulls a bid for the U.S. presidency, his champions portray him as a credible alternative to Democratic Party front-runner Hillary Clinton, who faces accusations that she is beholden to the financial industry.... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 12 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 13 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle EastWASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Ara
US promising help to keep Iran in check in Middle East
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 13 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is greeting King Salman of Saudi Arabia with assurances that a nuclear deal with Iran also comes with the necessary resources to help check its regional ambitions. The king is making his first visit to the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Staff to license gay marriages after clerk jailedU.S. District Judge David Bunning said he had no choice but to jail Kim Davis f
Staff to license gay marriages after clerk jailed
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
U.S. District Judge David Bunning said he had no choice but to jail Kim Davis for contempt after she insisted that her "conscience will not allow" her to follow federal court rulings on gay marriage. "God's moral law conflicts with my job duties,"... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Seventy-years-after-Hiroshima-NagasakiThere are many reasons why nuclear weapons have been retained and acquired by s
Seventy-years-after-Hiroshima-Nagasaki
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 16 hours ago
There are many reasons why nuclear weapons have been retained and acquired by sovereign states. It is an instructive insight into the workings of the war system at the core of the state-centric world order that the first five nuclear weapons states... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
Josh BlackmanWhen Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to the next pres
Josh Blackman
The Weekly Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
When Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to the next president, he will be flanked by three, and almost four, octogenarians: Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg (83), Antonin Scalia (80), Anthony Kennedy (80), and Stephen Breyer (77).... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
Randy E. BarnettWhen Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to the next pres
Randy E. Barnett
The Weekly Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
When Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to the next president, he will be flanked by three, and almost four, octogenarians: Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg (83), Antonin Scalia (80), Anthony Kennedy (80), and Stephen Breyer (77).... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
The Next JusticesPresident George H. W. Bush made a similar, but even worse choice three years l
The Next Justices
The Weekly Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
President George H. W. Bush made a similar, but even worse choice three years later. Faced with a once-in-a-generation opportunity to replace liberal lion Justice William Brennan and thereby alter the balance of the Court, Bush faltered. Instead of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Kentucky clerks to license marriages as their boss is jailedDavis is represented by the Liberty Counsel, which advocates in court for relig
Kentucky clerks to license marriages as their boss is jailed
Northwest Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
Davis is represented by the Liberty Counsel, which advocates in court for religious freedom. Before she was led away, Davis said the U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage nationwide conflicts with the vows she made when she became a... Read more
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Everett Herald
Kentucky clerks to license marriages as their boss is jailedASHLAND, Ky. — A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing to iss
Kentucky clerks to license marriages as their boss is jailed
Everett Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
ASHLAND, Ky. — A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputies agreed to issue the licenses themselves, potentially ending the church-state standoff in Rowan County,... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Judge jails Kentucky clerk for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples — The Medina County GazetteASHLAND, Ky. — A defiant county clerk was sent to jail for contempt Thursday af
Judge jails Kentucky clerk for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
ASHLAND, Ky. — A defiant county clerk was sent to jail for contempt Thursday after insisting that her “conscience will not allow” her to follow a federal judge’s orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. “God’s moral law conflicts with my... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Clerks to issue licenses as boss jailedU.S. District Judge David Bunning said he had no choice but to jail Kim Davis f
Clerks to issue licenses as boss jailed
The Gadsden Times / Posted 17 hours ago
U.S. District Judge David Bunning said he had no choice but to jail Kim Davis for contempt after she insisted that her “conscience will not allow” her to follow federal court rulings on gay marriage. “God’s moral law conflicts with my job duties,”... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gitmo terror recidivism rate increasesWASHINGTON — The number of detainees freed from the Guantanamo detention camp w
Gitmo terror recidivism rate increases
TribLIVE / Posted 19 hours ago
WASHINGTON — The number of detainees freed from the Guantanamo detention camp who are suspected of “re-engaging” with terrorist groups overseas increased over the first six months of 2015, the Obama administration said Thursday. Figures released by... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Here's What's Next For Kim Davis Now That She's Been Thrown In Jail For ContemptA federal judge on Thursday ordered the indefinite detention of a renegade Kent
Here's What's Next For Kim Davis Now That She's Been Thrown In Jail For Contempt
The Huffington Post / Posted 20 hours ago
A federal judge on Thursday ordered the indefinite detention of a renegade Kentucky clerk for contempt of court after she refused to follow an order he gave last month to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Rowan County clerk Kim Davis has... Read more
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Reuters
Judge in Kentucky gay marriage case keeping politics out of courtroomFor years, mentioning the name "Bunning" in Kentucky brought to mind former con
Judge in Kentucky gay marriage case keeping politics out of courtroom
Reuters / Posted 20 hours ago
For years, mentioning the name "Bunning" in Kentucky brought to mind former conservative Republican U.S. Senator and baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning. This week has changed that. His son, U.S. District Court Judge David Bunning, was thrust... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Judge orders defiant Kentucky clerk to jailASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing t
Judge orders defiant Kentucky clerk to jail
KGTV San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputies agreed to issue the licenses themselves, potentially ending the church-state standoff in Rowan County,... Read more
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