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{FD} Rocks, Bible thrown through windows of Colorado mosque

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A Colorado mosque was vandalized early Sunday when someone threw rocks and a Bible through the windows of the Islamic Center of Fort Collins. Continue reading

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{FD} Storm destroys church as threat continues in Midwest, South

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Authorities say an apparent tornado demolished a church as a large system of storms threatened several states across the South and Midwest. Continue reading

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{FD} Immigrants find sanctuary in growing Austin church network

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The Austin Sanctuary Network of churches offering shelter to immigrants in the liberal Texas city is growing rapidly since President Donald Trump was elected. Continue reading

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{FD} US Jews wrestle with arrest of Jew in bomb threats case

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Jewish groups had pointed to scores of bomb threats against their communities as the most dramatic example of what they considered a surge in anti-Semitism. Continue reading

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{FD} Judge in Virginia declines to block travel ban

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In a sweeping affirmation of presidential authority, a federal judge in Virginia ruled against a Muslim civil-rights group that sought to block the Trump administration’s proposed travel ban. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Appeals court sets hearing in travel ban case

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The Latest on challenges to President Donald Trump’s proposed travel ban (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Church leader’s long legal odyssey over abuse claims returns

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A former Philadelphia church official long imprisoned over his handling of abuse complaints may soon learn if his legal odyssey will come to an end. Continue reading

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{FD} Senate confirms Trump’s choice for US ambassador to Israel

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The Republican-led Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump’s pick to be U.S. ambassador to Israel, ignoring objections from Democrats that David Friedman lacked the temperament for such an important diplomatic post. Continue reading

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{FD} Cops: Mom beat, choked girl over incorrect Bible verses

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Police say a Pennsylvania woman severely beat her daughter, tried to strangle her and kicked her out of the house for incorrectly reciting Bible verses. Continue reading

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{FD} Utah governor says he will approve strictest DUI limit in US

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Utah’s governor announced Thursday that he will sign legislation giving the predominantly Mormon state the strictest DUI threshold in the country, a change that restaurant groups and representatives of the ski and snowboard industry say will hurt tourism. Continue reading

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{FD} Texas appeals court overturns ex-Baylor player’s conviction

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An appeals court has overturned the conviction of a former Baylor football player whose sexual assault case added to a scandal that engulfed the nation’s largest Baptist school. Continue reading

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{FD} Mayor resigns after getting threats over plan to stop prayer

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A village mayor who’s an Air Force veteran resigned after saying he received threats over a plan to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance and the Lord’s Prayer at council meetings. Continue reading

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{FD} Judge: man competent for Jewish center bomb plot trial

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A South Florida man has been ruled mentally competent to stand trial on charges of plotting to bomb a synagogue and Jewish school in support of the Islamic State terrorist group. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: US hails arrest in threats on Jewish centers

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The Latest on Israeli police saying they have arrested a Jewish Israeli man who is the prime suspect behind a wave of bomb threats against Jewish community centers and other institutions in the United States (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Israel police arrest suspect in threats on US Jewish targets

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Israeli police say they have arrested a 19-year-old Israeli Jewish man as the primary suspect in a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers in the U.S. Continue reading

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{FD} Indiana lawmakers scrap plan to set aside school prayer time

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Indiana senators scrapped a proposal Wednesday that would’ve mandated time for public prayer during assemblies, sports competitions and other school events, amid questions about how such a policy would affect non-Christian students. Continue reading

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{FD} Man in same-sex child custody case gets 3 years in prison

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A Virginia businessman convicted of helping a woman flee the country with her child in a same-sex custody fight has been sentenced in New York to three years in prison. Continue reading

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{FD} Court OK of student-led school board prayers to be appealed

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A federal appeals court in New Orleans will be asked to reconsider its ruling allowing student-led prayer at school board meetings. Continue reading

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{FD} After fight, Indiana receives ‘atheist’ license plate

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A man who was initially denied an Indiana license plate reading “ATHE1ST” now has the personalized plate. Continue reading

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{FD} Authorities: Woman admits breaking into Amish homes in Ohio

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Authorities say a woman confessed to burglaries against the Amish in northeast Ohio after detectives arrested her and found jars of loose change, cash and other items in her vehicle. Continue reading

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{FD} Beyond spring cleaning: Tapestries get 16 years of grooming

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Think your home furnishings are a dust magnet? New York’s Cathedral of St. John the Divine just spent 16 years cleaning and conserving its rare, supersize wall hangings. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Court reviews practice of prayers at meetings

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The Latest on a case in front of a federal appeals court examining a North Carolina county commission’s practice of opening meetings with Christian prayer (all times local): 1 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Mattis says he welcomes approval from Congress for IS fight

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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says Congress should approve a formal authorization for U.S. military forces to fight the Islamic State in Syria. Continue reading

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{FD} Full appeals court to hear challenge to prayers at meetings

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A federal appeals court is taking another look at a lawsuit challenging a North Carolina county commission’s practice of opening meetings with Christian prayer. Continue reading

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{FD} TSA: Teen denied flight to US due to Turkish airline’s issue

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A 17-year-old Tennessee girl was denied a flight back to the United States over the weekend because a Turkish airline didn’t provide necessary passenger information, but a resolution is expected shortly, the Transportation Security Administration said … Continue reading

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{FD} Muslim advocacy group seeks broader travel-ban injunction

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A judge is weighing a request from a Muslim civil rights group for an even broader injunction against President Donald Trump’s proposed travel ban than what is already in place. Continue reading

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{FD} Cleveland-area pastor cancels his Chicago ‘gang summit’

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A Cleveland-area minister who told President Donald Trump that Chicago’s “top gang thugs” wanted to meet with him to find ways to reduce gun violence has canceled an event he was calling a gang summit. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump, ACLU make unusual allies supporting Virginia mosque

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The rejection of a sewage permit in rural Virginia has made unlikely allies of the Trump administration and the American Civil Liberties Union, which both allege that a county board discriminated against Muslims trying to build a new mosque. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: EgyptAir also without instructions on laptop ban

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The Latest developments related to the U.S. government move to bar passengers in eight Muslim-majority countries from bringing laptops and other electronics onboard direct flights to the United States (all times local): 10:05 a.m. Egyptian officials at… Continue reading

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{FD} Court: Student prayers OK at school board meetings

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A federal appeals court says a Texas school board can continue to let students offer public prayers at its meetings. Continue reading

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{FD} Iowa mosque gets threatening note calling Muslims ‘vile’

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A leader of the Islamic Center of Des Moines plans to meet with authorities to discuss a threatening note found in the center’s mail. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump to meet Iraqi premier as anti-IS policy takes shape

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President Donald Trump is preparing for his first meeting with Iraq’s prime minister as the American leader shapes his policy for defeating the Islamic State group. Continue reading

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{FD} US Muslims and Jews strengthen bonds amid acts of bigotry

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They sat on either end of the congressmen’s couch, one a Jewish healthcare executive whose parents fled Germany in 1936, the other the Kashmiri Muslim chairman of a well-known American furniture chain. Continue reading

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{FD} Most young Americans don’t see Trump as a legitimate leader

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Jermaine Anderson keeps going back to the same memory of Donald Trump, then a candidate for president of the United States, referring to some Mexican immigrants as rapists and murderers. Continue reading

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{FD} Counting Americans: A new Mideast box on census is sensitive

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Zahraa Ballout isn’t “white,” and she certainly isn’t “some other race.” If the government gives her the choice of checking a new “Middle East/North Africa” box on a census form, would she? Yes, she says, despite some reservations about what it would m… Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Judge rejects request to clarify travel order

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The Latest on a lawsuit filed in Hawaii over the Trump administration’s revised travel ban (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Continue reading

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{FD} US asks Hawaii judge to clarify ruling on Trump travel ban

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The government is asking a federal judge in Hawaii to clarify his order blocking President Trump’s revised travel ban, arguing that it shouldn’t apply to new rules on refugees. Continue reading

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{FD} Young Americans: Most see Trump as illegitimate president

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Jermaine Anderson keeps going back to the same memory of Donald Trump, then a candidate for president of the United States, referring to some Mexican immigrants as rapists and murderers. Continue reading

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{FD} Travel ban fight personal for Hawaii’s ‘scholarly gentleman’

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Growing up in Washington state, Douglas Chin says he was the stereotypical “smart Chinese kid that got straight As.” His parents taught him not to stick out too much and used to say “don’t poke the lion.” So when Chin, now the Hawaii attorney general, … Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Seattle judge puts off ruling on travel ban

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The Latest on lawsuits challenging the Trump administration’s revised travel ban (all times local): 4:40 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} School refutes Texas official’s Muslim prayer room concerns

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A Texas school district says Republican Attorney General Ken Paxton is raising unfounded concerns about religious freedom over a spare classroom where Muslim students pray. Continue reading

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{FD} Social worker accused of hiding religious sect abuse resigns

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An attorney for a North Carolina child welfare agency says a social worker accused of sabotaging a 2015 child abuse investigation at her secretive religious sect has resigned. Continue reading

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{FD} High court pick Gorsuch is harsh critic of assisted suicide

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Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch made it clear in a book and other writings what he thinks about assisted suicide and euthanasia: He’s not a fan. Continue reading

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{FD} Police reviewing possible links involving mosque burglaries

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Authorities are trying to determine whether at least two Alabama mosque burglaries might be linked to a similar case in Virginia. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump administration fights Syrian’s travel ban lawsuit

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A federal judge should let President Donald Trump’s travel ban apply to a Syrian family trying to relocate to Wisconsin, U.S. Justice Department attorneys argue in a new court filing. Continue reading

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{FD} Jihadis using religious visa to enter US, experts warn

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A U.S. visa program designed to temporarily admit religious workers from other countries may be letting jihadists into the country, security experts and religious leaders warn. Continue reading

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{FD} Cute doggy sporting Franciscan habit melts hearts around the world

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The cute little schnauzer was also given a custom-made title, Fray Bigotón (Big Moustache Friar), which he happily carries around the monastery. Continue reading

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{FD} Puerto Rico decree calling for fasting, prayer meets with resistance

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Civil rights groups claim it violates the concept of separation of church and state. Continue reading

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{FD} 3 teens send anonymous apology, $50 for library swastika

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Three anonymous teenagers have delivered an apology note and $50 to the Pennsylvania library where they sprayed a swastika using shaving cream in a parking lot. Continue reading

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{FD} Jewish school in Chicago evacuated after bomb threat

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Authorities say students were evacuated for nearly two hours from a Jewish grade school in Chicago after someone called in a bomb threat. Continue reading

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