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{FD} Veterans using the creativity of music and art to heal PTSD

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Veterans often find it hard to adjust back to daily life when they return home, but one fellow soldier says that music and art can help them regain a sense of healing and hope. Continue reading

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{FD} Manchester bombing signals new ISIS strategy of targeting children

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Terror has hit a new low. Continue reading

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{FD} Hate crime criteria vary widely by state, making analysis of such offenses difficult

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Tens of thousands of hate crimes have occurred across the United States since the start of the decade with the vast majority occurring in the northern half of the country. Continue reading

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{FD} AFL-CIO ‘Paywatch’ report slams CEO pay but not the high pay of its own execs

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The AFL-CIO, one of the country’s largest union organizations, has released a new report that slams the gross disparity in pay between corporate CEOs and the average rank-and-file worker but critics have pointed out a glaring omission—the exorbitant salaries of union presidents. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump commits to securing American pastor’s release from Turkish prison, family lawyer says

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President Trump has committed to ensuring the return of an American pastor wrongfully imprisoned in Turkey, according to the attorney who represents his family. Continue reading

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{FD} Child porn PSA pulled from radio station after threats against advertisers

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Residents in a sleepy little Arizona town are “disgusted” after hearing a public service announcement on a local radio station that urges people to properly hide their child pornography. Continue reading

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{FD} Saudis budget $1B for Bangladesh mosque project

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Saudi Arabia is investing practically $1 billion into building nearly 600 mosques in Bangladesh, and the investment has sparked fear among the country’s religious minorities. Continue reading

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{FD} Iraqi Christian villages to begin rebuilding process with the first 100 homes

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The long road home for the thousands of Iraqi Christians displaced by ISIS is set to begin Monday with the construction of 100 houses– the first of an estimated 13,000 houses to be built in a venture that will cost about $250 million. Continue reading

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{FD} Facebook post from Mizzou-area donut shop sparks blowback

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Strange Donuts near the campus of the University of Missouri is giving a somewhat strange reason for shuttering its doors. Continue reading

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{FD} Swedish midwife to take abortion beliefs fight to higher European Court

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The Swedish midwife who lost her legal battle to be exempt from assisting in abortions—an act she has said violates her religious freedom—has decided to push her case to the European Court of Human Rights even though she will likely not return to Sweden. Continue reading

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{FD} European nations not returning Jewish properties taken during Holocaust era

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A new report released on Holocaust Remembrance Day has found that many European nations from behind the former Iron Curtain have failed to make restitution. Continue reading

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{FD} Persecution of Christians is a human rights issue, says Pakistani archbishop

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As Christian persecution increases across the globe and questions of inaction are raised, one archbishop is suggesting a way to address the growing problem. Continue reading

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{FD} Christianity’s prospects of surviving in its birthplace are grim

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Prospects of Christianity surviving in its birthplace, the Middle East, appear as grim this Holy Week as they have at any time in the last two millennia. Continue reading

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{FD} Middle Eastern Christians forced to become nomads

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As incidents of persecution increase in the Middle East and Africa, many of the faith are forced to leave their home. Continue reading

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{FD} Coastal Carolina University silent on investigation into alleged cheerleader escort ring

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A South Carolina college is refusing comment over what led to an entire cheerleading team being suspended during investigations into allegations that members of the squad worked as strippers and escorts. Continue reading

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{FD} BDS resolution is Passover surprise for Jewish students at Tufts University

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The Jewish community at Tufts University says they were “deeply disturbed” when a sudden boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) was brought for a vote just days before Passover. Continue reading

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{FD} ISIS sympathizers question motives behind Syria air strike

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ISIS sympathizers took to social media Friday to question the motives behind the U.S. missile strike against Syria. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump’s attack on Syrian airbase draws widespread praise, some criticism

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The morning after President Trump launched dozens of missiles on a key Syrian military air base in reaction to a suspected chemical weapons attack, the World’s news organizations are weighing in the action on the op-ed pages. Continue reading

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{FD} Gun rights activists are on a political roll with four recent wins

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Advocates of the Second Amendment are on a bit of a political roll with four major victories on Capitol Hill in just one week. Continue reading

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{FD} Supreme Court to decide whether religious hospitals should be considered part of church

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A group of religious hospitals are asking for the Supreme Court to protect them from a group of lawyers that claim they are not a part of the church. Continue reading

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{FD} Kansas cattle ranchers struggle to recover from devastating prairie fires

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Kansas rancher Jenny Giles-Betschart and her family has owned 30,000 acres near the city of Ashland where they have raised cattle since the 1940s but in an instant, it was decimated by wildfire. Continue reading

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{FD} Schools in rural areas shifting toward a 4-day week

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A dynamic shift has begun in rural school districts across the United States, with many considering — and in some cases implementing — a four-day school week. Continue reading

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{FD} As ISIS loses ground in parts of Iraq, religious minorities join forces

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The religious minorities of northern Iraq are joining forces to form a province of their own in a region that the Islamic State had nearly decimated. Continue reading

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{FD} Iran setting up shell shipping companies to export weapons and illicit goods: investigation

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Nearly half of all shipping docks in Iran are operated by the regime’s military, which is using shell companies to smuggle weapons and other illicit goods. Continue reading

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{FD} ISIS murdering Coptic Christians on Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula over faith

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The Coptic Christian community of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula has become the latest diaspora in the Middle East due to ISIS threatening their existence as the terror group’s numbers have grown in the region since 2013. Continue reading

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{FD} Canada’s infrastructure budget only sends trickle to bridges and roads: report

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As the Trump Administration tries to convince lawmakers to get on board with an infrastructure overhaul, Canada may provide a cautionary tale on what not to do, according to a new report. Continue reading

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{FD} Philippines police killed thousands, falsified evidence in drug war: report

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Police in the Philippines faked evidence to justify killing suspects in the drug trade, according to a new report. Continue reading

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{FD} Both sides of Aleppo siege guilty of war crimes: UN report

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The forced evacuation of Aleppo, Syria, was nothing short of a war crime and that there are two guilty parties, anti-Assad rebels and their opponents, the Assad regime, Russia and Iran, the U.N. said Wednesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Italian authorities investigating possible smuggler funding of migrant rescue boats

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The fleet of privately run migrant rescue vessels ferrying refugees between Libya and Sicily has caught the attention of an Italian high court, which suspects that some of the funding may have been provided by smugglers. Continue reading

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{FD} Kurds’ move to keep Yazidi, Christian refugees from their homes is hurting anti-ISIS alliance

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Iraq’s long-persecuted Yazidi and Assyrian Christian minorities are blasting claims by the country’s Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) that its refusal to let them return home aims only to protect them. Continue reading

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{FD} Iraqi archbishop backs Trump travel ban, hopes for aid to Christians

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The Archbishop for the Christian community in Iraq said President Trump’s travel ban is a good thing and will help minority religious groups in the region. Continue reading

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{FD} Did the New York Times ignore top-selling book that damns abortionist as serial killer?

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It debuted at number 3 on Amazon’s best seller list but supporters of the true crime book “Gosnell: The Untold Story of America’s Most Prolific Serial Killer” say the New York Times gave it the cold shoulder. Continue reading

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{FD} Christian persecution seen in more locations across the globe, new report shows

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Christian persecution has not only increased the past year but it has also spread to more corners of the globe – with incidents occurring in every continent, according to a new annual report. Continue reading

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{FD} Wisconsin family threatened, forced to move after neighbor flies Nazi flag

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A man’s “a political statement” ended up backfiring after a passerby snapped a photo of a Nazi flag he put up in front of his home. Continue reading

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{FD} California snafu releases personal info of nearly 4,000 gun safety instructors

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Thousands of firearm safety instructors in California had their private information wrongfully disclosed disclosed after an NPR reporter filed a freedom of information request for the data. Continue reading

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{FD} Afghanistan’s ‘ghost soldiers’ take scary toll on US taxpayers, says watchdog

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The U.S. government is paying the salaries of “tens of thousands” of non-existent Afghan soldiers, police, teachers and civil servants, a top Pentagon official said Wednesday in reporting on the scale and variety of misspent U.S. money. Continue reading

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{FD} Christians the most persecuted group in world for second year: Study

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Christians continued to be the most persecuted group across the globe in 2016. Continue reading

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{FD} Iran playing major role in Aleppo carnage, new report says

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Outrage over the carnage in Aleppo has so far been directed at Moscow and Damascus, but activists on the ground say Tehran has a top general on the scene and has established secret camps where Iraqi mercenaries are trained to root out rebels in the Syr… Continue reading

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{FD} Christmas-time bombing of Coptic Church in Egypt underscores long history of oppression of Christians

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It was Christmas Eve last year when Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi attended Mass at St. Mark’s Orthodox Coptic Church—a symbolic olive branch. But in the year since it was offered, extremists on the fringe of the Muslim majority have carried out a number of attacks on the Coptic community, including the bombing of St. Mark’s. Continue reading

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{FD} Western Europe cracks down amid fears of holiday attacks

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Security forces across Europe have been rounding up terror suspects as concerns grow over the possibility of a holiday-timed attack after intel suggested that there may be plans of attacks being staged in a number of countries across the continent. Continue reading

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{FD} No home for the holidays: Assyrian Christians unable to return to villages destroyed by ISIS

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As the campaign to liberate Mosul from ISIS rages on, Christian residents of surrounding villages already freed from the terror army’s grip have returned to find their homes booby-trapped, in ruins and uninhabitable. Continue reading

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{FD} 2016 on pace to be deadliest year for migrants crossing the Mediterranean

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2016 is set to become the deadliest year on record for migrants and refugees crossing the Mediterranean Sea. Continue reading

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{FD} UN Security Council set to tighten screws on North Korea – with China’s help

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The world is looking to clamp down on North Korea and, this time, China appears to be on board. Continue reading

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{FD} Underground Church movement grows in Iran despite regime’s efforts

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Despite the Iranian Regime’s best efforts to stop the spread of Christianity, a large underground church movement is growing. Continue reading

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{FD} U.S. taxpayers footing the bill for security at unused ‘Ghost Hotel’ in Kabul

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Welcome to the Hotel Kabul, where you can never check in anytime you like. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump protests intensify, as doubts swirl about spontaneity

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With tens of thousands of people taking to the streets to protest Donald Trump’s presidential election victory, questions are swirling about whether the anger is as organic as advertised. Continue reading

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{FD} Feds eye Ohio prison for housing Haitian illegal immigrants

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Haitians crossing illegally into the U.S. via the Mexican border could wind up in an Ohio prison under a federal plan to accommodate them pending immigration hearings. Continue reading

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{FD} Hopes hinge on perilous and long-awaited Mosul assault

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The early stages of the campaign to liberate Mosul are revealing exactly why it took so long to seize the city from the bloody grip of ISIS. Continue reading

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{FD} Survey: Christian refugees facing more persecution in Germany

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The refugees of Christian descent who fled persecution in places like Syria and Northern Iraq are facing different kinds of attacks in Germany. Continue reading

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{FD} Dedicated crews pluck desperate refugees from dangerous waters

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It was the dead of night when an 11-year-old Nigerian orphan boarded an overloaded dinghy to take on the daunting task of crossing the Mediterranean Sea to a better life in Europe. Continue reading

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