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Bill Maher attacks Barr’s, Kavanaugh’s Catholic faith: ‘Strange cult he’s never been able to leave’

HBO host Bill Maher went on a long diatribe in which he appeared to air his grievances with his childhood faith of Catholicism, suggesting that public officials like Attorney General William Barr and Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh sought power s… Continue reading

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Roy Moore weighs AL Senate re-run despite GOP opposition

Conservative lightning rod Roy Moore of Alabama, narrow loser of a turbulent special election for Senate in 2017, is considering a fresh run next year. Continue reading

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GOP braces for fight as Roy Moore weighs AL Senate re-run

Conservative lightning rod Roy Moore of Alabama, narrow loser of a turbulent special election for Senate in 2017, is considering a fresh run next year. Continue reading

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Correction: Oregon-Vaccine Exemptions story

In a story May 14 about vaccine legislation in Oregon, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Washington state this year passed a law to end all non-medical exemptions for the measles vaccine. Continue reading

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Thief steals ‘valuable items’ from altar server during NJ church mass, police say

An altar server’s bag was stolen at a church mass in New Jersey last month — a situation police have described as “a new low.” Continue reading

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Judge weighs request to dismiss lawsuits over church attack

A federal judge says he’ll rule soon on whether to dismiss claims filed in several lawsuits against the U.S. Air Force in connection with a 2017 massacre at a Texas church that killed more than two dozen people. Continue reading

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‘Bathroom bill’ sponsor Bishop wins N. Carolina GOP primary

A state senator best known as the sponsor of a headline-grabbing “bathroom bill” that voided anti-discrimination protections for LGBT people won Tuesday’s Republican primary in a special election for a congressional seat vacant since last year’s electi… Continue reading

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Parents rally at state Capitol to keep vaccine exemptions

Hundreds of parents and vaccine skeptics have called on New York lawmakers not to narrow existing exemptions to the state childhood immunization rules. Continue reading

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Iranian students protest college’s compulsory hijab policy and ‘morality’ enforcers

Students of Tehran University demonstrated on Monday against the institution’s policy of coercing women to wear hijabs. They scuffled with counter-protesters. Continue reading

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Immigrant from Ecuador wants US deportation case reopened

An attorney for an Ecuadorian man who was arrested in Minneapolis and ordered deported from the U.S. 25 years ago goes to court Tuesday to ask that his case be reopened. Continue reading

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Trump meets Hungary’s far-right prime minister

President Donald Trump has never shied away from rubbing shoulders with leaders more typically kept at a distance by the West, and his Oval Office meeting with Hungary’s far right-leaning prime minister on Monday was only the latest example of his enga… Continue reading

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American pastor known for hateful views banned from Ireland, report says

A controversial anti-gay and anti-Semitic preacher from Arizona who prayed for former President Barack Obama’s death has reportedly become the first person banned from Ireland under an exclusion order. Continue reading

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Funeral for 1963 bombing victim’s dad, Chris McNair, to be held in church where she died

The funeral for one of the first black members of the Alabama Legislature will be held in the same church where his daughter died in a racist bombing in 1963, his family said Friday. Continue reading

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Polish nationalists protest US over Holocaust claims

Thousands of Polish nationalists marched to the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw Saturday, protesting that the U.S. is putting pressure on Poland to compensate Jews whose families lost property during the Holocaust. Continue reading

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Congressman struggles to forgive his shooter 2 years later

Rep. Steve Scalise, the No. 2 House Republican leader, said Friday he still struggles to forgive the man who wounded him and four others two years ago in a shooting at a congressional baseball practice . Continue reading

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Father of bombing victim set for church where she died

The funeral for one of the first black members of the Alabama Legislature will be held in the same church where his daughter died in a racist bombing in 1963. Continue reading

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Farrakhan insists he doesn’t hate Jews, says his ideas labeled ‘dangerous’ because people can research them

Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan defended himself Thursday after Facebook banned him earlier in the week, saying he’s doesn’t hate Jewish people, women or the LGBT community. Continue reading

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Spiritual adviser hopes for clemency for death row inmate

The spiritual adviser for a Tennessee man scheduled to be executed next week said on Thursday he is still hopeful the governor will grant clemency to the inmate he says has been redeemed by Jesus. Continue reading

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Chris McNair, father of 1963 church bombing victim, dies

Chris McNair, the father of one of four young girls killed in the 1963 bombing of a Birmingham church, has died. Continue reading

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Travel ban forces Americans to wait years for loved ones

Eight-year-old Mutaz cries when he sees his classmates with their mothers at teacher conferences. Continue reading

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