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Arson reported at Russia's largest yeshiva during Passover

14 hours ago

MOSCOW (AP) — Jewish officials say an arson fire was set at the largest yeshiva in Russia as the fa...

Russia | Largest | arson | Reported | Passover |

David and Louise Turpin, parents who starved and shackled their children, sentenced to life

14 hours ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California couple who for years starved a dozen of their children and kept som...

sentenced | starved | David | Louise | Parents | children |

Court affirms $50k payment in Islamic marriage agreement

18 hours ago

DETROIT (AP) - A court says a Detroit-area man must pay his former wife $50,000 under the terms of...

Affirms | Marriage | $50k | Islamic | court | agreement |

David and Louise Turpin, California couple who shackled children, face life in prison

20 hours ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The desperate cry for help came from a girl who had lived in such isolation for...

Couple | California | prison | Louise | children | David |

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper vetoes 'born-alive' legislation

22 hours ago

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper vetoed a measure Thursday written by...

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Marc Lamparello, St. Patrick's Cathedral gas can suspect, had booked flight to Rome, Italy: Police

1 day ago

NEW YORK — A college philosophy teacher arrested after entering St. Patrick's Cathedral carrying tw...

flight | police | Rome | booked | Patrick | Gas | Marc | suspect | Cathedral | Italy |

North Carolina Gov. Cooper vetoes 'born-alive' legislation

1 day ago

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper has vetoed a measure written by Repu...

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Arkansas governor signs bill raising marriage age to 17

1 day ago

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed legislation that increases the sta...

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Florida House passes parental consent abortion bill

2 days ago

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Legislation that would require consent from a parent or guardian before a girl...

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Supreme Court asked to void Louisiana abortion clinic law

2 days ago

WASHINGTON (AP) - A Louisiana abortion clinic is asking the Supreme Court to strike down regulation...

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Pope encourages Swedish campaigner Greta on environment

2 days ago

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis encouraged Swedish teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg o...

campaigner | environment | Pope | Swedish | encourages | Greta |

County board votes to evict Planned Parenthood health clinic

2 days ago

MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) - A county board in western Michigan has voted to evict a Planned Pare...

health | evict | planned | Parenthood | votes | County | Clinic |

Assembly passes ban on child marriage in Nevada

3 days ago

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - A bill that would ban child marriages in Nevada has inched one step closer...

Nevada | child | Marriage | ban | assembly | passes |

North Carolina 'born-alive' abortion bill wins final passage

3 days ago

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina's legislature gave final passage Tuesday to a bill to require d...

Passage | born | Bill | wins | Carolina | abortion | alive |

Idaho to pay court costs in same-sex parent rights lawsuit

3 days ago

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho Constitutional Defense Council has agreed to pay more than $227,000 i...

pay | sex | Costs | court | lawsuit | Parent | Idaho | rights |

Parents looking to adopt rattled by new anti-discrimination law

3 days ago

Melissa Buck of Holt, Michigan, keeps track of her growing family by tattooing her arm, and she mig...

law | rattled | Adopt | Parents | discrimination |

Oklahoma lawmakers send abortion 'reversal' bill to governor

3 days ago

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Doctors who perform medication abortions could face felony charges for not inf...

Oklahoma | Bill | reversal | Governor | lawmakers | abortion |

Bernie Sanders bristles at third-term abortion question, calls it 'political issue'

3 days ago

Sen. Bernard Sanders doesn't want to talk about public policy surrounding third-term abortions beca...

abortion | Bernie | Sanders | political | term | issue | Question |

North Macedonia declares measles epidemic

3 days ago

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) - North Macedonia's health authorities have declared a nationwide meas...

Epidemic | Measles | declares | Macedonia |

Roe v. Wade abortion ruling's possible overturn further divides red, blue states

4 days ago

In New York, it's easier than ever to obtain an abortion up until the moment of birth. Not so in st...

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