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  1. Barbieri Unhappy w/Islam TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

    After gathering more than a dozen lawmakers for lunch in a Statehouse meeting room last week to hear a presentation titled "The True Face of Islam in Idaho," Rep. Vito Barbieri, R-Dalton Gardens, says it didn't turn out to be a very effective presentation. Barbieri brought in a guest speaker, Shahram Hadian, a Christian pastor from Chattaroy, Washington, and former Muslim who heads the "Truth in Love Project," which is dedicated to exposing what it calls "the true goal of Islam and threat of Shari'ah law in America."

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  2. Pope Francis Set To Rile Turkey By Recalling The Armenian GenocideRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Groong

    ... groups "needed to be gone ... because they signified a problem to the idea of a nation with one ethnicity and one religion." Greeks, Bulgarians and Armenians in Turkey all found themselves under mounting pressure. On the night of April 24, 1915, ...

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  3. Adami: Christian images in lounge polarizing tenants at multi-faith housing residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Canada.com

    ... years ago. One longtime tenant says she doesn't think anyone should use the lounge as a prayer room, regardless of religion. Delores Marinier says it's an area in the building where tenants play games, have birthday parties and watch TV. Marinier, a ...

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  4. Renkus-Heinz Iconyx Brings New Tradition To Old St. Louis CathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ProSoundWeb

    The Renkus-Heinz Iconyx digitally steerable arrays implemented at the Old St. Louis Cathedral by Tech Electronics, far left and right, are virtually invisible. Consecrated in October of 1834, the Old St. Louis Cathedral was built in the Roman Catholic tradition of grand, highly reverberant worship spaces, with the archdiocese recently engaging St. Louis-based Tech Electronics to address the sanctuary's ongoing audio issues in implementing Iconyx digitally steerable column arrays from Renkus-Heinz .

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  5. Iran Starts Regional War with Sunni MuslimsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Accuracy In Media

    Iran, a Shi'a Islam nation, is fighting a proxy war in the Middle East that pits their sect of Islam against the Sunnis, such as Turkey and Saudi Arabia. Iraq, Yemen, and even Syria are places where Iran is spreading their influence and sending their weapons to fight wars for the Shi'a cause.

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  6. China jails Muslim man for growing beardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    ... practice officials associate with extremist ideas. Rights groups believe Beijing's repression of Uighur culture and religion has fanned tensions in Xinjiang, a resource-rich region that abuts central Asia. Violence increased last year and at least ...

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  7. The Most Shocking Allegations In Scientology Doc 'Going Clear'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsOK.com

    The Church of Scientology has long been a controversial institution among both the religious community and entertainment business, says the Huffington Post.

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  8. Priest Who Took Ice Bucket Challenge With Bishop Zubik Dies Of ALSRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

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  9. Remembering the Politically Inconvenient Malcolm XRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Townhall

    This year isn't just the golden anniversary of Selma. It is as well marks the 50th anniversary of the murder of Malcolm X. Malcolm X has been mythologized.

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  10. Priest who took ice bucket challenge with bishop dies of ALSRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    A Catholic priest who took the ice bucket challenge with Pittsburgh Bishop David Zubik last year has died of the disease they were raising money to cure: amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. Zubik donated an undisclosed sum to the John Paul II Medical Research Institute, which uses only adult stem cells to research the disease.

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  11. Orpheum Sets 2015-16 Broadway Season: Matilda, 'Gentleman's Guide' & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Saturday, March 28th, the Orpheum Theatre formally announced its highly-anticipated 2015-2016 Broadway Season. The scheduled lineup will kick off with the 2013 Tony Award-winning lush new production of Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA, followed by the 2013 Tony Award winner for Best Musical Revival PIPPIN, Disney's NEWSIES, MATILDA THE MUSICAL, the 2014 Tony Award winner for Best Musical A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER, and BULLETS OVER BROADWAY.

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  12. Broadway's an Act of God, Starring Jim Parsons, Announces Complete Creative TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Producer Jeffrey Finn announced today the complete creative team for the new Broadway comedy An Act of God starring Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Jim Parsons . Written by God, transcribed by 13-time Emmy Award winner David Javerbaum and directed by Tony Award winner Joe Mantello , An Act of God will have scenic design by Tony Award winner Scott Pask , costume design by Tony Award nominee David Zinn , sound design by Drama Desk Award winner Fitz Patton and projection design by Drama Desk Award winner Peter Nigrini .

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  13. Weekend Rewind: News and photos you may have missedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Salt Lake Police officer recruit Shawn Bennett, left, interviews Brendon Scott in a mock trespassing situation. Bennet keeps the situation calm and determines Scott is homeless, confused and possibly off his medications.

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  14. Pope Francis's iPad to be auctioned off for charityRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Nerve News

    Montevideo, March 30 An auction house in Uruguay's capital Montevideo hopes to get at least $40,000 for an iPad used by Pope Francis, with the proceeds to be donated to a Catholic high school in the northwestern city of Paysandu. There is interest not only in our country, auctioneer Juan Castells said.

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  15. 'Via Crucis' for diseased olive treesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ANSA.it

    Vatican City, March 30 - Bishops from five Roman Catholic dioceses near Lecce will perform the traditional Lenten ritual of the Stations of the Cross on Monday in an evening walk through olive groves infected with Xylella fastidiosa, a bacteria that is withering entire olive tree plantations in Italy's southern Puglia region. The event, titled "A Gethsemane Without Olives" in reference to the garden at the foot of the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem where Jesus prayed before his crucifixion, will proceed as a candlelight vigil for two hours on foot from Gagliano del Capo to the Sanctuary at Leuca.

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  16. St. Cesar? San Jose leaders propose Catholic sainthood for farm labor leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    Family members of labor leader Cesar Chavez led a march in his honor Saturday through the neighborhood where he once lived, and some supporters also used the birthday commemoration to revive a movement to make Chavez a Catholic saint. "This is the beginning of a campaign to canonize Cesar Chavez," said Rudy Chavez Medina, a nephew of the legendary California activist.

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  17. Muslim family carves chair for Pope Francis' Bosnia visitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WRAL.com

    Hajdarovac, 61, and his 33-year-old son Edin, both devout Muslims, started working on the chair on Monday in their little workshop in the central Bosnian town of Zavidovici. They have put all other orders on hold to produce the perfect chair by June 6, when the pontiff will hold a Mass in Sarajevo aimed at boosting efforts toward brotherhood in the country ravaged by war two decades ago.

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  18. Missouri 'Jewish Whisper' Candidate's Aide Also Commits SuicideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Forward

    Less than a month after the suicide of Missouri's state auditor, one of the official's top aides has also been found dead in what appears to be a suicide, police said Monday. Robert "Spence" Jackson, 45, was found dead Sunday evening in the bedroom of his apartment in Jefferson City, apparently having killed himself with a gun, Jefferson City police said in a statement.

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  19. Bill Maher and Geert Wilders: Ideological BedfellowsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    ... addressed before we get to Maher: Cupp is conflating two very different things. The Catholic Church is an organized religion with a hierarchy and differing levels of responsibility in said hierarchy. Therefore, when priests molest children, the ...

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  20. Why ita s so hard to beat ScientologyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... a Jew or a Muslim and ask them what do you believe, they can basically describe the most important parts of their religion in a minute or two," Tony Ortega, who started covering Scientology in 1995 when he was at the Phoenix New Times, says at one ...

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