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  1. Inside the Islamic State: Al-Qaeda 'angels' compared to Isis 'demons'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Iraqis fled Hit after Isis took over the small city on the Euphrates. They describe utility shortages, scant employment and coercion to the jihadists' beliefs Islamic State group-held territory, fighters from the al-Qaida linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant during a parade in Raqqa, Syria.

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  2. The patron saint of parish closingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Catholic World News

    The closing of a parish is a tragedy. A parish church is more than just a building.

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  3. ishaan_tharoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    In this July 27, 2005 file photo, a temple to the Shamash sun god still stands over 1,750 years after the Sassanian empire razed the Mesopotamian city of Hatra, 320 kilometers north of Baghdad, Iraq. Over the past year, the world has looked on in horror as the extremist militants of the Islamic State have set about vandalizing, smashing and bulldozing cultural antiquities that existed in the territory the jihadists control for thousands of years.

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  4. Review of - Buddhist Art of Myanmar' at the Asia Society Museum: Crash Course in NirvanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    The Asia Society has long been involved in Myanmar's political opening through forums, policy recommendations and such public gestures as conferring its 2011 Global Vision Award on Aung San Suu Kyi , a symbol of peaceful political change. Now the Asia Society Museum is sharing the fruits of its cultural initiatives through a show centered on another symbol of transformation: the Buddha.

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  5. For the love of those who gather and drink, your handy March guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2010 | Examiner.com

    It is March in Michigan, and for many this signifies a certain event around the third week of the Gregorian calendar that evokes images of green beer and corned beef. However, for those of us who are not necessarily overly enthused about having a large and respected religion driven from the shores of that fair emerald green isle, there are many other events going on where a Michigan Pagan can tip their toasters.

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  6. Christians preparing for Holy Week by getting rid of worldly or pagan activitiesRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Examiner.com

    In 1 Corinthians 6: 9-11, the Apostle Paul lists several kinds of behavior patterns which break God's laws and then declares that the people involved in those behavior patterns would not be a member of the Kingdom of God. Then Paul declares that some of his readers used to be involved in doing those ungodly things.

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  7. Perhaps You've ForgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Other McCain

    Pam Grossman "is an independent curator, writer, and teacher of magical practice and history" who "explores the role of magic in contemporary life." And in a July 2013 Huffington Post column , Ms.

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  8. Your Life as a TempleRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Christianity Today

    In the first-century Mediterranean world, people thought they knew where the gods lived when they were on earth. The gods dwelled in temples, holy places set apart for them and the rituals associated with their worship.

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  9. Little Miss Whiskey's Presents: Lamb Roast & the Burning of the Bock 3/21Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Frozen Tropics

    A photo from Flickr user chatirygirl . Used under a Creative Common License . Little Miss Whiskey's invites you to celebrate spring with a lamb roast and the ceremonial burning of the bock.

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  10. Status Update: We're Finally Going Home to New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Daily Kos

    You know the old curse about living in interesting times? It's been the story of my life since January 2014. First there was the Packhorse's heart surgery .

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  11. Pagan tools: The bellRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The history of the bell can be traced back thousands of years. Bells have many uses.

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  12. Harry Truman versus Billy GrahamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    "The only thing I can think that even remotely justifies Franklin Graham 's parochial view of our Muslim sisters and brothers is the mistaken belief that we live in something called a ' Christian nation .' But take it from a Christian, the United States of America is not a Christian nation.

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  13. Playwright derides 'mezuzah-kissers' as 'fools'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    The Israeli playwright Joshua Sobol on Monday derided "mezuzah-kissing" Jews as "fools" and likened Jewish Home party leader Naftali Bennett to the Nazis. The remarks came in defense of Israeli painter and political pundit Yair Garbuz, who caused an uproar for saying two days ago at a rally in Tel Aviv that "amulet kissers and pagan worshipers" are controlling the country.

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  14. Museums 101: Oregon Missionaries and SettlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Daily Kos

    The Oregon Historical Society in Portland, in an exhibit called "Oregon My Oregon" tells the state's history from its aboriginal inhabitants through the present day. Some of the displays tell the stories of the early Christian missionaries and the American settlers who flooded into the area from the Oregon Trail.

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  15. Public speaking challenging for teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Prince George Citizen

    A few years ago, my husband and I were tag-teaming tutoring one of my young cousins as she was in the final stages of her high school years. I was in charge of the liberal arts portion of the curricula and my husband looked after the hard sciences and maths while she looked after keeping us updated on her texting fights with her friends and of how excited she was about getting her licence and about graduating high school.

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  16. Don't pinch me pleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Saint Patrick's Day is a day of cultural and religious celebration although not a recognized holiday in the US. The day known as Feast of Saint Patrick is on March 17. This date is recognized as the death of patron of Ireland Saint Patrick .

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  17. Milo Minderbinder is Alive and Well and Working in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | American Reporter

    The question most likely to follow the name of the University of California at Berkeley physicist responsible for ruffling collars and generating tremendous banter amongst the physics community due to his new theory of gravity: A theory that may potentially re-champion the enlightenment absolutism of Newton. Interesting stuff considering that if the theory holds true it drastically restructures the conceptual understanding of the universe as we know it.

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  18. #9: GodsmackRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    The heart of Boston beats within its streets. Those roads set the scene for timeless Academy Award-winning stories including The Departed and The Fighter as well as for triumphant, tear-filled championship victories by The Red Sox, The Bruins, and The Celtics.

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  19. Bennett: Why Didn't Tzipi And Buji Condemn the Hate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Jewish Home chairman Naftali Bennett on Sunday slammed Zionist Camp heads Yitzhak Herzog and Tzipi Livni for failing to condemn the comments made by speakers at Saturday night's leftist rally in Tel Aviv. Among the worst examples, said Bennett, was leftist artist and author Yair Garbuz who made "inciting" and "hateful" comments about rightists, religious Jews, and others who were underrepresented among the largely middle class and upper middle class crowd that had gathered in Rabin Square to demand that "anyone but Bibi" - Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu be put in charge of the next government, said Bennett.

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  20. Have A Zest for Noble Deeds?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Magic City Morning Star

    "While defense is needed to win a championship, in today's NFL you need an offense that can score points, too," writes John Clayton, sportswriter for espn.com. Anyone who's been around sports for more than a weekend has heard remarks like this one.

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