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Texas Couple Accused of Holding Nigerian Nanny Captive for Two Years

Federal authorities have arrested a Texas husband and wife for allegedly forcing a 38-year-old Nigeria national to care for their five children over a two-year-period and never paying her. A statement from the Federal Bureau of Investigation alleges that Chudy … read more »

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Professor Who Said Christians, Muslims Share A God Is Leaving Christian College

A professor at an evangelical Christian college who was suspended for saying Christians and Muslims worship the same God will no longer be teaching at the school. As we’ve reported, Larycia Hawkins, an associate political science professor who had tenure … read more »

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Carson misses his intro at debate, stands awkwardly off stage

It was quite possibly the most awkward debate introduction in American history. As ABC moderators called the candidates out one by one, Ben Carson, apparently, failed to hear his name. So, he waited. And waited, as other candidates walked by … read more »

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Obama: ‘Jesus Is a Good Cure for Fear

(CNSNews.com) – Citing his own fears as president and as a parent, President Barack Obama said Thursday that fear can consume us, and its consequences can be “worse than any outward threat,” but “a good cure for fear” is Jesus. … read more »

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J.K. Rowling got in trouble for how she talks about Africa. Here’s why she may have been right.

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is embroiled in a controversy. Pottermore, her official website for all things Harry Potter, made a big announcement over the weekend, telling the world that there are wizarding schools in the United States, Japan and … read more »

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Jeb Bush begs town hall attendees to ‘please clap’

For Jeb Bush supporters who may be face-palm averse, you may want to look away. At a town hall event in New Hampshire on Tuesday, the former Florida governor and Republican presidential hopeful asked attendees to “please clap” after his … read more »

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Body of Mystic Monk in Crystal Coffin Goes on the Road for Holy Year

  The body of one of the most popular Roman Catholic saints, the mystic monk Padre Pio, began an overland journey in a crystal coffin on Wednesday to go on display at the Vatican. The Capuchin monk who died in … read more »

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This photo of Trump and his daughter is the most awkward thing you’ll see today

Donald Trump has always had a proudly creepy relationship with his daughter, Ivanka. A photo, initially taken in 1996 but which recently made rounds on the Internet, shows the presidential hopeful with his daughter, Ivanka, sitting on his lap. In … read more »

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China is cracking down on Christians

One of the most prominent Protestant figures in China, the Rev. Gu Yuese, has been detained, along with his wife, and held incommunicado as part of what Chinese evangelical leaders say is a broad official crackdown in China on what … read more »

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