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Supreme Court reconsiders separation of church and state

WASHINGTON — This week the U.S. Supreme Court took up a fresh review of the separation of church and state, the first time…

Jilted lover’s chem attack case reaches Supreme Court

Jilted lover’s chem attack case reaches Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — Can a jilted wife be charged in federal court for violating a treaty banning chemical weapons? Carol Ann Bond found out…

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WASHINGTON — Rightist members of Congress and others have long called for cutting social security or privatizing the public system that retirees need in the later years. With…

WASHINGTON – A judge accused of sending private text messages to help the prosecution in a criminal case has resigned her position. Texas Judge Elizabeth Corker allegedly sent…

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Washington considers cutting budget on backs of senior citizens

Washington considers cutting budget on backs of senior citizens

WASHINGTON — Rightist members of Congress and others have long called for cutting social security or privatizing the public system that retirees need in the later years. With…

California town uses eminent domain to negotiate fair home prices

California town uses eminent domain to negotiate fair home prices

WASHINGTON – More than half of Richmond, California’s homeowners have homes that are underwater, meaning their mortgages are greater than the value of their homes. This was one…

Congress grills Apple CEO Tim Cook about tax evasion practices

Congress grills Apple CEO Tim Cook about tax evasion practices

WASHINGTON – Apple CEO Tim Cook visited the Hill on Tuesday to answer questions regarding accusations his company took advantage of tax loopholes by using a shell company…

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Supreme Court would dismantle equality in the US if given chance

Supreme Court would dismantle equality in the US if given chance

WASHINGTON – Is the Supreme Court effectively dismantling affirmative action? Recent cases show a trend in this direction. Last year the Court did uphold the…

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Haiti sues the UN for cholera outbreak

Haiti sues the UN for cholera outbreak

By Carmen Russell-Sluchansky WASHINGTON – Victims of a Haiti cholera epidemic filed a lawsuit Wednesday demanding compensation…

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