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'Mother Emanuel' Church Suffers A New Loss In Charleston

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 11:14am

The church that was the scene of Wednesday's mass shooting has survived a string of challenges, from racism to an earthquake. Emanuel took its current name at the end of the Civil War.

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Don't Know Much About History? Read A Romance

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 11:03am

Pick up a historical romance and you'll find more than a pleasant read. Often, you'll find a new connection to people, places and history-- for example, the Battle of Waterloo, 200 years ago today.

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Surprise! Some Job-Based Health Plans Don't Cover Hospitalization

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 10:51am

Better read the fine print of your health insurance policy. An unlucky woman in Minnesota learned her policy was woefully skimpy only after she fell while walking her dogs, and faced a $19,000 bill.

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Slain Charleston Church Pastor Heard Calling At Early Age

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 10:29am

The Rev. Clementa Pinckney, who was also a state senator, was among nine people killed in a shooting Wednesday. In 2001, he said he was called to preach at age 13 and wanted "to make a difference."

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High Court Rules Specialty License Plates Constitute 'Government Speech'

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 10:27am

In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court sided with the state of Texas, which refused to issue a plate for members of the Sons of Confederate Veterans that featured a Confederate battle flag.

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Song Premiere: Adult Mom, 'Told Ya So'

Thu, 06/18/2015 - 10:11am

Upbeat, electronic-laced folk pop deals deeply and thoughtfully with queer identity.

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