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Our culture and laws enabled Colorado’s Planned Parenthood shooter — whatever his motive

The Planned Parenthood shooter had easy access to guns and a movement dedicated to demonizing reproductive choice. Is his motive really a question?

World’s most ‘adorable drug kingpin’ is actually the daughter of Texas DEA head honcho

Owing to her privileged status, Sarah Furay has a very good chance to escape the ruinous punishment that would be inflicted on most defendants in her situation.
Donald Trump speaking at CPAC 2011 in Washington, D.C. (Gage Skidmore/ Flickr)

What will it take to stop Donald Trump?

Striding on stage to the triumphant strains of Nessun Dorma , Donald Trump has a surprisingly humble confession to make for someone defying all the laws of political gravity.

Here’s why good Christians do bad things to win converts

In their resolve to spread the good news that Jesus saves, some also do things that are mor
Colorado Springs Police Lt. Buckley speaks to reporters (Twitter)

‘It was mass chaos’: Robert Lewis Dear named as gunman in deadly assault on Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic

For Colorado residents, the day's events were horrible -- and all too familiar.
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‘F*CK THE KORAN. TRUMP FOR PRESIDENT’: NJ cop under investigation for profanity-laced rant

An internal investigation has been launched into a profanity-laden anti-Muslim Facebook rant that a sheriff’s officer allegedly posted last week.
Johnny Mounts

Mississippi man guns down Waffle House waitress after she asks him not to smoke

Police said Mount then pulled out a 9mm handgun he had concealed under his shirt and shot the 52-year-old waitress in the head.
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The not-so-virgin birth and the real origins of the Christmas story

Celestial messengers, natural wonders and a virgin birth establish the baby Jesus as someone special. Why does the rest of the New Testament ignore these auspicious beginnings?
Oklahoma City Police Officer Daniel Holtzclaw (KWTV)

Attorney defends alleged serial rapist cop by attacking the credibility of vulnerable black women

Four weeks into the trial of Daniel Holtzclaw, a former Oklahoma City police officer charged with the sexual abuse or rape of 13 different women, the prosecution has drawn a picture of a predator who followed a cynical calculus.
Republican Presidential hopeful Donald Trump speaks as Ben Carson looks on during in the CNBC Republican Presidential Debate, October 28, 2015 in Boulder, Colorado (AFP Photo/Robyn Beck)

Republicans move to dump ‘fascist’ Donald Trump

Many say the populist crazy talk is typical of the White House primaries, but Republican frontrunner Donald Trump’s increasingly incendiary remarks are leading some conservatives ramp up attacks against him.
Donald Trump is leading the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination (AFP Photo/Joshua Lott)

Trump almost got it right: Some people were arrested for celebrating 9/11 — but they were Israeli

Several Israelis were arrested and eventually deported for acting suspiciously on 9/11.