Nowhere is the opinion divide on gay marriage sharper than in the nation's religious communities. And last week's same-sex marriage ruling will do little to bring agreement on the definition of marriage, a social and religious touchstone that has torn apart families, congregations and entire dioceses.
Michigan and Florida alone can't save Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign. Interviews with those considering how to handle the two states' banished convention delegates found little interest in the former first lady's best-case scenario. Her position, part of a formidable comeback challenge, is that all the delegates be seated in accordance with their disputed primaries.
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Seems that one person's smut is another person's morning latte.
A Christian group based in San Diego found grounds for outrage over the new retro-style logo for Starbucks Coffee.
An HIV-positive man convicted of spitting into the eye and mouth of a Dallas police officer has been sentenced to 35 years in prison.
Willie Campbell, who the jury said used his saliva as a deadly weapon, will have to serve half his sentence before becoming eligible for parole.
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Keynote Speaker: Rev. Dr. Miguel De La Torre
NORTH BALTIMORE — A few years ago, North Baltimore was pumped and primed to bring new businesses to town.
PHILADELPHIA - A half-dozen police officers kicked and beat three men pulled from a car during a traffic stop as a TV helicopter taped the confrontation.
The video, shot by WTXF-TV, shows three police cars stopping a car Monday, two days after a city officer was shot to death responding to a bank robbery.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- John McCain has long rankled social conservatives with his stance on issues such as campaign finance reform and support for some embryonic stem cell research. On Tuesday, he sought to reassure those voters of his conservative credentials as he outlined his philosophy for appointing judges to the federal bench.
Rev. Al Sharpton To Lead Citywide “Slowdown” And “Pray In” Tomorrow
• Reverend Al Sharpton will lead a citywide "pray-in" tomorrow at six locations around New York City.
• Participants in tomorrow’s "pray-ins" should be prepared to go to jail to protest the acquittals of the three detectives.
This week's edition of the Toledo View...
In celebration of Mother's Day this month, we have interviews with:
Shenikwa Stratford, NBC 24 News Anchor and Robin Ross, Mary Kay Director.
We also have an interview with:
Greg Dempsey, Central Catholic High School Football Head Coach.
Just as Senator Barack Obama has spent this week trying to stem the damage to his campaign from statements by his former pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah A. Wright Jr., the small, theologically liberal Protestant denomination both men belong to, the United Church of Christ, has been grappling with the impact of the controversy upon its members.
TAMPA — Senator John McCain, detailing his plan to solve the nation’s health care crisis, called Tuesday for federal intervention with the states to assure coverage for people who have been denied insurance.
Regardless of where you sit, there's something for everybody today.
Chaos over Ron Paul cuts short gathering
BY ANJEANETTE DAMON •• April 27, 2008
If the federal government hoped that hundreds of dollars in tax rebates will nurse the ailing economy back to health, there may be a problem.
Several area residents said yesterday - the first day that economic stimulus checks were to begin showing up in American's bank accounts - that they likely wouldn't use the money to make new purchases.
This week on the Toledo View:
Judge Tim Kuhlman talks about crime in Toledo, Stryker Corrections Center, racism within the justice system, and so much more!
Also controversial editorials entitled:
"Toledo, A City With a Lust For Titles and Accolades"
"Why I Hate Black People"
"God Damn America, The Truth"
"The Media Is Full Of Dirty Tricks"
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Programs teaching U.S. schoolchildren to abstain from sex have not cut teen pregnancies or sexually transmitted diseases or delayed the age at which sex begins, health groups told Congress on Wednesday.
By creating a healing wave of calm around the planet, World T'ai Chi & Qigong Day paints a vision of possibility for humanity each year. Subtly, quietly, providing a profound example to millions who participate or experience it through the media. An annual healing event has quietly spread across the planet. Millions worldwide have experienced the healing benefits of T'ai Chi & Qigong.
By MARCUS KABEL, AP Business Writer 1 hour, 1 minute ago
The two biggest U.S. warehouse retail chains are limiting how much rice customers can buy because of what Sam's Club, a division of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., called on Wednesday "recent supply and demand trends."
The broader chain of Wal-Mart stores has no plans to limit food purchases, however.
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In the interview, TPS Superintendent, John Foley - Sets the record straight about TPS, Scott High School and much more!
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