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Arkansas lawmakers have given final approval to a religious-freedom bill that has drawn sharp criticism from opponents who say it opens the door to state-sanctioned discrimination against gays and lesbians.
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Indiana governor wants changes to religious-objections law

Tom Davies and Andrew Demillo, Associated Press  |  posted 9 minutes ago
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Tuesday that he wants legislation on his desk by the end of the week to clarify that the state's new religious-freedom law does not allow discrimination against gays and lesbians.
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Religious freedom laws not used against gays in the past

Rachel Zoll and David Crary, Associated Press  |  posted Mar 31st - 1:21pm
Religious freedom laws like the one causing an uproar in Indiana have never been successfully used to defend discrimination against gays — and have rarely been used at all, legal experts say.
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Explosion of faith-based films has Hollywood taking note

Angie Denison  |  posted Mar 30th - 9:49pm
A recent explosion and success of faith-based films in Hollywood like "God is Not Dead," "Son of God" and "Noah," indicates audiences are hungry for this type of entertainment, and Hollywood producers are taking note.
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Indiana lawmakers try to quiet firestorm surrounding new law

Tom Davies, Associated Press  |  posted Mar 30th - 9:20pm
Gov. Mike Pence called off public appearances Monday and sports officials planned an "Indy Welcomes All" campaign ahead of this weekend's NCAA Final Four in Indianapolis as lawmakers scrambled to quiet the firestorm over a new law that has much of the country portraying Indiana as a state of intolerance.
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Graven images: 2nd look at the 10 Commandments in modern society

Mark Kellner  |  posted Mar 30th - 8:17pm
The Deseret News National Edition is back this year with a second look at each of the Ten Commandments in modern society.
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White House says Indiana law is different from federal one

The Associated Press  |  posted 34 minutes ago
The White House doesn't agree with the statement by Indiana's governor that his state's new religious-freedom law is just like a federal law from more than 20 years ago.
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Iraq premier: Troops in center of Islamic State-held Tikrit

Qassim Abdul-Zahra and Sameer N. Yacoub, Associated Press  |  posted Mar 31st - 12:53pm
Iraqi forces battled Islamic State militants holed up in downtown Tikrit, going house to house Tuesday in search of snipers and booby traps, and the prime minister said security forces had reached the heart of the city.
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Vatican hopes to avoid financial scandal during Jubilee year

Nicole Winfield, Associated Press  |  posted Mar 31st - 12:44pm
The Vatican finance minister said Tuesday he hopes to avoid financial scandal with the upcoming Jubilee Year, saying the plans will be subject to new Vatican procedures to ensure they follow international standards for transparency and accountability.
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Catholics in San Francisco rally against 'morality clauses'

The Associated Press  |  posted Mar 31st - 7:51am
Hundreds of students, teachers and supporters marched in San Francisco and delivered petitions opposing the archbishop's so-called morality clauses at four Catholic high schools.
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Canada approves extension and expansion of IS mission

Rob Gillies, Associated Press  |  posted Mar 30th - 7:01pm
Canada's Parliament has approved a one-year extension of military mission against the Islamic State group that includes airstrikes on targets in Syria.
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Muslim family carves chair for Pope Francis' Bosnia visit

Amel Emric, Associated Press  |  posted Mar 30th - 4:21pm
Salem Hajdarovac says he didn't sleep for a week when he heard his workshop had been granted the honor of carving a special chair that Pope Francis will sit on during his visit to Bosnia.
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