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October 18, 2018 6:01 PM Justice Neil Gorsuch’s Speech to Catholic Group Closed to the Media

Recent weeks have seen other Supreme Court justices allow coverage of their remarks at events WASHINGTON—Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch’s doctoral study on a conservative philosophy called natural law is a prime reason right-leaning legal thinkers recommended him to President Trump. But the public won’t have a chance to learn the jurist’s latest 64

October 16, 2018 10:23 PM Nevada brothel owner, dubbed 'Trump from Pahrump,' dies: sheriff

(Reuters) - The brothel-owning, evangelical Christian-backed Republican Nevada state legislature candidate who nicknamed himself the “Trump from Pahrump,” died on Tuesday, a local sheriff’s office said. Dennis Hof, 72, styled himself as America’s best-known pimp, a strip-club owner who ran multiple brothels. His political rise reflected fundamental changes 89

October 15, 2018 9:00 AM Australia Seeks to Ban Schools From Expelling Gay Students After Public Outcry

Australia will ban schools from expelling gay students after a leaked report revealed the practice was enforced at some religious schools, according to Agence France-Presse. The report, commissioned to pacify the ruling coalition’s conservative wing, focused on laws that allow private and faith-based schools in some states to discriminate against homosexual 114

October 15, 2018 2:38 AM How Christian Yelich Went From Good to Great

The Brewers star transformed into a leading MVP candidate by making subtle tweaks to add power without losing his identity as a ground-ball hitter Christian Yelich seemed like a good candidate to join baseball’s “fly-ball revolution” as he arrived for his first spring training with the Milwaukee Brewers earlier this year. He connected with the ball very hard—but into the dirt. Yelich 58

October 14, 2018 11:12 PM Merkel’s Allies in Bavaria Hit With Worst Election Showing Since 1950

Poor results for the Christian Social Union and Social Democratic Party raise questions about the German chancellor’s shaky coalition MUNICH—Germany’s political fragmentation deepened after allies of Angela Merkel took a beating in a crucial regional election in Bavaria, raising questions about how long the chancellor can keep control of her brittle 68

October 13, 2018 2:48 PM Trump to meet with freed American pastor Andrew Brunson in Oval Office

President Trump will meet with freed American pastor Andrew Brunson in the Oval Office Saturday afternoon -- and insisted that there was “no deal” made with Turkey for Brunson’s release. Brunson was imprisoned in October 2016 due to his alleged ties to an outlawed group as part of a crackdown on a failed coup in Turkey against President Recep Erdogan’s 109

October 13, 2018 2:30 PM Centre Party says will not back Moderates government proposal

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden’s Centre Party will not support the Moderates’ proposal of forming a government without all other parties in its bloc and the centre-right alliance bloc member should withdraw its proposal, party leader Annie Loof said on Saturday. The Moderates said on Friday it was prepared to form a government without all other parties 71

October 13, 2018 1:30 PM Sweden's Liberals say against Moderates and Christian Democrats government

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden’s Liberal Party will not back a government made up of center-right Alliance bloc members the Moderates and Christian Democrats, leader Jan Bjorklund wrote in Swedish daily Aftonbladet on Saturday. Moderates Leader Ulf Kristersson said on Friday that it was prepared to form a government without other parties in its bloc marking 63

October 12, 2018 2:48 PM German Voters Set to Punish Merkel’s Conservative Bloc

Projected election losses in the prosperous regions of Bavaria and Hesse risk destabilizing chancellor’s fragile government and jeopardizing her leadership BERLIN—Elections in two of Germany’s most prosperous regions are likely to diminish Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc and further destabilize her fragile government, potentially even jeopardizing 71

October 12, 2018 2:16 PM Trump says hopes to have U.S. pastor Brunson home soon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday said he hoped U.S. Christian pastor Andrew Brunson would be home safe soon, shortly after a Turkish court ruled to release him after a two-year detention. “My thoughts and prayers are with Pastor Brunson, and we hope to have him safely back home soon,” Trump wrote on Twitter. A Turkish court passed 80