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Software turns smartphones into tools for medical research

Jody Kearns doesn't like to spend time obsessing about her Parkinson's disease. The 56-year-old dietitian from Syracuse, New York, had to give up bicycling because the... Read more »

July 27, 2015


Can government squeeze raisin growers? Justices have doubts about post-World War II-era program

A post-World War II-era program that forces raisin producers to give part of their annual crop to the government could soon be a relic of history. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Elder Holland calls on Christians to unite to counter trends harming faith, family and religious freedom

Speaking at the 10th anniversary of the Fish Interfaith Center at Chapman University, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the LDS Church's Quorum of the Twelve Apostles said... Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015


In a bind, Republicans offer vote on Homeland Security bill

Struggling to escape a trap of their own making, Republicans offered on Tuesday to permit a Senate vote on Homeland Security funding without the immigration provisions... Read more »

Feb. 24, 2015


California's ban of Scout-affiliated judges flies in the face of religious freedoms

The California Supreme Court's unanimous decision to prohibit state judges from belonging to the Boy Scouts on grounds that the BSA discriminates against gays comes... Read more »

Feb. 5, 2015


Keystone XL pipeline wins Senate vote in victory for GOP, McConnell

After weeks of unusually robust debate, the Senate on Thursday approved legislation to expedite construction of the massive Keystone XL pipeline, brushing aside... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2015


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