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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana's public schools would be allowed to teach creationism in science classes as long as they include origin of life theories from multiple religions under a proposal approved Tuesday by the state Senate. The Senate passed...
Tags: Politics, Scientology, Science, Elections, Genesis (music group)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The leader of the Indiana House Education Committee says a proposal specifically allowing public schools to teach creationism in science classes could be unworkable. The bill approved by the state Senate would permit creationism...
Tags: Scientology, Religion and Belief
The University of Notre Dame’s Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes, a religious shrine crafted by Victorian-era stone masons, got a boost this week from 21st-century technology. A crew used high-definition digital scanning equipment to capture three-...
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SOUTH BEND -- The Grotto of our Lady of Lourdes at the University of Notre Dame will be closed from 8 a.m. March 14 to 3 p.m. March 18 as part of a long-range maintenance and care plan for the religious shrine. During the temporary closure, candles will...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Katie Holmes has sued publishers of Star Magazine for libel over a magazine cover that insinuated she was a drug addict. Her attorney, Bert Fields, says in a statement that that the January cover that featured the headline...
SOUTH BEND — The Byzantine iconography covering the walls and dome inside Saint Andrew Greek Orthodox Church is extraordinary. But the purpose of this sacred art is often misunderstood, according to the Rev. George Konstantopoulos. He is priest of...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Not even the voice of Bart Simpson could convince Illinois lawmakers to approve a resolution aimed at teaching character in public schools because of its link to the Church of Scientology. The resolution endorsed a program...
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Hacienda admits it made a mistake. For the first time in the history of the South Bend-based restaurant company, billboards are being removed less than two weeks after Hacienda launched a new advertising campaign. Hacienda has instructed a local...
ST. JOHN, Ind. (AP) — A northwestern Indiana church plans to consecrate a three-story statue of the Virgin Mary that has been on tour around the Chicago area since 1999. The Post-Tribune reports that Chicago Cardinal Francis George will attend...
Headlines for Tuesday, May 21, 2013 RAY MANZAREK: Doors Co-Founder Dead at 74 Ray Manzarek, a founding Member of The Doors, has died at age 74. The keyboardist, born Raymond Daniel Manczarek, Jr., succumbed this afternoon (Monday) at the RoMed...
ReutersMay 19 (TheWrap.com) - The Weinstein Company's boutique label RADiUS has acquired North American rights to "Blue Ruin," which premiered on Saturday in the Cannes Festival's Director's Fortnight. An executive close to the deal told TheWrap that...
Tags: Movies, Zoe Bell, Politics, Murder, Rachel Nichols
Reuters* Pope makes first major speech on economic issues * Decries "tyranny" of the market, "cult of money" * Calls for ethical reforms of financial structures By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY, May 16 (Reuters) - Pope Francis issued a strong call for world...
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