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Bill Nye Wins Over the Science Crowd at Evolution Debate

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Marijuana Refugees: Looking for a New Homes in Pot-Legal States

They are known as "marijuana refugees" -- people who have relocated or are planning to move because pot is now legal in some states.<p>Moriah Barnhart is one of them, though with two young children in tow, it wasn't something she had planned for.<p>But within weeks of her 2-year-old daughter, Dahlia, …


Central African Republic soldiers lynch man at army ceremony

JUBA, South Sudan -- The day was supposed to be a rousing moment of hope in a country convulsed by horrific sectarian violence: the Central African Republic, where children have been beheaded, mothers carrying babies on their backs have been gunned down and rampaging mobs have descended on their …

Vatican envoy rejects UN panel's critical verdict on clerical abuse scandal

Committee attacks church's handling of sex abuse allegations, but archbishop says findings are outdated and ideological<p>The leadership of the Roman Catholic church is engaged in a tense standoff with the United Nations after a damning report on the Holy See's handling of the clerical sex abuse …