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March 2, 1996 | RONALD BROWNSTEIN, TIMES POLITICAL WRITER
What happened in the Evangel Cathedral here this week was something senior pastor Houston Miles could not have imagined when he opened his first church in this weathered textile town 27 years ago. On Wednesday, about 800 people filed into this sprawling facility just off a bustling interstate to cheer the words of a Catholic: Patrick J. Buchanan.
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March 2, 1996 | RONALD BROWNSTEIN, TIMES POLITICAL WRITER
What happened in the Evangel Cathedral here this week was something senior pastor Houston Miles could not have imagined when he opened his first church in this weathered textile town 27 years ago. On Wednesday, about 800 people filed into this sprawling facility just off a bustling interstate to cheer the words of a Catholic: Patrick J. Buchanan.
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January 23, 1988 | PAULA SPAN, The Washington Post
The commercials in question use an ancient advertising device--testimonials from satisfied customers. There is the gray-haired man in the muffler talking about how lonely Christmas used to be. "Coming back changed all that," he says, now surrounded by carolers. There's the 30ish woman talking about her confusion after the divorce. "Thank God I had enough sense to come home," she smiles. "It's good to be back," says another cheery soul.
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January 23, 1988 | PAULA SPAN, The Washington Post
The commercials in question use an ancient advertising device--testimonials from satisfied customers. There is the gray-haired man in the muffler talking about how lonely Christmas used to be. "Coming back changed all that," he says, now surrounded by carolers. There's the 30ish woman talking about her confusion after the divorce. "Thank God I had enough sense to come home," she smiles. "It's good to be back," says another cheery soul.
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July 5, 1993 | DAVID G. SAVAGE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The final weeks of this year's Supreme Court term showed that conservatives may be able to control many decisions, even if President Clinton replaces three aging justices. In a year when moderate conservatives, who appeared to be shifting to the center during the court's previous term, largely re-established themselves as part of a conservative majority, the dissent often came from those justices most likely to leave the court during Clinton's term.
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December 28, 1985 | RUSSELL CHANDLER, Times Religion Writer
The worldwide religious struggle against apartheid in South Africa was among the top 1985 religion news stories, as ranked by religion writers and other church specialists. The effort against the system of racial separation, which caused confrontations with church leaders in South Africa and provoked hundreds of arrests for demonstrating at U.S. consulates, was picked as the top story in a year-end poll of members of the Religion Newswriters Assn.
OPINION
December 11, 2007 | John Kenney, John Kenney is a writer in New York.
Good evening. Thank you for giving me the time to make clear my views on my very personal beliefs on religion, video of which is available on our website watchmepray.com. Let me make something clear.
NEWS
August 21, 1998 | ART PINE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The United States launched a series of surprise missile strikes against terrorist bases in Afghanistan and an alleged weapons facility in Sudan on Thursday, contending they had been instrumental in the Aug. 7 bombings of two U.S. embassies in East Africa and were about to become the launching points for other attacks on Americans worldwide. The U.S. attacks, carried out with 75 to 100 Tomahawk cruise missiles launched from U.S.
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