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3:15 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

The Florida Church Whose Worshippers Are All Tourists

A map image shows the exterior of the Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe, a church that serves tourists visiting Walt Disney World in Florida.
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Originally published on Mon April 21, 2014 12:47 pm

Easter Sunday is a busy time for many Christian churches. And for one Florida church, "busy" only begins to describe it. The Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe has no permanent members, but it will host tens of thousands of worshippers today.

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Law
12:34 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

Supreme Court Rules On Race-Based College Admissions

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The Supreme Court this morning, upheld a ban on using racial preferences in admissions to the public universities of Michigan. The ban was enacted by referendum as an amendment to the state constitution in 2006 and struck down by a lower court. Today, the justices voted 6-to-2 to say the federal courts could not do that and the ban had to stand.

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Medical Marijuana
9:32 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Marijuana Petitioners To Supporters: Thanks For The Signature, Now Give Us Your Vote

CANNABIS CLINIC -- This is one in Colorado, where marijuana was legalized in 2012. Floridians will only decide whether to allow limited medical uses.

Originally published on Tue April 22, 2014 2:34 pm

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Solar Energy
9:32 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Florida Lawmakers Ready To Strike Popular Energy Rebate Program From The Books

Homes and businesses using solar panels like these were eligible for rebates under a state program that ended in 2010.

Originally published on Tue April 22, 2014 12:01 am

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Around the Nation
7:42 am
Tue April 22, 2014

49ers Fans Seeing Red Over Transit Color Proposal

Originally published on Tue April 22, 2014 12:34 pm

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