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Pastor Arthur Price Jr., preaches during a 16th Street Baptist church service, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, in Birmingham, Ala. Price told the mostly black congregation that Alabama's U.S. Senate election is too important to skip. "There's too much at stake for us to stay home," Price said of Tuesday's election. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
December 10, 2017 - 7:09 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's race for U.S. Senate settled into church for worship on Sunday, with the minister at a historic black congregation calling the race a life-or-death matter for equal rights, conservatives standing by Republican Roy Moore and others feeling unsettled in the middle...
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November 25, 2017 - 3:16 pm
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The funeral for an Atlanta-based rapper who was killed with a cousin has been held in his home town in Alabama. Funeral director Washalyn Steele of E.G. Cummings Memorial Funeral Home says the service for Edward Reeves was held Saturday at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in...
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Former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore speaks at a revival, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, in Jackson, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
November 15, 2017 - 6:01 am
JACKSON, Ala. (AP) — Taking the pulpit at a Baptist revival at a south Alabama church, Republican Roy Moore quoted lengthy Bible passages and made only passing reference to the allegations against him of sexual misconduct with teenagers. The former judge found a brief refuge Tuesday night from the...
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August 05, 2017 - 4:02 pm
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — A coastal church in Georgia plans to reopen for its first Sunday service in 10 months after Hurricane Matthew last fall sent smelly floodwaters surging into its sanctuary and adjourning buildings. It's been a slow rebuilding and recovery period for Cavalry Baptist Church in...
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June 14, 2017 - 10:29 am
PHOENIX (AP) — A national meeting of Southern Baptists will consider condemning the political movement known as the "alt-right" amid an uproar over the denomination's commitment to confronting prejudice. Leaders of the faith group initially refused to take up a proposal that they repudiate the...
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June 13, 2017 - 8:05 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Tensions over the U.S. presidential election were on display at the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention. The denomination is home to prominent evangelical supporters of President Donald Trump. The faith group is also home to some of Trump's most vocal evangelical...
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Authorities investigate after a deadly crash involving a van carrying church members and a pickup truck on U.S. 83 outside Garner State Park in northern Uvalde County, Texas, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. The group of senior adults from First Baptist Church of New Braunfels, Texas, was returning from a retreat when the crash occurred, a church statement said. (Zeke MacCormack/The San Antonio Express-News via AP)
March 29, 2017 - 11:35 pm
UVALDE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a Texas crash of a church bus and a pickup truck in which 13 people were killed and two injured (all times local): 10:20 p.m. Authorities say a 13th passenger from a church bus has died after the bus and a pickup truck collided head-on on a Texas highway. Texas...
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This aerial image made from a video provided by KABB/WOAI shows a deadly crash involving a van carrying church members and a pickup truck on U.S. 83 outside Garner State Park in northern Uvalde County, Texas, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. The group of senior adults from First Baptist Church of New Braunfels, Texas, was returning from a retreat when the crash occurred, a church statement said. (KABB/WOAI via AP) SAN ANTONIO OUT
March 29, 2017 - 11:29 pm
UVALDE, Texas (AP) — A small shuttle bus carrying Texas church members home from a retreat collided head-on with a pickup truck, killing 13 people and injuring two others Wednesday on a two-lane highway in southwestern Texas, officials said. All of the victims who died were senior adults who...
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This aerial image made from a video provided by KABB/WOAI shows a deadly crash involving a van carrying church members and a pickup truck on U.S. 83 outside Garner State Park in northern Uvalde County, Texas, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. The group of senior adults from First Baptist Church of New Braunfels, Texas, was returning from a retreat when the crash occurred, a church statement said. (KABB/WOAI via AP) SAN ANTONIO OUT
March 29, 2017 - 9:13 pm
UVALDE, Texas (AP) — A small shuttle bus carrying Texas church members home from a retreat collided head-on with a pickup truck, killing 12 people and injuring three others Wednesday on a two-lane highway in southwestern Texas, officials said. All of the victims who died were senior adults who...
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March 29, 2017 - 8:20 pm
UVALDE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a Texas crash of a church bus and a pickup truck in which 12 people were killed and three injured (all times local): 7:20 p.m. A state trooper says all 12 people killed when a small church bus and a pickup truck collided in Texas were senior adults who were...
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