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Indiana governor wants changes to religious-objections law

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Tuesday that he wants legislation on his desk by the end of the week to clarify that the state's new religious-freedom law does not allow discrimination against gays and lesbians....
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Religious freedom laws not used against gays in the past

NEW YORK (AP) -- Religious freedom laws like the one causing an uproar in Indiana have never been successfully used to defend discrimination against gays - and have rarely been used at all, legal experts say....
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Defense rests in 1st phase of Boston Marathon bombing trial

BOSTON (AP) -- Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev rested their case in his federal death penalty trial Tuesday, a day after they began presenting testimony designed to show his late older brother was the mastermind of the 2013 terror attack....
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Foreign adoptions by Americans reach lowest mark since 1982

NEW YORK (AP) -- The number of foreign children adopted by U.S. parents dropped by 9 percent last year to the lowest level since 1982, according to new State Department figures....
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Police: Prisoner who stole gun, fled hospital found in DC

WASHINGTON (AP) -- An inmate in a hospital for treatment after a suicide attempt overpowered a guard, took her gun, escaped and carjacked two vehicles Tuesday, setting off a frenzied search that ended nine hours later with his capture as he got off a bus in the nation's capital....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think Indiana's Religious Free Restoration Act is fine the way it is written or should it be clarified to make sure it isn't used by business owners to exclude gay and lesbian customers from services? <More Info>

Fine-Way It Is:
Needs Clarification:
Fine-Way It Is:
65%
Needs Clarification:
35%
Total Votes: 7,490

Yesterday's Poll

Should Democrats win back the majority in the Senate in 2016, would Senator Chuck Schumer be a good choice for the majority leader?

No:
65%
Yes:
35%
Total Votes: 8,871