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The Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant denomination in the country, wrapped up its annual meeting Wednesday on a partisan tone. The featured speaker was Vice President Pence, who spoke of the day he accepted Jesus Christ as his savior and of the importance of prayer, but mostly delivered a speech fit for a campaign rally.

World Cup Preview

Jun 14, 2018

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The World Cup that is beginning today in Moscow will not feature the team that lost this game.

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UNIDENTIFIED ANNOUNCER: It is over. Trinidad, with nothing to play for, has dethroned the United States, knocking them out...

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Here's a promise President Trump made on the campaign trail in 2016.

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And I'm Rachel Martin in Singapore, where history has unfolded. It began with a handshake. President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea, then signed what they described as a historic agreement.

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The significance of this day has been undeniable. The leaders of the United States and North Korea met in person for the first time.

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