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Putin And Berlusconi Pop A Cork On A Ukrainian Wine Dispute

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Set In Los Angeles, Greek Tragedy 'Medea' Gets A Modern Twist

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Evangelical Lutherans Urged Not to Discipline Gay Clergy

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Episcopalians Vote on Propriety of Gay Bishops

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Episcopalians Elect First Woman to Lead Church

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Arrest of Chicago Priest Renews Abuse Concerns

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DePaul University to Offer Minor in 'Queer Studies'

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U.S. Reaction to Vatican's Anti-Gay Push

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Wal-Mart Shoppers Hunt for 'Black Friday' Bargains

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Foundation Rewards Bible References in Media

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