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    BU student helps orphans feel loved, secure in Russia

BU student helps orphans feel loved, secure in Russia

Seven women with no knowledge of how to speak Russian set out for four weeks in St. Petersburg, Russia, to teach the Bible lessons to orphans, all part of the Buckner International faith-based ministry.

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    Law school receives financial aid to give legal help to local veterans

Law school receives financial aid to give legal help to local veterans

Thousands of veterans in Waco are able to receive monthly pro bono work from the Baylor School of Law thanks to a state grant.

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    Islamic State releases third video

Islamic State releases third video

The Islamic State on Monday posted a third video featuring imprisoned British journalist John Cantlie, this one mocking President Barack Obama’s Sept. 10 speech in which he laid out his strategy for confronting the group.

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    Baylor grads share passion for deaf community

Baylor grads share passion for deaf community

Three Baylor graduates following separate career paths and living in three different parts of the world have two things in common — a passion for the deaf community and an attribution to Baylor for their success.

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    Navajo Nation reaches $554 million settlement with federal government

Navajo Nation reaches $554 million settlement with federal government

The Navajo Nation is poised to receive $554 million from the federal government over allegations of mismanagement of tribal resources in the largest settlement of its kind for an American Indian tribe.

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Professor says being deaf is not a handicap

While people who speak multiple languages are often thought of as diverse, people who use American Sign Language are sometimes thought of as disabled, a perception the deaf community would like to change.

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    Professor traces deaf legacy back to Nazi Germany

Professor traces deaf legacy back to Nazi Germany

Decades ago in Nazi Germany, a man had to make a life-altering choice — carry out his duties as a soldier and stay true to what he believed to be right for his country, or abandon his ideology in order to protect his family.

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    Panel to discuss Middle East

Panel to discuss Middle East

Due to recent religious conflicts occurring in the Middle East, Baylor’s Institute for Faith and Learning is convening a panel discussion to give students and faculty a better understanding of the current crisis.

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    Perry’s prosecutor now facing charges in Texas court

Perry’s prosecutor now facing charges in Texas court

The special prosecutor who secured two felony abuse of power indictments against Gov. Rick Perry is facing his own legal problems after a decision by Texas’ highest criminal court to renew a contempt of court case against him.

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    International panel meets to discuss Middle East

International panel meets to discuss Middle East

A panel featuring special international guests discussed issues from around the world Wednesday afternoon.

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