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Jeff Katz
January 14, 2020 - 4:54 pm
Liberty University President Jerry Falwell, Jr. told radio host Todd Starnes on Monday that if Virginia Democrats persist with their gun grab, he will call for "civil disobedience." Falwell said, "I’m pretty sure I’m going to call for civil disobedience if the Democrats go through with this."...
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September 25, 2019 - 5:36 pm
By SARAH RANKIN and ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The accrediting body that oversees Liberty University has asked the college for more information about recent news reports that have questioned President Jerry Falwell Jr.'s leadership style and personal business interests, a...
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September 10, 2019 - 4:37 pm
By SARAH RANKIN and ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. said Tuesday that he is asking the FBI to investigate what he called a "criminal" smear campaign orchestrated against him by several disgruntled former board members and employees...
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December 18, 2018 - 2:23 pm
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — A Virginia museum has halted plans to display a battle flag used by a Confederate regiment during the Civil War. The News & Advance reports the Lynchburg Museum's advisory board raised concerns about its history and associations when Museum Director Ted Delaney notified...
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November 24, 2018 - 9:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Liberty University has announced that first lady Melania Trump will participate in a "town hall" discussion at Liberty University next week about the opioid epidemic. Also participating in the Nov. 28 event will be Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, Health and Human...
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September 25, 2018 - 2:01 pm
By MAE ANDERSON , AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick that debuted just as the football season was about to begin. But the shoe maker's stock is up and sales have been steady. The furor seems to...
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