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Teacher Questioned After Putting Religious Message On Public School Marquee

“READ, REST, GO TO CHURCH HE IS RISEN!” were the words apparently put up by a teacher in charge of the marquee at Darby Elementary.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/21/2014

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Passover Begins At Sundown

The home-based holiday celebrates what the Old Testament describes as God’s deliverance of the Israelites from slavery.

03/25/2013

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Interfaith Religious Leaders Hold Rally To Support ‘Occupy’ LA At City Hall

A diverse group of religious leaders from the Los Angeles interfaith community gave thanks for the “Occupy” movement on Friday.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/25/2011

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Ex-Obama Czar, Religious Leaders Rally Public To Ditch Big Banks

A former White House official is joining local religious leaders to encourage customers to take their money out of the nation’s biggest banks.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/02/2011

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Feds Settle Lawsuit Over Walnut Refusal To Build Zen Buddhist Center

The federal complaint alleged the city treated the Zen center differently because it was to be the first non-Christian religious center in Walnut.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/04/2011

Members of the Westboro Baptist Church in Kansas are known for their vehement anti-gay positions and for protesting at US soldiers' funerals. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Torrance Lawmaker’s Push To Limit Funeral, Religious Protests Passes Senate

The bill SB 888 requires groups like the Westboro Baptist church to stay 1,000 feet from a burial site, mortuary or place of worship.

06/01/2011

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‘Anti-Mutilation’ Group Calls For Santa Monica Ban On Male Circumcision

The ban, which would even extend to procedures performed for religious purposes, is aimed at supplementing existing California law that prohibits female genital mutilation and extending that protection to young boys.

05/25/2011

Authorities were questioning Reyna Marisol Chicas, the leader of a breakaway religious sect Sunday, trying to figure out why its 13 members went missing. (credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

Sect Leader ‘Sorry’ For Group’s Disappearance

In the end, the missing members of a Southland religious sect were found safely praying in a local park, but authorities say this isn’t the first time they’ve been notified about this group.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/20/2010