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Ernest LuningErnest LuningFebruary 24, 20183min750

Khizr Khan, the Gold Star father who came under attack from Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign after offering to lend the Republican a copy of the Constitution, will appear at a rally on Tuesday for Jason Crow, a Democrat challenging U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman in Colorado's 6th Congressional District, Crow's campaign said Friday.


Brent Briggeman, The GazetteSeptember 27, 20178min9760

The NFL’s national anthem protest has virtually no chance of reaching the Air Force Academy. First, the Falcons almost always remain in the locker room during the playing of the anthem. Second, unlike the football-playing citizens who are utilizing their First Amendment rights to sit or kneel during the anthem, members of the military are required by rule to follow a precise set of instructions when the song is played.


Robert Barnes, The Washington PostSeptember 26, 20175min5330

There are dozens, perhaps hundreds, of people who will file friends-of-the-court briefs to advise the Supreme Court on how to settle the dispute between the gay Colorado couple seeking a wedding cake to celebrate their marriage and the baker who refused them, citing his religious beliefs. But only one amicus brief longs for technology that would enable “touch, smell and taste.”