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Afghan soldiers seek refuge in Pakistan after losing border military posts

Hundreds of Afghan army soldiers and civil officials have fled to neighbouring Tajikistan, Iran and Pakistan in recent weeks after Taliban offensives in border areas. The Afghan military commander requested refuge at the border crossing in Chitral in the north, the Pakistan army said in a statement, adding the soldiers were given safe passage into… Read More »

David Archuleta Says He’s “Not Sure” About Sexuality After Coming Out As Gay to His Family in 2014

David Archuleta made a brave post on Instagram about his sexuality. The American Idol alum shared his story during Pride Month about his sexuality and spiritual beliefs. “I like to keep to myself but also thought this was important to share because I know so many other people from religious upbringings feel the same way,”… Read More »

Many New Moms Get Kicked Off Medicaid 2 Months After Giving Birth. Illinois Will Change That.

The U.S. is the only industrialized nation in which the maternal death rate has been rising. Each year, about 700 deaths are due to pregnancy, childbirth or subsequent complications, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. When someone dies while pregnant or within a year of childbirth in Illinois, that’s considered a maternal death. Karen Tabb Dina is… Read More »