Emily Belz

Emily is a senior reporter for WORLD Magazine based in New York City. Follow Emily on Twitter @emlybelz.

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Registering 73 times

Politics | Ohioan Freddie Johnson testifies he registered to vote 73 times under pressure from group ACORN
by Emily Belz
Posted 10/14/08, 12:00 am

The Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) is in the midst of a voter registration fraud hailstorm in several states, Ohio foremost among them as a swing state in the presidential election.

ACORN, a national organization which promotes voter registration, is also under investigation in North Carolina, Nevada, Minnesota, Texas, Missouri, Louisiana, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and Florida.

Yesterday two Ohioans testified to the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections that they registered to vote multiple times

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President Bush, allies seek joint resolution of financial crisis

Economy | With the financial crisis spreading worldwide, international leaders meet at the White House
by Emily Belz
Posted 10/11/08, 12:00 am

WASHINGTON-President Bush and foreign financial officials displayed joint resolve Saturday to combat the unfolding financial crisis, hoping to calm investors whose panic has spread despite bold and accelerating government action.

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Exhibiting creationism

Science | More than a year after its opening, Kentucky's Creation Museum continues to draw crowds and controversy
by Emily Belz
Posted 10/10/08, 12:00 am

A massive model of Noah's ark, towering dinosaurs, animatronics, and a state-of-the-art planetarium: The exhibits at the Creation Museum have drawn crowds from near and far, and drawn plenty of controversy, too.

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