Lynde Langdon

Lynde is a WORLD Digital’s managing editor and reports on popular and fine arts. She lives in Wichita, Kan., with her husband and two daughters. Follow Lynde on Twitter @lmlangdon.

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Midday Roundup: The South repels UAW incursion

Newsworthy
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/17/14, 01:10 pm

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Associated Press/Photo by Patrick Semansky

Your guide to the Olympics at the halfway point

2014 Winter Olympics
by Andrew Branch & Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/15/14, 11:20 am

One week into the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, controversy has given way to sport. Fears of terrorism have been assuaged as tens of thousands of Russian security officers keep their eyes peeled. And Russia’s treatment of homosexuals hasn’t been much of an issue, either. Gay members of the U.S. delegation, said they found Russians “friendly.”

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Medical marijuana no longer a drag in conservative south

Health
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 2/15/14, 09:30 am

Dustin Chandler wants to change his daughter’s life, and he needs a marijuana derivative to do it. Two-year-old Carly has a neurological and epileptic disorder that keeps her from walking, talking, or feeding herself. She suffers from regular seizures.

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