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: Doctors cure second baby born with HIV

Newsworthy
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 3/06/14, 01:15 pm

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Associated Press/Photo by Luis M. Alvarez

Latest delay probably won't soften the Obamacare blow

Healthcare
by Lynde Langdon & Jim Henry
Posted 3/06/14, 10:38 am

The White House announced Wednesday another delay to a key provision of the Affordable Care Act, this time beyond the next two elections. Republicans accused President Barack Obama of manipulating the law to shield vulnerable Democrats from voter backlash over the least popular part of Obamacare. Leaders in the insurance industry say the move further destabilizes a market already thrown into a tailspin by the healthcare overhaul.

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Photo courtesy of CharlotteONE

An un-church tries to connect churches and young adults

Religion
by Christina Darnell & Lynde Langdon
Posted 3/04/14, 02:45 pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—This town has more than 800 churches, but many of them struggle to reach the vast population of twenty- and thirty-something residents. One group seems to be figuring it out, though. On the first and third Tuesdays of the month, more than 400 young adults convene at First United Methodist Church on Tryon Street for CharlotteONE, a citywide ministry to young adults.

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