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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Democrats agree to participate in GOP-led Benghazi panel

by Kent Covington & Lynde Langdon
Posted 5/21/14, 03:38 pm

House Democrats have decided to participate in the Republican-led inquiry into the Sept. 11, 2012 attack on Americans in Benghazi, Libya. In a brief statement, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said she will appoint the full complement of five Democrats to the 12-member panel, tapping lawmakers who have been deeply involved in previous congressional investigations of the attack that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three others.

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Midday Roundup: Answering for American drone strike deaths

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 5/21/14, 12:09 pm

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After an easy court win, gay marriages begin in Oregon

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 5/19/14, 03:55 pm

U.S. District Judge Michael McShane today declared Oregon’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional. At least one county office immediately started issuing marriage licenses to gay couples who were waiting to wed.

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