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.

Associated Press/Photo by Dennis M. Rivera Pichardo

Puerto Ricans debate legitimacy of leader

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 8/05/19, 09:57 am

Outgoing Puerto Rican Gov. Ricardo Rosselló swore in his replacement Friday, but not everyone on the island accepts Pedro Pierluisi as the new governor. Rosselló had to do some constitutional gymnastics to justify Pierluisi’s appointment, and the Puerto Rican Senate is already taking steps to undo it.

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Associated Press/Photo by Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times

Dozens shot, at least 20 dead at Texas Walmart

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 8/03/19, 08:31 pm

Horrific details of the mass shooting that killed at least 20 people in El Paso, Texas, emerged Saturday afternoon and evening. Police said they believed most of the victims were shot at a Walmart near Cielo Vista Mall as back-to-school shoppers packed the store. El Paso Police Chief Greg Allen said many of the 26 people wounded had life-threatening injuries.

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Getty Images/Photo by Jesse Grant

Rap’s wedding album

Arts | Chance the Rapper promotes Christ-centered marriage
by Lynde Langdon
Posted 8/02/19, 04:10 pm

Chance the Rapper just put out a 1 hour, 17 minute rap album extolling the joys of marriage and family, but critics don’t seem to want to hear it.

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