Rachel Lynn Aldrich

Rachel is an assistant editor for WORLD Digital. She is a Patrick Henry College and World Journalism Institute graduate. Rachel resides with her husband in Wheaton, Ill.

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United States calls Iran to account

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 8/20/20, 06:42 pm

Russia and other members of the United Nations Security Council pushed back against the United States’ demand that the UN reinstate sanctions against Iran. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pointed to Iran’s violations of the 2015 nuclear deal and said the breach should immediately trigger a “snapback” of UN sanctions.

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Court declines to punish MacArthur, church

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 8/20/20, 06:20 pm

A California judge turned down Los Angeles County’s request to hold Pastor John MacArthur and Grace Community Church in contempt on Thursday.

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Unemployment ticks up

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 8/20/20, 11:48 am

After two weeks of decline, the number of Americans who applied for unemployment benefits last week rose to 1.1 million. The U.S. Department of Labor’s report on Thursday highlights the ongoing economic strain from the coronavirus pandemic five months after it started. The unemployment rate stands at 10.2 percent.

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