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AP-NORC Poll: Americans rarely seek guidance from clergy

Jul. 8, 2019 9:22 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Timothy Buchanan says he never consults clergy about important decisions, but it's not for lack of faith: He regularly attends a nondenominational Christian church near his home. Buchanan, 41, is not alone. A large majority of Americans make important decisions without calling on religious...

AP names Sally Stapleton to manage new global religion team

Jun. 21, 2019 10:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sally Stapleton, an award-winning editor, photojournalist and newsroom leader, has been tapped to direct global religion coverage for The Associated Press, overseeing a new team that will report on faith and its influence throughout the world. The appointment was announced Friday by Sarah...