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April 2, 2015 | 1:18AM EDT

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On Wednesday’s CBS Evening News, anchor Scott Pelley devoted a few moments after a news brief on the Iran deal negotiations to explaining the centuries-long divide between the Shia and Sunni branches of Islam and, in the process, also took time to reflect on President Barack Obama’s speech in Cairo, Egypt on June 4, 2009.

April 1, 2015 | 11:02PM EDT

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Following five straight days where the network evening newscasts slammed Indiana for passing its Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), Arkansas joined the barrage of criticism on Wednesday after Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson requested the legislature make changes to its own version that had passed on Tuesday.

April 1, 2015 | 9:12PM EDT

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While all three of the major broadcast networks covered the indictment of Democratic Senator Robert Menendez (N.J.) on Wednesday night, the CBS Evening News chose to largely downplay the news by spending just 22 seconds on the story and hailed Menendez as someone “who often seems to relish a fight.”

April 1, 2015 | 5:29PM EDT

Mika Brzezinski calls Gov. Mike Pence a bigot while insisting we shouldn't judge people.

April 1, 2015 | 3:00PM EDT

Liberal CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin attacked Governor Asa Hutichison on the 1 April 2015 edition of At This Hour, after the Arkansas Republican asked the state legislature to bring a proposed Religious Freedom Restoration Act closer to the original 1993 federal law: "This was political double-talk....The idea that you can compromise and find some language that allows people to not do business with gay people; and also, protect them...from discrimination, it's just impossible. There are no compromises available here."

April 1, 2015 | 12:30PM EDT

Appearing on FBN's Varney & Co. MRC President Brent Bozell discussed the media's biased coverage against Indiana's religious freedom law. 

April 1, 2015 | 12:37AM EDT

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In what can only be described as a commentary masquerading as a news brief, CBS Evening News anchor Scott Pelley took multiple shots at Indiana and its Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) on Tuesday by complaining about the bill’s length and indirectly using the First Amendment to support opponents of the law.

March 31, 2015 | 11:36PM EDT

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For the fifth straight night, the major broadcast networks used their evening newscasts to blast the State of Indiana on Tuesday for sparking an “uproar” and “national outcry” over its Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) while also choosing to heavily promote the arguments of opponents.

March 31, 2015 | 8:55PM EDT

Read more at NewsBusters | Leave it to Chris Matthews, during Holy Week no less, to slander the Catholic nuns who stood with Gov. Mike Pence as he signed Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act into law.

March 31, 2015 | 8:37PM EDT

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On Tuesday, ABC’s World News Tonight with David Muir and the CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley declined to cover the latest in the Hillary Clinton e-mail scandal as the House Select Committee on Benghazi has requested a private meeting with the former secretary of state while a separate deadline concerning her e-mail server approaches.