Merriam-Webster declares ‘they’ its 2019 word of the year

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NEW YORK (AP) | A common but increasingly mighty and very busy little word, “they,” has an accolade all its own.

The language mavens at Merriam-Webster have declared the personal pronoun their word of the year based on a 313% increase in look-ups on the company’s search site, Merriam-Webster.com, this year when compared with 2018.

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Same-sex marriage rulings spur Idaho impeachment resolution

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Boise, Idaho (AP) – An Idaho lawmaker upset with federal judges who have overturned same-sex marriage bans across the nation is proposing that Congress impeach judges who fail to uphold the U.S. Constitution.

Republican Rep. Paul Shepherd of Riggins introduced the non-binding resolution Feb. 16 to the Idaho House State Affairs Committee.

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