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admin 14th August 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. –  The Latest on a grand jury report on clergy abuse in six Pennsylvania Roman Catholic dioceses (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Pennsylvania officials have released a landmark grand jury report that identifies more than 300 “predator priests” who molested children in six dioceses. It also accuses church leaders of taking steps to […]

admin 1st August 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Animal advocacy groups filed a lawsuit on Wednesday to shut down U.S. President Donald Trump’s board advising on federal rules for importing big game, saying it is stacked with trophy hunters and politically connected donors and cannot serve the public interest. FILE PHOTO: A lion stands in the grassland during the […]

admin 1st August 2018

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s office wants to ask President Donald Trump about obstruction of justice, sources close to the White House tell ABC News. According to sources, the president learned within the last day that the special counsel will limit the scope of questioning and would like to ask questions both orally and written for […]

admin 29th July 2018

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — The death count from a rapidly growing Northern California wildfire rose to five Saturday after two young children and their great-grandmother who had been unaccounted for were confirmed dead. “My babies are dead,” Sherry Bledsoe said through tears after she and family members met with Shasta County sheriff’s deputies. Bledsoe’s two […]

admin 27th July 2018

“Promises can be our undoing,” warns veteran Victoria Police detective Ron Iddles when I also ask for his blessing for the podcast. He’s now retired. The Maria James case was his first homicide investigation. As it did to him, four decades prior, this case will come to consume me. There’s the murder, then things get […]

admin 27th July 2018

AS HE gesticulates on the rooftop terrace of the new Kimpton Hotel, Dennis Klein, a retired property developer, is visibly proud. One of his sons developed the hotel in Milwaukee’s third ward, a project that attracted scepticism from local grandees, who doubted anyone wanted it. Another son developed some of the buildings that are visible […]

admin 24th July 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The jackpot for Tuesday night’s U.S. Mega Millions lottery has reached $512 million, the fifth-largest prize in the game’s history, according to the lottery’s website. A sign displays that the Mega Millions Lottery prize is $512 million at a newsstand in New York City, U.S., July 23, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid The next […]