Pope's adviser admits 'scandalous' response to sex abuse claims It is the third time that the Australian cardinal, Pope Francis' top financial adviser, has given evidence about the sex abuse scandal ... He said he had tied a yellow ribbon on the fence in the Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto in the Vatican Gardens in a ... 02/28/2016 - 5:30 pm | View Link
New pope's homeland devout, divided STORY: Key facts about new pope If American Catholics are still reeling from years of sex-abuse revelations ... suspicious and increasingly liberal, although still tied to its Catholic heritage and symbols. "The church in Argentina went through a major ... 03/14/2013 - 11:26 am | View Link
With The Pope's Resignation, Everything Has Changed Archbishop O'Brien, the disgraced leader of Catholics in Scotland, won't be the last casualty of the current Vatican shakeout precipitated by Benedict XVI's resignation ... Celibacy didn't cause the sex abuse crisis, but the clerical fiction that celibacy ... 02/24/2013 - 12:56 pm | View Link
Blog: Pope's Resignation May Be Tied to Sex Abuses (emphasis added). Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, in a nutshell, was not only at the center of the Priest Sex Abuse scandal, he was largely responsible for the institutional-level cover-ups, and in at least one incidence, was directly responsible for shuffling ... 02/12/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
Pope's 5th Anniversary Overshadowed By Abuse Scandal (CNN) -- For the fifth anniversary of Benedict XVI's papacy on Monday ... Last week, the Vatican's secretary of state publicly tied child sex abuse to homosexuality. Earlier in April, the pontiff's personal preacher compared the attacks on the church ... 04/17/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Catholic Church sexual abuse cases Cases of sexual abuse (particularly of children) and subsequent cover-ups committed during the 20th and 21st centuries by Catholic priests, nuns, and members of Roman ... 09/23/2016 - 8:35 am | View Website
Clergy Sexual Abuse: The Unaddressed Question of Same-Sex ... Ah, yes, the proverbial ‘elephant in the room.’ Let’s be honest. The facts are right in front of us. This IS a problem of same sex attraction among ... 09/9/2012 - 7:58 pm | View Website
Catholic Church sex abuse scandals around the world A summary of sex abuse scandals involving the Catholic Church around the world. 09/13/2010 - 7:54 pm | View Website
The Pope's Fatima fraud Breaking News The Pope's Fatima fraud 21-Feb-2012. The extraordinary events that took place outside Fatima in 1917 are well recorded but the Vatican's deception that ... 09/20/2016 - 8:10 am | View Website
7 reasons Catholics leave church (in Trenton, #1 is sex ... Washington (CNN) – Even though Roman Catholics are the second-largest religious group in the United States, the tradition has seen an exodus of members ... 03/29/2012 - 7:59 pm | View Website
Donald Trump's advisers may have publicly praised his performance in the first presidential debate, but in private they're reportedly fretting about how to fix the candidate's missteps before the second debate on Oct. 9. The New York Times reported Wednesday that Trump's team is rolling out a revamped strategy for Trump's debate prep — and this time, he will be practicing:
Some of the advisers want to practice getting under his skin, as Mrs.
A black man was fatally shot by police in El Cajon, California, on Tuesday afternoon, after officers responded to a call saying that he was "not acting like himself" and endangering himself by walking in traffic.
Officers say Alfred Orlango, 30, "failed to comply" when they arrived on the scene, and allegedly kept his hands in his pockets as he paced around.
On Friday, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (Calif.) and Rep. Adam Schiff (Calif), the ranking Democrats on the congressional intelligence committees, released a statement accusing Russian intelligence of "making a serious and concerted effort to influence the U. S. election," adding that "such actions could come only from very senior levels of the Russian government." The White House first asked Schiff and Feinstein to remove a part due to classification concerns, then had sought to delay that statement, first for one day, then three, says Ali Watkins at BuzzFeed News, citing "sources familiar with the matter," apparently both from Congress.
The White House has not publicly accused Russia of hacking Democratic organizations, though intelligence sources have blamed Russia for months, and one of the congressional sources told Watkins, "You can't have the White House telling a legislative body how to operate.
A deal worth over $100 billion to combine the world's two biggest beer companies cleared its last major hurdle Wednesday when the shareholders of SABMiller approved the takeover by Budweiser maker Anheuser-Busch Inbev. SABMiller shareholders approved the $103 billion deal despite opposition from
1. Wells Fargo is taking back $41 million in stock and salary from CEO John Stumpf as the company conducts an internal investigation of its sales scandal. The bank has faced rising pressure to hold its top executives accountable for the opening of about two million unwanted deposit and credit card accounts without customers' authorization, apparently to meet sales quotas.