Vatican City, Feb 16, 2019 / 10:00 am (CNA).- The Holy See announced Saturday the conviction of Theodore McCarrick on charges of the sexual abuse of minors and adults - aggravated by the abuse of power.. CNA - Published
US Vice President Mike Pence called once again on Saturday (16 February) on European allies to follow Washington's lead and withdraw from the landmark 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, saying the regime.. EurActiv - Published
In an opinion piece for CNN, world affairs columnist Frida Ghitis says that during the conference on Middle East security this week, the United States staged a big diplomatic show. It was an effort to..
The disgraced former American cardinal, Theodore McCarrick, is now the highest profile Vatican figure to be dismissed from priesthood in modern times. The allegations against him include sexual abuse..
According to Reuters, President Donald Trump is planning on nominating Jeffrey Byard, a senior official at the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency, to be the agency's administrator. Byard would be..
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A Washington-based government watchdog group has already filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration. Trump made the declaration in order to attempt to fund physical..
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, acting US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said that the United States remains committed to defeating Islamic State in the Middle East and beyond, however..
Washington D.C., Feb 16, 2019 / 09:32 am (CNA).- Bishops from across the United States have reacted to the news that Theodore McCarrick has been found guilty of sexual abuse and expelled from the.. CNA - Published
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Saturday he told German Chancellor Angela Merkel that Europe and the United States need to stand together against Iran and he reiterated Washington's opposition.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Pope Francis has expelled Theodore E. McCarrick, a former cardinal and archbishop of Washington, from the priesthood, after an expedited canonical process that found him guilty of sexually abusing.. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times •CBS News •SBS
Theodore McCarrick rose to power as a cardinal and Archbishop of Washington, D.C. He became the most senior Catholic Church official in modern times to lose clerical status. NPR - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
· *The Trump administration said levying tariffs would pressure China to address intellectual-property transfer and other policies.*
· *Experts have long seen the second-largest economy as unlikely.. Business Insider - Published
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence rebuked European powers over Iran and Venezuela on Saturday in a renewed attack on Washington's traditional allies, rejecting a call by Germany's chancellor to include.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Is Shamima Begum’s situation all about Islam? Called “foolish” and an “abstract concept” for joining ISIS, media reaction to the teenager who joined an outfit committed to.. Anorak - Published
· Health officials are blaming e-cigarette startups like Juul for the increase in teens taking up vaping in a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
· The number of middle.. Business Insider - Published
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The ongoing political fracas between Donald Trump and Congress with regard to the funding of his proposed border wall with the US and Mexico appears to have been knocked up a gear,.. One News Page Staff - Published
· *China's Uighur community — a mostly-Muslim ethnic group in the western region of Xinjiang — is living through extreme repression by the Chinese government.*
· *Chinese authorities have.. Business Insider - Published
No matter how you feel about the current leader of the free world on this here Presidents Day, we can all agree on this: There's no better way to honor George Washington, Abe Lincoln, Barack Obama, and.. Mashable - Published
As we celebrate Presidents Day, we have a fun little trivia for you: did you know that George Washington grew hemp?
We know what you're thinking, and nope, it's not that kind. The American.. Mashable - Published
Washington D.C., Feb 16, 2019 / 02:14 am (CNA).- Theodore McCarrick has been laicized, nearly 10 months after sex abuse allegations against him were first made public. Here is a timeline of major.. CNA - Published
WASHINGTON: Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, US President Donald Trump has formally declared a national emergency at the border with Mexico border, moving to secure more money for his.. Bangkok Post - Published
The Vatican has defrocked the ex-archbishop of Washington, Theodore McCarrick, over numerous charges of sex abuse. Pope Francis has called the expulsion "definitive" after an appeal by the ex-cardinal. Deutsche Welle - Published
Vatican City, Feb 16, 2019 / 01:41 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis and the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith ordered this week the laicization of Theodore McCarrick, a former cardinal and.. CNA - Published
“They (U.S. government) are neutral,” Nigerian diplomat says in Washington.
The post Elections: U.S. not supporting any candidate, Nigerian diplomat, American officials say appeared first on.. Premium Times Nigeria - Published
Turkey will not turn back from its deal to buy S-400 missile systems from Russia, President Tayyip Erdogan was quoted as saying on Saturday, a day after an informal deadline Washington set for Ankara.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
By Roberta Rampton and David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency in a bid to fund his promised wall at the U.S.-Mexico border without.. Firstpost - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border after a stinging budget defeat. Trump is moving to secure more money for his long-promised wall by.. Seattle Times - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — Let the lawsuits begin. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way to the.. Seattle Times - Published
President Trump is preparing for a long court battle after declaring a national emergency to fund the construction of a border wall. Washington Post congressional reporter Sean Sullivan joins CBSN to.. CBS News - Published
By Joshua Schneyer, Andrea Januta and Deborah Nelson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Deeply troubled by military housing conditions exposed by Reuters reporting, the U.S. Army's top leadership vowed on Friday.. Firstpost - Published