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Trump, Democrats Face Different Political Landscape Ahead of Midterms

In less than three months, U.S. voters will cast ballots in midterm congressional elections that could alter the course of Donald Trump’s presidency. Results from recent primary and special elections reveal a political landscape highlighted by energized Democrats, dedicated Trump supporters and a sense in both parties that a polarized country is ...

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Oral Sex, Then Holy Water: Report Documents Abuse by Priests

A priest raped a 7-year-old girl while he was visiting her in the hospital after she’d had her tonsils removed. Another priest forced a 9-year-old boy into having oral sex, then rinsed out the boy’s mouth with holy water. One boy was forced to say confession to the priest who sexually abused him. Those children are among the victims of roughly ...

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After Catholic abuse report, prosecutors can do little but name and shame

Many victims "ran out of time to sue before they even knew they had a case," the Pennsylvania grand jury said.

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Former political rising star in South Korea acquitted of sexual assault

A former South Korean governor and one-time presidential contender has been acquitted of sexual assault by coercion in one of the highest profile ...

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Over 300 'predator priests' in Pennsylvania accused of abuse in grand jury report

More than 1,000 child victims were identifiable from the church's own records, according to the report.

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Taliban Offensive Exposes Fragile US Hopes for Afghan Peace 

A year after the Trump administration introduced its strategy for Afghanistan, the Taliban are asserting themselves on the battlefield even as U.S. ...

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For Italy’s Abused Women, a Legal Labyrinth Compounds the Wounds

Some 150 women a year are killed in Italy, where authorities are often dismissive of complaints. A third of victims reported the violence to police.

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Shooting in New Brunswick, Canada, Kills 4, Including 2 Officers

The police in Fredericton, the capital of New Brunswick, said they had taken one person into custody.

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Parkland massacre relatives want school board ousted

The parents and spouses of the Parkland, Florida high school massacre's victims called Thursday for the ouster of their county's school board. The post Parkland massacre relatives want school board ousted appeared first on theGrio.

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Quake Death Toll Rises to More Than 300 in Indonesia

The Indonesian island of Lombok was hit by another big earthquake, and officials said the death toll would continue to rise because rescue workers ...

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Lombok earthquake: Death toll rises to 259 amid rescue efforts

A magnitude 5.9 aftershock sparks fresh panic as the search continues for victims of Sunday's quake.

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Two men trapped in elevator rescued from Toronto floods

Police rescued two men who were trapped in a flooding elevator with just one foot of air space left.

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Kenyan Victims Remember US Embassy Bombing

Kenya and Tanzania observed Tuesday the 20th anniversary of al-Qaida's deadly bombings of U.S. embassies in those countries that marked the emergence of the militant group as a global security threat. More than 250 people were killed and nearly 5,000 others injured in huge explosions that occurred minutes apart in Nairobi and Dar es ...

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Peru poisoning: Eight die after eating 'contaminated' food at wake

The victims are believed to have eaten contaminated food at a gathering in the Ayacucho region.

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Saudi Arabia state airline cancels flights to Canada amid growing dispute

Saudi Arabia's state airline will suspend all flights to and from Toronto starting next week, amid a intensifying diplomatic row between the two countries following Canada's refusal to back down from comments in defense of human rights inside the ...

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Saudi Arabia state airline cancels flights to Canada amid growing dispute

Saudi Arabia's state airline will suspend all flights to and from Toronto starting next week, amid a intensifying diplomatic row between the two ...

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Randy Moss finds a unique way to honor victims of police brutality during his ‘Hall of Fame’ induction

Former NFL player, Randy Moss, wore the names of Black men and women killed by police in recent years on his tie to ensure their names would not be ...

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Saudi Arabia suspends Toronto flights in row with Canada

It comes after Canada called for the release of women's rights activists, including Samar Badawi.

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Dying babies and no doctors: A look inside a Yemeni hospital

A health system broken by war is incapable of caring for the victims of the world’s worst humanitarian crisis.

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At South Korean beaches and swimming pools, a war against tiny spy cameras

There’s no shortage of victims of South Korea’s online voyeurs. But where are the cameras?

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Toronto grapples with growing gun violence

Sunday's shooting rampage in Toronto that left two people dead has brought more scrutiny on a growing issue in Canada's most populous city: gun ...

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Human remains found almost every day in search linked to Toronto serial killer suspect

Toronto police found additional human remains almost every day after resuming a search of a property linked to suspected serial killer Bruce ...

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Chicago gun violence: 41 shot, 5 fatally

Over three dozen people — including an 11-year-old — were shot Saturday night in Chicago, authorities confirmed, and at least five of those victims ...

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34 People Shot in Chicago in Just 24 Hours

Chicago police say they will not be defeated after an unusually violent weekend that saw at least 34 people shot in the city in just 24 hours. Five of those victims died, including a 17-year-old girl who was shot in the face. "This is the worst I've ever seen it," a policeman told the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper. "It's hot right now. There's ...

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Mugabe is gone. But his tactics persist in Zimbabwe’s first election without him.

Reports of threats and intimidation emerge by the hundreds as the historic July 30 vote nears.

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After shooting, Toronto wants to ban handgun sales in the city

Days after a deadly shooting rampage in Toronto, its city council voted overwhelmingly to urge its federal government to ban the sale of handguns in the city.

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