A former US House candidate in California told CNN on Wednesday that his campaign to unseat Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher was hacked, the latest example of alleged cyberattacks interfering with US elections.
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 6:12 pm
After the release of a Pennsylvania grand jury report on the decadeslong sexual abuse of more than 1,000 child victims by priests in six dioceses, there is horror and there are questions about what comes next. One question I'm hearing and thinking about as a scholar of the Catholic family is whether the report will lead Catholic families or individuals to turn their backs on thousands of years of Catholic teaching about human sexuality.
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 5:59 pm
The Vatican has declined to respond to an explosive grand jury report detailing decades of sexual abuse and cover-ups by priests and bishops in Pennsylvania, refusing even to say whether church officials in Rome have read the damaging documents.
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 5:48 pm
Magician Penn Jillette, one half of the duo Penn &Teller, claims he heard President Donald Trump say "racially insensitive" remarks during his time appearing on the reality competition show, "The Celebrity Apprentice."
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 5:37 pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said America "was never that great" during a speech on Wednesday, drawing criticism from the Republican looking to unseat him in November.
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 5:36 pm
It's been 70 years since Robert says he was sexually abused by a priest. And in the decades since, his wife and family suffered every day.
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 4:55 pm
Donald Trump loves non-disclosure agreements. In his life before politics, he regularly used NDAs to ensure discretion from his employees, should they become former employees.
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 4:20 pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro sent the Pope a letter last month asking him to call on church leaders to "abandon their destructive efforts to silence the survivors" and stick to his plan of holding "clergy and bishops accountable when they abuse or fail to protect the children."
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 4:18 pm
A rural Oklahoma school system closed for two days earlier this week after a group of adults made threatening Facebook comments about a 12-year-old transgender girl, Achille Public Schools Superintendent Rick Beene said.
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 4:14 pm
Calling all contact lens users: Do not panic. (Shuddering is fine.)
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 1:21 pm
Just east of the Californian city of Santa Barbara is the delightful, idyllic village of Montecito. With the majesty of Butterfly Beach on the other side of the 101 freeway, this beach community's main artery is Coast Village Road.
Posted on: 15 August 2018 | 12:13 pm