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Abuse Survivors Demand Vatican Transparency, Accountability

Abuse Survivors Demand Vatican Transparency, Accountability

Survivors of clergy sex abuse on Wednesday demanded transparency, zero tolerance for abuse and accountability for religious superiors who cover up for rapists, setting a confrontational tone on the eve of...

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 at 02:37 AM EST

Possible Peace Declaration Looms Large Over Kim-Trump Summit

Possible Peace Declaration Looms Large Over Kim-Trump Summit

With their second summit fast approaching, speculation is growing that President Donald Trump may try to persuade North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to commit to denuclearization by giving him something he wants...

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 at 05:32 AM EST

Trump Chooses Jeffrey Rosen for Deputy Attorney General

Trump Chooses Jeffrey Rosen for Deputy Attorney General

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he intends to nominate Jeffrey Rosen, a longtime litigator and deputy transportation secretary, to replace Rod Rosenstein as deputy attorney general. In his current post...

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 at 07:08 PM EST

Trump Wants California to Pay Back Billions for Bullet Train

Trump Wants California to Pay Back Billions for Bullet Train

The Trump administration said Tuesday that it plans to cancel $929 million awarded to California's high-speed rail project and wants the state to return an additional $2.5 billion that it has already spent. The...

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 at 07:05 PM EST

Joe Biden Speaks at Penn

Joe Biden Speaks at Penn

Former Vice President Joe Biden spoke at the University of Pennsylvania Tuesday afternoon. The race for the White House is already crowded on the democratic side, Biden may be adding to it if he decides to...

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 at 06:02 PM EST

Florida Gov. Wants State to Be Space Force HQ

Florida Gov. Wants State to Be Space Force HQ

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is requesting that President Donald Trump make the Sunshine State the home of the Space Force. DeSantis proposed the Space Force agency be headquartered at NASA's Kennedy Space Center...

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 at 04:41 PM EST

US Automakers to Trump: Don't Slap Tariffs on Imported Cars

US Automakers to Trump: Don't Slap Tariffs on Imported Cars

America's auto industry is bracing for a potential escalation in President Donald Trump's tariff war with the world, one that could weaken the global auto industry and economy, inflate car prices and trigger...

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 at 05:20 PM EST

US Launches Global Bid to Decriminalize Homosexuality

US Launches Global Bid to Decriminalize Homosexuality

The Trump administration is launching a global campaign to end the criminalization of homosexuality in dozens of nations where it's still illegal to be gay, NBC News reported. The effort is aimed in part at...

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 at 03:33 PM EST

Trump Denies Asking Whitaker to Change Leadership in Cohen Investigation

Trump Denies Asking Whitaker to Change Leadership in Cohen Investigation

President Donald Trump on Tuesday fielded questions about former acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker’s role in the Michael Cohen investigation.

Tuesday, Feb 19, 2019 at 03:10 PM EST

Justice Thomas Calls for Re-Examining Landmark Libel Case

Justice Thomas Calls for Re-Examining Landmark Libel Case

Justice Clarence Thomas says the Supreme Court should consider overturning a 55-year-old landmark ruling that makes it hard for public figures to win libel suits, writing in a case involving a woman who says...

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