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Lawsuit accuses priest of denying aid for sex abuse victimA man who says he was sexually assaulted as a child by a Roman Catholic monk in Massachusetts has filed a lawsuit accusing a priest of trying to conceal the abuse and refusing to help pay for his mental health treatment
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Mormon church urges judge to toss 1984 sex-assault claimMormon church lawyers are asking a judge to toss out a lawsuit filed by a woman who says she was raped in the 1980s by a former Mormon missionary leader who held the powerful position even though church officials knew he had a history of sexual misconduct
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Palestinian girls attend a lesson at the start of the new school year, in the West Bank Bedouin community of Khan al-Ahmar, Monday, July 16, 2018. The Palestinian ministry of education has decided to start the school-year early in the village in that is slated for demolition. The ministry says it's trying to pre-empt any Israeli move by starting school early for 170 elementary students in Khan al-Ahmar and four nearby Bedouin communities. AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)
Palestinians protest US visa denial to experts to come to UNThe Palestinians are protesting the U.S. refusal to grant visas to six experts from the prime minister's office to visit the United Nations to present a report on Palestinian implementation of U.N. goals for 2030
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Why 2 Friends Spent $1.4M on a Ghost TownOn Friday, two friends became the proud new owners of a California ghost town. Cerro Gordo , a 300-acre town nestled in the Inyo Mountains not far from Death Valley, has a "Wild West" history thanks to the discovery of silver there in 1865; within four years, mining operations made it...
Newser4 hours ago
Members of Danny Wilson's family gather Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in Abbeville, S.C., during a break in the demolition of a house where two police officers were killed nearly 15 years ago. The house has been a macabre reminder of the killings in a 12-hour standoff between authorities and Steven Bixby and his father, who fired hundreds of rounds at each other in 2003. The house still had bullet holes, and food even remained in the refrigerator. Wilson, a deputy with the Abbeville County Sheriff's Office, was shot and killed Dec. 8, 2003, when he was dispatched to the home in response to a complaint by the SCDOT. (Patricia M. Edwards/The Index-Journal via AP)
Backhoe demolishes home where 2 officers were killed in 2003A backhoe has torn down a home in South Carolina where two police officers were killed nearly 15 years ago
The Associated Press4 hours ago
This booking photo released by the Fort Wayne, Ind., Police Department shows John D. Miller, arrested Sunday, July 15, 2018, who arrested on preliminary murder, child molesting and criminal confinement charges in April Marie Tinsley's slaying. The Fort Wayne girl's body was found in a ditch three days after her April 1988 abduction about 20 miles away. (Fort Wayne Police/The Journal-Gazette via AP)
Mom of Indiana girl killed in '88 hopes defendant gets deathThe mother of an 8-year-old Indiana girl who was raped and killed in 1988 wants prosecutors to seek the death penalty against the man accused of the crimes
The Associated Press4 hours ago
White St. Louis police chief candidate alleges biasThe former interim police chief in St. Louis who is white is alleging discrimination based on race or color in the selection of a permanent chief
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Court upholds conviction in angry call over snow plowingNew Hampshire's Supreme Court has ruled against a man who left an angry phone message for his town administrator about plow drivers leaving too much snow in front of his home
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Man sentenced to 4 years in prison for 7 bank robberiesA New Hampshire man has been sentenced to four years in federal prison for robbing seven banks in 2017
The Associated Press4 hours ago
This booking photo released by the Fort Wayne, Ind., Police Department shows John D. Miller, arrested Sunday, July 15, 2018, who arrested on preliminary murder, child molesting and criminal confinement charges in April Marie Tinsley's slaying. The Fort Wayne girl's body was found in a ditch three days after her April 1988 abduction about 20 miles away. (Fort Wayne Police/The Journal-Gazette via AP)
The Latest: Charges filed in 1988 killing of Indiana girlProsecutors have filed formal charges against a man accused of killing and raping an 8-year-old Indiana girl in 1988
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Man charged in shooting plot seeks youthful-offender statusAttorneys for an 18-year-old man accused of planning a mass shooting at his former high school in Vermont have requested the court grant him youthful-offender status
The Associated Press5 hours ago
In a view looking northwest from above, the aftermath of a gas explosion in downtown Sun Prairie, Wis., is seen Wednesday, July 11, 2018. At the top right of the image is the site of the former Barr House where the explosion originated and leveled the building. Sun Prairie Fire Department Capt. Cory Barr was killed Tuesday when a natural gas explosion leveled most of a city block, including the tavern Barr owned. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)
911 caller warns of gas leak before fatal Wisconsin blastRecordings show a construction worker called 911 to warn he could smell and hear a leak from a broken gas main, just before a massive explosion killed a firefighter and destroyed six buildings in southern Wisconsin
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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