United States report lists more than 300 'predator' priests

Doherty, chairman of the conference's Committee for the Protection of Children and Young People, in a joint statement . "I know all of us who love our Faith can't believe that we must once again ask the question, how could this happen in our Church? ".

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  • World’s least liveable cities dominated by crime, civil unrest and terrorism
World’s least liveable cities dominated by crime, civil unrest and terrorism

Globally, Vienna was ranked as the most liveable city , followed by Melbourne; the least liveable was Damascus in Syria followed by Dhaka in Bangladesh. Vancouver, Canada, 7. Tokyo, Japan, 8. Hamburg and Helsinki, who held tenth and ninth place a year ago, have dropped out of the top ten. Manchester has retained its place as the UK's most ...

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  • GoFundMe for Strzok raises over $80K in hours
GoFundMe for Strzok raises over $80K in hours

Strzok has been the target of months of attacks by Trump and his supporters over the text messages, which Strzok exchanged on his official government mobile phone with Page. His firing was earlier reported by The Washington Post . Although his Twitter account has only sent one message thus far, it had made subtle messages by "liking" tweets crit...

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  • Prosecution presents closing arguments in Manafort trial
Prosecution presents closing arguments in Manafort trial

Mueller has been tasked with investigating those allegations, as well as possible collusion with the Trump campaign. The jury heard from a former partner and a former accountant on how the long-time political consultant doctored his accounts and laundered tens of millions of dollars through offshore banks.

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  • USA urged Britain to withdraw from Iran nuclear agreement
USA urged Britain to withdraw from Iran nuclear agreement

The report said that the usa has "strike power sufficient to destroy all major Iranian political, military, economic and transport capabilities", which would leave Iran with "few if any conventional military capabilities", and that the U.S.

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  • Trump Signs $716 Billion Military Spending Bill
Trump Signs $716 Billion Military Spending Bill

Among these was a 2.6 percent pay raise for troops, the highest raise in nine years, and appropriations for military hardware from ships to fighting vehicles and base construction. "This year's NDAA represents an important opportunity to implement an effective approach to confront a growing array of threats", McCain said, adding that the administra...

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  • Trump in new Omarosa tape:
Trump in new Omarosa tape: "Nobody even told me about it"

But speaking on the NBC show Meet The Press yesterday, Ms Newman said that she had heard a tape of Mr Trump using the "n-word". Former White House aide Omarosa attacks President Trump in her new tell-all book; Siraj Hashmi of the Washington Examiner weighs in.

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  • Omarosa Claims Trump Repeatedly Used 'N-Word' During 'The Apprentice'
Omarosa Claims Trump Repeatedly Used 'N-Word' During 'The Apprentice'

On this phone conversation, I was told exactly what Donald Trump said - yes, the N-word and others in a classic Trump-goes-nuclear rant - and when he'd said them. Omarosa's book - titled "Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House" - is set to release on August 14th. Omarosa says she rejected the offer.

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  • Turkish president Erdogan rails against U.S. tariffs in media offensive
Turkish president Erdogan rails against U.S. tariffs in media offensive

Trump , outraged by Turkey's detention of an American evangelical pastor on terrorism charges, said on Twitter he would double duties on Turkish aluminium and steel, to 20 percent and 50 percent respectively. "This will be the response to those who have declared an economic war ". Trump's announcement saw the Turkish lira drop even further...

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  • This Indian politician to attend Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony
This Indian politician to attend Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony

Mr Bhutto-Zardari took the oath as member of parliament for the first time, whereas his father returned to the house after more than two decades. The PTI has nominated Khan for the top post and he is scheduled to take oath on August 18 at the President House.

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  • Rains, landslides kill 24, displace thousands in India's Kerala state
Rains, landslides kill 24, displace thousands in India's Kerala state

As heavy rains continue to lash various parts of Kerala, worsening the flood situation in the state, the death toll has touched 29, following heavy floods and landslides. Water from the dam would be let into Cheruthoni and Periyar rivers. As the water level continued to rise in the reservoir, two more shutterd were opened later.

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  • MI turnout surge cheers Democrats; GOP expect battle
MI turnout surge cheers Democrats; GOP expect battle

Listen above to hear more about how the high turnout impacted electoral results, and the victories of Bill Schuette and Gretchen Whitmer. Republican Bill Schuette and Democrat Gretchen Whitmer will battle it out for the governor's seat in November.

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  • Johnson to face panel over burka comments
Johnson to face panel over burka comments

Johnson has so far resisted pressure from Lewis, numerous MPs, and the Prime Minister Theresa May herself, to apologise for his comments. She also confirmed that police have not received any criminal complaint against the former foreign secretary.

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  • Red Cross: Death toll rises to 50 in Yemen bus attack
Red Cross: Death toll rises to 50 in Yemen bus attack

Coalition spokesman Maliki confirmed the strike had hit a bus, telling AFP "the elements inside the bus were Huthi combatants". "We are unable to verify the details at this moment", Save the Children wrote on August 9. "I am watching with horror the images and videos coming from Saada in #Yemen and I have no words". "The place is known to be...

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  • N. Korea urges United States to agree to declare end to Korean War
N. Korea urges United States to agree to declare end to Korean War

Three South Korean firms imported coal from North Korea disguised as Russian products in violation of United Nations resolutions in a fresh sign of loosening sanctions, South Korea's customs agency said on Friday. North Korea slammed the United States for lacking "basic decorum" in nuke talks. The warnings come just days after North Korea's fore...

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  • Manafort defense asks Gates about additional extramarital affairs
Manafort defense asks Gates about additional extramarital affairs

Neither man was charged in connection with their Trump campaign work, but the trial has nonetheless been a distraction for a president who insists Manafort was treated shabbily and who continues to publicly fume about Mueller's investigation into potential ties between his associates and the Kremlin.

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  • New York Congressman Chris Collins Arrested, Charged with Insider Trading
New York Congressman Chris Collins Arrested, Charged with Insider Trading

Federal prosecutors in New York on Wednesday charged New York Republican Rep. Chris Collins , his son and another man with 13 counts of securities fraud, wire fraud and false statements stemming from an alleged insider trading scheme centered on an Australian pharmaceutical company.

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  • Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones and InfoWars
Twitter CEO defends decision not to ban Alex Jones and InfoWars

Facebook says it has taken down four pages belonging to right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for violating its hate speech and bullying policies. The terms for podcasts and apps vary in language, but Apple has not said why it hasn't pulled Infowars Official from the App Store. "We believe in representing a wide range of views, so long...

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  • Parents jailed for selling son to Paedophiles
Parents jailed for selling son to Paedophiles

The couple admitted sexually abusing the now-10-year-old boy themselves for at least two years. In a case that horrified Germany, the defendant Javier Gonzalez Diaz was convicted by the regional court in Freiburg of "14 counts of aggravated sexual assault, one count of rape and one count of bodily harm while making child pornography", judge Stefa...

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  • Chinese exports accelerate as fresh U.S. tariffs loom
Chinese exports accelerate as fresh U.S. tariffs loom

In a statement , the Chinese Commerce Ministry charged that the United States "once again put domestic law above global law by imposing "very unreasonable" new tariffs on Chinese goods". The office of US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said its "exhaustive" investigation showed that "China's acts, policies and practices related to technolog...

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