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The Vatican’s Secret Rules for Priests Who Have Children

Mr. Doyle, along with some other children of priests and some former priests themselves, say they do not believe that dismissal from the priesthood is always in the child’s best interests, and that sometimes it potentially deprives [...]

Guest Columnist: Why We Must Have a Border Wall

On account of the president’s cowardly retreat from the wall, Ann Coulter is too angry to type. In her place, we present a guest columnist outraged at the president’s capitulation. By Donald J. Trump This election … is our last chance [...]

Disney’s Video Streaming May Help Shareholders Have Magical Days

Disney’s video streaming service that its Chairman and CEO Bob Iger said would roll out later this year may lift the company’s stock price when it starts providing the company’s best content directly to its customers. The Walt Disney [...]

GOP far-right icon Candace Owens says Hitler would have been “fine” had he not gone global

In a bizarre, and troubling, video just published by Media Matters News Director John Whitehouse, far-right Republican icon Candace Owens explains her views on Hitler and nationalism, and they’re a doozie. Owens, who is the communications [...]

Matt Whitaker: I have not interfered with the special counsel’s investigation

Acting Attorney General Matthew G. Whitaker said Friday that he has not interfered with special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe. During an increasingly contentious hearing for the House Judiciary Committee, Mr. Whitaker was pressed [...]

Jackie Speier: ‘I have no reason to doubt’ Justin Fairfax allegation

Rep. Jackie Speier said Thursday she had “no reason to doubt” the allegation of sexual assault brought against Virginia Democratic Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax. Speaking on CNN’s “New Day,” the California Democrat stressed the importance [...]

Pope Acknowledges Priests and Bishops Have Sexually Abused Nuns

He also said he was not bemused by his hosts’ welcoming ceremony, which included jet fighters screaming overhead. “I interpret all the gestures of welcome as gestures of good will,” he said. “Everyone does it according to their culture.” The [...]

‘They basically have nothing to do’: Trio of Republicans face life in exile

Rep. Steve King’s comments — and ejection from committees — could be a serious issue for him during his reelection Iowa, where he will be facing at least two Republican primary challengers. | Charlie Neibergall/AP Photo Congress Duncan [...]

Poll: Democrats have reason to fret Schultz

New polling data don’t suggest Howard Schultz, the billionaire ex-CEO of Starbucks, could do more than play spoiler in the 2020 presidential race. | Ted S. Warren/AP Photo 2020 Elections The findings explain why Democrats have argued [...]

‘I Have to Stay Alive’: Gay Brazilian Lawmaker Gives Up Seat Amid Threats

SÃO PAULO, Brazil — An openly gay federal lawmaker in Brazil who has frequently clashed with the country’s new far-right president said on Thursday that he was giving up his seat because of death threats. The lawmaker, Jean Wyllys, [...]