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Eu Set To End Switch Between Summer And Winter Time Juncker

BERLIN – The European Union’s chief executive said on Friday the bloc was set to end the practice of switching between summer and winter time after a survey...

Situation At Boiling Point At Greek Refugee Center Un Says

GENEVA – The United Nations refugee agency called on Greek authorities on Friday to speed up the transfer of eligible asylum-seekers to the mainland, saying the...

Catholic Bishops In Australia Reject Compulsory Abuse Reporting Defying New Laws

SYDNEY – The Catholic church in Australia said on Friday it would oppose laws forcing priests to report child abuse when they learn about it in the confessional,...

Catholic Church In Australia Rejects Mandatory Reporting Of Child Abuse Discussed In Confessional

SYDNEY – The Catholic church in Australia on Friday rejected laws forcing priests to report child abuse when they learn about it in the confessional, setting the...

Two Men Burned Alive By Lynch Mob In Central Mexico

MEXICO CITY – Enraged villagers in a small town in central Mexico burned alive two men whom they confused with alleged child abductors, local authorities said on...

Chiles Santiago Archbishop Says Regrets Tension In The Church

– Chile’s most senior cleric has apologized for the “tension” affecting the country’s Roman Catholic Church after five bishops resigned in...

Conservative Media Move To Front Line Of Battle To Undermine Pope Francis

VATICAN CITY – Last March, Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano dined on the outskirts of Rome at the home of a conservative Italian Catholic journalist. Over pasta, fish...

Ncaa Clears Michigan State In Nassar Scandal University

– A National Collegiate Athletic Association review found that Michigan State University did not violate the organization’s rules in dealing with former...

Jordan To Lead Fundraising For Un Palestinian Agency After Us Cuts

AMMAN – Jordan said on Thursday it would lead a campaign to raise funds for the U.N. agency that supports Palestinian refugees, to help it survive after the United...

Former Congolese Military Leader I Am Not The Terminator

THE HAGUE – A former Congo military leader on trial for charges ranging from murder and rape to conscripting child soldiers and sexual slavery told judges at the...