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Colorado Baker Sues Governor Over Cake Dispute With Transgender Woman
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:09:26 GMT
Jack Phillips, the owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, at work in his store in Lakewood, Colo., in August 2017.
He Begged on TV for His Family’s Return. Then He Was Accused of Killing Them.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:38:08 GMT
From left: Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts, who was 15 weeks pregnant. The Frederick, Colo., family disappeared this week.
Vatican Calls Abuses by Pennsylvania Priests ‘Criminal and Morally Reprehensible’
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 23:11:13 GMT
Responding to a grand jury report on sex abuse by clergy in Pennsylvania, the Vatican called for accountability for both abusers and those who permitted abuse to occur.
Reeling From the ‘Year Without a Sam’s Club,’ Alaskans Wonder: What’s Next?
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 16:30:11 GMT
A shuttered Sam’s Club in Fairbanks, Alaska. Its exit was a thunderclap for residents and a symbol of an anxious new economic chapter for the state.
Transgender Girl, 12, Is Violently Threatened After Facebook Post by Classmate’s Parent
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:22:32 GMT
Brandy Rose obtained an order of protection against a man after she said he “verbally assaulted” her about her transgender daughter, Maddie. Maddie was the target of an inflammatory social media post after she used the girls’ bathroom.
‘It’s Really Hard to Be a Catholic’: The Pain of Reading the Sex Abuse Report
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 17:17:01 GMT
Parishioners worshiped during a Mass at St. Paul’s Cathedral, the mother church of the Pittsburgh Diocese.
Why the Explosive Report on Catholic Church Abuse Is Unlikely to Yield Criminal Charges
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 23:36:31 GMT
State laws that limit when criminal charges or lawsuits can be filed block many victims of childhood abuse from seeking justice when they come forward later in life. Judy Deaven, whose son was abused, held the hand of Attorney General Josh Shapiro of Pennsylvania at a news conference on Tuesday about a grand jury investigation of sexual abuse by Catholic priests.
Georgia Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter in 1983 Killing of a Black Man
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:39:11 GMT
Frank Gebhardt, left, and Bill Moore were charged in the death of Timothy Coggins, a black man killed in Georgia in 1983. On Thursday, Mr. Moore pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter and concealing a body.
White House Memo: Once Dry Discussions, Cabinet Meetings Are Now Part of the Trump Show
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:17:56 GMT
President Trump hosted a cabinet meeting at the White House on Thursday that included him referring to Aretha Franklin as a former employee and musing about how much farmers who have been hurt by his trade policies love him.
Manafort Jurors Ask for Definition of Reasonable Doubt
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 03:50:18 GMT
Paul Manafort’s lawyer, Kevin Downing, second from left, and his team after the first day of jury deliberations in the tax and bank fraud trial.
Democrats Question Kavanaugh’s Testimony About Bush Nominee
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 03:31:20 GMT
Democrats have complained that the full record of President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, is not being made available in time for his confirmation hearings.
Revoking Clearance, Trump Aims Presidential Power at Russia Inquiry
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 02:48:24 GMT
President Trump said that revoking the security clearance of the former C.I.A. Director John O. Brennan was “something that had to be done.”
Thousands of Migrant Children Come Here Alone. The U.S. Doesn’t Keep Track of Them.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 23:12:47 GMT
Officials from four agencies denied responsibility on Thursday for unaccompanied children once they were released from custody to a sponsor in the United States.
Education Department Opens Civil Rights Inquiry Into Abuse at Ohio State
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 22:59:58 GMT
The investigation into the Ohio State University abuse scandal is the Education Department’s latest inquiry into high-profile sexual abuse cases at state universities.
Omarosa Manigault Newman Releases Tape of Lara Trump’s $15,000-a-Month Job Offer
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 22:58:26 GMT
By releasing tapes of her private conversations, Omarosa Manigault Newman has taken a page from President Trump’s playbook.
Art Review: 3 Knockout Art Shows to See in Los Angeles Right Now
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 22:34:18 GMT
The performance artist EJ Hill at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. He appears at the Hammer, six days a week, standing on a podium like a gold medal winner.
Meet the Special Counsel Team: So Careful They Won’t Even Disclose Their Shake Shack Orders
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:08:30 GMT
Greg D. Andres, left, and Andrew Weissmann are two of the prosecutors on the special counsel’s team.