Measles cases soar worldwide

“This is a wakeup call. We have a safe, effective and inexpensive vaccine against a highly contagious disease — a vaccine that saved almost a million lives every year over the last two decades,” said Henrietta Fore, executive director of UNICEF.

‘Socialism sucks!’

It was the overriding theme of a sleek but ominous five-minute video shown Thursday at CPAC, featuring biting attacks on the most famous democratic socialists in America: senator and repeat presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, and 29-year-old first-term congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

Fall from grace

February 26, 2019
An Australian jury unanimously found Pell guilty in December on one count of sexual abuse and four counts of indecent assault against two boys at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral in Melbourne in the 1990s.

‘Chilling’ testimony vs Trump coming?

February 26, 2019
Already facing a three-year prison term for “dirty deeds” he performed at Trump’s beckoning, Cohen will face questioning behind closed doors Tuesday at the Senate Intelligence Committee on his work for Trump and the 2016 Trump campaign’s ties to Russia — still a focus of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.

Papal ‘letdown’

February 25, 2019
VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis on Sunday vowed to tackle every single case of sexual abuse by priests, comparing pedophilia to “human sacrifice”, but drew an angry response from victims.

Sex and the vatican

February 24, 2019
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis was set to address the Catholic Church Sunday at the close of a landmark Vatican summit on a pedophilia crisis that has devastated lives in countries across the globe.