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Jesuits sent abusive priests to retire on Gonzaga's campus

Jesuits sent abusive priests to retire on Gonzaga's campus

On the surface, Father James Poole seemed like the cool priest in Nome, Alaska. He founded a Catholic mission radio station that broadcast his Jesuit sermons alongside contemporary pop hits.
Pakistan, Saudis, UAE join US-Taliban talks

Pakistan, Saudis, UAE join US-Taliban talks

ISLAMABAD — The Taliban held another round of talks with U.S.
Garth Brooks adds 2nd Minneapolis show at governor's request

Garth Brooks adds 2nd Minneapolis show at governor's request

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Country superstar Garth Brooks says Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is why he's adding a second concert when he visits Minneapolis.
US conducts 6 airstrikes against Somalia extremists, 62 dead

US conducts 6 airstrikes against Somalia extremists, 62 dead

NAIROBI, Kenya — Six U.S. airstrikes that killed more than 60 people in a coastal Somali town were pre-emptive strikes to prevent a major extremist attack, according to a Somali intelligence officer. The U.S.

US, China spar again over respective trade policies

GENEVA — China and the United States clashed again over their respective trade policies Monday at a time the two countries are trying to iron out their differences so further U.S. tariffs are not imposed on Chinese goods. Dennis Shea, the U.S.
Meghan's father Thomas Markle appeals to her to call home

Meghan's father Thomas Markle appeals to her to call home

LONDON — Thomas Markle appealed to his daughter Meghan to call home, saying Monday they hadn't spoken since her wedding to Prince Harry in May.
Jeff Bridges to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes

Jeff Bridges to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes

LOS ANGELES — Jeff Bridges may have once been considered as one of Hollywood's most underappreciated actors, but next month's Golden Globe Awards will showcase his life and illustrious career next month by bestowing him one of its highest honours .

Report: Iranian steel mill workers detained after protests

TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian authorities detained an unspecified number of steel mill workers after five weeks of protests over delays in salaries, a semi-official news agency reported Monday The report by ILNA says the arrests took place on Sunday night.
Locked away, forgotten: Muslim Uighur wives of Pakistani men

Locked away, forgotten: Muslim Uighur wives of Pakistani men

ISLAMABAD — The last time Chaudhry Javed Atta saw his wife was over a year ago — the Pakistani trader in dried and fresh produce was leaving their home in northwestern China's heavily Muslim Xinjiang region to go back to his country to renew his visa
Top of mind: 'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's word of the year

Top of mind: 'Justice' is Merriam-Webster's word of the year

NEW YORK — Racial justice. Obstruction of justice. Social justice. The Justice Department. Merriam-Webster has chosen "justice" as its 2018 word of the year, driven by the churning news cycle over months and months.