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10 years after Vatican takeover, Legion in new abuse crisis 10 years after Vatican takeover, Legion in new abuse crisis 01/19/2020 08:53pm • MEXICO CITY (AP) — The administrator of the elite Catholic school in Cancun, Mexico, used to take the girls out of class and send them to the chapel, where the priest from the Legion of Christ religious order would sexually abuse them. “As some were reading the Bible, he would rape the others in Crimes? Impeachment prosecutors, defense lay out arguments Crimes? Impeachment prosecutors, defense lay out arguments 01/19/2020 07:44pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s defense team and the prosecutors of his impeachment are laying out their arguments over whether his conduct toward Ukraine warrants his removal from office. Trump's lawyers on Sunday previewed their impeachment defense with the questionable assertion t Trump defenders push 'no crime' as Democrats seek removal Trump defenders push 'no crime' as Democrats seek removal 01/19/2020 02:07pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s lawyers on Sunday previewed their impeachment defense with the questionable assertion that the charges against him are invalid, adopting a position rejected by Democrats as “nonsense” as both sides sharpened their arguments for trial. “Criminal-li At least 75 flee from Paraguay prison; many from Brazil gang 01/19/2020 10:24am • ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — At least 75 inmates, many of them members of a notorious Brazilian gang, escaped from a Paraguayan prison in a border town on Sunday, according to authorities who said they immediately fired the prison's director. Officials said they discovered a tunnel and found cells fi US marks King holiday amid fears of deep racial divisions US marks King holiday amid fears of deep racial divisions 01/19/2020 06:34am • DETROIT (AP) — To commemorate the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Nicholas Thomas and more than 100 other volunteers will board up vacant houses, install school safety signs and make other improvements to a Detroit neighborhood. Their mission is to celebrate King’s legacy by being good neighbors an Trump team, House managers trade sharp views on impeachment Trump team, House managers trade sharp views on impeachment 01/18/2020 03:42pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's legal team issued a fiery response Saturday ahead of opening arguments in his impeachment trial, while House Democrats laid out their case in forceful fashion, saying the president betrayed public trust with behavior that was the “worst nightmare" of th Who's who on Trump's legal team for impeachment trial Who's who on Trump's legal team for impeachment trial 01/17/2020 07:23pm • WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s legal advocates for his Senate impeachment trial will include a pair of well-known attorneys who have vigorously defended Trump on television and played roles in some of the most consequential legal dramas in recent history. Among those assisting White Honduras government fails to extend anti-corruption mission 01/17/2020 04:44pm • TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduras and the Organization of American States failed to reach an agreement Friday to extend the mandate of an anti-corruption mission that had upset a number of national lawmakers by uncovering misuse of public funds. The mandate of the Mission to Support the Fight No jail time for distracted driver who killed 2 cyclists 01/17/2020 02:41pm • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman who ran her car into a group of bicyclists in 2018, killing two people, will avoid jail time. Nicole Vanderweit, 34, pleaded no contest this week to careless driving in Broward County court, the Sun Sentinel reported. In addition to having her license Ex-youth center counselor's lawyer sees greed behind charges 01/17/2020 12:43pm • CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An attorney for a man charged with repeatedly raping a teenage boy at New Hampshire's state-run youth detention center in the 1990s said Friday the allegations are motivated by “money and greed.” Stephen Murphy, 50, was charged in July with 26 counts of rape. He and ano Huawei CFO lawyers say her alleged crimes no crime in Canada Huawei CFO lawyers say her alleged crimes no crime in Canada 01/17/2020 12:11pm • VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Defense lawyers argue a senior executive of the Chinese tech giant Huawei should not be extradited to the U.S. because her actions would not be considered crimes under Canadian law. The extradition hearing for Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou is schedu Georgia sets execution for man convicted of killing 2 people Georgia sets execution for man convicted of killing 2 people 01/17/2020 10:15am • ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia man convicted of killing his ex-wife and her boyfriend more than 20 years ago is set to executed later this month. Donnie Cleveland Lance, 66, is scheduled to die Jan. 29 at the state prison in Jackson, state Attorney General Chris Carr and Department of Corrections Commis AP Explains: The Justice Department's new quarrel with Apple AP Explains: The Justice Department's new quarrel with Apple 01/17/2020 10:15am • WASHINGTON (AP) — The deadly shooting of three U.S. sailors at a Navy installation in December could reignite a long-simmering fight between the federal government and tech companies over data privacy and encryption. As part of its probe into the violent incident, deemed a terrorist act by the gov Cyprus FA suspends all matches after ref walkout over attack 01/17/2020 08:52am • NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The Cypriot soccer federation decided Friday to suspend all matches after a referee walkout because of a bombing attack against a colleague's car. The federation said all matches are on hold indefinitely. Police said the predawn detonation of an explosive device placed on th Libya's rival military commander seeks support in Greece Libya's rival military commander seeks support in Greece 01/17/2020 06:30am • ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The commander of forces fighting the U.N.-supported government in Libya visited Athens Friday in a bid to counter Turkey’s support for his opponents, ahead of a weekend summit on Libya in Berlin. Gen. Khalifa Hifter’s surprise trip to Greece came two days before the Berl
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