Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressDecember 02, 2018
Pope Francis has been quoted as saying that having gays in the clergy "is something that worries me" and remarking that some societies are considering homosexuality a "fashionable" lifestyle.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 26, 2018
A close adviser to Pope Francis criticized legislation proposed by Italy's anti-migrant League party to require ports and other public institutions to display a crucifix.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 25, 2018
An Ecuadorean immigrant who was held for deportation after delivering pizza to a Brooklyn Army installation walked out of an immigration detention center house hours after a judge ordered his immediate release.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 24, 2018
Chile has investigated 158 members of the country's Roman Catholic Church for committing or covering up sexual abuse against minors and adults, the national prosecutor's office said Monday.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 23, 2018
Pope Francis has lamented the latest migrant deaths in shipwrecks of smugglers' boats and entreated nations to act swiftly to prevent more tragedies.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 19, 2018
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called its passage a "historic moment in the history of Zionism and the history of the state of Israel."
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 18, 2018
Government forces began advancing on Masaya's Monimbo neighborhood before dawn and had largely regained control of it by the afternoon for the first time since massive protests against Ortega's government began in mid-April.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 13, 2018
Detaining immigrant children has morphed into a surging industry in the U.S. that now reaps $1 billion annually — a tenfold increase over the past decade, according to The AP.
Politics & Society NewsThe Associated PressJuly 11, 2018
Federal officials fell short of meeting a court-ordered deadline to reunite dozens of youngsters forcibly separated from their families at the border.