forgiveness

MADRID  | Ex-IMF chief as he enters prison: ‘I ask forgiveness’

MADRID  — Former International Monetary Fund chief Rodrigo Rato is apologizing for his crimes as he starts a 4½-year prison sentence for misusing a Spanish bank’s corporate credit card. Rato said as he entered a prison outside Madrid on Thursday, “I accept my obligations to society, I admit the mistakes I may have made and … Continue reading MADRID  | Ex-IMF chief as he enters prison: ‘I ask forgiveness’

BISMARCK, N.D. | Heitkamp renews ad apology; Cramer says she’s not bipartisan

BISMARCK, N.D.— Sen. Heidi Heitkamp opened her debate Thursday against Republican challenger Kevin Cramer with a renewed apology for a newspaper ad attacking her opponent that improperly identified some survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, calling it a “grave and horrible error.” “I am praying for guidance and forgiveness,” the Democrat told the nearly … Continue reading BISMARCK, N.D. | Heitkamp renews ad apology; Cramer says she’s not bipartisan

NASHVILLE, Tenn. | Isbell wins 3 Americana Awards; Prine is artist of the year

NASHVILLE, Tenn.— Folk singer-songwriter John Prine won artist of the year for the second time in a row at the Americana Music Honors and Awards on Wednesday, while Jason Isbell took home three awards, including album of the year. Considered a leader of the Americana genre, Prine released “Tree of Forgiveness” this year, his first … Continue reading NASHVILLE, Tenn. | Isbell wins 3 Americana Awards; Prine is artist of the year

Church massacre, other killings strain forgiveness for many

(AP)(STL.News) When nine black churchgoers in Charleston were massacred by a white man with Confederate sympathies, the city stayed calm as the victims’ families offered examples of grace and forgiveness amid the horror. Now, church shooting suspect Dylann Roof has been convicted in a federal death penalty trial — but some say a continuing succession … Continue reading Church massacre, other killings strain forgiveness for many