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NEW YORK | Moonves scandal looms over CBS shareholder meeting

NEW YORK— With a $120 million severance package on the line, an investigation into sexual-misconduct claims against former CBS CEO Les Moonves will loom over the network’s annual shareholders meeting on Tuesday. But CBS officials are unlikely to say more beyond seeking to reassure shareholders that the board is “on top of that, don’t worry, … Continue reading NEW YORK | Moonves scandal looms over CBS shareholder meeting

VATICAN CITY | Vatican investigates Chilean order after nuns report abuse

VATICAN CITY  — The Vatican has launched an investigation into a small Chilean religious order of nuns after some sisters denounced sexual abuse at the hands of priests and mistreatment by their superiors. The scandal at the Institute of the Good Samaritan was revealed in an investigative report by Chilean national television earlier this year … Continue reading VATICAN CITY | Vatican investigates Chilean order after nuns report abuse

SEOUL, South Korea | South Korea apologizes over vagrants’ detention, forced work

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea’s top public prosecutor on Tuesday apologized over what he described as a botched investigation into the enslavement and mistreatment of thousands of people at a vagrants’ facility in the 1970s and 1980s nearly three decades after its owner was acquitted of serious charges. The remarks by Prosecutor General Moon … Continue reading SEOUL, South Korea | South Korea apologizes over vagrants’ detention, forced work