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DUBLIN | The Latest: Pope meets with 8 Irish abuse survivors

DUBLIN — The Latest on Pope Francis’ trip to Ireland (all times local): 7:20 p.m. The Vatican says Pope Francis has met with eight survivors of clerical and institutional abuse on the first day of his trip to Ireland, which is ground zero for the Catholic Church’s abuse scandal. Vatican spokesman Greg Burke said Francis … Continue reading DUBLIN | The Latest: Pope meets with 8 Irish abuse survivors

Police shooting of boy spurs more protests, appeals

Protesters demonstrated Friday for a third day over the fatal police shooting in Pennsylvania of an unarmed black teen fleeing a traffic stop as they sought to get the attention of a nation engrossed by the immigration debate, and to pressure officials to charge the officer. Hundreds of marchers chanting “Who did this? The police … Continue reading Police shooting of boy spurs more protests, appeals