HARRISBURG, Pa. - Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania sexually abused thousands of children over a 70-year period and silenced victims through "the weaponization of faith" and a systematic cover-up campaign by their bishops, the state attorney general said.
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Ex-Trump aide Manafort's defense rests, case headed to jury
Attorneys for Paul Manafort rested their case on Tuesday without calling any witnesses, including the former Trump campaign chairman himself, who told the judge he did not want to testify in his own defense against bank and tax fraud charges.
Trump calls ex-'Apprentice' star turned White House aide a 'dog'
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Musk bid for Tesla: no formal offer, no firm deals with advisers
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New Mexico Judge gets death threats after granting bail to compound members
A New Mexico judge received death threats on Tuesday a day after she granted bail to two men and three women charged with child abuse and accused of training children at their compound to carry out attacks, court officials said.
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