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A locker, a chirp: How tiny clues help solve child sex...

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - It was the odd-looking locker handles that caught their eye.Investigators spent hours poring over graphic images of little boys changing...

Abandoned baby giraffe befriended by dog in Africa dies

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - A South African animal orphanage says a baby giraffe that was befriended by a dog after it was abandoned in the...

Lawsuit: Ex-Cardinal McCarrick abused boy in Newark in 1990s

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Former Roman Catholic Cardinal Theodore McCarrick abused a teenage boy in the 1990s when he was leader of the Archdiocese...

In death and life, Lebanese woman shows religious law fight

BEIRUT (AP) - Nadyn Jouny’s sister taped up two messages in her memory inside a closet at the family home - one of motherly...

50 children killed by measles in Samoa as outbreak worsens

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - Samoa’s government said Monday that another five children had died within the past day from a measles outbreak, bringing...

Pennsylvania overhauls child sexual abuse laws

READING, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania overhauled its child sexual abuse laws Tuesday, more than a year after a grand jury report showed the cover-up...

Pennsylvania ends future child sex abuse charges time limits

READING, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania overhauled its child sexual abuse laws Tuesday more than a year after a grand jury report showed the cover-up...

Dog befriends baby giraffe after abandoned in South Africa

MOKOPANE, South Africa (AP) - A dog in South Africa has befriended a baby giraffe that was abandoned at birth, rescued and taken to...

Pennsylvanians to get more time on sex abuse charges, suits

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The state where a grand jury’s groundbreaking report set off a new wave of reckoning over sexual abuse in the...

AP: Catholic Church boards reviewing sex abuse fail victims

Facing thousands of cases of clergy sex abuse, U.S. Catholic leaders addressed their greatest crisis in the modern era with a promised reform: Mandatory...