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Diocese in Germany's Augsburg to pay abuse victims up to $84,000

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Victims of sexual and physical violence at the hands of the Catholic church in Augsburg to receive one-off payments.
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US Navy amphibious assault ship catches fire in San Diego, explosion &...

US Navy amphibious assault ship catches fire in San Diego, explosion & injuries reported

The USS Bonhomme Richard has caught fire at a naval base in San Diego. Footage from the scene shows a large plume of smoke emitting from under the ship's deck; at least one... Read more ...

Florida Smashes U.S. State Record Of Daily New Cases: More Than 15,200

Florida Smashes U.S. State Record Of Daily New Cases: More Than 15,200

Gov. Ron DeSantis has not ordered a statewide mask mandate, even as the coronavirus sets new records in Florida. Some local officials have imposed their own restrictions to try... Read more ...

Florida man accused of setting Catholic church on fire

Florida man accused of setting Catholic church on fire

OCALA, Fla. - A man accused of setting a Florida church on fire was being held without bail Sunday on charges that include attempted second-degree murder and arson. Man drives... Read more ...

Pennsylvania man charged with kidnapping Amish woman who is still missing...

Pennsylvania man charged with kidnapping Amish woman who is still missing, officials say

A Pennsylvania man is charged with kidnapping 18-year-old Linda Stoltzfoos, an Amish woman who has been missing for almost four weeks. Read more ...

Sailors injured after fire breaks out on Navy ship USS Bonhomme Richard in...

Sailors injured after fire breaks out on Navy ship USS Bonhomme Richard in San Diego

Several sailors were wounded Sunday after a fire broke out on a Navy ship at the a base in San Diego, officials said. The blaze on the U.S.S. Bonhomme Richard was reported... Read more ...

Poland's President Andrzej Duda slightly ahead of his rival in tight runoff...

Poland's President Andrzej Duda slightly ahead of his rival in tight runoff - exit polls

Poland's President Andrzej Duda appears to have just about managed to snatch victory from his opponent, Warsaw Mayor Rafal Trzaskowski, in an incredibly tight race, with exit... Read more ...

Judge postpones execution of inmate who was set to be first federal prisoner...

Judge postpones execution of inmate who was set to be first federal prisoner put to death in 17 years

A federal judge postponed the execution of Daniel Lewis Lee, a convicted killer who had been set to be the first federal inmate executed in over 17 years. In a Friday filing... Read more ...

31 new positive cases of COVID-19 reported in NH, no new deaths

31 new positive cases of COVID-19 reported in NH, no new deaths

Four more Granite Staters have died of COVID-19, and 31 new positive cases were confirmed, health officials said Wednesday. Read more ...

Illinois reports record number of coronavirus tests in a day, 954 cases...

Illinois reports record number of coronavirus tests in a day, 954 cases confirmed

CHICAGO - State health officials said Sunday over 38,000 coronavirus tests have been performed in Illinois over the past day, a record high since the pandemic began, as the... Read more ...

Terrelle Pryor wants to make NFL comeback with Patriots or Steelers

Terrelle Pryor wants to make NFL comeback with Patriots or Steelers

Pryor and his representatives have already been in contact with five NFL teams, including the Patriots. Read more ...