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Catholics consider withholding donations amid scandals

For decades, Michael Drweiga has opened his wallet whenever the donation basket comes around at church, but the latest revelations of priests sexually abusing children brought him to the conclusion that he can no longer justify giving. 905 more words

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Feds poised to beef up bill to prevent foreign election interference

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his newly shuffled cabinet will focus squarely on next year’s election at a two-day retreat this week — including a hard look at the very laws governing elections. 516 more words

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Italy bridge designer warned in 1979 of risk of corrosion

ROME — The Italian engineer who designed the Genoa bridge that collapsed and killed 43 people warned four decades ago that it would require constant maintenance to remove rust given the effects of corrosion from sea air and pollution. 91 more words

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NY Gov. Cuomo: Trump fooled the country, but not New York

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Donald Trump has fooled many people in this country, but the Democrat says the Republican president hasn’t fooled New Yorkers. 109 more words

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Bolton meets Netanyahu in Jerusalem to discuss Iran

JERUSALEM — President Donald Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton has met with Israel’s prime minister in Jerusalem to discuss Iran.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office issued a statement Sunday saying the premier looked forward to discussing ways to roll back what he described as “Iran’s aggression in the region.” 83 more words

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Police say a man is missing after jumping in water to assist a family pet

GEORGIAN BAY TOWNSHIP, Ont. — Provincial police are searching for a man who jumped into the waters of the Georgian Bay and did not resurface. 89 more words

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Mexican poppy producing state votes to decriminalize opium

MEXICO CITY — The legislature in the violence-torn Mexican state of Guerrero is calling on the federal government to legalize production of opium for pharmaceutical use in a move it hopes will reduce crime and help local farmers. 73 more words

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