e Francis has declared support for civil unions for same-sex couples for the first time, according to the Catholic News Agency. The Pope made the historic remarks in a new documentary film, “Francesco,” which was released in Rome on Wednesday. “Homosexual people have a right to be in a family.
Bill and Hillary Clinton are celebrating a major milestone: 45 years of marriage. The former president and secretary of state marked their wedding anniversary on Sunday with posts on their respective social media pages. “October 11th was a beautiful day 45 years ago,” Bill Clinton, 74, wrote on Twitter alongside
Could specially trained sniffer dogs soon be used to detect coronavirus at airports? According to a French-Lebanese research team, the animals can detect Covid-19 in almost 100% of cases, after smelling human sweat. Now they are training 20 dogs belonging to Lebanon’s security forces to screen arrivals at Beirut airport.
The White House Image caption Donald Trump in the Presidential Suite at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Since testing positive for coronavirus, US President Donald Trump has been receiving a number of different drugs, as revealed by his doctors. It is unclear when the president contracted the virus, but
A warped woman who pleaded guilty to butchering her boyfriend so she could be free to marry her biological father has been jailed. Amanda McClure, 31, will spend 40 years in prison after brutally killing John McGuire, 38, from Minnesota, last year. Her dad, Larry McClure Sr, 55, was sentenced
With more than 7.5 million Americans testing positive for COVID-19, at least 58,088 hospitalized nationwide and at least 210,750 dead since the start of the pandemic, that adds up to millions upon millions of dollars in medical expenses, from testing to respirators to ambulance bills. President Donald Trump is now
The former Minneapolis police officer charged with the murder of George Floyd has been released from prison after posting bond. Derek Chauvin, 44, was released from the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Oak Park Heights on Wednesday morning, the Department of Corrections confirmed. The ex-cop walked free after posting a non-cash
Wall Street leaders on Tuesday cheered Joe Biden’s selection of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate in the presidential election. Finance executives, confident the ticket has what it takes to topple President Donald Trump, raved about her experience in government, as well as her fundraising prowess. Financial advisory firm
China, Russia and Iran are among countries seeking to influence the US presidential election this year, a top US intelligence chief has warned. A statement issued by the director of US counterintelligence said foreign states were using “covert and overt influence measures” to sway the vote. It said China did
Last-ditch negotiations at the US Congress to forge another stimulus package for the coronavirus-ravaged economy have collapsed in stalemate. Democrats and Republicans remain at odds over everything from unemployment benefits to financial aid for schools to cash injections for states’ coffers. The US unemployment rate stands at 10.2%, higher than