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U.S. Catholic Bishops Elect Their First Latino President: Archbishop José Gomez
Gomez has been archbishop of Los Angeles, the largest Roman Catholic diocese in the U.S., for most of the past decade. He has been vice president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops since 2016.
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Childhood vaccines are often subsidized in the poorest countries. , but not for those moving up the wealth ladder.
Rockets Rain On Gaza And Israel After Airstrike Kills Militant Leader
"He was a ticking bomb," Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu said of Bahaa Abu el-Atta, the Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader killed Tuesday. Militants in Gaza have responded with rocket attacks of their own.
FBI Reports Dip In Hate Crimes, But Rise In Violence
The FBI released its annual tally of hate crimes on Tuesday. Attacks on individuals surged to a 16-year high in 2018 and hate-crime related homicides rose from 15 to 24.
McDonald's Is Sued Over 'Systemic Sexual Harassment' Of Female Workers
A former employee has filed a class-action lawsuit against McDonald's and one Michigan franchise, alleging a "culture of sexual harassment."