Democrats drop key requirement for amnesty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- In contrast to the traditional notion that immigrants should be required to learn the dominant language of a nation, the 2016 draft of the Democratic Party platform no more…

Divided Poland considers total abortion ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — PRENZLAU, Germany - A 35-year-old woman rests on her hospital bed in Germany after an abortion. Her staunchly Catholic country, Poland, has one of Europe's more…

Bombing kills more than 80 in Baghdad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) – As Iraqis gathered late on Saturday night in central Baghdad to eat, shop and just be together to celebrate one of the last evenings more…

Past pope: Vatican's 'gay lobby' alive and well

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3452264" align="aligncenter" width="598"] Former Pope Benedict[/caption] Former Pope Benedict, who resigned in 2013 – the first pontiff to do so in six decades – wrote in his more…