Pope Francis: Merry Christmas, you power-hungry hypocrites
VATICAN CITY (RNS) — Pope Francis launched a blistering attack on the Vatican bureaucracy Monday, outlining a "catalog of illnesses" that plague the church's central administration, including "spiritual Alzheimer's" and gossipy cliques. The pope's ...
NY police say gunman who killed officers told bystanders to watch him
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Minutes before he gunned down two police officers, a man told two bystanders, “Watch what I'm going to do,” officials said Sunday as they pieced together the movements of a killer whose actions further roiled relations between the mayor and police unions ...
Better news for Michigan travelers on Christmas weather
The two most accurate computer models show accumulating snow in the shaded areas, but not heavy snow Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. (Mark Torregrossa). Print · Mark Torregrossa | MLive By Mark Torregrossa | MLive MLive.com. Follow on Twitter
Prosecutor: No Terror Link for Driver Who Hit 13 Pedestrians in Dijon
PARIS — A driver who ran down 13 pedestrians in France while shouting "Allahu Akbar!" — Arabic for "God is great" — has a known history of psychiatric problems and was not carrying out "a terrorist act," a prosecutor said Monday. The man, who was ...