Category Archives: National News

Autopsy of Epstein performed, but details yet to be released

Autopsy of Epstein performed, but details yet to be released

Epstein’s abrupt death Saturday cut short a criminal prosecution that could have pulled back the curtain on the inner workings of a high-flying financier with connections to celebrities and presidents, though prosecutors have vowed to continue investigating.MORE

Trump says he wants background checks, also reassures NRA

Trump says he wants background checks, also reassures NRA

President Donald Trump said Friday he believes he has influence to rally Republicans around stronger federal background check laws as Congress and the White House work on a response to last weekend’s mass shootings in Texas and Ohio.MORE

Ex-cardinal’s letters to victims show signs of grooming

Ex-cardinal’s letters to victims show signs of grooming

By NICOLE WINFIELD, The Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — At first glance, the handwritten postcards and letters look innocuous, even warm, sometimes signed off by “Uncle T.” or “Your uncle, Father Ted.” But taken in context, the correspondence penned by disgraced ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick to the young men he is accused of sexually abusing…MORE

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