A witness told the Scottish Child Abuse inquiry Monday that he and other boys were raped by men, including priests, at “satanic” alcohol-fueled sex parties in the 1970s while in the care of an orphanage run by a Catholic religious order called the Christian Brothers.
Flooding on the Mississippi River is raising concerns that it could overwhelm a Corps of Engineers structure in Louisiana that keeps it from changing course with consequences that could cost hundreds of billions of dollars.
The Supreme Court of Israel rejected a lawsuit by the Palestinian Authority to force archaeologists in Judea and Samaria to disclose the locations of their digs and the names of archaeologists working on them, potentially exposing them to threats and academic boycotts.
San Antonio officials were surprised when hundreds of illegal immigrants from Congo were dropped off in their city last week with hundreds more arriving soon. Who helped them get here, and why is the US admitting migrants from a country in the middle of an Ebola outbreak?