A key Christian leader of Early Rain Covenant Church in China has been released on bail and reunited with her son six months after she and other members of the congregation were detained and their megachurch shut down by communist authorities.
A California couple who for years starved a dozen of their children and kept some shackled to beds were sentenced Friday to life in prison, ending a shocking case that revealed a house of horrors hidden behind a veneer of suburban normalcy.
The last surviving leaders of the communist Khmer Rouge regime that brutally ruled Cambodia in the 1970s were convicted of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes Friday by an international tribunal.
“Some lives are so vivid, it is difficult to imagine them ended. Some voices are so vibrant, it is hard to think of them stilled. John McCain was a man of deep conviction and a patriot of the highest order.”
An undocumented immigrant from Honduras told her attorney Tuesday that federal officials took her infant daughter away while she was breastfeeding in a detention center, and that agents handcuffed her when she tried to resist, according to CNN.
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) on Wednesday urged the Senate to reject Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump’s nominee to be CIA director. “I believe Gina Haspel is a patriot who loves our country and has devoted her professional life to its service and defense,” said McCain, […]