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Leah Remini will again unleash her bulldog determination for another round of exposing the alleged evils of Scientology. The actress behind the Emmy-winning docuseries Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath confirmed the program will return for season 3 on Tuesday, Nov. 27 with new episodes...

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A man wrote to two bishops, saying the Rev. Robert Huneke abused him as a teen on Long Island, according to the lawsuit. The priest, transferred to Florida, was allowed to keep working and abused another child, the lawsuit says.

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Teacher: Catholic school fired me for sharing letter about church's 'homosexual problem'

Saint Dominic teaches about 230 girls in grades seven through 12. JERSEY CITY — A Clifton woman says she was fired from the all-girl Saint Dominic Academy in Jersey City after she shared with her students a letter from a Catholic leader who blames gay priests for the "rot" and "corruption" of the...

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The Vatican has failed to give answers on cardinal’s disgrace

The Catholic Church hierarchy has descended on Rome this month, and the theme of the gathering is youth. Pope Francis wants his bishops to figure out how to “help the church better accompany all young people in a joyful life.” That’s a worthy goal, but documents drafted by the bishops in the...

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Cops say man charged with molesting kids showed them cabin where it happened - filled with boy's drawings

Police said the man admitted to sex acts with one of the boys, and said he still had the young victim's soccer jersey It's been roughly 30 years since David Zechmeister, now 78, sexually assaulted two boys when they were between 10 and 12 years old, the Camden County Prosecutor's Office...

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Watch a Brooklyn liberal try to survive in conservative Kansas

Toto, we’re in Kansas! The new four-part Bravo docuseries “Welcome to Waverly” (premiering Monday at 10 p.m.) sends seven diverse young professionals, each from a different large city, to Waverly, Kan., population 563. Drama ensues as Bravo’s outsiders go to church, experience a Civil War...

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Pa. Senate leader Scarnati pushes bill that would protect Catholic Church from sex-abuse lawsuits

New proposal would open the window to some lawsuits involving old cases of child sexual abuse, but continue to bar actions against the

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Pa. Senate leader Scarnati pushes bill that would protect Catholic Church from sex-abuse lawsuits

New proposal would open the window to some lawsuits involving old cases of child sexual abuse, but continue to bar actions against the

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Former Pennsylvania Priest Pleads Guilty To Child Sex Abuse

David Poulson, one of over 300 "predator priests" within the state's Catholic Church, faces 14 years in prison.

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N.J. college students are yelling expletives at future priests. It has to stop, school says.

Seminarians studying for the priesthood have been the targets of "foul language and incivility" on campus, school officials said. Seton Hall University's interim president sent the campus community a stern reminder to be civil to everyone -- even future Catholic priests -- after several cases where...

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People can dispose of their unwanted guns and get a gift card worth $100 or $200 in a semi-annual trade-in event set for Saturday in Encanto. Authorities will hand out the cards from 8 a.m. until noon at Encanto Southern Baptist Church, located at 6020 Akins Ave. San Diego police ask that...

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Property in Woodbury sells for $5.8 million | South Jersey real estate transactions

Here's a roundup of recent home sales in Cumberland, Salem and Gloucester counties. Carneys Point -407 Manor Ave., The Secretary of Housing and Urban Development BLB Resources, Inc. to Rosalyn Feinman for $41,213. -5 Schooner Lane, Route 48 Properties, LLC to NVR, Inc. for $51,000.  -7...

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6 cases of Legionnaires’ reported among Champaign-Urbana residents

The disease was potentially transmitted during wedding gatherings at the First Christian Church, 3601 S Staley Rd. in Champaign.

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My mother has always used food in two ways: one, to express love and appreciation, and two, as a means of currency in her community. When mom, Ling Ling Zheng (affectionately called Momma Wong by my friends), moved from Shanghai to Chicago in the ’90s, beef noodle soup was one of the recipes...

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Makiki Christian Church food fest celebrates comfort cooking

Every year the community is treated to a taste of Makiki Christian Church’s homemade Japanese foods, local favorites like sushi, udon with shrimp tempura, and freshly pounded mochi at the Festival of Thanksgiving.

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