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Press Freedom Advocates Troubled by Suit Against Iowa Paper

DAVENPORT, Iowa — The former administrator for Iowa's third-largest city is suing the area's biggest newspaper, claiming that its coverage was unfair and cost him his job, in a case that has alarmed advocates for press freedom. "It could have a significant ...
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Australian Court Upholds Sex Abuse Verdict of Cardinal Pell

MELBOURNE, Australia — An Australian appeals court Wednesday upheld convictions against Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children, in a decision cheered by scores of abuse survivors and victims' advocates de...
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Nationwide ICE Roundup Poised to Begin This Weekend

WASHINGTON — A nationwide immigration enforcement operation targeting people who are in the United States illegally is expected to begin this weekend after it was postponed last month by President Donald Trump,...
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Some Horse Advocates Buck at New Plan to Save Wild Mustangs

RENO, Nev. — Animal welfare groups have reached a milestone agreement with ranching interests they say would save wild mustangs from slaughter but the compromise has opened a nasty split among horse protection advocates. "The groups promoting this plan have...