In U.S., pope’s summit on sex abuse seen as too little, too late

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – In the study of his home outside Washington, former priest Tom Doyle searched a shelf packed with books to find the thick report that led him... Read more »

USA Gymnastics hires ex-NBA exec to help lead it past sex scandal

(Reuters) – USA Gymnastics on Tuesday named former National Basketball Association (NBA) vice president Li Li Leung as its new chief executive to help the governing body of the... Read more »

Ex-congressman Weiner released from prison after sexting scandal

FILE PHOTO – Former U.S. Congressman Anthony Weiner departs U.S. Federal Court, following his sentencing after pleading guilty to one count of sending obscene messages to a minor, ending... Read more »

Ex-congressman Weiner released from prison after sexting scandal

FILE PHOTO – Former U.S. Congressman Anthony Weiner departs U.S. Federal Court, following his sentencing after pleading guilty to one count of sending obscene messages to a minor, ending... Read more »

Catholic Church credibility on the line at abuse meeting

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – The Vatican will gather senior bishops from around the world later this week for a conference on sex abuse designed to guide them on how... Read more »

Singer Ryan Adams calls accusations in New York Times ‘inaccurate’

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Rock singer Ryan Adams on Wednesday called a New York Times article about him “upsettingly inaccurate” but said he was “not a perfect man” and... Read more »

Vatican to rule next week on defrocking of disgraced U.S. cardinal: sources

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Vatican officials will meet next week to decide the fate of disgraced former U.S. cardinal Theodore McCarrick over allegations of sexual abuse, Vatican sources said... Read more »

Virginia governor vows not to resign over racist incident

RICHMOND, Va. (Reuters) – Virginia’s embattled Democratic governor vowed in an interview on Monday not to resign over revelations that he wore blackface at a 1980s party, as a... Read more »

Virginia Democrats float impeachment against lieutenant governor

FILE PHOTO – Justin Fairfax, the Lieutenant Governor of Virginia, drinks before opening the state’s Senate meeting during a session of the General Assembly in Richmond, Virginia, U.S, February... Read more »

Virginia official accused of rape will have to resign if allegations are true: governor

RICHMOND, Va. (Reuters) – Virginia’s embattled governor insisted he would not resign over a racist yearbook photo, but said the state’s lieutenant governor would have to step aside if... Read more »