In addition to ordaining married men, the debate also called for the synod to identify 'the type of official ministry that can be conferred on women.'
The attack began at about 8:40 a.m., and three officers from the Federal Protective Service who were stationed at the building confronted the gunman
Egypt state TV said the 67-year-old was attending a session Monday in his trial on espionage charges when he blacked out and then died
A number of special forces members are on trial this year. A U.S. Navy SEAL last month pleaded guilty to hazing and assault charges for his role in the 2017 strangulation of a U.S. Army Green Beret in Africa.
Alvarez appeared with former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart earlier this month to plead with Congress to extend the compensation fund.
Authorities used genetic genealogy last year to identify the suspect as William Earl Talbott II, a construction worker and truck driver who was 24 at the time of the killings
The three men and a 16-year-old high school student from the Rochester area were arrested in January and accused of planning to attack the community of Islamberg, near Binghamton
People from New York and afar came to take photos and share in the legacy of the gay bar where patrons resisted a police raid, sparking protests and longer-term organizing that made the cause of LGBTQ rights considerably more visible.
Salt Lake City police chief Mike Brown said 31-year-old Ayoola A. Ajayi will be charged with aggravated murder, kidnaping and desecration of a body in the death of the 23 year old
Buckingham Palace has announced that Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, will make an official visit to South Africa in the fall
Prosecutors asked the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to deny Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's claim that it was impossible for him to find an impartial jury in a city still traumatized by the bombings.
The woman who drove Eric Holder, the man charged with the killing, from the scene also testified she heard the men talk about "snitching."
Instances of white supremacist propaganda showing up on college campuses trended higher in the recently completed academic year, according to the Anti-Defamation League report
Óscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and his daughter Valeria were swept away by the current near Matamoros, Mexico, and Brownsville, Texas, this week. A grim photo shows the girl tucked inside her father's shirt for protection with her arm draped over his neck.
Police arrested 71-year-old David E. Croswell from Washougal, Washington, and held him on suspicion of vehicular homicide while driving under the influence of intoxicants and hit-and-run driving that causes death
Government test pilots trying out Boeing's updated Max software in a flight simulator last week found a flaw that could result in the plane's nose pitching down
The legal move is being seen as a push back against the so-called "Free Britney" movement, which alleges the singer is being controlled against her will.
Dr. George Tyndall has been the subject of a Los Angeles police investigation for more than a year after patients claimed sexual abuse or harassment by the gynecologist.
The boy has more than 15 medical procedures, including surgeries for two broken arms and a broken leg, facial and skull fractures and removal of his spleen
The searing photograph highlights the perils faced by mostly Central American migrants fleeing violence and poverty and hoping for asylum in the US
Lawmakers are likely to confront Mueller on why he did not come to a firm conclusion on obstruction of justice
More than 2,400 US service personnel have died in Afghanistan since the US-led coalition invaded in October 2001 to oust the Taliban and hunt down al-Qaida chief Osama bin Laden
Cardi B had originally only been charged with misdemeanors. Prosecutors presented the case to a grand jury after she rejected a plea deal that would have given her a conditional discharge.
In 1990, Congress apologized to the descendants of those killed at Wounded Knee but did not revoke the medals.
Authorities have been searching for the baby's mother since June 6, when a family in a nearby home heard her crying in a wooded area in Cumming
Stephanie Grisham, who has been with the Trumps since 2015, will also take on the role of White House communications director
In all, police released nearly 1,200 different individual files on Monday, including thousands of pages of documents, arrest reports and handwritten notes from police.
The latest round of sanctions denies Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei and senior military figures access to financial resources and blocks their access to any financial assets they have under US jurisdiction.
Ravelry.com, an 8-million strong social network for knitters, says the site took the action because it can't provide a space "inclusive of all and also allow support for open white supremacy."
The judges said Metaxas "didn't even hesitate to kill children" over a 2½-year period during which prosecutors said he sought out many of his adult victims on online social networks using the handle "Orestes35" and had sex with them
Courtney Irby spent six days in jail on charges of armed burglary and grand theft after she brought the guns from her husband's apartment to the Lakeland Police
Her first novel — 'Scruples' in 1978 — became a best-seller. Krantz's books have been translated into 52 languages and sold more than 85 million copies worldwide. They inspired a series of hit miniseries with the help of her husband, film and television producer Steve Krantz.
Joe Biden, he looks like he's just exhausted, Trump said. 'I don't know what happened to him, but he is exhausted and he doesn't do any work. He's not working'
A New York-based advice columnist claims Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in a dressing room at a Manhattan department store in the mid-1990s
State police have confirmed that seven people have died in a crash in New Hampshire between a truck and several motorcycles
Honolulu Fire Chief Manuel Neves said the first crews on scene extinguished the fire and that the crash occurred near the perimeter fencing of the small airport
An indictment filed in state court charges Cardi B with two counts of felony attempted assault and various lesser charges, including harassment and reckless endangerment
No state has been without a functioning abortion clinic since 1974, the year after the U.S. Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion nationwide
Written summaries of police interviews with the two suspected shooters portray 16-year-old Alec McKinney as the leader of the attack, enlisting 18-year-old Devon Erickson in the plan to kill the students who bullied McKinney, who identifies as male.
Iran's Revolutionary Guard said it shot down the drone over Iranian airspace, while two U.S. officials said the downing happened over international airspace in the Strait of Hormuz
The researchers believe dogs, over their relatively short 33,000 years of domestication, developed new eye muscles to communicate with people
Newtown parents have scored a win in their growing battle against conspiracy theorists, as the father of a six-year-old killed at Sandy Hook won a defamation suit against authors who claimed the school shooting never happened
A jury in federal court in Brooklyn took less than five hours to find Keith Raniere guilty on all counts of sex-trafficking and other charges accusing him of coercing women into unwanted sex using systematic shame and humiliation
Authorities said the haul could have been worth more than $1 billion on the street. The US attorney’s office in Philadelphia announced the massive bust on Twitter on Tuesday afternoon, saying that law enforcement agents found the cocaine on a ship at the Packer Marine Terminal.
President Donald Trump officially kicked off his reelection campaign Tuesday with a grievance-filled Florida rally that focused more on settling scores than laying out his agenda for a second term.
All seven reactors at the Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear plant in Niigata were off line and no abnormalities were reported.
Her son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, said Vanderbilt died at home with friends and family at her side. She had been suffering from advanced stomach cancer
She arrived in Italy on Thursday for the first time since an appeals court acquitted her in 2011 in the slaying of her 21-year-old British roommate Meredith Kerche on November 1, 2007
The bodies of the sisters were found in a car parked on a San Miguel County farm near Norwood in southwest Colorado in September 2017. Authorities said they died of heat, dehydration and starvation
Elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame this year, Bowlen was the first owner in NFL history to have his team win 300 games — including playoffs — in three decades
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