French Christians, Muslims unite to mourn murdered priest

French Christians, Muslims unite to mourn murdered priest

Muslim and Christian groups came together Saturday to mourn a French priest murdered by jihadists, as authorities charged a man in connection with the brutal church attack that rocked the nation. A shellshocked France is still coming to terms with the jihadist killing of the clergyman at the altar in his church, sparking fears of […]

Priest killed in French church attack

Priest killed in French church attack

Two attackers killed a priest with a blade and seriously wounded at least one other hostage in a church in the northern French region of Normandy on Tuesday before they were shot dead by French police, officials said. Police said the two assailants were killed during an operation to free hostages who were being held […]

Journalists acquitted, priest jailed at ‘Vatileaks’ trial

Journalists acquitted, priest jailed at ‘Vatileaks’ trial

Two investigative journalists accused of publishing stolen papers which exposed scandal in the Vatican were acquitted Thursday, while a whistle-blowing Spanish prelate was sentenced to jail time in the Vatileaks trial. The drama of sex, greed and press freedom which had gripped the tiny city state for months peaked with the surprise verdict given by […]