Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters march in Zagreb

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters marched Saturday in downtown Zagreb to protest an international convention they said indirectly legalizes gay marriages and gives rights to transgender people.

  • Written by By DUSAN STOJANOVIC , Associated Press

Youth give pope piece of their mind, call for transparency

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Young people have told the Vatican they want a more transparent and authentic Catholic Church, where women play a greater leadership role and where obeying unreachable moral standards isn't the price of admission.

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Will GOP accomplishments in Congress be enough for voters?

WASHINGTON (AP) — With passage of an enormous budget bill, the GOP-controlled Congress all but wrapped up its legislating for the year. But will it be enough to convince voters to give Republicans another two years at the helm?

  • Written by By LISA MASCARO and MATTHEW DALY

Website, app allows students to report safety concerns

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — An organization formed by parents whose children died in the 2012 shooting at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School has launched a system that will allow students to report safety concerns anonymously online.

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After Parkland shooting, worldwide 'March for Our Lives'

 

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — They can't buy a beer or rent a car and most aren't even old enough to vote, yet the students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have spearheaded what could become one of the largest marches in history with nearly 1 million people expected in Washington and more than 800 sister marches from California to Japan.

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  • Written by By KELLI KENNEDY , Associated Press