Teen pregnancies/abortions fall, though not much in the U.S.

Though teen pregnancy rates and the number of abortions have fallen in the U.S. and elsewhere, the U.S. still leads the world in teen pregnancies among 21 countries where data is gathered on such things, says a new Guttmacher Institute study. From the press release: The authors note that U.S. teens face low societal acceptance …

Philly monsignor’s going to jail for covering up child sex abuse

Msgr. William J. Lynn is the first U.S. RomanĀ  Catholic official to be convicted and sentenced to jail (three to six years in a decision handed down Tuesday) for covering up the church’s child sex abuse scandal. You can read more here. Given the environment post the Freeh Report on Penn State, do you think …