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The Oscar-winning actress is accused of other extreme behavior on the one-woman show "Tea at Five."
Laura Pontikes says she feels betrayed by Cardinal Daniel DiNardo after coming forward with claims that a Catholic priest manipulated her into a sexual relationship during a vulnerable point in her life.
Narcissists have a complete disregard for the thoughts and feelings of others, and this enables them to manipulate the people around them.
With a baby to tie me to my abuser, I believe it would have only been a matter of time before he killed me.
A HuffPost investigation has revealed claims of abuse at a school run by a notorious anti-gay pastor in New York.
The actress claims her then-partner attacked her over a love scene with James Franco, went on an abusive ecstasy bender and head-butted her.
Three men attached a rope around a statue of Monsignor Henryk Jankowski and pulled it down.
The University of Utah student called police repeatedly. Friends talked to college authorities. But nobody stopped her abuser.
The GOP congressman is retiring this month. Impressive final act, sir!
Schneiderman said he didn’t consider the decision an exoneration.
As Catholic bishops convene in Rome discuss how to minister to young people, survivors want to make sure their voices are heard.
Tommy Anderson and Leonnia Castillo habitually abused Castillo's older relative for nearly seven months, police said.
Former Pittsburgh bishop Cardinal Donald Wuerl urged parishioners not to lose confidence in the church.
Pope Francis has accepted the resignations of Australia's Archbishop Philip Wilson and the U.S.'s Cardinal Theodore McCarrick.
Investigators are looking at cases involving 266 victims, including 178 children and teenagers.
Robert Crosland allegedly fed a dying puppy to his classroom snapping turtle in front of students.
And when they did, the women said he demanded they call him "Daddy."
Bishop Lawrence T. Persico said he hopes it helps survivors heal old wounds.