- Making News: Governor Keating Set to Resign from Church Review Panel
Frank Keating is set to hand in his resignation letter today, as he steps down from his post as head of the sexual abuse oversight panel for the US Roman Catholic Church. The former Oklahoma governor angered church officials and panel members last week when he referred to some bishops as behaving like -the cosa nostra.- The Los Angeles Times- Larry Stammer interviewed Keating and reported his controversial comments.
- Reporter's Notebook: Private Jesse Halling, Casualty of War and Its Aftermath
Private Jesse Halling was only 19 years old when he died in Iraq earlier this month, one of several dozen US soldiers who have died in that country since Baghdad fell on April 9. William Booth of the Washington Post profiles the life and death of the young private credited with going above and beyond the call of duty to save his fellow soldiers.
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