The ongoing support of capital punishment belies this country’s claim to having moved past the primitive stage of human development.
At a dinner for conservative Christian pastors, the president urges his supporters to get out the vote this November and warns of violence by opponents if they fail.
Rodrigo Duterte, known for his controversial statements, sparks new outrage in Asia's largest Catholic country. Political and religious leaders are quick to denounce him as "evil" and a "madman."
The former congresswoman is considering running for Al Franken's Senate seat, but not without asking a specific higher-up whether she should.
In his Epiphany remarks, the pontiff advises people to resist “inclinations toward arrogance, the thirst for power and for riches.”