FOX 9 Minneapolis Headlines
Former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been found guilty by the Vatican of sex abuse and defrocked, as calls rose Saturday for Pope Francis to reveal what he knew about the once-powerful American prelate's apparently decades-long predatory sexual behavior.
The announcement Saturday, delivered in uncharacteristically blunt language for the Vatican, meant that the 88-year-old McCarrick, the former archbishop of Washington, D.C., becomes the highest-ranking churchman and the first cardinal to be punished by dismissal from the clerical state, or laicization.
He was notified Friday of the decision, which was upheld upon his appeal and approved by Pope Francis.… More
North Central U.S. Weather Reports
Weather News - February 16, 2019, 3:12:20 PM EST
Two storms with snow, ice and rain will affect many areas from the Midwest to the northeastern United States through the middle of next week.
Weather News - February 16, 2019, 5:43:10 PM EST
While rivers are already rising, a new storm will further heighten the risk for flooding and severe weather across the lower Mississippi and Tennessee valleys around the middle of the upcoming week.
Weather News - February 16, 2019, 12:09:09 PM EST
One person died after a major pileup on Interstate 70 just east of Kansas City on Friday afternoon.
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Weather News - February 15, 2019, 3:08:10 PM EST
Snow slammed both the East and West coasts of the U.S. this week while a deadly storm blasted Hawaii and an avalanche cut off an entire region from the outside world, slowing rescue efforts.