Defrocked Priest Is About to Be Freed Amid Renewed Fury

By KATHARINE Q. SEELYE July 26, 2017 BOSTON — When he was 21 and coming out as gay, John Harris was referred to a charismatic street priest, Paul Shanley, for guidance. “He raped me, under the pretense of helping me,” Mr. Harris, now...

New Hampshire Will Investigate St. Paul’s School Over Sex Abuse

After reports of sexual misconduct, the exclusive St. Paul’s School will be examined by the state attorney general for evidence of child endangerment and obstruction.

Former Penn State President Gets Jail Time in Child Molestation Scandal

By JON HURDLE and RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA June 2, 2017 HARRISBURG, Pa. — A judge on Friday sentenced three former Pennsylvania State University officials, including a former president, to short jail terms followed by home confinement...