Former CIA director John O. Brennan voiced his eagerness to challenge President Trump on the same day that national security adviser John Bolton floated the idea of reviewing all security clearances inside and outside the government. Such a review could affect more than 4 million Americans.
Months after European law enforcement agencies undertook a sweeping online crackdown, the extremist group still finds new ways to put its propaganda messages and videos on the Internet in what has come to resemble stubborn trench warfare.
At Knock Shrine, Pope Francis will join a sea of pilgrims. But in a country that was once the most Catholic in Europe, congregants are leaving their scandal-battered church in droves. “You could say the church is at rock bottom,” said the parish priest and rector of Knock Shrine.
Story by William Booth and Amanda Ferguson | Photos by James Forde