United States http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19932/all en Jason Berry http://www.globalpost.com/bio/jason-berry <div class="field field-type-text field-field-biofirstname"> <div class="field-label">First Name:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jason </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-biolastname"> <div class="field-label">Last Name:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Berry </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jason Berry achieved prominence for his reporting on the Catholic Church crisis in Lead Us Not Into Temptation (1992), a book used in many newsrooms. He has been widely interviewed in the national media, with many appearances on Nightline, Oprah, ABC and CNN. USA Today called Berry “the rare investigative reporter whose scholarship, compassion and ability to write with the poetic power of Robert Penn Warren are in perfect balance.”</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-biophoto"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/jason-berry-expert-priest-sex-abuse-cases.jpeg" type="image/jpeg; length=139150">jason-berry-expert-priest-sex-abuse-cases.jpeg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-bioglobalblog"><legend>Global Blog</legend><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-bioblogenable"> <div class="field-label">Enable:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-syndication"><legend>Syndication</legend><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-striphtml"> <div class="field-label">Strip HTML:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/bio/jason-berry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> United States Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0000 2361341 at http://www.globalpost.com James "Whitey" Bulger, Boston mob boss, caught (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110623/whitey-bulger-boston-mob-boss-mafia-crime-departed-video <p> Bulger was the inspiration for the ruthless gangland boss in the 2006 Martin Scorsese movie &quot;The Departed.&quot;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110623/whitey-bulger-boston-mob-boss-mafia-crime-departed-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> United States Thu, 23 Jun 2011 15:17:00 +0000 News Desk 5653198 at http://www.globalpost.com US report cites laundry list of countries involved in modern-day slavery http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/110627/slavery-hillary-clinton-trafficking-persons-report <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/110627/slavery-hillary-clinton-trafficking-persons-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Americas Conflict Zones Asia-Pacific Europe World Religion Middle East United States Mon, 27 Jun 2011 22:10:00 +0000 News Desk 5660815 at http://www.globalpost.com Mexico: 8 Americans missing after July 4th boat accident http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/mexico/110704/mexico-missing-americans-july-4th-boat <p> One American was reported dead and up to <a href="http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-capsize-20110705,0,1195565.story">eight missing</a> Monday after a boat carrying dozens of tourists capsized in the Gulf of California this weekend.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/mexico/110704/mexico-missing-americans-july-4th-boat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mexico United States Tue, 05 Jul 2011 04:11:00 +0000 News Desk 5669129 at http://www.globalpost.com Seven missing US tourists may still be alive in Gulf of California http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/mexico/110705/seven-missing-us-tourists-may-still-be-alive-gulf-calif <p> he boat capsized less than three kilometres from shore, but the navy extended its search 100 kilometres deeper into the gulf</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/mexico/110705/seven-missing-us-tourists-may-still-be-alive-gulf-calif" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mexico United States Tue, 05 Jul 2011 11:17:00 +0000 News Desk 5669248 at http://www.globalpost.com Somali is indicted in NYC on terrorism charges after secret detention by U.S. on Navy ship http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110706/us-indicts-somali-terrorism-new-york-after-holding-ship <p> The U.S. Congress hasn&#39;t allowed detainees to be moved from the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to the U.S. for trial.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110706/us-indicts-somali-terrorism-new-york-after-holding-ship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Al Qaeda Guantanamo Bay Obama Somalia terrorism Conflict Zones Military War Politics United States Wed, 06 Jul 2011 05:22:00 +0000 News Desk 5669533 at http://www.globalpost.com American artist Cy Twombly dies in Rome http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/italy/110706/artist-cy-twombly-dies-rome <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/italy/110706/artist-cy-twombly-dies-rome" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Europe Italy United States Wed, 06 Jul 2011 06:35:00 +0000 News Desk 5669540 at http://www.globalpost.com Obama's online Town Hall a tweet in the Twitter haystack? Updates http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110706/obama-twitter-tweetup-white-house-tweetup <p> Raw numbers from TwitSprout put that at about 0.045 percent of all questions posed online before and during the presidents Q&amp;A, based on figures showing that an estimated Twitter users posted 40,000 questions for the president.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110706/obama-twitter-tweetup-white-house-tweetup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Google Internet Twitter World Leaders Technology United States Wed, 06 Jul 2011 15:28:00 +0000 News Desk 5669571 at http://www.globalpost.com Fort Hood shooter may face death penalty in court martial http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110706/fort-hood-death-penalty-us-military-court-martial-american-muslim <p> Hasan, 40, a former Army psychiatrist, will stand trial by court-martial within months, and on Wednesday Lt. Gen. Donald Campbell, the Fort Hood commander, formally announced that the charges against him will be tried as capital offenses, CNN reports.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110706/fort-hood-death-penalty-us-military-court-martial-american-muslim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Americas War World Religion United States Wed, 06 Jul 2011 17:14:00 +0000 News Desk 5669621 at http://www.globalpost.com US warning to airlines over surgically implanted bombs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110706/airline-terrorism-planes-surgically-implanted-bombs-explosives-tsa-body-scanners <p> The new information could lead to additional screening procedures at the nation&rsquo;s airports, as existing scanners &mdash; including controversial full-body scanners &mdash; may not detect bombs implanted under a person&rsquo;s skin.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110706/airline-terrorism-planes-surgically-implanted-bombs-explosives-tsa-body-scanners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Travel/Tourism United States Wed, 06 Jul 2011 17:58:00 +0000 News Desk 5669622 at http://www.globalpost.com Casey Anthony juror goes to Disney World, then breaks silence http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/110707/casey-anthony-juror-breaks-silence-murder-acquittal <p> Jurors were &ldquo;sick to their stomachs&quot; over the not guilty verdict.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/110707/casey-anthony-juror-breaks-silence-murder-acquittal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Home United States Thu, 07 Jul 2011 09:59:00 +0000 News Desk 5669681 at http://www.globalpost.com Gunman in Michigan kills seven, takes hostages, then takes his own life http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110707/gunman-michigan-kills-seven-and-holds-hostages-standoff-police <p> The bodies of seven shooting victims, including two children, were found at two different homes in Grand Rapids, Michigan, earlier in the day, leading to a manhunt for 34-year-old Rodrick Shonte Dantzler.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110707/gunman-michigan-kills-seven-and-holds-hostages-standoff-police" target="_blank">read more</a></p> crime police United States Fri, 08 Jul 2011 04:29:00 +0000 News Desk 5669801 at http://www.globalpost.com US cities rank poorly on most-expensive list http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/global-economy/110708/us-cities-most-expensive-tokyo-dollar-yen <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/global-economy/110708/us-cities-most-expensive-tokyo-dollar-yen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Americas Business Asia-Pacific Europe Culture & Lifestyle Global Economy Middle East United States Fri, 08 Jul 2011 13:13:00 +0000 News Desk 5669827 at http://www.globalpost.com States propose Caylee's Law, to force reporting of missing children http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110708/caylee-anthony-missing-children-law-states-murder-casey <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/110708/caylee-anthony-missing-children-law-states-murder-casey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> United States Fri, 08 Jul 2011 14:28:00 +0000 News Desk 5669834 at http://www.globalpost.com United States http://www.globalpost.com/internal/section-config/united-states <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-section-nav-icon"> <div class="field-label">Navigation Icon:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_section_nav_icon" width="300" height="127" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/nav-icons/usnav.png?1310145039" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-section-article-icon"> <div class="field-label">In-Article Icons:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_section_article_icon" width="97" height="97" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/section-icons/usmap.png?1310135270" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-seo"><legend>SEO</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-metatitle"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> US News - Breaking News and Headlines from GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-metadesc"> <div class="field-label">Meta Description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> U.S. news headlines from GlobalPost. 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