Northeast Times

 Articles by John Loftus

The jury's out

Every seat was filled in the courtroom during last week's closing arguments in the city's historic priest sex abuse trial.


Celebrating among Friends

— Quakers founded Friends Hospital in 1813 as the nation's first free-standing psychiatric hospital.




Prosecutor grills Lynn about protecting minors

When Monsignor William Lynn took the witness stand in his own defense, he testified repeatedly that he did the best he could, within his limited power, to investigate child sex abuse allegations that had been made against parish priests.



The century club

— Advice for a long life: Eat plenty of fruit, work hard and keep a smile on your face.