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Macabre Discovery Made at Irish Home for Unwed Mothers

Leaders of the Catholic Church in Ireland are scrambling to deal with the outrage after a researcher revealed that up to 796 children are believed to be buried in a mass grave near a former home for unwed mothers and their children. The researcher, Catherine Corless, says her discovery of child death records at the center run by the Sisters of Bon Secours in Tuam, County Galway, suggests that a former septic tank filled with bones is the final resting place for most, if not all, of the...

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