The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Cardinal Roger Mahony and a former priest have agreed to pay a total of nearly $10m to settle four child sex abuse cases brought against them.
Lawyers for the victims announced the settlement on Tuesday, while Cardinal Roger Mahony took part in the Conclave to choose a new pope in Rome
BHP reportedly spent millions of dollars on a major sponsorship deal for the 2008 Beijing Olympics [Getty Images]
Investigation launched into allegation that BHP bribed Chinese and foreign officials during 2008 Olympics.
Peter Beaumont in Baghdad