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Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl Chumley is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times. Previously, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times' digital aggregation product, Times247. She's also a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Phillips Foundation. She can be reached at

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

Myanmar demonstrators hold banners in support of President Thein Sein's objections to a Time magazine cover article titled "The Face of Buddhist Terror," at City Hall in Yangon, Myanmar, on Sunday, June 30, 2013. Myanmar authorities banned the July 1 issue of the newsweekly because the article, which is about a Buddhist monk accused of fueling recent religious violence in the country. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)

Sri Lanka bans Time magazine issue on terrorism

Sri Lanka on Tuesday banned the sale of the latest issue of Time magazine because of the newsweekly's feature article on terrorism, describing recent clashes between Buddhists and Muslims. Published July 2, 2013

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, archbishop of New York

New York's Cardinal Dolan accused of shielding pedophile priests: documents

The Catholic Church in Milwaukee shielded and defended from prosecution numerous priests accused of pedophilia, hundreds of newly released documents show. And among the document dump: New revelations that New York's archbishop helped shield the church from the financial hit it was taking from sexual abuse charges. Published July 2, 2013

** FILE ** Donald Trump waves after addressing the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington on Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011. (AP Photo)

Donald Trump on Edward Snowden: Kill the 'traitor'

Edward Snowden, the man at the heart of the NSA information leaks, is nothing but a "traitor" — and America ought to recreate history in dealing with him, real estate mogul Donald Trump said on a "Fox & Friends" interview. Published July 2, 2013

Opponents of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi wave Egyptian flags outside the presidential palace in Cairo on Monday, July 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

Five Cabinet ministers step down as protests surge in Egypt

The millions of Egyptians protesting President Mohammed Morsi's government inched a bit closer to collapsing their Muslim Brotherhood-backed leadership on Monday, as five top Cabinet ministers announced their resignations. Published July 1, 2013

**FILE** Grant Olan (center), of Washington, D.C., joins crowds gathering in front of the Supreme Court building on June 26, 2013, for the California Proposition 8 case as a decision is expected to be announced on the last day of the court's term. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Supreme Court postscript: Gay couple marry, get green card OK'd

Two days after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down parts of the Defense of Marriage Act, the federal law that defined marriage as a union of male and female only, more history was made: A gay couple in Florida became the first to see their green card petition approved, a lawyer for the pair said. Published July 1, 2013