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Lowell Sun
Colombia president says Pope Francis to visitPope Francis waves to the faithful as he arrives for his weekly general audienc
Colombia president says Pope Francis to visit
Lowell Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he arrives for his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini) BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos says Pope... Read more
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Lake Placid News
France working on UN resolution for Syria truceBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:30 p.
France working on UN resolution for Syria truce
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:30 p.m. France says it is working on a new U.N. resolution that would impose a cease-fire in Aleppo. France's U.N. Ambassador Francois Delattre says this means grounding... Read more
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Lake Placid News
UN: 96 children killed in Aleppo since FridayBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:05 p.
UN: 96 children killed in Aleppo since Friday
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:05 p.m. UNICEF says at least 96 children have been killed and more than 220 wounded in eastern Aleppo over the last five days. Justin Forsyth, deputy executive director of... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Russia says it's ready to talk to US on SyriaBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10 p.m.
Russia says it's ready to talk to US on Syria
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10 p.m. The Russian military says it's ready to resume contacts with the U.S. over the situation in Syria. Lt. Gen. Viktor Poznikhir of the military's General Staff said... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Russia says no proof it bombed Syria clinicsBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 9:45 p.m
Russia says no proof it bombed Syria clinics
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 9:45 p.m. Russia says it and Syria are being blamed for an attack on two hospitals in rebel-held Aleppo without any verification. Russian deputy U.N. ambassador Evgeny Zagaynov... Read more
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Boston Herald
France working on UN resolution for Syria truceBEIRUT — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:30 p.m. F
France working on UN resolution for Syria truce
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:30 p.m. France says it is working on a new U.N. resolution that would impose a cease-fire in Aleppo. France's U.N. Ambassador Francois Delattre says this means grounding Syrian... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
France working on UN resolution for Syria truceBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:30 p.
France working on UN resolution for Syria truce
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:30 p.m. France says it is working on a new U.N. resolution that would impose a cease-fire in Aleppo. France's U.N. Ambassador Francois Delattre says this means grounding... Read more
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Daily Herald
Aid group says hospitals strained in AleppoBEIRUT -- The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors With
Aid group says hospitals strained in Aleppo
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT -- The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors Without Borders says the two hospitals bombed in rebel-held eastern Aleppo have been forced to halt all activities, leaving just two hospitals with the ability to carry out... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
UN: 96 children killed in Aleppo since FridayBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:05 p.
UN: 96 children killed in Aleppo since Friday
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 10:05 p.m. UNICEF says at least 96 children have been killed and more than 220 wounded in eastern Aleppo over the last five days. Justin Forsyth, deputy executive director of... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Aid group says hospitals strained in AleppoBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors
Aid group says hospitals strained in Aleppo
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors Without Borders says the two hospitals bombed in rebel-held eastern Aleppo have been forced to halt all activities, leaving just two hospitals with the ability to carry... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Aid group says hospitals strained in AleppoBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors
Aid group says hospitals strained in Aleppo
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors Without Borders says the two hospitals bombed in rebel-held eastern Aleppo have been forced to halt all activities, leaving just two hospitals with the ability to carry... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Aid group says hospitals strained in AleppoBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors
Aid group says hospitals strained in Aleppo
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors Without Borders says the two hospitals bombed in rebel-held eastern Aleppo have been forced to halt all activities, leaving just two hospitals with the ability to carry... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Aid group says hospitals strained in AleppoBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors
Aid group says hospitals strained in Aleppo
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors Without Borders says the two hospitals bombed in rebel-held eastern Aleppo have been forced to halt all activities, leaving just two hospitals with the ability to carry... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Aid group says hospitals strained in AleppoBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors
Aid group says hospitals strained in Aleppo
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors Without Borders says the two hospitals bombed in rebel-held eastern Aleppo have been forced to halt all activities, leaving just two hospitals with the ability to carry... Read more
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CBC.ca
Almost 100 children killed in Aleppo since Friday, UNICEF saysAlmost 100 children have been killed, and 223 have been injured amid intense fi
Almost 100 children killed in Aleppo since Friday, UNICEF says
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
Almost 100 children have been killed, and 223 have been injured amid intense fighting that has gripped the Syrian city of Aleppo since Friday, according to UNICEF. The children of Aleppo are "trapped in a living nightmare," said Justin Forsyth,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrorsBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrors
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m. The head of Doctors Without Borders says people in Aleppo are being taken off life support in order to treat a "multitude" of wounded and that doctors "await their own... Read more
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Boston Herald
Aid group says hospitals strained in AleppoBEIRUT — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors Witho
Aid group says hospitals strained in Aleppo
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Doctors Without Borders says the two hospitals bombed in rebel-held eastern Aleppo have been forced to halt all activities, leaving just two hospitals with the ability to carry out... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrorsBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrors
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m. The head of Doctors Without Borders says people in Aleppo are being taken off life support in order to treat a "multitude" of wounded and that doctors "await their own... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrorsBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrors
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m. The head of Doctors Without Borders says people in Aleppo are being taken off life support in order to treat a "multitude" of wounded and that doctors "await their own... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shellingassault on Aleppo by Russian and Syrian forces over recent days with no evacuat
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shelling
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
assault on Aleppo by Russian and Syrian forces over recent days with no evacuations possible and bodies unburied" demonstrates that the conduct of war today is becoming "a race to the bottom." She said a U.N. Security Council resolution... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrorsBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrors
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m. The head of Doctors Without Borders says people in Aleppo are being taken off life support in order to treat a "multitude" of wounded and "they await their own... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Turkey to finish Syria border wall by FebruaryBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:50 p.m
Turkey to finish Syria border wall by February
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:50 p.m. An official says Turkey is set to complete the construction of a concrete wall along the 911-kilometer (566-mile) Turkey-Syria border by the end of February. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
US threatens to halt talks with Russia on SyriaBEIRUT — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:15 p.m. U.
US threatens to halt talks with Russia on Syria
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT — The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:15 p.m. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is threatening to cut off all contacts with Moscow over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian government attacks on Aleppo end. The State... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey to finish Syria border wall by FebruaryBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:50 p.m
Turkey to finish Syria border wall by February
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:50 p.m. An official says Turkey is set to complete the construction of a concrete wall along the 911-kilometer (566-mile) Turkey-Syria border by the end of February. The... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Aleppo bombers will have to 'answer before God' - popeof those responsible for the bombardment, who will have to answer before God,"
Aleppo bombers will have to 'answer before God' - pope
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
of those responsible for the bombardment, who will have to answer before God," the pope said at his weekly address in St Peter's square, without naming Syria or Russia. He spoke of his "deep pain and serious concern about the events" in... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Ban says Aleppo is worse than 'slaughterhouse'BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:45 p.m
Ban says Aleppo is worse than 'slaughterhouse'
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:45 p.m. U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon says the situation in rebel-held parts of Aleppo is worse than a "slaughterhouse" and implicitly accuses Syria and Russia of committing war... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
US threatens to halt talks with Russia on SyriaBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:15 p.m
US threatens to halt talks with Russia on Syria
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 6:15 p.m. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is threatening to cut off all contacts with Moscow over Syria, unless Russian and Syrian government attacks on Aleppo end. The State... Read more
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RTE News
Aleppo 'worse than a slaughterhouse'has said those behind the bombing of Aleppo will have to "answer before God".
Aleppo 'worse than a slaughterhouse'
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
has said those behind the bombing of Aleppo will have to "answer before God". Speaking during his weekly address in St Peter's Square, without naming Syria or Russia, the Pope spoke of his "deep pain and serious concern about the events" in... Read more
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Christian Today
Aleppo Bombers Will Be Accountable To God, Warns Popebe "accountable to God" for their actions, the Pope said today. Pope Francis,
Aleppo Bombers Will Be Accountable To God, Warns Pope
Christian Today / Posted 2 days ago
be "accountable to God" for their actions, the Pope said today. Pope Francis, speaking at his General Audience today in St Peter's Square at the Vatican, departed from his prepared notes to denounce the air strikes. He appealed once again for... Read more
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Swissinfo
Warplanes knock out Aleppo hospital as Russian-backed assault intensifiesrebel sector, in a battle that has become a potentially decisive turning point
Warplanes knock out Aleppo hospital as Russian-backed assault intensifies
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
rebel sector, in a battle that has become a potentially decisive turning point in the civil war. Shelling damaged at least another hospital and a bakery, killing six residents queuing up for bread under a siege that has trapped 250,000 people... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shellingBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 3:45 p.m
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shelling
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 3:45 p.m. An international relief NGO says bombardment is the leading cause of forced displacement in Syria. In a study published Wednesday, France-based Handicap International... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shellingBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 3:45 p.m
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shelling
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 3:45 p.m. An international relief NGO says bombardment is the leading cause of forced displacement in Syria. In a study published Wednesday, France-based Handicap International... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shelling3:45 p.m. An international relief NGO says bombardment is the leading cause of
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shelling
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
3:45 p.m. An international relief NGO says bombardment is the leading cause of forced displacement in Syria. In a study published Wednesday, France-based Handicap International called the widespread use of shelling, rocket fire, and bombardment the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Raids hit 2 largest hospitals in rebel-held Aleppo: NGOFrancis on Wednesday called for the bombing to stop. "I appeal to the conscien
Raids hit 2 largest hospitals in rebel-held Aleppo: NGO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Francis on Wednesday called for the bombing to stop. "I appeal to the conscience of those responsible for the bombardment, who will have to answer before God," the pope said at his weekly address in St Peter's square, without naming Syria or Rus... Read more
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BBC News
Syria war: Those bombing Aleppo 'must answer to God' - Popein Syria, saying those responsible for killing civilians will have to answer to
Syria war: Those bombing Aleppo 'must answer to God' - Pope
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
in Syria, saying those responsible for killing civilians will have to answer to God. Speaking at a public audience in St Peter's Square in Rome, he called it "an already martyred city, where everybody is dying". Russian-backed Syrian... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Aleppo bombers will have to 'answer before God': popeof those responsible for the bombardment, who will have to answer before God,"
Aleppo bombers will have to 'answer before God': pope
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
of those responsible for the bombardment, who will have to answer before God," the pope said at his weekly address in St Peter's square, without naming Syria or Russia. He spoke of his "deep pain and serious concern about the events" in... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombing11:45 a.m. Pope Francis has decried the assault on the Syrian city of Aleppo,
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombing
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
11:45 a.m. Pope Francis has decried the assault on the Syrian city of Aleppo, saying those responsible for the bombing must answer to God. Francis said at his public audience Wednesday in St. Peter's Square that he's "united in suffering through... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombing11:45 a.m. Pope Francis has decried the assault on the Syrian city of Aleppo,
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombing
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
11:45 a.m. Pope Francis has decried the assault on the Syrian city of Aleppo, saying those responsible for the bombing must answer to God. Francis said at his public audience Wednesday in St. Peter's Square that he's "united in suffering through... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombingBEIRUT -- The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Pope Francis
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombing
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT -- The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): Pope Francis has decried the assault on the Syrian city of Aleppo, saying those responsible for the bombing must answer to God. Francis said at his public audience Wednesday in St.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombingBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 11:45 a.
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombing
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Pope Francis has decried the assault on the Syrian city of Aleppo, saying those responsible for the bombing must answer to God. Francis said at his public audience... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombingBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 11:45 a.
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombing
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Pope Francis has decried the assault on the Syrian city of Aleppo, saying those responsible for the bombing must answer to God. Francis said at his public audience... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombingBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 11:45 a.
Pope Francis condemns Syria bombing
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on the civil war in Syria (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Pope Francis has decried the assault on the Syrian city of Aleppo, saying those responsible for the bombing must answer to God. Francis said at his public audience... Read more
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Daily Mail
Exorcist warns of a demon that seeks to attack FAMILIESbased in Rome, Italy, said the demon, called Asmodeus, was also present in the
Exorcist warns of a demon that seeks to attack FAMILIES
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
based in Rome, Italy, said the demon, called Asmodeus, was also present in the Old Testament story of Tobias. Pictured: St Peter's Square in the Vatican He said that during the exorcism 'the demon was furious and threatened Father Amorth in... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Pope Francis prays for end to violence in MexicoFrancis prays for end to violence in Mexico Pope Francis calls for an end to v
Pope Francis prays for end to violence in Mexico
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 5 days ago
Francis prays for end to violence in Mexico Pope Francis calls for an end to violence in Mexico, during a Jubilee Mass in St. Peter's Square. Nathan Frandino reports. On a bright day at the Vatican, the subject of Pope Francis's Sunday Jubilee... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pope backs opposition to Mexico's gay-marriage proposalFaithful gather to follow Pope Francis celebrating a Jubilee Mass for catechist
Pope backs opposition to Mexico's gay-marriage proposal
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Faithful gather to follow Pope Francis celebrating a Jubilee Mass for catechists, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. (Giuseppe Lami/ANSA via AP) Faithful gather to follow Pope Francis celebrating a Jubilee Mass for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pope backs opposition to Mexico's gay-marriage proposalFaithful gather to follow Pope Francis celebrating a Jubilee Mass for catechist
Pope backs opposition to Mexico's gay-marriage proposal
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
Faithful gather to follow Pope Francis celebrating a Jubilee Mass for catechists, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. (Giuseppe Lami/ANSA via AP) Faithful gather to follow Pope Francis celebrating a Jubilee Mass for... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Illinois man had friendship with Mother TeresaSTREATOR, Ill. - Not too many people can say they had a letter correspondence w
Illinois man had friendship with Mother Teresa
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
STREATOR, Ill. - Not too many people can say they had a letter correspondence with a saint. Beginning in 1985, Ahearn, of Streator, and Mother Teresa of Calcutta exchanged letters - about 30 of them - all the way until a few months before she died... Read more
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Mashable
Rome set to drop 2024 Olympics bid, improving LA's chancesapproved by Rome's city assembly, Raggi's motion to withdraw the bid would leav
Rome set to drop 2024 Olympics bid, improving LA's chances
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
approved by Rome's city assembly, Raggi's motion to withdraw the bid would leave only Los Angeles, Paris and Budapest, Hungary, in the running for the 2024 Games. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will decide on the host city in... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Rome mayor nixes 2024 Olympic bid: 'This city is unlivable'Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi gestures during a press conference after she did not
Rome mayor nixes 2024 Olympic bid: 'This city is unlivable'
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 days ago
Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi gestures during a press conference after she did not show up at a scheduled meeting with a delegation of the Italian Olympic Committee, in Rome, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016. Raggi says it’s irresponsible to bid for 2024... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Rome mayor nixes 2024 Olympic bid: 'This city is unlivable'ROME (AP) - Irresponsible, unsustainable and unaffordable. Refusing to put up
Rome mayor nixes 2024 Olympic bid: 'This city is unlivable'
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
ROME (AP) - Irresponsible, unsustainable and unaffordable. Refusing to put up with more debt in a city besieged by corruption and poor public services, Mayor Virginia Raggi rejected Rome's bid for the 2024 Olympics on Wednesday, effectively dooming... Read more
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