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August 27, 2018 - 9:43 am
Pope Francis says parents of gay children shouldn't condemn them, ignore their orientation or throw them out of the house. Rather, he says they should pray, talk and try to understand.
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August 27, 2018 - 9:18 am
Sen. John McCain's Vietnamese jailer said he respected his former inmate and felt sad about his death, as others in Vietnam paid their respects to the former U.S. Navy pilot who became a prisoner of war and later was instrumental in bringing the wartime foes together.
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August 27, 2018 - 7:17 am
By NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Pope Francis declined Sunday to confirm or deny claims by the Vatican's retired ambassador to the United States that he knew in 2013 about sexual misconduct allegations against the former archbishop of Washington, Theodore McCarrick...
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August 25, 2018 - 9:52 am
Pope Francis said at the start of a visit to Ireland on Saturday that he shares the outrage of rank-and-file Catholics over the failure of church authorities to punish the "repugnant crimes" of priests who raped and molested children.
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August 21, 2018 - 3:35 pm
A 95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard who lived quietly in New York City for decades was carried out of his home on a stretcher by federal agents and flown to Germany early Tuesday in what could prove to be the last U.S. deportation of a World War II-era war-crimes suspect.
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August 20, 2018 - 7:55 am
By NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis issued a letter to Catholics around the world Monday condemning the "crime" of priestly sexual abuse and its cover-up and demanding accountability, in response to new revelations in the United States of decades of misconduct by...
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August 20, 2018 - 5:20 am
Dozens of elderly South Koreans crossed the heavily fortified border into North Korea on Monday for heart-wrenching meetings with relatives most haven't seen since they were separated by the turmoil of the Korean War.
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August 18, 2018 - 6:56 am
Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations who rose through its ranks to become the first black African secretary-general, has died. He was 80.
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Divers Discover Lost WWII Ship 75 Years After Sinking In Battle Off Alaska
August 17, 2018 - 3:29 pm
A World War II U.S. Destroyer has been found off the coast of an island in Alaska after being hidden underwater for 75-years.
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August 16, 2018 - 4:30 pm
The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania "criminal and morally reprehensible."
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