Aretha Franklin Has a Song, and a Gift, for the Pope
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Aretha Franklin Has a Song, and a Gift, for the Pope

NEKESA MUMBI MOODY, AP Entertainment Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Getting Aretha Franklin to sing…

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Embrace Immigrants, Pope Francis Urges Congress
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Embrace Immigrants, Pope Francis Urges Congress

ERICA WERNER, Associated Press NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Standing before a rapt…

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Jennifer Hudson, Aretha Franklin Among Stars at Papal Events
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Jennifer Hudson, Aretha Franklin Among Stars at Papal Events

DEEPTI HAJELA, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The stars are coming out for the…

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Pope Speeds Up, Simplifies Process for Marriage Annulments
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Pope Speeds Up, Simplifies Process for Marriage Annulments

NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis radically reformed the process for…

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Prospect of Another Shutdown Looms as Congress Girds for Fights Over Spending
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Prospect of Another Shutdown Looms as Congress Girds for Fights Over Spending

WASHINGTON (New York Times) — When Congress returns for business on Tuesday, lawmakers have scheduled…

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Pope: Priests in Holy Year Can Absolve ‘Sin of Abortion’
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Pope: Priests in Holy Year Can Absolve ‘Sin of Abortion’

FRANCES D’EMILIO, Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is applying his vision of…

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Pope Francis: The Patron Saint of Tourism?
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Pope Francis: The Patron Saint of Tourism?

(Yahoo) – Folks in Philadelphia still speak with pride about the time Pope John Paul…

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Pope Asks Pardon for Church’s ‘Crimes’ Against Indigenous
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Pope Asks Pardon for Church’s ‘Crimes’ Against Indigenous

NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press FRANK BAJAK, Associated Press SANTA CRUZ, Bolivia (AP) — Pope Francis…

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Pope’s ‘Homecoming’ Tour Moves from Ecuador to Bolivia
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Pope’s ‘Homecoming’ Tour Moves from Ecuador to Bolivia

(Reuters) – Pope Francis showed his sense of humor during the last few hours of…

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Pope Brings ‘Church for the Poor’ to South America’s Poorest
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Pope Brings ‘Church for the Poor’ to South America’s Poorest

NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is taking his “church for…

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