Pope Francis condemns sex abuse by Catholic priests

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Pope Francis condemns sex abuse by Catholic priests

Pope Francis, along with other church leaders, has condemned child sexual abuse by priests. The church has already begun implementing reforms to more strictly discipline guilty members in an effort to respond to the…

An arcane word has been added to the English language

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An arcane word has been added to the English language

Written by Staff Writer The French language seems to be having a rough time right now. Just last month, the Italian version of the word “shorthand” dropped the word “facilitate” because it’s seen as…

Cuba cracks down on dissent, yet journalist says he’s not leaving

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Cuba cracks down on dissent, yet journalist says he’s not leaving

Cuba has been cracking down on dissent. Journalists will have to obtain official permission before reporting on sensitive topics such as migration or abortion and are forbidden from transmitting material from radio and television…

Israel rejects plan for US Consulate in East Jerusalem

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Israel rejects plan for US Consulate in East Jerusalem

Written by Staff Writer Israel doubled down on its rejection of plans for a U.S. Consulate in East Jerusalem, saying there is “no room” for one. The U.S. Consulate General in Jerusalem currently operates…