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  1. Queen and Pope use Christmas messages to push for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Age

    London: The royal family went to a traditional Christmas Day church service in Sandringham on Christmas morning. The Queen and Prince Philip were joined by Charles, William and Catherine.

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  2. Queen and Pope use Christmas messages to push for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Sydney Morning Herald

    London: The royal family went to a traditional Christmas Day church service in Sandringham on Christmas morning. The Queen and Prince Philip were joined by Charles, William and Catherine.

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  3. Pope wishes Christmas hope and peace for MideastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Bennington Banner

    Pope Francis waves to faithful from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican, Thursday, Dec. 25. Tens of thousands of Romans and tourists in St. Peter's Square listened as the pontiff delivered the Catholic church's traditional "Urbi et Orbi" Christmas message from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica. Francis said: "truly there are so many tears this Christmas."

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  4. Editorial: Blunt words from Pope FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Evening Sun

    In holiday messages at this time of year, the boss usually musters the energy to say nice things to the people who work for him. Even if he's exasperated by the performance of his employees or beset by arrogant bullies on the corporate rungs above him.

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  5. Pope puts Vatican operatives on noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... to Vatican watchers had the benefit of information derived from a secret probe ordered by Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI in the aftermath of the 2012 leaks of his papers, was replete with scathing imagery worthy of the most pithy presidential speech ...

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  6. Vatican arrests activist who bared chest in squareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Star Tribune

    The Vatican says it has arrested the Femen activist who on Christmas Day bared her chest and snatched the statue of Baby Jesus in the life-size Nativity scene in the center of St. Peter's Square. Vatican spokesman the Rev.

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  7. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Iobserve

    By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY - The crying of the Baby Jesus is not the only cry people should hear on Christmas; many children around the world are crying because of war, maltreatment and abuse, Pope Francis said. "Baby Jesus," he said Dec. 25, pausing for effect.

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  8. 2014 year in review, part 1 - Oh, what a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The News-Press

    Marco's Smokehouse Bay bridge work is shown in this photo, taken exclusively for the Sun Times by Capt. Ron Hagerman.

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  9. Pope's challenge a worthy one for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Earlier this week, he forsook the traditional Christmas greeting for a "powerful, violent" dressing-down of the Vatican bureaucracy, accusing the cardinals, bishops and priests who serve him of hypocrisy, greed and arrogance.All of us who put our own interests ahead of others in our business dealings and personal lives are another.Because if men ... (more)

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  10. Pope warns Vatican officials of spiritual illsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | St. Anthony Messenger

    Pope Francis' Christmas greeting to the Vatican bureaucracy this year was an extended warning against a host of spiritual ills to which he said Vatican officials are prone, including "spiritual Alzheimer's," "existential schizophrenia," publicity-seeking, the "terrorism of gossip" and even a poor sense of humor. The pope made his remarks Dec. 22, in a biting half-hour speech to heads of the Roman Curia, the church's central administration, and to cardinals resident in Rome.

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  11. Pope laments the suffering on ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | NWAonline

    A somber Pope Francis steeped his Christmas message to the world Thursday in sadness for those with little cause for joy -- abused children, refugees, hostages and others suffering from violence in the Middle East, Africa, Ukraine and elsewhere. Anguish for children who suffer maltreatment or violence, including in the recent terrorist attack on a Pakistani military school, tempered the pontiff's traditional Christmas Day speech, which he delivered from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica.

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  12. Topless Activist Nabs Jesus from VaticanHours after Christmas address.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | The Daily Beast

    A topless protester attempted to swipe a statue of baby Jesus from the nativity scene in St. Peter's Square in Vatican City on Thursday. Inna Shevchenko, who heads up the feminist activist group Femen, was topless with the words, "God Is Woman" emblazoned on her chest when she tried to steal the figurine.

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  13. GoLocalProv | Politics | Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Go Local

    Speaker Nicholas Mattiello : The House Speaker told a Providence Journal reporter that the state legislature would not just rubber stamp the increases in funding requested by Health Source RI. The House Speaker also said that the state legislature should look to cut expenses to address the budget deficit - in other words, Mattiello is looking to protect taxpayers .

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  14. Somber pope wishes for Mideast peace, joy for childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Boston.com

    A solemn Pope Francis steeped his Christmas message to the world Thursday in sadness for those with little cause for joy - abused children, refugees, hostages, and others suffering from violence in the Middle East, Africa, Ukraine, and elsewhere. Anguish for children who suffer maltreatment or violence, including in the recent terrorist attack on a Pakistani military school, tempered the pontiff's traditional Christmas Day speech, which he delivered from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica.

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  15. Topless protester grabs baby JesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Yahoo!

    An activist from the feminist group Femen bared her breasts in St Peter's Square on Christmas Day and rushed the Nativity scene, grabbing the Baby Jesus figurine. A Vatican police officer wearing a black cape was quick to arrest the blonde activist and wrest the figurine away from her.

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  16. Pope compares Iraqi refugees to JesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Central Chronicle

    Agencies, Vatican : Pope Francis celebrated Christmas Eve with a late-night Mass in St Peter's Basilica after making a phone call to refugees in Iraq who have been forced to flee their homes by ISIS. In the phone call, the Pontiff told refugees at the tent camp in Ankawa, northern Iraq, that they too were like Jesus and were forced to flee because there was no place for them.

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  17. MomentumEVIL Eating EvilRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 25 | American Reporter

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- "So, Kid, what do you think about this whole serial comma business?" asked Karl, my friend and part-time curmudgeon.

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  18. Mind da News: Pope Francis' Talk to the CuriaRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 25 | MindaNews

    Last December 22, Pope Francis had his annual meeting with the Roman Curia, the top central administrative body of the Roman Catholic Church composed of cardinals and archbishops. Traditionally, this is the occasion to exchange Christmas greetings.

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  19. The Record: Astounding popeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | NorthJersey.com

    ON MONDAY, Pope Francis delivered his Christmas speech inside the Vatican. Seated before him were the powerful leaders of the Roman Curia, the administrative arm of the Catholic Church.

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  20. 'So many tears this Christmas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Malaysia Chronicle

    POPE Francis has roundly condemned jihadist violence and the "brutal persecution" of religious minorities in a Christmas message to the world's 1.2 billion Catholics and millions of others. Speaking to a packed crowd outside Saint Peter's Basilica, the popular Argentine pontiff also made a strong call to end violence wrought against children amid "indifference and tears."

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