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Feb 20 2016

Vatican: Pope's 'don't build walls' not singling out Trump

On Friday, Lombardi said the pope was simply being consistent with the Gospel's call to offer welcome and solidarity. His anti-immigration stance is a central plank in ...

Feb 20 2016

Over 100 Corpses Found In Colombian 'Model' Prison

Once in prison, he would reportedly bribe prison guards so that they would look the other way, and he also controlled access to one of the wings where the disappearances ...

Feb 20 2016

Zika Virus Will Be "Way Down" by Summer Olympics, WHO Exec Says

Much remains unknown about Zika , including whether the virus actually causes microcephaly , a condition marked by abnormally small head size that can result in develop...

Feb 20 2016

Obama OKs new sanctions against NKorea for nuclear program

State TV announced that North Korea had "successfully placed a satellite in orbit". The legislation also authorises $50 million over the next five years to transmit rad...

Feb 20 2016

Kerry calls Museveni, expresses election concerns

The U.S. says it's concerned about Friday's detention of opposition activists, and Secretary of State John Kerry called Museveni to urge him to reign in the police an...