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  1. 6 new Catholic saints at a glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Pope Francis on Sunday canonized six new saints, two Indians and four Italians, all of whom dedicated their lives to helping the poor. GIOVANNI ANTONIO FARINA, born Jan. 11, 1803, in Gambarella, Italy, province of Vicenza.

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  2. Pope Francis names 6 new saintsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    VATICAN CITY >> Pope Francis canonized six new saints Sunday, including a priest and a nun from the Indian state of Kerala, in a packed ceremony in St. Peter's Square. The pope said the new saints, four Italians from far-flung provinces and two Indians from the Syro-Malabar Church, one of 22 Eastern rite churches that operates in full communion with Rome, provided examples of service to “the smallest and the poorest.” “They dedicated themselves, without holding back, to serving the least and assisting the destitute, sick, elderly and pilgrims,” Francis told the crowd.

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  3. Iran releases British-Iranian woman on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    Undated photo made available Sunday Nov. 23, 2014, showing Iranian-British woman Ghoncheh Ghavami, who was jailed for attending a men's volleyball game in Iran, has been released on bail, according to reports from her family, on Sunday Nov. 23, 2014. Law graduate Ghavami was detained for attending a men's volleyball match on June 20, 2014, and held in solitary confinement.

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  4. Bellew: Cleverly Didn't Fight, Afraid of Being Knocked OutRead the original story

    6 min ago | Boxing Scene

    Tony Bellew has accused Nathan Cleverly of running scared in Saturday's grudge rematch at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Bellew won a split decision against his bitter rival in their WBO & WBA Intercontinental cruiserweight showdown to claim revenge after losing the first fight between the pair three years ago.

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  5. Liverpool player ratings v Palace: Ex-Southampton duo impress - but Reds struggle badlyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Business News

    The Reds made a struggling Crystal Palace side look like world beaters during their 3-1 defeat at Selhurst Park. Here's how the players rated... Another poor performance from the Liverpool goalkeeper.

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  6. UK police chief claims '4 or 5' terror plots foiled this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The China Post

    British police have foiled four or five suspected terror plots this year, the country's most senior police officer said Sunday ahead of a week-long campaign to enlist the public's help in countering the threat. "We've said on average over the last few years it's been about one a year, but this year alone we think four or five," Scotland Yard commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe told BBC television.

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  7. Hitler watercolor sells for US$162,000 at German auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The China Post

    A watercolor of Munich's old city hall believed to have been painted by Adolf Hitler a century ago was sold for 130,000 euros at an auction in Germany on Saturday. Kathrin Weidler, director of the Weider auction house in Nuremberg, said the work attracted bidders from four continents and went to a buyer from the Middle East.

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  8. Albania opens Hoxha's secret Cold War nuclear bunkerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The China Post

    The massive, top-secret Cold War nuclear bunker of former Albanian dictator Enver Hoxha was opened to the public on Saturday, decades after it was built by the paranoid communist regime fearing an attack by the West that never came. The ex-dictator's bed, covered with a red mattress, is still in place in his bunker bedroom, with a Soviet-era radio placed on his bedside table.

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  9. Pope canonizes 2 Indians, 4 ItaliansRead the original story

    15 min ago | New Jersey Herald

    Pope Francis canonized six new saints Sunday, including a priest and a nun from the Indian state of Kerala, in a packed ceremony in St. Peter's Square. The pope said the new saints, four Italians from far-flung provinces and two Indians from the Syro-Malabar Church, one of 22 Eastern rite churches that operates in full communion with Rome, provided examples of service to "the smallest and the poorest."

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  10. Tony Bellew, left, defeated Nathan Cleverly, right, in LiverpoolRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Milford Mercury

    Tony Bellew paid tribute to bitter rival Nathan Cleverly after gaining revenge with a majority points win in their cruiserweight fight at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Three years after dropping an equally tight decision in a bid for Cleverly's WBO light-heavyweight title, the home favourite outworked the Welshman over the final rounds to gain the verdict 116-112 and 115-113 on two judges' cards, with a third voting 115-114 to Cleverly.

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  11. Detained Portugal ex-premier awaits fraud rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates remains in police detention while an investigating magistrate decides whether he should answer charges of corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud. Socrates, who was Portugal's center-left Socialist prime minister from 2005 to 2011, was due in a Lisbon court Sunday for a closed-door interrogation.

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  12. Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the Yas Marina CircuitRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Fermanagh Today

    Hamilton, who won his first title in 2008, took control off the line, surging past title rival and Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg who started on pole. The 29-year-old becomes only the fourth Briton to win more than one world title, joining Jim Clark, Graham Hill and Sir Jackie Stewart.

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  13. 6 new Catholic saints at a glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A faithful holds an Indian flag and a statuette of priest Elias Chavara prior to the start of a Canonization Mass celebrated by Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. Photo: Gregorio Borgia, AP An Indian flag is waved by faithful prior to the start of the Beatification mass of Eufrasia Eluvathingal, Amato Ronconi, Antonio Farina, Kuriakose Elias Chavara, Nicola Saggio da Longobardi and Amato Ronconi celebrated by Pope Francis in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014.

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  14. After nuclear phase-out, Germany eyes coalRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The China Post

    ... her cabinet is set to present its next climate action plan. Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks has said that if Europe's biggest economy doesn't reduce coal use, it has no chance of meeting its 2020 target of cutting Earth-warming carbon ...

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  15. Juncker's EU investment plan risks disappointingRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The China Post

    ... But with cost-conscious and powerful Germany looking on, what the investment plan won't be is a "New Deal" for Europe, an avalanche of state spending to win a quick hit of growth. Overall responsibility for the plan will almost certainly fall on the ...

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  16. The literary cafes of Madrid - great venues in a great literary cityRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | TeleRead

    Here are a few, culled from poet, painter and actress Sandra Barrera Martin 's tribute on Unono.net. La Fugitiva , a bookshop and cafe, "a quiet, cozy place full of curiosities for book lovers," is distinguished by its wide range of cultural activities, book launches, film screenings, readings, and concerts, as well as its English reading club .

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  17. 6 new Catholic saints at a Read the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | News Times

    Pope Francis on Sunday canonized six new saints, two Indians and four Italians, all of whom dedicated their lives to helping the poor. GIOVANNI ANTONIO FARINA, born Jan. 11, 1803, in Gambarella, Italy, province of Vicenza.

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  18. Dutch complete recovery of MH17 wreckageRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The London Free Press

    Local workers carry wreckage from the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 at the site of the plane crash near the village of Hrabove in Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine Nov. 16, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev AMSTERDAM - A week long operation to clear the wreckage from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in Ukraine has been completed, the Dutch government said on Sunday.

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  19. Serbia- The Bodani Monastery in BacRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CNN

    The BoA'ani Monastery is a Serb Orthodox monastery in the BaA ka region, in the northern Serbian province of Vojvodina. The monastery is near the village of BoA'ani, in the BaA municipality.

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  20. '2,000 British Jihadis Fighting With ISIS', Says Muslim MPRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Breitbart.com

    There may be as many as 2,000 Brits currently fighting with ISIS, a Muslim Labour MP has claimed. His estimate, based on his experience as a Member of Parliament for the predominantly Muslim constituency of Birmingham Perry Barr, is roughly four times as high as the official estimate released by the authorities before the summer.

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