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Comcast beats Fox with $39 billion bid for European pay-TV giant Sky

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Young Catholics shun modern life, embrace religion in U.K.

Statistics compiled by the National Office for Vocation show that just seven women joined religious orders in England and Wales in 2004. By 2014, that...

Vatican announces deal with China on bishop appointments

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Gunmen attack Iran military parade, killing dozens

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Survivor pulled from capsized Tanzania ferry days after deadly disaster

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Indian bishop arrested on charges of raping nun

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Snapchat addict who posted video of dying boyfriend is sentenced to 14 years for...

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Kenya lifts ban on lesbian film, making it eligible for Oscars

NAIROBI — A Kenyan judge temporarily lifted a ban on an acclaimed film portraying a lesbian relationship on Friday, making it eligible to be...

China warns U.S. to withdraw new sanctions or 'bear the consequences'

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China warns U.S. to withdraw new sanctions or 'bear the consequences'

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