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Pope Francis Asks for Forgiveness

THE POPE ADMITS "GRAVE ERRORS" AND ASKS FOR FORGIVENESS IN THE CHILE SEX ABUSE SCANDAL

1/1The Pope admits “grave errors” and asks for forgiveness in the Chile sex abuse scandal. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Pope Francis is admitting to what he calls “grave errors” in handling a sexual abuse scandal in Chile. In a letter Wednesday to the Bishops of the Episcopal Conference of Chile, the pontiff asks for forgiveness from all those…

Birth Plans for Duchess Kate’s 3rd Royal Baby Revealed

ROYAL BABY: PALACE REVEALS NEW DETAILS OF BIRTH ARRANGEMENTS

1/1Royal baby: Palace reveals new details of birth arrangements. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The royal baby watch has begun. The Duchess of Cambridge will give birth to her third child sometime this month. And now Kensington Palace has revealed the baby will be born at Saint Mary’s hospital in London. Barriers and parking restrictions are being put in…

Pm Netanyahu Cancels Migrantagreement

ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER NETANYAHU CANCELS MIGRANT RELOCATION AGREEMENT

1/1Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu cancels migrant relocation agreement. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu cancels migrant relocation agreement. That came less than a day after announcing a deal with UNHCR to relocate thousands and allowing thousands more to remain in Israel. Netanyahu announced his decision in a meeting with citizens of south Tel Aviv where many…

China’s Space Lab Plummets to Earth

CHINA'S TIANGONG-1 SPACE LAB RE-ENTERED THE EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE MONDAY MORNING LOCAL TIME AND FELL INTO THE MIDDLE OF THE SOUTH PACIFIC

1/1China’s Tiangong-1 space lab re-entered the Earth’s atmosphere Monday morning local time and fell into the middle of the South Pacific. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – China’s Tiangong-1 Space Lab re-entered the earth’s atmosphere and plumetted into the middle of the South Pacific Monday local time. That’s according to china’s manned space agency. The agency also mentioned that “most…

NASA: Arctic Winter Sea Ice Among Lowest on Record

SIZE OF ARCTIC SEA ICE COVER AT SECOND-LOWEST LEVEL ON RECORD

1/1Size of Arctic sea ice cover at second-lowest level on record Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – The size of the Arctic Sea ice is extremely low for a fourth year in a row. The Northern Arctic Sea ice grows and shrinks depending on the season. But NASA says the ice cover reached its maximum size for the year last…

Convicted Killer “Stocking Strangler” Executed

Victim's Families, Detectives who worked Case Witness Execution

Condemned killer Carlton Gary was executed at the Jackson State Prison last Thursday night. Gary appealed to the Georgia Supreme Court, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeal and the US Supreme Court but all three declined to stay the execution. Forty years ago, the serial killer terrorized Columbus.  Gary targeted elderly victims, raping and beating them and then strangling the…

Stocking Strangler Expected Last Minute Stay

Wife of Carlton Gary filed last minute Petition for New Attorney

According to Carlton Gary’s wife, Debra the convicted killer was expecting another last minute stay of execution. Debra Gary appeared at the Federal Court Building in Columbus to file an emergency petition for a new attorney for her husband. The wife of the infamous Stocking Strangler told First News Gary’s attorneys had not been to visit him in person in…

North Korea Willing to Freeze Missile, Nuke Tests

SOUTH KOREA: NORTH KOREA READY TO FREEZE MISSILE, NUKE TESTS

1/1South Korea: North Korea ready to freeze missile, nuke tests. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – North Korea is reportedly ready to talk to the U.S. about giving up its nuclear weapons. According to South Korean officials, Kim Jong-Un also told a high-level delegation he will halt nuclear and missile tests while in talks with South Korea. The announcements come…

Do Antidepressant Drugs Work

Your Health Minute

Doctors investigate how well anti-depressant drugs are working for patients. In Your Health Minute,  A new study confirms medications that treat depression are effective. British researchers looked at over 500 clinical trials comparing 21 commonly used antidepressants. All of the drugs were better than a placebo for treating depression in adults although some worked better than others. Experts say this…

Volkswagen Workers Get Pay Bump, More Vacay

MANY VOLKSWAGEN WORKERS WILL GET 45 VACATION DAYS

1/1Many Volkswagen workers will get 45 vacation days. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Volkswagen workers in Germany are about to get a bump in pay, and in some cases, more time off. It’s the result of a deal negotiated by roughly 120,000 unionized employees. The pay raise will start in May, with a jump in bonuses and pension benefits…